Syria has retrieved more than 120 antiquities looted from cemeteries in the millennia-old oasis city of Palmyra following years of destruction and war pillaging, its director of museums said on Wednesday.Mar 19, 2015, 19:23 PM IST
The Italian government on Wednesday said police had seized more than 5,000 ancient artefacts in a record 45-million-euro haul after dismantling a Swiss-Italian trafficking ring.Jan 22, 2015, 05:52 AM IST
An international team of divers and archaeologists has retrieved stunning new finds from an ancient Greek ship that sank more than 2,000 years ago off the remote Greek island of Antikythera.Oct 10, 2014, 12:37 PM IST
The government of Turkey has asked the J Paul Getty Museum and several other American museums to return artifacts that it believes were looted.Apr 01, 2012, 09:08 AM IST
The market for antiquities - old miniature art - is emerging as a strong force in the country, Neville Tuli has said.Feb 02, 2012, 08:32 AM IST
The government is planning to declare articles owned by Mahatma Gandhi as
antiquities that will entail compulsory registration of such
items by whosoever possesses them.