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Ancient altar for human sacrifices found in Peru

April 4th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, April 4 (IANS/EFE) A group of Peruvian archaeologists found a 1,500-year-old altar for human sacrifices on the top of a hill in the northern region of La Libertad, the ... Read more...

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Human sacrifice in Mexico

April 2nd, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 2 (IANS/EFE) The seven members of a satanic cult arrested last week for allegedly sacrificing two 10-year-old boys and a 44-year-old woman to Mexico's Holy Death deity ... Read more...

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Two men arrested for sacrificing minor girl

January 2nd, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 2 (IANS) Police in Chhattisgarh have arrested two men for killing a girl to appease their god for a better harvest, an officer said Monday.The arrest was made ... Read more...

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Pakistan won’t allow compromise on dignity: Khar

September 29th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 29 (IANS) Pakistan will not allow its dignity to be compromised, said Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar amid heightened tension between the Washington and Islamabad.The US-Pakistan ties became ... Read more...

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Human sacrifice suspected in man’s death

January 5th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 5 (IANS) Suspecting the death of a man to be a case of human sacrifice, Chhattisgarh Police Wednesday questioned several people in a backward tribal belt to get clues about ... Read more...

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Woman sacrificed to appease tribal god

April 22nd, 2010 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 22 (IANS) A priest and three others have been arrested for allegedly sacrificing an old woman to appease a tribal god in Jharkhand's Latehar district, police said. Budhani Devi, 60, ... Read more...

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Human sacrifice in an Indian temple

April 18th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A beheaded body of a 35 year old man was found outside a temple of goddess Kali in the Birbhum district of West ... Read more...

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Archaeologists unearth 5,000-year-old “cathedral” in Britian

August 26th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 26 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has unearthed a Neolithic "cathedral" - a massive building of a kind never before seen in Britain, which go back nearly 5,000 years, easily ... Read more...

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Ancient ruins in Peru may reveal fate of Moche sex and sacrifice culture

December 18th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered the ruins of an ancient city in Peru that they hope might finally answer questions about the fate of the Moche culture, which was ... Read more...

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Excavated ancient burials reveal Vikings way of life

October 25th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): A research into excavated pagan Viking burials has provided new revelations into the way the early Norse led their lives and their attitude towards mortality.According to a ... Read more...

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William Dalrymple checks out pagan rites in India(Interview)

May 3rd, 2008 - 10:48 am ICT by admin
Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Delhi-based Scottish author William Dalrymple has journeyed across the Indian subcontinent since settling down here in 1984, delving into its past, capturing its soul in his ... Read more...

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Anthropologists solve mystery of blue pigment used by ancient Mayans

February 27th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Anthropologists have solved the centuries-old mystery of how the ancient Maya produced an unusual blue pigment that was used in offerings, pottery, murals and other contexts across Mesoamerica ... Read more...

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British grave might be first historical evidence of druids

February 12th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): The first historical evidence of the existence of a mysterious ancient sect known as the Druids, might have been found in the form of a series of graves ... Read more...

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