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Australian native dog came from China?


September 9th, 2011 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 9 (IANS) The dingo, Australia's native dog, may not be Australian at all. Fragments of DNA from such dogs suggest they may have come a long way from ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Biblical deluge actually happened and created Persian Gulf: Study


December 10th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 10 (IANS) The mythical deluge in the biblical story of Noah's Ark could have be an actual event caused by unprecedented worldwide floods triggered in Canada in 6000 ... Read more...

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The art of making antibiotics is 2000 years old


September 6th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) Ancient Nubians were regularly consuming antibiotic tetracycline, most likely in their beer, according to a chemical analysis of their bones. The finding is the strongest evidence yet that ... Read more...

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Archeologists Excavate Tunnels And Ancient Tomb In Mexico


August 5th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If all goes the way the archeologist of National Institute of Anthropology and History (NIAH) are anticipating, then they are just few feet away from finding ... Read more...

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Archeologists Find Tunnel In The Ruins Of Teotihuacan


August 4th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After eight months of planned and strategic excavation, archeologists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History have been able to excavate and find not only ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Dead Sea Scrolls Mystery Possibly Solved


July 31st, 2010 - 1:57 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered over 60 years ago in a cave which is located near the ancient settlement of Qumran, but it is not ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mystery of the Dead Sea Scrolls may be Solved


July 30th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several scientists are expressing the belief that a cryptic cup, along with ancient tunnels in Jerusalem and other findings made from archeologist’s studies may help solve ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Has The Dead Sea Scroll Mystery Been Solved?


July 30th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Archaeological finds which include cryptic messages on an ancient cup as well as the tunnels of Jerusalem might contain leads to the author ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

“Chasing Mummies” Lives Up To Viewers’ Expectation


July 16th, 2010 - 3:37 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited History Channel's new reality adventure series "Chasing Mummies" debuted on July 14 at 10 p.m. The all new adventure series that has Egyptologist ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Roman Gladiator Cemetery Discovered In Northern England


June 8th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Scientists announced on Sunday that they have found the world’s best preserved cemetery of the Roman gladiators. After seven years of investigations, the scientists found the ultimate resting place of the gladiators, ... Read more...

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Noah’s Ark Found


May 1st, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A squad of investigators from the religious association, Noah’s Ark Ministries International, has proclaimed that they have found the leftovers of Noah’s Ark on ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Explorers stand by Noah’s Ark Turkey claim


May 1st, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Some of the members of the search team that claims to have found Noah's Ark on Mount Ararat in Turkey rebutted skepticism over their claims of locating the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lara Dutta steps into Brian Lara shoes?


February 17th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): A rare combination of beauty and brains Lara Dutta is one of the finest actors today in tinsel town. The gorgeous diva has come a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Aayirathil Oruvan inspired from Lost


January 12th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Group of people at odds in all aspects get lost in an unknown island and all of sudden they travel from 2006 to 1977- 30 years back to the past.Is it ... Read more...

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2012 doomsday prophecy false, says Canadian archeologist


November 17th, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 17 (IANS) A Canadian archaeologist has debunked the prophecy that the world will come to an end in December 2012. The doomsday prophecy comes from an ancient carved monument found from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Han Dynasty city ruins discovered in China’s Inner Mongolia


November 12th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, November 12 (ANI): Reports indicate that Han Dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.) city ruins have been discovered in Wuyuan County, Hetao Plain, China's Inner Mongolia.It's said that the scale of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Remains of world’s oldest human brain found in Armenia


October 1st, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 1 (ANI): An Armenian-American-Irish archeological expedition claims to have found the remains of the world's oldest human brain, estimated to be over 5,000 years old.The discovery was made recently in ... Read more...

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8,000-year-old human skeleton found in Turkey tomb


August 3rd, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Ankara (Turkey), August 3 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has discovered an 8,000-year-old human skeleton in tomb during excavations in one of the oldest residential areas in southern Turkey.The skeleton was discovered ... Read more...

