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Indian music legend Manna Dey dies | BBC

Indian music legend Manna Dey dies | BBC | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it
Indian singer Manna Dey, credited with several Bollywood hits, dies in a Bangalore hospital at the age of 94...
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Magnitude-7.9 quake strikes Kathmandu, toppling homes, famed ancient temples | The Japan Times

Magnitude-7.9 quake strikes Kathmandu, toppling homes, famed ancient temples | The Japan Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A powerful 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, causing massive damage in the capital, Kathmandu, with strong tremors felt across neighboring countries. Television footage showed ...

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Haryana's Harappa saluted women 5,000 years ago | The Archaeology News Network

Haryana's Harappa saluted women 5,000 years ago | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Given its skewed sex ratio and long list of repressive khap diktats, it is difficult to imagine Haryana as a place which put women on a higher pedestal than men...

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‘Sultans of Deccan India,’ Unearthly Treasures of a Golden Age, at the Met | The New York Times

‘Sultans of Deccan India,’ Unearthly Treasures of a Golden Age, at the Met | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


The show is the most comprehensive yet on the art of the cosmopolitan Muslim kingdoms that ruled the Deccan Plateau for two centuries...

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Newly discovered Asian treasures to be auctioned with Dreweatts | Art Daily

Newly discovered Asian treasures to be auctioned with Dreweatts | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Dreweatts present the first Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art sale of 2015...

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Ancient lithophone found in central Vietnam | VietnamNet

Ancient lithophone found in central Vietnam | VietnamNet | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 An ancient lithophone was recently discovered in the central province of Quang Binh, the first of its kind ever found in the province, confirmed the provincial museum on April 22...

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Excavation ‘very likely’ to redefine the Zoroastrianism’s origin | CCTV News

Excavation ‘very likely’ to redefine the Zoroastrianism’s origin | CCTV News | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Zoroastrianism was the state religion of the ancient Persian Empire. Its founder, Zoroaster, or Zarathustra, is thought to have been born in what is now Northeast Iran or Southwest Afghanistan. A 2004 survey by the Zoroastrian Associations of North America put the estimated number of believers worldwide at between 124,000 and 190,000...

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Discoveries offer fresh look at Silk Road history | Archaeology News Network

Discoveries offer fresh look at Silk Road history | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Recent archaeological discoveries in China may lead to fresh look at Silk Road history. Wang Kaihao reports...

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The Tiger of Mysore Tipu Sultan's weaponry makes £6 million at Bonhams | Art Daily

The Tiger of Mysore Tipu Sultan's weaponry makes £6 million at Bonhams | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


A spectacular collection of arms and armour once owned by Tipu Sultan, the last King of Mysore, was sold at Bonhams Islamic and Indian art sale today (21 April) for a total of more than £6million...

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India wants its rich temples to part with their gold to help the economy | The Washington Post

India wants its rich temples to part with their gold to help the economy | The Washington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


Workers for the centuries-old Shree Siddhivinayak Temple here spent hours unpacking gold coins, heavy wedding necklaces and lustrous pendants from a closely guarded “strong room.” By the time gold buyers began mingling with worshipers at...

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Ah Xian sculpture to be auctioned at Sotheby’s Sydney | Art Media Agency

Ah Xian sculpture to be auctioned at Sotheby’s Sydney | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 

David Clarke’s Australian art collection is to be auctioned at Sotheby’s Sydney on 28 April 2015, including a sculpture by one of the most famous Australian artists, Ah Xian...

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Temple dedicated to Chinese Taoist master excavated | Archaeology News Network

Temple dedicated to Chinese Taoist master excavated | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Great Shangqing Palace, a temple dedicated to a Chinese Taoist master, was excavated in east China's Jiangxi Province, said local sources Sunday evening...

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'Sultans of Deccan India, 1500–1700: Opulence and Fantasy' opens at the Metropolitan | Art Daily

'Sultans of Deccan India, 1500–1700: Opulence and Fantasy' opens at the Metropolitan | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Deccan plateau of south-central India was home to a succession of highly cultured Muslim kingdoms with a rich artistic heritage...

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Tencho, pionnier du design tibétain | French China

Tencho, pionnier du design tibétain | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Dans le nouveau campus oriental de l'université du Tibet, les arbres ont reverdi. Nous y avons rencontré Tencho, enseignant à l'Institut des arts de cette université...

