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Govt rolls out 6th tranche of gold bonds; fixes issue price at Rs 3,835 per gram
Business

Govt rolls out 6th tranche of gold bonds; fixes issue price at Rs 3,835 per gram

To cash in on Dhanteras buying spree, the government on Monday rolled out the sixth tranche of sovereign gold bonds

Snapdeal to launch three e-stores ahead of Karva Chauth, Dhanteras and Diwali
News & Analysis

Snapdeal to launch three e-stores ahead of Karva Chauth, Dhanteras and Diwali

The e-stores are aimed to make shopping for traditional items simple and convenient.

Gold glitters on Dhanteras despite rise in prices on fears of further hike; sales up 15% after a sluggish start
Business

Gold glitters on Dhanteras despite rise in prices on fears of further hike; sales up 15% after a sluggish start

Dhanteras is considered to be an auspicious day for buying gold, silver and other valuables and is largely celebrated in northern and western parts of India.

Dhanteras gold sales: High prices take sheen off yellow metal in morning trade; more footfalls expected later during day
Business

Dhanteras gold sales: High prices take sheen off yellow metal in morning trade; more footfalls expected later during day

Dhanteras is considered to be an auspicious day for buying gold, silver and other valuables and is largely celebrated in northern and western parts of India.

Dhanteras: BSE, NSE to extend trade in gold exchange traded funds, Sovereign Gold Bond
Business

Dhanteras: BSE, NSE to extend trade in gold exchange traded funds, Sovereign Gold Bond

It is considered auspicious to buy valuables like gold on occasions like Dhanteras, Diwali and Akshay Tritiya in India.

Hero MotoCorp sells over 3 lakh two-wheelers on a Dhanteras day
Business

Hero MotoCorp sells over 3 lakh two-wheelers on a Dhanteras day

Hero MotoCorp has recently surpassed 75 million units of two-wheelers in cumulative sales since its inception

Festive glitter brightens India's gold demand but high prices took some sheen off
Business

Festive glitter brightens India's gold demand but high prices took some sheen off

Gold demand in India usually strengthens during the final quarter as the country gears up for the wedding season soon after the festivals when buying bullion is considered auspicious

Dhanteras: Jewellers see no sparkle as gold and jewellery sales remain flat despite KYC relaxation
Business

Dhanteras: Jewellers see no sparkle as gold and jewellery sales remain flat despite KYC relaxation

Gold prices are ruling at Rs 30,710 per 10 gram on Tuesday in the national capital as against Rs 30,590 per 10 grams on Dhanteras in 2016.

MHA issues advisory asking states to be vigilant of terror, communal attack bids during festive season
India

MHA issues advisory asking states to be vigilant of terror, communal attack bids during festive season

MHA has asked the state governments to be extra vigilant during the ongoing festive season against attempts by terrorists, subversive elements to disrupt peace

Planning to buy gold this Dhanteras? Check out these 10 rules you should adhere to while buying the yellow metal
Business

Planning to buy gold this Dhanteras? Check out these 10 rules you should adhere to while buying the yellow metal

The most important rule to keep in mind: Buy only gold that is hallmarked by Bureau of Indian Standards

Gold dazzles on Dhanteras as sales go up by 25%; demand for coins surge
Business

Gold dazzles on Dhanteras as sales go up by 25%; demand for coins surge

Retail trade is gung-ho about their prospects after seeing a rush in footfall since the morning of Dhanteras. They are expecting sales to continue through to Sunday when office-goers get their holidays for the season and step out with families to buy gold.

Gold, silver shine on Dhanteras; sales seen higher by up to 25%
Business

Gold, silver shine on Dhanteras; sales seen higher by up to 25%

After subdued gold demand in last six months, jewellery and coin sales sparkled on Dhanteras today, with sales seen to grow by up to 25 percent on higher demand in view of good monsoon and favourable price levels.

Dhanteras: Why gold alternatives offer better option than buying physical yellow metal
Business

Dhanteras: Why gold alternatives offer better option than buying physical yellow metal

From a purely investment point of view several gold schemes offer better alternative than buying gold

Dhanteras buying fails to lift gold; falls Rs 110
Business

Dhanteras buying fails to lift gold; falls Rs 110

Gold prices drifted lower by Rs 110 to Rs 30,590 per 10 gram at the bullion market here despite token buying by jewellers and retailers on the occasion of 'Dhanteras' today.

Dhanteras: Buying gold? Here's a handy checklist to not get cheated with low-quality stuff
Business

Dhanteras: Buying gold? Here's a handy checklist to not get cheated with low-quality stuff

As far as possible stick to reputable jewellers and don't mind paying a little extra

Dhanteras: MMTC ties up with banks to sell Indian Gold Coin
Business

Dhanteras: MMTC ties up with banks to sell Indian Gold Coin

State-run trading firm MMTC has tied up with seven banks, including ICICI and HDFC Bank, to sell government minted 'Indian Gold Coin' in order to cash in on the Dhanteras buying rush.

Dhanteras: Declining gold imports is making yellow metal an attractive investment
Business

Dhanteras: Declining gold imports is making yellow metal an attractive investment

The government must be lauded for promoting the idea of paper gold

Dhanteras: Gold, silver prove to be a good investment opportunity for the long-term this season
Business

Dhanteras: Gold, silver prove to be a good investment opportunity for the long-term this season

Gold could give an opportunity once again to position on self on the long side, as our households have always done without listening to analysts like us, and have always been proved right by investing systematically for different festivals and occasions

Dhanteras is the perfect time to buy Indian Gold Coin! Here’s how
Investing

Dhanteras is the perfect time to buy Indian Gold Coin! Here’s how

The inextricable relationship between Dhanteras and gold is natural. After all, few things symbolize affluence like gold does.

Dhanteras: BSE extends trade in gold ETFs, Sovereign Gold Bond
Business

Dhanteras: BSE extends trade in gold ETFs, Sovereign Gold Bond

Leading stock exchange BSE has decided to extend the trading session for Gold Exchange Traded Funds and Sovereign Gold Bond on October 28 till 1900 hrs on Dhanteras, a festival celebrated two days before Diwali.