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Two Sets of Pyramids Discovered In Egypt


August 14th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cairo, Aug 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two new possible pyramid sites have been discovered by an American scientist who has spent 10 years studying the region. The archeology researchers known as Angela Micol ... Read more...

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Lost city discovered in Central America?


June 11th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) A region in Honduras mapped by experts using advanced laser instruments could be the legendary lost city of Ciudad Blanca, known as the "White City" of ... Read more...

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Numerical pattern found in ancient Mexican city


October 28th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 28 (IANS/EFE) Japanese archaeologist Saburo Sugiyama discovered that the architects of the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan based their designs on a numerical measure equivalent to 83 ... Read more...

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‘Super skin’ that can sense a fly land


February 25th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) 'Super skin' so sensitive to touch that it can sense a fly land on it has been developed and could allow robots or other devices to perform ... Read more...

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Soon, floating pyramids filled with suspended skyscrapers, tree-towers


February 8th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8 (ANI): Floating pyramids filled with suspended skyscrapers, a 'solar valley' that has streetlights and swimming pools heated by the sun, buildings filled by tree towers, and houses floating on ... Read more...

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Cairo begins to stabilise, pyramids deserted


February 6th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt is suffering revenue losses from lack of tourists even as the country tries to return to normal life after two weeks of protests aimed at ousting ... Read more...

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Big B hopes peace returns in Egypt


January 29th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29(IANS) As the anti-government protests rage on in Egypt, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan reminisces about his stay in the beautiful country of pyramids and hopes it "all comes ... Read more...

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Kutcher, Moore in Egypt for pre-Christmas break


December 17th, 2010 - 4:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Hollywood couple Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore are on a pre-Christmas break in Egypt, and enjoying their time posing in front of the pyramids.The actors combined a charity ... Read more...

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Heritage sites Taj, pyramids to be out of mass tourism


December 14th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) World heritage sites like the Pyramids, the Taj Mahal and even Venice could soon become the exclusive playgrounds of the rich and famous, a report says.It says drastic ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole planning romantic holiday with Derek Hough


November 29th, 2010 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 29 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole is reportedly planning to take her rumoured boyfriend choreographer Derek Hough on a romantic holiday to Egypt.The holiday comes just six months after the pair ... Read more...

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Burials of 400 ‘poor’ people unearthed near Giza


November 27th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Nov 27 (ANI): Archaeologists have excavated burials of 400 people-dating between 2,700 and 2,000 years ago-on the Giza plateau in Egypt.Research has shown that these individuals were malnourished and lacked grave ... Read more...

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Egypt wants more Indian tourists


October 14th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) Aiming to touch 100,000-plus arrivals from India in 2010 and increasing it to one million by 2015, Egypt ended a two-day road show for tour operators in India, ... Read more...

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New material could lead to intelligent, self-powered microrobots


September 30th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): A new type of power-producing piezoelectric material that can perform simple calculations, could lead to a whole new class of intelligent, self-powered micorobots.Power-producing piezoelectric materials are getting smarter, ... Read more...

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Second youth succumbs to injuries received in dahi-handi fest


September 9th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) Injured during the dahi-handi celebrations on Janmashtami, a 22-year-old youth succumbed to his injuries Thursday after battling with a skull fracture, officials here said. Deepak More had ... Read more...

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Archaeologists Discover A Crucial Tunnel In Mexico, Which Could Lead To The Unearthing Of Ancient Tombs


August 5th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A long-sealed tunnel has been unearthed under the remains of Teotihuacán in Mexico by archaeologists. The archaeologists have asserted that the chambers that appear ... Read more...

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Mystery of million mummies buried near Snefu’s Seila pyramid


June 14th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, June 14 (ANI): Researchers from Brigham Young University, in Utah, are trying to find why a million mummies are buried near Pharaoh Snefru 's Seila pyramid.About 4,600 years ago, Snefru initiated ... Read more...

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I want to live on a boat: Jessica Biel


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) American actress Jessica Biel says she has a passion for archaeology and would like to live on a boat and explore the world. "I would like to sail around ... Read more...

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Oldest Pyramid Tomb In North America Found in Mexico!


