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US seizes stolen statues from Indian art dealer

July 28th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 28 (IANS) US authorities have seized several stolen sandstone and bronze statues and other cultural artefacts with an estimated value of more than $20 million from a ... Read more...

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Sharjah marks International Museums Day

May 20th, 2012 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, May 19 (IANS/WAM) Sharjah 's Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) marked the International Museums Day here Friday.This year the annual event was themed: "Museums in a Changing ... Read more...

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NGMA gets a new parallel address on Google Art Project

April 10th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) has officially moved to a new parallel address in cyberspace from where visitors can walk through its new-age ... Read more...

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1,000 artists, 20 countries - India Art Fair cometh

January 18th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Billed as one of the biggest carnivals of art this year, the fourth India Art Fair here Jan 25-29 will feature more than 1,000 artists ... Read more...

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Selja opens Britain-aided museum staff training programme

January 9th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Museums have played an important role in our society by bringing people closer to their roots, Union Culture Minister Kumari Selja said Monday, inaugurating a ... Read more...

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India Art Summit 2011 to draw best of global art

January 4th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The capital will become a giant canvas for the international art fraternity to paint its hues, views and transact business Jan 21-23 when the country ... Read more...

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Exhibition reveals ancient Greeks’ sex life

December 10th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): The ancient Greeks are till date the unbeaten heroes when it comes to love and lust - and now an exhibition featuring eye-popping art in Athens has exposed ... Read more...

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Indian botanists voice concern about countrys stringent biodiversity laws

February 6th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): A group of Indian botanists have said that the countrys biodiversity laws are so stringent that they are stifling research in the sector.The group includes K. D. Prathapan ... Read more...

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