Latest Ubaid period Stories

2010-04-06 12:15:00

A team of archaeologists from the University of Chicago’s Oriental Institute has joined a team of Syrian colleagues in excavating a key site from the prehistoric society that formed the foundation of urban life in the ancient Middle East.

2008-10-07 18:00:00

By Emma McKinney IT may be too late to save little Ubaid Ali, but today his heartbroken parents launched their own campaign urging every Birmingham Mail reader to sign up to the NHS's organ donor register to prevent more people like their son from dying.

Word of the Day
  • Of or relating to good digestion.
  • Cheerful.
The word 'eupeptic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'good' and 'digest'.