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Some in Bihar buy owls instead of gold to mark Dhanteras

The festival of Dhanteras, a precursor to Diwali, was celebrated with a 'difference' in a rural pocket in Bihar where people purchased owls -- a symbol prosperity and wealth, instead of the common......

Day after drub, ministers cagey on social media

Most, save Jaitley and Venkaiah Naidu, were silent on Bihar polls; it was business as usual for the PM. Nivedita Mookerji reports A day after the National Democratic Alliance's defeat in Bihar......

Diwali buzz grips India

The buzz in the markets in predictable. From lights to fireworks to sweets to flowers, people across the country are gearing up for Diwali. Here are some glimpses of Diwali preparations across the......

Elections are cheering up astrologers in Chhattisgarh

Astrologers and temple priests in Chhattisgarh are witnessing an increase in the number of politicians and other aspirants visiting them ever since the announcement of assembly polls. Most concerns......

Blasts fail to dampen festive spirit in Delhi

Saturday's three serial blasts in Delhi failed to dampen the Diwali and Id festive spirit in the capital, with residents coming out in large numbers for last minute shopping in markets decked up......

Dhanteras took the online route this year

Demonetisation and changes in buying patterns of consumers help in pushing online sales. Online gems and jewellery marketplaces struck gold this Dhanteras, with many claiming 100 per cent growth......

No sheen for gold on Dhanteras

Gold plunged by Rs 140 to reach of level of Rs 30,710 owing to a weak trend overseas even as the metal witnessed token buying by retailers and jewellers on the auspicious day of Dhanteras on......

MCX to launch gold options on Oct 17

Dhanteras is considered auspicious for investment and buying gold. Options trading in commodities is set to be a reality, with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) giving its nod......

Dhanteras puts the shine back on gold sales

After a subdued gold demand in the last six months, jewellery and coin sales sparkled on Dhanteras on Friday, with sales seen to grow by up to 25 per cent following higher demand in view of a good......

Jewellers see flat gold sales this Dhanteras

Gold sales are likely to be flat this Dhanteras, which is considered as an auspicious day to buy precious metals, due to weak economic environment and poor monsoon, jewellers said. Jewellers also......

'Wish you all a very Happy Dhanteras!'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Diwali is just around the corner and Bollywood stars are busy getting ready for the festival. Some of them tweeted their wishes......

Bollywood gets ready for Diwali

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. The film industry is getting ready for Diwali, and have taken to Twitter to tweet about the festivities and wish their fans.Bipasha......

SRK: Ra.One is a love story between me and my dreams

The over-worked technicians of Ra.One have finally finished working on the film and the countdown for the release has begun. Shah Rukh Khan, who watched the first copy of the......

'Jai jai Shiv Shambho, Happy Birthday Jumbo!'

IMAGE: India's spin legend Anil Kumble. Photograph: Francois Nel/Getty Images Anil Kumble turned 47 on Tuesday, and it wasn’t surprising that birthday greetings poured in from all quarters......
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Cosmic clues to gold's origin

Kolkata/New Delhi: Celebrating Dhanteras? Have you ever wondered where did the gold in your jewellery come from? A cosmic cooking pot may hold the... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/diwali-gift-from-scientists-cosmic-clues-to-golds-origin-news-gold-rkrntLifjbihe.html
Dhanteras buying fails to lift gold

Silver too dropped on speculative profit-booking after its recent rally on the back of reduced industrial buying. ...

http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/gold/dhanteras-buying-fails-to-lift-gold_9884961.html
Gold demand jumps due to Diwali, Dhanteras; still 15% down from last year

After poor sales during Dussehra festival, demand improved significantly over the last two weeks but was still 15% lower than last year's Diwali... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/markets/gold-demand-jumps-due-to-diwali-dhanteras-still-15-down-from-last-year-117101900485_1.html
Gold prices hold firm as dollar sags

(Reuters) - Gold prices on Friday held onto most of their gains from the previous session as the dollar sagged after a report that U.S. President... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/gold-prices-hold-firm-as-dollar-sags-news-others-rkuhdRieahiia.html
Chhattisgarh CM Singh wishes people of the state on Diwali

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh today extended greetings and wishes to people of the state on the auspicious occasion of Diwali.The chief... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/chhattisgarh-cm-singh-wishes-people-of-the-state-on-diwali-117101900364_1.html

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