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Egypt unveils tomb of ancient priestess Hetpet

8 months, 15 days ago
CAIRO: Egyptian archaeologists on Saturday unveiled the tomb of an Old Kingdom priestess adorned with well-preserved and rare wall paintings. Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Enany told reporters that the tomb on the Giza plateau near…

Egypt discovers 3,000-year-old tomb of nobleman

1 year, 5 months ago
CAIRO: Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of a nobleman from more than 3,000 years ago, the latest in a series of major discoveries of ancient relics that Egypt hopes will revive a tourist business that has been hit by…

Archaeologists hunt for long-lost tomb of Scottish king

1 year, 7 months ago
EDINBURGH: The tomb of a medieval king whose murder changed the course of Scottish history in a real-life "Game of Thrones" could be unearthed in a new hi-tech project launched Saturday. Archaeologists and virtual reality artists want to…

Millennia-old mummy found in Egypt tomb

1 year, 11 months ago
CAIRO: Spanish archaeologists have discovered a millennia-old mummy in "very good condition" near the southern Egyptian town of Luxor, the antiquities ministry said on Sunday.  The find was in a tomb probably dating from between 1075-664…