Diamond - Latest News on Diamond | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Diamond blasted with laser to decode giant planets` core

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 14:34

To unlock the mystery behind how the cores of `super-Earths` or giant planets like Jupiter respond to intense atmospheric pressure, US researchers have blasted a diamond with the world`s biggest laser beam at a very high pressure.

ED files charge sheet in Surat diamonds hawala case

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 00:13

A special court here on Saturday issued summons against 77 accused in connection with the Rs 5,395-crore alleged Surat fake diamond trade and hawala scam after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) filed a charge sheet under anti-money laundering laws against prime accused Afroz Fatta and others.

Fraser-Pryce regaining confidence following Glasgow outing

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 11:01

World and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce believes last weekend`s Glasgow Grand Prix was a turning point in her comeback from injury, and is hoping to continue improving for the rest of the season.

RBI increases diamond imports' credit time to 180 days

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 19:28

The Reserve Bank has relaxed norms governing import of rough, cut and polished diamonds by doubling the credit time period to 180 days.

Air India to add another Dreamliner on Singapore route

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 12:07

Celebrating its 60th year of flying to Singapore, Air India is adding another Boeing 787 'Dreamliner' aircraft on its Singapore-Chennai-Mumbai sector from next month.

James breaks 400m national, meet record in Lausanne

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 10:38

Grenadian sensation Kirani James has streaked to victory at the Athletissima Diamond League meet in the fifth fastest men`s 400 metres of all time, setting a new national and meet record and scoring another crucial win over nemesis LaShawn Merritt.

Earth-size diamond found in space

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 15:43

The faintest white dwarf star, possibly the coldest ever detected, has been identified by a team of astronomers.

Kim Kardashian flashes enormous diamond ring for first time

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 09:25

Newly married reality TV star Kim Kardashian flashed her wedding ring for paparazzi as she arrived back in Los Angeles following their honeymoon.

Beastie Boys `not fans of Arnold Schwarzenegger`s work`

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 11:52

The Beastie Boys have admitted that they are not fans of Arnold Schwarzenegger`s work , as they turned down a pricey offer for their 1994 hit ` Sabotage` to be featured in his movie of the same name.

Christie`s auction: Golconda diamond necklace may fetch $10 mn

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 08:38

A pear and cushion-shaped diamond and emerald necklace, having two Golconda diamonds, is expected to fetch up to $10 million at Christie`s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels auction here May 27.

Six held in Rs 6.49 cr diamond jewelery robbery case in Maharashtra

Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 21:02

A fortnight after a private firm`s diamonds and diamond-studded pendants worth Rs 6.49 crore were robbed here, city police on Monday claimed to have cracked the case with the arrest of six accused, including a woman, and recovered valuables worth over Rs five crore.

`The Eye of Golconda` up for auction in Hong Kong

Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 11:29

A rare necklace featuring a large Golconda diamond in the centre could fetch over USD 10,000,000 in a Christie`s auction in Hong Kong on May 27.