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  • India International Bullion Summit to be held in Mumbai September 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The second edition of India International Bullion Summit (IIBS) will be organised by the India Bullion and Jewellers Association on October 4-5. To commemorate its 66th foundation day, India Bullion and Jewellers Association Ltd (IBJA), the apex body of bullion and jewellery associations in the country, will host the...
  • Delhi: Three armed robbers loot gold, cash from a jewellery shop February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Three armed robbers looted gold and cash from a jewellery shop in Badarpur area of southeast Delhi, police said on Sunday. Police officers have got CCTV footage of two robbers entering the jewellery shop while one gunman was stationed at the shop's entrance. The footage clearly shows one of...
  • New Delhi: Robbers loot jewellery worth Rs 22 lakh January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: New Delhi: A man was robbed off jewellery worth Rs 22 lakh at gunpoint at IP Extension area of Central Delhi, police said on Wednesday. Mukesh Jain and his brother Hemant, who have a jewellery shop in Chandni Chowk area, were returning home to Laxmi Nagar when the...
  • ILeague: Dempo pip wayward Mohun Bagan December 14, 2013

    Kolkata: Riding on Holicharan Narzary's first half strike, fivetime champions Dempo returned to winning ways with a narrow 10 victory against Mohun Bagan in a Round 15 ILeague here on Saturday. Narzary smashed the ball past Sandip Nandy in a brilliant 33rd minute strike to help Dempo bag their first win...
  • Watch: 3D printer makes Pizza in Texas October 10, 2013

    A 3D printer is making pizza in Texas using powdered ingredients to build a square of dough, a layer of sauce, and some cheese topping. Thereafter, a heated plate cooks it. The product developer has said that the printer could potentially be used by astronauts as a way to replace...
  • Coimbatore: Nearly Rs 59 lakh of 'Hawala money' recovered from 52-year old man September 4, 2013

    Nearly Rs 59 lakh was seized from a person who got down in Coimbatore from a bus coming from Chennai in the wee hours of Tuesday. Based on tip off, police kept vigil in the Thiruvallur Bus Stand and searched the baggage of 52-year old Abubacker and found the money,...
  • USD 53 million jewels stolen from a hotel in Cannes July 29, 2013

    A staggering 40 million euro ($53 million) worth of diamonds and other jewels were stolen on Sunday from the Carlton Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes, in one of Europe's biggest jewelry heists in recent years, police said. One expert noted the crime follows recent jail escapes by members of the notorious...
  • Three arrested for snatching gold chains and making ornaments from them July 27, 2013

    Three men, including an advocate and a jeweller, have been arrested for allegedly snatching chains, receiving and making ornaments from them, police said on Friday. According to the police, Deepak, alias Bhagat, was arrested from MCD Colony in North West Delhi on Tuesday after police received a tip off about...
  • Amitabh Bachchan is very encouraging, says Nagarjuna July 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Nagarjuna is all set to share the screen space with Amitabh Bachchan after two decades for an advertisement and says it's always a learning experience to work with the Bollywood megastar. Both will be seen together in a commercial for Kalyan Jewellers. "I am working with Amitabh after a...
  • Chopard jewels heist rocks Cannes Film Festival May 18, 2013

    Jewellery belonging to luxury brand and Cannes Film Festival sponsor Chopard were stolen on Friday from a hotel room. Police say that the robbers managed to enter the hotel room without forcing the door open or using the magnetic key card and removed the entire safe containing the jewels worth...
  • $ 1 mn Chopard jewels' heist rocks Cannes Film Festival May 17, 2013

    Paris: Thieves ripped a safe from the wall of a hotel room near the Cannes Film Festival and made off with around $1 million worth of jewellery, in a brazen latenight burglary just hours after the screening of a film about breakins at the homes of Hollywood celebrities, French officials...
  • Mumbai: Robbers attack jeweller, caught on CCTV March 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Armed robbers attacked a jeweller and his associate in Mumbai and looted one kilogram of gold. The entire act was caught on a CCTV as the robbers got away with the gold. Even as the robbers snatched one kilogram of gold from the jeweller, they did not realise that a...
  • India beat Guam 4-0 in AFC Challenge Cup March 4, 2013

    Yangon: India won their second successive match in the AFC Challenge Cup 2014 when they breezed past Guam 4-0 at the Yangon Training Centre on Monday. All the four goals came in the second half. India now stay on six points from two matches. Sunil Chhetri opened the scoring in the...
  • Don't buy so much gold: P Chidambaram March 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram appealed to people not to buy so much gold as a way of reducing hefty imports, speaking on CNBC-TV18 a day after his 2013-14 Budget surprised traders by keeping gold import duty unchanged at 6 per cent. Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Chidambaram said, "Our CAD is...
  • Padmanabhaswamy temple wealth isn't public property: CM November 9, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: A day after the CPM wanted the precious jewels and priceless assets of the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple to be made a public possession, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday said that it cannot be and the property belonged to the temple only. "This cannot be seen as a public...
  • Jaipur: IT raids jeweller, recovers assets worth Rs 100 crore November 6, 2012

