Tag: Gold

Gold prices up by Rs 200 per 10 gram in Bhubaneswar, silver drops Rs 300 per Kg

Meanwhile, gold is traded at Rs 5,195 per gram (GST 995) and Rs 5,215 (Cash 995) in Cuttack. 

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Gold, Silver Prices To Rise, Know Latest Updates

At present, global gold price has stabilised above $1,990 per ounce. On the domestic front, the price has reached the Rs 53,000 per 10 gram-mark.

Go, Gold, Goa: Researchers Find Traces Of Gold In Iron Ore Deposits
Go, Gold, Goa: Researchers Find Traces Of Gold In Iron Ore Deposits

Mining exploration for iron ore in Goa began in the Portuguese era, when a cash-trapped Portuguese empire allocated mining leases to its colonial subjects in Goa for the purpose of exploration and export.

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Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara Country’s First Woman To Win Gold, India’s Medal Tally Goes Up To 6

Six medals in just 24 hours. That’s how impressive India have been at this year’s Paralympics.

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COVID Crisis: Gold Demand May Be Subdued This 'Akshaya Tritiya'
COVID Crisis: Gold Demand May Be Subdued This 'Akshaya Tritiya'

The Covid crisis and the ensuing lockdowns across many states would hamper the physical demand for gold.

Global Gold Demand Declines By 23 Pc To 815.7 Tonne In Jan-Mar 2021: WGC

Mumbai: Global gold demand dropped by 23 per cent during January-March quarter of this year to 815.7 tonne compared to the same period of 2020, mainly driven by outflows of…

Gold, Silver Prices Fall On Profit Booking

Mumbai: Gold and silver prices declined on Friday as traders booked profits after the recent surge in prices. Further, increasing hopes of an economic stimulus from the US government also weighed on the price of gold internationally, which reflected in the domestic market. As the US Congressional Republicans and Democrats try to pass a new […]

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Gold, Silver Futures Surge, Gold Above Rs 51K/10 Gram

Mumbai: Futures of gold on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) rose above the level of Rs 51,000 per 10 gram tracking a positive trend in the international markets as vote counts of the US elections continued on Thursday. Currently, the December contract of Gold futures on the MCX is trading at Rs 51,281 per 10 […]

Miscreants Loot Gold Jewellery, Cash In Khordha

Bhubaneswar: Armed miscreants looted around 100 gram of gold jewellery and Rs 25,000 cash from a house in Haladipada village in Khordha district on Tuesday night. According to reports, the burglars broke the grill to gain entry into the house around midnight and decamped with the gold and cash. Based on the complaint registered at […]

Gold, Silver Prices Crash After Record Run

Mumbai: Futures of gold and silver which were touching new highs every other day lately have started to falter in line with international markets and traders booking profits. The fall in gold prices, which is considered as a safe haven asset, has also been induced post Russia’s announcement that it has developed the first vaccine […]

Gold Price Surge Continues, Touches Rs 51,833 Per 10 gm

Mumbai: With persistent concerns for the global economy, gold futures continued to climb new record levels on the Multi-Commodity Exchange (MCX) on Monday. Earlier in the day, the August contract of gold on the MCX hit an all-time high of Rs 51,833 per 10 gram. Currently, it’s trading at Rs 51,778.00, higher by Rs 743.00 […]

Gold May Cross Rs 52,000 Per 10 Grams By November

New Delhi: The price of gold in the spot and futures markets remained soft for the fourth consecutive day on Monday, but during the corona period, the fundamentals of the precious metal are strong due to which it may touch a new high later this year. The demand for the yellow metal may not be […]

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Cong Leader Prithviraj Chavan's Gold Appropriation Suggestion Draws Flak

Mumbai: Former BJP Lok Sabha MP Kirit Somaiya on Thursday lashed out at former Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan for suggesting the Centre for ‘gold appropriation’ of golds lying with all religious trusts in India. He questioned whether Congress president Sonia Gandhi had asked Chavan to put forth this demand. Thereafter, he asked the Congress party […]

3,000 Tonnes Of Gold Reserves Found In UP's Sonbhadra

Sonbhadra (UP): An estimated 3,000 tonnes of gold reserves have been found in Uttar Pradesh’s Sonbhadra district, the Department of Geology and Mining confirmed on Friday. According to current prices, the value of this amount of gold could be around Rs 12 lakh crore. Sonbhadra is counted among the most backward districts of the country. […]

Expensive Metals, Crude Boom; Gold Touches New High

Mumbai:  Prices of gold, silver and crude oil surged on Wednesday on the Indian futures market MCX, following the rise in bullion and crude prices in the international market due to deepening military tensions between the US and Iran. In the domestic futures market, the price of gold rose to a new high, while in the […]

