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Unesco draws action plan to safeguard Iraqi heritage

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 09:19

Unesco said cultural heritage experts have agreed on an "emergency response action plan" to safeguard Iraq`s rich and diverse cultural heritage.

3,860 monuments of national importance in India

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 08:17

There are 3,680 monuments of national importance in India, of which over 950 sites are identified as places of worship, parliament was told Tuesday.

Garbage treatment plant near monuments in Goa raises stink

Last Updated: Saturday, May 17, 2014, 11:12

A proposed garbage treatment plant near world-famous monuments in Goa, which are protected by the Archaeological Survey of India and visited by a large number of tourists, has drawn opposition from the locals.

Matt Damon not shocked by George Clooney engagement

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 12:45

Actor Matt Damon was not surprised to hear that his good friend George Clooney got engaged.

ASI, Google unveil 360-degree online view of 30 monuments

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 20:34

The iconic Taj Mahal is among 30 Indian monuments which can now be "visited" online with a 360-degree panoramic view, thanks to a novel initiative.

`LEGO Movie` tops `Monuments Men` to score huge U.S. box office win

Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 03:01

`The LEGO Movie,` an animated film based on the colorful plastic children`s blocks, snapped up $69.1 million in ticket sales to top weekend box office charts, easily beating the George Clooney World War Two film `The Monuments Men.`

George Clooney `shocks` dad with latest prank

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 17:34

George Clooney shocked his father with his latest prank during the filming on ` Monuments Men`.

For ``Monuments Men,`` George Clooney gets surprise German gift

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 04:55

For the most ambitious of his five films as director, George Clooney assembled a top-shelf cast of fellow actors to play art experts tasked with retrieving artistic treasure stolen by the Germans during World War Two.

Clooney enjoyed working in flopped films

Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 10:34

Actor George Clooney says he had fun while shooting for films which didn`t work at the box office.

Entries for night out with George Clooney raise $500K

Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2014, 16:12

Applications for a night out with George Clooney have helped raise more than 540,000 dollars.

When Clooney made Damon feel fat

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 07:28

While filming "The Monuments Men", actor-director George Clooney, played a prank on Matt Damon, making the latter feel that he was gaining weight.

From Tokyo to Texas, Berlin festival films dissect family life

Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 00:34

Portrayals of the difficulties of family life in Tokyo around World War Two and in Texas in the 21st century lend a domestic tone to the Berlin Film Festival`s competition this year.