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Bunch of red Japanese grapes sold for $11,000 at auction

A bunch of red grapes was sold on Tuesday in Japan for 1.2 million yen ($11,000) in the first auction of the season, making it the most expensive since the breed came to market 12 years ago.The “Ruby Roman”, is known for being extremely juicy with little acidity and a high sugar content. Each grape

Jaydev Unadkat most expensive Indian at IPL auction

Jaydev Unadkat most expensive Indian at IPL auction

Young pacer Jaydev Unadkat became the most expensive Indian player at this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) auction when he was bought by Rajasthan Royals here on Sunday. The former IPL champions bought the pacer for Rs 11.5 crore after beating off keen interest from Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Chennai

Adolf Hitler’s white striped linen boxers to fetch Rs.3.15 lakh at auction

Adolf Hitler was German politician leader of Nazi party from 1934 to 1945. As dictator, Hitler initiated World War II in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and was central to the Holocaust. A monogrammed pair of boxer shorts that belonged to German dictator Adolf Hitler are estimated to fetch up to

Two groups pressurizing over the seven parking sites auction

SUKHPREET SINGH LUDHIANA Parking bid of seven parking lots in city have raised many eyebrows as two groups are pressurizing the civic body in different ways. New parking bid for seven parking lots proposal is going to be mimed in F&CC meeting which is scheduled to be held on Thursday.Seven parking sites which are including Sidhawan Canal

Chandigarh Housing Board is giving an Auction to build your own house.

Chandigarh Housing Board is giving an Auction to build your own house.

Housing Board has extended the last date of the auction for this residential property. If you want to build your house in Chandigarh then this an opportunity is giving by Chandigarh Housing Board. Housing Board has auctioned its residential property.To participate in the online auction, you will have to go to the website of the

online sand mines bidding

Sand mine having value of 5 crore, sold at 50crores in an online bidding

The commotion arrised during the online bidding of sand mines when a person raised a bid from 5 to 50 crore rs  instantly  of fazilka rana-1  mine.Although the bid of  rana-2 mine was completed at 45.56 crore rs, this bidding initiated a topic of discussion between the sand merchants, according to the department  the person

MC fails to auction 80 unipoles

Luhdiana: Municipal Corporation failed to conduct the auction of 80 unipoles which are being used illegally. When the model code of conduct was enforced before the Vidhan Sabha elections, the MC’s agreement with the SAD-BJP government ended in January but the civic body have not made any effort to conduct the auction of 80 unipoles

UT sees 22 pc jump in revenue from liquor vend auction

Chandigarh: The Union Territory of Chandigarh managed to register 22 per cent growth in revenue collection from the auction of 53 liquor vends despite a ban on liquor shops within 500 metres of the national and state highways. One liquor shop was auctioned at the highest-ever price of Rs 9 crore. Against the reserve price

Carolina Marin costliest at badminton league players’ auction

New Delhi: Rio Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain was bagged by Hyderabad Hunters for Rs.61.5 lakh, becoming the costliest buy in the Premier Badminton League (PBL) auction for players held here on Wednesday. The second highest bid went for South Korean woman shuttler Sung Ji Hyun, with Mumbai Rockets paying Rs.60 lakh for her.

Hitler’s wife’s knickers sell for 3,000 pounds at auction

London: A pair of lilac knickers belonging toNazi dictator Adolf Hitler’s wife Eva Braun have sold at an auction in the UK for nearly 3,000 pounds, seven times the estimated price. The collection also containing a gold cluster ring, a silver mirrored box and a silver holder still containing Braun’s bright red lipstick was sold

Man United manager Mourinho donates watch to charity auction

Manchester: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has donated his watch as an auction prize at the football club’s charity dinner. According to a BBC report, Mourinho, whose collection was already up for auction at Old Trafford Stadium on Monday night, went one step further by taking off his watch, which helped raise a total of

India’s ‘biggest’ spectrum auction begins on Saturday morning

New Delhi: India’s biggest auction of telecom spectrum kicked off on Saturday morning with seven operators in fray for a total of 2,354.55 MHz across seven bands, towards which a reserve price of Rs 5.66 lakh crore ($85 billion) has been fixed by the government. The companies that are participating in the auction are Bharti

‘Dark Knight Rises’ Batpod fetches 312,000 pounds at auction

London: The Batpod prop used in Christopher Nolan’s “Dark Knight Rises” has been auctioned off at the Prop Store live auction at the BFI IMAX in London. It sold for 312,000 pounds at auction on Tuesday, reported Female First. The Caped Crusader’s vehicle used in the 2012 superhero blockbuster from Christopher Nolan’s trilogy, starring Christian

Post tea auction operations hampered: Tea producers

Kolkata: Country’s tea producers’ apex body, Indian Tea Association (ITA) said post auction operations have been hampered as the settlement bank and NSEIT, the facilitators of the pan India e-auction system, have failed to meet the payment settlement requirements of the traders. “It has severely hampered post auction operations as the Settlement bank & NSEIT, the

GLADA auction failed following strong protest by lawyers

Ludhiana: Advocates protested strongly against the GLADA during strike on continuously second day on Wednesday on a call given by District Bar Association (DBA). On the other side, GLADA failed to execute the auction of disputed land as nobody made bid. District Bar Association, Ludhiana has observed strike on August 23 and 24, as protest

Haryana to auction bonds worth Rs 775 cr under UDAY

Mumbai: Reserve Bank has said Haryana willplace special securities worth Rs 775 crore tomorrow, under the discoms’ financial restructuring scheme, UDAY. “Haryana government proposes to issue special securities of a notified amount of Rs 775 crore, under the Ujjwal Discom Assurance Yojna Scheme (UDAY)”, RBI said in a release. RBI has invited bids from eligible

BSE to auction investment limits for govt bonds

New Delhi: Leading bourse BSE will auction investment limits for overseas investors for the purchase of government debt securities worth Rs 4,818 crore. The auction will be conducted on BSE’s e-bidxchange platform, from 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm, after the close of market hours. The debt auction quota gives overseas investors the right to invest