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Tuesday, Oct 26, 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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  • Mulligatawny soup may have been the first dish of Indian origin served on a flight, on Graf Zeppelin’s 1929 journey around the world
  • Till Aug 31 last year, the PMO helped 12,858 people who wrote to PM Modi, disbursing Rs 174.99 crore
  • When he became BJP president, Nitin Gadkari went to the CPI office to take A.B. Bardhan’s blessings
  • The population of donkeys in India has fallen by 76 per cent since 1951... but the mule population is up by 233 per cent
  • After 712 babies had been photographed, Shashi Thar­oor’s sisters, Shobha and Smita, became the first models for Amul ads in 1961
  • ‘Error 451’ is the new HTTP code for online censorship
  • The coconut tree loses its ‘tree status’ in Goa. No okay needed to cut it down now.

Compiled by Uttam Sengupta and Alka Gupta

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