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NRI body opposes move to tax long stay in India


November 30th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) The largest umbrella organization of overseas Indians has urged the Indian government to withdraw a proposal to impose tax on non-resident Indians staying over 60 days ... Read more...

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Lets trust each other, PM tells SAARC nations


November 10th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Addu (Maldives), Nov 10 (IANS) Soon after a successful meet with his Pakistani counterpart, India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday called for all South Asian nations to "trust each ... Read more...

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Neanderthals, modern humans ‘are more brothers than distant cousins’


September 26th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 26 (ANI): While it was long believed that Neanderthals developed 'modern' tools and ornaments solely through contact with Homo sapiens, a new study from the University of Colorado Denver has ... Read more...

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Neanderthals developed technology on their own


September 22nd, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): While it was long believed that Neanderthals developed `modern' tools and ornaments solely through contact with Homo sapiens, a new study from the University of Colorado Denver has ... 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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Tool-making hominins inhabited grassland environments, reveals 2-mln-yr-old evidence


October 21st, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 21 (ANI): Researchers have across 2-million-year-old archeological evidence which shows that tool-making hominins inhabited grassland environments.Scientists as far back as Charles Darwin have thought that adaptation to grassland environments profoundly ... Read more...

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Scientists find first archeological evidence of human activity beneath Great Lakes


June 9th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Michigan in the US have found the first archeological evidence of human activity preserved beneath the Great Lakes.The researchers located what they believe ... Read more...

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132 archaeological sites in Egypt not excavated


May 12th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Egypt's Culture Minister Farouk Hosni has said that researches conducted via satellites have confirmed the existence of 132 archaeological sites in Egypt that witnessed no excavations until now. ... Read more...

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Drought reveals archaeological treasures in Iraq


March 23rd, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 23 (ANI): As the Euphrates River dries up in Iraqs western Anbar province, ancient buildings are emerging from the river bed, which archaeologists can now access for the first ... Read more...

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Dakar Rally may damage important archeological sites in Argentina and Chile


December 19th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Dec 19 (ANI): A top archeologist has said that the upcoming Dakar Rally, which has been relocated to Argentina and Chile because of security fears, could damage important archeological sites.According ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find buildings dating back to 5,000 BC in Syria


July 17th, 2008 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Damascus (Syria), July 17 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a number of round buildings that are eight and half meters high and date back to 5,000 BC, in Syria.The ancient buildings were ... Read more...

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Archaeologist to use satellite imagery to explore ancient Mexico


May 14th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 14 (ANI): An archaeologist is going to use satellite imagery obtained from NASA to explore ancient Mexico.Bill Middleton, professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Rochester Institute ... Read more...

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Excavations suggest first mosque in Irans Siraf city built in 9th century AD


December 29th, 2007 - 3:33 pm ICT by admin
Tehran, Dec 29 (ANI): Excavations at the ruins of the Siraf city in Iran indicate that the first mosque in the region was built in the 9th century AD.The ancient city of ... Read more...

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