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IS militants smash ancient statues to rubble in Iraq's Mosul Feb 27, 11:16 am
London, Feb 27 (ANI): A new video released by the Islamic State (IS) shows militants destroying statues housed in a museum in the Iraqi city of Mosul using sledgehammers and drills.
Eerie alignment of Venus, Mars, Moon sparks apocalypse fears Feb 22, 12:07 pm
London, Feb. 22 (ANI): The sky was graced with a spectacular trio recently, as Venus, Mars and the Moon gathered near the western horizon, however according to ancient mythology the eerie phenomenon could have a darker and more sinister purpose.
Ancient graveyard in Italy may yield clues on cholera's evolution Feb 16, 12:32 pm
Washington, Feb. 16 (ANI): Ancient graveyard in Italy may help archaeologists and other researchers yield clues on cholera's evolution.
17-year-old World No. 1 Lydia Ko feels 'very proud' to be an 'idol' for kids, juniors Feb 12, 2:09 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 12 (ANI): South Korea born New Zealand teen golfer Lydia Ko has claimed that she feels very proud to be a an idol for kids or juniors, after becoming golf's youngest ever world number one.
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): A new study of the origins of the dog-human relationship has suggested that it stems from wolf behavior.
Manipur's Andro village becomes popular tourist destination Jan 10, 9:00 pm
Imphal, Jan. 10 (ANI): The north-east region has immense tourism potential. In Manipur, the ancient Andro village is gradually becoming a favorite among tourists due to its scenic beauty and the glimpse it provides into the rich tribal traditions.
Kerfuffle over ancient India's scientific prowess Jan 5, 3:37 pm
Chennai, Jan. 5 (ANI): In this short story 'The last question' written in the 1950s, Asimov dreams about how computers in the future would look like. Computers were still a novel concept in the 50s, mostly owned by governments and big companies and could do little more than a few calculations.
Washington, Dec. 25 (ANI): Israeli archeologists have recently discovered an ancient synagogue, where they believe Jesus Christ taught and preached.
How red wine keeps you stress free revealed Dec 23, 12:01 pm
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that resveratrol, the red-wine ingredient powerfully activates an evolutionarily ancient stress response in human cells.
Manipur capital Imphal hosts theatre festival Dec 19, 3:20 pm
Imphal (Manipur), Dec.19 (ANI): To promote and preserve the ancient folk dramas of Manipur, a theatre festival was recently held at the Rupmahal Theatre here.
Ancient earth made its own water too: Study Dec 18, 10:21 am
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that earth made its own water, in addition to water coming to us in the form of icy comets from the far reaches of the solar system.
Baba Ramdev calls for international recognition of vedas Dec 17, 6:07 pm
Mathura, Dec. 17 (ANI): Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Wednesday called for the Vedas to receive international recognition at par with that of yoga, citing the reason as it being the most ancient scriptures.
Ancient fossil from Madagascar sheds light on diversity of enigmatic Mesozoic mammals Dec 11, 12:47 pm
Washington, Dec. 11 (ANI): A new detailed analysis on the ancient fossil from Madagascar has provided a deeper insight into the diversity of enigmatic Mesozoic mammals.
Mars was once awash with water Dec 9, 12:08 pm
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): NASA's Curiosity Rover has found that Mars' Mount Sharp was built by sediments deposited in a large lake bed over tens of millions of years, suggesting that ancient Mars maintained a climate that could have produced long-lasting lakes at many locations.
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): A team of scientists has found a new technique of analyzing DNA that is found in ancient parchments that can help tracing agricultural development across the centuries.
Ancestors of modern humans began art 540,000 yrs ago Dec 4, 12:07 pm
Washington, Dec. 04 (ANI): The ancient ancestor of modern humans carved world's oldest abstract art on a mollusk shell with a shark tooth around 540,000 yrs ago, it has been revealed.
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered an ancient settlement lying beneath the Aegean Sea, just off the coast of the Greek island of Delos.
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that NASA's Rosetta satellite, which is poised to make space science history when it launches its Philae lander onto the surface of the ancient comet, 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, may explain the origin of water on Earth.
Washington, Nov 09 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the Earth's ancient oceans had much lower content of sulfate than previously thought.
Govt. bracing up to popularise traditional medicines Nov 7, 3:45 pm
New Delhi, Nov 6: India's ancient medicinal systems are being given a 'new-look image' as part of the new government's effort to popularise them without losing their essence, Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram said today.
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that much of Europe was occupied almost continuously through one of the worst ever periods of climate change and the earliest Europeans suffered the worse ice age.
NASA observes 'ghostly glow' of stars from dead galaxies Oct 31, 10:27 am
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has recently captured faint and ghostly glow of stars from dead ancient galaxies, it has been revealed.
Ancient engravings on Mars' surface rekindle alien speculations Oct 28, 11:27 am
Melbourne, Oct 28 (ANI): Astronomers recently observed ancient engravings on the surface of Mars, which once again sparked the speculations of possibilities of alien life on the "Red" planet.
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.
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