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15 minutes of fame

A brief period of celebrity or notoriety. The term was coined by artist Andy Warhol. Jane had her 15 minutes of fame when she appeared on the nightly news broadcast.
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At Birmingham Children's Hospital, 75.8 per cent of handovers took place in 15 minutes in 2018-19, while it was 73.7 per cent at City Hospital, Birmingham.
Park and Ride 3 - Herrington Country Park (DH4 7EL) to Bungalow Cafe Saturday and Sunday | Every 15 minutes 9am- 10am; | Every 7 minutes 10am-6pm; | Every 15 minutes 6pm- 7pm.
Some 100 per cent of people there with young children are 15 minutes from a primary school, 92 per cent with older children are 15 minutes from a secondary school, 100 per cent of all residents are 15 minutes from a GP, 25 per cent are 15 minutes from a hospital, and 100 per cent are 15 minutes from a food shop.
Fewer than half - just 47 per cent - are 15 minutes from a GP, 56 per cent from a food shop - and zero per cent from a hospital.
The Mahila Congress chief said she wanted to tell him that their fight was not against individual Narendra Modi but Gandhi's challenge to speak for 15 minutes must address the issues related to Nirav Modi and Rafale.
Scots are being urged to start their New Years resolutions early and pledge to walk for 15 minutes a day, as the country takes steps towards becoming the worlds first Daily Mile nation.
"Andy Warhol said everyone would be famous for 15 minutes. Now it seems everyone can be a candidate for Prime Minister for 15 minutes.
The vehicle will be able to travel at 1,200kph and would reduce the time from Abu Dhabi to Dubai to just 15 minutes.
Goals either side of the break from James Roberts and Johnny Hunt looked to have the Blues cruising to back-toback wins but they were made to sweat in the last 15 minutes after Jordan Burrow pulled one back for the Shaymen.
Alternatively, people can park in the airport's medium stay car park for free for the first 15 minutes and anything over 15 minutes will cost more.
That is the message that the non-profit Read Aloud 15 MINUTES wants parents to receive during its "Seize the Summer" campaign that kicks off on Sunday, July 5.
Start to finish: 45 minutes (15 minutes active); servings: 8
(https://www.linkedin.com/company/unu-electronics-inc-) uNu Electronics Inc - a global manufacturer and distributor of mobile-electronic accessories created a battery pack that charges most smartphones in just 15 minutes. The Ultrapak Portable Battery Pack is a power bank that's able to gain 2000 mAH of power in 15 minutes charging, (http://gadgets.ndtv.com/mobiles/news/this-battery-pack-gains-full-charge-for-most-smartphones-in-15-minutes-567134) NDTV reports.