Jewellery posts growth of 3%, the first in four years.
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Gold prices in India traded at a discount for the first time in six weeks as the key wedding season failed to spur fresh demand.
Indian mining industry has for months lobbied for a cut in the export duty as the country is saddled with a surplus of around 149 million tonnes.
India’s New Delhi banned the burning of petroleum coke on Nov. 1, part of measures aimed at curbing air pollution, which last week reached 10 times the recommended limits.
Hindustan Copper is making moves to expand its production and operations in India where the company has a monopoly on copper mining.
"Wedding season has started, but demand is poor compared to last year," said Ketan Shroff, managing director of Mumbai-based bullion dealer Penta Gold.
Millions of people visit them every day. Just a quick scroll through your Instagram feed will reveal at least a couple photographs of your friends standing next to or on top of them.
Indian diamonds are known for their quality, particularly those from the ancient Golconda mines, famous for producing a rare kind of extremely clear gem.
Gold is considered an essential part of weddings in India, second-biggest consumer of the metal in the world after China.
Australian politicians told China of government approvals for controversial A$16.5-billion ($13-billion) coal mine project being built by Adani Enterprises.
India's top court on Tuesday banned the use of petroleum coke, a dirtier alternative to coal, in and around New Delhi in a bid to clean the air in one of the world's most polluted cities.
New Delhi is restricting them from importing the yellow metal only for export purposes and not for selling in the domestic market.
The world’s largest diamond producer by value offered less precious stones, in line with its policy of trying to match sales to demand.
India's Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) has launched the country's first gold options contract in New Delhi to coincide with the gold-buying festival of Dhanteras.
Local gold prices were trading around 29,760 rupees per 10 grams on Friday, up nearly a percent from last week.
Higher purchases by India, the world's second-biggest consumer, could lend support to global prices that are trading near their highest level in a week.
India's recent restrictions on the industry and increased smuggling took the sheen off the bullion market heading into the peak festival season.
A global energy transition is underway, with lithium-ion as one of the leading energy storage technologies for both handheld technology and electric cars.
Coal India's plan to diversify into mining metals such as copper and nickel with no prior experience is being seen by analysts as a long-term strategy to firm up revenues, with no immediate results in sight.
A new report from BMI Research states that the global refined zinc market will remain in deficit over the next few years
He intends to buy as much as 1.5 billion pounds (about$2 billion) worth of additional Anglo American shares.
The company, India's biggest local steelmaker, aims to be producing 80% of the iron ore needed for its flagship plant in south India in three years time
According to the World Coal Association, India will need to ally with countries including the US, Japan, and Australia, to get cheaper funding from multilateral development banks to access cleaner technology.
Moscow wants state-owned Alrosa to offer more favorable terms to local cutters