Paris Louvre denies Israeli `discrimination` claims

Paris Louvre denies Israeli `discrimination` claims

The Louvre in Paris has denied accusations that it discriminated against a group of Israeli students who wished to visit the world-famous museum.

Jun 17, 2015, 19:12 PM IST

Egyptian shroud in first-of-kind auction in Paris

A rare ancient Egyptian burial cloth more than 3,000 years old is to go under the hammer Thursday in Paris, an exceptional sale of an artifact usually found only in museum collections.

Jun 16, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

Paris Louvre is world`s most-visited museum

 The famous Louvre in France received 9.3 million visitors last year, retaining its title as the most-visited museum in the world, the Paris attraction announced on Tuesday.

Jan 07, 2015, 03:02 AM IST

New tech reveals ancient Roman in 19th-century wall painting

Scientists have detected the face of an ancient Roman man hidden below the surface of a precious 19th-century wall painting in the Louvre Museum in Paris.

Apr 13, 2013, 13:39 PM IST