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Not the winter, it’s Kashmiris who have changed (Letter from Kashmir)


January 24th, 2012 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 24 (IANS) It is not that Kashmiris have seen such heavy snowfall for the first time as they did this winter. What has changed is their own lifestyle, ... Read more...

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Neanderthals lived in houses, not caves


December 20th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) A 44,000-year-old house of the Neanderthals made from mammoth bones and decorated with carvings and pigments was discovered in eastern Ukraine. It had been thought Neanderthals, ... Read more...

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Indian artist captures African soul on canvas


October 14th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) A row of mud huts, green trees, smiling Masai kids, Oromo women cooking on hearths and a couple of Zulu men gossiping idly -- artist ... Read more...

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Kashmir panel meets migrants, activists


July 23rd, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 23 (IANS) The three-member Kashmir Committee, headed by Rajya Sabha member Ram Jethmalani, met a cross-section of people and sought their views on the Kashmir issue on ... Read more...

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Neanderthals penetrated into cold Europe without fire


March 15th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 15 (ANI): A review of supposed archaeological hearths in Europe have suggested humans expanded into cold northern climates without the warmth of fire.The second major finding of the study was ... Read more...

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Neanderthals’ cosy bedroom with hearth and grass beds unearthed


August 7th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Remains of an apparent Neanderthal cave sleeping chamber have been unearthed, complete with a hearth and nearby grass beds that might have once been covered with animal fur.Neanderthals ... Read more...

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58000-year-old glue and paint factory found in Africa


June 7th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): Archaeologists have stumbled upon a once-thriving ochre powder production site in South Africa.The colour and glue trade could have been a blossoming industry some 58,000 years ago. The ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh villagers abondon homes to escape Maoists’ terror


June 6th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
Kanker (Chhattisgarh), June 6 (ANI): Though Maoists claim themselves to be the voice of the poor or the helpless, many villagers in Kanker region of Chhattisgarh have abandoned their homes and ... Read more...

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Mysterious ring fort in Ireland may have held sports arena during Bronze Age


February 26th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Dublin, Feb 26 (ANI): New findings by a team of archaeologists has suggested that a mysterious ring fort in County Tipperary in Ireland may have held a sports arena during the Bronze ... Read more...

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Archaeologists unearth remains of Iron Age settlement in Kent


February 1st, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has unearthed the remains of an Iron Age settlement, working along the route of a new water pipeline in Kent, UK.According to a report ... Read more...

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Sophisticated human behavior found half-million years earlier than previously thought


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 23 (ANI): Hebrew University of Jerusalem researchers have discovered evidence of sophisticated, human behavior as early as 750,000 years ago, which is some half a million years earlier than has ... Read more...

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New discovery hints ancient Egypt and Israel had ties during Early Bronze Age


September 2nd, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Sept 2 (ANI): The discovery of a rare, four-centimeter-long stone fragment at the point where the Jordan River exits Lake Kinneret, has suggested a link between ancient Egypt and Israel around ... Read more...

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Ancient Peruvians ate well, suggests evidence from prehistoric teeth


December 2nd, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): The diet of ancient Peruvians was quite filling, with a variety of cultivated crops including squash, beans, peanuts and the fruit of cultivated pacay trees, as revealed ... Read more...

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George Washingtons childhood house discovered in Virginia


July 3rd, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): The foundations of George Washingtons childhood house at Ferry Farm in Virginia, US, which is also the setting of the legendary cherry tree story told by the ... Read more...

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Migrant Hindu families start returning to Kashmir


May 4th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 4 (IANS) Responding to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's rehabilitation package, nine migrant Hindu families have returned to their homes in south Kashmir. Totalling nearly 40 members, these families had left ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb appeals for help to Nandigram villagers returning their homes


November 14th, 2007 - 10:39 am ICT by admin
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