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Ministry of Culture


Pune: C-DAC's mobile app gives virtual access to artefacts of national museums

May 24, 2022 4:30 pm

Union Minister for Culture and Tourism Kishan Reddy launched the app at a special event organised to celebrate International Museum Day at National Gallery of Modern Art in New Delhi on May 18.

Celebrating India’s contribution to the world of knowledge

April 09, 2022 9:18 am

Govind Mohan writes: India’s connection to zero is known, but its contributions in many other fields are not celebrated

Centre to revive ASI’s underwater wing for explorations in four states

February 24, 2022 7:55 pm

Established in 2001, it has remained defunct since 2011 due to ‘lack of experts’ at the helm.

Centre to organise exhibitions in 75 cities to showcase India's achievements in science and technology

February 22, 2022 12:31 pm

The first event in a series of lectures and demonstrations will focus on ancient India's contribution to mathematics.

Ministry of Culture allocated over Rs 3,000 cr; ASI gets a third of total outlay

February 02, 2022 8:39 am

A third of the total outlay, at Rs 1080.34 crore, has been allocated to the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), which protects and conserves more than 3,600 monuments across the country.

NSD Director appointment: Delhi HC raps Ministry of Culture, says efforts made to stall process

November 18, 2021 1:54 pm

Theater director Dr J. Thulaseedhara Kurup’s name was recommended for the post in July 2019 by the ministry.

Air India art collection likely to stay with government

October 13, 2021 8:10 am

Officials said the deal entails only the airline and Air India’s non-core assets, such as land, building and other belongings, remain with the government.

Ministry of Culture to organise e-auction of gifts, mementos today to mark PM Modi's birthday

September 17, 2021 7:16 am

On the block are as many as 1,300 items, which include the javelin thrown by Olympic gold medalist Neeraj Chopra, which he had presented to the PM recently.

Days after govt deleted para on Mughals, culture section of govt website becomes a photo gallery

August 26, 2021 7:36 am

Even as the Ministry distanced itself from the issue, it also said that it was working with the agencies to "accurately portray the events"

Minus the lawns and Mati Ghar, IGNCA up and running at new location

July 12, 2021 7:50 am

IGNCA member-secretary Sachidanand Joshi says the centre would be opened for public activities on August 1.