Sunday, 16 December 2018

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George Clooney auctioning off motorbike for charity

HOLLYWOOD: George Clooney is auctioning off his Harley Davidson motorbike as part of the Home for Our Troops Veterans Day Celebrity Auction. The 57-year-old actor is set to say goodbye to his 2017 Dresser Touring Ultra Limited FLHTK Harley Davidson as it has gone up for auction on an eBay ...

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Serbia raises 3.1 billion dinars in T-bond auction

BELGRADE: Serbia’s debt agency said it had raised 3.102 billion serbian dinars (26.34 million euros) in a T-bond auction. Below are the auction details. MATURITY DATE: Feb 8, 2028 REMAINING MATURITY: 9 years, 6 months TARGETED AMOUNT: 11.545 billion dinars YIELD: 4.8 percent ANNUAL COUPON RATE: 5.875 percent TOTAL ALLOTMENT: ...

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Twinkle set to auction off the ‘Krrish’ costume for charity

BOLLYWOOD: One of the most influential Author/producers in B-town today, Twinkle Khanna has been using her fame to raise money for a good cause. She auctions off outfits from popular Hindi films for a number of social causes including an animal shelter. She not only tweets asking for support from various ...

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The worlds most expensive handbag sells for GBP 283,000

HONG KONG: A rare Hermès Birkin bag sold at auction at Christie’s in Hong Kong for a whopping $382,000 USD – (GBP 283,000),  setting a record for the priciest handbag ever sold at an auction. A similar style was scooped up at Christie’s for around $377,000 in 2016. The coveted ...

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Judge blocks ‘outrageous’ auction of Madonna’s panties

LAS VEGAS: An upcoming auction of pop star Madonna’s personal items, including a love letter from former lover Tupac Shakur, a pair of previously worn panties and a hairbrush containing her hair, has been blocked by a judge. Manhattan state Supreme Court Judge Gerald Leibovitz ordered Gotta Have It! Collectibles ...

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Pink diamond worth millions shown in London ahead of auction

LONDON: Sotheby’s is displaying the startling “pink star” diamond in London before it’s auctioned in Hong Kong. The gem should fetch more than $60 million when put on the block April 4, which would represent a record for a pink diamond sold at auction. It said the 59.60-carat gem is ...

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Princess Diana letters about William and Harry being sold at auction

LONDON: Prince Harry was “constantly in trouble” while at boarding school, letters sent by Princess Diana to a much-loved butler have revealed. The personal notes, sent to former Buckingham Palace steward Cyril Dickman in the 1980s and 1990s, include a description of how in the days after Harry was born ...

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Bowie artworks fetch $30 million in first round of auction

LONDON: A first auction of items from late rock star David Bowie’s private art collection has fetched more than $30 million, with some going far above their estimated prices. In a packed salesroom on Thursday evening, auction house Sotheby’s held its first of three “Bowie/Collector” sales of art owned by ...

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