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Remains of ancient temple unearthed in Sohag after illegal

Sep 17, 2019· Remains of ancient temple unearthed in Sohag after illegal digging by locals Daily News Egypt. Thursday June 4, 2020. “This cannot be the main building of the temple, as the Roman Empire did not use limestone in building their temples,” he assured.

Remains of ancient temple unearthed in Sohag after illegal

Sep 17, 2019· Remains of ancient temple unearthed in Sohag after illegal digging by locals. It’s believed to belong to Roman Empire era, says Ashmawy due to the design of the unearthed limestone aisles.

Illegal limestone quarries raided near Lion Sanctuary in

Ahmedabad, Apr 5 An illegal limestone mining scam was unearthed in the buffer zone around Gir Lion Sanctuary by the Gir-Somnath district authorities which then raided four quarries and seized

Remains of ancient temple unearthed in Sohag after illegal

Sep 17, 2019· Ashmawy explained that the design of the unearthed room indicates that it was a bathroom or a service room of a huge building, and that the alleys are connecting paths inside the temple. “This cannot be the main building of the temple, as the Roman Empire did not use limestone in building their temples,” he assured.

3,400-year-old temple unearthed in illegal Egypt dig

3,400-year-old temple unearthed in illegal Egypt dig. During the illegal excavation, huge limestone blocks engraved with hieroglyphs, dating to the reign of King Tuthmose III

3,400-year-old Temple Unearthed In Illegal Egypt Dig

During the illegal excavation, huge limestone blocks engraved with hieroglyphs, dating to the reign of King Tuthmose III of the New Kingdom era in Egyptian history (16th-11th centuries BCE) were found in the Hod Zeleikha area of Al-Badrasheen district.

Nirma, DCW, cement firms in mining scam

Mar 21, 2007· The rot runs much deeper in Porbandar where the department has unearthed illegal mining of limestone worth over Rs 430 crore. “The activity has been going on for years but has come to light only in the recent past, which hints at how closely politicians, gangs and government officials may have been working all these years,” a flying squad

Egyptian officials unveil archaeological finds DAWN.COM

Over the weekend, Egyptian archaeologists also unearthed a dwarf limestone sphinx from a ditch in the southern desert province of Minya. Published in Dawn, December 18th, 2019 Advertisement

Massive limestone theft detected on Junagadh coast

RAJKOT: In a major crackdown on illegal mining, Junagadh district geology department on Sunday unearthed limestone thefts to the tune of nearly Rs 90 lakh in Lati and Kadvad village of Sutrapada

HC notice to Gujarat Minister in illegal mining case The

Sep 20, 2013· The petition said that in 2005-2006 the then Porbandar Collector H.N. Chhibber unearthed a Rs. 700-crore illegal limestone mining scam on land not allotted or leased out to any bidder. It alleged

HC notice to Gujarat Minister in illegal mining case The

Sep 20, 2013· The petition said that in 2005-2006 the then Porbandar Collector H.N. Chhibber unearthed a Rs. 700-crore illegal limestone mining scam on land not allotted or leased out to any bidder. It alleged

Remains of ancient temple unearthed in Sohag after illegal

Sep 17, 2019· Ashmawy explained that the design of the unearthed room indicates that it was a bathroom or a service room of a huge building, and that the alleys are connecting paths inside the temple. “This cannot be the main building of the temple, as the Roman Empire did not use limestone in building their temples,” he assured.

Illegal dig unearths ancient Egyptian temple | Fox News

Nov 04, 2014· Egyptian news website Ahram reports that the illegal excavation revealed the remains of a temple from the reign of Pharoah Tuthmose III. The dig revealed huge limestone blocks covered in

Limestone loot in Gandhi's land States News Issue Date

High-grade limestone is the key raw material in the manufacture of a soap ingredient, soda ash and cement. Low-grade limestone, on the other hand, is used to make stone slabs for homes. A survey by the mineral department found instances of illegal mining by 45 licence holders in the case of high-grade and 18 in the case of low-grade limestone.

Illegal Dig Unearths Ancient Egyptian Temple Seeker

Nov 05, 2014· Egyptian news website Ahram reports that the illegal excavation revealed the remains of a temple from the reign of Pharoah Tuthmose III. The dig revealed huge limestone blocks covered in

16 Burial chambers containing 20 well-preserved tombs

Feb 02, 2020· 16 Burial chambers containing 20 well-preserved tombs unearthed in Minya. He further noted that the main distinguishing element of the chambers is the fine-quality limestone used in them, which indicate, along with the other unearthed relics, their wealth. when officials discovered an illegal digging in the area,

Kodinar MLA’s nephew held for illegal mining Indian Express

Sub-Inspector A A Janwal, who is investigating the case, said, "Illegal mining was unearthed in Halidar village of Kodinar taluka on July 6. It is grazing land and limestone worth over Rs 7 lakh were found to be illegally mined there." Ranjit, who runs a tractor agency, has filed his nomination for the October 21 panchayat elections from Devli

A 2000-Year-Old Cemetery Unearthed in Egypt's Minya

Feb 25, 2018· The mission has also unearthed 40 limestone sarcophagi of different shapes and sizes. The statement further added that al-Garifa site was subjected to illegal excavation attempt in 2002 which led the SCA at that time to “start comprehensive excavation work on site in 2002 and 2004 under the supervision of archaeologist Atta Makram and in

Rare Ramses II Statue and Temple Unearthed Under Giza Man

Clues of his worship were unearthed in the form of 19 chunks of rose granite and limestone; they depicted Ptah and the city of Memphis, where he was revered as 'The Master of all Makers'. They also discovered an artefact with inscriptions of Ramses II undergoing the religious Heb Sed ritual, wherein the continued rule of the pharaoh was

Muslims vs. Crusaders: one stone, two stories | The Times

Two conquests, and an unlikely meeting of Middle Eastern Muslims with an Englishman from Lincolnshire, are evident on a single rectangular slab of limestone unearthed on the

King Mentuhotep II's chapel unearthed in Sohag Ancient

A well preserved limestone chapel from the reign of the 11th Dynasty king Mentuhotep II has been unearthed in Sohag. Illegal excavations foiled in Sohag's Akhmim .

