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UNESCO heritage status


Italy's 'Dying Town' seeks UNESCO heritage nod

April 06, 2021 3:21 pm

Centuries ago, the town was much larger and connected by road to other settlements. But landslides, earthquakes, cracks and erosion have reduced its size dramatically and left it sitting spectacularly alone at the top of a spur

Taj Mahal Preservation: SC says its concern 'far greater' than that shown by UNESCO

July 30, 2018 4:45 pm

During the hearing, the apex court said the Taj Trapzeium Zone Chairman and the Secretary of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change were responsible for the maintenance and preservation of the world heritage monument.

Experts carry out restoration work of Secretariat building

June 02, 2014 8:25 am

Second phase will involve Assembly, third will focus on High Court building .

UT Adviser Sharma inaugurates Tourist Information Centre at Capitol Complex

May 31, 2014 3:35 am

Five Points of architecture envisaged by Le Corbusier.

How green must the hills be

February 03, 2014 12:07 am

Report on Western Ghats sparks outrage in Kerala for restrictions it retains, in Goa and Maharashtra for what it removes.

Structural plans of Capitol Complex not with Admn,Roorkee body to rescue

January 03, 2014 4:05 am

Capitol Complex was constructed in 1950s,is one of the most renowned structures by creator of city Le Corbusier.