Latest News for: Ancient civilisations


Ancient stupas on the brink of erosion after destructive rains in Taxila

Dawn 05 Oct 2022
Sirkap, an ancient metropolis of Gandhara civilisation, was founded by King Demetrius, who conquered the region in 180 BCE ... but old heritage sites are also being affected, said Malik Tahir Suleman, a renowned culture activist who owns a small museum of ancient coins in his house.

Qatar: Discovering Gulf’s Pearl

Hindustan Times 04 Oct 2022
Qatar Museums, the official government body that looks after museums, public art, design studios, archaeological sites and more, had curated an enriching itinerary that took us deep into modern and contemporary art, natural history, ancient civilisations that inhabited Qatar, sports legacies among other experiences.

New ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ trailer teases new hero

NME 03 Oct 2022
The latest Black Panther. Wakanda Forever trailer has landed, giving fans a fresh glimpse at the new Black Panther as well as Wakanda’s new foe. READ MORE ... “Only the most broken people can be great leaders”, as we get a closer look at new character Namor, who is the ruler of Talocan, an ancient civilisation of underwater people ... .

Mastermind’s Gestapo origins, immortal sitcoms and the birth of reality TV: 100 years of the BBC, part six

The Observer 03 Oct 2022
Full of ingenious smut … Terry Wogan. Photograph ... 1934 novels by Robert Graves about an especially bloody, treacherous and licentious period of Ancient Rome. It proved an inspired choice, the impulse perhaps coming from a sense of western civilisation imploding as – post-Watergate America and mid-oil crisis Britain – economies and democracies wobbled.

Rosetta Stone moved for first time in 18 years

Belfast Telegraph 02 Oct 2022
It is the first time the ancient object has been relocated since it was installed in the Egyptian Sculpture Gallery 18 years ago ... Unlocking Ancient Egypt exhibition which will be on display from October 13 until February 19 ... It’s always a wonderful opportunity to show new research about one of the most amazing ancient civilisations.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik plants peepal tree on Gandhi Jayanti

The Times of India 02 Oct 2022
BHUBANESWAR. Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday paid tribute to Father of the nation Mahanta Gandhi on his 153rd birth anniversary ... From the ancient Indus Valley civilisation to the sacred pages of Bhagwat Gita to the enlightenment of Lord Budhha,” said the chief minister ... The saga of peepal belongs to our past, our present and our future too ... .

Naveen Patnaik exhorts people to follow non-violent path

The Telegraph India 02 Oct 2022
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday sent a message to the people that his government would work on the path of non-violence and brotherhood as preached by Mahatma Gandhi ... From the ancient Indus Valley civilisation to the sacred pages of Bhagawat Geeta to the enlightenment of Lord Budhha, the chief minister said, the peepal tree has ... .

From Mesopotamia to Indus Valley civilisation, here’s some of the oldest civilizations across world

Financial Express 01 Oct 2022
The Mesolithic finds suggest that several civilisations existed in the area separated by hundreds of years ... The Mesolithic finds suggest that several civilisations existed in the area separated by hundreds of years ... This civilisation existed in ancient northeast Africa, located in Egypt’s Nile Valley that lasted from 3100 BC to 332 BC.

Mehrgarh Museum inaugurated

Dawn 29 Sep 2022
QUETTA ... Speaking after the inauguration, he said the ancient site of Mehrgarh was considered one of the oldest civilisations in the world and highlighted the lifestyle of Balochistan. “We are proud of having the ownership of the world’s oldest civilisation in Mehrgarh in Balochistan,” he said ... .

Why mushrooms should be in your winter wellness toolkit

Metro UK 29 Sep 2022
There is a very good reason humans have used mushrooms for medicinal and wellbeing purposes for centuries, with strong evidence of their use amongst some of the most advanced ancient civilisations in history,’ says Hart.

Ashore bet for a good time! Discovering P&O Cruises' incredible Ibiza excursions, from the island's ...

The Daily Mail 29 Sep 2022
We pause, fixated on the tiny works of art. The menu, we are told, is a trip around the Mediterranean that draws on the ingredients of ancient civilisations ... What theatre, we say. What passion ... Pictured, a waitress outlines the menu inspired by 'a trip around the Mediterranean that draws on the ingredients of ancient civilisations' ... RELATED ARTICLES ... .

Emergency response phase since Galwan incident over: China envoy

Financial Express 29 Sep 2022
We should not seek minor gains at great cost, or let the differences define bilateral relationship.\u201d As two ancient oriental civilisations, he said, China and India have the wisdom and capability to respect each other, seek common grounds while reserving differences, refrain ...

Remembering Winnie Madikizela Mandela: A tribute by Julius Malema

Independent online (SA) 29 Sep 2022
September 26 would have been Winnie Madikizela Mandela’s 86th birthday ... A MEMORIAM ... Because of her outstanding contribution and distinguished record in struggle, no one needs to travel to some ancient African civilisation or society for evidence that black women can be leaders, militant, fearless, educated, and still raise children all on their own ... .

Colonisation Was a Startup: A Renewed Call For Restoration Of Africa’s Heritage

This Day 28 Sep 2022
According to the stories we were told, Africa was not just the birthplace of humanity but also the cradle of early civilisations that made an immense contribution to the world. The most notable example is Kemet – the original name of ancient Egypt, which first developed in the Nile valley over 5,000 years ago and was one of the first monarchies.

Miracle 'cure all' plant from ancient times that mysteriously vanished 2,000 years ago rediscovered?

DNA India 27 Sep 2022
Silphium, silphion, laserwort or laser - Known by several names, the ‘cure all’ plant is said to have been worth its weight in silver, or even gold in ancient times ... In history, silphion had a special place in ancient Greek and Roman civilisations, even being immortalised on coins from the era. .

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