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Cincinnati CityBeat
Dennison Vote Delayedmoney. The meeting had its fair share of contention: Columbia's attorney Fran
Dennison Vote Delayed
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 12 hours ago
money. The meeting had its fair share of contention: Columbia's attorney Fran Barrett moved to have Cincinnati Urban Conservator Beth Johnson's testimony stricken from the proceedings. Barrett said that Johnson has shown "extreme prejudice... Read more
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The Telegraph
Mamata invites Mann to swearing-inmeeting to discuss the transfer of reserve forests to the hill body. "The meet
Mamata invites Mann to swearing-in
The Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
meeting to discuss the transfer of reserve forests to the hill body. "The meeting (on Thursday) was co-ordinated by chief conservator of forest (hills) office, which is under the state government. But it was unfortunate that there was no... Read more
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International Business Times
Penny Black: World's oldest stamp to be transported from London to New York in bomb-proof case reformer who campaigned for a comprehensive reform of the postal system, based
Penny Black: World's oldest stamp to be transported from London to New York in bomb-proof case
International Business Times / Posted 20 hours ago
reformer who campaigned for a comprehensive reform of the postal system, based on the concept of the Uniform Penny Post.Conservators at The Postal Museum prepare to transport abroad one of the only surviving sheets of the world's first stamp,... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |an old television (TV) at his stall at a slum area in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wedne
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
an old television (TV) at his stall at a slum area in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Tatan SyuflanaAP Art conservator Douglas Martenson applies rinses a bronze statue of George Washington that stands near the Philadelphia Museum of... Read more
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Daily Record
Town Briefs: Upcoming events in Morris Countypublic to a lecture, Tapestry in America: The Little Known History, presented b
Town Briefs: Upcoming events in Morris County
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
public to a lecture, Tapestry in America: The Little Known History, presented by Susan Martin Maffei, tapestry artist and conservator. The lecture is scheduled for June 12 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 (includes admission to METC). Call 973-377-2982... Read more
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Boston Globe
Harvard’s glass flowers returnI knew more about the motivations behind that.” As for the rest of the 4,000,
Harvard’s glass flowers return
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
I knew more about the motivations behind that.” As for the rest of the 4,000, the collection now has its first dedicated conservator, Scott Fulton, of Harvard’s Peabody Museum, and a new preservation lab to keep the sculptures looking alive. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
How do you clean a van Gogh painting? Very carefully.One thing is for sure: Lydia Vagts has a very steady hand. She has to in her l
How do you clean a van Gogh painting? Very carefully.
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
One thing is for sure: Lydia Vagts has a very steady hand. She has to in her line of work, as a conservator of paintings at the Museum of Fine Arts. The MFA recently posted a video of Vagts in action, carefully removing unwanted grime from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Conservator Held Over Ivory Tusk FindThe Principal Conservator with Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA), Genes Shayo (6
Conservator Held Over Ivory Tusk Find
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Principal Conservator with Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA), Genes Shayo (60), is being held by the national anti poaching special task force following reports linking him with an elephant tusk seized in Arumeru District, Arusha Region. TANAPA... Read more
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Boston Globe
Watch this MFA conservator very, very carefully clean a Van Goghown version of spring cleaning earlier this month at the Museum of Fine Arts.
