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dna
MPs in Lok Sabha demand that 'prestige of nation' Kohinoor be brought backthe diamond from 11-year-old Duleep Singh through a fraud. Asaduddin Owaisi (A
MPs in Lok Sabha demand that 'prestige of nation' Kohinoor be brought back
dna / Posted yesterday
the diamond from 11-year-old Duleep Singh through a fraud. Asaduddin Owaisi (AIMIM) remarked that Kohinoor came from the Golconda mines which fall in his constituency. Meenakshi Lekhi (BJP) said the government has not taken any stand on the issue... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kohinoor not a gift to UK bring it back, MPs demand in Lok Sabhathe diamond from 11-year-old Duleep Singh through a fraud. Asaduddin Owaisi (A
Kohinoor not a gift to UK bring it back, MPs demand in Lok Sabha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
the diamond from 11-year-old Duleep Singh through a fraud. Asaduddin Owaisi (AIMIM) remarked that Kohinoor came from the Golconda mines which fall in his constituency. Meenakshi Lekhi (BJP) said the government has not taken any stand on the issue... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Santosh bags another movieare also looking for a fresh face to play the female lead. Interestingly, Santo
Santosh bags another movie
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
are also looking for a fresh face to play the female lead. Interestingly, Santosh had acted as a school student in the film Golconda High School directed by Indraganti. After Tanu Nenu he had taken a break and is now coming back with... Read more
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The Hindu
Bringing back Polo with AC Muthiahnow usually hosts exhibitions, was one. “In my younger days, I remember watchin
Bringing back Polo with AC Muthiah
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
now usually hosts exhibitions, was one. “In my younger days, I remember watching matches between the Mysore Lancers and the Golconda Team,” he says. The OTA grounds, have also seen some pretty heated encounters. And then, there was a ground inside... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Three held, stolen equipment seizedto Brazilian firm Construtora OAS. Police believe the equipment was stolen fro
Three held, stolen equipment seized
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
to Brazilian firm Construtora OAS. Police believe the equipment was stolen from the highway contractor’s compound in Golconda on April 1. Several vehicles, a compactor and other machinery are yet to be recovered. While the two men are... Read more
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The Hindu
‘The Fizz’ — transforming his craft into artdoesn’t resemble another”, noted Harimohan Paruvu, author of The men within, In
‘The Fizz’ — transforming his craft into art
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
doesn’t resemble another”, noted Harimohan Paruvu, author of The men within, India’s first cricket novel, also made into ‘Golconda High School,’ a Telugu movie. “Use of the wobbly seam may be unconventional but he gets the ball to move. His... Read more
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Orange County Register
India says it wants one of the crown jewels back from Britain“stay put.” But critics in India say the British version of the story has been
India says it wants one of the crown jewels back from Britain
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
“stay put.” But critics in India say the British version of the story has been sanitized. The diamond originated in the Golconda mines, in what is now the state of Andhra Pradesh. It passed through the hands of Mughal, Persian and Afghan rulers... Read more
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Boston Globe
This diamond is part of the British crown jewels. India wants it back.before Bangladesh, India and Pakistan became separate political entities. The
This diamond is part of the British crown jewels. India wants it back.
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
before Bangladesh, India and Pakistan became separate political entities. The diamond, historians say, originated in the Golconda mines, in what is the state of Andhra Pradesh today. It passed through the hands of Mughal, Persian and Afghan... Read more
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CBS News
India wants its crown jewel back from BritainLondon, set in front of the Queen Mother's crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which means
India wants its crown jewel back from Britain
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
London, set in front of the Queen Mother's crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which means "Mountain of Light," was discovered in the Golconda mines in what is now the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The large, colorless diamond then passed between... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
India wants this giant diamond back from Britain after alldiamond – which is 106 carats, and about 3.6 centimetres at its longest point –
India wants this giant diamond back from Britain after all
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
diamond – which is 106 carats, and about 3.6 centimetres at its longest point – likely originated in the diamond mines of Golconda, a southern Indian kingdom now in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The legacy: For many Indians, the loss of the... Read more
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Times of Malta
India u-turn on crown diamondof London, set in front of the Queen Mother's crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which mea
India u-turn on crown diamond
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
of London, set in front of the Queen Mother's crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which means Mountain of Light, was discovered in the Golconda mines in what is now the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The large, colourless diamond then passed between... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
India changes tack over return of Koh-i-Noor diamondof London, set in front of the Queen Mother’s crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which mea
India changes tack over return of Koh-i-Noor diamond
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
of London, set in front of the Queen Mother’s crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which means mountain of light, was discovered in the Golconda mines in what is now the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The large, colorless diamond then passed between... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
India in 'we want it back' U-turn on Koh-i-Noor diamondof London, set in front of the Queen Mother's crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which mea
India in 'we want it back' U-turn on Koh-i-Noor diamond
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
of London, set in front of the Queen Mother's crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which means Mountain of Light, was discovered in the Golconda mines in what is now the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The large, colourless diamond then passed between... Read more
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CTV News
India backtracks, now says it will try to reclaim crown jewel from U.K.London, set in front of the Queen Mother's crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which means
India backtracks, now says it will try to reclaim crown jewel from U.K.
