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Bizarre fossils identified as distant cousins of humans Oct 16, 2:34 pm
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): Scientists have confirmed that some peculiar ancient fossils are actually distant relatives of humans.
Johannesburg, Oct 14 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) group has said that it is using women as sex slaves from the minority Yazidi sect in what it praised as the revival of an ancient custom of using women and children as spoils of war.
How ancient sabertooth cats killed prey revealed Oct 6, 12:28 pm
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): A new study has examined that ancient sabertooth cats killed their prey with the help of their jaws by using them like a can-opener.
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): Scientists have come across a tooth lodged in a thigh bone of a giant ancient reptile, which has shed light on how the animals lived 220 million years ago.
RSS observes Vijayadashami and Dussehra festivities with worship of weapons, parade of cadre Sep 28, 7:45 pm
Gurgaon, Sept.28 (ANI): Cadres of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) observed Dussehra festivities in Gurgaon, Haryana, by performing the ancient ritual of worshipping weapons (Shastra Puja) and holding a parade to show its preparedness to gain victory over evil, which is the symbol of the festival.
India's philosophy is 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam': PM Modi Sep 28, 12:36 am
New York, Sept. 27 (ANI): Asserting that India's ancient wisdom sees the world as one family. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that India's philosophy is 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam'.
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.
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