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Ceylon Princess passes on ancient Silk Road legend

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Every afternoon 55-year-old Xu-Shi Yin'e sits in a gallery on Tumen Street in the coastal city of Quanzhou, east China's Fujian Province, receiving admirers...

‘Messiah’s Sanctuary’ launched in Ghana to rescue Christians destined for destruction

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Rev. Andrews Lawrence Ewoo, a retired Pastor of the Seventh Day Adventist (S.D.A) admonished Christians to worship God and not pastors who have assumed...
A female visitor “tries on” a gold crown in a virtual mirror. (Photo from the official website of Chengdu Museum)

Local People Admire Ancient Afghan Treasures on display

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Cultural relics from Afghanistan are on display in Chengdu City, southwest China’s Sichuan province. The exhibition showcasing Afghanistan’s ancient civilization has been well received...

Lantern fair held on ancient city wall of Xi’an

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Photo taken on Jan. 21, 2017 shows festive lanterns during a lantern fair held on ancient city wall of Xi'an, capital of northwest China's...

‘Let The Ancient Ghana Stand and Shine Even Brighter’- Johnson Sirleaf

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ECOWAS Chairperson and Liberian President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has charged the newly sworn President of Ghana to lead the prosperity drive in the sub-region. Delivering her...

25 ancient tombs unearthed in Guangzhou

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Twenty-five tombs spanning from Shang Dynasty to Ming Dynasty are found during an excavation at Xintang county in Guangzhou, Guangdong province.   Twenty-five tombs spanning...

Ancient village in east China’s Huangshan

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People visit Xidi scenic spot in Yixian County in Huangshan City, east China's Anhui Province, Nov. 26, 2016. (Xinhua/Chen Yehua)

1,092 ancient tombs unearthed in east Beijing

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Around 1,092 ancient tombs have been discovered during construction work on the city's new administrative center, local authorities said Thursday. File photo of a multi-chambered...
AFP/File / Adrian Dennis The Scottish golf course Muirfield has lost its status as a British Open venue after voting against admitting female members

Scottish Golf Course Muirfield Loses British Open

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A proposal to allow female members did not receive the required two-thirds majority needed, with 387 members -- or 64 percent -- voting in...
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UN Puts to permanent display a gift from China

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"I hope that the 'Zun of Peace' will not only enrich the cultural environment of the UN, but also inspire people with values shared...
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President Mahama vents anger on destroyers of heritage sites

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He described it as an act of inhumanity against cultures in the world. President Mahama made this condemnation when he addressed an inter-sectoral Technical...

Israeli archaeologists surprised at ancient Hebrew writings

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The inscriptions include palm trees and a boat The writing was found on the walls of a room containing the remains of a Jewish...

IS flag hoisted on top of ancient Palmyra?s museum

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The IS flag has been hoisted on top of the castle, but there is no destruction at the site Antiquities director Maamoun Abdulkarim said they...

IS now control Syria?s ancient Palmyra

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Palmyra is situated in an area between the capital, Damascus, and Deir al-Zour Unesco says its destruction would be ?an enormous loss to humanity?, but...

Nepal’s loss includes its cultural glory

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by Zhang Ning, Hari Paudel, Xu Yanyan In the six days since a 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, more than 5,000 people lost their...
The 11th Century coins had been left in a ?sealed? lead container

British Museum to examine found ancient coins

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Paul Coleman from the Weekend Wanderers Detecting Club discovered more than 5,000 coins buried inside a lead bucket two feet under a field near...
Ruins of the ancient Nalanda University in Bihar. File photo

Indian University Of Nalanda Hold First Classes

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The ancient Indian university of Nalanda on Monday held its first classes after more than 800 years, under a revival plan with Nobel laureate...

Female imam still practices an ancient Islamic tradition

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China isn?t the heartland of Islam, but it is the only country in the world to have a long history of female imams.A small...

Modern guitar and ancient percussions of India

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Guitar Walk?as the name suggests is a musical run on guitar by Kapil Srivastava and accompanied by Ravi Kiran on?morsing?and?ghatam. It is a remarkable...

Ancient S*x Secrets

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Sex hasn?t changed in 2,000 years ? but so much about our lifestyles has. In fact, more than 40 million Americans in relationships aren?t having...

Ancient horse Genome opens a domestication for genetic materials

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Prof Eske Willerslev has said the successful sequencing of a horse genome has broadened the frontier for the theory of evolution, which has key...

PYTHAGORAS, LIKE ALL OTHER ANCIENT GREEK PHILOSOPHERS, WAS EDUCATED BY OUR ANCESTORS.

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...Adapted from Naiwu Osahon?s book: THE END OF KNOWLEDGE By: Naiwu Osahon Pythagoras (582-500 BCE), a native of Samos, travelled frequently to Egypt to study and...

North Korean Archaeologists Beleives They Have Found An Ancient Unicorn Lair.

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Breaking news out of North Korea today: The government?s official news agency has reported that archaeologists have discovered a unicorn lair belonging to King...

Conflict Gold; Mining In Ancient Kyebi Escalates

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Town Planning Strategies for the future I have chosen to recount in detail, the brutal impact that illegal mining is having on ancient Kyebi and...

Ancient African king Mansa Musa worth $400b, named world?s richest of all time

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An obscure king who ruled West Africa in the 14th century has been named the richest person in history in a new inflation-adjusted list...

The Secrets Of The Shamballa Beads Revealed.

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Shamballa Jewels was founded by the brothers Mads and Mikkel Kornerup in Copenhagen, Denmark. They claim their precious jewellery that encourages the possibility of...

Egypt reopens ancient tombs following 10-year renovation

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Two ancient Egyptian tombs have been reopened following a 10-year renovation costing an estimated $2m. Officials say the economic climate in Egypt is hampering efforts...

Egyptian President: ?China and Egypt Two Ancient Civilizations ? Laid the Groundwork for Our...

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BEIJING, Aug. 29 (Xinhuanet) ? The new President in?Egypt. His first visit to China. Mohamed?Morsi?has begun his three-day visit to China just two months...

Ancient ?New York City? Of Canada Discovered

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Today New York City is the Big Apple of the Northeast but new research reveals that 500 years ago, at a time when Europeans...

Ancient Buddhist temple found in Taklimakan Desert

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The ruins of a Buddhist temple dating back 1,500 years ago have been discovered in China’s largest desert, offering valuable research material for historians...