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
London, set in front of the Queen Mother's crown. The Koh-i-Noor, which means "Mountain of Light," was discovered in the Golconda mines in what is now the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The large, colorless diamond then passed between... Read more
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BBC News
Koh-i-noor: India says it still wants return of priceless diamondwere to be filled with gold, all would not equal the value of the Koh-i-Noor."
Koh-i-noor: India says it still wants return of priceless diamond
BBC News / Posted 10 days ago
were to be filled with gold, all would not equal the value of the Koh-i-Noor." The stone was originally found in India's Golconda mines and measured 186 carats when it was eventually handed to the British in 1849 under the terms of a punitive... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Indian government will not request return of Koh-i-Noor diamond from UKand its return is viewed as partial compensation. The Koh-i-Noor, which means
Indian government will not request return of Koh-i-Noor diamond from UK
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
and its return is viewed as partial compensation. The Koh-i-Noor, which means Mountain of Light, was discovered in the Golconda mines in what is now the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The large, colourless diamond then passed between... Read more
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ABC News
India Says It Won't Try to Reclaim Crown Jewel From Britainfor centuries of economic exploitation. The Koh-i-Noor, which means "Mountain
India Says It Won't Try to Reclaim Crown Jewel From Britain
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
for centuries of economic exploitation. The Koh-i-Noor, which means "Mountain of Light," was discovered in the Golconda mines in what is now the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The large, colorless diamond then passed between... Read more
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Mashable
Fresh controversy over Kohinoor diamond after Indian government says it was gifted to Britain2002. Image: Alastair Grant/Associated Press The rock, whose name means "moun
Fresh controversy over Kohinoor diamond after Indian government says it was gifted to Britain
Mashable / Posted 11 days ago
2002. Image: Alastair Grant/Associated Press The rock, whose name means "mountain of light" in Persian, was mined in the Golconda region in southern India. It changed numerous owners over the centuries, coming in the hands of the Delhi Sultans,... Read more
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The New Yorker
Paul McCartney’s Magnificent Melodic Giftan improbable arc where careers were once assumed to be short-lived and records
Paul McCartney’s Magnificent Melodic Gift
The New Yorker / Posted 11 days ago
an improbable arc where careers were once assumed to be short-lived and records to be minimally profitable, through the Golconda era of almost unbelievable wealth, to the new era where careers are once again assumed to be precarious and... Read more
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The Hindu
Charminar to be ‘out of danger’ soonCharminar has a long history of restoration and conservation effort. In the ea
Charminar to be ‘out of danger’ soon
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
Charminar has a long history of restoration and conservation effort. In the early part of Mughal conquest of Golconda, the southwest minaret collapsed due to a lightening strike and it was repaired by the then governor Rustam Dil Khan... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Taking Stock: 'Trolling for treasure' helps as stocks dropannuities. Smart brokers consider a market crash to be a buying opportunity, kn
Taking Stock: 'Trolling for treasure' helps as stocks drop
The Oklahoman / Posted 26 days ago
annuities. Smart brokers consider a market crash to be a buying opportunity, knowing that if the Dow tanks, a Golconda of bargains will abound. And they'll suggest good-till-canceled orders at prices far below current market prices. A... Read more
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The Columbian
Berko: Bait hook with good-till-canceled stocks and trollannuities. Smart brokers consider a market crash to be a buying opportunity, kn
Berko: Bait hook with good-till-canceled stocks and troll
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
annuities. Smart brokers consider a market crash to be a buying opportunity, knowing that if the Dow tanks, a Golconda of bargains will abound. And they’ll suggest good-till-canceled orders at prices far below current market prices. A... Read more
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asianage
My writing dark, but pics darker, says William Dalrympledrawing inspiration from the same travels and the common themes of Mughal archi
My writing dark, but pics darker, says William Dalrymple
asianage / Posted 29 days ago
drawing inspiration from the same travels and the common themes of Mughal architecture, ruins of Afghanistan and domes of Golconda among others. “The photographs show a taste for the dark and remote, the moody and the atmospheric, perhaps even... Read more

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