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Life & Style - Style
2/18/2024 2:28:24 PM
The Greek Minister of Culture, Lina Mendoni, expressed her anger late on Saturday after a London Fashion week show took place in front of the Parthenon Marbles at the British Museum.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
2/6/2024 7:35:44 PM
David Tresilian continues his visits to some of the world’s major Egyptological collections before the opening of Egypt’s Grand Egyptian Museum — this week the British Museum and Petrie Museum in London

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
9/1/2023 1:57:00 PM
Renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass has urged UNESCO to collaborate with the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities on repatriating Egyptian artefacts long-housed at the British Museum.

World - International
8/26/2023 7:06:17 PM
The head of trustees at the British Museum said Saturday that the museum has recovered some of the 2,000 items believed to have been stolen by an insider, but admitted that the 264-year-old institution does not have records of everything in its vast collection.

Antiquities - Greco-Roman
12/5/2022 6:28:42 PM
The UK government Monday stressed the British Museum is legally forbidden from breaking up its vast collection, after a report said it could possibly hand the Parthenon Marbles back to Greece.

Antiquities - Greco-Roman
12/3/2022 6:44:35 PM
The British Museum and the Greek prime minister are in the "advanced stage" of "secret talks" over the "possible return" of the Parthenon Marbles, local media reported on Saturday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
10/25/2022 7:22:00 PM
The Rosetta Stone, the basis for our understanding of ancient Egypt, is an important part of Egyptian identity and must be returned to Egypt, writes Zahi Hawass

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/19/2022 8:02:34 PM
Renowned Egyptologist and former minister of antiquities Zahi Hawass published on Wednesday on his website and Instagram account an international petition on Change.org calling for the return of the two iconic ancient Egyptian artefacts the Rosetta Stone, from the British Museum in London, and the Dendera Zodiac, from the Louvre Museum in Paris.

Multimedia - In Pictures
10/12/2022 10:51:31 AM

Antiquities - Museums
10/12/2022 10:34:59 AM

World - International
8/25/2022 1:49:03 PM
Eight ancient glass vessels shattered in the 2020 Beirut explosion go on display at the British Museum from Thursday, walking visitors through the painstaking international project to piece them back together.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
11/12/2021 1:30:00 PM
As preparations continue for the opening of the new Grand Egyptian Museum, Egypt should continue to press for the return of irreplaceable artefacts from museums abroad.

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
2/14/2021 4:11:59 PM
Lutfi's 'Al-Sitt and her Sunglasses' is part of the newly opened exhibition celebrating the British Museum's decade of collecting contemporary art of the Middle East and North Africa

Heritage - Walks
8/11/2020 11:15:00 AM
Focusing on community engagement and braiding the tangible with the intangible heritage was the main idea behind the initiative by Egyptologist Fatma Keshk

Al-Ahram Weekly - Culture
1/8/2020 1:55:21 PM
Exhibition titled 'Inspired by the East — How the Islamic World influenced Western Art' continues at the British Museum, London, until 26 January.

Opinion -
7/4/2018 9:36:09 PM
Women’s dignity and empowerment are not just essential human and family rights, but are also prerequisites for social development

Sports - Talents Abroad
5/17/2018 4:20:11 PM

Opinion -
3/9/2018 4:55:55 PM
How can Western museums reconcile respect for cultural property with hogging the world’s antiquities

Arts & Culture - Visual Art
11/28/2016 1:01:49 PM

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
10/13/2016 1:00:12 PM
An installation in Kodak Passageway will display objects from the last century and feature talks on the topic

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