Tombs

Archaeologists discover Neolithic relic sites in China

Archaeologists discover Neolithic relic sites in China

Archaeologists have discovered 13 sites that have hundreds of Neolithic artefacts in China.

May 18, 2017, 22:44 PM IST

2,000-year-old tombs excavated in China

The tombs, thought to be from either the late West Han (206 BC-24 AD) or early East Han (24-220 AD) dynasties, were discovered in November at a construction site in Huaihua city.

Apr 29, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
Archaeologists discover 13 ancient tombs in Tibet

Archaeologists discover 13 ancient tombs in Tibet

Archaeologists have discovered 13 ancient tombs which is estimated to be between 1,800 and 2,700 years old, in Bomi County of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.

Apr 05, 2017, 23:09 PM IST
Dozens of mummy-filled tombs discovered in Peru

Dozens of mummy-filled tombs discovered in Peru

Archaeologists have discovered dozens of tombs filled with up to 40 mummies each around a 1,200-year-old ceremonial site in Peru.

Apr 12, 2015, 16:18 PM IST

French PM urges Jews to stay after tombs defaced

 Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Monday urged France`s Jews to stay in the country, after hundreds of Jewish tombs were defaced and following calls by Israel`s premier for Europe`s Jews to emigrate to Israel.

Feb 16, 2015, 13:08 PM IST

Vandals deface Jewish graves in northern Greece

Greek authorities say vandals have attacked the Jewish cemetery of Thessaloniki, whose Jewish population was nearly wiped out during World War II.

May 31, 2014, 02:42 AM IST

1,000-year-old tombs found in Mexico

Mexican archaeologists have discovered a group of millennium-old basalt tombs in the Pacific coast state of Nayarit.

Oct 18, 2012, 14:46 PM IST

Tombs bear secrets of 2,000-year old Tibetan kingdom

Four tombs unearthed in Tibet are believed to contain relics from an ancient Tibetan kingdom that thrived more than 2,000 years ago.

Aug 24, 2012, 13:14 PM IST

120 tombs found in China construction site

Around 120 ancient tombs have been discovered at a construction site in China`s Guangzhou city.

Nov 01, 2010, 09:14 AM IST

57 ancient tombs found in Egypt

57 ancient tombs have been unearthed in Egypt.

May 24, 2010, 10:47 AM IST