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Sunday 15 January 2012
Saturday 14 January 2012
They arrived at the London showroom of Graff diamonds in a chauffeur-driven Bentley, wearing the tailor-made suits, chunky watches and expensive suntans of two well-heeled shoppers looking to splash serious cash.
Friday 13 January 2012
A big diamond snatched in a London robbery has popped up in a Hong Kong pawn shop, said a jeweller who is suing in New York to try to get it back.
Friday 16 December 2011
Who is this bejewelled fellow?
Sunday 20 November 2011
Friday 05 August 2011
Necklaces stained with blood are being found at pawnbrokers because of a spate of violent robberies caused by the rocketing price of gold, police have said.
Tuesday 05 July 2011
The Onassis Buddha, a priceless Fabergé statue, survived for years on a Greek tycoon's yacht until it was bought in 2008 by a Russian billionaire art collector. One would have thought a hermetically sealed glass case in a new museum would be enough to protect it, but the treasure has suffered unforeseen damage in a freak accident after its display case shattered in "mysterious circumstances", leading to detachment of one of the statue's hands – and an irate owner.
Wednesday 22 June 2011
The Bush Theatre has now moved into its new home in the old Victorian library on the Uxbridge Road, and is brilliantly breaking us in with a "soft opening" of three short plays with audience participation in the intervals.
Wednesday 18 May 2011
Milly Dowler's sister knew instinctively that she had been abducted, the Old Bailey heard today.
Saturday 23 April 2011
Lindsay Lohan was briefly jailed again yesterday after a rollercoaster day in which a judge downgraded her jewelry theft charge, but sentenced the actress to four months behind bars for violating her probation.
Thursday 10 March 2011
Investigators have dug up jewels worth £15.5m hidden in a Paris sewer, part of a 2008 heist targeting the luxury jeweller Harry Winston.
Thursday 10 February 2011
Lindsay Lohan has pleaded not guilty to felony grand theft.
Wednesday 02 February 2011
Lindsay Lohan has been accused of stealing jewellery.
Sunday 16 January 2011
Saturday 15 January 2011
There are just two days remaining to take advantage of Links of London's new year sale. The sale features dozens of popular items, including friendship bracelets, cufflinks, charms, watches, rings, and necklaces, not to mention non-jewellery products such as picture frames. Head over to http://ind.pn/f9ok76 for the full list of discounted items.
New UK station Russia Today gives a very bizarre view of Britain
By performing as African Americans or Indians, white people get to play act a kind of 'imaginary liberation', writes Michael Mark Cohen
New essay by JK Rowling went live on Pottermore site this morning
Top Gear presenter is no stranger to foot-in-mouth controversy
Pope Francis declares evolution and Big Bang theory are real and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand'
Huge surge in Ukip support after EU funding row, according to new poll
Ukip ‘exploiting grooming scandal’ to secure party’s first police chief
Nigel Farage: 'There’s nothing wrong with white people blacking up'
Maureen Lipman says 'she can't vote Labour while Ed Miliband is leader'
Muslims, immigration and teenage pregnancy: British people are ignorant about almost everything
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