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Lincoln urged Britain to help set up colony for freed slaves

March 6th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): Abraham Lincoln had told freed slaves that they should found a colony in Latin America, and also urged Britain's help in proving land to these slaves in British ... Read more...

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Lincoln had ’secret talks’ with Britain to set up colony for freed slaves

March 6th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): Abraham Lincoln made contact secretly with the British to help found a colony in the then British Honduras, now Belize, for freed slaves, reveals a new book.A new ... Read more...

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1969 moon landing remastered video shown for first time

October 7th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) After six years of searching and digital restoration, scientists have finally completed remastering footage of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The restored video was shown for the first ... Read more...

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Nixon’s missing 18 minutes on Watergate tapes may soon be recovered

July 30th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): Thanks to a keen-eyed amateur sleuth and modern crime-fighting technology, the political mystery of the missing 18 minutes of President Nixon's conversations on the Watergate tapes, could soon ... Read more...

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Saddam gun may become centerpiece of George W Bush library

July 7th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A gun found in former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein's foxhole when he was seized by Delta Force special troops in 2003 could become the centerpiece of an exhibition ... Read more...

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Mata Hari was a victim of the Cold War

August 18th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Aug 18, (ANI): Kim Soo-im alias Mata Hari, a Seoul socialite was apparently a victim of Cold War politics.According to Scotsman, Kim acquired infamy for having charmed secret information out of ... Read more...

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