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Sounds from god’s own country

For Resul, capturing the 1133-year-old festival “and to be able to archive such a big tradition in the world” is a soundman’s dream.

12 Aug 2018 12:35 AM

India elected president of broadcasting body

The move is expected to help the country in leveraging itself as the broadcasting and media hub in Asia Pacific region.

08 Aug 2018 1:18 AM

Chile’s rock art llamas divulge secrets of ancient desert culture

But the remaining 10 percent depict the desert’s diversity, such as foxes, snakes, ostriches, partridges and dogs.

02 Aug 2018 12:33 AM

Nobody is interested in preserving Taj, says Supreme Court

Apex court pulls up Centre, Uttar Pradesh govt.

27 Jul 2018 1:00 AM

Mumbai's 150-yr-old Esplanade Mansion is now a monument in shambles

British-era multi-storey, considered first building erected on cast iron pillars, has Grade II-A heritage structure recognition by UNESCO.

22 Jul 2018 12:46 PM


Mobile library services gets 15 more vans

The DPL was set up on October 27, 1951 by Unesco and the Centre to cultivate reading habit among ruralities.

07 Jul 2018 6:08 AM

UNESCO tag for Marine Drive bldgs, but BMC yet to note it!

Watchdog Foundation, an NGO, has claimed that several of these buildings are yet to be included in the heritage list.

02 Jul 2018 12:41 AM

Ancient Arab city in Spain becomes UNESCO heritage site

The city was built as a symbol of power to rival the caliphate of Baghdad, but lasted less than a century before it was destroyed.

01 Jul 2018 9:09 PM

Conservationists cheer as years of struggle pay off

World Heritage List marks the end of a fourteen-year journey.

01 Jul 2018 1:34 AM

SoBo’s Art Deco bldgs get UNESCO world heritage tag

City’s Victorian gothic structures also make it to the Unesco Heritage list.

01 Jul 2018 1:20 AM


UNESCO declares Mumbai's Victorian Gothic, Art Deco cluster as World Heritage site

This is the third such honour for the metropolis after the Elephanta Caves and the majestic Victoria Terminus.

30 Jun 2018 2:46 PM

Dhol in the land of flamenco

Puneri dhol-tasha group Swargandhar is drumming its way to international acclaim

20 Jun 2018 1:32 PM

Neutrino project adds to Ghats woes

It is true that the study of neutrinos is very important in going beyond the standard model of particle physics.

04 May 2018 6:39 AM

World Book Day: 10 famous quotes on books

Here are quotes on books by famous authors that will inspire you to pick up a manuscript today.

23 Apr 2018 4:04 PM

World Heritage Day: 43 places in India yet to be recognised

While India is a treasure trove for heritage sites with 36 UNESCO recognised places, there are yet others who are waiting for recognition.

18 Apr 2018 1:28 PM


World Heritage Day: Here’s taking a look at 36 heritage sites in India

World Heritage Day aims to preserve the human heritage and recognise the efforts of all relevant organisations in the field.

18 Apr 2018 12:31 PM

Auspicious beginnings

The Bengali New Year was celebrated with the iconic Shobhajatra —declared an intangible cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO — in the city.

16 Apr 2018 12:37 AM

This summer visit India's 10 Heritage sites

Start planning!

16 Mar 2018 6:34 PM

India’s plan to build military base in Seychelles stirs controversy

The base on Assumption Island is to be funded by India and shared by the two countries’ militaries.

03 Mar 2018 10:35 AM

India’s 1st radio festival to be held in Delhi

The radio festival is being held to mark World Radio Day 2018, which was on Tuesday, i.e. February 13.

15 Feb 2018 11:43 AM