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ROCK STAR: Here’s the largest diamond recovered in more than a century

Canadian diamond producer Lucara has struck it lucky, recovering what it’s claiming as “the world’s second largest gem quality diamond”. It’s certainly impressive: Lucara says it’s a whopping 1111 carats and measures 65mm x 56mm x 40mm. It was recovered from the company’s Karowe Mine in Botswana, where it recently […]
ROCK STAR: Here’s the largest diamond recovered in more than a century
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Meghan Markle’s engagement ring has a diamond from the second biggest supplier of conflict-free diamonds —  here are the best countries to buy diamonds from

Meghan Markle’s engagement ring features two diamonds from Princess Diana’s personal collection and a center diamond from Botswana. Botswana is the second largest producer of conflict-free diamonds, according to data from the Kimberley Process Certification Theme. An increasing number of millennials are shopping for conflict-free diamond engagement rings. The story […]
Meghan Markle’s engagement ring has a diamond from the second biggest supplier of conflict-free diamonds  —  here are the best countries to buy diamonds from