Watch this MFA conservator very, very carefully clean a Van Gogh
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
own version of spring cleaning earlier this month at the Museum of Fine Arts. With a scalpel and light brush in hand, MFA conservator Lydia Vagts delicately and expertly freshened up the Dutch artist’s 1890 painting “Houses at Auvers.” In the... Read more
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Daily Record
Town Briefs: Upcoming events in Morris Countypublic to a lecture, Tapestry in America: The Little Known History, presented b
Town Briefs: Upcoming events in Morris County
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
public to a lecture, Tapestry in America: The Little Known History, presented by Susan Martin Maffei, tapestry artist and conservator. The lecture is scheduled for June 12 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 (includes admission to METC). Call 973-377-2982... Read more
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New Kerala
13 Asiatic lions trapped and caged in Gujarat after attacks on humans - newkerala.com #67677under the eastern range of Gir forests, following three recent attacks on human
13 Asiatic lions trapped and caged in Gujarat after attacks on humans - newkerala.com #67677
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
under the eastern range of Gir forests, following three recent attacks on humans by the big cats, an official said. Deputy Conservator of Forest, Dhari, T. Karuppasamy told IANS that three lions were caught on Sunday and 10 earlier as a... Read more
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PhysOrg
India captures endangered lions after fatal attacksone of the animals last week dragged a teenager from his village while he was s
India captures endangered lions after fatal attacks
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
one of the animals last week dragged a teenager from his village while he was sleeping and killed him. Gujarat's chief conservator of forests, J A Khan, said the lions were captured in recent days from an eastern part of the protected forest in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
India captures endangered lions after fatal attacksone of the animals last week dragged a teenager from his village while he was s
India captures endangered lions after fatal attacks
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
one of the animals last week dragged a teenager from his village while he was sleeping and killed him. Gujarat's chief conservator of forests, J A Khan, said the lions were captured in recent days from an eastern part of the protected forest in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gifted student, 27, died after collapsing in shower from mystery blood disorderyears studying archaeology and artefacts conservation. She had just begun her
Gifted student, 27, died after collapsing in shower from mystery blood disorder
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
years studying archaeology and artefacts conservation. She had just begun her dream job, working full time as a senior conservator at Clifton Park Museum in Rotherham, South Yorks. An inquest heard Miss Marston's housemates were concerned she... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
‘Brilliant’ Leeds postgraduate died from rare disorderworked on placement at museums in Leeds, including the Royal Armouries. She ha
‘Brilliant’ Leeds postgraduate died from rare disorder
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 4 days ago
worked on placement at museums in Leeds, including the Royal Armouries. She had only been working full time as a senior conservator a Clifton Park Museum, in Rotherham, for a few months when she collapsed in the shower at the shared house she... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Long-forgotten Edmund Tarbell painting restoredpainting being unveiled by Edmund C. Tarbell II, center, grandson of the painte
Long-forgotten Edmund Tarbell painting restored
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
painting being unveiled by Edmund C. Tarbell II, center, grandson of the painter, and Jeremy Fogg, guest curator and conservator, at the Discover Portsmouth visitors' center in Portsmouth, NH. The painting that was rolled up and forgotten for... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sg Batu ancient site fascinates expertsin. This is really very important," he told a press conference here after the v
Sg Batu ancient site fascinates experts
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
in. This is really very important," he told a press conference here after the visit. Meanwhile, for Nahar Cahyandaru, a conservator at the Borobudur Conservation Office, Indonesia, the Sungai Batu archaeological site could be a world ancient... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
The twisted tale of Hobcaw Barony's stolen artaround $2 million. Some of the Audubon prints did not fare so well, he said. "
The twisted tale of Hobcaw Barony's stolen art
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
around $2 million. Some of the Audubon prints did not fare so well, he said. "They suffered while they were in hiding." A conservator soon will be working on them. The prints collectively could be worth $400,000. Six paintings by Knight — four... Read more
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Calcutta News
Lightning kills two rhinos in Bengal parkrhinos were discovered on May 18 by forest guards during their routine rounds.
Lightning kills two rhinos in Bengal park
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
rhinos were discovered on May 18 by forest guards during their routine rounds. According to Pop Tshering Bhutia, the chief conservator of forests, Northern Circle, there was no reason for alarm as the deaths were due to regular weather... Read more
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New Kerala
Lightning kills two rhinos in Bengal park - newkerala.com #66802rhinos were discovered on May 18 by forest guards during their routine rounds.
