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Friday, May 14, 2021



101 carat diamond to be auctioned in Geneva jewellery sale

May 09, 2021 10:18 am

The diamond could fetch between 12 and 18 million Swiss francs ($19.96 million) when it goes under the hammer at Christie's on May 12.

Diamond workers’ group says no to police, Surat Municipal Corporation plea to shut markets by 2 pm

April 09, 2021 2:44 am

The proposal of SMC was rejected by the diamond brokers association, claiming that if they shut the markets, all the textile trading markets would shut and in turn textile factories too would have to close down.

Largest purple-pink diamond ever to go on sale at Christie's Hong Kong auction

March 30, 2021 4:01 pm

It is the diamond's exceptional rarity, extraordinary optical transparency, brilliant colour, and enormous size that make it an immensely important, and an eternal masterpiece of nature

Meerut-based jeweller conferred Guinness record for making ring with 12,638 diamonds

December 05, 2020 11:35 am

The ring has been named 'THE MARIGOLD - The ring of prosperity', and takes inspiration from marigold flower which is believed to bring luck and prosperity, as per the jeweller.

Kate Middleton's engagement ring voted world's most popular; Meghan Markle's is a close second

December 03, 2020 8:49 am

The Duchess of Cambridge’s 12-carat oval sapphire ring, surrounded by 14 natural diamonds, was previously worn by her mother-in-law Princess Diana

Surat: Engineers develop app to help diamond buyers, traders in India and abroad

October 09, 2020 3:36 pm

The developers took the help of youths from their family and printed pamphlets, which they distributed to diamond trading and manufacturing markets in Surat, Bhavnagar, Amreli and Mumbai.

De Beers cuts diamond prices after COVID-19 curbs demand

August 25, 2020 5:49 pm

Before the price cut, De Beers had made major concessions to their normal sales rules -- allowing customers to renege on contracts and view diamonds in alternative locations.

UV sterilisation, virtual try-ons and more: How Covid-19 has changed jewellery shopping

August 08, 2020 5:44 pm

The call for enhanced sanitisation and safety measures in the wake of the global pandemic has pushed the Indian jewellery industry to adopt various measures, including disinfecting each piece of jewellery, among others

Madhya Pradesh labourer finds diamonds worth Rs 35 lakh in Panna mine

August 06, 2020 10:15 pm

While digging a shallow mine, the labourer, identified only as Subal, found three diamonds with net weight of 7.5 carat, Panna district's diamond officer R K Pandey said.

Want to pick the right diamond for yourself? Here are some useful tips

July 07, 2020 12:48 pm

The cut of the diamond refers to the preciseness of the workmanship, and its dimensions.