Gold Tops Life-Time Of Rs 42,000 Per 10 Gram

Mumbai: Spot gold prices on Monday crossed Rs 42,000 per 10 gram for the first time owing to the escalating US-Iran tensions. Prices of the safe-haven asset surged as Iran on Sunday said it will no longer abide by any of the limits imposed by 2015 nuclear deal, sparking fears of a military conflict. This […]

Gold To Retain Price Glitter In 2020; May Touch Rs 45,000 Per 10 Gram

Mumbai: Always a pricey possession, gold is set to remain more pricey in the New Year too as continuing geopolitical tremors, economic woes and rupee volatility are expected to push the yellow metal even to Rs 45,000 for 10 gram. Thanks to various government policies and the soaring stock market, gold witnessed periodic as well […]

Manu Bhaker wins gold medals in senior, junior 10m air pistol events in Nationals

Bhopal: Manu Bhaker fired her way to twin gold medals in the women’s 10m air pistol senior and junior events of the National Shooting Championship here on Tuesday. The 17-year-old shot 241 in the final of the senior event to claim the gold medal and 243 in the junior category to finish on top of […]

Jewellery Shops Duping Customers With 14 Carat Gold: Odisha Consumer Welfare Minister

Bhubaneswar: A day after the Centre announced to make hallmarking of gold jewellery and artefacts mandatory across the country from January 15, 2021, Odisha government today cautioned the jewellers in the State who are allegedly cheating customers in weight and purity. Speaking in this connection, State Consumer Welfare Minister, Ranendra Pratap Swain informed that all […]

Column: Love for Gold Is Gender-neutral

By Sandeep Sahu The Indian women’s fascination for – even obsession with – gold has long been the subject of much mirth, ridicule and unflattering jokes among men. But what has gone under the radar – perhaps because it’s the men who dominate public discourse – is that Indian men are not far behind their […]

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Gold sales likely to decline 50% on Dhanteras

New Delhi: Gold may lose its glitter this Dhanteras as a sharp rise in the prices of the yellow metal has weakened its demand in the domestic market, according to experts. “On Dhanteras, the gold sales touch around 40 tonnes every year. However, the weak demand may decrease the sales by 50 per cent this […]

Gold prices fall Rs 270 on stronger rupee, weak sentiment

New Delhi: Gold prices on Thursday fell Rs 270 to Rs 38,454 per 10 gram in the national capital on stronger rupee and overall weak investment sentiment, according to HDFC Securities. Prices of silver also tumbled Rs 380 to Rs 47,310 per kilogram here. In the previous trade, silver closed at Rs 47,690 per kilogram. […]

Gold, silver prices fall on sluggish demand

New Delhi: Gold prices dropped Rs 50 to Rs 35,720 per 10 gram in the national capital on Monday, owing to sluggish demand from jewellers, according to the All India Sarafa Association. Silver also ended lower by Rs 100 to Rs 41,900 per kg due to reduced offtake by industrial units and coin makers. Globally, […]

Nepal's Pashupatinath Temple owns 9 kg gold

Kathmandu: Nepal’s famed Pashupatinath Temple owns over 9 kg gold, 316 kg of silver and holds 1.29 billion Nepalese rupees in banks, a media report said. The temple’s income has remained a matter of curiosity for many. It is believed that Pashupatinath Temple is the biggest money-spinner among Hindu shrine in Nepal. Thousands, both Nepalese […]

Akshay Kumar: The real box office 'khiladi'

Mumbai: The box office is witnessing wonders from fresh talents. But among the ‘kings’, some factors set Akshay Kumar apart as the real ‘khiladi’. What makes Akshay’s box office journey different from other Bollywood superstars is his consistency to hit silver screen with several movies a year and draw in the audience. According to Shibasish […]

DRI seizes 16.34 kg gold in Kolkata, arrests six

Kolkata: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized 16.34 kg of smuggled gold, valued at Rs 5.37 crore, in three separate operations and arrested six people, according to an official, here on Saturday. “In three separate operations by DRI sleuths, 16.34 kg of smuggled gold valued at Rs 5.37 crore was seized and six people […]

Have to discover many more images: Akshay Kumar

New Delhi: From being an action hero to comedy king and now as Bollywood’s poster boy of patriotism, actor Akshay Kumar says he has still many more areas to explore. “I have a long way to go. I want to do a lot and I will keep on working hard. I don’t want to stop […]

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Dutee Chand clinches gold in Indian Grand Prix-2

