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Connoisseur vs. crook

Kerala might not have something as valuable as Nataraja’s Bronze or the Peacock Throne, but it does have a good number of interesting antiques. The problem is that very few of these antiques are actually for sale and even fewer are the people who can spot a fake. But with …

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Fathers defile daughter for two years in Ogun, ask for forgiveness

A 52-year-old man, Adebayo Akinrinoye, was arrested by police in Ogun state for allegedly defiling his 16-year-old daughter. The suspect was reportedly arrested on September 23 at Kabiru, Idi Oparun bus stop, Matogun, Agbado, Ogun State. Ogun Police Public Relations Officer Abimbola Oyeyemi revealed that the suspect was caught following …

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Before 3D prints, there were plaster copies

For nearly a century, plaster copies were deemed unpleasant and soulless, sometimes stored in broken warehouses, left to rot in boiler rooms and “vandalized”. With the exception of dinosaur casts and architectural replicas, many European and North American museums were reluctant to exhibit copies. In 2007, the Hamburg Museum of …

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Buhari orders Twitter ban lifted with one condition

President Muhammadu Buhari announced on Friday that he had ordered a conditional lifting of the ban on Twitter operations in Nigeria. Buhari made this known on his national broadcast to Nigerians to mark the country’s 61st independence. The president, acknowledging Twitter as a very useful platform, regretted that some users …

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