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Documentary about gang rape wins Indian national film award | The Guardian

Documentary about gang rape wins Indian national film award | The Guardian | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The director of the award-winning Daughters of Mother India contrasts her film with the banned India’s Daughter documentary, calling the latter ‘sensationalist’ A documentary about the gang rape and killing of medical student Jyoti Singh has won a...

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Ethnobotanical study on wild plants used by Lhoba people in Milin County, Tibet | Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine

Ethnobotanical study on wild plants used by Lhoba people in Milin County, Tibet | Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Lhoba are a small ethnic group, located in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. Until 1960, their livelihood was predominantly based on swidden agriculture, hunting, and gathering...

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Syria Rebels Capture Ancient Town Of Bosra From Regime Forces | The Huffington Post

Syria Rebels Capture Ancient Town Of Bosra From Regime Forces | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels on Wednesday seized an ancient town near the Jordan border that is a key government stronghold, ousting Syrian soldiers and allied militiamen from the region after four days of intense battles, opposition activists and...

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“Du Nô à Mata Hari, 2.000 ans de Théâtre en Asie” at Musée Guimet | Art Media Agency

“Du Nô à Mata Hari, 2.000 ans de Théâtre en Asie” at Musée Guimet | Art Media Agency | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

From 15 April until 31 August 2015, Paris’ Musée national des arts asiatiques Guimet is to host the exhibition “Du Nô à Mata Hari, 2.000 ans de Théâtre en Asie”...

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Exhibition of new works by Zheng Guogu on view at VW (VeneKlasen/Werner) | Art Daily

Exhibition of new works by Zheng Guogu on view at VW (VeneKlasen/Werner) | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

VW (VeneKlasen/Werner) presenting Visionary Transformation, an exhibition of new works by Zheng Guogu...

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Ouverture du festival international du film de Hong Kong | French-China.org

Ouverture du festival international du film de Hong Kong | French-China.org | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Au cours de cet événement de deux semaines, plus de 250 films seront projetés dans toute la ville, et ces films vont représenter quelque 50 pays et unités territoriales...

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Hundreds of letters from noted Japanese writers to Chinese author found | The Asahi Shimbun (Japon)

Hundreds of letters from noted Japanese writers to Chinese author found | The Asahi Shimbun (Japon) | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

cache of letters from noted Japanese writers during the first half of the 20th century have turned up in China. More than 1,500 letters addressed to Zhou Zuoren (1885-1967), himself a famous writer in China who studied...

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La restauration de la Guanyin aux mille mains bientôt achevée à Chongqing | French-China.org

La restauration de la Guanyin aux mille mains bientôt achevée à Chongqing | French-China.org | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Des ouvriers travaillent sur une sculpture de Guanyin aux mille mains dans la municipalité de Chongqing, dans le sud-ouest de la Chine, le 24 mars 2015...

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Satyarth decodes some mysteries of Indian history | Indian Times

Satyarth decodes some mysteries of Indian history | Indian Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Satyarth Nayak admits that it was Dan Brown's book that was the reason to find a similar mystery in our Indian Civilization...

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Indonesian movies: Step to center stage | The Jakarta Post

Indonesian movies: Step to center stage | The Jakarta Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A massive campaign to instill pride in Indonesian movies starts this month, syncing up filmmakers and the creative industry with the government...

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Looking At The Armenian Genocide Through the Lens of Art | The Huffington Post

Looking At The Armenian Genocide Through the Lens of Art | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

April 24, 2015 marks the centennial of the Armenian Genocide. On that day in 1915, roughly seven hundred Armenians from Constantinople were massacred by the Young Turks, a nationalistic political movement that wanted to make the Ottoman Empire a country organized around a constitutional government. This terrifying moment provided the impetus for the event...

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Tibetan Art In The 21st Century Explores Religion, Pop Culture And Technology | The Huffington Post

Tibetan Art In The 21st Century Explores Religion, Pop Culture And Technology | The Huffington Post | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

For over 1,000 years, art has been a crucial facet of Tibetan culture, namely, spiritual art. Intimately associated with Buddhism, art revolved around the religious and philosophical ideals of the faith...

