The Big Six: from outdoor Jacuzzis and inky interiors to views of the Eiffel Tower
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Saturday 30 June 2012
Aung San Suu Kyi's home country has changed dramatically over the past year, but one thing won't change just yet: its name.
Monday 23 April 2012
A couple of weeks ago, I admitted to having the emotional fortitude of what is categorised by scientists as "Toddler After Lollipop Removal".
Saturday 21 April 2012
There will be no need to travel all the way to Paris to see the Louvre from the end of this year. Over 200 of the museum's most important works will be moving to a new branch in Lens in the Pas de Calais, just across the Channel.
Thursday 19 April 2012
Some of the world's finest museums and galleries are embracing high-tech guides. So, is the Nintendo DS set to be the Louvre's latest big-name attraction? By Rebecca Armstrong
Sunday 15 April 2012
The discovery of another version of da Vinci's masterpiece shows that La Gioconda took him 16 years to paint
Thursday 12 April 2012
Nintendo will be providing the Louvre with Nintendo 3DS systems that will house an exclusive audio guide from 11th April.
Sunday 01 April 2012
French artists of the ancien régime were rarely given to intimate, everyday studies – which is why Chardin's boys at leisure are so enticingly mysterious
Thursday 08 March 2012
In a world dominated by anoraks, bobble hats, enamel badges and vacuum flasks, railways and fashion are not obvious partners. Most of us boys gave up finding trains sexy when we discovered girls. And most girls – of any age – have never found trains sexy at all.
Thursday 02 February 2012
Sensational find in Madrid's Prado museum rewrites the history of art
Saturday 14 January 2012
A pay deal signed during the reign of Louis XIV has led to indefinite strike at famed Comédie Française
Saturday 20 August 2011
Art experts have criticised plans by the National Gallery to move a fragile drawing by Leonardo da Vinci after it emerged that the institution's own conservators have warned that the work will never be fit to travel.
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Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Anachronistic and iniquitous, grammar schools are a blot on the British education system
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- 3 Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
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- 5 Burglar steals video tapes of child abuse, hands them into police