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Ancient inscription hurls damnation at greengrocer


December 23rd, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) A text inscribed on a 1,700-year-old tablet discovered in the 1930s has finally been deciphered to be actually hurling damnation on a greengrocer called Babylas. The ... Read more...

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Spielberg’s next ‘Gods and Kings’?


November 18th, 2011 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 18 (IANS) Director Steven Spielberg is in discussions with Warner Bros. to direct new religious movie "Gods and Kings".The 64-year-old is reportedly in negotiations with Warner Bros. to ... Read more...

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New algorithm identifies ghost writing in Old Testament


October 12th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 12 (IANS) Moses is believed to have authored the first five books of the Bible, known as the Torah. But scholars have presented evidence that multiple writers had ... Read more...

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Could artefacts in remote Jordan cave reveal Jesus’ last years?


March 21st, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): Biblical artefacts discovered in a remote cave in Jordan could reveal the last years of Jesus' life if they are found to be genuine.The discovery of the scrolls ... Read more...

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Did God have a wife?


March 20th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 20 (IANS) God had a wife who was edited out of the Bible, a leading British academic claims.Francesca Stavrakopoulou, of the University of Exeter, and an atheist, says ... Read more...

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Now, a possible Biblical clue to slow down Iran’s race for nuke weapon


September 30th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.30 (ANI): Cyber defense experts in the United States and Israel have reportedly found a way to slow Iran's race for a nuclear weapon, but the report is still said ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover Old Testament-era tablet


April 9th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): Archaeologists at University of Toronto have unearthed a cache of cuneiform tablets that contain a largely intact Assyrian treaty from the early 7th century BCE.The 43 by 28 ... Read more...

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Wall Excavated In Jerusalem, Possibly Built By King Solomon


February 23rd, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jerusalem, Feb 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Hebrew University of Jerusalem has reported that it has been able to excavate a wall which dates back to the era of King ... Read more...

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Millennia-old claims of systematic infant sacrifice in ancient Carthage debunked


February 18th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new study by University of Pittsburgh researchers has debunked the millennia-old conjecture that the ancient empire of Carthage regularly sacrificed its youngest citizens.An examination of the ... Read more...

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President Obama and First Lady Michelle Observe Ash Wednesday


February 17th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Washington, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Statement by the President on Ash Wednesday : "Michelle and I join Christians here in America and around the world in observing Ash Wednesday.  We mark ... Read more...

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Dennis Quaid: ‘Legion’ won’t be on Vatican’s must-see list


January 20th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): American actor Dennis Quaid has revealed that the upcoming supernatural action thriller "Legion" will not be on the must-see list of the Vatican.The movie, directed by Scott Stewart, ... Read more...

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Argentine writers offer creative take on Bible


October 8th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Oct 8 (EFE) Several acclaimed Argentine writers presented here a new work that uses the Bible as its starting point but takes creative liberties with some of the most widely ... Read more...

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For Christian priest, Quran is as dear as the Bible


September 12th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 12 (IANS) For 65-year-old priest G.S. Francis, the Holy Quran is as dear as the Holy Bible. Church of South Indian (CSI) parish vicar Francis has been reading the Quran for ... Read more...

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UK hate preacher demands Koran-bashing author’s trial under sharia court


September 4th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep. 4 (ANI): British hate preacher Anjem Choudary has controversially demanded capital punishment for Koran-bashing author Sebastian Faulks if he is found guilty under sharia law."Mr Faulks was extremely naive for ... Read more...

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Koran-bashing author warned of ’severe consequences’ by British Muslim community


August 25th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug. 25 (ANI): An Islamic leader in Britain has warned best selling author Sebastian Faulks of 'severe consequences' for his remarks that Koran is nothing more than "the rantings of a ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Hasselbeck Gives Birth To A Son


August 18th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
"View" co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck has given birth to a baby boy, on Sunday, August 9, in New York City.This is the third child for Elisabeth and her former NFL QB Tim ... Read more...

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UK hate preacher wants Sharia law in Britain


March 29th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 29 (ANI): Brushing aside the Scotland Yard probe into his inflammatory speeches, the controversial Muslim cleric Anjem Choudary has warned that Britain would become a Sharia state soon."Let me tell ... Read more...

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”Rampant rabbi” with seven ”wives” to welcome eleventh child


January 20th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): A British man with seven wives, known as the "rampant rabbi," is all set to become a father for the eleventh time in September this year.Philip Sharp, ... Read more...

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Bible diets dont give your health a boost


January 14th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Bible is not a good recipe for a healthy diet, claims a religious expert.Many books have hailed the virtues of foods featured in the religious text.But far ... Read more...

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Mobile Koran launched in Israel


December 2nd, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 2 (ANI): An Israeli mobile phone provider has started a Koran text service that enables users to tap into verses of choice from the Holy Book at will. Pelephone has ... Read more...

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Beckhams give each other ‘magic’ necklaces


November 5th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) Victoria and David Beckham have given each other 'magic' necklaces as a sign of love -- and for each other's protection.According to thesun.co.uk, the couple exchanged the gold ... Read more...

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Becks, Posh gift each other magic guardian angel necklaces


November 5th, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Soccer ace David Beckham and wife have gifted each other magic necklaces featuring an angel to watch over them and keep them safe.Swapping the necklaces was an ... Read more...

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Bible to be translated into 17th century West Indian slaves” language


October 12th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): As part of an attempt to widen the readership of the Bible, academics are working on making the books of the Old and New Testaments available in ... Read more...

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Guillermo del Toro to pen vampire thriller trilogy


September 26th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 26 (ANI): Director Guillermo del Toro has inked a publishing deal to pen a trilogy of vampire novels with crime author Chuck Hogan.The 43-year-old, best known for making Pans ... Read more...

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Comedienne Sandra Bernhard criticized over her rude Palin Jokes


September 20th, 2008 - 12:00 am ICT by David M N James
Comic Sandra Bernhard could be on her way to making the Americans not so fond of critiquing Sarah Palin, the sensational and much praised Vice president in waiting.Sandra who is best described ... Read more...

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Don’t dismiss god for Darwin, British scientist tells schools


September 12th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) It is a case of god versus Charles Darwin as a leading British scientist has asked the country's schools to teach creationism in science classes, calling it as ... Read more...

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Archeologists find Old Testament seal in Israel


August 2nd, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 2 (ANI): Archaeologists have found a seal impression belonging to a minister of the Biblical King Zedekiah, which dates back 2,600 years, during an archeological dig in Jerusalems ancient ... Read more...

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World’s oldest bible online


July 21st, 2008 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Leipzig (Germany), July 21 (DPA) World's oldest surviving semi-complete copy of the Bible, a fourth century manuscript in ancient Greek that was discovered in a wastepaper bin by a German scholar, ... Read more...

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Catholics recognize US Hindu leader Rajan Zed


April 23rd, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
Reno (California), Apr.23 (ANI): The Catholic Diocese of Reno has awarded a special certificate to internationally acclaimed Hindu leader Rajan Zed for "vibrant interfaith communication". Awarding the certificate to Zed on Tuesday ... Read more...

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Mirror writings key to secret images hidden in Da Vincis artworks


January 9th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): The unique mirror writings of Leonardo Da Vinci could hold a key to the secret images concealed in the artists artworks, a new book has claimed.The forthcoming book, ... Read more...

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Now, a nano-bible written on a pinhead


December 23rd, 2007 - 6:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have made a breakthrough in nanotechnology by printing the entire Old Testament onto a silicone chip smaller than a pinhead.The ... Read more...

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