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Articles for June 2016
96 articles found.
Sobhana K. Nair (2016). US to return 19 stolen Indian artefacts during Modi's trip. Mumbai Mirror. 1 June.
Student who scrawled 'don't bomb Syria' in giant black letters on historic World Heritage-listed church opposite Parliament is spared jail( )
Mark Duell (2016). Student who scrawled 'don't bomb Syria' in giant black letters on historic World Heritage-listed church opposite Parliament is spared jail. The Daily Mail. 1 June.
Geraldine Scott (2016). Two arrested after two-month crime spree at east Norfolk churches. Evening News 24. 1 June.
Vivek Narayanan (2016). Idol smuggling gang busted. The Hindu. 1 June.
The Hitavada (2016). Idol worth lakhs stolen from Jain Temple. The Hitavada. 1 June.
TNN (2016). Cops tracking Kaluchari-era missing idols in US. The Times of India. 2 June.
Mike Smith (2016). Israel wards off looters of antiquity high above the Dead Sea. Yahoo News. 2 June.
Alaa Nassar (2016). Syria's third-oldest mosque damaged by airstrike: 'A violation of historical sites'. Syria Direct. 2 June.
Vivek Narayanan (2016). Seized idols to be sent to Icon Centre for safekeeping. The Hindu. 2 June.
eKathimerini (2016). Priest nabbed for robbing churches. eKathimerini. 2 June.
Arqueólogos piden apoyo "decidido" a las administraciones para detener el expolio del yacimiento de Malamoneda en Toledo( )
Archaeologists ask administration for support to stop the looting of the site of Malamoneda in Toledo
Europa Press (2016). Arqueólogos piden apoyo "decidido" a las administraciones para detener el expolio del yacimiento de Malamoneda en Toledo. La Vanguardia. 2 June.
Risks for temples to keep their doors open: theft of sacred items
Plano Informativo (2016). Riesgoso para templos mantener sus puertas abiertas, se roban hasta ostias. Plano Informativo. 2 June.
Free Malaysia Today (2016). Hindu temple in Penang desecrated, statues destroyed. Free Malaysia Today. 2 June.
Express News Service (2016). More idols found in Alwarpet house. The New Indian Express. 3 June.
News Today (2016). Idol smuggling kingpin surrenders. News Today. 4 June.
Robber of the Church of Perpetual Help arrested
Diario de Alto Aragón (2016). Detenido el autor del robo en la iglesia del Perpetuo Socorro. Diario de Alto Aragón. 4 June.
TNN (2016). Thiruverumbur police recovers stone idols of Hindu deities from Cauvery river. The Times of India. 5 June.
Reuters (2016). Relic of Pope John Paul II stolen from Cologne Cathedral. Business Insider. 5 June.
Albuquerque Journal (2016). Editorial: Acoma shield closer to home. Albuquerque Journal. 5 June.
TNN (2016). Idol stolen in Tirupur turns out to be fake, three suspected smugglers released. The Times of India. 6 June.
Geneva Sands (2016). US Returns More Than 200 Stolen Artifacts to India After Federal Investigation. ABC United States. 6 June.
Buen Pastor: Artworks stolen and fake murals painted
CBA 24 (2016). Buen Pastor: "Robaron las obras y se pintaron murales falsos". CBA 24. 6 June.
The Moscow Times (2016). Moscow Roadworks Damaging Archaeological Remains, Activists Say. The Moscow Times. 6 June.
TNN (2016). ASI team inspects idols seized from smuggler. The Times of India. 7 June.
Michelle Vachon (2016). With New Book, Quest to Recover Stolen Battambang Statues Begins. Cambodia Daily. 7 June.
Gargi Gupta (2016). How low-profile expats helped India bring back 200 ancient artifacts. DNA. 8 June.
S. Vijay Kumar (2016). The American Who Rescued The Saint. Swarajya. 8 June.
Nistula Hebbar (2016). Idol trackers elated as Ganesha set to come home. The Hindu. 8 June.
Express News Service (2016). Mega heist at Thanjai temple. The New Indian Express. 8 June.
Martin Bailey (2016). British doubts over Joan of Arc's ring. The Art Newspaper. 9 June.