May 19th, 2010 - 2:06 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 2700 year old pyramid has been found by archaeologists working in southern Mexico which is believed to be the oldest tomb of it's kind on the continent ... Read more...

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2,700-year-old tomb found in Mexico


May 18th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, May 18 (IANS) A 2,700-year-old multiple burial tomb, believed to be the precedent of pyramids in the Central American region, was found in Mexico Tuesday. The tomb, dating from the Middle ... Read more...

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Pyramids ‘are most efficient shape for filling a container randomly’


May 13th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 13 (ANI): Pyramids are the best shape for packing candies, according to a new American research.Graduate student Alexander Jaoshvili of New York University and his colleagues filled and shook ... Read more...

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Egyptian queen was offered bread and beer during her funeral 4,000 years ago


March 6th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 6 (ANI): A translation of the hieroglyphics engraved on white stone in the tomb of a 4,000-year-old Egyptian queen has suggested that she was offered a loaf of bread and ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find burial chamber of 4,000-year-old Egyptian queen


March 4th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): French archaeologists working at Saqqara in Egypt have unearthed the burial chamber of a 4,000-year-old queen.Badly destroyed, the 33-by 16-foot burial chamber belonged to Queen Behenu, wife of ... Read more...

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Thomas Keller Appears As Guest Judge On Top Chef


November 19th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov. 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The five contestant or rather chef'testants, of Top Chef [who are left on the show to contend for winning the title of the "Top Chef"] had ... Read more...

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500-year-old statues found in Peru


October 21st, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, Oct 21 (EFE) Peruvian archaeologists have found 12 wooden statues more than 500 years old in the archaeological complex of Chan Chan. Cristobal Campana, director of one of the teams working at ... Read more...

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Discovery of exceptionally well preserved buildings may help explain Mayan collapse


September 21st, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 21 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered two abandoned pyramids and nine palaces "frozen in time" at the ancient site of Kiuic (KIE-yuk), which may help unravel the mystery of the ancient ... Read more...

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Courtney Love goes to bed with a turtle!


August 22nd, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 22 (ANI): Rocker Courtney Love sleeps with a turtle in her bed.The 'Hole' star gave a glimpse of her bedroom life after posting a picture of herself in bed with ... 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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Top ten archaeology finds of 2008


December 20th, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): The National Geographic News has outlined a list of its ten most viewed archaeology stories of 2008, which include lost cities, baffling pyramids, and ancient graveyards.The top ... Read more...

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Mysterious Mexican pyramid may have been built by newfound ancient culture


December 9th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Archaeologists have said that several stone sculptures that were found in central Mexico 15 years ago, point to a previously unknown culture that likely built a mysterious ... Read more...

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Hidden room may solve Great Pyramid’’s construction mystery


November 15th, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A hidden room in Egypt''s Great Pyramid may help solve a centuries-old mystery of how the massive monument was built. According to a report in National Geographic News, ... Read more...

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Archaeologists unearth medieval artifacts in Bosnia and Herzegovina


September 19th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 19 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has unearthed significant artefacts from the 14th and 15th centuries in Bosnia and Herzegovinas Mt. Visocica.These include eight pieces of Gothic architectural ... Read more...

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Visiting the Taj Mahal is one of the ”Things Not To Do Before You Die”


September 17th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): The Taj Mahal may be one of the Seven Wonders of the World but a new hilarious new book suggests ''not to visit the place before dying'', ... Read more...

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Sacha Baron Cohen plays prank on Israeli top spy


July 7th, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen is known for his duping skills and his latest target was a top spy with the Israeli secret service.Yossi Alpher, a former top ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni sings of her 30 lovers in new album


June 12th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 12 (ANI): France's new first lady Carla Bruni Sarkozy has revealed details of her long-awaited new album 'Comme si de rien n'etait" (As if nothing had happened), in which ... Read more...

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Kylies hot pants are Australias very own Turin Shroud


May 3rd, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by admin
London, May 03 (ANI): Aussie pop singer Kylie Minogues hot pants have been attracting a lot of attention around the globe.The hot pants were so hot that they attracted the attention ... Read more...

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