- The 1,174-carat diamond is the third gem-quality stone of over 1,000 carats unearthed from the same mining location, Karowe diamond mine, in Botswana.
Published on Jul 10, 2021 04:45 PM IST
It is the third largest in the world, behind the 3,106 carat Cullinan stone recovered in South Africa in 1905.
Published on Jun 17, 2021 03:53 PM IST
- The 1,098-carat diamond was shown to Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Wednesday, two weeks after the diamond firm Debswana discovered it.
Published on Jun 17, 2021 02:50 PM IST
- India donated 30,000 doses of the vaccine that were manufactured by the Serum Institute of India, and Botswana bought 33,000 doses that were made in South Korea. The two people who died had taken the shots made in India.
Updated on Apr 12, 2021 10:03 PM IST
Reuters | , Gaborone
UAE fast bowler Aaron William Benjamin looks to emulate India’s T. Natarajan, as the best left arm pacer in the Middle East
The young pacer represented the Botswana Under 15 team in a 4-match series with Namibia.
Updated on Dec 29, 2020 06:12 PM IST
Now, as the coronavirus restrictions that froze the global industry for months begin to lift, the unsold diamonds present a dilemma: how to reduce billions of dollars’ worth of stocks without undermining the nascent recovery.
Published on Jun 08, 2020 04:33 AM IST
Bloomberg | By Bloomberg
The tour will begin with an education workshop in one of Cape Town’s townships -- areas crippled by gang violence that sit just miles from the city’s stunning beaches and rolling vineyards.
Updated on Sep 23, 2019 09:16 AM IST
Johannesburg | By Agence France-Presse
Tribhangi Dance Theatre has over the years specialised in a unique combination of Indian, contemporary, African and Afro fusion dance forms that have found audiences in several countries.
Updated on Aug 30, 2019 04:47 PM IST
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India, Johannesburg
Bhagyabati, who won a gold at the India Open earlier this year, defeated Vietnam’s Nguyen Huong 5-0 to make the medal rounds.
Updated on Jul 23, 2019 05:56 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
Commerce and Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu‘s statement came while addressing business leaders from South Africa, Mozambique, Botswana, Madagascar, Ghana and Nigeria through a video conference.
Published on May 09, 2019 02:51 PM IST