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World 18 Jan 2021 | 1:26 AM

Roundup: Funerary temple of ancient queen, dozens of coffins unveiled in Egypt's Saqqara

CAIRO, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- An Egyptian archeological mission working in Saqqara necropolis near the Pyramids of Giza announced on Sunday the discovery of the funerary temple of ancient Egyptian Queen Neit, wife and daughter of King Teti, the first pharaoh of the Sixth Dynasty that ruled Egypt over 4,300 years ago.

World 14 Jan 2021 | 11:13 AM

Dire wolves featured in Game of Thrones distant relative of modern wolves: study

CANBERRA, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- Ancient DNA has revealed that dire wolves which became known after TV series Game of Thrones were only distant relatives of modern wolves.

Cricket 07 Jan 2021 | 9:07 AM

Cricket-Female umpire Polosak makes Sydney test breakthrough

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Claire Polosak became the first woman to officiate at a men's test on Thursday when she took up her role as fourth umpire for the match between Australia and India.

World 01 Jan 2021 | 9:26 AM

Australia changes National Anthem wording to reflect Indigenous history

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia amended its national anthem to remove reference to the country being "young and free" amid calls to recognise that its Indigenous people are the oldest continued civilization in the world.