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Danish Viking fortress amazes tourists with UNESCO recognition

Exploring the ancient allure of Denmark's Viking legacy, Trelleborg fortress stands as a testament to Norse engineering prowess and historical intrigue.

Danish Viking fortress Trelleborg recognised as UNESCO World Heritage site, challenging stereotypes of primitive marauders.(Photo by Olivier FENIET / AFP)
Published on Jul 08, 2024 03:29 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri

Jerusalem excavation uncovers 2,300-year-old gold ring from Hellenistic period

Archaeologists have unearthed a remarkably well-preserved 2,300-year-old gold ring from the Hellenistic period in Jerusalem's City of David.

2,300-year-old child's ring found in Jerusalem's City of David archaeological park, shedding new light on the city's inhabitants during the Hellenistic Period.(Asaf Peri/City of David.)
Published on May 27, 2024 05:34 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, Tel Aviv

Bread that was left uncooked 8,600 years ago in Turkey dubbed as world’s oldest

The bread, which dates back to 6,600 BC, was found near an oven structure in an area called Mekan 66. The bread has been dubbed as the world’s oldest.

The site where the 8,600-year-old bread was found. (Necmettin Erbakan University)
Published on Mar 11, 2024 12:14 PM IST

Egypt: Statue of Ramses II, third pharaoh of 19th Dynasty, discovered in Minya

Archaeologists in Egypt unearth section of large Ramses II statue. Ramses the Great was 3rd pharaoh of 19th dynasty of Egypt and ruled from 1,279 to 1,213 BCE.

A section of a limestone statue of Ramses II unearthed by an Egyptian-US archaeological mission in El Ashmunein, South of the Egyptian city of Minya, Egypt (Photo by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities/Handout via REUTERS)
Updated on Mar 05, 2024 04:34 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Cairo

Israeli reserve soldiers find 1,500-year-old Byzantine lamp near Gaza border

IDF reserve soldiers find a 1,500-year-old Byzantine lamp near Gaza during the conflict with Hamas; hand it to archaeologists.

A small, well-preserved Byzantine oil lamp found near Gaza border.(Israel Antiquities Authority / Sarah Tal)
Published on Dec 27, 2023 06:24 AM IST
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