Ruins of ancient town found in Taklamakan desert

Chinese archeologists working in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have found the ruins of an ancient town in the country`s largest desert.

Like Nalanda, Vikramshila may rise from ruins

It was among the most important centres of Buddhist learning in ancient India, but the remains of Vikramshila University in Bihar have been sadly neglected for years.

Unique Roman gladiator ruins unveiled in Austria

The Carnuntum ruins are part of a city of 50,000 people 28 miles east of Vienna that flourished about 1,700 years ago.

2,300-year-old Maya ruins destroyed

An ancient 2,300-year-old Mayan residential complex in Mexico has been destroyed by heavy machinery.

NASA technology detects ruins under rainforest

A flyover of Belize`s thick jungles, employing NASA technology, has detected ancient Mayan ruins.

Roman ruins

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

Lahore jail where Bhagat Singh was held in ruins

The prison in Lahore, where Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh was incarcerated and executed, is in a dilapidated condition with broken doors and rough flooring.

Ancient arena

Archaeologists have discovered the ruins of an ancient arena in Rome.