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Bus passenger in India arrested over stinking socks

NEW DELHI: Indian police arrested a man after his stinking socks caused an altercation in a passenger bus in the capital city. A tourist from Bihar who was travelling from Dharamshala to Delhi in a Volvo bus has been booked for “causing public nuisance” after he allegedly got into an altercation with fellow passengers over smelly socks. The incident took place last week when Prakash Kumar, 27, who was travelling to Delhi from Dharamshala, took off his socks and shoes in the bus. Unable to bear the stink emanating…

Trudeau sparks Star Wars-Star Trek spat with Chewbacca socks

OTTAWA: Justin Trudeau’s choice in socks sparked a light-hearted Twitter competition between the stars of Star Wars and Star Trek after the Canadian Prime Minister sported Chewbacca hosiery during high-profile appearances in New York City this week. Star Wars actor Mark Hamill applauded the appearance of his Wookie comrade on Trudeau’s socks, tweeting on Thursday it was “another reason” he loves the prime minister. But Canadian actor William Shatner, who starred in the rival Star Trek franchise, suggested his feelings…