archaeological importance

Rs.26.02 lakh spent on Assam heritage till July

August 21st, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Union Minister for Culture Kumari Selja Tuesday said the government spent Rs.26.08 lakh this year, till July, on renovating sites of archaeological importance in Assam.Presenting ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Dry English Weather Leads To Archaelogical Finds

September 1st, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The dry start to the summer has turned out to be a good one for the archaeologists as hundreds of ancient sites have been discovered with ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Archaeologists to unlock mystery behind world’s oldest submerged town

June 8th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 8 (ANI): An archeological team, using digital equipment, is all set to unlock the mystery behind the ancient Greek town of Pavlopetri, thought to be the oldest submerged town in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Archaeologists to reveal secrets of world’s oldest submerged town in Greece

May 13th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): With the help of equipment that could revolutionize underwater archaeology, archaeologists will try to uncover the secrets of Pavlopetri in Greece, which is the world's oldest submerged town. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

1,900 yr old Buddhist monastery discovered in Gujarat

October 13th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 13 (ANI): Gujarat State Archaeological Department has discovered a small size Buddhist monastery in Gujarats Vadnagar, which dates back to 1,900 years.According to a report in Desh Gujarat, ... Read more...

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1900 year-Year-Old Buddha plaque discovered in Gujarats Vadnagar

August 16th, 2008 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Aug.16 (ANI): Archaeologists of the Department of Archaeology in Gujarat have unearthed a plaque depicting carved scene from Buddhas life dating back 1900 years. According to the web portal, the ... Read more...

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Artifacts found in Egypt date back to Queen Cleopatras era

June 7th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, June 7 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has stumbled upon several Ptolemaic artifacts in Egypt, which date back to the reign of the famous Queen Cleopatra.According to a report in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |