Archeologists involved in the construction of Sydney's new light rail have unearthed more than 37,000 artefacts along the 13-kilometer route, which has been one of the city's main thoroughfares since settlement.
An Austrian laureate Peter Handke whose support for Serbs in the 90s war in former Yugoslavia sparked controversy, received his Nobel Literature Prize on Tuesday amid criticism of him in Sweden and abroad as an apologist for Serb war crimes in the 1990s.
Italian police are investigating after a painting believed to be a Gustav Klimt (Austrian symbolist painter) stolen almost 23 years ago was discovered hidden in a wall of the gallery where it had previously been on display.
Austrian sound engineer and composer, Eric Spitzer-Marlyn held a workshop on the power of sound and music in documentaries at the 13th edition of Cinema Vérité, Iran's major international documentary film festival.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi highlighted the importance of teaching the Persian language and said that promoting the language as well as Iranian studies are of paramount importance for Iran’s public diplomacy.
Iranian Arts Exhibition will open on border city of Merv with Turkmenistan on December 14 to present handicrafts in various fields of art. Preparatory works for the exhibit were done by Iranian Cultural Attache to Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.