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Kedarnath Temple reopens after six-month-long winter break; priests offer first prayers on behalf of Narendra Modi
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Kedarnath Temple reopens after six-month-long winter break; priests offer first prayers on behalf of Narendra Modi

The doors of Kedarnath Temple, one of the four famed Himalayan shrines, opened at 6.10 am today after a six-month-long winter break.

Akshaya Tritiya 2020: Here's how you can buy gold online during coronavirus enforced lockdown
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Akshaya Tritiya 2020: Here's how you can buy gold online during coronavirus enforced lockdown

High gold prices, logistical constraints on delivery, uncertainties surrounding wedding schedules, income anxieties and lockdown in various degrees make it an unusual period that is bound to seriously restrict gold demand.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Rajmohan Gandhi, Akshaya Tritiya, and Tara Sutaria interview; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Rajmohan Gandhi, Akshaya Tritiya, and Tara Sutaria interview; today's must-read stories

Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Rajmohan Gandhi essentially said that Narendra Modi’s remarks during an election rally last week, terming Rajiv Gandhi as “bhrashtachari no 1”, touched a new nadir in political discourse.

Akshaya Tritiya gets off to a good start after three bad years; gold coins, lightweight jewellery most sought-after items
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Akshaya Tritiya gets off to a good start after three bad years; gold coins, lightweight jewellery most sought-after items

The dip in the price of gold helped and customers have been thronging jeweller stores across cities in the country

Jewellers expect better glitter this festive season on positive consumer sentiment and stable prices
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Jewellers expect better glitter this festive season on positive consumer sentiment and stable prices

India Bullion and Jewellers Association National vice-president Saurabh Gadgil said he expects 15-20 percent growth in demand this Akshaya Tritiya.

India's April gold imports plunge 39% on subdued demand, weak rupee: GFMS data
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India's April gold imports plunge 39% on subdued demand, weak rupee: GFMS data

India’s gold imports fell for a fourth straight month in April from a year ago to 57 tonnes on subdued demand after local prices jumped to the highest level in nearly 21 months

Gold loses shine: Demand falls by 12% to 115 tonne in Q1 due to high local price, says World Gold Council
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Gold loses shine: Demand falls by 12% to 115 tonne in Q1 due to high local price, says World Gold Council

In terms of value, the gold demand fell by 8 percent to Rs 31,800 crore, compared to Rs 34,440 crore in the same period of 2017

India's Apr-Jun quarter gold demand surges 37% to 167.4 tonnes: World Gold Council
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India's Apr-Jun quarter gold demand surges 37% to 167.4 tonnes: World Gold Council

In value terms also, the demand surged by 32 percent at Rs 43,600 crore against Rs 33,090 crore in the Q2 2016.

Gold imports record three-fold jump to $3.85 bn; Akshaya Tritiya boosts demand
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Gold imports record three-fold jump to $3.85 bn; Akshaya Tritiya boosts demand

India is the world's second biggest gold consumer after China. The imports mainly take care of demand by the jewellery industry.

Madhya Pradesh minister gifts brides bats; to be used on alcoholic husbands
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Madhya Pradesh minister gifts brides bats; to be used on alcoholic husbands

Bhopal: What would you generally gift a newly-married couple? A Madhya Pradesh minister decided on an unusual present -- a 'mogri' or a wooden bat-- for nearly 700 brides at a mass marriage ceremony.

Crowds throng jewellers to buy gold on Akshaya Tritiya across the country
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Crowds throng jewellers to buy gold on Akshaya Tritiya across the country

Akshaya Tritiya, a holy day for Hindus and Jains, is believed to bring good luck and success. It is considered to be an auspicious day to bring home gold.

Gold shines on Akshaya Tritiya buying, global cues
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Gold shines on Akshaya Tritiya buying, global cues

Traders said besides token purchases on the auspicious occasion of 'Akshaya Tritiya', a firm trend overseas mainly kept gold prices higher.

Buying gold on Akshaya Tritiya: From purity to return policy, here are 4 points to remember
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Buying gold on Akshaya Tritiya: From purity to return policy, here are 4 points to remember

The best way to ensure you buy pure gold is to buy it from reputed jewelers or branded stores

Gold sales expected to rise 30% this Akshaya Tritiya pent-up demand
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Gold sales expected to rise 30% this Akshaya Tritiya pent-up demand

Akshaya Tritiya, which falls on 28 April this year, is considered an auspicious day to buy gold

Indians shun gold buys during Akshaya Tritiya as prices, drought sting
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Indians shun gold buys during Akshaya Tritiya as prices, drought sting

Indians bought a third less gold than last year during the annual Hindu and Jain holy festival of Akshaya Tritiya on Monday, industry officials estimate, as droughts have hit the earnings of millions of farmers and the metal's price rallied.

Jewellers hopeful of 10% growth in sales on Akshaya Tritiya
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Jewellers hopeful of 10% growth in sales on Akshaya Tritiya

After the bullion market remained lull for months, jewellers on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya today are hopeful of a 10 percent rise in sales.

Akshaya Tritiya fails to help falling gold prices
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Akshaya Tritiya fails to help falling gold prices

Gold prices dipped at the bullion market on Monday as the auspicious Akshaya Tritiya festival failed to enthuse the spirit of buyers.

High gold prices will impact Akshaya Tritiya sales this year
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High gold prices will impact Akshaya Tritiya sales this year

Akshaya Tritiya is likely to be lacklustre this time as compared to last year because of rising gold prices.