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Rare 'Raj Pink' diamond fails to get auctioned at Geneva

Largest known diamond known for its pink colour fails to find buyer with several major jewels also being stranded on auction block.

16 Nov 2017 2:27 PM

Leonardo Da Vinci painting of Christ sells for record $450 million

It is one of fewer than 20 Da Vinci paintings generally accepted as being from the Renaissance master's own hand

16 Nov 2017 12:33 PM

Obama's doodles sold for over USD 11,000 at auction

The online auction house had expected the item to be sold for USD 8,000.

15 Nov 2017 2:21 PM

Virginity for sale! Dutch women put virginity up for auction, bidding starts at $25k

Cinderella's owner will personally ensure the safety of the young women, according to the Antwerpen Gazette.

09 Nov 2017 2:38 PM

Einstein's theory of modest living fetches USD 1.3M at auction

The Winner's auction house said Einstein scribbled the note in German to a bellboy while traveling in Japan in 1922

25 Oct 2017 8:23 AM


Last painting by Churchill may fetch £80,000 at auction

The painting was given to Sergeant Edmund Murray, who served Churchill as a bodyguard for the last 15 years of his life.

23 Oct 2017 3:31 PM

Last post: Titanic victim's letter sells for record $166,000

The Titanic was the largest ocean liner in service when it struck an iceberg on April 14 1912.

22 Oct 2017 5:21 PM

Govt debt limit auction attracts strong demand from FPIs

Debt auction quota gives overseas investors the right to invest in the debt up to the limit purchased.

17 Oct 2017 9:50 AM

Half smoked cigar belonging to Winston Churchill sells for $12000

The auction company says Churchill smoked the cigar on May 11, 1947, at Le Bourget Airport.

13 Oct 2017 11:55 AM

Vintage NASA photos to be auctioned

Massachusetts auction house says The Beauty of Space is first-ever US auction to focus solely on vintage snaps by NASA from 1961 to 1972.

12 Oct 2017 10:31 AM


Trump drawing of Empire State Building up for bid

It was created by Trump for a charity auction in Florida during the time he opened his Mar-a-Lago estate

29 Sep 2017 4:13 PM

Audrey Hepburn mementoes fetch $6.2 million at auction

Hepburn's sons are selling about 500 items through live and online sales at Christie's

29 Sep 2017 3:09 PM

Hitler's boxers may fetch $5,000 at auction

Find out where it was discovered.

10 Sep 2017 3:33 PM

Mandal opposes monitoring of auction

The charity commissioner of Mumbai had issued the notice to the mandal on August 25.

10 Sep 2017 1:40 AM

Albert Einstein's letter about Adolf Hitler sells for £25,000 at auction

Einstein expressed his concern about Europe in the letter.

05 Sep 2017 5:33 PM


Trai seeks views on sale of 5G services spectrum, other bands

DoT has requested the Authority to provide its recommendations on applicable reserve price.

28 Aug 2017 8:02 PM

Tyeb Mehta's 1984 canvas fetches Rs 17 crore at online auction

Oil on canvas becomes most expensive Indian artwork ever auctioned online.

25 Aug 2017 1:45 PM

Princess Diana’s personal letters may fetch over USD 125,000 at auction

The handwritten letters addressed to Diana’s confidante Carolyn Pride Bartholomew were written from between 1978 and 1997.

06 Aug 2017 4:39 PM

Retired couple sell rare Cadbury's 22-carat gold egg for £20,000

The 13th egg which was not known about by anyone for 34 years finally goes under the hammer.

05 Aug 2017 12:41 PM

Iconic Einstein photograph auctioned for $125,000

The photo is signed along the left margin "A. Einstein .51".

31 Jul 2017 5:38 PM