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Hitesh Patel: The Illustrious Mind Behind RRP Diamond’s Skyrocketing International Recognition

He envisions to increase the brand revenue from a million dollar to 10 million dollars in the next couple of years.

11 Oct 2019 10:55 AM

Diamonds, powerful tool to investigate continent construction processes

Studies show how diamonds can play a pivotal role in understanding how the continents came to exist in their current incarnations.

29 Apr 2019 10:51 AM

Largest diamond unearthed in Botswana's mine in Africa

A diamond weighing as much as 1,758 carats was unearthed by a Canadian mining company in Botswana.

27 Apr 2019 9:07 AM

Diamond futures turnover vaults

Ajay Kedia, MD, Kedia Commodities finds that apart from price volatility, sharp movement in rupee too helped the turnover growth.

13 Mar 2019 1:31 AM

Dildo made from diamonds and sapphires goes on sale for £1 million

Designed by Australian designer Colin Burn, the world’s most expensive sex toy took 15 years to craft.

04 Jun 2018 4:25 PM


Here are do’s and don’ts of storing jewellery to make it last

Preservation not only takes proper storing techniques but special care should be taken while wearing the jewellery as well.

28 May 2018 5:13 PM

Troubled exhibits: 5 disputed museum treasures

Some historic artefacts have caused bitter ownership spats between nations.

27 May 2018 12:06 PM

Diamond business in India will continue to grow this year: De Beers

India will grow exceptionally, which was affected since last two year due to implementation of GST and demonetisation.

13 May 2018 3:03 PM

ICEX launches 30-cents diamond futures contract

Adding to its existing product basket of 1-carat and 50-cents contracts.

12 Apr 2018 6:56 PM

Sotheby unveils white 'rare' diamond weighing 102.34-carat

The round D-colour flawless diamond can be to privately purchased, rather than through the traditional method of auction.

21 Feb 2018 11:10 AM


White 'rare' diamond weighing 102.34-carat unveiled

The round D-colour flawless diamond can be to privately purchased

20 Feb 2018 8:57 PM

Diamond tycoon funds wedding for 251 young couples in India

Mass wedding in Surat featured included five Muslim couples, a Christian couple and two women who are HIV positive.

25 Dec 2017 10:50 AM

Rare 'Raj Pink' diamond fails to get auctioned at Geneva

Largest known diamond known for its pink colour fails to find buyer with several major jewels also being stranded on auction block.

16 Nov 2017 2:27 PM

Tennis ball-sized 1,109-carat rough diamond sold for $53 million

The stone, named “Lesedi La Rona” is said to be 2.5 to 3 billion years old.

27 Sep 2017 5:12 PM

Russia's most expensive diamond to be sold at online auction

Diamond is potentially the most expensive one manufactured in the history of Russian jewelry because of its size.

02 Aug 2017 11:10 AM


MP: ‘2nd Kohinoor’ attracts big bidders

Three-day-auction of the “very high quality” diamond, said to be as bright as the legendary Kohinoor.

26 Jul 2017 1:34 AM

Tennis ball-sized 'diamond in the rough' too big to sell

Bidding for the 2.5 to 3 billion year old stone stalled at $61 million - short of the $70 million reserve.

17 Jul 2017 5:57 PM

Delhi furniture makers to go on 3-day strike over GST rate

The problem of domestic furniture manufacturers have been compounded by the government's decision to lower import duty.

26 Jun 2017 7:58 PM

706-carat diamond unearthed by pastor in Sierra Leone

The diamond was presented to President Ernest Bai Koroma on Wednesday before being locked in Freetown's central bank vault.

17 Mar 2017 11:50 AM