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Artefacts unearthed in central city of Da Nang, Vietnam | The Archaeology News Network

Artefacts unearthed in central city of Da Nang, Vietnam | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

More than 4,500 items including ceramics, stone axes, coins, mollusc shells dating back to the 3,000-year-old Sa Huynh Culture, were found during a two-month excavation in the garden of the Khue Bac Communal House in Da Nang, reports Vietnam News...

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Second 13th century Mongolian shipwreck found off Japan | The Archaeology News Network

Second 13th century Mongolian shipwreck found off Japan | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A shipwreck found here is the second confirmed vessel from a 13th century Mongolian fleet that foundered in a typhoon in a failed attempt to invade Japan, researchers said July 2...

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UNESCO condemns destruction at Palmyra | The Archaeology News Network

UNESCO condemns destruction at Palmyra | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Condemning the destruction of archaeological treasures from the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra as a “perverse…new attempt to break the bonds between people and their history,” the head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural...

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Début de la course de bateaux-dragons à Hong Kong | China.org

Début de la course de bateaux-dragons à Hong Kong | China.org | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Des athlètes en bateaux-dragons se livrent bataille aux CCB (Asia) Hong Kong International Dragon Boat Races, au cours des trois jours du Carnaval des bateaux dragons de Hong Kong, au port de Victoria, Hong Kong, le 3 juillet 2015...

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Kubra, la gladiadora de las bragas de acero | La Red 21 (Uruguay)

Kubra, la gladiadora de las bragas de acero | La Red 21 (Uruguay) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Era Kubra Khademi, artista visual afgana que el pasado febrero realizó una performance de ocho minutos en un barrio de Kabul, denunciando así el acoso sexual que sufren las mujeres...

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Rock art in Hail joins UNESCO World Heritage List | Arab News

Rock art in Hail joins UNESCO World Heritage List | Arab News | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Sun, 2015-07-05 00:42
DAMMAM: The World Heritage Committee of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has added the rock art in Hail to the World...

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Iraqi musicians play ancient oud to soften din of war | Egypt Independent

Iraqi musicians play ancient oud to soften din of war | Egypt Independent | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

 In a Baghdad workshop plastered with black-and-white photos from a more peaceful time, Mahmoud Abdulnabi hand-carves a wooden oud, a string instrument with ancient roots that has fallen silent in much of the war-torn country...

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Looted in Syria – and sold in London: the British antiques shops dealing in artefacts smuggled by Isis | The Guardian

Looted in Syria – and sold in London: the British antiques shops dealing in artefacts smuggled by Isis | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

When Mark Altaweel agreed to hunt for ‘blood antiquities’ in London dealerships, he was expecting more of a challenge...

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‘Mokkan’ tablet describes 8th century crown prince in Nara | The Asahi Shimbun

‘Mokkan’ tablet describes 8th century crown prince in Nara | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

NARA--A “mokkan” wooden tablet unearthed here was marked “kotaishi” (crown prince), an apparent reference to Emperor Shomu (701-756) before he ascended to the throne and commissioned the Great Buddha statue at Todaiji temple, researchers said...

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How to save the disappearing Great Wall of China? | Archaeology News Network

How to save the disappearing Great Wall of China? | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Though the Chinese government promulgated the "Great Wall of Protection Ordinance" in 2006, the world famous ancient stone fortification is still disappearing at a tremendous speed, especially the parts in forsaken mountain areas...

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First exhibition in Australia to present works from the Age of Spices on view at the Art Gallery of South Australia | Art Daily

First exhibition in Australia to present works from the Age of Spices on view at the Art Gallery of South Australia | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Treasure Ships: Art in the Age of Spices at the Art Gallery of South Australia is the first exhibition in Australia to present the complex artistic and cultural interaction between Europe and Asia from the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries – a...

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Islamic State destroys famous statue of a lion outside Syria's Palmyra museum | Art Daily

Islamic State destroys famous statue of a lion outside Syria's Palmyra museum | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Islamic State group jihadists have destroyed a famous statue of a lion outside the museum in the Syrian city of Palmyra, the country's antiquities director said Thursday...

