Selling

  • Chile: 18-year-old girl arrested for selling baby on Facebook 21-01-2014 04:59 PM

    An 18-year-old Chilean girl has been arrested for selling her baby on Facebook for $ 113. The teen, Veronica Carrera Chaparro, from Maipu, Chile, was arrested alongside her mother and sister who are accused of helping her with the sale. Chaparro found out she was two months pregnant in February...
  • Thane: Couple arrested for trying to sell woman 11-01-2014 12:57 PM

    A couple has been arrested in Thane for allegedly abducting and trying to sell a 32-year-old local woman to a family in Gujarat, police said on Saturday. Thane district rural police arrested the duo--Ajay Kumar Gupta (28) and Priya Vinod Bansode (30)-- both residents of Palghar, on Friday. According to...
  • Air India to sell 7 Dreamliners to raise USD 840 million 22-12-2013 06:14 PM

    National carrier Air India plans to raise up to USD 840 million by way of sale of its seven Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner planes, which it will then lease back, to pay off the bridge loans taken against these aircraft. A part of the proceeds will also be used for operational...
  • EC allows Delhi govt to sell onions from mobile vans 26-10-2013 11:42 AM

    The Election Commission has allowed the Delhi government to sell onions from mobile vans at various sites, an official said on Friday. The poll panel's permission was necessary as the model code of conduct is in place ahead of December 4 Assembly poll. Expressing worry over the soaring prices which...
  • Ford, Toyota fight over who has top-selling car 24-10-2013 05:02 PM

    Detroit: A name makes all the difference in the fight between Ford and Toyota over who has the top-selling car in the world. Ford claimed that crown for its Focus compact during the first half of the year, based on registration data gathered by the RL Polk & Co research...
  • Woman arrested for colluding with husband to sell their children 06-07-2013 11:10 AM

    Kasargod: The mother of two children, who were sold for pecuniary benefits by her husband for Rs 1.60 lakh, has been arrested, police said on Saturday. The woman was arrested in Kasargod on Friday night on charges of colluding with her husband in selling their children for quick money, police...
  • Andhra Pradesh: One-month-old boy sold for Rs 1.5 lakh 22-04-2013 02:30 AM

    Hyderabad: A one-month-old boy was allegedly sold for Rs 1.5 lakh in Nizamabad district of Andhra Pradesh, officials said on Sunday. He has been rescued. No arrests have been made so far in the incident. The baby's father Gangadhar, a labourer, and one mediator named Linganna allegedly sold him ten...
  • BBC sells Lonely Planet guide business 19-03-2013 07:20 PM

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  • Madonna named best-selling female singles artist 29-10-2012 12:12 PM

    London: Pop star Madonna has been named the best-selling female singles artist in Britain's music chart history. The 54-year-old defeated Rihanna to take the title by selling more than 17.8 million (copies of her) singles in Britain since the release of her debut track 'Holiday' back in 1984, reports contactmusic.com....
  • Jet Airways needs to raise funds: Auditors 22-11-2011 10:36 AM

    Mumbai: The auditors of India's biggest carrier Jet Airways have warned the company required to raise funds or generate cash flows in the future to meets its obligations, including financial support to its subsidiary JetLite. Deloitte Haskins & Sells and Chaturvedi & Shah said in a report dated November 11...
  • Economy will grow by 8.5 pc in 2011-12 : Pranab 02-02-2011 05:55 PM

    New Delhi: Attributing the fall in stock markets in the past few days to selling by FIIs, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday asserted that the fundamentals are strong and the economy will clock 8.5 per cent growth in the current financial year. The volatility in stock market has been...
  • Governor charged for 'selling' Obama's Senate seat 10-12-2008 03:23 PM

    Rod Blago-Jevich was taken into federal custody on Tuesday. ...
  • Real estate feels the heat, runs to banks for cover 30-10-2008 12:12 AM

    The economic slowdown has made people wary of big investments. ...
  • Short selling of houses on the rise in US 23-09-2008 09:46 PM

    The financial crisis in US has hit the realty sector hard. ...
  • Vodafone scores first deal to sell Apple's iPhone 06-05-2008 06:18 PM

    Dubai: Ireland beat Afghanistan by five wickets to claim the ICC World Twenty20 qualifier final on Saturday. The victory came just hours after the Irish qualified for their third consecutive World Twenty20 with a nine-wicket victory over Namibia. Afghanistan had also already qualified after beating Namibia on Thursday in a...
  • IOC to sell Rs 2,000-cr bonds in January 03-01-2008 03:51 PM

    Chennai: Relieved skipper Andrew Strauss praised his team's hunger and desire after England kept their World cup dreams alive by beating the West Indies in a thrilling match on Thursday. England, batting first, were off to a solid start but lost wickets throughout their innings and were bowled out for...
  • No Spice(y) stake up for offload 18-06-2007 09:46 PM

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