11 Indian antiques to be brought back from abroad

As many as 11 Indian antiques including sculptures of God Vishnu, Buddha and Dengarpura Durga have been illegally trafficked from India and efforts are on to bring them back, Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma said on Monday.

Once widely used, hookahs becoming antiques in Bangladesh
Once widely used, hookahs becoming antiques in Bangladesh

Once widely used throughout Bangladesh as a cheaper -- and perhaps healthier -- smoking alternative, the good old hookah is now turning into an antique piece owing to changing lifestyles and social mores.

Antiques stolen from Balochistan recovered by Italian police

Italian police have recovered antique Pakistani artifacts stolen from an archaeological site of Mehargarh, Balochistan government said today.

Eight antiques stolen in three years: Selja

Eight antiquities have been stolen from monuments and sites maintained by the Archaeological Survey of India in the last three years and separate FIRs have been lodged in this regard, the government told the Rajya Sabha.

Antiques seen fetching millions

More than a thousand antique automotive toys will go on the block this week as Donald Kaufman, whose family founded KB Toys, auctions off his private collection.