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Feb 21, 2019
Giant tortoise species feared extinct for 113 years seen on remote Galapagos islandThe only other living member of the tortoise species was seen in 1906, according to conservationists.
Jan 17, 2019
Limitless skies, lush wilderness, and endless ranges: A trip to Ziro Valley is an adventure of a lifetime!Located in the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh, Ziro Valley is a picturesque destination which has been shortlisted as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Nov 18, 2018
Bajrang Dal women's wing activists perform aarti at Taj Mahal to protest offering of namaz at siteThe 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.
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
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.
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.
Sep 23, 2016
Kaziranga National Park: A vortex of eviction drive, politicisation and hapless animals in AssamInitially praised for its intent by going ahead with the eviction drive on Monday as ordered by the Gauhati High Court in October last year, the political tension over the move is quietly brewing.