Chinese doctors remove 42 pearls from man`s body

A 61-year-old man in China had to undergo emergency surgery to remove 42 pearls he had embedded in his body for years as part of an unusual remedy for his severe leg pain.

Choose pearls to look versatile

Switch to a classic look or a funky one by pairing timeless pearl jewellery with casual and formal wear.

How pearls get their perfect spherical shape

The mystery of how pearls form into the most perfectly spherical large objects in nature may have an unlikely explanation.

Pearls can now be of help in treating cancer

Pearls rich in essential minerals can help treat killer diseases like cancer, a leading scientist has claimed.