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Ring in a traditional Thai New Year | Bangkok Post

Ring in a traditional Thai New Year | Bangkok Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In depth coverage of lifestyle, music, food, fashion, arts and culture from Thailand and Asean coupled with reviews, features and directories of Thailand restaurants, bars, cuisine and wine...

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Newsha Tavakolian's portraits of Iran's middle-class youth in pictures | The GUardian

Newsha Tavakolian's portraits of Iran's middle-class youth in pictures | The GUardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

"When I shot these images, it was a dark time in Iran's history," says Newsha Tavakolian...

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$8.2 million 'Gong Fu Tie' scroll row puts art ambitions of China's rich on display | Art Daily

$8.2 million 'Gong Fu Tie' scroll row puts art ambitions of China's rich on display | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

With two museums already in his empire, tycoon Liu Yiqian is a would-be Chinese Getty or Guggenheim, but a row over the authenticity of a scroll that cost him millions of dollars threatens his artistic legacy...

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19th century Chinese porcelain screen hits $121,000 at Elite Decorative Arts auction | Art Daily

19th century Chinese porcelain screen hits $121,000 at Elite Decorative Arts auction | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

An important 19th century Chinese porcelain screen consisting of four large panels mounted in a carved wooden frame and depicting mountain scenes with elders soared to $121,000 at a Fine Artwork, Porcelain & Decorative Arts Auction held March 29th...

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Trésor de Nabuchodonosor II: une pièce très rare aux enchères | Le Figaro

Trésor de Nabuchodonosor II: une pièce très rare aux enchères | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

ENCHÈRES - Un cylindre en argile décrivant la reconstruction du temple du Dieu-Soleil Shamash sera mis en vente par la maison de vente Doyle, à New York le 9 avril prochain...

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Enter the artist studio | Today (Singapour)

Enter the artist studio | Today (Singapour) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Throughout the history of art, the artist's studio has not only been a place of creation, but also a source of inspiration. Often, it is a private place where artists test their ideas. Yet, it's also a space that is rarely talked about...

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For the First Time Ever, Explore Angkor Wat With Google Street View | Smithsonian

For the First Time Ever, Explore Angkor Wat With Google Street View | Smithsonian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

With more than 90,000 panoramic images, you can see the stunning Cambodian ruins up close from anywhere in the world...

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AFGHANISTAN • Les femmes sortent de l'ombre | Courrier international

AFGHANISTAN • Les femmes sortent de l'ombre | Courrier international | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le 5 avril, les Afghans vont élire leur nouveau président et leurs conseillers provinciaux. Fait nouveau : de nombreuses femmes sont candidates. Explications...

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As Afghanistan prepares to go to the polls, what does the future hold for its women? | The Independent

As Afghanistan prepares to go to the polls, what does the future hold for its women? | The Independent | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Farzana Balooch looks nothing like the Afghan women you normally see in the news. She is not hidden under a burqa, emaciated by poverty or mourning the recent loss of a relative in a bomb attack...

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Traces of a wartime kitchen found in central province | VietNamNet

Traces of a wartime kitchen found in central province | VietNamNet | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The archaeologists from the Viet Nam Archaeology Institute have unearthed traces of a kitchen at the Tan Long Ha Military Post in the central province of Quang Ngai...

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Google takes more than a million photos to create digital tour of Cambodia's Angkor Wat | Art Daily

Google takes more than a million photos to create digital tour of Cambodia's Angkor Wat | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Cambodia's Angkor Wat has been digitally mapped for the first time, allowing people to visit the World Heritage Site from the comfort of their armchair using Google Street View...

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Festival Croisements 2014 : bientôt le coup d'envoi | French China

Festival Croisements 2014 : bientôt le coup d'envoi | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le 3 avril, une conférence de presse sur le festival Croisements 2014 a eu lieu à l'ambassade de Chine en France...

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Christie's : l'art du XXe siècle et contemporain aux enchères | French China

Sky, une pièce de la série « Mask» du peintre Zeng Fanzhi, sera mise aux enchères à cette occasion.La valeur estimée de cette œuvre, représentant un homme et une femme masqués contemplant le paysage, est de 500 000 à 700 000 dollars hongkongais...

