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Bizarre! Pregnant woman gave 'coffin birth' after she was buried

In a bizarre case, a team of archaeologists have discovered skeletal remains of a woman with a hole in her skull and bones of fetus lying between her legs, reportedly. 

Mar 28, 2018, 15:12 PM IST

Mystery deepens on identity of Australia suitcase child

Skeletal remains found in a suitcase near a highway are likely a young girl who may have been killed up to eight years ago, Australian police said Friday, as they struggle to solve the mystery murder.

Jul 24, 2015, 13:27 PM IST

Skeletal remains of giant size croc to be preserved in Odisha

Bhitarkanika National Park authorities in Kendrapara district have decided to preserve the skeletal remains of an 18.5 feet long male crocodile, one of the giant size crocs in Bhitarkanika.

Apr 15, 2015, 14:46 PM IST

Skeletal remains found at tomb from Alexander the Great's era

Archaeologists have found skeletal remains inside a limestone grave at a vast ancient tomb in Greece dating to Alexander the Great`s era, the most significant discovery to date at the site.

Nov 12, 2014, 21:19 PM IST

Remains of 163 Guatemala massacre dead given to families

The massacre, which unfolded in Dos Erres between December 6 and 8, 1982 during the decades-long civil war, occurred under the military regime of former dictator Efrain Rios Montt, who faces trial for genocide.

Dec 08, 2013, 10:18 AM IST

Big bird dinosaur fossil listed for protection in China

China has listed for protection the remains of a big, bird-like dinosaur whose skeletal remains were accidentally discovered in inner Mongolia`s Erlian basin in April 2005.

Apr 06, 2012, 19:33 PM IST