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Spectrum Auction: Idea at Rs.30,306 Cr, Aircel at Rs,2250 Cr

Idea Cellular placed the highest bid of Rs.30,306 crore in the latest round of radio spectrum auctions for telecom operators, with that from Aircel being the lowest at Rs.2,250 crore, Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Thursday. The quantum of winning bids is Rs.109,874 crore, Prasad officially announced here. He said even as the winners would have to pay around ...

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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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IPL Rights: BCCI awards Star India Arm Novi Digital for 3 Years 

Star India subsidiary Novi Digital Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. has bagged the exclusive broadcasting rights for Indian Premier League from 2015 to 2017, for three years in row at a whopping amount of Rs.302.2 crore, the cricket Board has announced. The Marketing Committee of the BCCI, which met in Mumbai on Monday received the bids made for certain Media Rights relating ...

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