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Nepal's smugglers cash in on India's love of gold

After a long drive from across the border in China, the white truck arrived in Nepal's capital at dawn with a seemingly innocuous cargo of Chinese-made clothes.

Nepal's smugglers cash in on India's love of gold
Paraguay watches odd urban gold rush
Paraguay watches odd urban gold rush

They appeared out of nowhere, making a mess, operating without a permit and disrupting the football season by luring gawkers.

Paraguay watches odd urban gold rush
Muay Thai: Two Kazakhstan fighters become European championsips
Muay Thai: Two Kazakhstan fighters become European championsips

Kazakhstan's fighters Vadim Loparev and Yelaman Sayasatov have won muay thai champion titles in Europe.

Muay Thai: Two Kazakhstan fighters become European championsips
A gold medal at the Universiade in Kazan
Kazakhstan wins 3rd gold at Universiade

On July 16 Kazakhstan national team won the third gold at the Univarsiade in Kazan.

Kazakhstan wins 3rd gold at Universiade
Alexandre Vinokourov, Jan Ullrich and Andreas Klöden. Photo courtesy of VeloNews.com
Cycling: Vinokourov may become two-time Olympic champion

German cycling racer Jan Ullrich, who admitted using blood-doping, might lose the medals he gained at the 2000 Olympics.

Cycling: Vinokourov may become two-time Olympic champion
Anna Nurmukhambetova. ©Vesti.kz
Weightlifting: Kazakhstan's weightlifter wins gold at Asian Championship in Astana

Kazakhstan's weightlifter Anna Nurmukhambetova was the first weightlifter to win a gold medal for Kazakhstan at the Championship in Astana.

Weightlifting: Kazakhstan's weightlifter wins gold at Asian Championship in Astana
Alexandra Aborneva. ©Vesti.kz
Weightlifting: Kazakhstan wins 3rd gold at Asian Weightlifting Championship

Kazakhstan weightlifter Alexandra Aborneva won the third gold medal for the team at the Asian Weightlifting Championship in Astana.

Weightlifting: Kazakhstan wins 3rd gold at Asian Weightlifting Championship
Alexandr Zaichikov. ©Vesti.kz
Weightlifting: Zaichikov of Kazakhstan wins gold at Asian Championship

Weightlifter Alexandr Zaichikov brought the second gold to Kazakhstan national team at Asian Championship in Astana.

Weightlifting: Zaichikov of Kazakhstan wins gold at Asian Championship
Akzhurek Tantarov  won the tournament in Germany. Photo courtesy of zimbio.com
Wrestling: Kazakhstan wrestlers win 3 gold at Grand Prix in Germany

Kazakhstan free-style wrestling national team has won three gold medals at the Grand Prix in Germany.

Wrestling: Kazakhstan wrestlers win 3 gold at Grand Prix in Germany
Farkhad Kharki. ©Vesti.kz
Weightlifter wins first gold for Kazakhstan at Universiade

Weightlifter Farkhad Kharki has won the first gold for Kazakhstan at the Universiade in Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia.

Weightlifter wins first gold for Kazakhstan at Universiade
Bibisara Asaubayeva. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Chess: 9-y.o. Kazakhstan chess-player is three-time world champion

Kazakhstan children have brought 3 medals -- one gold, one silver and one bronze -- from the World School Chess Championship.

Chess: 9-y.o. Kazakhstan chess-player is three-time world champion
Photo courtesy of velo-home.ru
Cycling: Kazakhstan cycliests bring two medals from Asian Mountain Bike Championship

Kazakhstan cyclist Galym Akhmetov became the Asian Champion in men's junior cross country biking.

Cycling: Kazakhstan cycliests bring two medals from Asian Mountain Bike Championship
Gold claws back losses after biggest fall in 30 years
Gold claws back losses after biggest fall in 30 years

Gold prices recovered slightly Tuesday after suffering their heaviest slump in 30 years triggered by weak Chinese growth data and reports Cyprus was planning to sell part of its reserves.

Gold claws back losses after biggest fall in 30 years
Photo courtesy of deswal.ru
Kazakhstan's Q1 gold and FX reserves announced

The National Oil Fund’s assets as of April 1, 2013 stood at $59.806, 3.53% up against the start of the year.

Kazakhstan's Q1 gold and FX reserves announced
Berlin fest draws to close after Romania claims top prize
Berlin fest draws to close after Romania claims top prize

The 63rd Berlin film festival wraps up Sunday after awarding its Golden Bear top prize to "Child's Pose", a mother-son psychodrama set among post-communist Romania's new ruling class.

Berlin fest draws to close after Romania claims top prize
Photo courtesy of donnafremonpowell.com
Mystery gold gifts for tsunami-wracked Japan port

A Japanese city devastated by the 2011 tsunami has received anonymous gifts of gold worth more than $250,000 in a phenomenon dubbed a "goodwill gold rush" ahead of the second anniversary of the disaster.

Mystery gold gifts for tsunami-wracked Japan port
Head of Kazakhstan Statistics Agency Alikhan Smailov. Photo courtesy of pm.kz
Kazakhstan Statistics Agency explains jewelry and fur coats in consumer price index

Presence of gold and silver jewelry, fur coats and gyms in the index raised eyebrows of many members of the Kazakhstan Parliament.

Kazakhstan Statistics Agency explains jewelry and fur coats in consumer price index
Photo courtesy of deswal.ru
Kazakhstan boosting share of gold in gold and FX reserves

According to National Bank Vice Governor Bissengali Tadzhiyakov, the share of gold in the country’s gold and FX reserves stands at 22% at the moment.

Kazakhstan boosting share of gold in gold and FX reserves
Photo courtesy of elsevier.es
Silicosis suit could crush S.Africa's gold mining sector

Thousands of ex-gold miners suffering from silicosis have launched a class action suit in South Africa, in what could prove the final nail in the coffin of the country's battered but vital mining sector.

Silicosis suit could crush S.Africa's gold mining sector
The Year of the Snake commemorative coin from the Oriental Calendar series
The Year of the Snake commemorative coins released in Kazakhstan

The National Bank of Kazakhstan announced release of The Year of the Snake commemorative gold and silver coins.

The Year of the Snake commemorative coins released in Kazakhstan