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Baksheesh

Arabic for "gratuity," which is used as a euphemism for bribery.
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Born in the village of Bhullar, India, Mr Bhullar followed his older brothers Mohan and Bakshish to the UK in 1956 and moved straight to Huddersfield.
Highway 2, Leavenworth; Teri Bakshish LLC, Kaur Baijinder and Santokh Singh applied to assume the license to sell beer and wine at the grocery store from Icicle Quik Stop Inc.
Bakshish Virdi, aged 48, of Foxford Crescent, Alderman's Green, Coventry, driving with an incorrect licence and failing to produce a licence, fined pounds 50.
Namdhari loyalist Satnam Singh, Balkar Singh, Bj Singh, Pargat Singh, Kulbir Singh, Bakshish Singh and Hardayal Singh have been accused of being part of the conspiracy.
On Sunday, Police produced Pradeep Singh along with Bakshish Singh before the duty magistrate.
Bakshish Singh Jugpal, aged 44, of Radford Road, Leamington, 11 charges of obtaining money by deception, fined pounds 2,750 and ordered to pay compensation of pounds 2,696.
Identified as Satnam Singh, Balkar Singh, Bj Singh, Pargat Singh, Kulbir Singh, Bakshish Singh and Hardayal Singh, the seven were chargesheeted along with former Uttarakhand minority commission chief and Ponty aide S.
Bakshish Singh alias Baba was arrested on Saturday by a team of the special operation cell of the intelligence wing of Punjab police.
Bakshish Singh, aged 39, of Nuffield Road, Courthouse Green, Coventry, failing to provide a specimen of breath, fined pounds 200 and banned from driving for one year.
The men, allegedly bearing allegiance to Namdhari, have been identified as Satnam Singh alias Satte, Balkar Singh, Bj Singh, Pargat Singh, Kulbir Singh, Bakshish Singh and Hardayal Singh.
Renowned chef Bakshish Dean feels " Women prefer trying gourmet food as they like good things, however even men are quite adventurous when it comes to tasting new things.
Some of the chefs from Flurys came and trained our chefs," says Bakshish Dean of The Park.