    Jaipur: Income Tax department raided a jeweller's shop in Jaipur and recovered assets worth Rs 100 crore. The assets include cash amounting to Rs 1.5 crore. Jewellery worth Rs 1.5 crore and gold bricks worth Rs 70 lakh have also been recovered. Sources say the Income Tax department carried out the...
  • Ravi Kishan out of 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5' August 12, 2012

    Mumbai: Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan is the latest to be voted out of popular dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5'. The actor, along with his choreographer Kunjan, tried to put his best foot forward by trying various dance forms like Bollywood, tango and salsa. One of his impressive acts was when...
  • UP: Jeweller's daughter stabbed to death by robbers July 13, 2012

    Lakhimpur Kheri: A 20yearold girl was allegedly stabbed to death by unidentified assailants who burgled the house of a jeweller, the police said on Friday. The incident took place on Thursday evening in Mohammadi area when the jeweller's daughter was alone in the house, they said. The accused killed the...
  • I'm being framed, says absconding Bhojpuri starlet June 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Absconding Bhojpuri actor Tulip Singh alias Poonam Singh has stated that a jeweller, in connivance with a powerful businessman, has registered a false case against her and her partner in Gujarat. Tulip Singh is accused of duping the owner of KK Jewellers of gold and diamond jewellery worth Rs 2.5...
  • India gold demand abates after brief pickup April 12, 2012

    Mumbai: Physical buying of gold in India, the world's biggest buyer of the yellow metal, abated after a brief pickup in the previous session, as prices recovered from their lows, dealers said. Gold in overseas markets traded at $1,657.89 an ounce, recovering 1.61 per cent from previous day's low of $1,631.70....
  • Jewellers witness muted demand on day one post strike April 10, 2012

    Mumbai: Jewellers from Zaveri Bazaar, a major hub for jewellery industry, who opened their shops for the first time on Monday after a 21day strike saw a muted response from buyers with footfalls nowhere near their expectations. "We expected the demand to be very high as the shops were closed...
  • Jewellers end 21day strike, Mumbai undecided April 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Jewellers across India, except in Mumbai, have called of their strike after UPA Chief Sonia Gandhi and Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee promised to look into their demands. The significant lobby includes 10,000 jewellers associations, Bullion Traders and Market Sarafa associations and diamond traders. The unions were on strike since...
  • Enough stocks to meet gold demand post stir: traders April 7, 2012

    Mumbai: Gold imports are unlikely to rise immediately as the spurt in demand on account of 21day stir by bullion traders will be met by existing stocks, Bombay Bullion Association on Friday said. "Jewellery manufacturing was completely stopped during the 21day strike. Therefore, there is an inventory of 510 tonnes...
  • News 360: Maoist leader threatens to kill the Italian hostage April 6, 2012

    Release seven Maoists within 96 hours or the Italian hostage will be killed, says Sabyasachi Panda. ...
  • Jewellers meet Pranab, Sonia; call off strike April 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Jewellers called off their 21day strike on Friday after meeting Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday. The jewellers' strike has been called off till Parliament takes a final decision on the excise duty hike on nonbranded jewellery and import duty hike on gold. Sources...
  • Jewellers meet Pranab, Sonia; may call off strike April 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Jewellers are likely to call off their 21day strike, according to sources. The breakthrough came after the jewellers' meeting with Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday. Sources say the Centre is likely to drop one per cent excise duty on nonbranded jewellery. An indication...
  • Will look into concerns: Sonia assures jewellers April 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi met protesting jewellers on Friday and assured them that the government would address their concerns. The community's nationwide strike has entered its 21st day. Some of the jewellers who met Sonia, however, said that they were not satisfied with the meeting as they haven't been...
  • Centre may roll back duty hike on jewellery: sources April 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Centre is likely to roll back excise duty hike on gold and nonbranded jewellery, according to sources. This came after Congress President Sonia Gandhi stepped in as jewellers' protests against excise and import duty hikes spread. Congress President Sonia Gandhi met jewellers on Friday and has assured them of...
  • Pranab Mukherjee to meet jewellers in Delhi today April 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The jewellers' strike enters the 21st day on Friday and there's still no sign of a solution. However, hoping to find one soon, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will be meeting with members of the jeweller community on Friday. Pranab met a few of them on Thursday as well, along...
  • Pranab, jewellers to discuss contentious new levies April 6, 2012

    Mumbai: In an effort to break the deadlock over the recent hike in duties affecting the gems and jewelery industry, Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will meet industry representatives in New Delhi on Friday, an official said on Thursday. "The meeting has been called to discuss the issue of rollback of...