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The Mughals Strike Twice

The two 16th-century battles of Panipat, which took place 30 years apart, are little known in the West. But they were pivotal events in the making of …

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Ghostly Mist

J. K. Rowling Just Can’t Let Harry Potter Go

LONDON — J. K. Rowling always said that the seventh Harry Potter book, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,” would be the last in the series, and so far she has kept to her word. But though she’s written many new things in the intervening nine years, including four adult novels, she’s never been …

Queen Meda's Wreath found in antechamber of tomb of King Philip II of Macedon. 80 gold leaves and 112 gold flowers. http://t.co/66OJehxIGR

Mummy accessories. Ancient Egyptian gold finger covers, toe covers, and sandals. http://t.co/kuR2570UQU

Do you have a favourite "grotesque stone idol" (if you know what I mean)? I am looking for a few images for my blog. http://t.co/0sL23EtiT5

Women under a torana gateway; 1st c ivory, Begram, Afghanistan. The Kabul museum collection was looted in the 90s. http://t.co/i4LApgHslL

Shushtar, Iran, was once an ancient island city on the Karun river. Subterranean channels connected river to homes. http://t.co/vKvHgI2fan

Looted Mughal period gold coin seized at the Islamabad airport last month as it was being smuggled to China. http://t.co/hQ4J9reyoX

Mask of the Aztec god Texcatlipoca, 'Lord of the Near and Nigh'. Turquoise on a human skull! Coolest artefact ever? http://t.co/a9DNW8WLvG

New cast family portrait of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' released

New cast photos have been released for the hotly anticipated theatrical staging of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" a week before its premiere in …

Here's your first glimpse of the 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' characters

LONDON — With less than two months to go before <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child</i> opens in London, the first images of the cast in costume are being …

Harry Potter in 2016: what's happening this year

This year has got to go down as the most exciting in Harry Potter history, Potterheads rejoice!<p>Will we have a new book? Yes! And a new film as well? Yes! What about A PLAY? Yup! Okay, that is the end? No!<p>Here’s a roundup of what we’ve got to look forward to this breathtaking season:<p><b>17</b> <b>June: Harry</b> …

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