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5,000-year-old wooden boat discovered in Egypt


July 26th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) French archaeologists have discovered a 5,000-year-old wooden boat in an expedition in Egypt, the Daily Mail reported.The significant discovery was made in Abu Rawash, west of ... Read more...

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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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Egypt to open avenue of sphinxes to public


July 2nd, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 2 (IANS/AKI) A 2,400-year-old avenue in Egypt that is lined with sphinx statues will now be opened to the public after restoration work for five years, the ... Read more...

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Kanye West’s stylist created own school uniform


January 2nd, 2011 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 2 (IANS) Singer Kanye West's stylist Cassius Marcellus Cornelius Clay created his own uniform when he was in school because he was "dissatisfied" with the "informality" of its dress ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson’s photos sold for over $265,000


December 16th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 15 (IANS) A collection of late singer Michael Jackson's photographs have been sold for more than $265,000 at an auction in Paris.The photographs were taken in 1999 by French ... Read more...

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Egyptian secrets of sun worship revealed in new discovery


November 8th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Nov 8 (ANI): Egyptologist Barry Kemp has said that the artefacts unearthed recently from an ancient burial site in the city of Amarna shed light on the existence of sun worship ... Read more...

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Ernest Borgnine features on Saturday Night Live


October 3rd, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night’s edition of the “Saturday Night Live” got off on the wrong foot.Last night’s episode was hosted by Bryan Cranston, of “Breaking Bad” fame. The show ... Read more...

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Raid on Goa disco, 11 prostitutes freed


June 28th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 28 (IANS) Eleven prostitutes were freed during a raid at a popular disco in a Goa beach village Monday afternoon, police said. A pimp and five clients were among ten ... Read more...

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King Tut died from sickle-cell disease, not malaria: Experts


June 26th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): King Tutankhamun's death was a result of sickle-cell disease, and not malaria - according to experts.A team from Hamburg's Bernhard Noct Institute for Tropical Medicine (BNI) claims that ... Read more...

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King Tut Wore Orthopedic Sandals?


April 8th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Apr 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In recent times a probe carried on the footwear used by legendary Egyptian king Tutankhamun has made the researchers feel that the king probably used special ... Read more...

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King Tut Sported Orthopedic Sandals


April 8th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): King Tutankhamun may have sported some type of orthopedic sandals that had been expressly created to contend with his club foot condition. This is what ... Read more...

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Two parts of 1,300-year-old biblical manuscript reunited


February 27th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Two parts of an ancient biblical manuscript, dating back to 1,300 years and separated across centuries and continents, have been reunited for the first time.According to a ... Read more...

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Cat endures 3,000-mile sea journey from Egypt to UK in shipping container!


November 22nd, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Pharoah the cat has survived the 3, 000-mile voyage from Port Said in Egypt to the British port of Felixstowe after it was found crammed in a container ... Read more...

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Construction of Great Pyramid of Giza may have started on August 23, 2470 B.C.


September 22nd, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 22 (ANI): A controversial new research has placed an exact date on the start of the ancient construction project of the Great Pyramid of Giza, as August 23, 2470 ... Read more...

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Ancient Egyptian temples followed astronomy to set their calendars


September 9th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 9 (ANI): A new study has indicated that ancient Egyptian temples were aligned so precisely with astronomical events that people could set their political, economic and religious calendars by them.According ... Read more...

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13 burial sites from 1900 BC to 15000 BC unearthed in Lebanon


August 7th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Beirut (Lebanon), August 7 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has recently unearthed 13 burial sites, temples and personal items dating to the Canaanite period in Sidon in Lebanon, which are missing links ... Read more...

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Archaeologists unearth 13 burial sites in Lebanon


August 7th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Beirut (Lebanon), August 7 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has recently unearthed 13 burial sites, temples and personal items dating to the Canaanite period in Sidon in Lebanon, which are missing links ... Read more...

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The beauty and mystic of Egyptian Art


March 19th, 2009 - 1:31 am ICT by GD
Egypt also known as “the land of the pyramids” preserves its culture and heritage till today. These mysterious landmarks are an evidence of great work of architecture that the Egyptian kings built ... Read more...

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Terracotta vase left in garden for 20 years turns out to be ancient Egyptian relic!


February 3rd, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 03 (ANI): A terracotta vase used as a garden ornament turned out to be an ancient Egyptian relic dating back almost 3,000 years.The owner inherited the 13-inch high stone ... Read more...

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Pair of tombs dating back to 4,300 years discovered in Egypt


December 24th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a pair of 4,300-year-old tombs that indicate a burial site south of Cairo is bigger than expected.The tombs, found at the ... Read more...

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Sphinx may have originally had a lions face


December 9th, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): New evidence has emerged that suggests the Sphinx may have originally had the face of lion, and not that of an ancient pharaoh, as generally believed by ... Read more...

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Statue of Ramses II, one of ancient Egypt’s most powerful pharaohs found!!


September 25th, 2008 - 12:24 am ICT by David M N James
A granite statue associated with the pharaoh era of Egypt has been discovered today.Egyptian archaeologists discovered the granite statue which draws out the head of Ramses II, one of ancient Egypt's ... Read more...

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Egyptian mummy on display at Brit museum is son of Ramesses II


March 17th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 17 (ANI): An Egyptian mummy on display for nearly 80 years at the Bolton Museum in the UK has been identified as a son of the pharaoh Ramesses II.Based ... Read more...

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Kate Beckinsales best physical asset is her Pharaoh’s Tomb


March 3rd, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
New York, Mar 3 (ANI): British actress Kate Beckinsale reveals that her best physical asset lies below the belt, and that she even has a special name for it.The Serendipity star reveals ... Read more...

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King Tut’s “mummified manhood” stolen by tomb raiders


November 14th, 2007 - 3:00 am ICT by admin
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3000-year-old mystery behind King Tut’s untimely death resolved


November 14th, 2007 - 2:38 am ICT by admin
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