Published by on October 17, 2013

Nishat Mughal Bagh – A Glimpse of Paradise

Located on the bank of the Dal Lake, with the Zabarwan Mountains as its backdrop, Nishat Bagh is a garden of bliss that commands a magnificent view of the lake beneath the snow capped Pir Panjal mountain range that stands far away to the west of the valley. The Bagh was designed and built in…

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Published by on October 17, 2013

The Most Magnificent Trees Of The World

The Bahu Fort is located in Jammu city in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. The fort, originally built by Raja Bahulochan some 3,000 years ago, was refurbished by the Dogra rulers in the 19th century. The fort is a religious place, and within its precincts has a temple dedicated to the Hindu goddess…

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Published by on October 15, 2013

The Seasonality of Gold – The Autumn Effect

This paper studies recurring annual events potentially introducing seasonality into gold prices. We analyze gold returns for each month from 1980 to 2010 and find that September and November are the only months with positive and statistically significant gold price changes. This “autumn effect” holds unconditionally and conditional on several risk factors. We argue that…

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Published by on October 15, 2013

10 Most Beautiful Places for Autumn

This well-established must for the autumn calendar returns! Treat your senses to cookery, apple tastings, delicious produce stalls, enjoy family activities on the weekend – and don’t miss our special guest, celebrity chef James Martin (16 Oct). We look forward to seeing you there!