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From auctioning buffaloes to luxury cars, Imran Khan makes desperate attempt to save Pakistan economy
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From auctioning buffaloes to luxury cars, Imran Khan makes desperate attempt to save Pakistan economy

Pakistan’s problem has always been one of over-consumption by the elites including its ravenous military and then beggaring its people to pick up the tab

Largest triceratops skeleton unearthed, Big John, was auctioned for 6.6 million euros in Paris
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Largest triceratops skeleton unearthed, Big John, was auctioned for 6.6 million euros in Paris

Big John's skeleton is 60 percent complete and was unearthed in South Dakota in the United States in 2014 and put together by specialists in Italy.

Shredded Banksy artwork sells for $25.4 million at auction
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Shredded Banksy artwork sells for $25.4 million at auction

The auction for 'Love is in the Bin' at Sotheby's in London consists of a half-shredded canvas in an ornate frame bearing a spray-painted image of a girl reaching for a heart-shaped red balloon

Big John, world's largest Triceratops fossil, to go under the hammer at Paris auction house
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Big John, world's largest Triceratops fossil, to go under the hammer at Paris auction house

The bones of the 66 million year old dinosaur, described as ‘miracle of nature and work of art’, is expected to be sold for an estimated $1.8 million on 21 October

Little Electric Chair: Rock legend Alice Cooper to auction off Andy Warhol artwork
Arts & Culture

Little Electric Chair: Rock legend Alice Cooper to auction off Andy Warhol artwork

The red acrylic and silkscreen on canvas was part of Warhol’s Death and Disaster series between 1964 and 1965.

Game Changer: Banksy painting raises $23 million for UK health charities
Arts & Culture

Game Changer: Banksy painting raises $23 million for UK health charities

Christie’s said the sale price was a world auction record for Banksy.

Led Zeppelin's original debut album artwork heads to auction, estimated to fetch between $20,000 to $30,000
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Led Zeppelin's original debut album artwork heads to auction, estimated to fetch between $20,000 to $30,000

Led Zeppelin's debut album artwork was designed by George Hardie, which was based on photographer Sam Shere's renowned 1937 picture of the Hindenburg disaster

Bob Dylan's 1996 manuscript containing Blonde on Blonde lyrics valued at $19,000 in sale
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Bob Dylan's 1996 manuscript containing Blonde on Blonde lyrics valued at $19,000 in sale

The single sheet of paper shows the Bob Dylan’s creative musings as he drafted Most Likely You Go Your Way, one of the album’s most memorable songs

Coronavirus Outbreak: A24 will auction movie props of Midsommar, Uncut Gems, The Lighthouse to raise funds
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Coronavirus Outbreak: A24 will auction movie props of Midsommar, Uncut Gems, The Lighthouse to raise funds

Indie movie studio A24 is auctioning movie paraphernalia from its films Hereditary, Uncut Gems, Midsommar and HBO's Euphoria, among other titles to donate proceeds to charities working towards helping frontline healthcare workers in coronavirus crisis

IPL 2020 Auction: Ahead of main event, franchises focussing on areas to strengthen and gaps to fill
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IPL 2020 Auction: Ahead of main event, franchises focussing on areas to strengthen and gaps to fill

Firstpost has done an in-depth analysis of all the IPL teams, focusing on the areas they need to strengthen and the players they need to bid for

IPL 2020 Auction: From Glenn Maxwell to Robin Uthappa, full list of 332 players along with their base prices
First Cricket News

IPL 2020 Auction: From Glenn Maxwell to Robin Uthappa, full list of 332 players along with their base prices

The IPL 2020 player auction list is out with a total of 332 cricketers set to go under the hammer in Kolkata on 19 December.

Collection of rare books and manuscripts spanning a period of nearly 400 years to be auctioned online
Life

Collection of rare books and manuscripts spanning a period of nearly 400 years to be auctioned online

Books, maps and manuscripts from the twilight years of Indian ruler Tipu Sultan will be among the collection of rare books that will go under the hammer.

Murray and Co, Chennai's first Indian-owned auction house, moves with the times; seeks to set up online platform
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Murray and Co, Chennai's first Indian-owned auction house, moves with the times; seeks to set up online platform

Murray and Co was Chennai's first Indian-owned auction house, named after a British chief justice. It was established because the Madras High Court needed a place to auction land and other property from its legal proceedings

Nirav Modi's art collection including rare oil paintings to be auctioned today; likely to fetch around Rs 50 cr
Business

Nirav Modi's art collection including rare oil paintings to be auctioned today; likely to fetch around Rs 50 cr

Indian tax authorities are hoping for a windfall with the auction on Tuesday of rare oil paintings that were once part of fugitive billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi’s collection and have been seized by the government

Toshakhana auctions 1,800 mementos received by Narendra Modi; proceeds to be used for Clean Ganga Mission
India

Toshakhana auctions 1,800 mementos received by Narendra Modi; proceeds to be used for Clean Ganga Mission

Nearly 1,800 mementoes presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi from 2014 onwards are put on auction at the NGMA in Delhi by the govt toshakhana; the proceeds from the auction will go to the National Mission for Clean Ganga

Star Wars lightsaber pulled out of sale at auction due to doubts over its origin
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Star Wars lightsaber pulled out of sale at auction due to doubts over its origin

Described as one of the five lightsabers used on sets of Star Wars, the item was expected to sell for up to $200,000 (£157,000).

Albert Einstein's handwritten, candid letter rejecting God sold for a whopping $3 million at Christie's in New York
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Albert Einstein's handwritten, candid letter rejecting God sold for a whopping $3 million at Christie's in New York

The Nobel Prize-winning scientist, Albert Einstein, then 74, wrote the one-and-a-half page note to German philosopher Eric Gutkind in response to one of his works

RBI to inject Rs 10,000 cr via open market operations on Thursday; process to help ease tight liquidity situation
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RBI to inject Rs 10,000 cr via open market operations on Thursday; process to help ease tight liquidity situation

The OMO by the RBI will help ease tight liquidity situation triggered by a series of defaults by group companies of IL&FS.

David Hockney painting fetches $90.3 million at auction in New York, breaks record for work by a living artist
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David Hockney painting fetches $90.3 million at auction in New York, breaks record for work by a living artist

A painting by the British artist David Hockney fetched $90.3 million at Christie's on Thursday night, easily breaking the record for a work by a living artist sold at auction.

Physicist Stephen Hawking's possessions to be auctioned; doctoral thesis, wheelchair, among items on the block
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Physicist Stephen Hawking's possessions to be auctioned; doctoral thesis, wheelchair, among items on the block

Stephen Hawking was a cosmic visionary, a figure of inspiration and a global celebrity.