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Teacher claims house where George Orwell was born

April 2nd, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
Patna, April 2 (IANS) Legendary British author George Orwell was born in this nondescript house in Bihar's Motihari town. The state government four months ago declared it a protected site, ... Read more...

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Stonehenge Put On List Of Most Threatened Monuments

January 14th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The ancient historical site of the Stonehenge has been incorporated into the list of the most threatened of tourist spots. Apparently, this is because the place ... Read more...

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Kesaria Buddhist monument in Bihar dilapidated

December 19th, 2009 - 8:19 pm ICT by ANI
Kesaria (Bihar), Dec 19 (ANI): Locals and pilgrims bemoan the dilapidated condition of a Buddhist monument in Bihar, despite it being under the control of the archaeological department.The Buddhist stupa, located in ... Read more...

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Archaeologists say ‘Cursus’ may be older than Stonehenge

June 11th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): An archaeologist at the University of Manchester says that the Greater Stonehenge Cursus may have been there since about 3,500 years BC, making the structure 500 years ... Read more...

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Oz entrepreneur to construct Stonehenge replica Down Under!

March 26th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by admin
London , Mar 26 (ANI): Australians will soon not have to travel to the UK to visit the prehistoric Stonehenge , for an Aussie entrepreneur smitten by the structure has planned ... Read more...

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Stonehenge was a site of Stone Age battles

March 10th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 10 (ANI): Stonehenge, the prehistoric monument built in several construction phases spanning at least 3000 years, was the site of Stone Age battles to the death, a leading archaeologist has ... Read more...

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Shipping Ministry to file fresh affidavit in SC over Sethu Samundram issue:

February 28th, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 28 (ANI): Union Culture Minister Ambika Soni on Thursday said that the Shipping Ministry would soon file a fresh affidavit in the Supreme Court over the issue of Sethu ... Read more...

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