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   US Mint unveils $100 gold coin featuring black woman as Lady Liberty

US Mint unveils $100 gold coin featuring black woman as Lady Liberty

For the first time in the history of its currency, the United States Mint has unveiled a $100 gold coin featuring an African-American woman as Lady Liberty's face. This coin marks the 225th anniversary of Mint.

Gold tops Rs 31,000 on global cues; silver surges Rs 800/kg

Gold tops Rs 31,000 on global cues; silver surges Rs 800/kg

Riding on firm global trends and increased buying by jewellers at domestic spot market, gold prices advanced by Rs 30 to trade at Rs 31,000 per ten grams, while silver prices soared Rs 800 to Rs 45,900 per kg at the bullion market on Saturday.

IOB starts distribution of Indian Gold Coins

IOB starts distribution of Indian Gold Coins

State-owned Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) has become the first lender to start distribution of recently launched Indian Gold Coins (IGC)

Buy gold coins this festive season at up to 8% discount

Buy gold coins this festive season at up to 8% discount

Indian Banks and financial institutions are offering up to 8 percent discount on gold coin buys 

Richest terrorist group Islamic State, is now minting gold coins?

Richest terrorist group Islamic State, is now minting gold coins?

In its latest propaganda video, the Islamic State which has already been branded as the richest terror organisation in history, claims to have started its own currency by minting gold coins.

Hallmarked gold jewellery varies in purity in India: World Gold Council

It may come as a shock to some, but even gold jewellery that has Hallmark certification vary in purity, the World Gold Council (WGC) said while calling for urgent steps to improve quality standards in the world's largest gold consuming nation.

Amateur archaeologist finds Nazi gold worth 45,000 euros

Amateur archaeologist finds Nazi gold worth 45,000 euros

A German amateur archaeologist has found a historic collection of Nazi gold coins believed to be worth around 45,000 euros, which was likely buried around the time of World War II.

Islamic State mints 'Islamic Dinar' coins

Islamic State mints 'Islamic Dinar' coins

 The Islamic State (IS) terror group has posted on the social media pictures of a series of gold coins which it claimed were the long awaited currency of the radical group, media reported.

Buy gold with caution on Akshaya Tritiya

Akshya Tritiya is considered an auspicious day for buying gold, silver and other metals. Sales are expected to rise as there is a "positive" buying sentiment this year with gold prices ruling stable at around 26,000 per 10 grams.

Akshaya Tritiya: NSE, BSE extend gold ETF trading hours

Leading stock exchanges NSE and BSE have decided to extend trading hours for Gold Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) till 7 PM on Tuesday, on account of Akshaya Tritiya.

Akshaya Tritiya today, lower prices expected to boost gold demand

Sales are expected to rise as there is a "positive" buying sentiment this year with gold prices ruling stable at around 26,000 per 10 grams.

Gold prices likely to remain range-bound in near term

In an interview with Ajeet Kumar of Zee Media Corp Ltd, Vandana Bharti, AVP, Commodity fundamental research, SMC COMTRADE LTD, shares her views on whether to buy gold or not, and how gold prices will pan out in the near to medium term.

Issue stamps, gold coins on Ambedkar's birth anniversary: Cong MP

A Congress MP has demanded the Centre to issue a postage stamp and gold coins weighing five and 10 grams to commemorate 125th birth anniversary year of Bharat Ratna Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar falling on April 14.

Jewellery stocks shine on RBI move

Jewellery stocks were in limelight Thursday on RBI relaxing gold import norms, surging over 6 percent in an otherwise sluggish broader market.

1400 coins worth $10mn: US couple strikes gold in their own backyard

A California couple, who had been walking their dog for years in their own backyard, didn`t realise that they had been walking over gold.

Dept of Posts floats tender for sale of domestic gold coins

Amidst government taking measures to discourage gold consumption, the Department of Posts has floated a tender for sale of gold coins category through about 1,000 post offices.

Chidambaram rules out lifting ban on import of gold coins

Gold imports touched a high of 162.4 tonnes in May and fell to 7.2 tonnes in September.

RBI puts curbs on RRBs lending against gold coins, ETFs

The Reserve Bank Tuesday tightened norms for lending against gold coins as well as units of gold ETFs and mutual funds by Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) with an aim to curb demand for the precious metal.

Restriction on co-operative banks for loan against gold coins

Reserve Bank has extended the restriction on advance against gold on co-operative banks as well, a move aimed at curbing demand for gold.

RBI asked banks not to sell gold coins: Chidambaram

RBI has advised banks not to sell gold coins to retail customers, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said a day after the government increased import duty on the metal amid widening Current Account Deficit.