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Trivia Tuesday- Do you know the story behind why Jack Daniels named his whiskey Old No.7 and not No.7?

Jack Daniels Old No.7 Story It is considered as Jack's greatest coup, the name he gave to his high-quality product—"Old No. 7". Apparently, nobody knows why. The official historian at the Jack Daniel Distillery today says it's the most often asked question during factory tours. Imagination has led to many a theories that have been… Continue reading Trivia Tuesday- Do you know the story behind why Jack Daniels named his whiskey Old No.7 and not No.7?

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Who is this guy, Steve Darcis?

  Now known as the giant killer who led to Rafael Nadal's exit in the first round from Wimbledon.   Who is he? 29 years old Country-Belgium Highest ATP Ranking- 44 Current ATP Ranking- 135 2008- defeated Robin Soderling in an ATP event final 2011- defeated Michael Llodra in 1st rd of French Open 2011- defeated Nikolay… Continue reading Who is this guy, Steve Darcis?

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Cerebration-The Hindu Businessline Quiz- Delhi

QM- Giri "Pickbrain" Prelims:- 1.Which Indian woman was the first woman to captain a 787 dreamliner? Ans. Nivedita Bhasin 2. Which photo sharing app was recently acquired by Facebook? Ans. Instagram 3. Which company owns brands like thermocot, bumchums? Ans. Rupa 4. Vyomesh joshi has recently joined which Indian IT major? Ans. Wipro 5. Which… Continue reading Cerebration-The Hindu Businessline Quiz- Delhi

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Superman threatens to renounce US citizenship

After years of declaring he stood for "truth, justice and the American way," Superman has provoked the ire of rightwingers by threatening to renounce his US citizenship. In the latest issue of Action Comics, which went on sale on Wednesday, the Man of Steel decides to take the step after he intervenes in a protest… Continue reading Superman threatens to renounce US citizenship

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Defunct Airlines of India

Apart from the current Kingfisher, Indian Airlines, Indigo, Jet airways and all, India has seen its share of airline operators who tried and burnt their hands at civil aviation and subsequently quit, and have been thus, forgotten. In this post some of their rare photos are being shared. Note: Air Sahara, Air Deccan, Tata Airlines,… Continue reading Defunct Airlines of India