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Jun 14, 2018
Hampi, of Gods and Kings: Bharath Ramamrutham's book reveals new facets of heritage cityHampi, of Gods and Kings captures the holy essence of the city's majestic settings which have inspired builders, visionaries and pilgrims for centuries
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.
Feb 22, 2018
Chinese officials rule out arson at Tibet's renowned Jokhang Monastery fire on Saturday after investigationChinese officials have ruled out any human factor after preliminary investigation into the fire that broke out at Tibet's most sacred Buddhist temple Jokhang Monastery, which is included on UNESCO's World Heritage list
Dec 15, 2017
Darjeeling toy train resumes operations after 188 days of service suspension due to Gorkhaland protestsThe Darjeeling Himalayan Railway resumed its full operations on Friday after 188 days of service suspension due to Gorkhaland agitation
Oct 18, 2017
SBI Foundation commits Rs10 crore for conservation of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj TerminusRestoration work of CST heritage building will be done by INTACH, an expert agency.
Oct 02, 2017
Taj Mahal fails to feature in UP tourism booklet, critics say move shows Adityanath govt's stand on Indian cultureTaj Mahal, one of the 'Seven Wonders of the World' and UNESCO World Heritage site fails to feature in Uttar Pradesh's recent tourism booklet namely 'Uttar Pradesh Paryatan-Apaar Sambhavnayen' .
Aug 18, 2017
Assam floods: Over 140 animal carcasses found at Kaziranga National Parkarea of the famed Kaziranga National Park and claimed the lives of over 140 animals, including seven rhinos.
Jul 21, 2017
Gorkhaland agitation: World Heritage Center concerned over Darjeeling Himalayan RailwayTwo letters to the Centre to verify the nature and extent of the damage caused to two railway stations of DHR by GJM
May 17, 2017
Bodh Gaya temple in Bihar to get CISF cover four years after terror attackFour years after a terror strike at the Mahabodhi temple, the Centre is planning to provide an armed security cover of trained paramilitary commandos to the UNESCO World Heritage site in Bodh Gaya in Bihar, known as the cradle of Buddhism.
May 11, 2017
Yemen war threatens millennia-old mummies, lack of supplies, electricity may trigger decayA collection of millennia-old mummies at Sanaa University Museum in the Yemen's capital could face destruction as a result of the fighting.