Culture and Press Archive

Heaven and hell

Above and below: High Commissioner Farhanaz Faizal with portraits that are a reminder of the Maldives’ dark past The High Commissioner for The Maldives uses…

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The spirit of Gandhi

A priceless series of letters written by Mahatma Gandhi and a signed cl...

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The art of diplomacy

Visit any embassy chancery or ambassadorial residence and diplomats wil...

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Afghanistan’s cultural heroes

Culture has been an abiding passion for Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Lon...

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What your embassy says about you…

The public has a rather warped view of the shrouded world behind embass...

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Culture Matters

Culture has the power to unify or divide, but however you look at it, c...

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The Mighty Quinn

Those curious about the huge, brass works of art that have materialised...

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EU heads wield pedal power

It was a hot and steamy start to the Swedish Presidency. Putting a new ...

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Diplomacy in 3D

“This is better than a pyjama party!” smiled Slovene Ambassador Iztok J...

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Peace portraits

Trafalgar Square has special significance for South Africans and for No...

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