Handloom linked to culture, needs to be preserved: Designer Ramam

 India's handloom sector is attached to culture, sentiment and emotion, along with the livelihood of thousands of craftsmen, whose work needs to be preserved, says designer Anuradha Ramam.

May 10, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

King Richard`s heart preserved in frankincense, mercury

Scientists have found that the heart of King Richard I, who ruled England in the 12th-Century, was preserved using mercury, mint and frankincense, among other sweet-smelling plants.

Mar 03, 2013, 17:29 PM IST

Skeleton of 1st European man preserved

The 8000-year-old skeleton of a young man has been shifted to the Regional History Museum in Vratsa.

Jul 14, 2010, 09:10 AM IST

Indian-American scientist reveals how Earth can be preserved

An Indian-origin American scientist and his team believe the "only practical way to preserve" the Earth is to urgently do away with coal and unconventional fossil fuel emissions.

May 01, 2010, 18:32 PM IST

Military personnel to have their dental records preserved

The Defence Ministry has embarked
on a mammoth task of collecting and preserving dental records
of the nearly 15-lakh strong armed forces for identifying
casualties in combat.

Oct 19, 2009, 23:54 PM IST

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