Auctions

  • TWTW: Buzz around IPL auction 2014 16-02-2014 01:08 PM

    As IPL resumes business, Cyrus Boracha takes on the controversies and buzz around team owners. ...
  • After IPL 7 auction, TWTW team does it their way 16-02-2014 01:06 PM

    A total of 154 players sold, including 50 overseas players, as the two-day IPL auction ended in Bangalore on Thursday, with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the top-earner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on AAP's exit, Modi-Powell meet, IPL 16-02-2014 12:51 PM

    In this week of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on the IPL auction 2014, Arvind Kejriwal quits as Delhi CM in just 49 days and US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell met Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial nominee and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in Gandhinagar and much...
  • Exorbitant IPL auction comes to an end, Yuvraj sold at 14 cr 13-02-2014 11:31 PM

    Karan Sharma and Rishi Dhawan hit the jackpot on the second and of the auction as they were bought for a mammoth Rs 3.75 crore and Rs 3 crore by Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab respectively. ...
  • Karan Sharma becomes highest-paid uncapped player 13-02-2014 11:22 PM

    While Rishi Dhawan and Kedar Jadhav pocketed crores among the 74 uncapped players sold on day two of the auction. ...
  • Yet to decide on Delhi Daredevils' captaincy: Gary Kirsten 13-02-2014 10:49 PM

    After buying Kevin Pietersen for 9 crore, Delhi Daredevils are yet to decide on the captaincy role for season 7. ...
  • IPL Auction: Big money, zero accountability 12-02-2014 11:18 PM

    An exorbitant amount of Rs 210 crores were spent on day one of the IPL 7 auction with Yuvraj Singh being bought for 14 crore by RCB. ...
  • Exorbitant auction can't overshadow IPL controversies 12-02-2014 10:45 PM

    The cas-rich IPL is yet to come out of controversies as a bookie has revealed names of two big cricketers. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 12-02-2014 10:40 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Yuvraj, Karthik earn big bucks on day one auction 12-02-2014 10:35 PM

    On day one of IPL 7 auction, 216 capped players were up for grabs and Yuvraj Singh ended up with 14 crores after being bagged by RCB. ...
  • News 360: RCB bags Yuvraj for 14 cr in day one IPL auction 12-02-2014 08:37 PM

    A total of 216 players went under the hammer on day one but only 70 were sold with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the top-earner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. ...
  • IPL 2014: 511 players in the auction pool 11-02-2014 09:08 PM

    Delhi Daredevils go into the auction with the biggest purse, having not retained any players they have 60 crores to spend. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-12-2013 11:28 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Drop case against Devyani, India to US 19-12-2013 08:52 PM

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday stuck to his stand that the case against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in the US was a conspiracy and demanded that the case against Devyani be withdrawn. "The Devyani case is unwanted. The first thing I want to do is to protect my...
  • Violin that calmed people on Titanic fetches $ 1.7 million in auction 22-10-2013 09:59 AM

    The violin which belonged to a musician named Wallace Hartley, the badnd leader of Titanic, fetched $ 1.7 million in an auction on Saturday in England. Unlike many other artifacts, the violin didn't fall to the ocean floor. ...
  • SBI takes possession of Kingfisher House 12-08-2013 10:18 PM

    In another setback for Kingfisher Airlines Chairman Vijay Mallya, the Kingfisher Airlines House in Mumbai will now be auctioned. The State Bank of India, which is a lender to the airlines, took possession of the Kingfisher House on Saturday. ...
  • UK: Gandhi's will, sandals and prayer beads fetch over 300,000 pounds 22-05-2013 08:52 AM

    Mahatma Gandhi's shawl was sold for 40,000 pounds, while his will fetched 55,000 pounds. ...
  • We have a well balanced team: Kris Srikkanth 03-02-2013 09:08 PM

    Kris Srikkanth, co-mentor of the new outfit Sunrisers Hyderabad, asserts that they have a well balanced team at dis ...
  • IPL 6 wasn't a huge auction: Rajiv Shukla 03-02-2013 08:52 PM

    The IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla said that franchises wanted to only fill specific slots in their squads, adding that a full-fledged auction will be held next year. ...
  • IPL6 auction expected to be a low-key affair 03-02-2013 10:41 AM

    The IPL6 auction is going to be staged on Sunday in Chennai. 108 players are under the hammer. ...
  • The Last Word: Has the govt been casual in its handling of the 2G auction? 19-11-2012 11:19 PM

    Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal speaks about the recent 2G spectrum auction and the CAG's loss figure. ...
  • News 360: PM hosts dinner for UPA allies to ensure support for FDI in retail 16-11-2012 10:46 PM

    The Samajwadi Party on Friday announced a list of 55 candidates for the Lok Sabha election. ...
  • The Last Word: Has 2G auction shown that CAG's estimate was wrong? 16-11-2012 09:54 PM

    Has the recent allegedly flop 2G auction shown that the CAG's estimate for the presumptive loss in 2008 is mistaken? ...
  • Government attacks CAG after flop 2G spectrum auction 15-11-2012 10:30 PM

    The government stressed that the result of the auction proved its argument that the CAG overestimated losses. ...
  • 2G auction: Govt will go back to TRAI and seek new direction 15-11-2012 09:34 AM

    The auction of 2G spectrum has ended in a massive disappointment. The government has received bids less than Rs 10,000 crore, which is far below the reserve price of Rs 28,000 crore. The Centre had expected to earn nearly Rs 40,000 crore. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 14-11-2012 11:57 PM

    This year's Diwali was less noisy but more polluted, there was nearly 50 per cent jump in toxic gases as the national capital celebrated the festival of lights with crackers. ...
  • News 360: 2G spectrum auction ends 14-11-2012 11:29 PM

    The re-auction of 2G mobile spectrum has been a massive disappointment, ending at less than Rs 10,000 crore - way below the government target of Rs 40,000 crore. Idea is the provisional winner in seven circles while Videocon is also the provisional winner in seven circles. Others like Airtel and...
  • 2G auction by the government headed for a washout 12-11-2012 11:38 PM

    Even after the sixth round, the government is almost Rs 30,000 crore short of its budget target of Rs 40,000 crore. ...
  • Deccan Chargers franchise up for sale 06-09-2012 08:30 PM

    The Deccan Chargers Holdings under the aegis of BCCI has issued tender for the sale of the IPL franchise. ...
  • IPL CEO calls auction a big success 04-02-2012 08:49 PM

    IPL CEO Sundar Raman is happy with the way the auction for the fifth edition panned out in Bangalore on Saturday. ...