[NEW YORK] Kito de Boer had been working at McKinsey for seven years when he moved to Delhi in 1992 to open up the company's India office. "The reality of the job is that it's pretty much all-...

[CAESAREA] A rare piano that could fetch more than a million dollars at auction in Israel next week has a history as elaborate as the wood carvings adorning its frame.

[LOS ANGELES] Kobe Bryant's uniform worn in the 2000 NBA Finals and his handprints from Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood are among the personal memorabilia set to be put up for sale in April...

[LOS ANGELES] Seven microphones used on tour by South Korean pop band BTS have sold for US$83,200 at a pre-Grammy Awards auction for charity, more than eight times the expected starting price,...

[LOS ANGELES] Superman's very first movie cape was sold for nearly US$200,000 on Monday alongside a collection of rare Hollywood memorabilia, the auction house said.

[LONDON] A midnight blue velvet gown worn by Princess Diana as she danced with John Travolta at the White House got the cold shoulder at auction, the Kerry Taylor house said on Monday.

THERE are whisky collectors - and then there was Richard Gooding. For two decades, the Colorado businessman and philanthropist spent countless hours exploring distilleries in Scotland and trawling...

[PARIS] A pair of boots worn by Napoleon during his final exile on St Helena sold in Paris on Friday for 117,000 euros (S$175,000) -- more than twice the initial estimate.

[NEW YORK] In 1830, when she was 14 years old, Charlotte Brontë created a series of six matchbox-size books known as The Young Men's Magazine, complete with dramatic stories and tiny hand-lettered...

TENNIS players have long broken rackets in anger, but no smashed racket has reverberated more than the Wilson Blade that Serena Williams wrecked during her US Open final against Naomi Osaka in...