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IPL 2016 Schedule: Pune, Rajkot to replace suspended CSR, RR teams

The IPL 2016 will have two new teams from Pune and Rajkot to replace Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals for the next two years. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said the two new franchises will choose the players. Pune has the advantage of bidding for the first player since their bid at Rs.10 crore is ...

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Whale Vomit Auctioned for $16700, Much Higher Than Expected

Owner of whale vomit ambergris found last month on Wales beach by a pet owner was sold out at a whopping price of $16,700 as its use in perfume industry is well-known. Auctioneer Adam Partridge said there was an increasing response when the item came on to the table under hammer. “There are many things which can be mistaken for ...

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IPL 2015 Just 9 Days Away: All 8 Teams and Players At a Glance

The Indian Premier League (IPL 2015) will get kick-started on April 9, 2015 leaving little time for the top players who returned from a 3-month-long tour to Australia for the Tri Series and later the World Cup 2015. Meanwhile, Kolkata Knight Riders have met BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya to revoke the ban on spinner Sunil Narine, without whom they repent ...

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Spectrum Auction: Day one ends with 8 companies in fray

The auctions for telecom spectrum or airwaves for the 800 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz and 2100 megahertz (MHz) bands that began Wednesday morning with eight companies in the fray ended for the day in the evening. Eight telecom service providers – Reliance Communications, Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India, Tata Teleservices, Uninor, Idea Cellular and Aircel – are participating ...

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Modi ‘name-striped suit’ sold for Rs.1.21 crore at auction

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s famous ‘name-striped’ jacket stole the show at the three-day charity auction that began in Surat on Wednesday, with a businessman bidding around Rs.1.21 crore for the attire. Sported by Modi when US President Barack Obama visited India in January, the suit was among the 450 items that went under the hammer Wednesday, evoking huge enthusiasm among ...

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8 Telecom operators including Ambanis apply for spectrum auction

Eight telecom operators, including Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio Infocomm, have submitted applications to participate in the upcoming spectrum auction starting March 4. Mukesh’s brother Anil Ambani-led Reliance Communications has also applied. The other operators are Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India, Tata Teleservices, Uninor, Idea Cellular and Aircel, according to an official source. Today, Monday (Feb 16) was the last date of submission ...

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IPL 2015 auction in Bangalore on Feb. 16; Where to watch live, free online live streaming information

Raising the curtains for the year 2015’s Indian Premier League (IPL), the BCCI will hold the auction for the eighth series of the mega event at the ITC Gardenia in Bangalore on February 16. The proceedings will begin at 9:30 am on 16 February 2015. The Auction will be conducted by Richard Madley, a professional auctioneer from England, who has ...

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Christie’s Second Auction in India Features Tagore’s Pocket Book, Art Treasures

Modernist painter Tyeb Mehta’s "Untitled" (Falling Bull) is leading Christie’s second auction in India that will take place in Mumbai on December 11, organisers said on Friday. The sale features on Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore’s hand-written pocket book that carries mundane land transaction, a few poems and songs. The international auction house tasted Indian waters last year and made a ...

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Sotheby’s presents Amaya Collection at its first global evening sale on March 19

By Sujeet Rajan NEW YORK: Sotheby’s will present the Amaya Collection, the first international evening sale of Indian art and the first single-owner sale in this category to be held at Sotheby’s in more than a decade, on March 19. Consigned by esteemed collector and author, Amrita Jhaveri, the collection comprises important modern and contemporary Indian art produced during the ...

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Forget Harry Potter, Rowling’s boots now on auction

Harry Potter fans from across the globe can now place their bids in an online-only auction of the boots worn by J.K. Rowling as she wrote “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.” Bidding for the boots as well as Rowling’s autograph is available until Sunday, October 30 at Noon Central on Proxibid (www.proxibid.com), the world’s largest real auction marketplace. Bidders ...

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