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Migrants introduced farming in Europe 5,000 years ago: Study

April 27th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Migrants from the Mediterranean region brought agriculture to northern Europe some 5,000 years ago when its original inhabitants were nomadic hunter-gatherers living off plants and animals, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Mounties all set to tackle case of a mystery headstone

January 25th, 2012 - 12:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Calgary, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A property owner in the vicinity of Calgary got a nice little surprise when she found a headstone on the premises of her property. The details “Father ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Flooding still threatens communities despite Missouri levee blasts

May 4th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by BNO News
BIRDS POINT, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- Despite the Ohio River level dropping after the Army Corps. of Engineers breached the Birds Point levee in Mississippi County, Missouri, record-setting levels and flooding are ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

New technique to quickly detect buried bodies

August 1st, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) Finding bodies buried by someone who wanted them to stay undiscovered may not be difficult any more thanks to a new technique developed by scientists that can reliably ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Spooky’ technique exhumes graves long lost

April 17th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Canadian scientists are using hyperspectral imaging, a technique that detects minor changes in light from plants and soil caused by a decomposing body, to find unmarked animal graves.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Obama to speak at Kennedy funeral; burial at Arlington (Lead)

August 27th, 2009 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 27 (DPA) US senator Ted Kennedy will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery Saturday, the resting place of his two fallen brothers, according to media reports Wednesday. Kennedy will be ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Facedown burials in ancient times was a way to humiliate the dead

June 24th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): A new research has suggested that burying the dead facedown in ancient times wasn't unusual or accidental, but a widely used way to humiliate the dead.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

European Parliament to debate Kashmir ‘mass graves’

July 9th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 9 (IANS) The European Parliament during its plenary session in Strasbourg, France, Thursday will debate and vote on a resolution on the "allegation of mass graves in Indian Kashmir". The ... Read more...

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