Lightning kills two rhinos in Bengal park - newkerala.com #66802
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
rhinos were discovered on May 18 by forest guards during their routine rounds. According to Pop Tshering Bhutia, the chief conservator of forests, Northern Circle, there was no reason for alarm as the deaths were due to regular weather... Read more
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dna
Army joins fire fighting operation in Rajauri forest firedepartment and civilians have been controlling this massive forest fire, which
Army joins fire fighting operation in Rajauri forest fire
dna / Posted 6 days ago
department and civilians have been controlling this massive forest fire, which has destroyed a large forest area. Forest Conservator Sameer Bharti told ANI, ?Our department and the Indian Army are working over the night to douse the fire. Even... Read more
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New Kerala
Army joins fire fighting operation in Rajauri forest - newkerala.com #66577department and civilians have been controlling this massive forest fire, which
Army joins fire fighting operation in Rajauri forest - newkerala.com #66577
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
department and civilians have been controlling this massive forest fire, which has destroyed a large forest area. Forest Conservator Sameer Bharti told ANI, "Our department and the Indian Army are working over the night to douse the fire. Even... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
State: South San board gathered after public meetingSAN ANTONIO -- In a four-page report released to the KENS 5 I-Team on Thursday,
State: South San board gathered after public meeting
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- In a four-page report released to the KENS 5 I-Team on Thursday, the state-appointed conservator for South San Independent School District outlined board of trustee behavior she is "highly concerned" about. The behavior included a... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
May 19, 2016Gardiner. (845) 255-1255 Tea and popcorn will be served. ‘Blooks’ Presentation
May 19, 2016
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 7 days ago
Gardiner. (845) 255-1255 Tea and popcorn will be served. ‘Blooks’ Presentation: 6 p.m. Local collector, author and book conservator Mindell Dubansky will visit the Tivoli Free Library to discuss her collection of historic book-shaped ob ects... Read more
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Ogle County News
Maybe next year for the Black Hawk statue?last week that work to repair the world-renowned Black Hawk statue may be compl
Maybe next year for the Black Hawk statue?
Ogle County News / Posted 7 days ago
last week that work to repair the world-renowned Black Hawk statue may be completed in 2017. “Once the services of the new conservator are secured, the IDNR expects the restoration work on the Eternal Indian statue to proceed in hopes of completing... Read more
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The Age
National Archives of Australia staff off to Cuba to restore historic documentsCuba to conserve and preserve historic iron gall ink documents that date from t
National Archives of Australia staff off to Cuba to restore historic documents
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Cuba to conserve and preserve historic iron gall ink documents that date from the period 1550-1661. Pictured are senior conservator Prue McKay, archives director-general David Fricker and assistant director Cheryl Jackson. Photo: Angus... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
National Archives of Australia staff off to Cuba to restore historic documentsCuba to conserve and preserve historic iron gall ink documents that date from t
National Archives of Australia staff off to Cuba to restore historic documents
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Cuba to conserve and preserve historic iron gall ink documents that date from the period 1550-1661. Pictured are senior conservator Prue McKay, archives director-general David Fricker and assistant director Cheryl Jackson. Photo: Angus... Read more
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dna
Rejecting NTCA's data, Odisha govt claims there are atleast 40 tigers in Similipalfrom 11,370 PIPs, officials said. A five-member technical committee headed by
Rejecting NTCA's data, Odisha govt claims there are atleast 40 tigers in Similipal
dna / Posted 8 days ago
from 11,370 PIPs, officials said. A five-member technical committee headed by Anup Kumar Nayak, the then Regional Chief Conservator of Forest cum Field Director Satkosia Tiger Reserve, analysed and scrutinised the data obtained during field... Read more
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dna
MoEF panel asks Jharkhand to examine alleged violations at India's oldest uranium mine in Jadugudais responsible for mining uranium ore that is processed and fed to the country'
MoEF panel asks Jharkhand to examine alleged violations at India's oldest uranium mine in Jaduguda
dna / Posted 8 days ago
is responsible for mining uranium ore that is processed and fed to the country's nuclear power plants. The regional chief conservator of forest, Jamshedpur, had submitted on record that in 2014, UCIL operated the mines even after the expiry of... Read more
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dna
Pench National Park yet to decide on fate of two hand-raised tigressesthe wild and now the committee has also affirmed that the remaining two tigress
Pench National Park yet to decide on fate of two hand-raised tigresses
