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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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  • Sushma Swaraj wears white on Monday, red or maroon on Tuesday, green on Wedn­es­day, yellow on Thursday, grey on Friday, black on Saturday
  • Rs 11,75,967: cost to send a ‘normal’ 100 gm letter from Earth to planet Mars
  • Tamil Nadu CM Jayala­litha has filed 190 criminal defamation cases against media publications and political rivals
  • The Beatles wrote 40 songs during their stay at Mahar­ishi Mahesh Yogi’s ashram in Utt­a­r­akhand in 1967 to learn TM
  • Cricketer Suresh Raina’s two cars, a Mini Cooper and an Audi Q7, have the registration numbers 0003 and 3000
  • Music great Johann Strauss’s third wife was called Adele
  • Biriyani first finds mention in Tamil literature in 2 AD, as a fragrant rice dish, ‘Oon Soru’

Compiled by Uttam Sengupta and Alka Gupta

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