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  1. Looking At The Armenian Genocide Through The Lens Of ArtRead the original story

    Tuesday | Groong

    LOOKING AT THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE THROUGH THE LENS OF ART 18:17, 24 Mar 2015 Siranush Ghazanchyan "In honor of the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, the Musee de la Photographie di Charleroi in Belgium has organized, in collaboration with the Boghossian Foundation and the Universita Saint Joseph in Beirut, an exhibition entitled "Les armeniens - Images d'un destin 1906 - 1939 ," which focuses on photographs recovered from the photo archives of the Oriental Library at the Universita Saint Joseph," Maurizio G. De Bonis, a photo critic and cinematographer, writes in an article published by The Huffington Post.

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  2. Bone Therapeutics Treats First Patients In ALLOB Phase IIA Spinal Fusion TrialRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | BioSpace

    BONE THERAPEUTICS, the bone cell therapy company addressing high unmet medical needs in the field of bone fracture repair and bone fracture prevention, today announces that the first four patients in the phase IIA proof-of-concept study for spinal fusion procedures have been treated with Bone Therapeutics' allogeneic osteoblastic cell therapy product, ALLOBA . This pilot Phase IIA study will enrol 16 patients with symptomatic degenerative lumbar disc disease who require interbody fusion surgery[1].

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  3. Chechen mum takes her Dutch kids to join ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Straits Times

    A Chechen woman living in the Netherlands has taken her two young children against their father's will to join the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria , in what is believed to be the first such case, prosecutors said. The unnamed 32-year-old refugee flew with her children, a boy aged eight and a girl aged seven, from Charleroi in Belgium to Athens last November, possibly using false passports after their Dutch father warned police of their imminent departure.

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  4. Saddam's tomb destroyed in TikritRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Nation

    The tomb of ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein has been almost completely levelled in fighting near Tikrit, BBC reported Monday. Footage filmed by an American news agency shows that all that remains standing of the once-lavish mausoleum in the village of al-Awja are some pillars.

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  5. Chechen woman kidnaps her Dutch children, joins ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Times of Israel

    A Chechen woman living in the Netherlands has taken her two young children against their father's will to join the Islamic State group in Syria, in what is believed to be the first such case, prosecutors said on Monday. The unnamed 32-year-old refugee flew with her children, a boy aged eight and a girl aged seven, from Charleroi in Belgium to Athens in November, possibly using false passports after their Dutch father warned police of their imminent departure.

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  6. Chechen woman kidnaps her Dutch children to join ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | ABC News

    A Chechen woman living in the Netherlands has taken her two young children against their father's will to join the Islamic State group in Syria, in what is believed to be the first such case, prosecutors say. The unnamed 32-year-old refugee flew with her children, a boy aged eight and a girl aged seven, from Charleroi in Belgium to Athens in November, possibly using false passports after their Dutch father warned police of their imminent departure.

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  7. World Press Photo Revokes PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Artforum Intl.

    The World Press Photo contest has revoked its first prize after it found that the winner, Italian photographer Giovanni Troilo, had misrepresented the location of one of the images in his series, according to the New York Times ' Rachel Donadio. In his series "The Dark Heart of Europe," about Charleroi, Belgium, Troilo included an image of his cousin having sex with a woman in the back of a car, which drew criticism last week for using a remote-control flash.

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  8. World Press Photo Strips First Prize Winner for "Misleading Information"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Hyperallergic

    Italian photographer Giulio Di Sturco was granted the award in replacement of Giovanni Troilo for his series Chollywood, a look into the Chinese movie industry Last Wednesday, World Press Photo officially stripped photojournalist Giovanni Troilo of the First Prize in Contemporary Issues awarded to him in February for the 10-photo series The Dark Heart of Europe, the New York Times reported. Troilo's images centered on Charleroi, a Belgian town near Brussels.

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  9. Troilo's 'Dark Heart Of Europe' Was Awarded, Then Disqualified In POYiRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | News Photographer

    Pictures of the Year International director Rick Shaw today confirmed that Italian photographer Giovanni Troilo's "The Dark Heart Of Europe" essay, entered in the 72nd Pictures of the Year International Visual Editing Division in the Motion Issue Reporting Story category [multimedia], was initially awarded 3rd Place but then was later thrown out by the judges. Troilo's entry consisted of between 150 and 200 photographs in multimedia format, mostly scenes from the same settings and subjects as depicted in his still photography entry that was at first honored, and then revoked , in World Press Photo.

