Government washes its hands off Azimganj Sarai restoration

The government will not be doing the restoration of Azimganj Sarai as it is not a protected monument of Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). In a written reply ...
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Urvai Gate of the historic Gwalior Fort to become TIC

Gwalior Smart CIty Development Corporation Ltd wants to develop a Tourist Information Centre (TIC) for which it has selected location near the Urvai Gate of the historic Gwalior ...
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Restoration complete, Qutub Shahi tombs regain old charm

“All the three structures are profusely ornamented with stucco plaster and their majestic domes have been topped with finials. The finial of one of the mausoleums, which was ...
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Kerala’s Padmanabha Swamy Temple is being rejuvenated

Rs 92.22 crore project called “Development of Spiritual Circuit: Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple-Aranmula-Sabarimala” is being implemented in Kerala under the Swadesh Darshan Scheme of Ministry of Tourism, Government ...
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Only 2 antiquities came back to India in 2018

Only two antiquities taken away from India in the past were returned during 2018 as against nine items returned during 2017. During 2018, Uttarakhand’s Durga Mahishasurmardini idol and ...
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Façade lighting planned for Warangal fort

Kakatiya Urban Development Authority has decided to provide façade lighting to historical Warangal fort. Lighting will be provided to all four gates of the fort including rock fort. ...
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Deoghar Tagore Cultural Complex yet to take off

Much awaited Tagore Cultural Complex (TCC) at Deoghar in Jharkhand may take more time for implementation than anticipated due to delay in approving the plan. Ministry of Culture ...
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UIA and UNESCO announce ‘World Capitals of Architecture’ initiative

UNESCO and the International Union of Architects (UIA) are launching an initiative to associate UNESCO with the designation of the host cities of the UIA World Congress as ...
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Will this project save Taj Mahal?

A project for Rehabilitation / Renovation of Agra Sewerage Scheme (Interception & Diversion Works) has been conceived at a total cost of Rs. 857.26 crore including O&M cost ...
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Re-airconditioning of Salar Jung Museum planned

Airconditioning system at the Salar Jung Museum, located at Dar-ul-Shifa, on the southern bank of the Musi River in the city of Hyderabad, Telangana, will be studied in ...
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