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5 Facts About Donald Trump That You Don't Know Ever

Hemant Verma - 1:50 PM
Donald Trump has become one of the most well-known Americans through his business dealings, television shows including "The Apprentice," and frequent appearances in the media, and he plans to announce on Tuesday if he will seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016. But as the this news is also flashing in the world media that he will be the next president of United States of America. Many times we saw that not only in India but also in the world, peoples are misbehaving and don't liking his attitude just because of some controversial debates related with the national and international politics, thats why we found some interesting facts about him and we thinks that we should share it with our audiences, perhaps you will like it or perhaps not and this is our major duty for this task. Hope you like it.  

But there are still a number of things about "The Donald" that are not widely known.

Lists of Cars and Bikes that Robert Vadara Owns

Hemant Verma - 10:07 PM
Businessman Robert Vadra is a controversial figure. The husband of Priyanka Gandhi, who happens to be the daughter of the late Rajiv Gandhi and the current Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, Robert Vadra has been accused of making windfall gains through shady property deals. We’re not a political blog, and so we’ll steer clear of the shady stuff. Let’s talk cars and see what Robert Vadra drives. Oh, and he’s also said to have a thing for motorcycles and cycles. We’ll touch upon those things too.

Porsche Panamera

Robert Vadra Porsche Panamera
The Porsche Panamera is perhaps the sportiest car in the Robert Vadra garage. The Panamera is a grand tourer, one that combines sportscar-like performance in a luxury car setting. A comfortable, high performance machine for four, Robert Vadra is seen driving this car with his dog on the front seat.
Robert Vadra in his Panamera
The car is available with turbo diesel, petrol and petrol-hybrid engine options. The least priced Panamera sold in India costs about 1.16 crore rupees, going all the way up to 1.6 crore rupees.

BMW 7-Series

Robert Vadra BMW
The BMW 7-Series luxury saloon is the sportiest offering in its class, one that’s a staple among the garages of the moneyed. The 7-Series is available with turbo petrol, petrol-hybrid and turbo diesel engine options, and is due to a full-model change soon. Robert Vadra has been spotted using a 7-Series luxury saloon as his everyday car. Competition for the 7-Series comes from the likes of the Mercedes Benz S-Class, the Audi A8 and the Jaguar XJ.
BMW 7-Series

Jaguar XJ

Robert Vadra iJaguar
Talking of Jaguars, Robert Vadra owns a XJ too, and is seen in the back seat of one. The XJ is the top-of-the-line luxury saloon in the Jaguar range of cars sold in India. Like the BMW 7-Series, the base variant of the XJ uses a 3 liter turbo diesel engine, while the top end model is quite different from the rest of the luxury saloons, for it uses a 5 liter V8 supercharged petrol motor. Luxurious and more unique on the road, the XJ has massive street presence, and styling to die for.

Toyota Land Cruiser

Robert vadra in his Toyota Landcruiser
The Toyota Land Cruiser is a rugged yet luxurious SUV that can take you to the moon and back. Well, the sheer longevity and hardy nature of this Toyota makes us get into such superlatives. Robert Vadra uses the Land Cruiser as his trusty everyday vehicle. Big ground clearance and an imposing street presence means that the Land Cruiser has its way in Indian traffic. A completely-built-unit imported straight from Japan, this luxurious Toyota SUV uses a 4.6 liter V8 turbo diesel engine with 262 Bhp and 560 Nm on tap.
toyota landcruiser 200 vs india photo

Suzuki Boulevard 1800 Cruiser

Robert Vadra on the Suzuki Boulevard Cruiser 1800
Robert Vadra also likes big ore bikes. The Suzuki Boulevard cruiser is among his favourites. This motorcycle is known as the Intruder in India, but the one Vadra has isn’t sold in India. The Boulevard nameplate is used in international markets, and this means that Vadra has imported his set of two wheels. Featuring a mammoth 1,800cc V-Twin petrol engine, the Boulevard is one of the largest engined cruisers around. The motorcycle’s engine puts out 127 Bhp-160 Nm, and is priced at 16 lakh rupees in India.
Robert Vadra on the Suzuki Boulevard Cruiser 1800 1

