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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.
Apr 29, 2018
Red Fort row: MoU with Dalmia Bharat only for 'maintenance' of monument, says tourism ministryWith Opposition parties denouncing the government for "handing over the Red Fort to a private entity", the Ministry of Tourism clarified on Saturday that the agreement signed with the Dalmia Bharat Limited was "only for development, operations and maintenance of tourism amenities".
Apr 17, 2018
Google Arts and Culture and CyArk build a virtual reality tour to preserve monumentsNow CyArk is a laser scanning technology which digitally restores monuments. This restoration includes outward and inward tour of these places using the LiDAR technology.
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.
Dec 10, 2017
'Heritage' and 'democracy' to be discussed at ICOMOS conference in DelhiThe five-day general assembly of the global heritage body ICOMOS, hosted in the national capital this year, will begin on Monday, at the end of which a Delhi Declaration is to be passed
Dec 05, 2017
Donald Trump shrinks Utah national monuments; environmental, tribal groups protest movePresident Donald Trump signed proclamations Monday to significantly shrink two large national monuments in Utah after his administration reviewed sites nationwide
Nov 06, 2017
Monument Valley 2 finally gets an Android release; priced at Rs. 400 on the Google Play StoreMonument Valley 2 comes with a fresh storyline of a mother and daughter and more levels than the original which was one of the game's minor complaints.
Oct 27, 2017
Another blow for Taj Mahal: Monument doesn't feature in list of 14 sites part of Centre's 'Adopt a Heritage' schemeThe Taj Mahal has suffered another blow at the hands of the Centre, with the government choosing to not name the historic monument in its first list of 14 heritage sites to be named under the 'Adopt a Heritage' scheme
Oct 08, 2017
From Good Will Hunting to The Martian — a look at some of the most promising films of Matt DamonMatt Damon was nominated for Best Actor award at Oscars for his performances in Good Will Hunting (1996) and The Martian (2016). However, he along with Ben Affleck, won the Academy Award for the Best Screenplay for Good Will Hunting.
Oct 04, 2017
Watch: Highest levels of Rome's Colosseum to re-open to publicArray