A LIMITED-EDITION Aston Martin that featured on a rare stamp has sold for a staggering £607,000. The 1965 DB5 was handpicked by the Royal Mail in 2013 to feature on a set of stamps which celebrated the best cars in British car making history. The GT model received plenty of interest when it went under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions. The Aston Martin was originally bought in 1988 by Colin Storm, a businessman who worked as the managing director of Burger King and Guinness, before being sold in 2002.After being printed on the one-off stamp, the car was then bought by radio presenter Chris Evans who kept it for 12 months. The former Top Gear host then sold it to a private dealer, who changed its colour from blue to a 007-inspired silver. The DB5 is powered by a three litre engine and boasts an eye-catching red leather interior. The set of motoring stamps featured six much-loved British cars, including a 1961 Jaguar E-Type, 1965 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow, 1962 MG MGB and 1976 … [Read more...] about Limited-edition Aston Martin DB5 that featured on classic commemorative stamp sells for £600,000
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Recent statistics show that the situation is no different across the country with several hospitals lacking the infrastructure to manage a breakout of a blaze.Dillip Satpathy & Nirmalya Behera report. IMAGE: A nurse peers out of the damaged SUM Hospital in Bhubaneshwar that killed at least 20. Photograph: PTI The fire mishap on Monday at Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospitals in Bhubaneswar that killed at least 20 has brought the fire safety norms and their execution under the scanner across the country. This comes barely five years after the Kolkata AMRI Hospital blaze in 2011 that had claimed 89 lives. The police have arrested four employees of SUM Hospital including its superintendent and booked them under sections of the Indian Penal Code that deal with culpable homicide and negligence on fire matters. “More arrests are likely,” said Y B Khurania, commissioner of police. The state government has instituted two probes, one by the revenue divisional … [Read more...] about SHOCKING: In Odisha, only 3 of 500 hospitals are fire ready
Photo: AleksandarNakic/iStock Photo: AleksandarNakic/iStock Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: AleksandarNakic/iStock 5 Crucial Questions to Ask Before You Flip Your First House 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Thanks to the seemingly endless glut of home improvement TV shows like “Flip or Flop,” “Masters of Flip,” and “Rehab Addict,” it seems like flipping houses has become America’s favorite pastime. But for the inexperienced, house flipping can be a dangerous and costly game. Make one wrong move, and that “great investment” can turn into a monumental mistake. Don’t want your first flip to be a flop? Here are five questions you might never think to ask yourself, but totally should, before … [Read more...] about 5 Crucial Questions to Ask Before You Flip Your First House
With the fashion industry seeing a steady hike in the last decade, our Bollywood celebrities have truly levelled up to become the biggest and the best fashion influencers in the country. A conversation about stylish celebrities in India would be incomplete without Deepika Padukone. For her latest appearance, Deepika was dressed to the nines, doing complete justice to the reputation that precedes her. Deepika’s elegant, feminine and sometimes experimental sense of style is loved by many. For her latest outing, Deepika chose to do away with her usual classic colours and picked up a rather bright red dress. The Rosie Assoulin midi dress featured a strappy fitted corset at the top, with a sweetheart neckline, bouffant sleeves, and a balloon silhouette for the skirt in the bottom. The fit and flare silhouette showed off the best of Deepika’s features. View this post on Instagram RED- is the color that makes people hungry. Red also instantly attracts attention,makes people … [Read more...] about Deepika Padukone looks ‘red hot’ in her latest look!
Apple and memes go hand in hand. Every time Apple announces iPhone's upgraded version, netizens go berserk, while sharing funny memes. The most common and classic one is 'selling the kidney' meme. So, today, when iPhone 11 was launched, netizens couldn't stop themselves from sharing Bollywood memes. Most of the funniest memes feature Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan and it will surely leave you in splits. Check it out below and thank us later for taking you on the funniest roller-coaster ride.. Tim Cook at #AppleEvent pic.twitter.com/wkNLJCM5WN — Godman Chikna (@Madan_Chikna) September 10, 2019 iPhone users to MI users#iPhone11 pic.twitter.com/kJlIMxfF9v — Rahul 🇮🇳🌈 (@BeingTrickyy) September 10, 2019 Pic1: Before #iPhone11 Launch#iPhone11 Launch pic.twitter.com/0lume5uLTS — Farrukh Shahzad Chauhan (@FarrukhFL) September 10, 2019 #iPhone11 #AppleEvent#iPhone11 pic.twitter.com/Y39H6bo2lV — Jitesh Rochlani (@jiteshrochlani) September 10, … [Read more...] about Rib-tickling Bollywood Memes On iPhone 11 Launch; Akshay Kumar & Salman Khan Take Over The Internet