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Union Ministry of Culture


No decision taken to carry out excavations at Qutub Minar: Culture Minister

May 23, 2022 7:53 am

A few days ago, former ASI regional director Dharamveer Sharma was quoted as saying that the Qutub Minar was actually a “sun tower” built by Chandragupta Vikramaditya of the Gupta Empire in the 5th Century.

Culture Ministry pulls out all stops for Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations

December 08, 2021 5:53 pm

The Ministry lines up a slew of public events including 'Unity in Diversity' competitions, such as 'Rangoli making, Desh Bhakti Geet writing, and Lori writing', to commemorate the 75th anniversary of India's Independence

The government does not have a house for Zohra Sehgal

February 10, 2014 11:27 am

101-yr-old had sought ground-floor house as movement difficult for her, ministry says doesn’t qualify.

Make Indian Museum a port of call for every tourist: PM

February 05, 2014 6:05 pm

Manmohan Singh inaugurated the newly-renovated campus of the Indian Museum.

HC dismisses PIL seeking take over of BCCI by Centre

April 16, 2010 6:32 pm

The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court dismissed a PIL seeking a direction to the Union Ministry of Culture,Youth and Sports Welfare and Finance ministry to take over administration of the cricket board.