Fri, Dec 12, 2014, 11:59 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin have jointly inaugurated the 'World Diamond Conference' at Vigyan Bhawan, Delhi on Thursday. Addressing the conference, Modi said that he is pleased with Vladimir Putin's presence at the conference. He added that India is a natural venue for this conference and it is believed the diamond is India's gift to the world. He further stated that India accounts for 60% of global supply of diamonds.