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Angkor et Angkor | Le Monde

Angkor et Angkor | Le Monde | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


Cent cinquante ans se sont écoulés depuis la redécouverte, en 1866, des ruines de l’ancienne capitale de l’Empire khmer. L’énigme de la cité, abandonnée au XVe siècle à l’emprise de la jungle, commence tout juste à être...


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The Raj At War: A People's History of India's Second World War by Yasmin Khan, book review | The Independent

The Raj At War: A People's History of India's Second World War by Yasmin Khan, book review | The Independent | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

"But what does India have to do with this? The Europeans have always been at each other's throats. What difference does it make to us?...

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Cambodia's circus for underprivileged children – in pictures | The Guardian

Cambodia's circus for underprivileged children – in pictures | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Phare Ponleu Salpak is an organisation providing free education and artistic training to children in Battambang, Cambodia...

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ISIS Destroys 6 Archaeological Pieces In Ancient Syrian City Of Palmyra | The Huffington Post

ISIS Destroys 6 Archaeological Pieces In Ancient Syrian City Of Palmyra | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State group militants have destroyed six archaeological pieces from the historic town of Palmyra that were confiscated from a smuggler, the group said...

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Palmyra statues 'destroyed by IS' | BBC

Palmyra statues 'destroyed by IS' | BBC | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Islamic State group publishes photos of militants destroying what it says are six statues looted from the ancient ruins of Palmyra in Syria...

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EI détruit le «Lion d’Athéna» du musée de Palmyre | Le Devoir

EI détruit le «Lion d’Athéna» du musée de Palmyre | Le Devoir | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le groupe État islamique (EI) a détruit la fameuse statue du Lion d'Athéna, qui se trouvait à...

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Centuries-old Sukuh temple undergoing restoration work | Archaeology News Network

Centuries-old Sukuh temple undergoing restoration work | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Central Java Cultural Heritage Preservation Center (BPCB) has begun restoring Sukuh temple in Karanganyar regency, Central Java, aiming to prevent existing structural damage in the centuries-old temple from worsening...

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Palmyre: l'Etat islamique détruit une statue monumentale de 2000 ans, "plus grave crime" contre le patrimoine des jihadistes | The Huffington Post

Palmyre: l'Etat islamique détruit une statue monumentale de 2000 ans, "plus grave crime" contre le patrimoine des jihadistes | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Le groupe Etat islamique (ou Daech) a détruit la fameuse statue du Lion d'Athéna, qui se trouvait à l'entrée du musée de Palmyre, a affirmé jeudi 2 juillet à l'AFP le directeur général du département des Antiquités et des musées de...

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La sculpture avec des fragments de porcelaine, spécialité du sud de la Chine | China.org

La sculpture avec des fragments de porcelaine, spécialité du sud de la Chine | China.org | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

La sculpture avec des fragments de porcelaine est un art populaire typique du sud de la province du Fujian...

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Isis militants destroy 2,000-year-old statue of lion at Palmyra | The Guardian

Isis militants destroy 2,000-year-old statue of lion at Palmyra | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Syrian antiquities director says destruction of Lion of al-Lat statue dating from 1st century BC at Palmyra museum is serious crime against world heritage site Islamic State (Isis) jihadis have destroyed a 2,000-year-old statue of a lion outside...

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2nd shipwreck confirmed from 13th century Mongolian invasion | The Asahi Shimbun

2nd shipwreck confirmed from 13th century Mongolian invasion | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

MATSUURA, Nagasaki Prefecture--A shipwreck found here is the second confirmed vessel from a 13th century Mongolian fleet that foundered in a typhoon in a failed attempt to invade Japan, researchers said July 2...

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Sites détruits par l'EI : des «crimes de guerre» selon l'Unesco | Le Figaro

Sites détruits par l'EI : des «crimes de guerre» selon l'Unesco | Le Figaro | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Dans une résolution adoptée à Bonn, l'organisation a dénoncé les «attaques barbares» perpétrées par les djihadistes contre les sites archéologiques de Syrie et d'Irak...

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What is 'Inuit art?' Coral Harbour artist sparks discussion | CBC (Canada)

What is 'Inuit art?' Coral Harbour artist sparks discussion | CBC (Canada) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The inclusion of a non-Inuit artist on a list of 'Stunning Aboriginal Artworks' has ignited a discussion about cultural appropriation — begging a question as to whether one needs to be Inuit to create Inuit art...

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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.