Dior Paris exhibition sees footfall of over 7 lakh, breaks museum’s 112-year record

More than 7,00,000 people flocked to a record-breaking Paris exhibition dedicated to the Christian Dior French fashion house, its organisers said. The six-month-long show which ended on Sunday was the most popular ever held at the city’s Museum of Decorative Arts, with visitors queuing for an average of four hours to see some of the … Read more Dior Paris exhibition sees footfall of over 7 lakh, breaks museum’s 112-year record

Delhi: Jewellery worth Rs 50 lakh stolen from five-star hotel recovered, accused arrested

Delhi Police on Wednesday arrested a taxi driver who had stolen jewellery worth Rs 50 lakh and cash worth Rs 3.5 lakh from a wedding at the five-star Ashoka Hotel. Gurvinder Singh was arrested from the General Taxi Stand, near Mata Jai Kaur Public School in Ashok Vihar on May 9. The jewellery and the … Read more Delhi: Jewellery worth Rs 50 lakh stolen from five-star hotel recovered, accused arrested

Ghaziabad woman nabs one of 3 burglars with neighbours’ help, seizes ₹5 lakh worth jewellery

A Shalimar Garden resident caught one of three burglars in her house on Tuesday evening with the help of neighbours, and seized stolen valuables worth ₹5 lakh and ₹25,000 cash from him. At 7.30 pm, Aarti Kakkar (32), a resident of Gulmohur Park in Shalimar Garden, Sahibabad, returned home with her two children to find … Read more Ghaziabad woman nabs one of 3 burglars with neighbours’ help, seizes ₹5 lakh worth jewellery

Jewellery industry wants 5% import tax; PAN card limit to Rs 5 lakh for Budget 2017-18

The domestic gems and jewellery industry, which went through a lot of turmoil in 2016, has urged the government to increase the mandatory PAN card limit to Rs 5 lakh and above and reduce the import duty on gold to atleast 5 per cent in the Union Budget 2017-18. All India Gems and Jewellery Trade … Read more Jewellery industry wants 5% import tax; PAN card limit to Rs 5 lakh for Budget 2017-18