Unnao treasure hunt: 25 days on no gold found, ASI says pack up

Almost a month after ASI started digging to find gold inside a fort in Unnao, the whole exercise came to an end on Monday, as per reports.

ASI rushing for gold, but not for historical sites: Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar took a dig at the Centre on the continuing excavation at Unnao following a dream of a seer.

Gold hunt: Narendra Modi says he respects seer

Days after criticising the gold hunt in Unnao, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that he respects the seer, Shobhan Sarkar.

Unnao gold hunt: Supreme Court refuses to interfere in excavation work

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to interfere in the ongoing Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) excavation for gold supposed to be buried under the ruins of a 19th century fort in UP`s Unnao district, saying it cannot pass an order on the basis of assumption.

Unnao treasure hunt: `If digging is not accelerated gold will disappear`

Digging to unearth 1,000 tonnes of gold, said to be buried beneath a fort in Uttar Pradesh`s Unnao district, continued for the third day on Sunday.

Gold hunt: ASI identifies two more sites for digging at Unnao fort

The hunt for the 1,000 tonnes of hidden gold continued by for the third day on Sunday with the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) identifying more sites at the 19th century fort for excavation.

Working on facts, not seer`s dream: Govt on Unnao gold hunt

Ministry of Culture said that the excavation by Archaeological Survey of India started on the basis of a report by Geological Survey of India and not merely a seer`s dream.

Unnao gold hunt: Excavation for treasure continues for second day

The ASI on Saturday continued to dig for a treasure of 1,000 tonnes of gold supposed to be buried under the ruins of a 19th century fort on the basis of a seer`s dream.

Unnao gold hunt: Now, seer dreams of another 2500 tonnes of hidden treasure

Even as the archaeologists are digging under a 19th century fort in Uttar Pradesh to hunt for the hidden 1,000 tonne of gold that a seer dreamt of, the saint has come up with yet another claim that even a bigger treasure is buried in the state.

Hunt begins in Unnao for 1000-tonne gold treasure

In a bizarre exercise, archaeologists on Friday began digging for a treasure of 1,000 tonnes of gold supposed to be buried under the ruins of a 19th century fort on the basis of a seer`s dream.

SC agrees to hear PIL to monitor ASI`s excavation for Unnao gold

The Supreme Court Friday agreed to hear a PIL seeking court monitoring of the digging being undertaken by the rchaeological Survey of India for gold in Daundia Khera village in UP`s Unnao district.

Unnao gold hunt, Day 1: As it happened

Hoping that every district in Uttar Pradesh yields gold treasure, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, thanked the seer who dreamt of 1,000 tonnes gold treasure believed to be buried under a 19th century fort in Unnao, prompting the ASI to excavate the site.

Unnao gold treasure hunt: Will the sage`s dream come true?

The descendents of Unnao`s erstwhile ruler Raja Rao Ram Bux Singh have staked claim to nearly 1,000 tonnes of gold supposedly buried in the remains of the fort situated in Daundaia Kheda village here.

Sadhu dreams of hidden gold, ASI to excavate fort in UP

A sadhu`s dream of hidden gold treasure at Raja Rao Ram Bux Singh`s fort here has prompted a team of Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to survey the area and begin excavation work from October 18.