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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.
Aug 26, 2015
ASI unearths 3000-year-old city near MaduraiThe Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), in an ongoing excavation project at Keezhadi, a small hamlet in Sivaganga district not too far from Madurai in Tamil Nadu, has uncovered and dusted off a crucial part of Tamil history.
Aug 23, 2015
British-era copper chandelier comes crashing down at the Taj Mahal, ASI launches probeFor Shame! British-era chandelier comes crashing down at the Taj Mahal, ASI launches probe.
Jun 19, 2015
Devil in the detail: Choice of base year in new GDP series and revisions need clarityDoubt remains in certain quarters about the pace of recovery. Those doubts are likely to be resolved when the revised estimates for the 2014-15 GDP are published in 2016 and then further revised in 2017