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Nek Chand, Creator of a Sculpture Kingdom in India, Dies at 90 | The New York Times

Nek Chand, Creator of a Sculpture Kingdom in India, Dies at 90 | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Mr. Chand’s life work was the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, which comprises fountains and sculptures, many of them made from found objects...

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Japanese art on atomic bombings exhibited in Washington | The Asahi Shimbun (Japon)

Japanese art on atomic bombings exhibited in Washington | The Asahi Shimbun (Japon) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A pocket watch that stopped at 8:15 a.m. when the first atomic bomb dropped. A sprawling picture of twisted bodies and screaming faces engulfed by the flames. The school lunch box of a girl who disappeared without a trace...

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A trip to Palmyra in Syria: from the archive, 12 June 1926 | The Guardian

A trip to Palmyra in Syria: from the archive, 12 June 1926 | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

An archaeological congress in Syria takes our correspondent to Palmyra, ‘the skeleton of an ancient magnificence’ Isis ‘controls 50% of Syria’ after seizing historic city of Palmyra Leaving the Palestine frontier at the cliff of Ras-el-Nakourah one...

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#RP612fic: Independence more fun in the Philippines | Inquirer

#RP612fic: Independence more fun in the Philippines | Inquirer | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Filipino netizens on Friday once again used their creative imagination as they shared their alternative versions of Philippine history as part of the Independence Day celebration...

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Sacred Statues Destroyed By The Taliban Return As Ghostly Projections | The Huffington Post

Sacred Statues Destroyed By The Taliban Return As Ghostly Projections | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A pair of sacred statues that the Taliban destroyed in Afghanistan have been recreated by enormous 3-D light projections.
The Sunni Muslim Taliban forces blew up the Buddha statues in March 2001 as an act of religious terror...

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Byzantine church uncovered near Jerusalem road | The Archaeology News Network

Byzantine church uncovered near Jerusalem road | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Archaeological excavations near Highway 1 (Jerusalem - Tel Aviv), at the entrance to Abu Gosh, have uncovered a large Byzantine-period road station that included a church...

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Bande dessinée : terreur en Corée | Le Monde

Bande dessinée : terreur en Corée | Le Monde | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

« Jiseul », de Keum Suk Gendry-Kim, rappelle un épisode historique, peu connu ici : un soulèvement populaire réprimé dans le sang...

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Ouverture du premier musée du patrimoine culturel immatériel de Beijing | French China

Ouverture du premier musée du patrimoine culturel immatériel de Beijing | French China | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le premier musée du patrimoine culturel immatériel de Beijing a ouvert ses portes le 10 juin dans le district de Dongcheng...

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Daesh-looted treasures seized at Russian border | Art Media Agency

Daesh-looted treasures seized at Russian border | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Finnish customs officials seized historical art treasures which had been looted from Syria by the Islamic terrorist group Daesh, just as they were about to cross the southeastern border of Russia...

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Key Artifacts from ISIS-endangered Palmyra, Syria on view at the Freer and Sackler Galleries | The Archaeology News Network

Key Artifacts from ISIS-endangered Palmyra, Syria on view at the Freer and Sackler Galleries | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

An exquisitely sculpted ancient bust of a woman from Palmyra, Syria, is returned to view for the first time since 2006 at the Smithsonian's Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery...

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Himachal govt to brainstorm ways to protect Buddhist heritage in Tabo | Archaeology News Network

Himachal govt to brainstorm ways to protect Buddhist heritage in Tabo | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The 11th century Tabo monastery, known as the Ajantas of the Himalayas, has weathered many a storm over the centuries; but now it is succumbing to the elements...

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ArtsBeat: Smithsonian Displays Ancient Artwork From City Threatened by ISIS | The New York Times

ArtsBeat: Smithsonian Displays Ancient Artwork From City Threatened by ISIS | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Smithsonian, seeking to draw attention to the potential destruction of antiquities in Syria, is putting a funerary bust from Palmyra on display...

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Himachal govt to brainstorm ways to protect Buddhist heritage in Tabo | The Archaeology News Network

Himachal govt to brainstorm ways to protect Buddhist heritage in Tabo | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The 11th century Tabo monastery, known as the Ajantas of the Himalayas, has weathered many a storm over the centuries; but now it is succumbing to the elements...

