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Evidence of a ‘massacre’ linked to Iron Age warfare found in Britain

April 19th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Archaeologists in Britain have excavated the remains of a large fortified Iron Age settlement at Fin Cop in the Derbyshire Peak District.They have so far found the skeletons ... Read more...

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Conserving and restoring moorlands can slow down climate change

March 7th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
Washington, March 7 (ANI): Scientists have stressed that conserving and restoring the moorlands is important because they are some of the rarest habitats in the world, home to extremely rare animals and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

One-bedroom Hong Kong flat sells for record $3.16 mn

September 15th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Sep 15 (DPA) A one-bedroom flat in a luxury Hong Kong development has sold for a record $3.16 million in a sign that the city's property slump is over, a ... Read more...

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Dragonflies too can have smiles on their faces!

September 20th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): A British man has captured a smiling dragonfly on his camera phone.It has been identified by the British Dragonfly Society as a female Southern Hawker Aeshna cyanea. ... Read more...

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Everest climber alleges police misbehaviour in Orissa temple

June 23rd, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 23 (IANS) Kalpana Dash, who became the first Oriya woman to scale Mount Everest last month, was allegedly manhandled and abused by a policeman at a temple in the state's ... Read more...

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Motorway excavations in UK reveal prehistoric relics

February 4th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 4 (ANI): A motorway dig at Merseyside in UK has resulted in the discovery of more than 3,000 objects ranging from prehistoric to Roman times.A report in BBC News has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |