April 2014 Archives

INTACH and AusHeritage sign MoU in Kolkata - 10 April 2014

Apr 10, 2014

Joint Forum with Indian Museum, JC Bose Memorial Trust

AusHeritage, Australia’s international network for cultural heritage, and the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) today signed an MoU in Kolkata to further enhance cooperation in the preservation, promotion and management of cultural heritage.

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The Hindu - Second Australian gallery removes stolen Indian artefact from display - 2 April 2014

Apr 07, 2014

A second Australian art gallery has removed a centuries-old statue from display after a written request from the Indian government to return the artefact. This was after allegations that the statue was stolen from an ancient site in India and sold by an Indian art dealer on trial in Chennai for smuggling antiquities.

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