Chinese archeologists working in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have found the ruins of an ancient town in the country`s largest desert.
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.
The Carnuntum ruins are part of a city of 50,000 people 28 miles east of Vienna that flourished about 1,700 years ago.
An ancient 2,300-year-old Mayan residential complex in Mexico has been destroyed by heavy machinery.
A flyover of Belize`s thick jungles, employing NASA technology, has detected ancient Mayan ruins.
An ancient Roman ruin has been discovered by builders at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury, UK.
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.
Archaeologists have discovered the ruins of an ancient arena in Rome.
Day in Pics: 3rd May
Showbiz World - May 3, 2015
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