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Egypt pyramid discovery: Secret chamber discovered in Giza
Scientists used cosmic rays to discover a secret 'void' in Egypt's Great Pyramid of Giza.
What is this bizarre structure found in the Egyptian desert?
A bizarre structure in the Egyptian desert and visible on Google Earth has sparked a wave of speculation among UFO hunters. The strange complex, in barren landscape to the east of the capital Cairo, ...
Text by 'Father of Medicine' Found in Remote Egyptian Monastery
The manuscript was unearthed by the monastery's monks who were conducting restorations in the centuries-old library.
Egypt declares state of emergency after deadly church attacks - BBC News
President Sisi announces a three-month state of emergency after attacks by IS kill dozens of people.
Palm Sunday attacks: 43 dead, more than 100 injured in church bombings carried out by ISIS in Egypt
At least 43 people were killed and more than 100 injured in two separate Palm Sunday attacks at Coptic Christian churches in Egypt, each carried out by the ISIS terror group.
Pakistan 'kills 100 militants' after Sufi shrine attack
Pakistan kills suspected militants in Sindh and the north-west, and fires rockets into Afghanistan.
North Korea 'Assassination': Woman detained over the death of Kim Jong-nam
Malaysian authorities have detained a female suspect woman at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in connection with the death of Kim Jong-nam. The woman ...
Iran's ex-President Rafsanjani dies at 82
Iran's former President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani dies at 82 after a heart attack, media say.
Women should undergo virginity tests before enrolling at universities – Egyptian MP
All women attempting to enter a university should be forced to undergo a virginity test, the results of which would be submitted to their parents, an Egyptian MP has urged.
Inside Iran | Special Report
Sky News has been given unprecedented access inside Iran, a deeply conservative nation that is undergoing radical change. From rare access to one of Tehran's...
Suicide Bombing At Pakistani Hospital In Quetta Kills 67
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A suicide bomber killed at least 67 people and wounded dozens more in an attack that struck a government-run hospital in the southwestern city of Quetta on Monday, police and d...
Iran Executes Nuclear Scientist Shahram Amiri Accused Of Giving CIA Information
Shakram Amiri went missing in 2009 after leaving for a pilgrimage to Mecca, but appeared in a video in which he claimed to have been put under pressure to 'reveal information' to the CIA.
Iran Bans Pokemon Go Over 'Security Concerns'
Iran has become the first country to officially ban Pokemon Go, with authorities citing “security concerns” as the reason for their decision. The Iranian High Council of Virtual Spaces, an official bo...
Samudera Pasai, also known as Samudera and Pasai sometimes called Samudera Darussalam was a Muslim harbour kingdom on the north coast of Sumatra from the 13th to the 15th centuries CE. It was believed...
Pasai - Wikipedia
Tourism in Iran
The landscape of Iran is diverse, providing a range of activities from hiking and skiing in the Alborz mountains, to beach holidays by the Persian Gulf and the Caspian Sea. Over the next five years a ...
Tourism in Iran - Wikipedia
Thutmose (sculptor)
"The King's Favourite and Master of Works, the Sculptor Thutmose" (also spelled Djhutmose and Thutmosis), flourished 1350 BC, is thought to have been the official court sculptor of the Egyptian Pharao...
Thutmose (sculptor) - Wikipedia
Bangladesh (/bɑːŋlɑːdɛʃ/; /ˌbæŋɡləˈdæʃ/; বাংলাদেশ, [ˈbaŋlad̪eʃ],  "The land of Bengal"), officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh (গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বা...
Bangladesh - Wikipedia
Pakistan 'kills 100 militants' after Sufi shrine attack
Pakistan kills suspected militants in Sindh and the north-west, and fires rockets into Afghanistan.
Hinduism in Bangladesh
Hinduism is the second largest religious affiliation in Bangladesh, covering more than 8.2% of the population, according to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. In terms of population, Bangladesh is t...
Hinduism in Bangladesh - Wikipedia
Jozan rug
Jozan rugs are made in the surroundings of the village Jozan - also spelled Josan - in the Iranian Malayer area. Jozan rugs are quality rugs of the Sarouk type often with designs as early 20th century...
Jozan rug - Wikipedia
Nubian wig
A Nubian wig is a form of headdress worn by ancient Egyptians which is thought to imitate the thick hairstyles of the Nubian peoples (of modern Sudan), who were at various times incorporated into the ...
Nubian wig - Wikipedia
Curry puff
Curry puff (Malay: Karipap, Epok-epok; Chinese: 咖哩角,咖哩饺; pinyin: gālí jiǎo; Thai: กะหรี่ปั๊บ, RTGS: karipap,  [karìːpáp]) is a Bruneian, Malaysian, Singaporean, and Thai snack. It...
Curry puff - Wikipedia
Lontong is a dish made of compressed rice cake in the form of a cylinder wrapped inside a banana leaf, commonly found in Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore. The rice rolled inside banana leaf and boile...
Lontong - Wikipedia
Music of Bangladesh
The music of Bangladesh, also referred to as Bangladeshi music, comprises a long tradition of religious and secular song-writing over a period of almost a millennium. Composed with lyrics in the Benga...
Music of Bangladesh - Wikipedia
Roman relations with the Parthians and Sassanids
Relations between the Rome and Persian states were established ca. 96 BCE. It was in 69 BCE that the two states clashed for the first time; the political rivalry between the two empires would dominate...
Roman relations with the Parthians and Sassanids - Wikipedia
Pontianak (folklore)
The pontianak (Dutch-Indonesian spelling: boentianak, Jawi: ڤونتیاناک) is a vampiric ghost in Malay and Indonesian mythology. It is also known as a matianak or kuntilanak, sometimes shortened to kunti...