Daily Archives: July 12, 2018

What’s Inside This Massive Egyptian Sarcophagus?

This black granite sarcophagus was found in a tomb in Alexandria, Egypt. Dating back over 2,000 years, it is the largest sarcophagus ever found in Alexandria, archaeologists believe.

DNA evidence leads to arrest in 2016 Windsor jewelry theft

Windsor police are crediting DNA evidence for a recent arrest on a break-and-enter case that happened at a residence on Pillette Road more than two years ago.

Union Cabinet approves DNA Technology Regulation Bill, 2018

India- The Union Cabinet has cleared a Bill that allows law enforcement agencies to collect DNA samples, create ‘DNA profiles’ and special data banks for forensic-criminal investigations The aim of the Bill is to set up national and regional DNA data banks for maintaining a national database for identification of victims, suspects in cases, under trials, missing persons and unidentified human remains. Let’s understand the main provisions of this Bill and what they mean.

U.S. May Soon Resume Search for Korean War Dead in North Korea

North Korea may allow the United States to resume a search for thousands of American war dead from the 1950-53 Korean War, but it will be months before excavations can begin and years until bone fragments are identified, a senior US official said.