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Delhi government to urge Centre to reconsider nomination for UNESCO heritage tag

"When the AAP government was formed in 2014, the then Lt Governor and the government had endorsed the nomination. The then tourism minister and chief secretary had also expressed their concerned after the Centre withdrew Delhi's nomination without giving any reason," said the official who did not wish to be named.

To maintain World Heritage City status, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation to set up special-purpose vehicle

“The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) standing committee has come up with a resolution for the formation of an autonomous SPV, Ahmedabad City Heritage Management Society, which will be headed by the mayor,” Kumar told the media after inaugurating an exhibition by CEPT University on Tuesday.


Capital’s reluctant search for Heritage tag

The Centre has ‘postponed’ the bid to be a UNESCO World Heritage City. Why? And what happens now?

Ahmedabad gets UNESCO tips

Even as Ahmedabad is celebrating 600 years of its existence,the UNESCO has shot off a letter to the Ahmedabd Municipal Corporation.

UNESCO World Heritage City Photos

World Heritage Day: Stunning pics of heritage sites across the world

World Heritage Day: Apri l8 was declared the 'World Heritage Day' by the International Council on Monuments and Sites in 1982 and was approved by the General Assembly. The aim was to enhance people's awareness towards cultural heritages, ensure their protection and conservation. Because how else would our future generations enjoy the beauty of these resplendent structures with rich history and stunning locales?