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Rappler
Paris bans cars along part of River Seine to curb pollutioneach day. The banks of the Seine, a magnet for lovers as well as tourists thro
Paris bans cars along part of River Seine to curb pollution
Rappler / Posted an hour ago
each day. The banks of the Seine, a magnet for lovers as well as tourists thronging to the Notre Dame Cathedral or the Louvre museum, have been classed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1991. The newly pedestrianized section has been... Read more
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PhysOrg
Paris bans cars along part of River Seineof history' The banks of the Seine, a magnet for lovers as well as tourists th
Paris bans cars along part of River Seine
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
of history' The banks of the Seine, a magnet for lovers as well as tourists thronging to the Notre Dame Cathedral or the Louvre museum, have been classed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1991. The newly pedestrianised section has been... Read more
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Calcutta News
A manufacturing house from Kolkata wins big at Paris trade eventMurarka, CEO at Ventures. Speaking about the fabric, Oliver Gabet, Director of
A manufacturing house from Kolkata wins big at Paris trade event
Calcutta News / Posted 8 hours ago
Murarka, CEO at Ventures. Speaking about the fabric, Oliver Gabet, Director of The Museum of Decorative Arts at the iconic Louvre museum, who was also heading the grand jury said that the grand jury prize for fabrics is a kind of netting by... Read more
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New Kerala
A manufacturing house from Kolkata wins big at Paris trade event - newkerala.com #123845Murarka, CEO at Ventures. Speaking about the fabric, Oliver Gabet, Director of
A manufacturing house from Kolkata wins big at Paris trade event - newkerala.com #123845
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
Murarka, CEO at Ventures. Speaking about the fabric, Oliver Gabet, Director of The Museum of Decorative Arts at the iconic Louvre museum, who was also heading the grand jury said that the grand jury prize for fabrics is a kind of netting by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Eva Bradley: Embracing the 'new' is not always coolarchitects like Frank Lloyd-Wright (of Guggenheim fame) and I. M. Pei (who bold
Eva Bradley: Embracing the 'new' is not always cool
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
architects like Frank Lloyd-Wright (of Guggenheim fame) and I. M. Pei (who boldly plonked the glass pyramid in front of the Louvre Museum in Paris). Don't get me started on what apparent fashion crimes have been committed over the years in the bid... Read more
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Reuters
UAE says Iran wasted no time in undermining regional securityArab Emirates Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan d
UAE says Iran wasted no time in undermining regional security
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Arab Emirates Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan delivers a speech during a visit at the Louvre museum in Paris, France, July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Christophe Petit Tesson/Pool UNITED NATIONS The United Arab Emirates... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Italian museums strive to turn cultural wealth into profitmonths of 2016 to 41.6 million euros, an improvement but still tiny compared wi
Italian museums strive to turn cultural wealth into profit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
months of 2016 to 41.6 million euros, an improvement but still tiny compared with the more-than 100 million euros Paris's Louvre museum makes each year from ticket sales, sponsors and promotions. UNCOMFORTABLE COMPARISONS Italy's bid to exploit... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Abu Dhabi names Louvre outpost director, plans 2017 launchFILE- In this Tuesday, April 16, 2013 file photo, a model of the future Abu Dha
Abu Dhabi names Louvre outpost director, plans 2017 launch
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this Tuesday, April 16, 2013 file photo, a model of the future Abu Dhabi branch of the Louvre museum by French architect Jean Nouvel is on display as part of a sample collection at the museum in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. A... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Abu Dhabi names Louvre outpost director, plans 2017 launchFILE- In this Tuesday, April 16, 2013 file photo, a model of the future Abu Dha
Abu Dhabi names Louvre outpost director, plans 2017 launch
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this Tuesday, April 16, 2013 file photo, a model of the future Abu Dhabi branch of the Louvre museum by French architect Jean Nouvel is on display as part of a sample collection at the museum in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. A... Read more
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The News & Observer
NCSU, ECU archaeologists find ‘exquisite’ statues of Aphrodite in Petrafor 45 years and never had a find of this significance,” Parker said in a state
NCSU, ECU archaeologists find ‘exquisite’ statues of Aphrodite in Petra
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
for 45 years and never had a find of this significance,” Parker said in a statement. “These are worthy of display at the Louvre Museum or the Metropolitan Museum of Art.” The statues are Roman in style, suggesting they date from after the Roman... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Teenage woman 'posed as man' to talk women into ISIS attacksin her car, later told officers the Eiffel Tower was the main target of the cel
