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    Refugee Week 15-21 June 2015

    The theme of Refugee Week 2015 is ‘celebrate’. We are pleased to support refugee week in celebrating the contributions of refugees to the UK. Refugee Week is a UK-wide programme of arts, cultural and educational events and activities that celebrates the contribution of refugees to the UK and promotes better understanding of why people seek […]

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    Protecting Nepal’s Cultural Legacy

    KATHMANDU, Nepal—Bhesh Dahal, the director general of Nepal’s Department of Archaeology, insists that the only artifact stolen from any of the devastated historical buildings and heritage sites in Kathmandu was a small bell. It may have dated back hundreds of years, but it may also have just been a few years old. There’s no way […]

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    Cultural Egyptian Artefacts to return from Switzerland

    A collection of 32 ancient Egyptian artefacts is to return back to Egypt in June after Egypt successfully asserted ownership of the objects. Ali Ahmed, director of antiquities repatriation, told Ahram Online that the objects included limestone and wooden statues as well as a collection of limestone blocks from chapels across dfferent pharaonic periods. The […]

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    24th April – 2nd Fashion Revolution Day

    Fashion revolution day 2015 takes place tomorrow 24th April 2015. The commemorative day draws focus on big brand fashion and industrialisation and automation. Almost everyone wears clothing from numerous high end and low end chains in keeping with trends and availability. For many, the designers of their clothing are also iconic figures they respect and […]