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Rare Napoleon letter sold for $400,000

June 12th, 2012 - 8:34 am ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) A rare letter written in English by French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte has been sold at an auction for 325,000 euros ($400,000), BBC reported.The sale at auction ... Read more...

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British school gets award set up by Napoleon

January 1st, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) A school in London where pupils learn all subjects in both French and English has won a prestigious award founded by French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.The Ecole ... Read more...

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Napoleon’s hair auctioned in New Zealand

June 29th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, June 29 (IANS) A lock of French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte's hair was part of a collection of relics from the last year's of his life that were auctioned in this New ... Read more...

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Napoleon ‘hoped to conquer Britain from St Helena’

June 17th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17(ANI): A previously unseen diary has revealed that former French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte harboured ambitions of invading Britain even when he was sailing to St Helena where he was exiled. ... Read more...

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Kashmiri Pashmina shawl industry facing challenge to survive

January 11th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Parvez Butt Srinagar, Jan.11 (ANI): Buying the famous Pashmina shawl of Kashmir has been one of the major charms for anyone visiting the scenic valley or the State. But with ... Read more...

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