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2013-04-09 23:02:53

New research shows how the Templars survived attacks by kings and the Vatican, and gained some revenge for their fallen brothers, as reported in “Templar Inferno.” Los

2009-04-06 23:34:05

Research suggests the Shroud of Turin -- said to be Jesus' burial cloth -- was hidden by medieval knights for more than a century, the Vatican said Sunday. The Vatican's weekly newspaper said a researcher in the Vatican Secret Archives has found a document that suggests the shroud was hidden by the Knights Templar and secretly venerated for more than 100 years after the Crusades, The Times of London reported Monday. The newspaper said the shroud disappeared in 1204 during the Fourth Crusade...

2008-10-04 18:00:16

RADIO TIMES GUIDE TO FILMS 2009 (BBC Worldwide pounds 22.50) VERDEICT: ***** WITH 500 new reviews and more than 22,000 films across 1,600 pages, this is one of those reference books which astonishes just on price alone - it's somehow less than the cost of the new Sex and the City movie on DVD.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.