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Government saves Indian slipper attack MP from flight ban

An Indian lawmaker with a business class air ticket boards an all-economy Air India flight, fights with attendants for not honoring his ticket, refuses to disembark on landing (thereby delaying the next flight for 40 minutes), slaps an airline manager with slippers, is threatened with a ban… but is then finally allowed to fly without tendering an apology. […]