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Diamond earrings set world record in Switzerland

Sotheby's sold a pair of pear-shaped diamond earrings at a hammer price of about 51 million US dollars, though the 14.54-carat flawless Fancy Vivid...

Stunning blooms compete for top iris prize

A Tall Bearded Iris, called "Spirit Rider, has won this year's International Iris Competition in Italy. The striking purple and white flower from the...

Vintage cars turn back the clock at Minsk festival

More than 100 vintage cars have taken over the streets of Minsk for a festival celebrating old fashioned automobiles. Vintage and classic car enthusiasts...

Artist homes in on history for miniature artworks

An artist from Lebanon is creating traditional Lebanese homes in miniature form. And it's proving a hit with Lebanese expats who want a taste...

La Legende diamond goes to auction in Switzerland

Christie's Geneva showcased a number of jewels poised for auction next week with the 92-carat, heart-shaped "La Legende" diamond as the standout piece expected...

English wine expects success despite weather

The secret to England's award winning wine is the cold climate which nearly decimated this year's crop according to growers in the UK. The...

Connecting start ups and the corporate sector

You may have a brilliant idea, but promoting and finding partnerships for start-ups can be daunting. The Cube Tech Fair aims to connect the...

Fireworks in Moscow to celebrate Victory Day (Video)

Russia continued its annual Victory Day celebrations following a day of parades across the country. As darkness fell, lasers were shone into the sky,...

Dogs help autistic children cope at the dentist

Children with autism in Chile are getting some help at the dentist thanks to specially trained therapy dogs. The dogs sit with the children...

Laser show on Mount Roland tells Tasmania’s history

A festival in Tasmania is using a mountain as a cinema screen in what's being described as the world's biggest drive-in. Laser specialists are...