Cave raiders: Thai archaeologists hunt ancient artwork

Asia Pacific Oct 6, 2020

Cave raiders: Thai archaeologists hunt ancient artwork

An antelope, a lonely figure, a family linking arms — Kanniga Premjai shines her flashlight across a cave to reveal long-hidden paintings, a stunning discovery for Thailand's scrappy team of archaeologists. For months, Kanniga and her small team have combed Sam Roi Yot National Park, ...

Louvre in Paris reopens after staff end coronavirus protest

World Mar 4, 2020

Louvre in Paris reopens after staff end coronavirus protest

The Louvre museum in Paris reopened to the public Wednesday after management took steps to allay staff fears over the coronavirus spread which had sparked a two-day work stoppage. In a statement, the world's most visited museum said that faced with the "legitimate concerns" of ...

New Banksy Valentine's Day artwork vandalized

Entertainment News Feb 16, 2020

New Banksy Valentine's Day artwork vandalized

A new Valentine's Day work by U.K. street artist Banksy, showing a young girl firing a slingshot of flowers, has been defaced after appearing on a building in western England. A photograph circulating on social media showed abusive graffiti likely directed at local authorities in ...