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Govt may cut sugar import duty to cool prices

Govt may cut sugar import duty to cool prices

With retail prices crossing Rs 40/kg, the government has taken several steps, including imposition of stock holding limits on sugar traders and withdrawal of sugar output subsidy of Rs 4.50/kg to mills, in the last few weeks to check the price rise.

Gold prices steady; Silver prices struggle for sixth day, down Rs 320
Gold prices steady; Silver prices struggle for sixth day, down Rs 320

Gold prices held steady in the absence of any worth-while buying activity by jewellers, while silver prices remained off-colour for the sixth straight day, plunging Rs 320 to Rs 39,580 on Monday.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 26 May )This Week ( 22 May - 28 May )

SAGITTARIUS There should be a welcome absence of tension from most of today's personal proceedings, although excitement could boil over into animated arguments and disputes. These are lively times and you're a force to be reckoned with, as… read more