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Egypt unearths mummification workshops, tombs in Saqqara's ancient burial ground
Egypt adds to latest string of discoveries with mummification workshops and tombs in ancient burial ground to help revive its vital tourism industry
Published on May 28, 2023 09:07 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Saqqara, Egypt
'Complete' Roman-era cemetery discovered in Gaza Strip
A 2,000-year-old Roman cemetery and necropolis containing up to 80 tombs was unearthed during housing construction in the northern Gaza Strip.
Published on Dec 15, 2022 11:01 AM IST
ByDeutsche Welle, Delhi
Roman-era tomb unearthed in Gaza City, archaeologist suggest site was a cemetery
An independent archaeologist in Gaza said photos suggest the site was a cemetery dating back to the late Roman era to early Byzantine period 1,600 years ago. “They indicate that a Roman temple or a Byzantine church are nearby,” said the expert
Updated on Feb 01, 2022 12:01 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Gaza City, Gaza Strip
Pilgrims travel to Spain’s 'El Camino', walk the ancient path to St. James' tomb
The Camino de Santiago is a series of paths that fan out beyond the Iberian Peninsula and spread across Europe, all end at the baroque cathedral where believers can visit the tomb of James, the apostle who (according to Catholic tradition) brought Christianity to Spain and Portugal.
Updated on Jun 05, 2021 08:43 PM IST