Police have initiated an inquiry after six persons from Gujarat, who failed to speak in English in front of a US court despite having good IELTS scores (International English Language Testing System). The guys were apprehended entering US on a boat from Canada in March. As part of the investigation, the proprietors of the agency that was authorized to administer the exam have been summoned to appear before the police.
Well-known stand-up comedian Kenny Sebastian shared an image of an English exam paper on Instagram, which went viral. The image showed a segment of creative writing skills that included a text about the comedian. "Mr. Kenny Sebastian, the popular stand-up comedian, was to perform in your school..." read the paragraph. He captioned the photo with, "This feels more like an achievement than any award honestly."
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A viral video in Karnataka stirred outrage, showing a client asking a Kentucky-Fried-Chicken (KFC) staff to play Kannada instead of English music inside the restaurant, and staff rejecting. Several social media users have started tweeting with the hashtag "RejectKFC" to demand a boycott in response to the video. KFC released a statement that read, "KFC India would like to reiterate that we hold the highest regard for all cultures and… read-more
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