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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V Resorts adopts Surajkund Monument

V Resorts, a leisure hospitality chain, has been formally awarded the Surajkund Monument to develop the heritage site and build world-class tourist amenities and experiences. V Resorts, which ...
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13 Indian projects shortlisted for World Arch Festival

World Architecture Festival, an annual feature in architecture world, is like an Olympics for architects where getting into final list in itself is considered to be a big ...
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Aurangabad eyes for a place in UNESCO Heritage List

List of Indian cities and states vying for UNESCO Heritage Listing is growing. Daman, Rajasthan, Odisha and now Aurangabad in Maharashtra too is eying for the coveted position ...
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Heritage Circuit to be developed in Punjab

The Ministry of Tourism has sanctioned Development of Heritage Circuit in Punjab at the cost of Rs. 99.95 crores. Under Heritage Circuit in the state of Punjab, the ...
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Murgi Chowk will be rebuilt in Hyderabad

Telangana state government has sanctioned reconstruction of Mahboob Chowk or Murgi Chowk at Laad Bazar, Charminar, by demolishing the existing structure and building a new structure in its ...
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Madurai to link heritage sites through heritage route

Taking a heritage walk in Madurai would be an altogether different experience for the heritage lovers when the proposed linking of heritages sites through Heritage Route is completed. ...
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Heritage walks to popularise Bhubaneswar’s rich heritage

Bhubaneswar Development Authority plans to initiate thematic heritage walks in Bhubaneswar as means to increase awareness of the heritage of the city which may eventually result in maximizing ...
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