dna / Posted 8 days ago
the wild and now the committee has also affirmed that the remaining two tigresses too should remain in captivity. "We have no official communication about the shifting of tigresses to SGNP," maintained chief conservator of forest (CCF) Vikas G... Read more
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The Telegraph
Survey spots 40 tigers in OdishaPIPs being laid. A five-member technical committee under the chairmanship of A
Survey spots 40 tigers in Odisha
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
PIPs being laid. A five-member technical committee under the chairmanship of Anup Kumar Nayak, the then regional chief conservator of forests, Angul, who is also the Satkosia Tiger Reserve field director analysed and scrutinised the data... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Appeals Court upholds firing of ex-chief of Aberdeen schoolsjob. The state took control of the Aberdeen School District in April 2012 afte
Appeals Court upholds firing of ex-chief of Aberdeen schools
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
job. The state took control of the Aberdeen School District in April 2012 after finding accreditation violations, and a conservator confirmed Leigh's firing. Leigh appealed to the Monroe County Chancery Court. In a ruling Tuesday, the Court of... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Appeals Court upholds firing of ex-chief of Aberdeen schoolsjob. The state took control of the Aberdeen School District in April 2012 afte
Appeals Court upholds firing of ex-chief of Aberdeen schools
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
job. The state took control of the Aberdeen School District in April 2012 after finding accreditation violations, and a conservator confirmed Leigh’s firing. Leigh appealed to the Monroe County Chancery Court. In a ruling Tuesday, the Court of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Appeals Court upholds firing of ex-chief of Aberdeen schoolsjob. The state took control of the Aberdeen School District in April 2012 afte
Appeals Court upholds firing of ex-chief of Aberdeen schools
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
job. The state took control of the Aberdeen School District in April 2012 after finding accreditation violations, and a conservator confirmed Leigh's firing. Leigh appealed to the Monroe County Chancery Court. In a ruling Tuesday, the Court of... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Who’s on Board?Joseph family say it’s not economically feasible to save the building. Preserva
Who’s on Board?
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 8 days ago
Joseph family say it’s not economically feasible to save the building. Preservationists disagree. So does the city’s urban conservator, who issued a report last month highly critical of plans to demolish the Dennison.But the final decision is in... Read more
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examiner.com
Harvard's Glass Flowers gallery shows its new looknow been installed in the gallery as well. The renovation has allowed the museu
Harvard's Glass Flowers gallery shows its new look
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
now been installed in the gallery as well. The renovation has allowed the museum to start a conservation program and hire a conservator specifically for this purpose. And because of easier access to the new display cases, some of the flowers that... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Glen Campbell's Children Instigate Tennessee Law That Will Protect Elderlythe Campbell/Falk Act, which protects communication rights for people who've be
Glen Campbell's Children Instigate Tennessee Law That Will Protect Elderly
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
the Campbell/Falk Act, which protects communication rights for people who've become wards of the state and those who have conservators over their financial and living situations. Named after the country music legend and Emmy-winning actor Peter... Read more
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Boston Herald
Fallen Ben Franklin statue set for rehabtold the Herald in an interview yesterday afternoon. The commission is turning
Fallen Ben Franklin statue set for rehab
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
told the Herald in an interview yesterday afternoon. The commission is turning to Watertown sculpture studio and conservator Daedalus Inc. to restore the piece. Goodfellow said the city “won’t know the exact extent of any abrasions on the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
1663 map of Australia arrives in Melbourne for restorationLibrary of Australia acquired it in 2013. It's actually in really quite a bad
1663 map of Australia arrives in Melbourne for restoration
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Library of Australia acquired it in 2013. It's actually in really quite a bad condition. Libby Melzer, senior paper conservator The map is expected to be restored within six months by a team of three expert paper conservators at Melbourne... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fake Brett Whiteley paintings not being used as a coffee table by police, court toldBay and Orange Lavender Bay - after a jury found they had been created and sold
Fake Brett Whiteley paintings not being used as a coffee table by police, court told
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Bay and Orange Lavender Bay - after a jury found they had been created and sold by Melbourne art dealer Peter Gant and art conservator Mohamed Aman Siddique​. The Blue Lavender Bay painting was sold for $2.5 million to Sydney Swans chairman Andrew... Read more
