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May 10, 2018
Red Fort 'adopted' by Dalmia group: Corporate role in restoring heritage monuments needs greater scrutinyThe idea of outsourcing the maintenance of heritage monuments to private companies is not new, but it has to be executed with greater sophistication.
May 01, 2018
Taj Mahal's colour changing to brown and green, Centre must take experts' help to restore monument, says Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court expressed concern over the change of colour of the iconic Taj Mahal at Agra and said the monument had become yellowish earlier and was now turning brownish and greenish.
Apr 28, 2018
Dalmia Bharat 'adopts' Red Fort: Opposition questions govt move to give private entity mandate to maintain monumentCongress questioned how a private entity was given the mandate to maintain the iconic Red Fort, days after a corporate house signed an agreement with the tourism ministry under its 'Adopt a Heritage' project
Apr 11, 2018
Wakf board claims Shah Jahan gave it ownership of Taj Mahal; Supreme Court demands to see documentsThe Supreme Court, on Tuesday, directed the Uttar Pradesh Sunni Wakf Board to produce documents bearing the signature of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to prove its claim of ownership over the Taj Mahal.
Jan 03, 2018
Bill allowing construction near heritage monuments impinges autonomy of ASI, NMA; Centre must take public into confidenceThe new monument bill seeks to include an exception for “public works” in the prohibition on construction in the 100-metre protected area around a monument.
Jan 02, 2018
ASI to restrict number of tourists visiting Taj Mahal to 40,000 daily, put a three-hour cap on each ticketThe Archaeological Survey of India is likely to restrict the number of tourists visiting the Taj Mahal to 40,000 daily, and put a three-hour cap on each ticket holder to tour the 17th-century Mughal monument in a bid to preserve the heritage site, a source in the culture ministry told PTI.
Oct 26, 2017
Yogi Adityanath committed to preservation of Taj Mahal, calls it 'India’s gem' on his visit to AgraUttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday swept the road outside the Taj Mahal, visited the Mughal-era monument and described it as a gem and an integral part of Indian culture days after some of his party colleagues called it a 'blot' on Indian culture.
Sep 06, 2017
Narendra Modi in Myanmar: New Delhi allocates $3 million for restoration of Bagan's Anand TemplePrime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday visited the famous 11th-century Ananda Temple in Myanmar's ancient city Bagan which was damaged in a tremor last year and is being renovated with India's assistance.
Sep 05, 2017
Narendra Modi visits Myanmar amid raging crisis over RohingyasNarendra Modi arrived in Nay Pyi Taw on Tuesday on a three-day visit to Myanmar amid a raging crisis involving Rohingyas in the country's Rakhine state.
Jul 03, 2017
Gujarat's Vadnagar will have a new tourist spot: The tea stall where Narendra Modi workedThe stall where Narendra Modi sold tea is located on one of the platforms of the Vadnagar Railway station.