Rudyard KiplingSalman RushdieV.S. NaipaulGeorge Orwell
Unlike the other authors on this list, the author of "A House Of Mr. Biswas" was born in Trinidad.
The world's highest post office is in the village of Hikkim, located 14,400 feet above sea level.
Although India qualified for the 1950 World Cup, they withdrew without playing, citing travel cost and lack of practice time.
Nanda, who was acting Prime Minister following the deaths of Jawaharlal Nehru and Lal Bahadur Shastri, was in office for a total of 26 days.
Shah Alam IIAhmad Shah BahadurBahadur Shah IIJahandar Shah
Bahadur Shah II.
The last Mughal ruler of India was dethroned and exiled to Burma during the 1857 Revolt, and died five years later.
Also known as the Tsangpo-Brahmaputra, the river originates in the Angsi glacier, which is located in Tibet.
A.R. RahmanR.D. BurmanRavi ShankarNaushad Ali
Shankar was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Music Score for his work on the 1982 movie Gandhi, but lost to John Williams' ET.
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Rekha – Amitabh Bachchan.
Starting with 1973's "Namak Haraam", the duo have appeared in 18 films together.
Mohammad FarooqMaqbool FidaMohammad FaisalMichael Fassbender
The famous artist died in 2011, at the age of 95.
All the other cities were included in a May 2016 WHO report of the top 20 most polluted cities on the planet.
The name of this dance form, which traces its roots back to ancient North India, comes from the Sanskrit word "katha'", meaning story.
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Media and television personality Pritish Nandy opened India's first cyber café in 1996 at Hotel Leela Kempinski in Mumbai.
Roger BinnyMohinder AmarnathM.L.K. PataudiVinoo Mankad
In 1948, Mankad controversially ran out a batsman on the bowler's end before delivering the ball, which is now known as "Mankading".
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Bachchan was initially named "Inquilaab", but his father Harivansh Rai eventually changed his name to Amitabh.
According to a report from Jana, SHAREit ousted apps like WhatsApp and Facebook amongst India's Android users in 2015.