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London 2012 organisers to auction Olympic torches


June 21st, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) London 2012 organizers LOCOG announced that authentic Olympic torches will be available from an official online auction throughout the Torch Relay.The auction will take place at ... Read more...

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West’s trainers a hit, fans offering $89,100 for a pair


June 7th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Singer Kanye West's self-designed trainers are so much of a hit among his fans that they are ready to pay as much as $89,100 for ... Read more...

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Russian offers his back for tattoo ads


April 19th, 2012 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A resident of Russia's St. Petersburg city has decided to earn money by selling space on his back for tattoo advertisements.According to newsru.com website, 29-year-old ... Read more...

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China to auction seized assets online


February 11th, 2012 - 7:20 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 11 (IANS) China has set up a common online auction platform to sell assets seized in lawsuits in the country.Bidding statistics and results will be published on the ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi airport auctions tickets


February 6th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 5 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi International Airport Sunday launched an online auction for 60 tickets to 30 destinations.The initiative, in collaboration with the Etihad Airways, was launched ... Read more...

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Al Capone’s gun to be auctioned


May 30th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) A revolver belonging to American gangster Al Capone has been put up for sale in an online auction and could fetch up to 70,000 pounds ($115,000).The ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Taylor’s love letters to go under the hammer


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 2 (ANI): Sixty passionate love letters written by Elizabeth Taylor to her first love William Pawley are to be auctioned following the Hollywood legend's death last month.The letters, penned in ... Read more...

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Bruce Springsteen’s former car up for grabs


March 18th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 18 (ANI): A yellow Chevy once owned by Bruce Springsteen is expected to fetch more than 390,000 dollars at an online auction.The 1957 convertible, which features orange flames ... Read more...

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Spider-Man’s comic debut sells for $1.1M


March 9th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, March 9 (ANI): The first Spider-Man comic book released in1962 has fetched a whopping 1.1 million dollars in an online auction, according to US online auctioneers.The copy of the Marvel comic ... Read more...

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US woman poses semi-nude to sell cheating boyfriend’s clothes on eBay


March 4th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): A woman in the US has taken revenge on her cheating boyfriend by modelling nearly naked with his clothes while selling them on eBay.The woman, who calls ... Read more...

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Pietersen shocked, disappointed by hoax bid on Queensland flood fundraiser


January 31st, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Jan.31 (ANI): England middle-order batsman Kevin Pietersen has expressed both shock and disappointment over a cruel hoax that foiled his attempt to help flood victims in Queensland.Pietersen had offered his Ashes ... Read more...

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Pietersen’s ‘Ashes kit’ auction’s winner vanishes without trace


January 28th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Jan 28(ANI): England batsman Kevin Pietersen's attempt to auction off his Ashes kit to raise money for the Queensland flood victims has hit a hitch, as the online auction winner has ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad’s 33-year-old car gets $2 mn bid


January 17th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 16 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's 33-year-old car has received a $2 million bid after it was put on an online auction, a minister said Sunday. "We have different ... Read more...

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Iranian president’s 34-yr-old Peugeot set to fetch $1m at auction


January 11th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 11 (ANI): Iranian president Mahmood Ahmadinejad's 34-year-old Peugeot 504 is up for grabs and expected to fetch 1 million dollars at auction.The 1970s Peugeot may not be everyone's choice, but ... Read more...

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Becks’ $150K Porsche goes up for sale on eBay


January 7th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 07 (ANI): David Beckham's supercar is up for sale at an online auction and shopping website.The soccer star's matte black Porsche 911 Convertible Turbo is being sold on eBay.The ... Read more...

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Auction record shows society supports art: Arpita Singh (With Image)


December 28th, 2010 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Arpita Singh is still an old-fashioned idealist at heart, unruffled by the hype of her work fetching millions at the auction mart. The 73-year-old painter ... Read more...

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GM all set to use oil spill boom material in the Chevy Volt


December 21st, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Orleans, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) General Motors have found a new use for the plastic materials that was used to trap some of the oil in the Gulf.Shortly after an ... Read more...

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Sheryl Crow puts mansion on online auction


November 24th, 2010 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) Singer Sheryl Crow has put up her sprawling mansion for sale in an online auction, and has dubbed it "Home of Sheryl Crow" in a bid to ... Read more...