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Hunters of the South Seas: lessons from filming the Bajau Laut sea nomads | The Guardian

Hunters of the South Seas: lessons from filming the Bajau Laut sea nomads | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Will Millard spent a month living in Indonesia while filming a documentary for BBC2, where spear fishing, hunting for sperm whales and sleeping in a stilt village is still part of daily life Continue reading...

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Pakistani artist Faiza Butt in first major survey of her work in a British public gallery | Art Daily

Pakistani artist Faiza Butt in first major survey of her work in a British public gallery | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

New Art Exchange presents Faiza Butt’s new exhibition Paracosm, at New Art Exchange, 39 Gregory Boulevard, Nottingham)...

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24 avril 1915, 600 notables arméniens sont arrêtés à Constantinople et jetés sur les routes de la déportation | France Inter

24 avril 1915, 600 notables arméniens sont arrêtés à Constantinople et jetés sur les routes de la déportation | France Inter | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

L’Arménie au cœur de la mémoire Hélène Kosséian est d’origine arménienne. Cette enseignante est l’auteur de « l’Arménie au cœur de la mémoire »...

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Collection of old Vietnamese newspapers exhibited | VietnamNet

Collection of old Vietnamese newspapers exhibited | VietnamNet | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The exhibition '150 years of Quoc Ngu (Vietnam national language script) newspapers in the period 1865-1954' includes many old and rare newspapers, gathered from valuable collections of many newspaper collectors across the country...

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In Pathein, Old Parasol Craft Struggles With Rising Demand | The Irrawaddy

In Pathein, Old Parasol Craft Struggles With Rising Demand | The Irrawaddy | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Pathein parasols are put on display outside a workshop in the Irrawaddy Delta town...

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Saccages archéologiques : Bagdad et Berlin veulent une résolution de l'ONU | France TV Info

Saccages archéologiques : Bagdad et Berlin veulent une résolution de l'ONU | France TV Info | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

L'Allemagne et l'Irak ont annoncé être prêts à déposer une résolution sur les pillages archéologiques et les destructions de sites historiques par le groupe Etat islamique (EI), à l'Assemblée générale de l'ONU ...

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Temple dedicated to Chinese Taoist master excavated | Archaeology News Network

Temple dedicated to Chinese Taoist master excavated | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Great Shangqing Palace, a temple dedicated to a Chinese Taoist master, was excavated in east China's Jiangxi Province, said local sources Sunday evening...

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World's first auction of Iraqi Modernism sets world record prices at Bonhams | Art Daily

World's first auction of Iraqi Modernism sets world record prices at Bonhams | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The first dedicated auction of Iraqi Modernism anywhere in the world, held yesterday at Bonhams London, set several new world records and made a total of £1,237, 250...

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India wants its rich temples to part with their gold to help the economy | The Washington Post

India wants its rich temples to part with their gold to help the economy | The Washington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


Workers for the centuries-old Shree Siddhivinayak Temple here spent hours unpacking gold coins, heavy wedding necklaces and lustrous pendants from a closely guarded “strong room.” By the time gold buyers began mingling with worshipers at...

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Tradition and innovation in Chinese art: an interview with Tiffany Beres | Art Media Agency

Tradition and innovation in Chinese art: an interview with Tiffany Beres | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

With her exhibition “Revolution in Tradition: China’s New Ink Art” currently taking place at Paris’ Nathalie Obadia gallery, independent curator and Chinese ink painting scholar Tiffany Beres is bringing the pioneers updating this ancient artistic...

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Que trouvait-on à Nimroud, le trésor archéologique détruit par l'EI ? | L'Obs

Que trouvait-on à Nimroud, le trésor archéologique détruit par l'EI ? | L'Obs | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

En s'en prenant aux ruines de Nimroud, les djihadistes de l'Etat islamique détruisent l'un des lieux les plus importants de la civilisation mésopotamienne...

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L'Inde manque la date limite pour mettre fin aux safaris humains dans les îles Andaman | Survival International

L'Inde manque la date limite pour mettre fin aux safaris humains dans les îles Andaman | Survival International | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Des véhicules attendent de pénétrer dans la forêt des Jarawa...

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