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Sporadic violence as millions vote in second phase of India's mammoth election

Apr 18 2019

BENGALURU/NEW DELHI Millions of voters across swathes of southern India cast ballots on Thursday in the second phase of a mammoth, staggered general election, as sporadic violence flared in the east and the insurgency-wracked state of Jammu and Kashmir.

PRECIOUS-Gold inches up as sluggish euro zone data rekindles growth fears

Apr 18 2019

* U.S. retail sales data due at 1230 GMT (Updates prices, adds details)

Gold holds near four-month low as China data lifts riskier assets

Apr 17 2019

Gold prices on Wednesday held near 4-1/2-month lows touched in the previous session as economic data from China tempered concerns about global growth, boosting risk appetite.

PRECIOUS-Gold holds near four-month low as China data lifts riskier assets

Apr 17 2019

* SPDR Gold holdings down 4.5 pct so far this year (Updates prices)

PRECIOUS-Gold hits near 3-month low as easing growth concerns lift equities

Apr 16 2019

* SPDR gold holdings slip to lowest since early Nov (Updates prices, adds comment)

PRECIOUS-Gold eases to 1-week low as trade optimism lifts risk sentiment

Apr 15 2019

April 15 Gold prices fell on Monday to a more than one-week low as progress in U.S.-China trade talks lifted risk sentiment, taking the sheen off safe-haven bullion even as the dollar weakened.

PRECIOUS-Gold steady on falling dollar, eyes first weekly gain in three weeks

Apr 12 2019

April 12 A weaker dollar helped gold prices to steady on Friday, after bullion fell more than 1 percent in the previous session, and the metal was heading for its first weekly gain in three weeks on dovish central banks and tumultuous stock markets.

PRECIOUS-Gold sheds over 1% as strong U.S. data lifts dollar

Apr 11 2019

* U.S. March producer prices rise, jobless claims fall (Updates prices)

India rice prices dip; drought fears spur domestic buying in Thailand

Apr 11 2019

BENGALURU Rice export prices in top exporter India edged lower this week due to sluggish demand, while fears of a drought this year supported up domestic buying in Thailand.

Gold up near two-week high as ECB, Fed give dovish signals

Apr 10 2019

Gold rose on Wednesday, lifted to their highest in almost two weeks as investors fretted about the global economy and trade tensions, and as the European Central Bank and the U.S. Federal Reserve showed signs that monetary policy will remain accommodative.

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