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Friday, October 22, 2021

Archaeological Survey of India


Gujarat: Slab of pre-Mughal era Lehripura gate collapses

September 20, 2021 10:23 pm

Lehripura is among the four gates, including Champaner, Gendigate and Panigate, that served as entry points to the erstwhile old city of Vadodara with Mandvi gate being at the centre of the city.

Rajasthan: ASI removes plaques saying Rajput forces had to retreat in Maharana Pratap-Akbar battle

July 16, 2021 7:31 am

Bipin Chandra Negi, ASI Jodhpur circle superintendent, said fresh plaques would be put up in Rajsamand district's Rakta Talai, with information based on ‘proven historical facts'.

Monuments, museums to reopen from June 16

June 14, 2021 4:05 pm

With the second wave of Covid-19 making its presence felt, the government had ordered the closure of all centrally protected monuments and museums, including Taj Mahal, Red Fort, and Ajanta Caves, on April 15

In Nashik’s Buddhist caves complex, a chance new find

June 03, 2021 8:59 am

The antiquity of the caves — which may have been dwellings of Buddhist monks — is yet to be established; archaeologists studying them, however, believe they could be older than the Trirashmi caves.

Mission World Heritage tag: Maharashtra Govt to prepare detailed dossiers for ASI

May 20, 2021 11:27 am

Officials from the Directorate said the process for preparing the dossier will begin soon.

Now, petition seeks ASI survey of Agra, Mathura mosques

April 16, 2021 4:25 am

The plea filed on Wednesday cites last week’s order by a Varanasi court to the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to conduct a “comprehensive archaeological physical survey” of the Kashi Vishwanath Temple-Gyanvapi Mosque complex.

By a hill in Jharkhand, Buddhist remains from a millennium ago

April 16, 2021 7:57 am

The site, at the eastern side of Jharkhand's Sitagraha hills, has been cordoned off by security personnel.

Red Fort shut to control bird flu spread: ASI

February 03, 2021 1:12 pm

The Red Fort has been shut since January 19 after cases of bird flu were confirmed inside its premises.

Delhi: Three baolis set to get a fresh lease of life

January 23, 2021 4:00 am

A no-objection certificate for rejuvenation of three water bodies under the ASI has already been issued to the DJB in September, the report stated.

Man rams car into Safdarjung Tomb’s gate

November 24, 2020 1:39 pm

Police have lodged an FIR after receiving a complaint from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), which takes care of the monument, under IPC Section 279 (rash driving), Section 3 of the Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984, and section 185 of the Motor Vehicles Act.