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India sues the Queen for return of Koh-i-Noor

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Indian wants the Koh-i-Noor back, which currently is the part of Britain’s crown jewels. Koh-i-Noor diamond is reportedly worth more than £100m and it is one of the biggest known diamonds.

Image via wiki
Image via wiki

What the matter exactly is?

The Koh-i-Noor, a 105-carat diamond was stolen from India.  This diamond appeared in the crown of Queen Mother at the coronation of her husband King George VI in 1937. Many Bollywood stars and business man had found a group named “Mountain of Light”, which is working to bring back this diamond to its original motherland. They are initiating legal proceedings in London’s High Court to return this diamond back to India.

Crown Image
Crown Image

According to some belief, the gem can only be worn by God or women. Whoever wears the jewel will become extremely powerful, but if a man wears it, he will meet an unfortunate end.