The 29.6 carat diamond has been valued at around $20m
Q. I'm keen to visit Punta del Este and/or Montevideo in Uruguay, ideally as a package holiday. But I can't find any operators that do it. And even if I could, would booking individual flights and accommodation be a better strategy? It seems amazing that BA still don't fly direct! Russ Williams, London
Sculptures of marble heads, a bronze bust of Alexander the Great and bronze statuettes of the gods form part of the collection
A £100,000 painting has been stolen from the home of an 89-year-old woman who was fooled by a fraud scam, Scotland Yard said.
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A burglar who stole jewellery from the £32m home of Petra Ecclestone while posing as a wealthy Russian buyer has been jailed for eight years for a string of similar burglaries at upmarket homes in London and the Home Counties.
David Phelan takes Nokia’s latest affordable phone for a spin
Nigella Lawson was today accused in court of failing to tell the truth in the witness box about her cocaine habit.
A delicately directed drama with themes recognisable to any audience
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41-year-old convicted of stabbing Ms Waugh and trying to sell her London flat
A/W 2013 is all about austere chic – and you can have any collar, as long as it’s white, writes Rebecca Gonsalves