117 gm gold seized from Pak passenger at Munabao

About 117 gram of gold worth Rs 4.32 lakh was seized from a Pakistani passenger who alighted from the Thar Express train at Munabao Railway Station, an official of the customs department said on Sunday.

Peru attacks illegal mining ahead of climate talks

Peru has sent 1,000 police into its southeastern jungles to dismantle illegal gold-mining camps, just weeks before the country hosts global climate talks.

Gold seized from 14 passengers at Hyderabad airport

 Customs officials today seized 4.3 kg of gold from as many as 14 passengers at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here.

Now, a 24-carat gold toaster that adds 'bling' to your boring bread!
Now, a 24-carat gold toaster that adds 'bling' to your boring bread!

A British Company has come up with the most expensive toaster that has 24 Carat gold plated design.

Robbers raid top Pakistan charity, steal $400,000

Armed robbers have raided one of Pakistan`s leading charities and stolen $400,000 in cash as well as five kilos of gold, police said Monday.

Sri Lankan military to return Tamil civilians' gold

Sri Lanka's military Tuesday announced it would return unspecified quantities of gold jewellery recovered from a battle site dating to the crushing of separatist Tamil Tiger rebels more than five years ago.

BSF seizes gold worth Rs 2.63 crore in West Bengal

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday seized nearly 10 kg of gold valued at Rs 2.63 crore from near the Bangladesh border in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, an official said.

Cut duty on gold imports, PMK tells Centre

 Pattali Makkal Katchi​ (PMK), an ally of the BJP in Tamil Nadu, on Monday appealed to the Centre to reduce the import duty on gold to help people buy jewellery during the coming festival season.

Delhi boy wins gold at Informatics Olympiad, heads for MIT

Delhi schoolboy Akshat Bubna has become the first Indian student to win a gold medal in the International Olympiad in Informatics in Taiwan.

Delhi police recovers 1 kg stolen gold from Gaya

Delhi Police today raided a village in Gaya district of Bihar and arrested a man who had stolen 1 kg gold from a jewellery shop in New Delhi.

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Join Nikhil Merchant on an exotic chocolate trail
No one can resist a piece of decadence every now and then. From cognac to pure gold, some of the most exotic chocolates are also some of the most expensive treats.

Gold still a good bet for investors: SK Jain

Currently, gold rates are high because of the ongoing war in Iraq. If geo-political tension escalates in Middle East, the gold rates are expected to up further.

`Govt may relax gold import duty by 2-3%`

Gold might trade in a range of roughly between Rs 25,000-Rs 28,500.

8.5 kg gold, 12 kg silver seized during `Operation Hamla`

In a chance yield, unaccounted gold biscuits weighing 8.5 kg and 12 kg of silver were seized from two persons here during the routine two-day anti-terrorist preparatory drill `Operation Hamla` that began in 13 coastal districts of Tamil Nadu today, police said.

Trying our best to improve economy: Nirmala Sitharaman

On the basis of avaibale resources, we are making our best efforts. Our focus shall be on reviving the major sectors of economy, especially the manufacturing sector.

Centuries-old mysterious iron chests finally opened, reveal junk

The high-drama surrounding the centuries-old mysterious iron chests came to an end on Monday after authorities opened them to reveal the contents after a long wait of six years.

Centuries-old mysterious iron chests to be opened in Kolkata today

The mystery surrounding the iron chests lying in Gariahat Police Station will end on Monday after it will be opened as per court order after a long wait of six years.

Yogeshwar, Sushil shine in International tourney in Itlay

The celebrated Indian wrestling duo of Yogeshwar Dutt and Sushil Kumar sparkled on debut in new weight categories by winning a gold and silver medal respectively in the International Competition in Sassari city, Italy.

Five kg gold seized at Guwahati airport

Gold bars weighing five kgs were on Wednesday seized from two persons at the Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport here, Excise Department officials said.