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Hardlook: Caught between a rock and a hard place

March 12, 2018 6:08 am

Last month, Surat woke up to a rude shock of over Rs 12,000 crore bank fraud, allegedly carried out by two of their own big names in diamond trade — Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi. A month later, Kamaal Saiyed, tries to find out if the fraud has made the world’s largest diamond cutting and polishing hub any less brighter.

Gujarat elections: In diamond hub in Surat, noteban and GST are rough edges

November 28, 2017 8:38 am

With 12 days to go for voting in the Gujarat Assembly elections, the big question that’s hanging over this diamond hub in Surat city is this: will the BJP be able to tide over the resentment triggered by the note ban and GST?

Surat gets a lab to check on synthetic diamond sale

April 04, 2015 2:32 am

The centre was inaugurated by state Minister of Mines and Minerals Saurabh Patel at IDI Surat on Friday.

New district may add sparkle to Botad's diamond trade

September 01, 2013 4:01 am

Of the four new districts in Saurashtra,Botad is the second to have constituent parts from two districts.

Account books completely 'manufactured' in diamond trade: I-T

April 20, 2011 9:55 am

There is a lot of circulation of black money in real estate or diamond trade,says a top official.

'US trying to stop diamond sales'

May 31, 2010 10:31 am

The African country is in the midst of a new row now.

Dubai's diamond trade falls 13 pct in 2009

March 31, 2010 2:22 pm

Dubai's diamond trade,mainly driven by India,Belgium and Hong Kong,in value terms fell by 13 per cent to USD 18 billion in 2009.

Dollar accounts allowed to push diamond trade

February 14, 2009 1:08 am

In an attempt to provide some relief to diamond exporters,the RBI has allowed them to open Diamond Dollar Accounts...