Preliminary archaeological excavations
in the town of Al Ghareen in the wilayat of Mudhaibi in North Sharqiyah have revealed the presence of an ancient civilisation in Oman with commercial association with the civilisations of Dilmun, Sindh, Mesopotamia and Iran.
Meanwhile, preliminary excavations
in the area were first done by RamashChandra Majumdar in 1928 and later by Leslie Alcock in 1951.
Head of Sweida Archaeological Department Nashaat Kiwan told SANA that some little clay fragments and a clay lamp which dates back to the end of Hellenistic era, as well as a coin, were discovered during the excavations
Ayman Ashmawy, head of the Ancient Egyptian Antiquities sector at the Ministry of Antiquities, said that the amount allocated for archaeological excavations
within the government's Antiquities sector budget for the current fiscal year is sufficient for the nature of the work, since the government does not bear the cost of all excavations
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in 2014 at Wark Castle uncovered local medieval pottery together with considerable structural remains, proving that the site was far more extensive than originally believed.
Though the earlier excavations
at Purana Qila had failed find any link to Indraprastha, this time the ASI is hopeful of making a breakthrough.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Ongoing excavations
at the GE-vercinkayasy Tumulus, in Aksaray province, are shedding light on the urban, socioeconomic and sociopolitical life in the Middle Chalcolithic Period (c.
According to reports, Police Spokesperson SSP Rohana it has revealed that the excavations
at the grave site located near Thiruketheeswaram Hindu temple in Mannar is currently being conducted under the supervision of Mannar District Judge Ananthy Kanagaratnam, the Consultant Judicial Medical Officer (JMO) of Anuradhapura General Hospital, and a soil expert from the University of Peradeniya.
On the basis of GSI report it was decided by ASI to undertake excavations
at the site to try to unearth and determine the nature of the reported deposits.
Sultan bin Saif Al Bakri, Director of Excavations
and Studies, said in a statement that the results of the surveys and archaeological excavations
reaffirmed that rich diversity of societies and economies existed across Oman.
The chapel and burial ground on St Ninian's Isle, Shetland; excavations
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Summary: JEDDAH: Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah on Tuesday expressed his satisfaction over the discovery of rare antiques during recent excavations
that revealed that people in the Arabian Peninsula were interested in horses 9,000 years ago.
Directorate of Archaeology and Museums KP, he continued, claims that Peshawar is the most ancient living city in South Asia and it is evident from the Excavations
at Gor Khatri which reveals that the city has never been abandoned in its 2600 years of history.