pyramids

Over 200 landmarks to light up UN blue on 70th anniversary

More than 200 landmarks in 60 countries from the Pyramids in Egypt to the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Empire State Building in New York will be lit up in blue the official color of the United Nations today to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the world body.

Oct 24, 2015, 14:19 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan visits Pyramids in Egypt, promises to bring family

Amitabh Bachchan visits Pyramids in Egypt, promises to bring family

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has visited the Pyramids in Egypt amid thousands of cheering fans in the audience and promised to bring his family during his next visit here.

Apr 01, 2015, 08:57 AM IST

Bachchan visits Pyramids in Egypt, promises to bring family

 Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has visited the Pyramids in Egypt amid thousands of cheering fans in the audience and promised to bring his family during his next visit here.

Apr 01, 2015, 05:07 AM IST

Ban minors, limit height of pyramids during Dahi-handi: Bombay HC

Expressing concern over the death of children every year during the Dahi-handi festival in Maharashtra, the Bombay High Court on Friday said government should regulate the height of human pyramids and ban participation of minors.

Aug 08, 2014, 23:52 PM IST

Ancient Egyptian tomb had 23-feet-long pyramid!

In a thrilling discovery, archaeologists have unearthed a ransacked 3,300-years-old tomb at an ancient cemetery in Egypt that had a 23-feet-high pyramid at its entrance.

Mar 31, 2014, 16:19 PM IST

4,600-year-old step pyramid unearthed in Egypt

Archaeologists have discovered a 4,600-year-old step pyramid near the ancient settlement of Edfu, in southern Egypt, that predates the Great Pyramid of Giza by at least a few decades.

Feb 04, 2014, 12:20 PM IST

Mysterious, pyramid-like structures spotted in the Egyptian desert

An amateur satellite archaeologist has spotted mysterious, pyramid-like structures in the Egyptian desert, which could be the long-lost pyramids.

Jul 17, 2013, 12:06 PM IST

Egyptian pyramids found by infra-red satellite images

Archaeologists have discovered 3,000 ancient Egyptian settlements by using infra-red imaging.

May 25, 2011, 12:30 PM IST

`Pyramids were built by leadership skills, not slavery`

The book titled `Team Leadership Lessons from the Great Pyramids` will explain all.

May 13, 2011, 01:02 AM IST

Taj, pyramids to be out of mass tourism

World heritage sites could soon become playgrounds of the rich and famous.

Dec 14, 2010, 09:44 AM IST

How Egyptians erected their giant pyramids

A researcher has the answer to an ancient, unsolved puzzle – how the Egyptians erected their pyramids.

Sep 27, 2010, 10:54 AM IST

New pyramids found

Archaeologists claim to
have discovered a new set of tombs.

Jan 19, 2010, 10:12 AM IST