FELT S22 with carbon fiber wheels

Robert Vadra on his FELT S22
Vadra is a known fitness enthusiast and before he closed his Facebook account after the “Mango People” controversy, he was known to dispense fitness advice to his fans and followers. Cycling is a part of the man’s fitness regimen, and the set of wheels he has is quite expensive. The FELT S22 endurance bicycle that Vadra uses is priced about a lakh rupees. FELT is a high performance cycle brand from the US of A. He’s even customized it with carbon fiber wheels, which costs another lakh rupees. So, the next time you see Vadra cycling about Lutyens, Z-Security in tow, you know what exactly he’s riding

Top 13 Unknown Facts of BMW Company

Hemant Verma - 9:38 PM

1. BMW was formed in 1916.

2. 1. BMW didn’t actually start out as a car manufacturer. They began making aeroplane engines (hence the ‘propeller’ logo), motorbikes, and even brakes for trains.

3. BMW owns Mini and Rolls-Royce

4. In World War 2, about 30,000 of BMW’s workers were actually slave labour! Well, it saves having to pay wages.

5. The E23 7 Series range from the early 80s featured the 745i model, which had a 286bhp, 3.4ltr turbo engine. Unfortunately, this version never made it to the UK.

6. In 2009, BMW produced approximately 1.4 million vehicles.

7. Additionally, 82,000 motorcycles were produced by the company in 2009.

8. The first BMW ‘M’ car was the 1978 M1. Featuring a 3.5ltr 24V straight-6, the car pushed out nearly 280bhp in road going form. Some turbocharged race versions had over 800bhp. It was also used for a one make series, with top F1 drivers competing.

9. BMW has an estimated 106,000 employees worldwide.

10. BMW made approximately $4,279,000,000 in income in 2008.

11. BMW is ranked 78 in the Fortune Global 500 Business list.

12. BMW stands for Bayerische Motoren Werke.

13. BMW is the only current motorcycle manufacturer to reject the use of telescopic forks on its motorbikes. 

19 Mindchoking Facts of Bill Gates House

Hemant Verma - 9:16 PM
Bill Gates – a business magnate, dutiful philanthropist, software pioneer, and the world’s richest man. Let’s take a look at 50 of the most interesting things you probably didn’t know about Microsoft’s co-founder.

1. It's worth at least $123 million.

According to the King County public assessor's office, the property is worth $123.54 million as of this year. Gates purchased the lot for $2 million in 1988.

He reportedly pays around $1 million in property taxes each year.

2. Half a million board-feet of lumber was needed to complete the project.

The house was built with 500-year-old Douglas fir trees. 300 construction workers labored on the home - 100 of whom were electricians.

3. A high-tech sensor system helps guests monitor a room's climate and lighting.

When guests arrive, they're given a pin that interacts with sensors located all over the house. Guests enter their temperature and lighting preferences so that the settings change as they move throughout the home. Speakers hidden behind wallpaper allows music to follow you from room to room.

4. The house uses its natural surroundings to reduce heat loss.

Xanadu 2.0 is an "earth-sheltered" house, meaning that it's built into its surroundings to regulte temperature more efficiently.

5. You can change the artwork on the walls with just the touch of a button.

$80,000 worth of computer screens are situated around the house. Anyone can make the screens display their favorite paintings or photographs, which are stored on storage devices worth $150,000.

6. The pool also has its own underwater music system.

The 60-foot pool is located in its own separate, 3,900-square-foot building. People in the pool could swim underneath a glass wall to come up to a terrace area on the outside.

There's also a locker room with four showers and two baths.

7. There's a trampoline room with a 20-foot ceiling.

No word on how big the trampoline itself is, but we can imagine it would be a fun alternative to your standard exercise routine.

The exercise facilities total 2,500 square feet and also include a sauna, steam room, and separate men's and women's locker rooms.

8. An enormous reception hall could accommodate up to 200 guests.

The 2,300-square-foot hall could seat up to 150 people for a dinner party, or 200 people standing up at a cocktail event. A six-foot-wide limestone fireplace dominates one wall, while another wall has a 22-foot-wide video screen.

9. The house has 24 bathrooms, 10 of which are full baths.

Those bathrooms would definitely be useful if Gates were throwing such a big party. Otherwise, it seems a little over-the-top.

10. There's a total of six kitchens.

They're situated at different parts of the house so staff can be ready for any event.

11. An enormous library houses a manuscript Gates paid more than $30 million for.

The 2,100-square-foot library has a domed roof and two secret bookcases, including one that reveals a hidden bar. On the ceiling you'll find a quote from "The Great Gatsby" that reads: "He had come a long way to this blue lawn, and his dream must have seemed so close that he could hardly fail to grasp it."

