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  1. A horse from The National Stud Kladruby nad Labem stands inside its stable in the town of Kladruby

    Habsburg stud farm rides to UNESCO world heritage status

    The Kladruby stud in the Czech Republic has been breeding horses for royal service since the 1500s, when its sleek grey stallions were seen as a ...
  2. The rubble-strewn interior of Notre Dame a month after the April 15 fire

    French MPs agree Notre-Dame restoration as controversy swirls

  3. Czech stud farm

    Oldest Czech stud farm gallops onto UNESCO list

  4. FILE PHOTO - People wait to see the sunset from the top of Shwesandaw Pagoda in the ancient city of

    Commentary: Bagan’s UNESCO World Heritage a win for Myanmar in more than one way

    The UNESCO award may spur Myanmar to engage more with the outside world, says Myanmar affairs expert Nehginpao Kipgen.
  5. Bagan, Myanmar

    Myanmar’s temple city Bagan awarded UNESCO World Heritage status

  6. Iraq had been trying since 1983 to have the site recognised by UNESCO

    UNESCO lists Iraq's Babylon as World Heritage Site 

    UNESCO's World Heritage Committee voted on Friday to list the sprawling Mesopotamian metropolis of Babylon as a World Heritage Site after three ...
  7. hawker centre ang mo kio

    Commentary: Protecting our hawker culture requires us to give hawkers more autonomy

    While Singapore’s nomination for its hawker culture to be inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List is under consideration, our efforts to ...
  8. People queue for food at a hawker centre in Singapore

    UNESCO bid not about claiming ownership of hawker culture: NHB

    The nomination will be evaluated by six UNESCO experts qualified in various fields of intangible cultural heritage and six representatives of ...
  9. Nahamage 2

    Japanese 'demon' festival grapples with blessing and curse of UNESCO listing

    UNESCO's registering Namahage as a cultural property last year has given new life to the colourful tradition. But experts say it doesn't guarantee ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: Visitors cross an artificial stream on stones in front of lanterns during the Seoul Lan

    North, South Korea join hands to get wrestling on UN culture list

    A full peace deal between North and South Korea may remain elusive, but the neighbors took a cultural step forward on Monday when they joined ...