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China set to overtake US in diamond consumption

February 17th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 17 (IANS) China is expected to overtake the US to become the world's largest diamond-consuming country in 2016, Ari Epstein, CEO of Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC), said ... Read more...

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Northeast tribal chiefs to honour Mandela

November 5th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Nov 5 (IANS) A group of around 3,000 tribal kings and chieftains in Meghalaya have chosen former South African president Nelson Mandela for a 'global award' for his work ... Read more...

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Hazare returns to native village

September 1st, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Sep 1 (IANS) Receiving a hero's welcome, anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare early Thursday arrived here to his native village from Delhi to celebrate the Ganesh Chaturthi ... Read more...

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Fury over promotion of ‘dungeon dad’ Fritzl’s book as Father’s Day gift

June 19th, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): WH Smith, the British newspaper, books and stationery retailer, has come under fire for promoting a book on Austrian incest fiend Josef Fritzl as a Father's Day gift.The ... Read more...

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