Christianity in Egypt started 200 years earlier than thought

November 30th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Utah, Nov 30 (ANI): Brigham Young University researchers have unearthed evidence that proves Christianity in Egypt started two centuries earlier than previously believed.The researchers were digging on the edge of the Fayum ... Read more...

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22 killed in Egypt train collision (Lead)

October 25th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 25 (IANS) At least 22 people were killed and 42 injured when two passenger trains collided some 50 km south of the Egyptian capital, police said. One of the trains involved ... Read more...

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At least 15 killed, 24 injured in Egypt train crash

October 25th, 2009 - 4:41 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 25 (DPA) At least 15 people were killed and 24 others injured Saturday when two trains collided in southern Egypt, police told DPA. Police said rescue workers were still working to ... Read more...

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Ancient royal burial chamber found in Egypt

September 1st, 2008 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, September 1 (ANI): Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered the burial chamber and coffin of King Senusret II, who was believed to have ruled Egypt from 1897 BC to 1878 BC.The burial ... Read more...

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Egypts pyramids contain large number of preserved marine fossils

April 26th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 26 (ANI): A new study has determined that many of Egypts pyramids contain hundreds of thousands of marine fossils, most of which are fully intact and preserved in the ... Read more...

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Archaeologists unearth ancient Egyptian mummies from Ptolemaic era

November 29th, 2007 - 4:01 pm ICT by admin
Moscow, November 29 (ANI): Archaeologists have found well-preserved mummies in Egypt dating back to the country's Ptolemaic era. The history of Ptolemaic Egypt starts chronologically with the conquest by king Alexander III ... Read more...

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