Justice Shahid Waheed of the LHC heard the case
NEW DELHI: Many precious stones have a blood-soaked history, but a new book reveals the world's most famous diamond the Koh-i-Noor surpasses them all, with a litany of horrors that rivals "Game of Thrones". The Koh-i-Noor ("Mountain of Light"), now part of the British Crown Jewels, has witnessed the birth and the fall of empires across the Indian subcontinent and remains the subject of a bitter ownership battle between Britain and India. "It is an unbelievably violent story...Almost everyone who owns the diamond or…
NEW DELHI: The Indian government said Tuesday it would make "all possible efforts" get back a priceless diamond that is part of the Queen Mother's Crown, only a day after telling a top court the stone belonged to Britain.
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court has directed the registrar office to fix a petition for hearing, seeking directions for the federal government to bring back Koh-i-Noor diamond from British Queen Elizabeth-II.
LAHORE: A Pakistani attorney said on Thursday he has filed a court petition seeking the return of the famed Koh-i-Noor diamond Britain forced India to hand over in colonial times.