Give documents on not declaring Jama Masjid as protected: Delhi High Court

Give documents on not declaring Jama Masjid as protected: Delhi High Court

It was also informed that as Jama Masjid was not a centrally-protected monument, it does not fall within the purview of the ASI.

Sep 07, 2017, 20:06 PM IST

24 monuments are untraceable: Govt

Urbanisation has made it very difficult to trace such monuments and often buildings come up around them and eventually parts of the historical site are "swallowed up."

Jul 24, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
US man detained for flying drone near Taj Mahal

US man detained for flying drone near Taj Mahal

A US national has been apprehended by police after he allegedly flew a drone near the high-security Taj Mahal.

Nov 12, 2016, 18:27 PM IST

Obama to designate monument honouring women's equality

US President Barack Obama will on Tuesday designate a new national monument here to honour the women's equality movement in America and across the globe, the White House has said.

Apr 13, 2016, 00:08 AM IST
Pollution discolouring Taj Mahal: ASI

Pollution discolouring Taj Mahal: ASI

Centuries of pollution is slowly turning the Taj Mahal yellow despite continuing government efforts to save the historic monument in northern India, officials of the Archeological Survey have said.

May 18, 2015, 11:57 AM IST

Stonehenge was once a complete circle

Archaeologists have solved one of the many mysteries of Stonehenge, showing that the iconic monument was once a complete circle.

Sep 03, 2014, 14:43 PM IST

Ancient road to Stonehenge uncovered

Archaeologists have found a road that they believe may have led to the `mysterious` Stonehenge.

Sep 12, 2013, 13:39 PM IST

US to fund Mughal monument restoration

Restoration work at Sunderwala Burj is being undertaken by the Aga Khan Trust.

May 05, 2011, 10:04 AM IST

US to fund Mughal monument restoration

US will fund an initiative to support preservation of India`s heritage.

May 04, 2011, 17:51 PM IST

Rs 96 lakh German grant for Mughal-era monument

Restoration and conservation
efforts of Chausath Khamba, a 16th century Mughal-era monument
in Nizamuddin here has received a boost in the form of a
grant of Rs 96 lakhs by Germany.

Apr 13, 2011, 20:36 PM IST

Heritage monument damaged by encroachers in Jammu

A 150-year-old Mahal built by the
Dogra kings in Jammu and Kashmir has suffered "heavy damage"
due to encroachment.

Mar 21, 2011, 15:39 PM IST

Barcelona to erect monument to gays and lesbians

The exact site of pink, triangular stone monument has not yet been decided.

Dec 31, 2010, 11:53 AM IST

Monument for al Qaeda victims to be built in Iraq

The building was used as a prison for people kidnapped by al Qaeda.

Nov 28, 2010, 12:06 PM IST

Encroachment on 249 centrally-protected monuments

A total of 249 centrally-protected
monuments and archaeological remains in the country have been
encroached upon, with Uttar Pradesh topping the list with 79
such structures.

May 05, 2010, 21:05 PM IST

Par panel unhappy over shortage of ASI monument attendants

A Parliamentary Estimates Committee on Tuesday rapped the Ministry of Culture for failing to ensure that ASI had enough monument attendants to look after heritage structures and reduce its dependence on paramilitary and police.

Apr 27, 2010, 23:10 PM IST

Lanka Army erects monument where it killed Prabhakaran

Sri Lankan Army is erecting a monument where LTTE chief V Prabhakaran was killed near the Nandikadal lagoon in Mullaittivu district to depict its final victory over the Tamil Tigers last year.

Mar 07, 2010, 13:56 PM IST

Cleopatra monument

Archaeologists have found an ancient temple pylon from Cleopatra palace.

Dec 18, 2009, 09:04 AM IST