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999 emergency service turns 80

999 emergency service turns 80

Technology
The world's oldest emergency service - 999 - is celebrating its 80th birthday today.The service began following a fire at a London doctor's surgery in November 1935 that resulted in the deaths of five women.After the fire, a committee was set up to look at how telephone operators could identify emergency calls.At that time, people with a phone at home who were subscribers on an automated exchange would call 0 for the operator to contact emergency services in the same way as they would make a regular call.It was suggested that an easy-to-remember nationwide number be created for emergencies - the first suggestion was 707 (from the letters SOS on the phone dial). Then they considered 333 but finally settled on 999.The 999 service began two years later, in 1937, handling more than 1,000 calls...
Nicole Scherzinger strips to bra and knickers onstage as concert turns peepshow

Nicole Scherzinger strips to bra and knickers onstage as concert turns peepshow

Entertainment
The X Factor judge is no stranger to flaunting her goodies for the world to see.       ** NICOLE SCHERZINGER WIGGLES ASS-TOUNDING BOOTY **Nicole recently dropped jaws when she donned a thong bikini for a one woman twerk-a-thon.And she's set hearts aflutter once again, this time by wearing a flesh-flashing ensemble for a scorching hot performance.Nicole Scherzinger brings sexy back Singleton Nicole Scherzinger shows off her sexy figure in these pictures.Instagram Nicole Scherzinger's hottest pictures InstagramSEX FACTOR: The starlet dared to bare some serious skin for her starring momentInstagramDIVA MOVES: Nicole no doubt set pulses racing with her dancingTaking to the stage in Azerbaijan for a Formula One event, the 38-year-old unleashed her ample cleavage in a