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Silver

Silver is a metallic chemical element with the chemical symbol Ag (Latin: argentum, from the Indo-European root *arg- for "grey" or "shining") and atomic number 47. A soft, white, lustrous transition metal, it has the highest electrical conductivity of any element and the highest thermal conductivity of any metal. The metal occurs naturally in its pure, free form (native silver), as an alloy with gold and other metals, and in minerals such as argentite and chlorargyrite. Most silver is produced as a by-product of copper, gold, lead, and zinc refining.

Headlines Around the Web

IMG nears sale for more than $2bn

Dec 18 - Financial Times

Sotheby’s loses its star auctioneer

Nov 23 - Financial Times

Silver futures down 0.36% on weak global cues

Nov 18 - The Times of India

Sunday talk show tip sheet

Nov 02 - Politico

Articles About Silver

Vaayai Moodi Pesavum Poster (Facebook)
Dulquer Salmaan vs Gautham Karthik: 'Vaayai Moodi Pesavum' to Clash with 'Yennamo Yedho'

By IBTimes IN

Dulquer Salmaan's (Mammootty's son) "Vaayai Moodi Pesavum" will be clashing with Gautham Karthik's "Yennamo Yedho." (9:17 pm)

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Suzuki Let’s Bookings Open in India
Suzuki Let’s Bookings Open in India; Price, Launch Details

By IBTimes IN

The bookings for Suzuki's new scooter Let's have opened in India, with an advance payment of INR1,000. (Apr 23)

MORE TOPICS: HP, INDIA, FUEL EFFICIENCY

New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key speaks at a luncheon in Sydney February 7, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Brendon Thorne/Pool
New Zealand Prime Minister's BMW Thrown Eggs, Ball, Rock Amid Protests in Napier

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key's car has been egged when he officially launched a new housing development in an attempt to boost Napier's poorest suburb of Maraenui. (Apr 23)

MORE TOPICS: UNEMPLOYMENT, COURT

HTC One M8: Mini Version Heading to Verizon, Availability of Android Smartphone Set in May 2014?

By IBTimes AU

The alleged HTC One M8 Mini will be heading over to US carrier Verizon where the HTC device could be exclusively offered in their stores just like the HTC One M8. Notable mobile device source @evleaks made the announcement on the arrival of the HTC O... (Apr 23)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, SAMSUNG, TWITTER, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID, HTC

Adobe Flash Player 12: Review, Highlight, Prerequisite, Support; Available as Free Download

By IBTimes AU

The Adobe Flash Player is the touchstone for rich, salient and high-impact web content. Designs, graphics, animations, and user interfaces are deployed immediately across all browsers and platforms, guaranteeing rich and seamless virtual experience. (Apr 22)

MORE TOPICS: BLACKBERRY, ANDROID

Lindsay Lohan Disses 'Hunger Games' star Jennifer Lawrence—Find Out What She Has to Say About JLaw

By IBTimes AU

During an interview with Kode Magazine, which the "Herbie" actress is also cover girl, the 27-year old did not fail to generate public drama when she accused American Sweetheart of derogatory terms. (Apr 22)

MORE TOPICS: LINDSAY LOHAN

‘Pretty Little Liars’ Spoilers: Marlene King Reveals Movie Plan, A ‘Hungry, Desperate Kiss’ Plus Toby Absent in Season 5, Episode 7

By IBTimes AU

“Pretty Little Liars” to be showcased on the silver screen and it is going to be huge. It looks like “PLL” fans want the show to move from the small screen to the big one. Creator Marlene King dished out possibility of the film. (Apr 22)

HTC One (M8) India Priced Leaked; Tipped to Hit Stores This Month
HTC One (M8) India Price Revealed; Tipped to Hit Stores in Early May

By IBTimes IN

Taiwanese company's 2014 flagship smartphone HTC One's (M8) India price has been leaked just hours ahead of the official launch. (Apr 21)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, RETAIL, INDIA, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID, HTC

Pope Good Friday Service Underscores Plight of the Suffering
Pope Good Friday Service Underscores Plight of the Suffering

By Reuters

The plight of immigrants, the poor, the sick, the elderly, unemployed and prisoners dominated Pope Francis' Good Friday service at Rome's Colosseum as he led Catholics around the world in commemorating the day Jesus died. (Apr 19)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, UNEMPLOYMENT

The statue of Jesus lying in the tomb (Monastery of San Joaquín y Santa Ana, Valladolid)  (Photo: Wikimemdia Commons)
Holy Saturday 2014: 7 Interesting Facts about Easter Eve

By IBTimes IN

Holy Saturday 2014: Here are 7 unique and interesting facts about Saturday before Easter aka Easter Eve, Easter Even or Black Saturday. (Apr 19)

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