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  10. With New Evidence, World Press Photo Revokes Controversial AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | News Photographer

    The leaders of World Press Photo just announced that based on new evidence, they have revoked the controversial First Place award given to Italian photographer Giovanni Troilo for his series of photographs entered in this year's WPP Contemporary Issues Story category. "The conclusion is that the story was not in compliance with the entry rules and therefore the award must be revoked," World Press just announced.

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  11. Photojournalism ethics needs a reexaminationRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Poynter Online

    The latest in the world of photojournalism contest ethics and photo sleuthing took another turn yesterday with World Press Photos' rescinding a first-place award after disqualifying 20 percent of the total entries. Amid controversy, World Press Photo announced yesterday that based on its investigation, it is withdrawing the controversial "Dark Heart of Europe" award presented to Giovanni Troilo.

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  12. Postcard from... CharleroiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The Belgian city has been fighting a long battle to emerge from its past.

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  13. World Press Photo award to Giovanni Troilo withdrawn in authenticity rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Canberra Times

    A photograph that was part of a winning package at the World Press Photo awards. The image, of an intimate scene in Charleroi, Belgium, came under scrutiny over whether it broke contest rules.

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  14. World Press Photo contest rescinds a first-place awardRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Los Angeles Times

    In a rare reversal, the prestigious World Press Photo contest has revoked a first-place prize recently awarded to a photographer after the organization learned that the submission, depicting the depressed city of Charleroi, Belgium, contained false information. Photographer Giovanni Troilo's submission -- a photo essay titled "La Ville Noir -- The Dark Heart of Europe" -- contained a photograph of a painter creating a work with live models.

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  15. Russell Smith: When does photojournalism cross the line into fiction?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Globe and Mail

    One of Giovanni Troilo's atmospheric photographs depicted a couple having sex in a car, but he later admitted that the man in the picture was his cousin, who agreed to pose for the image. One of Giovanni Troilo's atmospheric photographs depicted a couple having sex in a car, but he later admitted that the man in the picture was his cousin, who agreed to pose for the image.

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  16. World Press Photo Revokes PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Artforum Intl.

    The World Press Photo contest has revoked its first prize after it found that the winner, Italian photographer Giovanni Troilo, had misrepresented the location of one of the images in his series, according to the New York Times ' Rachel Donadio. In his series "The Dark Heart of Europe," about Charleroi, Belgium, Troilo included an image of his cousin having sex with a woman in the back of a car, which drew criticism last week for using a remote-control flash.

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  17. Heading towards disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Economist

    The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East. By Eugene Rogan. Basic Books; 442 pages; $29.99.

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  18. Winner of prestigious World Press Photo award disqualifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Organizers of the prestigious World Press Photo contest have disqualified one of their winners after he told them one of the pictures in a series of images about the Belgian city of Charleroi was actually taken somewhere else. A series of atmospheric photos by Italian Giovanni Troilo portraying scenes of life in gritty, post-industrial Charleroi, east of Brussels.

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  19. SOGEPA increased share in NLMK Belgium Holdings.Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | AK&M

    NLMK Group and Belgium SOGEPA signed agreement on the increase in the SOGEPA-held share in NLMK Belgium Holdings and joint management of NBH assets, the company informed. NBH Holding includes NLMK La Louviere, NLMK Strasbourg, NLMK Coating, NLMK Jemappes Steel Center, NLMK Manage Steel Center, NLMK Profil Batiment and two entities of NLMK Europe Plate .

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  20. A winner of the World Press Photo contest was stripped of the prize for faking the location of a shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Giovanni Troilo, an Italian professional photographer and one of the winners of the World Press Photo contest , was stripped of his award yesterday after an investigation found that he had misrepresented the location where one of the pictures was taken . Troilo had won the first prize in the Contemporary Issue category, which awards pictures that raise awareness on a social issues, like prostitution, drugs or poverty.

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