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UP police asked to dispose of skeletons after probe

Uttar Pradesh police is going into reports submitted by SPs of districts where recovery of a large number of sacks carrying human bones and jars containing viscera sent shock waves across the state.

Skeletons in UP police cupboard, probe starts

A day after around 100 skeletons literally tumbled out of Uttar Pradesh police cupboard, a committee, including experts, on Friday began probe into the sensational recovery amid the administration's acceptance of a lapse.

Skeletons discovered in Police Line campus in Unnao

In a shocking discovery, scores of skeletons have been found inside the Police Line campus here.

Hundreds of human skeletons found in Bolivian mining city

Construction workers in Bolivia have stumbled upon a mass grave with the remains of hundreds of likely indigenous miners during the Spanish colonial era, a researcher said Saturday.

Dinosaur skeletons returning home to Mongolia: US

US officials have turned over to the Mongolian government enough 80 million-year-old dinosaur skeletons to stock a museum, including two relics of a kind of dinosaur that a prosecutor said "memorably stampeded" in a Hollywood movie.

HC pulls up Uttarakhand govt over recovery of bodies in Kedarnath

Pulling up the state government over recovery of skeletal remains of victims of flash floods one year after the tragedy, the Uttarakhand High Court on Friday directed it to explain reasons and fix responsibility for the "negligence" as well as ensure that DNA samples of the dead are preserved and their last rites performed properly.

44 skeleton remains found in Kedar valley so far

A year after a massive deluge hit Uttarakhand causing extensive damage to areas close to Kedarnath, authorities have so far recovered 44 skeletal remains of the victims from the valley since March this year.

Ancient Polynesians sampled fancy menus 3,000 years ago

Researchers studying 3000-year-old skeletons from the oldest known cemetery in the Pacific Islands have cast new light on the diet and lives of the enigmatic Lapita people.

US fort`s 18th-century skeletons closer to return

Skeletal remains of more than a dozen British soldiers who died during the French and Indian War are expected to be returned this year to upstate New York for reburial near their original resting place on a Colonial American battleground.

Skeletons of two persons abducted by Maoists in Bengal recovered

Skeletons of two persons suspectedly abducted by Maoists two years ago were recovered by police from Masangidighi forest near here in West Midnapore district, a senior police officer said.

Sri Lanka to probe mass grave with 150 skeletons

A Sri Lankan presidential commission will be appointed to investigate a mass grave where more than 150 skulls and bones, most likely of Marxist rebels killed decades ago, were found last year, a government spokesman said.

Scientists test skeletons for Black Death bacteria

Scientists digging a new railway in London have uncovered 13 skeletons that will be tested to see if they died from the Black Death plague in the 14th century.

WB: Skeletons found near former minister`s house

The skeletons dug up near Sushanta Ghosh`s house have been sent for post mortem.

Skeletons dug up from near former CPI(M) minister`s house

Villagers suspecting that
bodies were buried near former West Bengal CPI(M) minister
Susanta Ghosh`s house in West Midnapore district dug up
a pit and found seven skeletons, police sources said.

More arms seized in West Bengal, three skeletons dug up

Firearms and bombs were seized
from two CPI(M) party offices by the joint forces during
searches on Wednesday, while three skeletons were dug up by villagers
in the continuing hunt for illegal arms in West Bengal.

Skeletons found in Lalgarh jungle

Parts of human skeletons, including
crushed skulls and bones, were found inside a bushy area
at a village in strife-torn Maoist strongholds of Lalgarh in
West Midnapore district.

Skeletons found in Lalgarh jungle

Parts of human skeletons, including crushed skulls and bones, were found in strife-torn Maoist strongholds of Lalgarh in West Midnapore district.

No skeletons, but Sri Lanka probes alleged mass grave

Investigators have not found
clear skeletal remains in an alleged mass grave of Sri Lankan
troops, but bone fragments and ash from the site have been
sent for further forensic tests, police said on Thursday.

At least 100 skeletons found in lake bordering Serbia, Bosnia

At least 100 skeletons, believed to belong to victims of 1992-95 war, have been discovered in lake Perucac, bordering Serbia and Bosnia, officials said.