The library is home to the Codex Leicester, a 16-century Leonardo da Vinci manuscript that Gates bought at auction for $30.8 million in 1994.

12. The home theatre can accommodate 20 guests in plush seats.

It's designed in an Art Deco style, with comfortable arm chairs, couches, and even a popcorn machine for snacking.

13. An existing home was removed by barge to make room for a separate activities building.

The 900-square-foot building sits next to Gates' sport court, putting green, and boat docks.

14. The guest house is just as high-tech as the main house.

According to US News, the 1,900-square-foot guest house was the first building to be completed on the property. The house - which has its own bedroom and bathroom - was meant to be a test of the technology that would eventually be used in the main house.

15. All together, Gates' garages can accommodate up to 23 cars.

There are several different garages located at different points around the property. The most interesting one, however, is an underground cave made out of concrete and stainless steel. That garage alone can park 10 cars. Some of the concrete was purposely broken to give it a rough, "deconstructivist" look.

16. Gates has a favorite tree, and it's monitored electronically 24 hours a day.

He reportedly became fond of a 40-year-old maple tree that grew close to the home's driveway. It's monitored by computer, and if at any point it becomes too dry, water is automatically pumped into it.

17. An artificial stream is kept stocked with fish.

The stream and wetland estuary were created to solve any problems with runoff that the property's large walls might have created. The water is kept stocked with salmon and sea-run cutthroat trout.

18. The sand on Gates' beach is imported from the Caribbean.

The lakefront shore contains sand that's delivered in large quantities by a barge from St. Lucia each year.

19. Someone once paid $35,000 just to tour it.

Microsoft holds an auction each year, where employees donate products and services to be bid on. Proceeds go to the company's charitable fund.

Features of Bill Gates's House

  • The house occupies 50,000 square feet on 5.15 acre land. Garage space and outbuildings occupy an additional 16,000 square feet.
  • A 17 × 60 foot (5.1 × 18.2 metre) swimming pool, which has an underwater music system and a fossil-motif floor.
  • Swimmers can dive under a glass wall and emerge outdoors by a terrace.
  • Lights automatically come on when you enter a room.
  • Speakers are hidden beneath the wallpaper to allow music to follow from room to room.
  • Visitors to the residence are surveyed and given a microchip upon entrance. This small chip sends signals throughout the house, and a given room’s temperature and other conditions will change according to preset user preferences.
  • grand staircase.
  • large private library with a domed reading room.
  • formal dining room.
  • exercise room.
  • outdoor sports courts.
  • Property records indicate eight bedrooms and four building levels.
  • Much of the Bill Gates house is built underground into the hill, so the house looks smaller than it actually is.
  • The beach sand on the bank of the lake is not from Lake Washington, it is barged in annually from a tropical beach in St. Lucia.
  • The wood columns from main floor to roof in entry area are over 70 feet tall
  • Some of the interior passage doors weigh over 800 lbs, but are balanced for easy use
  • The roofing is stainless steel
  • Hidden cameras are everywhere, including the interior stone walls
  • Gates insisted on saving a 40 year old maple adjacent to the driveway. The tree is monitored electronically 24 hours per day via computer. If it seems dry, it gets just the right amount of water automatically delivered.
  • All woodwork is flawless. Much of the woodwork is of various rare types from all over the world – imported especially for this house.
  • The theater (underground in a concrete shell) is the most state of the art theatre in the world according to specialty contractor.

22 Unknown Facts of United States of America

Hemant Verma - 8:09 PM
Everyone has their own facts related with it, even one of the biggest power having countries are also has some facts which we can't know because we are only the common men.

