Gold hits record high amid persistent safe-haven demand despite rate cut expectations and dollar strength

Gold hits record high amid persistent safe-haven demand despite rate cut expectations and dollar strength

Gold prices opened on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) on Wednesday at Rs 69,340 per 10 grams and hit an intraday low of Rs 69,309. In the international market, prices hovered around $2,284.06 per ounce. Meanwhile, silver opened at Rs 77,981 per kg and hit an intraday low of Rs 77,189 on the MCX. In … Read more

Latest gold and silver price: Yellow metal retreats as dollar and bond yields rise

Latest gold and silver price: Yellow metal retreats as dollar and bond yields rise

Gold prices opened on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) on Tuesday at Rs 68,638 per 10 grams and hit an intraday low of Rs 68,580. In the international market, prices hovered around $2,252.19 per ounce. Meanwhile, silver opened at Rs 75,750 per kg and hit an intraday low of Rs 75,310 on the MCX. In … Read more

Gold continues its historic run, price surges to record high

Gold continues its historic run, price surges to record high

Gold prices opened on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) on Monday at Rs 68,699 per 10 grams. In the international market, prices hovered around $2,196.32 per ounce. Meanwhile, silver opened at Rs 75,223 per kg on the MCX. In the international market, the price hovered around $24.69 per ounce. Manav Modi, Analyst, Commodity and Currency, MOFSL, … Read more

Chennai floods: My house is flooded. Will my fridge, TV, jewellery and other equipment be covered under home insurance?

Chennai floods: My house is flooded. Will my fridge, TV, jewellery and other equipment be covered under home insurance?

I live in Chennai. My ground floor house is flooded, damaging my electrical equipment. Will my fridge, TV, Jewellery and other equipment be covered by home insurance?  Reply by Tarun Mathur, Chief Business Officer, General Insurance, Policybazaar.com  Natural disasters are increasingly wreaking havoc across various regions of the country. Events like cyclones, earthquakes, and floods, … Read more

ED searches jewellery outlets in Tiruchi

ED searches jewellery outlets in Tiruchi

Officers of Enforcement Directorate conduct searches at Jewellery shops at Jaffer Shah Street on November 21, 2023 | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement Officers of the Directorate of Enforcement (ED) have begun searches at the premises of three jewellery shops functioning at Diamond Bazaar in Jaffer Shah Street and one outlet in Big Bazaar Street in … Read more

Silver ornaments with quirky motifs, and bold, bohemian jewellery make a statement

Silver ornaments with quirky motifs, and bold, bohemian jewellery make a statement

The words edgy, unorthodox, and bohemian aptly define the aesthetics of Mumbai-based Bhavya Ramesh’s eponymous silver jewellery label. Rooted in opulent Indianness, her catalogue is unconventional — on it are lip, ear and palm cuffs, ear hangs, joint rings, nail rings and crowns, hair harnesses and clips. And sunglasses too.   “I want to change how … Read more

Exit through the museum gift shop, suggests Anita Ratnam

Exit through the museum gift shop, suggests Anita Ratnam

Anita Ratnam | Photo Credit:  G. Venket Ram My children and friends know that I must make that mandatory stop at the museum shop if I am travelling abroad. There is a deep local engagement you find at a museum store and, on returning home, the joy in placing each piece of contemporary jewellery purchased … Read more

Poll code violations: cash, jewellery, liquor among unaccounted materialsseized in Mysuru

Poll code violations: cash, jewellery, liquor among unaccounted materialsseized in Mysuru

The authorities have seized unaccounted materials including jewellery, cash and liquor the cumulative value of which has been pegged at around ₹3 crore in the district ever since the election process began. Deputy Commissioner K.V. Rajendra who is also the district election officer said that 162 flying squads have been deployed across Mysuru and this … Read more

World Wood Day: 6 Indian artists crafting everything from artefacts to toys using wood

World Wood Day: 6 Indian artists crafting everything from artefacts to toys using wood

Dancing deities @ Indian Haathi Launched in 2021 to support artisans impacted by COVID-19’s first wave, the Hyderabad-based Indian Haathi takes pride in its quirky creations that depict mythical and folk characters: Surabhi, a white cow, Ambhra the elephant, and Dawon the lion, among others. Their latest collection of dancing deities (upwards of ₹600) is … Read more