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8,000-year-old human skeleton found in a Turkey tomb


August 2nd, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Ankara, Aug 2 (Xinhua) An 8,000-year-old human skeleton was found during excavations in one of the oldest residential areas in southern Turkey, a media report said. The skeleton was discovered inside a Neolithic-age ... Read more...

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Evidence indicates Stone Age man lived in Birmingham more than 10,000 years ago


July 27th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered remarkable evidence that stone age man lived in the centre of Birmingham, UK, more than 10,000 years ago.According to a report in Birmingham Post, the ... Read more...

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Stone-age rings unearthed at prehistoric sites in Central Java


July 15th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, July 15 (ANI): An archeological research team from the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) and the Purwokerto-based Jendral Sudirman University has discovered at least 50 new sites rich in prehistoric rings ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Likely burial place of one of the last Aztec rulers still awaits discovery


June 17th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, June 17 (ANI): Archeologists digging in the dirt and black ooze under Mexico City's most important public square are still awaiting the discovery of a royal tomb, which may be the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Drivers all set to confirm discovery of 1812 warship in Lake Ontario


June 12th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, June 12 (ANI): A team of divers is all set to plunge into Lake Ontario near Kingston, Ontario, Candia, in a bid to confirm the discovery of a legendary Canadian-built ship ... Read more...

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Skeleton of ancient woman uncovered in California parking lot


June 1st, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): Construction workers have unearthed by accident, a skeleton of a woman thousands of years old, under the parking lot near Cannery Row in Monterey, California.According to a report ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

British village may have been a huge pottery industry in Roman times


April 27th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): The discovery of two pottery kilns from the Roman era in Otford, a village in Kent, UK, could lead to a revaluation of their time in Britain, as ... 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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Archeologists unearth prehistoric clay tablets in Tehran


January 11th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Jan 11 (ANI): Archeologists in Iran have unearthed prehistoric clay tablets at the country''s ancient Shoghali Tappeh site near the city of Varamin in Tehran. According to a report by Press ... 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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Noahs flood may have started in Carmel Mountains in Israel


December 11th, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Dec 11 (ANI): A marine archeologist has put forward a theory that suggests the origin of the flood of Noah, which according to the bible had destroyed much of humanity, ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find ancient ritual site in Java


November 3rd, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, Nov 3 (ANI): A team of archeologists, which has discovered six ancient relics, a Chinese coin, and a temple foundation in a village in the island of Java, Indonesia, have ... Read more...

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Stone Age man took drugs to get high


October 19th, 2008 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): If you think that drugs are creation of the modern world, then heres a piece of information: Stone Age man used herbal mixtures to get high, scientists ... Read more...

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1,700-year old Apollon statue unearthed in Turkey


August 18th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Istanbul, August 18 (ANI): Archaeologists have unearthed a 1,700-year old Apollon statue in Soloi Pompeipolis ancient city in the southern province of Mersin in Turkey.According to Dr. Remzi Yagci, an archeologist ... Read more...

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Ancient grave reveals 4,000-year-old Canaanite warrior in Lebanon


August 7th, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Beirut (Lebanon), August 7 (ANI): An archaeological excavation team from the British Musuem in Sidon, Lebanon, have unearthed a new grave containing human skeletal remains belonging to a Canaanite warrior, dating ... Read more...

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Hollywood film ”The Mummy: The Tomb of the Dragon Emperor” premiered in Mumbai


August 1st, 2008 - 10:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, August 1 (ANI): Brendan Fraser, Maria Bello, Jet Li and Michelle Yeoh starrer Hollywood flick ''The Mummy: The Tomb of the Dragon Emperor'' was premiered in Mumbai on Thursday.Bollywood Glitterati ... Read more...

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Greek style architecture found in ancient Iranian City


June 26th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, June 26 (ANI): Archaeologists have used geological surveys in the south of Iran to reveal rectangular formations inspired by Greek architecture dating to the Sassanid era.According to a report ... Read more...

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