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Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021
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VII Things We Learnt Last Week

VII Things We Learnt Last Week
VII Things We Learnt Last Week
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  • The first search Alibaba founder Jack Ma made when he saw a computer connected to the internet was for “beer”
  • Caudillismo, meaning a system of government under which a popular leader has absolute power, was among the words asked to be spelt at this year’s US Spelling Bee contest 
  • Indian students in the US spend more on tuition than India as a whole spends on education 
  • The P.V. Narasimha Rao regime re-promulgated seven ordinances, highest by any government 
  • 24 policemen are deployed at former Bihar CM Jitan Manjhi’s official residence to guard the garden’s fruits and vegetables 
  • There are more pet dogs (52.2 mn) than children in Brazil 
  • Pope Francis hasn’t watched TV for 19 years now
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