Bagan ban: Myanmar stops tourists scaling prized pagodas

Myanmar is eager to see Bagan designated as a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) world heritage site.

Christiane Amanpour appointed UNESCO goodwill ambassador

The UNESCO on Thursday appointed renowned journalist Christiane Amanpour as the goodwill ambassador for freedom of expression and journalist safety.

PM Modi arrives in Paris on his first leg of three nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Paris on Friday on the first leg of his three nation tour.

We will defend and protect rights and liberty of every citizen: PM Modi at UNESCO HQ

We will defend and protect rights and liberty of every citizen: PM Modi at UNESCO HQ

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) here, and said that the world is and will remain a better place because of the UN.

International seminar of UNESCO in Guwahati from Nov 25

A two-day international seminar of UNESCO is scheduled to be held in Assaem from November 25 next.

UNESCO expresses concern over Pashupati crematorium plans

UNESCO has expressed its concern over the ongoing construction of the first electric crematorium on the banks of Bagmati river.