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VII Things We Learnt Last Week

VII Things We Learnt Last Week
VII Things We Learnt Last Week
outlookindia.com
2016-02-20T01:18:08+05:30
  • Since 1992, “Evergreen” has been the Secret Service’s codename for Hillary Clinton
  • 19 people have died while taking selfies in India since 2014, the highest casualty figure in the world
  • Michelangelo painted all those classics despite arthritis in his hands
  • R.K. Pachauri has taken 650 wickets in cricket; poor Anil Kumble only has 611
  • It will take 320 years for all the pending court cases in India to be resolved
  • Nobel laureate Amartya Sen was christened by Rabindranath Tagore
  • The Egypian wrestler Nicantinous was involved in the first recorded incidence of match-fixing, in AD 267

Compiled by Uttam Sengupta and Alka Gupta

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