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2,000-year-old poo reveals Romans’ rich diet

June 15th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) A British team has unearthed tonnes of 2,000-year-old ancient Roman poo from a sewer, throwing light on Romans' rich diet of urchins, dormice and figs, a ... Read more...

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World’s largest haul of ancient coins restored

July 15th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Rome, July 15 (ANI): The world's largest haul of ancient coins, which was discovered in Rome, has been restored.The 108,000 Roman coins were found by chance in Libya in 1981, but were ... Read more...

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1st century Roman lamp shows gynecological exam

December 22nd, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Madrid, Dec 22 (ANI): A group of archaeologists has found in the northern Spanish region of Leon a ceramic lamp dating from the beginning of the 1st century that shows a ... Read more...

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Two piers belonging to 1st Century A.D. unearthed in ancient Turkish city

August 2nd, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Istanbul, August 2 (ANI): Archaeologists have unearthed two piers belonged to the first century A.D. in the ancient city of Aphrodisias in Turkey.According to Professor Dr. Roland Smith of the Oxford ... Read more...

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20 centuries old piers unearthed in Turkey

July 31st, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Ankara, July 31 (Xinhua) Two ancient piers belonging to the first centry A.D. have been discovered by archaeologists in the ancient city of Aphrodisias in western Turkey, the semi-official Anatolia news agency ... Read more...

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Russian wrestlers set to dominate Beijing Games

July 23rd, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Huang Jie Beijing, July 23 (Xinhua) Wrestling powerhouse Russia is looking forward to tightening its headlock in the forthcoming Beijing Olympics starting Aug 8. Russia's male wrestlers are a dominant force ... 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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