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Four arrested in murder cases

May 6th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Four people, including two youths who had bludgeoned their friend to death, were arrested in separate murder cases here, police said Thursday.In the first case, ... Read more...

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Ancient Japanese stone markings warned of tsunami

April 7th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, April 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An ancient Japanese stone warned inhabitants of a town to build their homes on higher grounds. The inhabitants followed the advice and that seemed to have saved ... Read more...

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1000-yr-old Tamil inscription found in Trincomalee, India

October 26th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Oct 26 (ANI): A 1000 year old stone slab containing a Tamil inscription, clearly in the alphabet of the Chola times, was found in Trincomalee while digging for cricket stadium construction ... Read more...

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13th century slab of stone carving stolen from Goa

September 17th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 17 (IANS) A historic one-metre-long stone slab with carvings of battle scene, dating back to the late 13th century, has been stolen from a remote village in north Goa. ... Read more...

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ASI denies stone slabs falling from Konark temple

October 12th, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 12 (IANS) After reports of a stone slab falling from the world-renowned Sun Temple of Konark in Orissa, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) Monday rejected the report as "baseless" ... Read more...

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Fingers pointed at ASI as stone slab falls at Taj

December 27th, 2008 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 27 (IANS) Conservationists here have reacted sharply after a seven-foot-long slab of red sandstone fell off at the Taj Mahal this week. Is the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) - ... Read more...

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Iraq to rebuild Guru Nanak’’s shrine

December 24th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
By K G Vasuki Baghdad, Dec 24 (ANI): In a significant development, the Government of Iraq has decided to rebuild the 15th century Sikh Guru Guru Nanak Dev''s shrine which was ... Read more...

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Iron Age man believed soul was separate from the body

November 18th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): An Iron Age chiseled stone slab has been discovered by archaeologists in southeastern Turkey a finding that provides the first written evidence in the region that people ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover world’’s oldest shaman grave in Israel

November 5th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): Archaeologists have unearthed what is believed to be the world''s oldest known grave of a shaman in northern Israel, which includes an elderly female of the mysterious ... Read more...

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Archaeological dig uncovers Roman mystery

October 5th, 2008 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): Archaeologists from the University of California, Berkley (UCB), have uncovered a mystery, with the discovery of a tomb, skeletons and burial rites with both Christian and Pagan ... Read more...

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