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Ancient Egyptian boat discovered near pyramids

Ancient Egyptian boat discovered near pyramids

CAIRO — Czech archaeologists have unearthed an ancient funerary boat near the Abusir pyramids south of Cairo, officials said today (Feb 1), in a discovery that could shed light...

S Africa offers study grants for virgin girls

S Africa offers study grants for virgin girls

JOHANNESBURG — A South African region yesterday (Jan 22) said it had launched a new grant scheme for girls who remain virgins throughout the course of their university studies,...