In fairness, the Rolling Stones guitarist would definitely be out of a job if he lost his hands. So it was a shrewd move on his part to protect his chord-playing appendages in the event of a hedge-trimming or tree-felling catastrophe. The insurance package covers both hands and, when asked about the policy, he waved his arms and said: “These are my business.”

This news was published in The Nation newspaper. Read complete newspaper of 13-Mar-2013 here.