3,400-year-old Temple Unearthed In Illegal Egypt Dig (With

Dec 1, 2015 An incredible discovery has been made during an illegal excavation in Egypt where archaeological remains dating back to the reign of King Tuthmose III have been found. During the illegal excavation, huge limestone blocks engraved with hieroglyphs, dating to

Sacred stones engraved with hieroglyphs unearthed in Giza

Nov 06, 2014· The remains of an ancient temple buried beneath a residential street has been accidentally unearthed in Egypt. The base of columns, limestone blocks engraved with hieroglyphs, and a

Rare statues of Pharaoh Ramses II, mini sphinx unveiled by

Dec 17, 2019· Rare statues of Pharaoh Ramses II, mini sphinx unveiled by Egypt Pink granite casting of famous ruler associated with Exodus story found on property of man arrested for illegal

Egyptian officials unveil new archaeological finds

Dec 17, 2019· The statue, caked in mud, was found on the property of a man arrested earlier this month for carrying out illegal excavations near the ancient pyramids of Giza, according to the ministry statement. Egyptian archaeologists also unearthed a dwarf limestone sphinx from a ditch in the southern desert province of Minya. At barely over one foot

Excavation Of Huge Ancient Temple Leads To Arrests | HuffPost

The men excavated a number of items, including huge limestone blocks covered in hieroglyphics, seven reliefs, two marble columns, and an armless colossus statue, The Telegraph reported. The artifacts have been removed from the site by the ministry for study and restoration, and trained archaeologists have taken over excavation. Unearthed. 1

Laws Restricting Fossil Collection Can Be Good For Science

Jul 25, 2015· Given that for more than half a century Brazil has made it illegal to export fossils, this raises the question of whether the fossilized four-legged snake was collected illegally.

3,400-year-old temple unearthed in illegal Egypt dig lands

3,400-year-old Temple Unearthed in Illegal Egypt Dig Lands Seven in Jail . The diggers found huge limestone blocks, engraved with hieroglyphs, dating to the reign of King Tuthmose III of the New Kingdom era in Egyptian history (16th-11th centuries BCE), in the Hod Zeleikha area of Al-Badrasheen district. According to the Ahram report

Jerusalem's massive digs reveal new treasures, and stoke

Nov 14, 2019· (Most excavation in such territory is illegal under international law.) ancient limestone steps gleam into the distance. Yet the digs have unearthed clay seal impressions bearing the names

Urban Exploration: what is it, who does it and is it legal

Jul 27, 2015· Urban exploration can often be dangerous and illegal, a police spokesman said ahead of Bradley Garrett's trial. Garrett was also accused of breaking into

Artifacts Unearthed In Mit-Rahina, South Of Giza, Egypt

Jul 29, 2020· Conny Waters – MessageToEagle-A number of carved stone blocks and monuments have been unearthed during the rescue excavations about 2 km southeast of Mit-Rahina, Supreme Council of Antiquities informed.. Among the discovered artifacts in Mit-Rahina – Min. of Tourism & Antiquities. Mostafa Waziri, secretary-general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, explained that

Khentiamentiu: Coptic tombstone unearthed at Sphinxes

Coptic tombstone unearthed at Sphinxes Avenue in Luxor Coptic Heritage Ahram Online The object is carved of limestone and decorated with a cross and Coptic texts. Nevine El-Aref, Monday 23 Oct 2017 Police arrests 9 citizens over illegal excavations in Sohag Egypt Today

Piece of history is found near zoo San Antonio Express-News

At first, the 20-foot-long covered stone sluiceway unearthed in Brackenridge Park this month was believed to date to the mid-1800s, possibly built for the Confederate tannery that once was there.

Two rare 1,700-year-old funerary busts unearthed in Beit

Dec 30, 2018· Two rare 1,700-year-old funerary busts unearthed in Beit She’an cemetery After a rain, a local hiker discerned an unusual object popping out of the ancient graveyard: the only two such limestone

Egyptian officials unveil new archaeological finds | The Star

Dec 17, 2019· The statue, caked in mud, was found on the property of a man arrested earlier this month for carrying out illegal excavations near the ancient pyramids of

Kodinar MLA’s nephew held for illegal mining Indian Express

Sub-Inspector A A Janwal, who is investigating the case, said, "Illegal mining was unearthed in Halidar village of Kodinar taluka on July 6. It is grazing land and limestone worth over Rs 7 lakh were found to be illegally mined there." Ranjit, who runs a tractor agency, has filed his nomination for the October 21 panchayat elections from Devli

Dinosaur road trip: Amazing discoveries in Utah and

Since it was first excavated in the 1920s, some 12,000 bones belonging to at least 74 dinosaurs have been unearthed at Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry, now the site of Jurassic National Monument

Illegal Quarrying: Latest News, Photos, Videos on Illegal

Dec 23, 2018· Police raid at the site of 2014 National Games near Panaji has unearthed a massive illegal stone quarrying racket. Businessman, doctor booked for Nigamananda murder