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Trump signs 'strong' executive order to protect monuments

Federal law authorises a penalty of up to 10 years in prison on any person or group that vandalises a monument

27 Jun 2020 8:59 AM

Slave's grave vandalized in UK city in apparent retaliation

Authorities presume the attack is in revenge for anti-racism protesters toppling the statue of a prominent slave trader in Bristol

19 Jun 2020 11:36 AM

Far-right protesters cause mayhem in London, Johnson condemns ‘racist thuggery’

The far-right groups, describing themselves as patriots and chanting ‘England, England’, said they wanted to defend British culture

14 Jun 2020 9:58 AM

Protesters dislodge artwork from Paris museum to return it to Africa

The five protesters were stopped before they could leave the Quai Branly Museum with the artwork

13 Jun 2020 12:13 PM

Pulling down statues of racists? Africa’s done it for years

To be fair, new campaigns in the USA and Europe are now following Africa’s lead

12 Jun 2020 2:10 PM


Not set in stone: Statues fall as Europe reexamines its past

Memorials erected in honour of historical figures have become a focus of protests around the world

12 Jun 2020 11:55 AM

'It was the will of people’: Mayawati justifies statues in SC

SC is hearing petition against statues of herself and elephants (BSP's symbol), at parks in Lucknow and Noida, with taxpayers' money.

02 Apr 2019 10:39 AM

Here's why Easter Island statues stand where they do

According to the study authors, the findings suggest that Rapa Nui's statues had a more practical significance to the island's early people.

14 Jan 2019 12:33 PM

Activists protest air pollution by putting masks on statues in Paris

In February 2017, the EU ordered countries including France, Britain and Germany to tighten controls on smog-causing car pollution.

01 Apr 2018 2:30 PM

Scientists crack mystery of the luckless apostles of Paris

A team of French scientists are at last revealing their original colours and forms from 1248.

04 Aug 2017 2:12 PM