AUCTIONS

  • London: Sothebys auctions Indian and Islamic art work October 22, 2014

    The Auction House Sothebys of London held its inaugural 'Indian and Islamic Art week' putting on display a high profile series of Public exhibitions and auctions from October 3 to October 8. The exhibition was divided into three areas - the Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art, Art of Imperial...
  • TWTW: Buzz around IPL auction 2014 February 16, 2014

    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 February 16, 2014

    A total of 154 players sold, including 50 overseas players, as the twoday IPL auction ended in Bangalore on Thursday, with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the topearner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on AAP's exit, ModiPowell meet, IPL February 16, 2014

    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 February 13, 2014

    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 highestpaid uncapped player February 13, 2014

    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 February 13, 2014

    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 February 12, 2014

    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 February 12, 2014

    The casrich IPL is yet to come out of controversies as a bookie has revealed names of two big cricketers. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 12, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Yuvraj, Karthik earn big bucks on day one auction February 12, 2014

    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 February 12, 2014

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

    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 December 19, 2013

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

    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 October 22, 2013

    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 August 12, 2013

    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 May 22, 2013

    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 February 3, 2013

    Kris Srikkanth, comentor of the new outfit Sunrisers Hyderabad, asserts that they have a well balanced team at disposal. ...
  • IPL 6 wasn't a huge auction: Rajiv Shukla February 3, 2013

    The IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla said that franchises wanted to only fill specific slots in their squads, adding that a fullfledged auction will be held next year. ...
  • IPL6 auction expected to be a lowkey affair February 3, 2013

    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? November 19, 2012

    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 November 16, 2012

    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? November 16, 2012

    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 November 15, 2012

    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 November 15, 2012

    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 November 14, 2012

    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 November 14, 2012

    The reauction 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 November 12, 2012

    Even after the sixth round, the government is almost Rs 30,000 crore short of its budget target of Rs 40,000 crore. ...
  • The Last Word: Did PM ignore former Cabinet Secy's advice on 2G? October 19, 2012

    Former Cabinet Secretary KM Chandrasekhar has created a controversy by revealing that he advised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to increase the entry fee for 2G spectrum from Rs 1,651 crore to Rs 36,000 crore but that the PM didn't follow his advice. ...