Tuesday, November 21, 2017

History & Culture

History & Culture

ASI rapped over state of Purana Quila lake

DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has slammed the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) over the poor condition of the Purana Quila lake here...
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Air India museum to open in Mumbai in February

MUMBAI: The Air India museum that will display 300 artworks acquired by the airline over the past seven decades is likely to open in...

Punjab CM inaugurates Partition Museum in Amritsar

AMRITSAR: A first-of-its-kind ‘Partition Museum’ bringing alive memories of the Independence era in the form of photos, artefacts and documents has been inaugurated Amritsar...

Temples on Mysuru palace premises getting a facelift

MYSURU: The Department of Archaeology, Museums and Heritage, with funding from the Muzurai and Tourism departments, has taken up restoration of the main temples...

Delhi historic Town Hall to be revamped

DELHI: The historic Town Hall located in the heart of Chandni Chowk will be redeveloped as a centre of cultural and social heritage, the...

Historians call for responsible conservation initiatives

KOZHIKODE: Historians M.G.S. Narayanan and M.R. Raghava Warrier on Sunday called upon the Tourism Department to make efforts for the proper conservation of all...

Ahmedabad declared India’s first heritage city by UNESCO

AHMEDABAD: More than 600 year old Walled City of Ahmedabad founded by Ahmed Shah has been declared India’s first World Heritage City, recognising heritage...

Muziris Heritage Project in limbo

KOCHI: The Muziris Heritage Project, India’s largest green culture conservation initiative undertaken along the stretch of the Periyar River between North Paravur and Kodungalloor,...
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Pact for world class tourism, heritage projects

VIJAYAWADA: To usher in a future of responsible tourism development, the Andhra Pradesh government is relying on productive partnerships. It is in this context that...

West Bengal plans tourism circuit around Mangal Pandey

KOLKATA: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced a tourism circuit around Mangal Pandey, whose death on April 8, 1857 triggered India's...