British Museum to return looted artefacts

British Museum to return looted artefacts

Image copyright British Museum Image caption The three clay cones are identified as coming from a temple in southern Iraq Eight 5,000-year-old artefacts looted from Iraq following the fall of Saddam Hussein will be returned after being identified by the British Museum. The objects were seized by police from a now-defunct London dealer in 2003.…

Museum and movies planned for Thai cave

Museum and movies planned for Thai cave

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRescuers carry one of the boys on a stretcherThe cave complex in northern Thailand where 12 boys and their football coach were trapped for more than two weeks is set to be turned into a museum. Rescue officials said the museum would showcase how the operation unfolded,…

A French art museum just discovered half of its paintings are fake

A French art museum just discovered half of its paintings are fake

A French museum dedicated to the works of painter Etienne Terrus has discovered a significant number of paintings thought to be his were fakes. The Terrus museum in Elne, in the south of France, discovered 82 works from its collection had been incorrectly attributed to the artist. According to the BBC, more than half of…