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Reports by Pagla Ghoda

Government caps number of bribes at 100 per day per babu

Government caps number of bribes at 100 per day per babu

Sep 26, 2011 Comments

Government claims that the decision will help reduce the level of corruption and black money in India. The decision follows TRAI’s restriction on number of SMSs sent by any user in a single day to reduce telemarketing spam. However experts believe that this step might not reduce corruption as the amount allowed in a single bribe was not capped, in fact, this will just legalize bribery.

Arindam’s next best-seller to clear the air on “Inception”

Arindam’s next best-seller to clear the air on “Inception”

Jul 24, 2010 Comments

Are you one of those movie goers who are not able to understand Inception? Are you getting weird dreams and dreams within those, and further dreams within those? If that is true then you need not worry because B-school evangelist and leader of young minds, Arindam Chaudhuri, has a solution for you – his new book and next bestseller “Count your dreams before you get a kick”.

Himesh beats Phoonk 2, declares 10 lakh challenge for his album

Himesh beats Phoonk 2, declares 10 lakh challenge for his album

Mar 29, 2010 Comments

Actor, singer, composer, and heartthrob Himesh Reshammiya has bettered Ram Gopal Varma’s 5 lakh rupees Phoonk 2 challenge and has offered 10 lakh rupees to anyone who can take up his Aansuon Ka Dard challenge. Aansuon Ka Dard is the name of the upcoming album of Himesh and it contains 10 brand new songs sung in different styles, with and without nose, by the legendary singer.

Rahul Dravid haggles with Auto driver, misses IPL match

Rahul Dravid haggles with Auto driver, misses IPL match

Mar 20, 2010 Comments

What might otherwise have been considered a routine price haggling between a Bangalore Autowala and a passenger turned ugly when the passenger was none other than our own Rahul Dravid. Jammy was looking for an Auto to Chinnaswamy Stadium for the IPL match between RCB and DD, when he met this Autowala, who allegedly took him on a joy ride causing him to reach the venue 2 hours late and hence miss the match.

Mujrim Jeevandas loses temper, beats judge with plywood

Mujrim Jeevandas loses temper, beats judge with plywood

Mar 15, 2010 Comments

In shocking chain of events, an 85-years-old accused named Jeevandas lost all his control and pounced on the session Judge when the judge announced a new date for another hearing of his case. He apparently tore off a piece of plywood from judge’s desk and started hitting him with that piece. Judge B.M. Dablue, who was badly injured, was taken to a nearby dispensary and was discharged after minor stitches on his back and butts.