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Surgeons Find a Dozen Gold Bars In Man’s Stomach

In one of the most bizarre cases in a long list of inventive gold smuggling schemes, a surgical team at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi, India got a 24K surprise from a patient with intestinal blockage. The 63 year-old man checked himself into the hospital, complaining of vomiting, severe stomach pain, and inability to […]

5 Oz Smokey Mountian ATB Silver Coin Out Of Stock At US Mint.

The US Mint has announced that it is temporarily sold out of the new 5 oz America The Beautiful 2014 “Great Smoky Mountains” silver bullion coin, after selling 23,000 coins. More coins should be available in a few weeks, according to officials. These three-inch wide coins are made from .999 fine silver, and sport the […]

Pakistan Lifts Ban On Gold Imports

The government of Pakistan has decided to lift a four-month long ban on the import of gold. Smugglers were abusing import laws enacted to help the Pakistani jewelry industry, by importing gold and running it across the border into India, where it was sold at a tremendous profit. Today’s measure was not a return to […]

Indian Gold Imports Double in March, Hit Ten-Month High

Gold imports by India in March were 50 metric tons, double that of February, and hit a ten-month high. The recent government decision to allow five private banks to import gold brought the number of licensed importers 14. The central bank said the move was made in order to double imports, which is apparently has […]