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Balochistan gets over 20,000 valuable artefacts back from Sindh

They had been in Sindh for over 40 years

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March 10, 2019

 

Why did Vikings have ‘Allah’ and ‘Ali’ embroidered into funeral clothes?

NEWS DESK: Researchers in Sweden have found Arabic characters woven into burial costumes from Viking boat graves. The discovery raises new questions about the influence of Islam in Scandinavia, writes journalist Tharik Hussain, reported BBC. They were kept in storage for more than 100 years, dismissed as typical examples of Viking Age funeral clothes. But…

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October 12, 2017

 

Mughal antiques on display in Karachi

The commodities that remained in daily use years ago in Mughal era, have been placed in an exhibition in Karachi. Watch Ramsha Qadri’s report.

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January 7, 2016

 

France's Hollande condemns 'barbaric' destruction of Iraq artefacts

French President Francois Hollande on Friday condemned the “barbaric” destruction by Islamic State militants of priceless ancient artefacts in Iraq's city of Mosul. “Barbarism affects people, history, memories, culture,” Hollande told reporters in Manila at the end of a two-day trip to the Philippines. “What the terrorists want to do is destroy all of humanity….

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February 27, 2015

 
 
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