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Golf's oldest all male bastion finally crumbles after 260 years Sep 19, 6:28 am
London, Sep 19 (ANI): Women members would be allowed in The Royal and Ancient Golf Club for the first time in its 260-year history after the club voted in favour of the same.
Johannesburg, Sep 17 (ANI): The Royal and Ancient golf club held a ballot on Thursday to decide whether or not to allow women to become members of the all-male bastion club.
Ancient people of Teotihuacan brewed 'tequila-like' drink as source of food, nutrition Sep 16, 2:26 pm
Washington, Sep 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people of Teotihuacan in ancient Mexico used to brew a 'tequila-like' drink called "pulque" as source of food and nutrition.
Ancient flying reptile named after 'Avatar' creature Sep 16, 2:04 pm
London, Sep 16 (ANI): Scientists recently discovered fossils of a new flying reptile, which lived 120 millions years ago and named it 'ikrandraco avatar' due to it's closely resemblance with the creatures ridden in James Cameron's 2009 film 'Avatar.'
Haridwar (Uttarakhand), Sept. 14 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Sunday praised Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev for his contribution in popularizing Yoga and Ayurveda, after inaugurating the 'Patanjali Seva Sadan' earlier today.
Groundwater may have helped ancestors to thrive, evolve Sep 11, 1:36 pm
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the ability to find the new groundwater sources during extremely dry periods in Africa millions of years ago may have helped ancient ancestors to survive and evolve as species.
19m yrs old extinct swamp creature gets Mick Jagger's moniker for similar 'supersized' lips! Sep 11, 11:02 am
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): An ancient swamp-dwelling creature that lived 19 million years ago in Africa has been named after Mick Jagger because it probably had the lips like the iconic star.
London, Sep 9 (ANI): Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has said that he used the ancient Chinese science of Feng Shui to fight against his throat cancer.
Peaches originated 7500 years ago Sep 7, 5:36 pm
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): A new study has suggested that peaches' ancestry dates back to at least 7,500 years to the lower Yangtze River Valley in Southern China.
Bihar's ancient Nalanda University re-starts today Sep 1, 11:22 am
Patna, Sep 1 (ANI): The ancient Nalanda University located in Rajgir city of Bihar's Nalanda district will start again today as classes are scheduled to begin in its newly established campus.
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Researchers have recently excavated ancient stone artifacts in Saudi Arabia that might provide deeper insight into how humans dispersed out of Africa.
Bronze Age wine cellar discovered in Israel Aug 28, 12:55 pm
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Researchers recently discovered an ancient wine cellar at a Middle Bronze Age Canaanite palace in Israel.
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): A new study has helped scientists uncover the climate history of the 'red planet' with the help of an ancient Martian meteorite known as 'Black Beauty'.
Worm-like ancient 'misfit' finds family in 'tree of life' Aug 18, 3:36 pm
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): The fossil of an ancient worm-like creature, which had legs, spikes and a head difficult to distinguish from its tail, has finally been placed in the evolutionary tree of life.
New evidence suggests mummification in Egypt started 1.5K years earlier than thought Aug 14, 3:32 pm
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): A new study has revealed that newly discovered evidence suggests that the origins of mummification started in ancient Egypt 1,500 years earlier than previously thought.
Kerala Tourism signs historic agreement with UNESCO Aug 2, 7:02 pm
Kochi, Aug 2 (ANI): Kerala Tourism has signed an agreement with UNESCO to begin a historic cooperation between the state and the world's foremost cultural organisation in promoting and protecting the ancient Spice Route heritage.
Ujjain, July 14 (ANI): As the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited the famous ancient temple of Shree Mahakaleshwara in Ujjain to pray for rains on Monday, a clash flared up between devotees and the police when the area was cordoned off to prevent 'Shiv Kawads,' from entering the temple premises.
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Researchers have long tried to explain why ice-age cycles became longer and more intense some 900,000 years ago, switching from 41,000-year cycles to 100,000-year cycles.
Curiosity traversing ancient glaciers on Red Planet Jun 26, 10:32 am
Washington, June 26 (ANI): NASA has revealed that the Martian crater Gale, through which the NASA rover Curiosity is currently traversing, was covered with glaciers about 3,500 million years ago.
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered ancient skulls in a Spanish cave that show a mix of Neanderthal and more primitive traits, suggesting that Neanderthals evolved their defining characteristics in stages
Indians marry off frogs, sacrifice goats to appease rain god Jun 13, 5:51 pm
Nagpur/Jamshedpur, June 13 (ANI): With the summer heat showing no signs of abating, locals in Nagpur and Jamshedpur have turned to ancient rituals to appease the rain god.
How Earth avoided global warming in the past Jun 12, 3:55 pm
Washington, June 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that development of a huge mountain range in the middle of the ancient supercontinent, Pangea helped Earth to avoid huge rise in atmospheric CO2 last time.
'Echoes' of earth proves how moon was formed Jun 10, 12:25 pm
London, June 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that material from the ancient Earth that collided with another planet-sized body supposedly 4.5 billion years ago that led to the formation of the Moon might still be in Earth's mantle.
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Long-lost paintings have been discovered on the walls of Cambodia's ancient Angkor Wat temple by an Australian National University (ANU) researcher.
Poonch, June 5 (ANI): Muslims in Kashmir's Poonch district came together for a two-day convention to raise awareness about the importance of the ancient traditions and beliefs of Islam which are slowly being eroded away by western culture.
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