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Australian Junior unearths large zinc anomaly in Botswana

Mt. Burgess has identified a large zinc soil geochemical anomaly on its Kihabe-Nzuu base metals prospect in Botswana. Mt Burgess Mining NL (ASX: MTB), which has been actively exploring Botswana and Namibia for more than a decade -- initially for diamonds

Gem Diamonds in talks with Lucara

Gem Diamonds says it is in very early stage talks with Canadian-listed Lucara Diamond Corp over a possible merger. "These discussions are at a very early stage and there can be no certainty the contemplated merger will occur or of the timing or terms of any such transaction," Gem Diamonds said in a statement on Monday.

Two 0.72-carat diamonds pulled from James Bay lowlands

Metalex Ventures (TSX:MTX) recovered a 0.72 carat white diamond from its James Bay lowlands project in Quebec — a joint venture between Metalex and Arctic Star Diamond Corp. (TSX:ADD). The B.C.-based company made the announcement on Friday among its latest drill results from the 9.3-hectare U2 kimberlite pipe. The discovery was made on the third of 11 drill holes, and Metalex indicated another 0.72-carat stone has been recovered from the fourth hole.