So here are have some the unknown facts of the United States of America.
  1. The U.S. government poisoned alcohol during Prohibition in the 20s and 30s, killing over 10,000 people.
  2. Every hour, at least 1 person is killed by a drunk driver in the U.S.
  3. 100 acres of Pizza are served in the U.S. every day.
  4. Just 2.5 Million people lived in the USA in 1776 and today it's 314 Million.
  5. If you have 10$ in your pocket and no debts, you are wealther than 25%of americans.
  6. An american soldier ran across the border to north korea in 1962 and has been living there ever since.
  7. 7% of Americans clam they never bathe.
  8. 1 in 8 american workers has been employed by Mcdonald's.
  9. Americans spend 5 cents per day by flushing their toilets.
  10. A slave in america in 1850 would cost over 12,000USD in 2013 Dollars.
  11. Just because of smoking nearly 50,000 deaths each year exposure only in the US.
  12. The borders of Russia and America are less than 4 KM apart at the nearest point.
  13. Mostly 25% of Adult Americans believe  in reincarnation.
  14. One American consumes as many resources like a 32 Kenyans consumes.  
  15. America's first slave owner was a black man.
  16. 1 in 3 americans are obese.
  17. 9 million people are in prisons around world and a quarter of them are in the US.
  18. There are at-least 97% people called "LOL"in the US.
  19. In 1962, the US blew upa hydrogen bomb in space that was 100 times more powerful than Hiroshima.
  20. The US purchased alaka from russia for just US$7.2 million in 1887.
  21. Medical errors are the 6th leading cause of the death in the U.S.
  22. Christmas was illegal in the U.S. until 1836 as it was considered an Ancient Pagan Holiday.

Source: FactSlide and Google Wikipiedia

Unknown and Interesting Facts about Arvind Kejriwal

Hemant Verma - 6:58 PM
Our social activist and owner of Aam Admi Party Arvind Kejriwal is one of the most active politician in India. Not only in Delhi but also in whole India everyone knows him after his revolution for Janlok Pal bill. Many peoples knows about him many things but here you will get to know some different and unknown facts about Mr. Kejriwal.

Unknown and Interesting Facts...

1. He was born on Janmashtami (birth day of Lord Krishna) and one day after the Independence day of India.

2. AK’s grandfather Mangal Chand Kejriwal wanted him to  be a doctor and even bought a land in Hissar, Haryana where he could build a hospital for Arvind to practice. But Arvind was inspired more from his seniors who joined IITs and  finally he decided to do engineering from IIT only.

3. Kejriwal was always a bright student. He cleared IIT entrance in his first attempt and also qualified for Indian Revenue Services later.

4. During his engineering days, Kejriwal had a keen interest in theater and acting.

5. He cleared IIT entrance in his first attempt and also qualified for Indian Revenue Services later.

6. In 2000, he took a paid leave for 2 years to pursue higher education. He later joined in 2003 but resigned after 18 months with a zeal of doing something for nation. Everybody was quite shocked in his family and relatives when they came to know that this young man left the post of Joint Commissioner of Income tax in New Delhi.

7. Arvind Kejriwal worked with Mother Teresa in Kolkata.
  • The youngest CM of Delhi had a job in Tata Steel, Jamshedpur after his engineering. However, he quit his job and spent time in Kolkata, at the Ramakrishna Mission in north-east India. It was during this time that he met Mother Teresa and worked with her.
8. Kejriwal is married to Sunita, an IRS herself and Kejriwal's batchmate from National Academy of Administration in Mussoorie and the National Academy of Direct Taxes in Nagpur.

9. He became one of the five most mentioned Indian politicians on social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook in the run-up to the Delhi legislative assembly election, 2013.

10. MufflerMan...
  • Arvind Kejriwal became famous as Mufflerman. The campaign of branding Arvind Kejriwal became very famous via #Mufflerman.

11. Awards and Accolades

  • Ashok Fellow Award in 2004 for Civic Engagement
  • Satyendra K Dubey Award in 2005 for trying to bring governance transparency
  • CNN-IBN Indian of the Year in 2006 for his work in Public Service
  • Ramon Magsaysay Award in 2006 for Emerging leader
  • Grant & Fellowship Accolade in 2009 by Association of India’s Development
  • Distinguished Alumunus Awards in 2009 by IIT Kharagpur for Eminent Leadership
  • Economic Times Award in 2010 for Policy Changing Agent of Year
  • NDTV Indian of the Year in 2011
  • CNN-IBN Indian of the Year in 2013 for re-innovating Indian politics
  • Named in leading Global Thinkers of 2013 by Foreign Policy
  • Most Voted person in Time’s 100 most influential person of 2014
  • Indian Affairs India Leadership Conclave Awards in 2014 for notable leader in politics 
  • Listed in Forbes 5 people who made an impact on thinking of people
  • Asia’s most inspiring & young social change maker at World Brands Summit.
Ramon Magsaysay Award in 2006

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