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# Bling

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Discrimination? 'Only 16% of people who are blind or vision impaired in Ireland are working'
People with sight loss do not have the same opportunities as their sighted peers, writes Chris White.
This violet diamond is so rare it's practically priceless
The company that owns the Argyle Violet declined to put a value on it.
Fancy jewels of former Viceroy of Ireland sold for over €30,000
Lord Houghton wore the jewels as Grand Master of the Most Illustrious Order of Saint Patrick, a British order of chivalry.
This Russian student has covered her car with a million Swarovski crystals
Because WHY NOT.
Criminal Assets Bureau to sell this Rolex watch on eBay
This is the second time CAB has sold a watch on eBay. The last one sold for €7,000.
Pensioner wins $5,000 diamond… then swallows it
Luckily, she was already scheduled for a colonoscopy.
The fabulous life of Kobe Bryant: How the highest-paid player in the NBA spends his $150million
Who’s doing the lotto tonight?
Tiffany to open megastore on Champs Elysees in Paris
The 175-year-old jewellery company Tiffanys is to open its multi-storey megastore in the French capital in 2014.
All-Ireland gold: GAA launch new line of county jewellery at Croker
You can now buy cuff links, rings and even dog tags to go with your county jersey. Watch out, Coppers.
Diamonds are a girl's best (expensive) friend
A rare pink diamond is to be auctioned in Hong Kong today – how much do you think it is expected to fetch?
Sycerika McMahon on the Olympic radar as she wins European silver
The 17-year-old swimmer was very impressive in securing second place in the 50m Breaststroke final at the Euro Championships.
Tiger Woods owned a pimped-out golf cart with spinner wheels
We’re reading the book Tiger doesn’t want you to see to bring you the news that matters.
Kenyan MP thrown out of parliament for bringing too much bling
Assembly member ejected from the chamber for wearing ear studs and offending his colleagues by “imitating a woman”.
Cheryl launches ring collection
The singer has attended her first public engagement since contracting malaria earlier this year.