2014 Outlook: Global economic recovery to cheer commodity market

Better global economy growth may lift demand of metals & crude oil.

2014 Outlook: Gold to underperform equities

Gold is the investment asset class which provides a hedge against inflation and better returns during recession when currencies lose their value drastically.

Gold biscuit valued at Rs 30 lakh seized at Kochi airport

A one-kg gold biscuit valued at approximately Rs 30 lakh was today seized by Customs Air Intelligence Unit from a passenger who arrived here from Dubai.

Fresh gold search: Allahabad HC dismisses Shobhan Sarkar`s petition

The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday dismissed the petition of seer Shobhan Sarkar, who had sought directions to the Uttar Pradesh government and the district administration of Fatehpur for allowing excavations in a village where, he believed, huge reserves of gold lay buried.

UP seer Shobhan Sarkar wants to dig another site for gold

The seer whose "dream" set the government digging for 1,000 tonnes of gold, buried underneath a dilapidated fort in Unnao in Uttar Pradesh, Thursday moved a court to conduct a survey to find another 2,500 tonnes gold at a village in the state`s Fatehpur district.

Bodh Gaya temple dome inlaid with gold

The dome of Bodh Gaya`s 1,500-year-old Mahabodhi temple, Buddhism`s holiest shrine, has been inlaid with nearly 300 kg gold donated by devotees from Thailand -- giving the shrine a new look.

CBI seizes gold worth Rs 67 lakh, FDs from SBI officer`s home

CBI Monday conducted searches at the Mumbai residence of SBI Deputy MD Shyamal Acharya and claimed to have seized gold and jewellery worth Rs 67 lakh.

Smuggled gold went to leading Kerala jewellery shop

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has found that a portion of the gold smuggled into Kerala made its way to a leading jewellery shop in Kozhikode, a top official of the DRI said Monday.

Another gold haul at Kolkata airport

Days after 24 kg gold was recovered from an aeroplane in the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, customs officials made twin seizures, confiscating Rs 1.29 crore worth of the metal.

Three held at Goa airport for trying to smuggle 28 gold bars

Three Tamil Nadu residents were on Thursday detained at the Goa international airport here for trying to smuggle goldbars worth Rs 87 lakh into the country.

Treasure hunt still on in Unnao

Success of the "dream gold" hunt still remains a "dream" even as excavation for possible 1,000 tonnes of gold at Raja Rao Ram Bux Singh fort in Daundiya Khera village continued on the 27th day.

Gold smuggling-Malayalam film industry link to be probed

The apex intelligence organisation of Indian Customs has begun investigations into links between gang of gold smugglers, arrested in Kerala in the recent past, and the Malayalam film industry, an official said.

Women smugglers were regular gold carriers: DRI

The two women including an Air India Express cabin crew member, arrested for carrying six kg gold at the Kozhikode airport on Friday, were regular carriers, according to an DRI official.

Gold worth millions looted from Pakistan bank

At least 61 bags containing gold worth millions of Pakistani rupees were stolen from a bank`s locker in Swabi district of Pakistan`s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, a media report said Friday.

Two held for smuggling gold at Kerala airport

An Air India Express cabin crew member and a woman passenger were arrested for carrying six kg gold at the airport here, an official said.

Two held with gold worth Rs 73 lakh at airport

Two passengers have been arrested at the airport here for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country gold bars worth Rs 73 lakh.

Shobhan Sarkar writes to PM seeking transparency in Unnao gold excavation

With the excavation for "dream gold" at the Raja Rao Ram Baksh Singh`s fort here yielding no result, saint Shobhan Sarkar has shot off letters to Manmohan Singh and Akhilesh Yadav seeking transparency in the ongoing excavation.

Won`t find gold in Unnao without me: Shobhan Sarkar

The Archaeological Survey of India was digging out nothing but broken glass bangles and pieces of rusted iron during the excavation inside Raja Rao Ram Baksh Singh fort in Unnao.

Gold may remain between Rs 28K to Rs 33K by year-end

Though there is some weakness in international market but we may see an upside of around Rs 31,000 in gold in MCX due to supply squeeze.

Daniel Radcliffe to play Sebastian Coe in biopic?

Actor Daniel Radcliffe has reportedly been roped in to play the role of Olympic runner Sebastian Coe in a biopic titled ‘Gold’.