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RBI to sell Rs 22,000 crore bonds every Monday to check Rupee slide


Mumbai: Faced with a weakening rupee, the Reserve Bank on Thursday announced it will sell government bonds worth Rs 22,000 crore every Monday to check volatility in the forex market.
The measure is a

Nano car auctioned for Rs 13 lakh


Kochi: A hand-painted Tata Nano car, pegged as the country's first "art car" has gone under the hammer for over Rs 13 lakh in a recent online auction. The outlandish-looking multi-colour "Maximum Nan

Bible signed by Einstein sells for $68,500 at auction


A Bible signed by physicist Albert Einstein, in which he refers to the book as an “inexhaustible” source of wisdom and solace that deserves frequent reading, has fetched $68,500 at an auction here.

Bible signed by Einstein sells for $68,500 in NYC


New York: A Bible signed by Albert Einstein has sold for $68,500 at an auction in New York City.
The Bible was part of a fine books and manuscripts auction at Bonhams on Tuesday. The German-born, Nob

2G no-show good for customers


While the flop 2G auction may not be good for the government, it may turn out to be a blessing for the consumers as mobile operators may not raise tariffs aggressively .

“If the companies had over-bi

Diamond mined in Golconda auctioned for record $21.5m


A cushion-shaped internally 76.02-carat flawless Golconda diamond was auctioned for a record price of $21.47 million (£13.5 million) by Christie’s in Geneva on Tuesday evening.

The diamond, mined in

World's most expensive whisky to fetch 150,000 pound


A rare 54-year-old bottle of Scottish single malt whisky is expected to fetch a whopping 150,000 pounds at an auction.

The bottle of Bowmore 1957, will be the main lot at Bonhams' Whisky Sale in Edi

Albert Einstein's 'God Letter' to be auctioned online


A letter handwritten by physicist Albert Einstein a year before his death, expressing his views on religion, will be sold on eBay this month with an opening bid of $3 million, an auction agency said o

Rare Indian diamond to go under hammer at Christie's

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One of the rarest and most famous diamonds in the world, with its origin traced to the ancient Golconda mines in Andhra Pradesh, will go under the hammer next month and is expected to fetch over $15 m

SC to deliver its opinion on presidential reference in 2G spectrum allocation on Thursday


The Supreme Court on Thursday will give its advisory opinion on the presidential reference moved by the Centre on whether all natural resources be auctioned in line with its 2G spectrum judgement, or

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