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Ancient nomads spread earliest domestic grains along Silk Road, study finds | Heritage Daily

Ancient nomads spread earliest domestic grains along Silk Road, study finds | Heritage Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Findings push back earliest known East-West interaction along Silk Road by 2,000 years Charred grains of barley, millet and wheat deposited nearly 5,000 years ago at campsites in the high plains of Kazakhstan show that nomadic sheepherders played a...

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Assyrian stele withdrawn from auction | The Archaeology News Network

Assyrian stele withdrawn from auction | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it
The Assyrian stele was withdrawn from auction at Bonhams in London on 31 March, because experts were concerned that it may have been illicitly excavated or exported from Syria...
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Assyrian stele withdrawn from auction | The Archaeology News Network

Assyrian stele withdrawn from auction | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Assyrian stele was withdrawn from auction at Bonhams in London on 31 March, because experts were concerned that it may have been illicitly excavated or exported from Syria...

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The cheapest way to visit Angkor, Cambodia | The Washington Post

The cheapest way to visit Angkor, Cambodia | The Washington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Google trained lots of cameras on Cambodia's temples to add them to its library of historic sites that you can see from Street View on its maps. The company said it stitched together 90,000 new images to show off the sites...

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Visita los templos de Angkor con Google Street View | Excelsior (Mexique)

Visita los templos de Angkor con Google Street View | Excelsior (Mexique) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

BANGKOK.- Google presentó el primer mapa digital de los templos de Angkor, situados en el noroeste de Camboya, que permite realizar una visita virtual del complejo monumental declarado Patrimonio de la Humanidad, informó este jueves la prensa local... [VIDEO]

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Mother Nature’s wonderful creation Jathika Namal Uyana Sri Lanka’s historical natural park | Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka)

Mother Nature’s wonderful creation Jathika Namal Uyana Sri Lanka’s historical natural park | Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Our country, often referred to as a pearl in the Indian Ocean is about sixty five thousand six hundred and ten square kilometres in extent and...

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Modern Japanese costume as art | Manila Bulletin

Modern Japanese costume as art |  Manila Bulletin | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The works of costume artist Chie Ono and hair and makeup artist Satoko Shidahara of Heterophonic Dada were the highlights in an exhibit and fashion show, which showcased Japanese aesthetics and avante-garde sensibilities at SM Aura Premier last...

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How The Quests’ Shanty shaped Singapore’s pop scene | Today (Singapour)

How The Quests’ Shanty shaped Singapore’s pop scene | Today (Singapour) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it
SINGAPORE - Back in the mid-1960s, you could not go anywhere without reading or hearing about The Quests...
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A Charjah, un spectacle sur Mahomet... sans Mahomet | Le Monde

A Charjah, un spectacle sur Mahomet... sans Mahomet | Le Monde | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Capitale de la culture islamique 2014, l'émirat de Charjah a concocté une fresque épique et fastueuse sur la vie du prophète, sans jamais le montrer sur scène...

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Visiter Angkor depuis son canapé grâce à Google | Le Figaro

Visiter Angkor depuis son canapé grâce à Google | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Se promener à travers le célèbre temple cambodgien sans se déplacer est désormais à portée de clic: Google l'a numérisé dans le cadre de son projet d'hébergement des «trésors culturels du monde»...

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Take a shot! Chicago gangster's preferred pre-prohibition Bourbon on offer at Bonhams | Art Daily

Take a shot! Chicago gangster's preferred pre-prohibition Bourbon on offer at Bonhams | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Bonhams Whisky, Cognac & Rare Spirits auction will feature two demi-johns of pre-prohibition bourbon from Chicago liquor purveyors Chapin & Gore...

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Bangladesh : dans les Chittagong Hill Tracts les violeurs restent impunis | Survival International

Bangladesh : dans les Chittagong Hill Tracts les violeurs restent impunis | Survival International | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Une famille chakma des Chittagong Hill Tracts, au Bangladesh. Les tribus de cette région vivent sous la menace constante des colons et de l'armée du Bangladesh...

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Le musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac propose une sélection d'articles issus des plus grands quotidiens internationaux et de la presse culturelle.

Kiosque du Monde propose un regard sur toute l'actualité culturelle et artistique internationale, d'Afrique, des Amériques, d'Asie et d'Océanie à travers une sélection d'articles de la presse du monde entier.