A Treasured Past

Spain's Hercules Tower enters World Heritage List with Swiss watch-making towns03-21
Belize Barrier Reef, Colombia's Los Katios Park on UNESCO's Danger List03-21
Peru's sacred city added to World Heritage List03-21
Coupon collection: memory of an era03-21
Mt Songshan fails to enter World Heritage list03-21
UNESCO's world heritage list grows03-21
Dinosaur fossils reveal new secrets03-21
World Heritage session concludes, challenges remain03-21
Austrian scientists find witnesses of Neolithic human habitation in Himalaya03-21
China recruits experts to restore Tang Dynasty relics in U.S.03-21
Mt. Kilimanjaro climbs in race of new world "Seven Wonders"03-21
Hyde Park memorial to London bombing victims03-21
Chinese archaeologists sketch out layout of KublaiKhan's capital03-21
Crocodile fossil found in Brazil03-21
Part of Jin Dynasty Great Wall damaged in NE China03-21
Indian gov't takes steps towards heritage preservation before development03-21
Singapore launches festival to celebrate multi-cultural heritage03-21
Archeologists report new findings at terracotta army site03-21
Dominoes remember the fall of Berlin Wall03-21
Demolition of historic homes raises questions about Beijing's development03-21
China to expand "Peking Man" site, build new museum03-21
Dawn of ancient town Xitang03-21
Snapshots of water town Xitang03-21
Virtual elder rekindles hope for revival of Canadian aboriginal language03-21
Security systems being built for world cultural heritage site in NW.China's Gansu03-21
S Korea pushes for intellectual property right protection on traditional food03-21
Archeologists renew studies at hominoid dig sites in SW China03-21
China building new conservation center to safeguard ancient frescos03-21
8,000-year-old skeleton discovered in S Turkey03-21
2 newly discovered works attributed to Mozart03-21
Rhymes of the times03-21
Israel to register antiquities collections held by general public03-21
Senior official calls for use of cultural heritage to promote patriotism03-21
China's famous Forbidden City to open new souvenirs center03-21
Ancient ruins proving historic succession uncovered in Lebanon03-21
Second World War seaplane wreckage found in eastern Canada03-21
Cambodia to register 12th century temple as World Heritage Site03-21
Singing praises to a friend03-21
Bayon Information Center opens in Siem Reap, Cambodia03-21
Keeping ethnic tradition alive: Primi performance03-21
Potala Palace's treasure hall opens to visitors03-21
Terracotta Warriors not Emperor Qin's?03-21
Chinese traditional art loses youth03-21
Int'l conference held for conservation of Cambodian Prasat Banteay Chmar03-21
China's Great Wall "cut into" Canadian star guitarist's hit album03-21
Egyptians pay tribute to pyramids03-21
Crosstalk magic leaves crowds delirious03-21
5th revision of Confucius Pedigree released03-21
Archaeologists find roman emperor birthplace03-21
Indian minister to discuss buying Gandhi house in S Africa03-21

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