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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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2016-06-10T23:07:18+05:30

  • Legal eagle Kapil Sibal’s assets have gone up Rs 74 crore in the Congress’s two years out of power
  • 9 am is the best time for recreational sex for men; midnight to 2 am for women wanting to have a baby as ovulation is at its highest
  • The Indian economy grew at an average annual rate of 1 per cent in the period 1900-45
  • Arvind Kejriwal’s government has spent Rs 16 lakh every day on print ads since coming to power
  • 164 million Indians were lifted out of poverty between 2005 and 2012
  • The football legend Gary Linekar eats five packets of potato chips every week
  • Virat Kohli had a Bradman-esque average of 99.33 in T20 matches this year

Compiled by Uttam Sengupta and Alka Gupta

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