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May 01, 2017
Delhi gang war: Cop among three killed in Mianwali Nagar shoot-outThree persons, including an Assistant Sub-Inspector of Delhi Police were shot dead and a constable was injured, in an apparent case of gang rivalry, police said on Monday.
Apr 23, 2017
The Taj Mahal by moonlight is magic; but ASI isn't encouraging you to experience itthe Archaeological Survey of India would rather have you experience the Taj Mahal along with a thousand others in dusty-hot Agra where temperatures touch 40 degrees in summer
Apr 23, 2017
MCD Election 2017: Delhi's civic body is negligent of its responsibility towards heritage structuresHalf a dozen heritage sites in Delhi have been vandalised or have eventually disappeared due to neglect. The responsibility of the municipal authorities towards heritage at various stages is evident, however, the issue is whether the MCD acknowledges this.
Oct 06, 2016
Yellow, green or grey? Taj Mahal dome to get mud-pack therapyThe dome of the Taj Mahal will get a mud-pack therapy for the first time ever, in a bid to get rid of the yellowness from its white marble, suggested a report by the Times of India.
Jul 11, 2016
India's disappearing history: While ASI looks the other way, monuments being razed for 'public interest'Can one lakh people be made to disappear? Can a historically important monument, protected for over 100 years by the ASI, slowly disappear? Sure, they can.
May 23, 2016
The latest threat to Taj Mahal comes from insect poopThe highest elected official of the state of Uttar Pradesh, where the Taj Mahal is located, called the insect menace a matter of "serious concern."
Apr 20, 2016
Delhi Culture Minister Kapil Mishra targets Centre over Kohinoor flip-flopDelhi Culture Minister Kapil Mishra on Thursday accused the Centre of "embarrassing" the country through its flip-flop on the return of Kohinoor diamond from Britain.
Mar 30, 2016
Calm down, the Taj Mahal is not crumbling: ASI officials say the pinnacle was removed for repairsA pinnacle of one of the four minarets of the Taj Mahal fell off on Monday afternoon during repair work, witnesses said. But officials said it was taken out because of its weak condition.
Oct 04, 2015
Facelift for Taj Mahal: The monument gets a much needed beauty treatmentThe Taj Mahal, the timeless tribute to love from emperor Shah Jahan in white marble, is getting a beauty treatment.
Aug 27, 2015
A day after finding ancient city, archaeologists unearth 2500-year-old temple in RaipurMerely a day after the ASI unearthed a city near Madurai around 3,000 years old, archaeologists have found a temple in the Rajim town of Raipur.