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Ancient Egyptian tomb had 23-feet-long pyramid!

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 16:19

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.

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

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 12:20

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.

Remains of a port unearthed near Egypt`s Giza pyramids

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 17:07

Archaeologists have discovered the remains of a bustling port and barracks for sailors or military troops near the famed Giza Pyramids in Egypt.

`Tomb raiders` `prove` Great Pyramids are 20,000 years old

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 19:16

Two German students, who stole into the Great Pyramid and scraped away some ancient writing, claimed that the Great Pyramids are 20,000 years old.

Egypt police raid Islamist stronghold near Cairo

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 21:54

Egypt`s state TV says security forces have raided a village near the Giza Pyramids, west of Cairo, hunting for suspects in the brutal killing of 15 policemen last month.

Mysterious, pyramid-like structures spotted in the Egyptian desert

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 12:06

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

Builders of Giza pyramids `ate more than 4,000 pounds of meat everyday`

Last Updated: Thursday, April 25, 2013, 15:37

The builders of the famous Giza pyramids feasted on food from a massive catering-type operation, the remains of which scientists have discovered at a workers` town near the pyramids.

Egyptian students arrested for doing `Harlem Shake`

Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013, 14:52

Four Egyptian students were arrested in Cairo after filming themselves doing the wildly popular Harlem shake in their underwear.

Cluster of 2000-year-old pyramids discovered in Sudan

Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 19:32

Around 35 small ancient pyramids, along with graves, dating back 2000 years have been discovered clustered closely together at a site in Sudan, archaeologists say.

Egyptian jihadist wants ‘idolatrous’ Sphinx, pyramids destroyed

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 15:55

A jihadist leader with links to the Taliban has warned Egypt’s security authorities to destroy the Great Sphinx and the pyramids of Giza.

Two new Egyptian pyramids found?

Last Updated: Sunday, August 12, 2012, 17:37

An archaeologist claimed to have discovered 2 pyramid complexes in Egypt with a large mound almost three times the size of the Great Pyramid of Giza.

Foundations of meeting house discovered in Wales may pre-date pyramids

Last Updated: Friday, June 15, 2012, 19:16

The foundations of a large prehistoric building older than Egypt’s pyramids have been discovered in Wales.