Diamonds

Blood diamonds: How to buy gemstones with a clear conscience

Shoppers are becoming more aware of how to buy diamonds ethically.<p>Sparkling, expensive, and wonderfully impractical, a piece of jewellery encrusted …

Jewelry

Ashes to Diamonds: The New Era of the Funeral Industry

Since time immemorial, humans have buried their deceased loved ones in graves and tombs. Other civilizations in India and Japan have opted to cremate …

Czech Republic

Zimbabwe: Villagers Turn to Mnangagwa Over Diamonds Revenue

Marange Villagers said President Emmerson Mnangagwa has a mammoth task to ensure that sanity prevails in their community following the takeover of …

Africa

Orange-Pistachio Phyllo Diamonds

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter the bottom and sides of a 9-inch square baking dish. Combine the almond paste, whole eggs, egg yolks, …

Baking

Premiere: Illusionize & Visage Dig For Dirty Bass House 'Diamonds' On New Single

Illusionize and Visage bring something gritty for your weekend playlists.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Brazilian producers Visage Music and Illusionize are here to make …

Music

BRIEF-India's Sovereign Diamonds Sept Quarter Profit Falls

Dec 1 (Reuters) - India's Sovereign Diamonds Ltd SOVN.BO :<p>* SEPT QUARTER NET PROFIT 3.7 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS PROFIT 4.6 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO<p>* …

Markets

"Like Diamonds or Fine Wine": The Most Precious Teas in China and Korea - Los Angeles Review of Books

REDIRECTING TO <b>China Channel</b><p>Article: <b>"Like Diamonds or Fine Wine": The Most Precious Teas in China and Korea</b>

China

Zimbabwe: President Announces Amnesty for Return of Cash From Abroad

President Emmerson Mnangagwa<p>President Emmerson Mnangagwa has granted a three-month moratorium within which individuals and corporates that …

Emmerson Mnangagwa

BRIEF-Mountain Province Diamonds Says Received Extension Of Waiver Under Project Lending Facility Until Jan 31

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Mountain Province Diamonds Inc MPVD.TO :<p>* MOUNTAIN PROVINCE DIAMONDS - RECEIVED EXTENSION OF WAIVER FOR FUNDING OF REMAINING …

Why Diamonds Should Be Your Next Long-Term Investment

IMAGE iStock<p>After you’ve invested and earned from stocks, treasury bonds, properties, and the like, you may want to consider putting your money in</b> …

Jewelry

Fascinating New Clues Emerge On Lost Tsarist Diamonds And Gold

Written By The Siberian Times<p>A wide array of treasures including the personal riches of the tragic Russian royal family went missing in Siberia in …

raibu and ghostdawg team up on latest track "diamonds"

Producer Raibu prowls through the audio rubbles to produce his latest single titled "Diamonds". Teaming up with his fellow producer Ghostdawg, the …

Music

Brozel Convention

Double – shows any single suit; advancer bids 2, after which intervenor corrects to his actual suit (or passes with clubs). This was originally …

Contract Bridge

Sotheby's Diamonds makes a flawless London debut

What to do when a sizeable pink diamond, the type you’ve had on your wishlist for a while, comes up at auction but you’re outbid at the last minute? If you’re a certain breed of client, with any luck Sotheby’s will have an alternative at the ready.<p>The auction house has offered private sales of …

Jewelry

The Wilbur Ross Scandal Isn’t About Russia, It’s About Corruption

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross recently promoted his own agency ethics official, whose job it is to monitor department-wide conduct for ethical …

Corruption

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross Sells Shipping Investment

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has divested his interest in Diamond S Shipping Group Inc., one of the world’s largest owners and operators of …

U.S. Politics

U.S. Commerce chief Ross divesting shipping interests: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has divested his interests in oil tanker company Diamond S Shipping and is in the process of selling off his holdings in another shipping firm, Navigator Holdings, a Trump administration official said on Tuesday.<p>Ross had originally intended …

Business

Ross Sells Stake in Shipping Firm Not Tied to Recent Criticism

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has sold his stake in a global shipping company, according to a report by the Center for Public Integrity, but …

Business

PICS: World's largest diamond to go on sale

JOHANNESBURG - An intensely pink diamond, described by experts as the world’s largest, is expected to fetch up to $30 million next week in Geneva.<p>The …

News (South Africa)

Congress Members Call For Action After Paradise Papers

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross<p>Published on<p>November 8, 2017<p>Reading time<p>3 minutes<p>Reporting by<p>IMPACT<p>Congress Members Call For Action In US After …

ICIJ

We need answers from Wilbur Ross

The Post reports:<p>Several Senate Democrats are calling for new hearings and an inspector general investigation into Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after a trove of leaked documents showed he has interests in a company with ties to Russian President Vladi­mir Putin’s son-in-law.The calls from …

Opinion

A Trump Cabinet official has direct business ties to Putin's inner circle

One of those ties includes Putin’s son-in-law.<p>Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has business ties to members of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle — but he didn’t properly reveal that information to the government.<p>It turns out that Ross’s investment firm has a 31.5 percent stake in …

Politics

U.S. Commerce Secretary Ross ‘Likely’ to Divest Stake in Russia-Linked Navigator Holdings

WASHINGTON, Nov 6 (Reuters) – U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday he probably would not keep his holdings in a shipping company with …

Corruption

Ross Says He’ll ‘Probably’ Sell Stake in Putin-Linked Company

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said he will “probably not” maintain his stake in a shipping firm that does business with a Russian company with ties …

Corruption

Wilbur Ross, Trump’s commerce secretary, has offshore ties to Putin ‘cronies,’ leaked documents reveal

NEW YORK—After becoming commerce secretary, Wilbur Ross retained investments in a shipping firm he once controlled that has significant business ties …

Corruption

Commerce Secretary’s Offshore Ties to Putin ‘Cronies’

After becoming commerce secretary, Wilbur L. Ross Jr. retained investments in a shipping firm he once controlled that has significant business ties to a Russian oligarch subject to American sanctions and President Vladimir V. Putin’s son-in-law, according to newly disclosed documents.<p>The shipper, …

Boston

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Snowdrops Ring<p>Snowdrops ring in gold, amethyst, diamonds, and hot enamel ($31,800)<p>Photo: Courtesy Ilgiz Gallery<p>Flamingo Ring<p>Flamingo ring in gold, …

Jewelry

Let’s talk about diamonds: everything you need to know about clarity

When it comes to diamonds, clarity is one of the key elements and one of the four Cs – think: carat, cut, colour and clarity – that determines their …

Jewelry

The best diamonds in the world are buried at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean

The best diamonds in the world come from the sea. Swept up from riverbeds by the mighty Orange River in southern Africa back when dinosaurs still roamed the earth, their bumpy journey to the Atlantic polished them and broke up any stones with flaws, ensuring only the strongest and best …

Oceans

World's most expensive shoes made from rare pink, blue and white diamonds priced at $15.1 million [PHOTOS]

The shoes feature 3-carat pink diamonds, one-carat blue diamonds, which alone cost more than $13 million (£9.8 million).<p>After the world's most …

Lifestyle (India)