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Police arrest four for waving saffron flags within premises of Taj Mahal after video goes viral
India

Police arrest four for waving saffron flags within premises of Taj Mahal after video goes viral

The four belonged to a Hindu right-wing outfit called the Hindu Jagran Manch. Police have registered a case against them.

COVID-19 tally rises to 54.88 lakh, Centre says India 'tops global figure in recoveries; Taj Mahal reopens after six months
India

COVID-19 tally rises to 54.88 lakh, Centre says India 'tops global figure in recoveries; Taj Mahal reopens after six months

With 93,356 COVID-19 patients being discharged in the last 24 hours, India recorded more than 90,000 recoveries for the third consecutive day on Monday

Taj Mahal among Agra monuments that will remain shut after city sees spike in COVID-19 cases
India

Taj Mahal among Agra monuments that will remain shut after city sees spike in COVID-19 cases

Local authorities issued a new advisory late on Sunday ordering an extension of lockdown curbs on monuments in and around Agra. The government order did not specify the duration of the lockdown.

Taj Mahal to reopen for tourists from 6 July despite rising cases of coronavirus in Agra
India

Taj Mahal to reopen for tourists from 6 July despite rising cases of coronavirus in Agra

Only 5,000 tourists will be allowed to visit Taj Mahal in a day, split into two groups, a far cry from peak levels of 80,000 a day

On international women’s day, free entry for women at all centrally protected monuments under Archaeological Survey of India
India

On international women’s day, free entry for women at all centrally protected monuments under Archaeological Survey of India

The Archaeological Survey of India has decided not to charge fees from women visitors to the centrally protected ticketed monuments across the country on the occasion of International Women's Day.

Donald Trump visits India: Narendra Modi hails 'India's best friend' at Motera Stadium as POTUS promises $3 billion defence deal
India

Donald Trump visits India: Narendra Modi hails 'India's best friend' at Motera Stadium as POTUS promises $3 billion defence deal

Donald Trump addressed a massive crowd at Ahmedabad's Motera Stadium, paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Sabarmati Ashram and later visited the Taj Mahal in Agra.

Donald Trump's India trip may not result in immediate deliverables, but diplomats say bilateral visit will bear fruit in long run
India

Donald Trump's India trip may not result in immediate deliverables, but diplomats say bilateral visit will bear fruit in long run

On Monday, when US president Donald Trump meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi in India, it will be their fifth meeting in eight months.

Donald Trump leaves for maiden trip to India: Visit expected to ramp up defence, strategic ties, but tangible outcomes unlikely on trade tariffs
India

Donald Trump leaves for maiden trip to India: Visit expected to ramp up defence, strategic ties, but tangible outcomes unlikely on trade tariffs

Trump's maiden visit to India is expected to significantly ramp up bilateral defence and strategic ties but unlikely to produce tangible outcome in resolving thorny issues like trade tariffs.

Donald Trump set to inaugurate world's largest cricket stadium at Motera in Ahmedabad during two-day visit to India
World

Donald Trump set to inaugurate world's largest cricket stadium at Motera in Ahmedabad during two-day visit to India

Donald Trump will inaugurate the world’s largest cricket stadium when he arrives in Ahmedabad on Monday at the start of a two-day visit aimed at smoothing ties strained by trade disputes

Taj Mahal 1989 review: Poetic writing, attention to detail make this Netflix Original rise above its low production value
Entertainment

Taj Mahal 1989 review: Poetic writing, attention to detail make this Netflix Original rise above its low production value

Everyone here is trying to build his or her own little Taj Mahal, that everlasting symbol of love.

Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board deploys air purifier van at Taj Mahal in attempt to save iconic monument
India

Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board deploys air purifier van at Taj Mahal in attempt to save iconic monument

As north India battles severe levels of pollution, state authorities have deployed an air purifier at the Taj Mahal to save the iconic monument, officials said on Sunday.

India: Marvels & Mysteries — History TV18's five-part original series to premiere on 17 October
Entertainment

India: Marvels & Mysteries — History TV18's five-part original series to premiere on 17 October

India: Marvels & Mysteries will take viewers to some of the country's unique historical locations, many of which are designated UNESCO world heritage site.

Lok Sabha elections: In Agra, brand BJP peddles hope amid grim reality
India

Lok Sabha elections: In Agra, brand BJP peddles hope amid grim reality

Videos tom-tom the Balakot strikes even as BJP workers move door-to-door verifying implementation of welfare schemes

'US ruled by cowboys, India by cowmen': Hindu nationalism takes centre stage ahead of Lok Sabha election
India

'US ruled by cowboys, India by cowmen': Hindu nationalism takes centre stage ahead of Lok Sabha election

Hindu nationalism, once fringe, has now taken a central place in India's politics ahead of the Lok Sabha election, and the cow has become a symbol of this growing nationalism.

CISF jawans train to use 'gulels' after monkeys attack tourists at Agra’s Taj Mahal; wildlife activist defends simians
India

CISF jawans train to use 'gulels' after monkeys attack tourists at Agra’s Taj Mahal; wildlife activist defends simians

The CISF personnel manning Agra’s Taj Mahal are undergoing training to use 'gulels' (catapults) to tackle the monkey menace

Maldivian president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih to arrive in India today for three-day visit; will meet Narendra Modi on Monday
Politics

Maldivian president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih to arrive in India today for three-day visit; will meet Narendra Modi on Monday

New Maldivian president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih will arrive in the national capital on Sunday on a three-day state visit, during which he will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to strengthen bilateral ties.

Bajrang Dal women's wing activists perform aarti at Taj Mahal to protest offering of namaz at site
India

Bajrang Dal women's wing activists perform aarti at Taj Mahal to protest offering of namaz at site

The district president of Rashtriya Bajrang Dal's women wing, said that her organization would continue performing aarti and purifying the Taj Mahal with Gangajal so long as the norms of ASI are flouted by others.

Ahead of Diwali, thousands of fish found dead in Yamuna in Uttar Pradesh; activists in Agra begin cleaning drive
India

Ahead of Diwali, thousands of fish found dead in Yamuna in Uttar Pradesh; activists in Agra begin cleaning drive

An Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board official in Mathura said that untreated waste water and industrial effluents had been discharged upstream, resulting in the deaths of fish due to oxygen depletion.

Allahabad to be renamed Prayagraj: Yogi Adityanath's bid to wipe Akbar's name off Indian history is problematic
India

Allahabad to be renamed Prayagraj: Yogi Adityanath's bid to wipe Akbar's name off Indian history is problematic

Symbolism in denigrating a ruler like Akbar points towards a disturbing trend but that has been happening for quite sometime now. The BJP strategy is probably to belittle their (Muslim rulers and kings) importance and denounce them by "suspecting their 'Indian-ness'.

SC extends Uttar Pradesh govt's deadline to submit vision document on protection of Taj Mahal to 15 November
India

SC extends Uttar Pradesh govt's deadline to submit vision document on protection of Taj Mahal to 15 November

The top court asked the Uttar Pradesh government to consider declaring certain portions of the area surrounding Taj Mahal as heritage.