Diamond Grading – Reading between the Lines

Diamond grading is to a customer what the state of Nirvana may have been to Buddha, and meant to bring peace of mind. Laboratories grade...

Environmental cost of Mined Diamonds is alarming

Environmental cost
Mining as an activity has a huge detrimental impact on environment is an undisputable fact. To ensure that this highly profitable commercial venture remain...

Is Black the New White for Diamonds?

Liori Diamonds, a jewelry design house, has launched a new line of black-diamond jewelry for engagements and anniversaries. The company is aiming to set...

Colorful World of Gemstone Investments

Investment portfolio of people who have exhausted all the usual options like stocks and real estate is now shifting towards Gemstones. While the financial...

A Gem-lab propagating Cubic-Zirconia as Synthetic!!!

Few days back,  a Gem-lab - Solitaire Gemological Laboratories (SGL) was inaugurated in Dubai. One of its director Mr. Chirag Soni made some preposterous statements...

Canadian Diamond Code of conduct – A guarantee for conflict-free diamonds

Deepak International, a diamond polishing company in Northwestern territories of Canada, bought rights to polar bear symbol of diamonds representing the territories sustainably mined diamonds,...

Recent heists call for global marking of diamonds

Recent diamond heists across the world are giving a jolt to the industry. In a sting operation carried out by multi-disciplinary team of law...

Engagement Rings: Scam or Timeless Symbol of Love

Recently, we came across a video, “Why Engagement Rings are a Scam”. The video has gone viral on social media especially facebook. What’s interesting...

The diamond growth story

Diamonds are most unique materials on earth, their unique properties such as hardness and thermal conductivity makes them suitable for industrial applications and properties...

Diamonds: how rare are they?

Diamonds have a unique and prominent place in the jewelry. Diamonds add to the glitter and glamour of any red carpet event. For years...

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Lab-grown diamonds

China to take the pie of rapidly growing Lab-grown diamond sector?

While there is a slowdown being witnessed in the mined diamond sector, Lab-grown diamonds are taking the market by storm. With major unprecedented developments...