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World's longest saree to be auctioned in Dubai

The world's longest and most expensive silk saree -- measuring 486 metre -- and depicting India's cultural heritage is to be auctioned in Sharjah."We expect it to be sold to a prestigious buyer or......

The American who rescues Indian treasures!

'Cultural property crimes have been linked by the United Nations and others to terrorism.''These links show the perpetrators to be associated with major criminal and terrorist networks like ISIS.'......

'India is like a soft-shell crab, but will grow into something hard and powerful'

IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the mass yoga event on the second International Day of Yoga at the Capitol Complex in Chandigarh, June 21, 2016. Photograph: PTI 'The prime minister speaks......

Stolen Indian artefacts recovered from Christie's in US

Federal authorities in the United States have seized two valuable artefacts stolen from India valued at about $450,000 (Rs 3 crore) from the premier auction house Christie's, just days before a......

This hero stops the plunder of India's past

'Imagine how secure are our seaports and airports that 10,000 objects can leave every decade and our custodians are not even aware?' 'This kind of targeted looting when thieves pick and choose the......

Indian IT industry should create 'Cloud Godowns' and 'Cloud Lockers': Modi

Indian IT professionals can do a lot for cyber-safety of digital assets across the world, the prime minister said With cyber security worrying the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday......

Confused about the Budget proposals? Please read this

Extends fiscal deficit reduction roadmap by one year to 2017-18 Raises services tax, to implement GST by April 2016 and cut corporation tax from 2016-17 to 25% by 2020 The Government has presented......

Resolving gas price issue, power crisis key focus of govt

The Index of Industrial production (IIP) suggests that industrial sector is recovering slowly with a 2.1 per cent in April - December 2014-15 over the 0.1 per cent in the same period last year. The......

Controversial deal to redevelop Jaipur lake before apex court

The dispute over the way in which the Rajasthan government is seeking to re-develop Jaipur's historic Mansagar lake and its environs, may come up before the Supreme Court today, report Paranjoy......

Get ready to order to from a virtual menu

Take the waiting out of the waiter service at restaurants and let your fingers order your favourite dishes over the touchscreen tabletops with interactive menus. Jiby Mathews, director of Touch......

Elizabeth Taylor's Cleopatra wig sold for 16k dollars

Elizabeth Taylor's iconic wig, which she sported in classic film Cleopatra has fetched $16000 -- much above the expected range -- at an auction. The item was one of the three versions created for......

Ekta Kapoor unveils her new show

Ekta Kapoor has launched a new television show Bol Niti Bol, which tells quite a different story from her usual fare. At 17 episodes, the show tries to reach out to the youth. The soap......

James Ivory to auction away Merchant's riches

When Indian born British movie producer Ismail Merchant died in May 2005, he left behind a treasure trove of objects stored in various cities like Mumbai, New York, London and Paris.The producer......

Pix: Television's Sexiest Stars

A while back we asked you to vote for television's sexiest stars. Here are the results. Sweta Tiwari Claim to fame: Kasauti Zindagii Kay, Jaane Kya Baat Hui and the host of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 3.......

The biggest celebrity confessions

Last week, 80s actress Kelly McGillis announced that she was a lesbian.That one really comes as no surprise to any of us Top Gun fans who noticed that she was manlier than both Tom Cruise and Val......

Team India felicitated in London for WC win

It may have been a nightmarish tour on field but off the field, Indian cricketers had an evening to remember when they were felicitated by the Indo-British Parliamentarians Group for their historic......

Legality of IPL auction questioned

While the recent auction of international players for the fourth season of the Indian Premier League left many players licking their lips, it has also raised a few questions. Notably, is one from......

Arsenal pay respects to Highbury

Stand at the top of Highbury hill in north London and, at a glance, you can see how big money has transformed English football.Down Avenell Road lies Highbury stadium, home of Arsenal for 93 years......

Babe Ruth bat sells for $1.26 mln

The Curse of the Bambino may have ended this year but Babe Ruth proved to have plenty of clout at the auction table as the bat he used to hit the first homer at Yankee Stadium sold for $1.265......
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Keys, lightbulbs tied to Thomas Edison go up for auction

Keys to the New Jersey lab where Thomas Edison invented the phonograph are up for auction in Dallas, along with some of the lightbulbs that he... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/keys-lightbulbs-tied-to-thomas-edison-go-up-for-auction-116120300756_1.html
Drinking time

Four generations of Cellar Masters create the perfect blend, over 100 years, for a Decanter of Louis XIII which carries the aroma of 250 different... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/drinking-time-cellar-masters-louis-xiii-de-remy-martin-decanter-lifefd/1/825153.html
Odisha govt expects Rs 2.5 lakh crore capital investment in state by 2025 says CM Naveen Patnaik

Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubneswar: At Make In Odisha Conclave, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik described Odisha Industrial Development Plan -... ...

http://www.orissadiary.com/CurrentNews.asp?id=71043
Fun Things You Must Do In Mumbai - 01-12-2016

DISCOVER THE CITY ANEW Play @ Prithvi Theatre Zameer likes to be called Zed. He also likes smoking pot, playing on his PS3, playing cards with... ...

http://www.afternoondc.in/city-news/fun-things-you-must-do-in-mumbai-01-12-2016/article_182531
Guntur artist to auction his work in Italy

VIJAYAWADA: Artist Poluru Sridhar is experiencing mixed feelings. He is both excited and nervous about the imminent international art auction... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/Guntur-artist-to-auction-his-work-in-Italy/article16731963.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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