Romanians stage anti-corruption protests to denounce left-wing government

Romanians stage anti-corruption protests to denounce left-wing government

More than 10,000 people on Monday braved biting cold to stage protests across Romania to denounce the left-wing government for backtracking on efforts to fight corruption.

Dec 11, 2017, 06:36 AM IST

Islamic State blows up prisoners tied to ancient pillars

Islamic State killed three captives in Syria by tying them to Roman-era columns in the ancient city of Palmyra

Oct 28, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Disproving Shakespeare: The greatest Roman in literary fiction

Only a few historical figures retain their renown in the relentless march of time, with one yardstick being widespread, continuing depictions across various cultures.

Mar 16, 2015, 08:08 AM IST

Jihadists kill 4 near Roman ruins in Tunisia: Ministry

Jihadists shot dead two people in a car at a roadblock near Roman ruins in Tunisia and two policemen who later sped to the scene, the interior ministry said on Sunday.

Feb 16, 2014, 23:26 PM IST

Cate Blanchett`s speedy beauty routine

Actress Cate Blanchett says she often applies her make-up on the go because her mornings are so busy.

Feb 07, 2014, 06:23 AM IST

Peru, India mulling air link

If possible, Air India could open fights from New Delhi to Lima and other regional capitals via Panama, Xinhua quoted Canatur head Carlos Canales as saying Tuesday.

Oct 30, 2013, 13:17 PM IST

2,000-year-old poo reveals Romans` rich diet

A British team has unearthed tonnes of 2,000-year-old ancient Roman poo from a sewer, throwing light on Romans` rich diet of urchins, dormice and figs, a media report said Wednesday.

Jun 16, 2011, 11:19 AM IST

Remains of ancient Roman virgin saints uncovered

Scientists have all the evidence to suggest that the bones do belong to Chrysanthus and Daria.

Apr 28, 2011, 09:33 AM IST

Roman mausoleum found under tonnes of garbage

Nearly 2,000-year-old mausoleum buried under tonnes of garbage was found.

Apr 21, 2011, 12:40 PM IST

Roman Emperor Nero`s first house `virtually reconstructed`

Roman emperor Nero had destroyed the ancient Rome itself by setting the Great Fire in 64 AD.

Apr 19, 2011, 09:25 AM IST

Roman mummy uncovered

Egyptian archaeologists unearthed a Roman mummy entombed in an elaborate sarcophagus at an ancient grave site alongside gypsum masks, the antiquities council said in a statement Tuesday.

Apr 13, 2010, 08:45 AM IST

Roman law code

Part of an ancient Roman law code has been discovered by researchers.

Feb 04, 2010, 08:44 AM IST

Roman ruins

An ancient Roman ruin has been discovered by builders at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury, UK.

Nov 16, 2009, 09:28 AM IST

Roman salthouse

Archaeological have found a 2,000-yr-old Roman salthouse in England.

Sep 25, 2009, 09:49 AM IST

2K yr-old amphitheatre

A team of archaeologists has discovered a 2000-year-old Roman amphitheatre near Tiberias in Israel.

Sep 20, 2009, 09:45 AM IST

Roman military camp sites

Archaeologists have unearthed three Roman military camp sites in Austria.

Sep 19, 2009, 10:06 AM IST

City of David

Authority has found a large 3rd century building in the City of David.

Aug 19, 2009, 08:38 AM IST

Ancient Roman shipwrecks

Archaeologists have found five ancient Roman shipwrecks.

Jul 28, 2009, 10:14 AM IST

Roman-era garrison

Archaeologists in Syria have found the largest Roman garrison in Mideast.

Jul 27, 2009, 10:44 AM IST