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Ancient tomb complex unearthed in Beijing | Archaeology News Network

Ancient tomb complex unearthed in Beijing | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Archaeologists have unearthed a massive tomb complex in a southwest suburb in Beijing, according to the Beijing Institute of Cultural Heritage on Monday. They said the complex is a rare discovery given its size, time span and location...

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Syria reclaims 120 looted antiquities from Palmyra | Archaeology News Network

Syria reclaims 120 looted antiquities from Palmyra | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Syria has retrieved more than 120 antiquities looted from cemeteries in the millennia-old oasis city of Palmyra following years of destruction and war pillaging, its director of museums said Wednesday...

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Restoration of two Kakatiya era temples in full swing | Archaeology News Network

Restoration of two Kakatiya era temples in full swing | Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

After much delay, work has finally begun on restoration of two ancient temples of the Kakatiya era in Kusumanchi mandal headquarters in the district.
The historical Mukkanteshwaralayam being restored at Kusumanchi
 in Khammam district...

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Vietnamese stone lions roar online | VietNamNet Bridge

Vietnamese stone lions roar online | VietNamNet Bridge | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it


A teenager's passion for stone lions has given them an imposing global presence via a website on which he uploads photographs that can be seen in three dimensions...

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Accessorise your home with rural Indian handicrafts | The Times of India

Accessorise your home with rural Indian handicrafts | The Times of India | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Here’s a look at what our country has to offer to those who love collectibles...

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Subculture 'invades' rural Japan galleries in bid to share hallowed ground | The Asahi Shimbun

Subculture 'invades' rural Japan galleries in bid to share hallowed ground | The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Exhibitions featuring anime girls, robots and Ultraman monsters have been cutting a path across rural Japan, making stops in art galleries and museums that once shunned outsider culture...

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What They Did in the War: Two Japanese Actresses’ Propaganda Work | The New York Times

What They Did in the War: Two Japanese Actresses’ Propaganda Work | The New York Times | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A Japan Society film series looks at the careers of Shirley Yamaguchi and Setsuko Hara, including their work in films supporting Japan’s war aims...

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Disaster, reindeer and Spock ears: the world of Japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara | Art Daily

Disaster, reindeer and Spock ears: the world of Japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

When the quake-tsunami disaster devastated Japan's northeast in March 2011, killing thousands and sparking a nuclear crisis that is still wreaking misery today, it also swept away the inspiration of one of Japan's most famous contemporary artists,...

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Pottery-makers may embrace 3-D printing to hone their designs | The Japan Time

Pottery-makers may embrace 3-D printing to hone their designs | The Japan Time | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

In a field renowned for its handcrafted artistry, 3-D printers are gaining a foothold in the pottery industry. Artists can now create original models using ...

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Digital replica of 'Dragon and Clouds' on display in Kyoto | The Asahi Shimbun

Digital replica of 'Dragon and Clouds' on display in Kyoto |  The Asahi Shimbun | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

KYOTO--A digitally produced replica of a famed 10-meter-wide ink painting of a dragon emerging from a raging sea is on display at Tenryuji temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Kyoto’s Ukyo Ward...

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Carte des sites de la Mésopotamie antique en péril | Le Monde

Carte des sites de la Mésopotamie antique en péril | Le Monde | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

Sites de la Mésopotamie antique pillés, dégradés ou détruits par l'Etat islamique et par la succession des conflits dans la région...

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Hanoi to restore Kinh Thien Palace | The Archaeology News Network

Hanoi to restore Kinh Thien Palace | The Archaeology News Network | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

The Hanoi People's Committee has approved the restoration of Thang Long Citadel Complex's Kinh Thien Palace in Hanoi, which was used for royal meetings under the reigns of the Ly (1009-1225), Tran (1226-1400), Le (1428-1789) and Nguyen (1802-1945)...

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Rare and ancient Chinese bronzes once belonging to Chinese elite fetch robust prices at Bonhams | Art Daily

Rare and ancient Chinese bronzes once belonging to Chinese elite fetch robust prices at Bonhams | Art Daily | Kiosque du monde : Asie | Scoop.it

A specially-curated 8-lot sale of Chinese Art titled “Eight Treasures From a Private American Collection” rang up a total of $432,500 at Bonhams this afternoon. Strong interest and enthusiastic produced a 100% white glove sale...

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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.