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May 20, 2019
The Mughal Feast: A fascinating chronicle of the royal repasts and recipes of Shah Jahan's timeNuskha-e-Shahjahani recaptures the nostalgia of the Mughal era, presenting the recipes and unveiling the mystique of the royal kitchens during Shah Jahan's reign
Dec 08, 2018
Female desire in the Mughal dynasty: Daughters broke chastity norms, but had limited agencyLittle is written about the Mughal daughters' sexuality in texts representative of that period, but foreigners' travelogues and contemporary literature tell us about their affairs and the fate of their lovers
Jul 12, 2018
Tales of Akbar, Shah Jahan to be retold in Taj - A Monument of Blood, series on rise and fall of Mughal empireUsing the birth and death of Shah Jahan as bookends, Taj — A Monument of Blood will capture the dark side of the story of the Mughal empire
May 22, 2018
Taj Mahal turns yellow and green as it weathers filthy air in world’s eighth-most polluted cityIndia’s white-marble Taj Mahal is turning yellow and green as the 17th century mausoleum weathers filthy air in the world’s eighth-most polluted city
Feb 13, 2018
Taj Mahal entry fee hiked by govt; Rs 200 charge introduced to access main mausoleumThe tourists visiting the Taj Mahal will have to shell out extra from 1 April as the government has decided to introduce Rs 200 charge for seeing the main mausoleum and also raise the entry fee to Rs 50 from Rs 40
Jan 26, 2018
Rembrandt and Mughal miniatures: A look into the master artist's interest in Shah Jahan, AurangzebRembrandt's copies of Mughal paintings are a testament of not only to how highly this Indian art form was regarded by the Dutch, but also of how globalised the 17th century art world was | #FirstCulture
Jan 16, 2018
Benjamin Netanyahu and wife Sara visit Taj Mahal; tight security measures prohibit other visitors during Israeli PM's visitIsraeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara arrived at Agra on Tuesday morning to see the Taj Mahal.
Oct 27, 2017
Supreme Court stays order to demolish multi-level car parking lot near Taj MahalSupreme Court on Friday stayed its order directing demolition of a multi-level car parking being constructed near the iconic Taj Mahal at Agra.
Oct 26, 2017
Yogi Adityanath in Agra: UP CM launches mega cleanliness drive at Taj Mahal; to also inaugurate pathway to Red FortDonning a mask and wielding a broom, Yogi Adityanath swept a parking area outside Taj Mahal, days after BJP leaders made provocative statements against monument
Oct 24, 2017
Supreme Court orders demolition of parking lot built within one kilometre of Taj MahalSupreme Court on Tuesday ordered demolition of a parking lot, which is being built within a kilometer of the iconic Taj Mahal in Agra.