There are more beehives in India than any other country, an estimated 9,800,000.
The number of beehives in the world is estimated to be 72,642,755.
SWATSwat is a principality on the Northwest Frontier, which has been a part of Pakistan... MORE
UKRAINEThe area of Ukraine is about 235,000 square miles, making it the largest country totally... MORE
TRAFFIC LIGHTSThe world's first traffic lights were a gas-powered contraption erected just off Parliament Square in... MORE
TATTOOThe first tattoos were carried out by the Egyptians, possibly as early as 4000BC. The... MORE
BARBIEThe Barbie Doll was designed by Mattel executive Ruth Handler and made her first appearance... MORE
LUTONAccording to a survey in 2010 by the Invertebrate Conservation Trust, Selbourne Road, Luton, is... MORE
PRISONERSThe United States hole more prisoners in their jails than any other country.
The top five... MORE
St KITTS and NEVISThe Federation of St Kitts and Nevis (formerly the Federation of St Christopher and Nevis)... MORE
HANDELHandel's Music For The Royal Fireworks was written to celebrate the end of the War... MORE
TRAINSThe earliest use of the word 'train' in the Oxford English Dictionary dates back to... MORE
DIANADiana was the first English bride of an heir to the British throne since 1659.... MORE
TIGERThe tiger not only has striped fur, its skin is striped too. ... MORE
LICENCE PLATESIn October 2001, a Federal Appeals Court in the USA ruled that a Vermont car... MORE
BALLETTwo thousand ballet-goers were evacuated from London's Royal Opera House one evening in 2001 when... MORE
MONTEZUMA IIAccording to Cortes, Montezuma, last king of the Aztecs, was very neat and clean, took... MORE
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