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Man Finally Fired After Missing Work For 25 Years
A man in India hasn’t shown up for work for the past 25 years and finally gets fired. A.K. Verma went home sick one day in 1990 and never came back to work. He tried to take an extension of leave but was denied so he just didn’t come in.
Minister of Yoga Appointed in India
India is beginning to promote alternative therapies and home-grown health treatments for the people of their country. Health remedies and exercise are also being suggested that includes yoga. To that point they have appointed a Minister of Yoga.
The Last Telegram Will Be Sent in India on July 14
Telegrams in the United States haven’t been sent for years as the service was stopped, but in India, sending a telegram, to some, is still popular, but that is about to end. On July 14, the last telegram, anywhere in the world, will be sent and that will end the service for good.
Daredevil Dies Attempting World Record
A daredevil in India, attempting to get into the Guinness Book of World Records, recently died during his attempt. Sailendra Nath Roy was trying to cross the River Teesta on a zip-line, which spans 180 yards over the river, attached by his ponytail to a pulley on the wire.  Hundreds of people w…