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British Tourist Suspected Of Swallowing £100,000 Diamond

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK

Matthew Osborne, a 29-year-old British tourist suspected of swallowing a rare pink diamond worth more than £100,000 in Australia, has been X-rayed by...

Debutantes 2.0

Josa Young | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Josa Young

Borne up on a wave of white frocks and tiaras, the Queen Charlotte Ball has sailed back into town. It was always a bit of a mash-up - there is no continuing tradition from George III holding a birthday ball for his wife Queen Charlotte.

The Rise of the Muslim Fashion Industry

Romanna Bint-Abubaker | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Style
Romanna Bint-Abubaker

We are also seeing a new generation of highly-talented designers such as Elie Saab, Robert Abi Nader Abed Mahfouz, Walid Attalah, Essa from the UAE and others who continue to impress the international fashion world with their fusion of modern and Muslim-inspired elements into their ensembles.

Would-be Thief Swallows £9,000 Diamond

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK Comedy

A would-be thief has been arrested and admitted to hospital after swallowing a £9,000 diamond during an attempted robbery at a Sri Lanka gem show. ...

Why Bob Diamond's Pay Mattered

Margaret Heffernan | Posted 01.09.2012 | UK
Margaret Heffernan

When Barclays board tried to force through a massive pay deal for Bob Diamond, they looked weak. Now that he's been forced to step down, they look weak and stupid. The reason that the argument over Bob Diamond's pay mattered was that it put the relationship between CEO and board under a spotlight - and made them both look ugly.

Key Things to Look for When Buying a Diamond

Vashi Dominguez | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Vashi Dominguez

Whether it's for a present or as an investment there are some key things to look for when buying a diamond. Following these tips will help you choose the perfect diamond for her or for you.

Jubilee Memorabilia, Finding the Diamonds in the Jumble

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

Ever since the big date in April 2011, we all knew what to expect for 2012's summer of celebrations. Around 12 months ago Britain's memorabilia fire was re-ignited with gold rimmed tea cups, William & Kate tea towels and, of course, bunting galore.

Sun-Drop Diamond Expected To Fetch US$11-15 Million At Sotheby's Auction

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 24.12.2011 | UK Style

Sotheby's auction house have announced the sale of the ridicu-normous Cora Sun-Drop diamond as part of their upcoming Magnificent Jewels sale in Genev...

Miranda Kerr Unveils New Victoria's Secret Diamond Bra Worth $2.5 million

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 20.12.2011 | UK Style

Now there's expensive underwear, and then there's this. Miranda Kerr was on hand to unveil Victoria Secret's new Fantasy Treasure bra in New York yest...

'Diamond Planet' Found Near Star

Posted 25.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A gem of a world made from diamond has been discovered orbiting a tiny spinning star 4,000 light years away. The "diamond plan...