Emily Sharpe (2016). Revealed: how altarpiece broke in disastrous fall at London's National Gallery. The Art Newspaper. 9 June.
Virendrasingh Ghunawat (2016). Ganesh and his mother return home from US with Modi. India Today. 9 June.
Gokul Rajendranl (2016). Police clueless on Thanjavur temple theft. The Times of India. 9 June.
Three arrested for 35 robberies in schools and churches
Europa Press (2016). Tres detenidos por 35 robos en colegios e iglesias. Europa Press. 9 June.
Debayan Tewaril (2016). Chasing Ganeshas: Meet the art sleuths bringing India's stolen heritage home. The Times of India. 12 June.
Simon Worrall (2016). 'Badass Librarians' Foil al Qaeda, Save Ancient Manuscripts. National Geographic. 12 June.
Express News Service (2016). 50 more idols, paintings recovered from smuggler. The New Indian Express. 12 June.
TNN (2016). Officials to carry out raids in idol smuggler's Karnataka properties. The Times of India. 13 June.
ITV News (2016). Valuable 16th century silver stolen in church raid. ITV News. 14 June.
Pranav Chaudhary (2016). 'Hundreds of Bihar antiquities are still in foreign museums'. The Times of India. 14 June.
A. Selvaraj (2016). Octogenarian's computer may hold key to big idol ring. The Times of India. 14 June.
Hertfordshire Mercury (2016). Copper worth thousands stolen from roof of St Mary's Church in Clothall, Baldock. Hertfordshire Mercury. 14 June.
R. Srikanth (2016). Catching up with a master smuggler. The Hindu. 15 June.
BBC News (2016). Vandals damage up to 40 gravestones in Inverness cemetery. BBC News. 15 June.
Express News Service (2016). HR and CE Department ups security to protect temple assets, idols. The New Indian Express. 15 June.
Katie Bauer (2016). Gravesite looted in Harrison County. Wave 3. 16 June.
Xinhua (2016). Villagers in court over stolen statue. Shanghai Daily. 16 June.
R. Srikanth (2016). Idols in unprotected temples easy pickings for smugglers. The Hindu. 16 June.
K. Maniandan (2016). Chennai offices had no role in probe of stolen idols: ASI. The Hindu. 16 June.
The Hindu (2016). HR and CE department launches idol survey in 4,000 temples. The Hindu. 16 June.
Lara Korte (2016). Icon stolen from Wichita church. The Wichita Eagle. 17 June.
BBC News (2016). Thieves strip lead off East Meon church roof. BBC News. 17 June.
Margaux Schreurs (2016). Lawsuit Underway to Bring Illegally Traded Chinese Self-Mummified Buddhist Statue Back Home. The Beijinger. 17 June.
The Hindu (2016). Cracking down on idol-looters. The Hindu. 17 June.
The Hindu (2016). 'Set up judicial commission to probe idol thefts'. The Hindu. 17 June.
Press Trust of India (2016). TN temple officials see if seized idols match stolen ones. Business Standard. 17 June.
Locals fear alcohol fueled vandalism will destroy the last remaining relics of Old Palmerstown Church( )
Claire Scott (2016). Locals fear alcohol fueled vandalism will destroy the last remaining relics of Old Palmerstown Church. Dublin Live. 18 June.
P. K. Jaiswar (2016). CCTV surveillance at Golden Temple helps nail thieves. The Tribune. 19 June.
R. Vimal Kumar (2016). On the trail of stolen artefacts. The Hindu. 20 June.
Thieves steal statue of the virgin decorated with gold in the rectory of Carthage
Katherine Chaves (2016). Ladrones roban imagen de una virgen bañada en oro en casa cural de Cartago. La Nación. 20 June.
Emily Younger (2016). Antique store worker returns stolen icon to Wichita church. KSN. 20 June.
The Hindu (2016). 2 idols seized in Chennai could be from Tiruchi. The Hindu. 20 June.
Arun Janardhanan (2016). Connoisseur & Smuggler: The 84-year-old art dealer and his collection of 'stolen' idols in Chennai. The Indian Express. 20 June.
Rob Shaw (2016). B.C. Premier wants First Nations remains and cultural artifacts returned from U.S. museums. Vancouver Sun. 21 June.
