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Operation 'Safe Homecoming' plays out on Twitter

Operation 'Safe Homecoming', launched by the Indian Government to bring home thousands of Indian nationals stranded in conflict-torn Libya, is a success story. Every day, hundreds of Indians......

This diamond is 2,500 miles across!

Digest this. It is 2,500 miles across, weighs five million trillion trillion pounds and is, hold your breath, a diamond!But even the heaviest moneybag in the world can't buy it for his love because......

Budget: Here's what the FM has proposed!

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee presented the Union Budget 2010-11 in parliament on Monday.Has he lived up to the expectations of the taxpayers? Is it a populist Budget? Will it also help India......

Cyber war? Not possible, says a study

Notwithstanding serious concerns about cyber security across the world, a new study conducted at the Oxford Internet Institute says that a cyber war is an unlikely scenario. Heavy lobbying,......

The inspiring, rags-to-riches story of a farmer

Some 20-odd kilometres off the Pune-Mumbai road, near Baner, a fork to the left goes to Hinjewadi. Just five years ago, the landscape was lush with green fields that produced rice, jowar, bajra,......

Here's a TV channel to help you watch what's best

If you are reading this, chances are that you have, at some point in your life, sat in front of a television set on a Wednesday evening eagerly waiting for the weekly film song-based show,......

The world's largest diamonds

They are easily the world's most beautiful, and most envied, gemstones. They are used to express romance, flaunt one's status and even as insurance against bad times. Yes, we are talking about......

Vote! Who's the hottest married actress in Bollywood?

They juggle home and work and still manage to stay fabulous. We are talking about the married actresses of Bollywood who've stayed in the limelight even after getting hitched and appear to be......

All eyes on Emma Watson at Harry Potter premiere

Fans of Harry Potter rejoice! Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, the seventh and penultimate picture from the popular series opens in India on November 19. But London got to see it......

'My main aim was to get noticed on Indian Idol 5'

Vishwas Rai, 29 from Allahabad became the first participant from the top thirteen contestants of Indian Idol 5 to get eliminated on Monday. The music teacher intends to......

Gibbs is irresponsible and defamatory: Cullinan

Daryll Cullinan is enraged with Herschelle Gibbs for claiming that he leaked the story of a marijuana-smoking session involving the South African opener and has described the controversial......

Kumble's selection a smart act: Cullinan

Describing Anil Kumble's inclusion in the Indian cricket team for the tour of South Africa as a "smart act", former Test cricketer Darryl Cullinan said the ace leg spinner could be a big threat to......

Strauss is my new Cullinan: Warne

Shane Warne believes he has already established a firm psychological hold over England batsman Andrew Strauss after dismissing him with a wonder ball in the second Ashes Test.Warne, a master of......

De Villiers, Du Plessis only candidates to replace Smith

South African batsmen AB de Villiers and Faf du Plessis are the only candidates to replace retiring captain Graeme Smith as the Test skipper of their team, according to a report. Cricket South......

Wanderers Test: Faf du Plessis master of 4th innings chases

South Africa almost did the impossible at the Wanderers. The hosts were given a fourth innings target of 458 by India in the first Test. In the entire history of Test cricket a fourth innings......

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seema arora
Q. quiz - world's biggest diamond ?
Seema Arora:  A.  more

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seema arora
Q. What is the biggest diamond size ?
Seema Arora:  A. The Cullinan Diamond, weighing 3106 carats, is the world's largest, found in 1905 in South Africa at the Premier Diamond Mine. It was named for Sir...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-biggest-diamond-size-/24044990/answers/16305826

anantharaman
Q. what is the name of the tallest hotel in the world?
Anantharaman :  A. Contact | Help Home World Map Buildings Companies Images Products PROPERTY LISTINGS High-rise BuildingsHigh-rise StatisticsTallest...... more

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sawali kudwe
Q. Whch iz the most valuable diamond ???
Sawali Kudwe:  A. The single most valuable diamond in the world is the 530 carat white diamond, Cullinan I (a.k.a. the Great Star of Africa) in the British Crown...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whch-iz-the-most-valuable-diamond-/16016444/answers/15994127

DARE DEVIL
Q. Where is diamond mine?
DARE DEVIL:  A. AfricaAngola Catoca diamond mine Fucauma diamond mine Luarica diamond mine Botswana Damtshaa diamond mine Jwaneng diamond mine Letlhakane diamond...... more

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Hightech gadgets cant keep out burglars crimehit S Africans go for coffins

Many properties in crime-ridden South Africa are secured by electronic burglar alarms and high concrete walls topped with high-voltage electric... ...

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LA Museum Unveils 'Blue Moon' Diamond

The "Blue Moon Diamond," a 12-carat gem described as one of the rarest stones in the world, was unveiled by the Los Angeles County's Natural... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/la-museum-unveils-blue-moon-diamond-141227-1.htm
'Blue Moon' Diamond Unveiled in Los Angeles

The priceless 12 carat "Blue Moon Diamond" (AFP) Los Angeles: Los Angeles County's Natural History Museum on Friday unveiled the "Blue Moon... ...

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Petra finds exceptional White diamond

PETRA DIAMONDS said on Tuesday it had recovered an “exceptional” 232.08 carat white diamond at its Cullinan mine, the source of many large... ...

http://www.asianage.com/newsmakers/petra-finds-exceptional-white-diamond-635
Rare 232-carat white diamond unearthed in South Africa

An "exceptional" 232-carat white diamond has been discovered at South Africa's most famous Cullinan mine, Petra Diamonds company said Tuesday.... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/rare-232-carat-white-diamond-unearthed-south-africa

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