Gold eyes fourth straight weekly gain on dollar weakness

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Ashitha Shivaprasad Article content Gold prices inched lower on Friday but were still on track for a weekly rise, as an overall weakness in the dollar offset pressure from an uptick in bond yields and expectations of further rate hikes from the U.S. Federal Reserve. … Read more

Officials seize 831 gm of gold worth Rs 43.29 lakh at Mangaluru airport

Customs sleuths at the Mangaluru International Airport have seized 24 carat gold weighing 831 gm from a passenger who arrived by an Air India flight from Dubai on Wednesday. A Customs communique here said the male passenger, hailing from Kasaragod in Kerala, was carrying the gold in paste form. He had … Read more

Gold eases as investors focus on U.S. inflation data

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Economy PMN Business Author of the article: Publishing date: Aug 08, 2022  •  16 minutes ago  •  1 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content Gold prices edged lower on Tuesday as investors awaited U.S. inflation data due later in the week that could offer more clarity on the Federal Reserve’s … Read more

40 and going strong: Sharath Kamal wins singles gold after 16 years at CWG

Sharath Kamal showed age is just a number as the 40-year-old capped his best ever performance at the Commonwealth Games by winning the men’s singles gold here on Monday. After losing the first game that he should have closed, Sharath beat a much younger yet experienced Liam Pitchford of … Read more

Shuttlers, paddlers dazzle on last day; India finish 4th with 22 gold

Led by the iconic PV Sindhu, Indian shuttlers owned the badminton arena by winning all three titles on offer on the day while paddler Sharath Kamal yet again reminded everyone of his class and awe-inspiring longevity with a coruscating show, as the country wrapped up its CWG campaign with 61 medals … Read more

Gold in tight range as investors wary of big Fed rate hikes

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Publishing date: Aug 08, 2022  •  10 minutes ago  •  1 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content Gold prices were stuck in a range on Monday, with gains curbed by fears over big rate hikes by the Federal Reserve, while investors stayed on the sidelines … Read more

CWG: Australia beat India by 9 runs to win maiden gold in women’s cricket

World champions Australia beat India by nine runs in a thriller to win the gold medal in the women’s cricket event at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday. Batting first, Australia scored 161 for 8 in 20 overs with Beth Mooney scoring 61 off 41 balls while Renuka Singh taking … Read more

CWG 2022: Bhavina Patel wins gold, Sonalben bags bronze in para TT

Star Indian para table tennis player Bhavina Patel won a gold medal in the women’s singles class 3-5 at the Commonwealth Games here on Saturday. The 35-year-old from Gujarat, who had won a silver at Tokyo Paralympics, prevailed 12-10 11-2 11-9 over Nigeria’s Ifechukwude Christiana Ikpeoyi to cap off … Read more

Wrestling: Vinesh Phogat in line for CWG gold, Ravi Dahiya eases into final

Putting aside the mental and physical struggles that pegged her back, an intimidating Vinesh Phogat pounced on her rivals to put herself in line for a hat-trick of CWG gold medals while the formidable Ravi Dahiya too cruised into the final, here on Saturday. In what was expected to … Read more

Wrestling: Vinesh Phogat pounces CWG gold, Ravi Dahiya wins yellow metal

Putting aside the mental and physical struggles that pegged her back, an intimidating Vinesh Phogat pounced on her rivals to complete a hat-trick of CWG gold medals while Ravi Dahiya too went unchallenged in his gold-winning show, here on Saturday. Vinesh became the first Indian woman wrestler to win … Read more