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Wednesday, January 22, 2020



Gold climbs to two-week high as China virus scare spurs safe-haven bid

January 21, 2020 11:17 am

Spot gold prices touched their highest since Jan. 8 at $1,568.35 and were up 0.3 per cent at $1,566.06 per ounce by 0326 GMT. US gold futures were 0.4 per cent higher at $1,566.30.

Jewellers to sell only 14, 18, 22-carat hallmarked gold jewellery from Jan 2021: Paswan

January 14, 2020 7:00 pm

Jewellers have been given one year time to register with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and implement the mandatory hallmarking of gold jewellery to ensure purity of the precious metal, Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan told reporters.

Gold rises to 3-month high, set for best year since 2010

December 31, 2019 11:14 am

Bullion is set to post its best year since 2010, having gained nearly 19 per cent, mainly driven by a tariff war between the world's two largest economies and quantitative easing by major central banks.

Gold smuggling on the rise as high prices boost appeal in India

December 13, 2019 12:46 pm

Illegal gold inflows have jumped after the Indian government increased import taxes in July and prices surged to record highs in September.

Gold’s been on a tear this year and 2020 may see more reward

December 10, 2019 4:25 pm

As 2020 looms, BlackRock Inc, the world’s largest money manager, remains constructive on bullion as a hedge, while Goldman Sachs Group Inc and UBS Group AG see prices climbing to $1,600 an ounce -- a level last seen in 2013.

India’s gold imports slide for a fifth month as economy slows

December 06, 2019 6:16 pm

Imports in the world’s second-biggest consumer have been falling as jewellers have been cutting purchases on poor demand. Slowing growth and a more than 20% rally in prices this year are expected to push India’s domestic consumption to the weakest since 2016.

Hallmarking to be mandatory for gold jewellery from 2021: Paswan

November 29, 2019 5:02 pm

The department of consumer affairs will issue a notification by January 15, 2020, for making gold hallmarking mandatory.

Gold imports dip 9 per cent during April-October

November 25, 2019 1:52 pm

Gold imports had been recording a negative growth since July this year. However, it grew by about 5 per cent to USD 1.84 billion in October.

Markets, Rupee, Gold, Petrol, Diesel Price Highlights: Indices end with marginal gains, Vodafone Idea jumps 25 per cent

November 15, 2019 4:01 pm

Share Market, Rupee, Gold, Petrol, Diesel Price/Rate Highlights: All that took place in the markets on Friday.

Markets, Rupee, Gold, Petrol, Diesel Price Highlights: Sensex falls 229 points, Nifty settles at 11,840 ahead of CPI data

November 13, 2019 4:15 pm

Share Market, Rupee, Gold, Petrol, Diesel Price/Rate Highlights: Everything that happened in the stocks, money and commodity markets.


Celeb spotting: Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu, Disha Patani and others

August 10, 2018 6:36 am

Taapsee Pannu and her rumoured boyfriend Mathias Boe were snapped in Mumbai. Akshay Kumar and Mouni Roy are busy with the promotions of their upcoming film Gold.

Akshay Kumar, Mouni Roy attend IMAX trailer launch of Gold

August 02, 2018 6:41 am

Excel Entertainment's Gold will be digitally re-mastered and released in IMAX theatres, apart from multiplexes and single screens.


Highlights from the first ever North East Olympics Games: News in Numbers

October 30, 2018 9:05 am

All the numbers from the North East Olympic Games that concluded on Sunday in Manipur.

Kunal Kapoor talks about working with Akshay Kumar in Gold

August 17, 2018 1:18 pm

Actor Kunal Kapoor is sharing screen space with Akshay Kumar in Gold. In this exclusive chat, he talks about his experience of working in the historical sports drama. Kunal also shared why he prefers to do a few films.

Akshay Kumar and Mouni Roy Reveal The Tough Part About Shooting For Gold

August 14, 2018 2:52 pm

Gold starring Akshay Kumar and Mouni Roy is a historical sports drama based on the true events around India's first Olympic gold medal win. In an exclusive chat, Akshay and Mouni, along with director Reema Kagti and producer Ritesh Sidhwani