New Delhi: Asian Games silver medallist Dutee Chand ran 23.30s in 200m women’s race to win her second gold medal in the Indian Grand Prix series 2019 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, here on Wednesday. The timing will help Dutee improve her IAAF World Ranking in the 200m event. Her timing also ensured that the […]

Didn't expect to get such fascinating roles so early, says Mouni Roy

Mumbai: Actress Mouni Roy, who struck gold at the box office with her maiden film “Gold” last year, is now looking forward to three movie releases this year. She says they are diverse projects — something she didn’t expect so early on in her career. Mouni has been a part of showbiz since making her […]

Police freeze locker with 1.5 kg gold belonging to 'conman' Golden Baba

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police has ordered to freeze the locker containing nearly 1.5 kg gold worth Rs 40 lakh belonging to Jyoti Ranjan Beura alias ‘Golden Baba,’ who was recently arrested on charges of fraud. The investigating team is also planning to seize luxury vehicles including Mercedes, BMW cars and some bikes owned by him, […]

Cook who decamped with 1 kg gold from Berhampur arrested in Rajasthan 

Berhampur: A cook accused of stealing more than 1 kg gold and Rs 10 lakh cash from Berhampur was arrested by Odisha Police in Rajasthan today. The accused has been identified as Shravan who was working for a gold trader Jitendra Singh in Patra Sahi area under Bada Bazaar police limits of Ganjam district. According […]

Gold worth Rs 8 lakh seized at Bhubaneswar airport

Bhubaneswar: Customs officials seized 254-gram gold worth Rs 8 lakh from a passenger who arrived at the Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar today. Sources said the customs sleuths intercepted the passenger who arrived in Bhubaneswar from Kuala Lumpur. Later during a search, gold of foreign origin weighing around 254 grams with an estimated market […]

Silver spurts Rs 380/kg on strong industrial demand, gold steady

New Delhi: Silver prices Tuesday spurted by Rs 380 per kg on strong industrial demand while gold was steady at Rs 31,850 per 10 gram at the local market here. Rising for the second day, silver jumped by Rs 380 to close at 37,740 per kg on strong demand from industrial units and coin makers. […]

Gold prices extend slide on lacklustre demand

New Delhi: Falling for the fourth straight day, gold prices Saturday dipped by Rs 15 to Rs 31,460 per 10 grams due to lacklustre demand amid weak global cues. Silver prices too declined by Rs 515 to Rs 36,560 per kg on weak demand from industrial units and coin makers. Traders said mild demand from […]

Gold falls Rs 70 on global cues, weak demand

New Delhi: Gold prices drifted lower by Rs 70 to Rs 32,050 per 10 grams at the bullion market Saturday, snapping a three-day rising streak on the back of weak global cues and easing demand from local jewellers. Silver also dropped by Rs 100 to Rs 39,400 per kg on reduced offtake by industrial units […]

Rohan Bopanna, Divij Sharan win gold in men's doubles category in Tennis

Palembang (Indonesia): Indian tennis stars Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan won gold in the men’s doubles category at the 2018 Asian Games here on Friday. The Indians defeated Denis Yevseyev and Aleksandr Bublik of Kazakhstan 6-3, 6-4 in the final.

Indian shooter Rahi Sarnobat wins gold in women's 25m pistol competition

Palembang: India’s woman shooter Rahi Sarnobat won the gold medal in the 25m pistol competition at the 18th Asian Games here on Wednesday with a Games record score of 34 in the finals to improve upon her bronze medal winning feat at the 2014 edition.

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Gold jewellery looted from shop in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: Unidentified miscreants allegedly looted gold jewellery worth lakhs from a jewellery shop at Aul Nuabazar in Kendrapara district today. According to sources, Pradeep Sahu, owner of Maa Jewellers had kept a bag of gold jewellery inside his shop. Three unidentified miscreants came on a motorcycle and looted the jewellery bag from the shop when […]

BJP files PIL in High Court on Srimandir’s 'missing' gold

Bhubaneswar: Questioning the discrepancy in the amount of gold collected from the ‘Hundis (donation boxes)’ of Puri Srimandir and the amount deposited in the bank locker, BJP has filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the Orissa High Court today. In the PIL filed by BJP State vice-president Samir Mohanty, a Central Bureau of Investigation […]

How to store jewellery to make it last

New Delhi: Be it fashion jewellery or precious silver and gold, taking care of how you store them can ensure they last long, suggest experts. Garima Singh, co-founder and CEO at blingvine.com and jewellery designer Pooja Vaswani, have given a few tips on how to take care of your jewellery pieces: * Clean your jewellery […]