Ravindra Uppar (2016). Miscreants damage ancient Rameshwar temple at Halasi. The Times of India. 21 June.
Sumit Hakhoo (2016). Govt has no record of artefacts stolen during militancy years. The Tribune. 21 June.
Fox (2016). Man beheads 800-year-old church statue in Florida, threatens to shoot priest in face, police say. Fox. 21 June.
Trémel. A sixteenth century jewel destroyed by fire
Le Télégramme (2016). Trémel. Un joyau du XVIe siécle ravagé par un incendie. Le Télégramme. 21 June.
Mangalorean News (2016). Panchaloha Idol, Materials Stolen from Mariamma Temple. Mangalorean News. 21 June.
AFP (2016). Art dealer arrested in Chennai for suspected temple artefacts theft. Hindustan Times. 22 June.
Mary Hudetz (2016). Tribes hail shield's halted sale; collectors ask what's next. News Times. 22 June.
Thieves stole statues of gods from temple in Muzaffarpur
Pradesh 18 (2016). चोरों ने बनाया मठ को निशाना, एक साथ चुराईं अष्टधातु की आधा दर्जन मूर्तियां. Pradesh 18. 22 June.
Murcia Today (2016). Over ten thousand stolen items con scated from Bullas antique collector. Murcia Today. 22 June.
TNN (2016). Over 14 lakh antiquities documented, data on NMMA website. The Times of India. 23 June.
Jewels robbed and 90,000 euros of damage caused in the parish church of Trinidad
Juan Cano (2016). Roban joyas y causan daños por valor de 90.000 euros en la parroquia de la Trinidad. Diario Sur. 23 June.
Brian Morton (2016). First Nations shrine collecting dust in New York museum's basement. Vancouver Sun. 23 June.
Chris Webber (2016). Thieves cause £20,000 of damage to one of Stockton's most historic buildings. The Northern Echo. 23 June.
DNA (2016). Robbery attempt at Marakathambiga Sundarashwarar Temple caught on camera. DNA. 24 June.
TNN (2016). Four students picked up for possessing 'bronze' idol, released. The Times of India. 24 June.
Lyn Smith (2016). Navajo Nation supports cultural items bill. Daily Times. 24 June.
Katie Harris (2016). Remains of 18 people stolen from cemetery in Stratford. Fox. 24 June.
Kirsten Mcstay (2016). Police appeal for witnesses after thieves steal lead from Hillhouse Parish Church roof. Daily Record. 24 June.
Steven Morris (2016). Stolen medieval panels restored and reinstalled in Devon church. The Guardian. 24 June.
Thieves steal statues of the gods from temple in Madhubani
Pradesh 18 (2016). बंद रहा दरवाजा और मंदिर से देवताओं की मूर्ति चुरा ले गए चोर. Pradesh 18. 24 June.
TNN (2016). Police arrest idol smuggler, seize 9 ancient statues. The Times of India. 25 June.
The Hindu (2016). Theft at two temples. The Hindu. 25 June.
Srikkanth Dhasarathy (2016). Connoisseur of art who turned temple raider. The New Indian Express. 26 June.
Santa Fe New Mexican (2016). Our View: Keep pressure up to restore artifacts. Santa Fe New Mexican. 26 June.
Apollo (2016). Ancient Burmese Buddhist site at risk from botched restoration. Apollo. 27 June.
R. Srikanth (2016). Deenadayalan's aide held, 9 more idols seized. The Hindu. 27 June.
Kailene Pillay (2016). Robbers strike close to PMB family's heart. News 24. 28 June.
TNN (2016). 5-star hotel employee held for temple theft. The Times of India. 29 June.
W.M.N.H. Finch (2016). Welcome home party for Devon church's priceless panels. The Herald. 29 June.
Kelsey Maxwell (2016). 'Heartless' burglars smash up church with sledgehammers. Leigh Journal. 29 June.
Nathaniel Janowitz (2016). Jehovah's Witnesses accused of destroying ancient religious site in Mexico. Vice. 29 June.
Assumed robbers of the crown of the Virgen de la Cabeza arrested
CLM24 (2016). Detienen a presuntos autores del robo de las coronas de la Virgen de la Cabeza. CLM24. 30 June.