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Apr 08, 2019
Heritage havelis, architecture in Rajasthan decaying from years of neglectIf quick action isn't taken to preserve these historic treasures, it may decay in two decades.
Apr 01, 2019
Waters off Galapagos coast under invasion by alien species from visiting boatsIt isn't clear how these alien species will harm, or if they'll even affect, the Galapagos ecosystem.
Feb 20, 2019
Karnataka court imposes Rs 70,000 fine on Hampi temple vandalisers, orders them to restore pillars under police supervisionA Karnataka court on Tuesday imposed a fine of Rs 70,000 on four people in Hampi for damaging ancient pillars of a ruined temple at the world heritage site and ordered the guilty to restore the pillars in the presence of the state police.
Feb 08, 2019
Four men held for destroying ancient pillar in Hampi, tell cops say they did it out of 'sheer excitement'The development had come just days after the Times Magazine listed Hampi World Heritage site as the second must-see place in 2019. Hampi, an ancient village in Karnataka is dotted with numerous ruined temple complexes from the Vijayanagara Empire
Dec 05, 2018
Monumental neglect: In dire need of reinvigoration, Red Fort's 'superficial' conservation lacks the right approachIndia’s celebrated monuments, including the Red Fort, are in dire need of reinvigoration.
Jul 24, 2018
Uttar Pradesh govt files first draft of vision document on protection of Taj Mahal in SC, says area should be declared 'no-plastic zone'The angry apex court on 11 July lashed out the Uttar Pradesh government for its apathy towards the Taj Mahal.
Jul 19, 2018
Reserve Bank of India to issue new lavender-coloured Rs 100 notes, old denominations continue to be legal tenderThe new Rs 100 notes will have a motif of 'Rani Ki Vav' on the reverse. The notes will also have Swachh Bharat logo with the slogan
Jun 30, 2018
Mumbai's Victorian Gothic and Art Deco buildings get UNESCO's world heritage tagMumbai's Art Deco buildings were added on Saturday to UNESCO's World Heritage List alongside the city's better-known Victorian Gothic architecture.
Apr 09, 2018
How the India Lost and Found project is helping raise awareness about India's lesser-known monumentsThe India Lost and Found project aims to create awareness and help conserve 'lawaaris' monuments, about which very little information is available | #FirstCulture
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