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
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
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
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
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
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
Archaeologists have found a road that they believe may have led to the `mysterious` Stonehenge.Sep 12, 2013, 13:39 PM IST
Restoration work at Sunderwala Burj is being undertaken by the Aga Khan Trust.May 05, 2011, 10:04 AM IST
US will fund an initiative to support preservation of India`s heritage.May 04, 2011, 17:51 PM IST
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.
A 150-year-old Mahal built by the
Dogra kings in Jammu and Kashmir has suffered "heavy damage"
due to encroachment.
The exact site of pink, triangular stone monument has not yet been decided.Dec 31, 2010, 11:53 AM IST
The building was used as a prison for people kidnapped by al Qaeda.Nov 28, 2010, 12:06 PM IST
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
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
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