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Guerre au Yémen: le vieux Sanaa comme vous ne le verrez jamais plus | The Huffington Post

Guerre au Yémen: le vieux Sanaa comme vous ne le verrez jamais plus | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

À l'inverse de Palmyre ou de Mossoul, ce sont des dommages collatéraux en marge de la guerre civile au Yémen qui sont à déplorer ici. Et non les saccages et pillages des djihadistes de Daech...

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Explosion Destroys Ancient Cultural Heritage Site in Yemen Capital | The New York Times

Explosion Destroys Ancient Cultural Heritage Site in Yemen Capital | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The top cultural protection official at the United Nations condemned the damage of “one of the world’s oldest jewels of Islamic urban landscape...

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1,700-Year-Old Silk Road Cemetery Contains Mythical Carvings | Live Science

1,700-Year-Old Silk Road Cemetery Contains Mythical Carvings | Live Science | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 A cemetery dating back roughly 1,700 years has been discovered along part of the Silk Road, a series of ancient trade routes that once connected China to the Roman Empire...

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Salman Khan wants to do ‘Hindi film in English’ | The Express Tribune (Pakistan)

Salman Khan wants to do ‘Hindi film in English’ |  The Express Tribune (Pakistan) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

It is said that a diamond doesn’t start out polished and pristine. It is nothing but with enough pressure and time it undergoes a tad bit of struggle and becomes spectacular...

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The Museums of Israel Online | The Archaeology News Network

The Museums of Israel Online | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The new national museum portal is a gateway that allows the general public around the world to simply, easily and quickly access the collections of Israel’s museums online on any computer, tablet or Smartphone...

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Un cimetière vieux de 1700 ans mis au jour sur la Route de la Soie | Les Découvertes Archéologiques (Blog)

Un cimetière vieux de 1700 ans mis au jour sur la Route de la Soie | Les Découvertes Archéologiques (Blog) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Un cimetière vieux d'environ 1700 ans a été découvert le long de la Route de la Soie, une ensemble d'anciennes routes commerciales qui reliaient autrefois la Chine à l'Empire Romain...

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Le regard de Rithy Panh sur l’Indochine | Le Monde

Le regard de Rithy Panh sur l’Indochine | Le Monde | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le réalisateur exprime sa vision de la colonisation à travers un documentaire d’une grande force, composé d’archives...

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A Race to Fix Nepal's Ravaged Monuments Before Monsoons Hit | National Geographic

A Race to Fix Nepal's Ravaged Monuments Before Monsoons Hit | National Geographic | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Workers are trying to protect key religious sites damaged in the recent earthquakes before the rains come...

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Homo sapiens en Eurasie il y a plus de 40 000 ans | Hominidés

Homo sapiens en Eurasie il y a plus de 40 000 ans | Hominidés | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Deux fossiles trouvés au Laos attestent d'une diversite humaine ancienne Communiqué MNHN - CNRS Une diversité humaine très grande en Eurasie il y a 40 000 ans Un crâne et une mandibule découverts à quelques mètres de distance dans une grotte au...

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Jordan’s Black Desert may hold key to first farmers | The Archaeology News Network

Jordan’s Black Desert may hold key to first farmers | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A team of archaeologists in Jordan who have been working for a few years in the Black Desert has made a discovery that could shed light on how early humans made the leap to agriculture...

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The Renaissance of the Sultans | The New York Review of Books

The Renaissance of the Sultans | The New York Review of Books | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

With a worldwide circulation of over 135,000, The New York Review of Books has established itself, in Esquire‘s words, as “the premier literary-intellectual magazine in the English language.” The New York Review began during the New York publishing strike of 1963, when its founding editors, Robert Silvers and Barbara Epstein, and their friends, decided to create a new..

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Islamic State isn’t just destroying ancient artifacts — it’s selling them | The Washington Post

Islamic State isn’t just destroying ancient artifacts — it’s selling them | The Washington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 BAGHDAD — Islamic State militants have provoked a global outcry by attacking ancient monuments with jackhammers and bulldozers...

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