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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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.

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.

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.

Eight Indians held with gold in Nepal in a week

The arrest of Indians involved in smuggled gold in Nepal has increased in recent times with the police arresting at least eight of them from Kathmandu`s Tribhuvan International Airport within a week.

Huge gold, silver donations at Padmanabhaswamy temple mismanaged, SC told

The Supreme Court on Wednesday was told by the Amicus Curiae that there is no accounting for the massive gold and silver donations offered by the devotees at the famous Padmanabhaswamy temple located here.

Surgeons in Delhi hit `goldmine`; find 12 gold bars in patient`s guts

Surgeons in Delhi unexpectedly struck gold finding 12 small gold bars inside a 63-year-old businessman when he was being operated after having complained of pain in his gut.

Shilpa Shetty Kundra launches jewelry store in Mumbai with hubby

Shilpa Shetty Kundra along with her husband Raj Kundra, was spotted launching their very first Satyug Gold store in Mumbai.

Man buried alive in Pakistan home in search of gold

A young Pakistani man, in search of gold that a soothsayer told him a Sikh family had hidden during partition, was buried alive in a 30-feet deep well dug by him in his house.

World’s largest single crystal of gold discovered

Scientists have said that a big gold piece, found years ago in Venezuela, has now been identified as the world’s largest single crystal of gold.

Two held with gold worth Rs 11 lakh on Indo-Nepal border

Sashstra Seema Bal (SSB) jawans have arrested two person with gold worth Rs 11 lakh in their possession from Sonauli area on Indo-Nepal border.

Gold seized from air passengers in TN

More than one kg of gold was seized from three persons, who arrived by a flight from Sri Lanka on Monday.

1.5 kg gold jewellery robbed, recovered

Seven robbers came in a taxi and looted the shop at gun point, but when they were fleeing, one of them was caught by local people.

Chinese man arrested with 8kg gold on Nepal-China border

A 43-year-old Chinese national was on Wednesday arrested with 8 kilos of gold from a check point on the Nepal China border, customs officials said.

Over 1 kg gold seized from three air passengers in AP

Over one kg of gold was today seized and three passengers were detained by the customs officials at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad near here.