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Ghalib who? Agra forgets its cultural past (Dec 27 is Mirza Ghalib’s 213th birthday)


December 26th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, Dec 26 (IANS) Two weeks back, a Pakistani tourist arrived here and wished to see the place where the famous Urdu poet Mirza Ghalib was born. His guide was ... Read more...

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Hampi dazzles again on a king’s coronation, five centuries later (Lead)


January 27th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Hampi (Karnataka), Jan 27 (IANS) The grandeur of the mighty Vijayanagara empire was revived at this heritage site in Karnataka Wednesday on the 500th anniversary of its emperor Krishnadevaraya's ... Read more...

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Ancient burial chambers in Jordan Valley threatened by quarrying


October 13th, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Amman (Jordan), October 13 (ANI): An international report has indicated that ancient burial chambers in the Jordan Valley are being threatened by modern development and may be demolished.According to a report in ... Read more...

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Centre putting spokes in Ambedkar park project: Uttar Pradesh


September 4th, 2009 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 3 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Thursday charged the central government with trying to put "stumbling blocks" in the path of Chief Minister Mayawati's dream project - the Rs.550 crore ... Read more...

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Aerial photography reveals “Ancestor” city of Venice


July 31st, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): In a new study, the outline of an ancient Roman city buried beneath cropland near Venice, Italy, has been mapped in detail for the first time with ... Read more...

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Machu Picchu was pilgrimage center, not true city, say researchers


June 14th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 14 (ANI): An Italian study has concluded that Machu Picchu, the "lost city of the Incas," was not a true city, but rather a pilgrimage center symbolically connected to the ... Read more...

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Archaeologists rule out Peru’s lost city discovery claim


February 26th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, February 26 (ANI): The Peruvian Culture Ministry says that stone structures in the country, which were recently suggested to be the ruins of ancient lost city of Paititi, were actually shaped ... Read more...

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Ruins discovered in southern Peru might be of ancient lost city


January 17th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered ruins in southern Peru that could be the ancient lost city of Paititi.According to a report in National Geographic News, details about the new discovery ... Read more...

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