Business  /  Published 20.10.20

Coal mine auction runs into hurdles

The allocation of coal blocks for commercial mining will be delayed as the nominated authority to conduct the auction has sought additional information and clarification on the technical bids submitte...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.10.20

Indian art: a month to remember at auctions

By Soumitra Das in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.10.20

Fish fetches Rs 1.77 lakh in Odisha

A fish weighing 22kg was sold for Rs 1.77 lakh on Friday at a local market in the Chandbali area of Odisha’s Bhadrak district. A Mumbai-based pharmaceutical company bought the fish after the pr...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Business  /  Published 30.09.20

Coal: global firms stay away

Global mining giants have shun the first commercial coal mine bidding in the country. Fifteen out of 38 mines did not receive any bids. Gautam Adani-controlled Adani Enterprises placed seven bids, whi...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 30.09.20

Mahindra Thar fetches Rs 1.1cr in auction

An online auction of the first all-new M&M Thar fetched Rs 1.11 crore, which will be donated towards Covid-19 relief work. Th company will match the winning bid amount with an equal amount, takin...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 30.09.20

BPCL: deadline for bid extended

The government has extended the deadline to bid for its entire 52.98 per cent stake in BPCL to November 16 and this virtually rules out the chances of the budgeted divestment target of being met this ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 30.09.20

Centre sticks to borrowing limit

The fiscal deficit has touched 109.3 per cent of the annual target estimated in the budget during April-August. In absolute terms, the fiscal deficit was at Rs 8,70,347 crore. It stood at 78.7 per ce...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 16.09.20

Dinosaur skeleton auction

The British auction house Christie’s plans to sell the skeleton of one of the largest known Tyrannosaurus rexes in early October, the company said on Wednesday. The dinosaur known as “STA...
By Reuters in London

West Bengal  /  Published 15.09.20

Loan plan to meet tea auction centre expenses

The committee that runs Jalpaiguri’s North Bengal Tea Auction Centre (NBTAC), where no sale has been conducted since 2015, has decided to apply for a bank loan to meet the expenses. Since 2005,...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

World  /  Published 22.08.20

Gandhi’s gold-plated glasses fetch Rs 2.5cr

Auctioneer Andrew Stowe could scarcely believe the moment he brought the hammer down at a staggering £260,000 (Rs 2.5 crore) for a pair of “gold-plated circular-rimmed spectacles” th...
By Amit Roy in London


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