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.

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.

Ancient road to Stonehenge uncovered

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

US to fund Mughal monument restoration

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

US to fund Mughal monument restoration

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

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.

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.

Barcelona to erect monument to gays and lesbians

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

Monument for al Qaeda victims to be built in Iraq

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

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.

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.

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.

Cleopatra monument

Archaeologists have found an ancient temple pylon from Cleopatra palace.