In one of the biggest seizures, the DRI has seized 52 kgs of gold, valued at about Rs 15 crore, smuggled into the country from Dubai using the sea route - a sought-after modus operandi followed by smugglers in the 1970s
Authorities at the Indira Gandhi International airport have arrested two men who were allegedly trying to smuggle into the country gold, worth about Rs 78 lakh, by hiding it in papaya.
Yes, it is as true as shocking that in the last one year, as per the World Gold Council estimates, 175 tonnes of gold (which is worth around US$7bn) was brought illegally into the territory
Mumbai: An air passenger and an Air India employee were arrested at Mumbai International Airport in Mumbai, after five gold bars collectively valued at Rs. 1.27 crore which were allegedly being smuggled in, were confiscated,
New Delhi: In a worrying trend, there has been a nearly four-fold rise in cases of gold smuggling as 148 such instances were reported and yellow metal worth about Rs 245 crore was seized by
New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram admitted on Monday that gold smuggling has increased in the wake of higher duties and other curbs on the import of the yellow metal into the country. The Finance