September 04, 2021 3:55 pm
"They are now being examined by experts to determine their authenticity and, if possible, establish their provenance."
June 01, 2021 4:52 pm
"Today is the day that they are finally returned to their home country and displayed here," Thai culture minister Itthiphol Kunplome said at the Bangkok ceremony
May 27, 2021 5:09 pm
The exhibition is made up of 10 sections, including "The Persian Empire", spanning the Achaemenid period, "Change of Faith", which focuses on the role of Islam in Iranian culture and "Literary Excellence" looking at Persian poetry
March 03, 2021 5:13 pm
The piece, one of only seven such bowls known to exist in the world, will be up for auction in New York on March 17 as part of Sotheby’s Auction of Important Chinese Art
September 28, 2020 2:17 pm
The significance of the plaque is such that if it were sold in the open market, it would fetch a lot of money, in "tens of thousands of pounds"
July 09, 2019 8:57 am
This is not the first time Egypt has demanded the return of an artefact. Neither is it likely to be the last. Countries world over, including India, have been demanding that artefacts — several of which were looted during the colonial period — be brought back to their countries of origin.
June 30, 2015 12:00 am
Before opening up the antiquities market, India needs to modernise the registration process and address its lack of institutional expertise.
January 14, 2014 1:51 pm
After three weeks of tension between the two countries, New Delhi says Indo-US ties not one-issue relationship.
November 25, 2010 1:58 am
As many as nine artefacts belonging to and designed by the architects of Chandigarh were sold by Parisian auction house,Artcurial.
December 20, 2009 11:26 pm
His house faces the Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum but Narendra Gaikwad (47) is trying to build a museum himself. The green chilli wholesaler by the day at the Old Byculla market has built up a good collection of artefacts from rural Maharashtra.