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The Sandman: how representations of dreams and nightmares have changed over time

The Conversation 12 Aug 2022
Netlfix As Netflix’s new series, The Sandman, notes, we spend a third of our lives in sleep and dream ... Ancient Greek and Roman civilisations understood dreams to be both the messengers and messages ... In E.T.A ... Many ancient civilisations credited oneiromancy, the interpretation of dreams in order to foretell the future as a form of supernatural power ... .
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A Rational Conversation about China

Consortium News 12 Aug 2022
China is a country of 1.4 billion people, an ancient civilisation that suffered, as much of the Global South did, a century of humiliation, in this case from the British-inflicted Opium Wars (which began in 1839) until the 1949 Chinese Revolution, when leader Mao Zedong deliberately announced that the Chinese people had stood up.
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Can We Please Have an Adult Conversation About China?

Scheerpost 12 Aug 2022
China is a country of 1.4 billion people, an ancient civilisation that suffered, as much of the Global South did, a century of humiliation, in this case from the British-inflicted Opium Wars (which began in 1839) until the 1949 Chinese Revolution, when leader Mao Zedong deliberately announced that the Chinese people had stood up.
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A fun-filled journey into history

Gulf Daily News 10 Aug 2022
SPOTLIGHT will be on the Bahrain National Museum as a number of events have been lined up to celebrate the national landmark this month ... All parties will be urged to enhance public awareness about the need to value artefacts and archaeological sites as they testify to a deeply-rooted history and ancient civilisation ... Join the talk at 6.30pm ... gov.bh. .
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Get ready for AlUla Moments 2022

Gulf News 10 Aug 2022
Saudi Arabia’s ancient desert city AlUla has announced AlUla Moments, an arts and culture program full of events with a lineup including AlUla Wellness Festival, Winter at Tantora, as well as a new addition to the calendar, The Ancient Kingdoms Festival, plus loads more.
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Polio IS spreading in Britain for first time in 40 years: Virus detected 116 times ...

The Daily Mail 10 Aug 2022
Polio dates back to 1500 BC, crippled rulers in Ancient... The archaic disease has existed as long as human civilisation itself, with the earliest records dating back to ancient Egypt ... Polio dates back to 1500 BC, crippled rulers in Ancient... But records suggest it dates back to as early as 1570 BC in ancient Egypt.
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India got Swaraj in 1947. It must now strive for Suraj or good governance

Indian Express 09 Aug 2022
UPSC Key-August 8, 2022. Why you should read ‘NITI Aayog’ or ‘Bottom-up A... Post for Tejashwi holds RJD hand, BJP waits and watches. UPSC Essentials ... Ancient Indian civilisation was one whose cultural ethos was permeated with the idea of equality, unity and inclusivity ... Our scriptures mirror the cosmic vision of our ancient culture ... Buy now ... Tags ... 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... .
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Lion's Gate Portal on August 8: All you need to know

Hindustan Times 08 Aug 2022
... are a recent phenomenon but the event has its due regard in ancient civilisational findings.
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Archaeologists unearth ancient Olmec reliefs

Heritage Daily 08 Aug 2022
Archaeologists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) have unearthed two ancient reliefs depicting Olmec rulers. The Olmec are the earliest known Mesoamerican civilisation (also referred to as the “mother culture” of Mesoamerica). The name ‘Olmec’ comes from the Nahuatl word ... Header Image Credit . NAH Tabasco Centre.
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RAC to hold Ghandara festival

The News International 07 Aug 2022
Director General of Punjab Councils of Art Saman Rai has said that Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC) will organise ‘Gandhara Festival’ to highlight the ancient Gandhara civilisation of Taxila, in which the young generation will be informed about the ancient civilisation sites of ...
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Pathogens Contributed to the Fall of Some Ancient Civilisations, Says Study

NDTV 06 Aug 2022
Scientists had attributed the fall of several ancient civilizations including the Akkadian Empire, the Old Kingdom of Egypt, to factors like climate change and shifting allegiances. However, a new... .
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‘Couture being luxury is sustainable by nature’

Financial Express 06 Aug 2022
“Trends are transient ... Whether he has been intrigued by global cultures, especially the ones connected with the spice and silk routes, or the embroidered and metallic embellishments in Rumeli, Bursa and Alma, where he takes inferences from ancient civilisations like the Romans, Arabs, Spanish, Turkish and Ottoman, he infuses Indianness with aplomb ... .
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Greek composer sets the tone for cultural exchanges

Greek City Times 04 Aug 2022
To create a work matching the spirit of the Games and the two ancient civilizations, she conducted extensive research into the Chinese people’s philosophy, music and mentality. “I felt a profound obligation to serve two of the world’s most ancient civilisations.
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DC EDIT | It’s time for all to fly the flag

Deccan Chronicle 04 Aug 2022
... of people in history to be freed from the yoke of foreign slavery on a single day, we can increase feel the sense of continuum — from a civilisation-scale as an ancient cultural identity to its fusion with its rebirth as a modern nation-state, we can feel truly Indian.
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Word Search: How the world changed when humans decided to farm

Gulf News 03 Aug 2022
Click start to play today’s Word Search, where you can spot a number of vibrant ancient civilisations. When humans devoted themselves to agriculture instead, they ultimately set the stage for civilisations to grow and prosper ... From ancient Egyptians to Greeks and Romans, many other civilisations graced the Earth and left their own indelible mark.

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