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Princess Diana’s ‘Fuschia Pink Evening Dress’ fetches $205K


October 20th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): Princess Diana's dress, which she wore at high profile events - including a 1992 gala with the president of Hungary, has fetched 205,000 dollars at an auction.A ... Read more...

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Here’s your chance to breakfast with Akshay Kumar


September 24th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) If you want to wake up to a bright morning for a breakfast with superstar Akshay Kumar, start bidding for a charity auction on eBay India. The ... Read more...

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Raza, Husain, Souza top grossers in online art auction


September 14th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sept 13 (IANS) Early contemporary masters stormed back to the art auction market this week, steering the top-of-the chain price trends at the two-day Saffronart's autumn online auction that made ... Read more...

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Art, accessory auctions gather pace in India


August 18th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) The art and accessories auction market is humming with activity in India and abroad, putting memories of the economic meltdown behind. The goods on ... Read more...

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Hungarian teenager withdraws from virginity auction


August 10th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 10 (ANI): A Hungarian teenager, who sold her virginity in an online auction, had to withdraw, as the winning bidder - a British businessman - was asking her to marry ... Read more...

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Football used in World Cup final fetches 48,000 pounds


July 17th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) The soccer ball used in the final match of the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa was sold for 48,200 pounds in an online auction. The ball ... Read more...

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India reaps billions from BWA auction, biggies stay away (Lead)


June 11th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) India's auction of spectrum for broadband wireless access (BWA) services ended Friday enriching the government by Rs.38,543.31 crore (over $8.56 billion). The 16 days and 117 rounds of ... Read more...

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BWA auction ends, government reaps $8.5 bn


June 11th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The auction for government broadband wireless access (BWA) services ended Friday, swelling the government exchequer to Rs.38,543.31 crore (over $8.56 billion). The pan-India license price stood be at ... Read more...

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BWA auction accruals at $ 8.51 bn


June 10th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The Indian government's provisional revenue from the sale of airwaves for broadband wireless access (BWA) services Thursday reached Rs.38,323.71 crore ($8.51 billion) and the pan-India licence price ... Read more...

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BWA auction completes 110 rounds, accruals at $6.89 billion


June 9th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The Indian government's provisional revenue from the sale of airwaves for broadband wireless access (BWA) services Wednesday reached Rs.31,038.33 crore ($6.89 billion) and the pan-India licence price ... Read more...

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BWA auction fetches at $7.67 bn


June 8th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The Indian government's provisional revenue from the sale of airwaves for broadband wireless access (BWA) services Tuesday reached Rs.34,553.7 crore ($7.67 billion) and the pan-India licence price ... Read more...

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BWA auction earns $5.14 bn, pan-India licence $1.9 bn


June 3rd, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The Indian government's provisional revenue from sale of airwaves for broadband wireless access (BWA) services Thursday reached Rs.23,169.75 crore ($5.14 billion) and the pan-India licence price was ... Read more...

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Revenue from BWA auction at $5.3 bn, pan-India licence price at $1.7 bn


June 1st, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The Indian government's provisional revenue from the sale of airwaves for broadband wireless access (BWA) services Tuesday reached Rs.23,829.18 crore ($5.3 billion) and the pan-India licence price ... Read more...

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Revenue from BWA auction at Rs.15,735 crore


May 28th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The Indian government's provisional revenue from the sale of airwaves for broadband wireless access (BWA) services Friday reached Rs.15,735.30 crore ($3.4 billion) and the pan-India licence price ... Read more...

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Advance made towards computing on encrypted data


May 26th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 26 (ANI): A British researcher has made an advance towards developing a fully practical system to compute on encrypted data.The work of Nigel Smart, Professor of Cryptology in the ... Read more...

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Pan-India BWA licence price up at Rs.2,353 crore (Lead)


May 24th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) India Monday concluded five rounds of an auction of airwaves for broadband wireless access (BWA) services, with the provisional winning price for a nation-wide licence reaching Rs.2,353.18 ... Read more...

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Auction for BWA begins; Rs.15,000 crore expected


May 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, May 24 (IANS) The Indian government expects a revenue of Rs.15,000 crore ($3.2 billion) from the auction of airwaves for broadband wireless access (BWA) services which kicked off Monday, Communications ... Read more...

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