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Oct 12, 2006 : Diamonds North and Arctic Star to Explore in Canada's Newest Kimberlit... more...

Oct 05, 2006 : 19 New Kimberlite Float Occurrences on Amaruk Further Demonstrates the... more...

Sep 27, 2006 : Drill Targets Identified on the Ualliq property more...

Sep 20, 2006 : Diamonds North Increases Kimberlite Tally to Five Demonstrating Amaruk... more...

Aug 23, 2006 : Target Testing Underway at Amaruk -- New Kimberlite Discovered more...

Aug 15, 2006 : Shear Minerals and Diamonds North to Explore the Sakari property more...

Aug 02, 2006 : Diamonds North and International Samuel to Explore the Ualliq property more...

Aug 01, 2006 : Diamonds North Closes Plan of Arrangement for Shareholders to Receive ... more...

Jul 19, 2006 : Diamonds North sets Effective Date for Shareholders to Receive Uranium... more...

Jul 17, 2006 : Pathfinder Starts Major Airborne Geophysical Survey at Thelon Basin Ur... more...

Jul 14, 2006 : Diamonds North Grants Options more...

Jul 13, 2006 : Diamonds North To Drill The Amaruk Project more...

Jul 12, 2006 : Diamonds North Completes $3,265,000 Equity Financing more...

Jul 11, 2006 : Diamonds North Financing Update more...

Jul 05, 2006 : Diamonds North and Majescor Developing Drill Targets on Banks Island more...

Jun 29, 2006 : Diamonds North Announces Equity Financing more...

Jun 27, 2006 : Diamonds North Positions Uranium North in Athabasca, Thelon and Hornby... more...

Jun 22, 2006 : Diamonds North Receives King Eider Diamond Results more...

Jun 07, 2006 : Diamonds North Appoints Uranium North's Board of Directors more...

May 09, 2006 : Amaruk Update - Microdiamond Characteristics Exceptional more...

Dec 14, 2005 : Diamonds North Completes $4,500,000 Equity Financing more...

Dec 07, 2005 : Diamonds North Increases Equity Financing To $ CDN 4,500,000 more...

Nov 23, 2005 : Diamonds North Announces Equity Financing more...

Nov 10, 2005 : Blue Ice 2005 Exploration Program Summary more...

Nov 09, 2005 : Majescor and Diamonds North Advance Potential Diamond District on Bank... more...

Sep 28, 2005 : Kimberlite Discoveries Begin on Amaruk more...

Sep 22, 2005 : Pathfinder and Diamonds North Increase Vast Land Position for Uranium ... more...

Jul 26, 2005 : Diamonds North Identifies New Uranium Opportunities on Diamond Claims more...

Jul 22, 2005 : Diamonds North Completes Private Placement more...

Jun 27, 2005 : Non-Brokered Private Placement more...

Jun 07, 2005 : Diamond Sizes Prompt Diamonds North to Increase Washburn Ownership to ... more...

Jun 01, 2005 : Uranium Potential Confirmed on Thelon Diamond Project more...

May 19, 2005 : Bill Zimmerman Joins Diamonds North Board more...

Apr 21, 2005 : King Eider Yields Three Quarter Carat Diamond more...

Apr 20, 2005 : Diamonds North and Stornoway Enter into Agreement to Explore Manitoba ... more...

Apr 14, 2005 : Diamonds North Capitalizes on Commodity Opportunities more...

Apr 12, 2005 : Prioritization of Drill Targets on Arnak more...

Apr 01, 2005 : Diamonds North Identifies Another Potential Diamond District on the Sl... more...

Mar 23, 2005 : Grant of Incentive Stock Options more...

Feb 28, 2005 : Blue Ice Property Update more...



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Shear Minerals and Diamonds North to Explore the Sakari property

а August 15th, 2006 - Shear Minerals Ltd. (SRM:TSXV) ("Shear") and Diamonds North Resources Ltd. (DDN:TSXV) ("Diamonds North") announce that the companies have entered into an Agreement whereby Shear can earn a 50% interest in approximately 42,000 acres of claims located within the southwest portion of Diamonds North's Amaruk project in the Pelly Bay Diamond District of Nunavut. The new Sakari property is located adjacent to the Darby project where a new kimberlite field was recently announced by Indicator Minerals Ltd and Teck Cominco Ltd.

Under the terms of the Agreement Shear can earn into a 50% interest in certain mineral claims totaling approximately 42,000 acres by making a payment of $97,000 in refundable deposits (completed), incurring exploration expenditures of $93,000 before September 30, 2006 plus an additional $93,000 in exploration before September 30, 2007. Diamonds North will operate the project.

To date, minimal work has been completed on the project with the exception of till sampling on a regional grid where kimberlite indicator minerals were recovered. In 2006 the partners are planning airborne geophysical surveying at 100 metre line spacing with possible target specific sampling follow-up.

The Pelly Bay region of Nunavut has emerged as Canada's newest diamond district. Recent kimberlite discoveries on the Amaruk project have yielded very encouraging diamond counts and excellent diamond characteristics (see Diamonds North News Release NR06-13, May 9th, 2006). More recent kimberlite discoveries in the region (Darby Project) confirm the existence of larger kimberlite bodies and the presence of multiple kimberlite fields.

Mr. Bruce Kienlen (P.Geol) is Diamonds North's Qualified Person for the project as defined under NI 43-101. Ms. Jennifer Burgess, P. Geol. of Burgess Diamonds, is a Qualified Person as defined under NI 43-101 and will be responsible for data review by Shear on this project.

Diamonds North is a dynamic exploration team focused on strategically advancing diamond opportunities and is determined to discover Canada's next diamond mine.

Shear Minerals Ltd. is a Canadian-based exploration company focused on diamond exploration in the Canadian North where it explores in established diamond districts and has discovered new ones. Shear currently has a portfolio of eight diamond projects, seven of which are drill-ready. The Company has advanced its 51%-owned Churchill Diamond property in Nunavut from a conceptual grassroots project to a new kimberlite district.



ON BEHALF OF THE BOARDS OF DIRECTORS:

Mark Kolebaba
President & CEO
Diamonds North Resources Ltd.

Pamela Strand
President & CEO
Shear Minerals Ltd.


For further information, please contact:

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Nancy Curry
Diamonds North Resources Ltd.
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President & CEO, Pamela Strand
Shear Minerals Ltd.
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The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. Statements in this press release, other than purely historical information, including statements relating to the Company's future plans and objectives or expected results, may include forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on numerous assumptions and are subject to all of the risks and uncertainties inherent in resource exploration and development. As a result, actual results may vary materially from those described in the forward-looking statements.
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