ancient ruins

Hard times don’t dim Syrians’ love for Indian films

April 30th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sweida City (Syria), April 30 (IANS) Standing amidst elegant Corinthian columns dating back to the Roman times against the backdrop of pristine blue skies, Amwaj's mind travels back to ... Read more...

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Crop Marks On English Fields Reveal The Existence Of Ancient Sites

September 1st, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The archeologists trying to find evidences of early settlements are now reaping the benefits of the dry weather prevalent during the early part of ... Read more...

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Aircraft-satellite combo to improve heat wave forecasts in Athens

August 28th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, August 28 (ANI): Scientists, using aircraft and satellites, have been collecting data amid the ancient ruins in the Greek capital of Athens, in order to improve 'urban heat island' forecasts to ... Read more...

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Excavation in Lebanon aims to uncover ancient ruins

July 12th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Beirut (Lebanon), July 12 (ANI): The Directorate-General of Antiquities, Lebanon, has said that it plans to resume excavation at the Freres' archaeological site in the old city of Sidon in collaboration with ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover ancient works of art in Yemen

April 13th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 13 (ANI): An archaeology team in Yemen has discovered ancient works of art in Humat Thiab, 55 km to the east of Dhamar city.A team of archaeologists from the General ... Read more...

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Digital imaging reveals the secrets of Roman statues

April 7th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Researchers are using cutting-edge imaging techniques in the digital restoration of a 2000-year old Roman statue, providing clues to the decoration of Roman statues that had previously been ... Read more...

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Over 8,100 antiquities turned over to Mexican government

February 27th, 2009 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Xochicalco (Mexico), Feb 27 (EFE) The Leoff-Vinot collection, made up of more than 8,100 pre-Columbian pieces bought on the black market, has been presented here by its new owner, Mexico's National Anthropology ... Read more...

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Scientists bring 2000-year-old statue of Amazon warrior to virtual life

January 13th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): A team of scientists in the UK is digitally restoring a 2000-year-old painted statue of an Amazon warrior to her original glory.The scientists are from WMG Solutions ... Read more...

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Archaeologists use satellites to unearth Egypt’’s ancient ruins

December 25th, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Thanks to high-tech satellites, archaeologists have started discovering a lot more of Egypt''s ancient ruins than before. "Everyone''s becoming more aware of this technology and what it can ... Read more...

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Ancient ruins in Peru may reveal fate of Moche sex and sacrifice culture

December 18th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered the ruins of an ancient city in Peru that they hope might finally answer questions about the fate of the Moche culture, which was ... Read more...

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APEC meeting ends with message of ‘confidence and faith’

November 24th, 2008 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
Lima, Nov 24 (DPA) The leaders of the 21 economies that make up the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum ended their annual meeting Sunday in Peru with a message of "confidence and ... Read more...

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Asean students pick Singapore as top place to work

April 30th, 2008 - 11:48 am ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, April 30 (DPA) Singapore emerged as the top place to work and play among university students in the Association of South-East Asian Nations (Asean) grouping, a survey said Wednesday. More than ... Read more...

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Mexicans revive their unique heritage

March 26th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by admin
DPA Mexico City, March 26 (DPA) With nine square kilometres, it is the largest old city in the Americas: the historic centre of Mexico City has pyramids, cathedrals, cloisters, palaces and homes. Some ... Read more...

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