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The Courier
Fake Brett Whiteley paintings not being used as a coffee table by police, court toldBay and Orange Lavender Bay - after a jury found they had been created and sold
Fake Brett Whiteley paintings not being used as a coffee table by police, court told
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
Bay and Orange Lavender Bay - after a jury found they had been created and sold by Melbourne art dealer Peter Gant and art conservator Mohamed Aman Siddique​. The Blue Lavender Bay painting was sold for $2.5 million to Sydney Swans chairman Andrew... Read more
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Boston Herald
Battered Ben Franklin statue headed into sculpture rehabGoodfellow told the Herald in an interview this afternoon. The commission is t
Battered Ben Franklin statue headed into sculpture rehab
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Goodfellow told the Herald in an interview this afternoon. The commission is turning to Watertown sculpture studio and conservator Daedalus to restore the piece. Goodfellow said the city "won't know the exact extent of any abrasions on the back... Read more
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New Kerala
'First map of Australia' arrives in Melbourne for conservation - newkerala.com #64075effort to preserve the important document as an historical record for the benef
'First map of Australia' arrives in Melbourne for conservation - newkerala.com #64075
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
effort to preserve the important document as an historical record for the benefit of future generations. Senior Paper Conservator from the University of Melbourne, Libby Melzer, explained that the map had deteriorated due to the cartographer's... Read more
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dna
A year in captivity, Ranthambore's Ustad tamedgoes away and sits in one of the natural depressions in the enclosure from wher
A year in captivity, Ranthambore's Ustad tamed
dna / Posted 11 days ago
goes away and sits in one of the natural depressions in the enclosure from where it cannot be seen," said Udaipur's chief conservator of forest (Wildlife) Rahul Bhatnagar, who still remembers the phone call, instructing him to keep an enclosure... Read more
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The Economic Times
Saving tigers: Madhya Pradesh spent Rs 560 crore in 15 years to shift villagersaround various tiger reserves and sanctuaries. In a letter to the Secretary of
Saving tigers: Madhya Pradesh spent Rs 560 crore in 15 years to shift villagers
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
around various tiger reserves and sanctuaries. In a letter to the Secretary of state's forest department, Chief Wildlife Conservator Ravi Shrivastava said the amount has been spent since 2000 for translocating villages. Madhya Pradesh has spent... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Saving tigers: MP spent Rs 560 cr in 15 years to shift villagersaround various tiger reserves and sanctuaries. In a letter to the Secretary of
Saving tigers: MP spent Rs 560 cr in 15 years to shift villagers
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
around various tiger reserves and sanctuaries. In a letter to the Secretary of state’s forest department, Chief Wildlife Conservator Ravi Shrivastava said the amount has been spent since 2000 for translocating villages. Madhya Pradesh has spent... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Third TEA intervention welcomeschool districts. Those districts have been under TEA scrutiny since the beginn
Third TEA intervention welcome
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
school districts. Those districts have been under TEA scrutiny since the beginning of the year. The agency has appointed a conservator for South San and is in the process of appointing a new board for Edgewood. There have been only six... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Duo found guilty of Australia’s biggest art fraud in historydiseased artist, Brett Whiteley, China’s Xinhua news agency reported. Melbourn
Duo found guilty of Australia’s biggest art fraud in history
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
diseased artist, Brett Whiteley, China’s Xinhua news agency reported. Melbourne-based art dealer Peter Gant, 60, and art conservator Mohamed Aman Siddique, 67, were found guilty of creating three works – Blue Lavender, Orange Lavender Bay and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Number of endangered Sangai deer increases: censuswere also spotted at the marshy wetlands of Laipham Phumlak and Yawa Lamjao wh
Number of endangered Sangai deer increases: census
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
were also spotted at the marshy wetlands of Laipham Phumlak and Yawa Lamjao while conducting the census. Principal Chief Conservator of Forest P N Prasad said that there is a scheme under which Rs 30,000 to Rs 50,000 is provided to women self... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Carvings under examinationConservator Rose Evans examining historic carvings at Te Ahu Heritage Museum th
Carvings under examination
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Conservator Rose Evans examining historic carvings at Te Ahu Heritage Museum that were found in Kaitaia earlier this year. Photo / Peter Jackson Two old pou uncovered during a shed clear-out at Kaitaia this year are being examined to see what... Read more
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