Articles about UNESCO World Heritage
18 Apr 2022Travel And Tourism
There are 40 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India that are a delight for cultural lovers, architecture enthusiasts, and adventure lovers.
01 Feb 2022Karnataka
The Hoysala Temples of Halebid, Belur and Somnathapura in Karnataka have been selected as India's nomination for 2022-2023 World Heritage List, said the Union Culture Ministry on Monday.
27 Jul 2021Gujarat
Dholavira, a Harappan-era metropolis in Gujarat, has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List, the organization said on Tuesday.
13 Dec 2020Madhya Pradesh
This year started with a nightmare, which caused unprecedented mayhem and due to this, many of us had to cancel our travel plans.
04 Apr 2020Robots
Three sporty robots named Congcong, Lianlian and Chenchen were unveiled as the official mascots of the 2022 Asian Games.
14 Feb 2020Facebook
A pornographic video filmed at a sacred site in Myanmar has invited severe backlash from locals.
27 Sep 2019Saudi Arabia
For the most part of its existence, Saudi Arabia has been off-limits for the tourists, but it's going to change soon.
14 Jul 2019India
The UNESCO "World Heritage" tag of the 140-year-old Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR), also popularly known as the toy train, is under threat due to the Indian authorities' continuing failure to conserve the same.
12 Jun 2019India
If you are planning to head to Taj Mahal in near future, here's something you should know.
10 Jun 2019India
The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the toughest competitive exams in the country. The three-stage CSE comprises Preliminary examination, Main examination, and Personality Test/Interview.
03 Sep 2018Nepal
Nepal's famous Krishna temple built in Indian Sikhara style was reopened for the public on Sunday for the first time three years after the deadly 2015 earthquake that left much of the country's cultural heritage in ruins.
21 Jul 2018Jaipur
Nothing feels better than a weekend after a hard week of work.
30 Jun 2018Mumbai
Mumbai's Victorian and Art Deco Ensemble has been declared as the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
26 Mar 2018Maharashtra
With increasing anthropogenic and natural pressures on the iconic Ajanta Caves in Maharashtra, there's a growing fear that this piece of ancient Indian culture might soon be lost for eternity.
03 Dec 2017Mumbai
The headquarters of Central Railway (CR) will soon move out of Mumbai's iconic Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSTM), making way for a "world-class rail museum" to preserve the heritage site.
12 Oct 2017Bihar
A juvenile has been found guilty of being involved in multiple blasts in Patna and Bodh Gaya in 2013.
02 Sep 2017South Korea
Ahmedabad was formally accorded the status of India's first World Heritage City yesterday at an event.
10 Jul 2017Japan
Japan's Okinoshima Island, which houses the Okistsu shrine, built in the 17th century to pray for the safety of sailors has recently been added to the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites.
09 Jul 2017South Korea
On July 8, Ahmedabad scripted history by becoming the first Indian city to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
29 Jun 2017Bollywood News
In 2008, Ladakh was a noteworthy tourist attraction, but it still hadn't achieved the cult-status it has today. That year, 400,000 tourists visited it, which was then home to 200,000.
01 Jan 2017Narendra Modi
Sikkim became India's first fully organic state, with 75,000 hectares of agricultural land gradually converted to certified organic land; the land was converted based on guidelines issued by the National Programme for Organic Production.
27 Sep 2016Narendra Modi
Sikkim has recently been declared the cleanest Indian state in the 2016 'Swachh Survekshan Gramin' report.