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Tuesday, October 19, 2021



Praveen Kumar wins silver, PM says his hard work, unparalleled dedication paid off

September 03, 2021 2:46 pm

18-year-old Kumar, competing in his debut Paralympics, set a new Asian record with a 2.07m jump to finish behind Great Britain's Jonathan Broom-Edwards.

In sports, don’t ignore the rest while rooting for the best

August 18, 2021 4:56 pm

Dhiraj Nayyar writes: For those who don’t become world beaters in sports, a good education would ensure a high standard of life in some other profession.

Gold gains Rs 253/10 gram; silver marginally lower by Rs 61/kg

July 20, 2021 5:20 pm

In the international market, gold was trading in the green at USD 1,813 per ounce and silver was flat at USD 25.06 per ounce.

Covid-19 and jewellery: Simple dos and don’ts to keep in mind

June 14, 2021 6:34 pm

It is recommended that you go for a regular jewellery cleanse

Gold prices dive Rs 1,097 per 10 gram, silver crashes by Rs 1,574 a kg

March 13, 2020 6:16 pm

Spot gold for 24 karat in Delhi was trading lower by more than Rs 1,000 on rupee appreciation, HDFC Securities Senior Analyst (Commodities) Tapan Patel said.

With revenues falling, India's taxmen rake up three-year-old demonetisation cases

February 27, 2020 4:01 pm

Tax authorities are within rights to demand tax on past revenue, which takes time to scrutinize, but it is highly unusual for officials to demand the entire revenue as tax.

Gold edges up as US warning heightens virus concerns

February 26, 2020 10:39 am

Spot gold was up 0.3% at $1,639.74 per ounce, as of 0340 GMT, having slumped as much as 1.9% in the previous session. On Monday, prices touched $1,688.66, their highest in more than seven years. US gold futures eased 0.5% to $1,641.80.

Dhanteras 2019: Significance, auspicious time to buy gold, silver, and utensils on Dhanatrayodashi

October 19, 2020 2:16 pm

Like other festivals, the purchase of gold and silver also revolves around a muhurat. Pushya Nakshatra day and Dhanteras are the two most auspicious days when most of the purchasing is done.

Silver demand in India set for 4-year high on farm cash payout

March 20, 2019 11:50 am

Silver prices in India have been relatively stable for the last two years, and are about half their 2011 peak. At around 38,000 rupees a kilogram, the metal is about eighty times cheaper than gold and a far more affordable investment or gift for the average citizen.


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

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

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