Teenage woman 'posed as man' to talk women into ISIS attacks
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
in her car, later told officers the Eiffel Tower was the main target of the cell. Getty ImagesSoldiers patrol around the Louvre Museum in Paris Investigators claim she had attempted to set fire to the car but was unsuccessful, before running... Read more
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Daily Mail
Human bones and Roman-style statues found in the ancient city of Petrafield work in the Middle East for 45 years and never had a find of this signifi
Human bones and Roman-style statues found in the ancient city of Petra
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
field work in the Middle East for 45 years and never had a find of this significance.' 'These are worthy of display at the Louvre Museum or the Metropolitan Museum of Art.' Accompanying the statue of Aphrodite, the goddess of love, is the god of... Read more
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New Kerala
Statues of mythological goddess of love discovered in Jordan - newkerala.com #118242of the researchers Tom Parker, Professor at North Carolina State University in
Statues of mythological goddess of love discovered in Jordan - newkerala.com #118242
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
of the researchers Tom Parker, Professor at North Carolina State University in the US. "These are worthy of display at the Louvre Museum or the Metropolitan Museum of Art," Parker noted in a university statement. The statues are largely intact... Read more
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International Business Times
'Exquisite' mythological statues discovered at the heart of Petra archaeological sitethe Middle East for 45 years and never had a find of this significance," Parker
'Exquisite' mythological statues discovered at the heart of Petra archaeological site
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
the Middle East for 45 years and never had a find of this significance," Parker noted. "These are worthy of display at the Louvre museum or the Metropolitan Museum of Art." The statues represent Aphrodite, the mythical goddess of love, but also... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers unearth ancient mythological statues in Jordanthe Middle East for 45 years and never had a find of this significance," Parker
Researchers unearth ancient mythological statues in Jordan
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
the Middle East for 45 years and never had a find of this significance," Parker said. "These are worthy of display at the Louvre Museum or the Metropolitan Museum of Art." The statues, which also feature the mythological god Cupid, are largely... Read more
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News.com.au
Boy, 15, arrested for ‘terror plot’French soldiers patrol near the Louvre Museum in Paris. Picture: AFP/Miguel Med
Boy, 15, arrested for ‘terror plot’
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
French soldiers patrol near the Louvre Museum in Paris. Picture: AFP/Miguel Medina FRENCH police have arrested a 15-year-old boy at his Paris home to thwart what they feared was a planned weekend attack, as the prime minister warned some 15,000... Read more
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Boston Globe
Exploring the inventions of da Vinci, the original Renaissance manof the Mona Lisa” features the work of French scientist Pascal Cotte, who spent
Exploring the inventions of da Vinci, the original Renaissance man
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
of the Mona Lisa” features the work of French scientist Pascal Cotte, who spent years analyzing da Vinci’s portrait at the Louvre Museum in Paris. Stripped of frame and glass, the painting was subjected to Cotte’s multi-spectral camera analysis,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Drivers fume as Paris turns right bank of Seine into parkdespite protests from drivers. Every Sunday and for much of the summer Paris c
Drivers fume as Paris turns right bank of Seine into park
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
despite protests from drivers. Every Sunday and for much of the summer Paris closes the Voie Georges Pompidou between the Louvre museum and the Place de la Bastille area to motor traffic, opening it to pedestrians and cyclists, but this year cars... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Opera house adds upmarket touch to Dubai's tourist appealhigh-profile cultural projects. Oman opened an opera house in 2011, Bahrain ope
Opera house adds upmarket touch to Dubai's tourist appeal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
high-profile cultural projects. Oman opened an opera house in 2011, Bahrain opened one of the Middle East's largest theatres in 2012 and Abu Dhabi is building a branch of the Louvre museum. (Reporting by Andrew Torchia; editing by John Stonest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Where Will You Say "I Do" in Africa?big question - please will you marry me? If that question comes up on a clear
Where Will You Say "I Do" in Africa?
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
big question - please will you marry me? If that question comes up on a clear afternoon at the Sully Wing section of the Louvre Museum in Paris, chances of getting a "yes" are high. Even the most poker-faced of women would be blown away by the... Read more

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