A poster is added to a wall of messages that support protests against the controversial extradition project in Hong Kong. Photo: Thomas Peter / Reuters

Walls of Lennon in Hong Kong: Protest via stickers

On Tuesday night, Ines Wong collected seven pieces of cardboard, glued to colored adhesive labels with messages demanding that

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A film crew shoots a brown Egyptian quartzite of God Amen that was sold at Christie's auction in London, England, on 4 on July 2019. REUTERS / Peter Nicholls

Egypt asks Interpol to trace the relic of Tutankhamun

Egypt has asked the international police agency Interpol to trace a Tutankhamun artifact of 3.000 for years.

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Cuba's independent director of video clips, Joseph Ross, works at his desk before an interview in Havana, Cuba, on 27 in June of 2019. REUTERS / Alexandre Meneghini

Cuba legalizes independent cinema, but censorship continues

Cuba's communist government on Thursday promulgated a decree legalizing the country's independent film industry,

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The old Chapman residence is located on a hill in a quiet residential area. Photo: Yomiuri Shimbun

Famous Taisho-era residence reopens as tourist center in Wakayama

The former residence of an American missionary, designed by Isaku Nishimura (1884-1963), a Shingu architect, Wakayama prefecture, opened

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Internal struggles, human psyche, us: Evangelion

Neon Genesis Evangelion came to life on 4's October 1995, as a half-hour anime series

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Visitors look for a display related to the manga works at the Yokote Masuda Manga Museum in Aikta province. Photo: Yomiuri Shimbun

Akita manga museum reopens after renovations

The Yokote Masuda Manga Museum reopened in Yokote, Akita province, after undergoing renovations since April.

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Caravaggio's painting "Judith Beheading Holofernes" is presented to the press at the Drouot auction house in Paris on Friday. Source: The Associated Press

Painting of Caravaggio on display for the last time before auction

Last Friday, visitors had a last chance to admire a painting of 400 years found in an attic

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People pose naked holding their nipples during a photo shoot by artist Spencer Tunick on Monday in New York. Photo: Stephanie Keith / Getty Images

Protesters condemn censorship on nipples at Facebook headquarters

Some were hairy. Some were pointy. Some were dark brown, some pale pink. But the hundreds of exposed nipples

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Photo by Taku Yaginuma / Special to The Yomiuri Shimbun Artworks including the gold-colored "Taiyo no Kao" (Face of the Sun), left, line the garden of the Taro Okamoto Memorial Museum.

Explore Okamoto's old studio

Taro Okamoto (1911-1996) used to say that "Art is like the sun". The artist, known as "Taiyo no To"

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Princess Hisako looks at byobu folding screens "Chinese Lions" at a special exhibition of the Tsumugu Project held at Tokyo National Museum in Taito Ward, Tokyo, on Tuesday.

Princess Hisako visits cultural treasures exhibition of the Tsumugu Project

Princess Hisako, widow of the late Prince Takamado, visited a special exhibition entitled "Masterpieces of Japanese Art: Sesshu and

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