Gold eases on listless trade; silver up

Gold prices eased slightly after its weekend surge at the domestic bullion market today on subdued demand from stockists and traders amid lack of local buying interest at the existing higher levels.

Karisma Kapoor dazzles in gold for Vikram Phadnis at LFW

Dazzling in a gold gown with a heavily embroidered top, Bollywood actress Karisma Kapoor Sunday walked the ramp for ace designer Vikram Phadnis.

Man held for smuggling gold of over Rs 1 crore at IGI

A man was arrested today for allegedly trying to smuggle gold bars valuing over Rs one crore into the country at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport here.

12 kg of gold bars worth over Rs 3 crore seized; three held

Smugglers have been adopting novel means to sneak in gold into the country, custom officials said here today after three persons were arrested with 12 kg of gold bars hidden in specially-made pockets and elastic belts.

Gold worth over Rs one crore recovered from air passenger

The Air Intelligence Unit of Hyderabad Customs intercepted a middle-aged air passenger, who arrived at the airport around 7.30 AM while he was walking through the green channel.

`Rupee might touch 67 level in near term`

Policy decisions taken at economic level will need time to show results.

Indian held at Dhaka airport, 8 kg gold seized

An Indian national was arrested and 65 gold bars weighing eight kilograms were seized from him at the Shahjalal International Airport.

New X-rays can sniff out gold with greater accuracy than ever before

Scientists have fine-tuned a method called gamma-activation analysis, which is claimed to be far better at detecting gold than the current industry standard.

Bodh Gaya temple dome to be inlaid with gold

The dome of Bodh Gaya`s 1,500-year old Mahabodhi temple will be inlaid with gold thanks to an offer made by a pilgrim, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar said.

Earth`s gold may have originated from colliding dead stars

Unlike elements like carbon or iron, gold cannot be created within a star instead it can only be formed by a cataclysmic event.

High duty failed to curb Indian gold imports

The higher gold and oil imports were also responsible for a record high current account deficit (CAD) figure in 2012-13.

Bihar official invests bribes in Rs 40 lakh gold jewellery for wife

This Bihar official had a penchant for gifting gold jewellery to his wife from his "ill-gotten" wealth--and they ran into lakhs of rupees.

India-bound 35 kg of gold seized in Nepal

The Nepal Police seized 35 kg of gold biscuits being smuggled from China to India.

Three persons held for attempt to smuggle gold

Three passengers were arrested from Mumbai International airport for allegedly trying to smuggle in 2.86 kg gold worth Rs 68 lakh from Dubai in three separate cases, a customs official said today.

Gold will recover its sheen in long-term

Gold investment in short term should be 40 percent of your total portfolio because gold has an attractive history.

With weak rupee, Kerala diaspora on a gold rush

The free fall of rupee against the dollar is proving to be a windfall for Kerala`s 2.5 million diaspora based mostly in the Middle East and the US.

Afghan national arrested at IGI with gold worth Rs 40 lakh

An Afghan national has been arrested by customs officials for allegedly smuggling into the country gold valued at about Rs 40 lakh at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA).

Armed robbers loot gold and silver ornaments worth Rs 50 lakh in MP

Armed robbers looted gold and silver ornaments worth about Rs 50 lakh from a gold shop at New Gandhi Chowk in the middle of the city in the wee hours on Friday, the police said.

1.75 kg gold worth Rs 50 lakh stolen

About 1.75 kg of gold valued at over Rs 50 lakh was on Sunday stolen from an ornament manufacturing unit near here allegedly by a youth working there who splashed acid on the watchman before escaping.

Cash-strapped Mallya offers 3 kg gold to Lord Venkateswara

Promoter of crisis-ridden Kingfisher Airlines Vijay Mallya made an offering of gold bricks, weighing about three kg, at the shrine of Lord Venkateswara.