Diamond fever: Mysterious stones spark rush to South African village

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    Thousands of fortune seekers have descended on a hillside in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal after mysterious stones, which some believe to be diamonds, were discovered on the outskirts of the small village of KwaHlathi. Though it is still unclear what the stones are, many are hoping to strike it rich in a country where one in five live in extreme poverty.

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