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Shashi Warrier | Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the most civilized of ’em all?

A neighbour, an amateur historian, happens to believe that all good things come from India

07 Mar 2021 4:24 AM

Sri Lanka Telugu community fears decline of traditional ways

The pause in livelihoods due to COVID-19 has only accelerated the decline of their traditional arts, say community elders

27 Jun 2020 10:55 AM

What did prehistoric humans consume?

Prehistoric humans ate bone marrow like canned soup 400,000 years ago: Study.

15 Oct 2019 12:00 PM

New archaeological developments in Egypt

Egypt discovers archaeological industrial zone in Luxor's 'Valley of the Monkeys'.

14 Oct 2019 2:12 PM

Restoration of Syria’s ancient capital of Aleppo

Centuries-old bazaar in Syria’s Aleppo making slow recovery.

06 Aug 2019 11:24 AM


3X larger birds than an Ostrich existed in Taurida Cave

It was previously thought that such gigantism in birds only existed on the islands of Madagascar and New Zealand as well as Australia.

07 Jul 2019 12:15 PM

Will they teach us history? Congress spokesperson Khera retorts to Amit Shah

The statement came after Amit Shah's remark that partition of the country on basis of religion was a mistake.

29 Jun 2019 7:14 PM

Google to add auto delete for location, web history

The feature will be rolled out to the masses in the coming weeks.

04 May 2019 10:56 AM

Google puts auto-delete controls for your Location History and activity data

When you turn on settings like Location History or Web & App Activity, the data can make Google products more useful for you.

03 May 2019 3:35 PM

Horse domestication: Tracing the history

Modern breeding reduced horse diversity within centuries: Study.

03 May 2019 12:33 PM


Egyptian archaeologists find sandstone sphinx in temple at Aswan

The sphinx was discovered at the Kom Ombo temple.

18 Sep 2018 11:50 AM

George Washington gold coin sells for $1.7 million

It is one of the most important coins in American history.

17 Aug 2018 1:19 PM

In find of ancient gold earring, echoes of Greek rule over Jerusalem

Such jewelry might have been worn by wealthy men or women, at the time.

09 Aug 2018 1:55 PM

Dinosaurs loved perfumes way before you did

Flower-based compounds have been providing olfactory excitement to pollinating insects and other animals since the mid-Cretaceous Period.

09 Aug 2018 1:03 PM

Walrus bones provide clues to fate of lost Viking colony

Their fate may have been tied to the demand for walrus ivory among rich Europeans.

08 Aug 2018 12:04 PM


Ancient 'Iceman' shows signs of a well-balanced last meal

Some of the stomach contents of Oetzi the Iceman had traces of fern leaves and spores.

13 Jul 2018 3:23 PM

First black woman to become mayor of San Francisco

Breed has pledged to address the city's most pressing problems, including homeless tent camps and open drug use.

11 Jul 2018 6:01 PM

Twitter finds a back story for the woman in viral 'distracted guy' meme

Other users have also found a number of images of the couple together with many pointing out how the woman hasn’t learned a lesson.

26 Jun 2018 6:05 PM

Light show projects Portugal's history onto ruined church

The multimedia show “Lisbon Under Stars” has been drawing up to 500 visitors a night.

18 Jun 2018 6:46 PM

Sculpted head of mystery biblical king found in Israel

In a rare move, archaeologists and curators at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem rushed to put the piece on public display.

10 Jun 2018 10:02 AM