The man named Noushad tried to smuggle one kg of gold in a compound form, but was caught at the Kochi airport because of a tip-off.
Nothing like being a good sport with some environmentally-conscious bling.
The Bernie Madoff of the late 1800s, he was "the world's most shameless swindler."
One rock weighed 95 kilos and took three men to lift into the back of a ute.
Julio Nivelo managed to flee the States to Ecuador after the heist without getting caught—but now he says he has "nothing."
But, granted rare access to northern Niger's gold fields, we saw how the vast majority of workers aren't benefitting nearly as much as them.
The 15-member boyband have owned 2017, releasing so much new music that a run-down of their best material is more than necessary.
"We just knew we were never bored."
Now comes the hard part: preserving 1,000-year-old gold and silver artifacts for centuries to come.
Greg Dunn’s light-reflecting paintings make science visually stunning.
Rachel Sussman’s ‘Sidewalk Kintsukuroi’ series brings a traditional Japanese art practice to the streets.
David Spriggs explores cultural associations with the color gold in an ephemeral installation.