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UP making millions from Taj Mahal yet unable to protect it: NGT

UP making millions from Taj Mahal yet unable to protect it: NGT

The National Green Tribunal has come down heavily on the Akhilesh Yadav government over dumping of solid waste in River Yamuna near the Taj Mahal, saying the state was unable to protect the 17th century monument from which it was making "millions".

Taj Mahal one of 50 most beautiful places in Asia

Taj Mahal one of 50 most beautiful places in Asia

Built entirely in marble by Mughal emperor Shahjahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz, is located in Agra, about 200 km south of New Delhi.

Taj Mahal, Vaishno Devi among 10 iconic places to be cleaned!

Taj Mahal, Vaishno Devi among 10 iconic places to be cleaned!

The Centre has identified 10 iconic places with higher footfalls, including Taj Mahal and Vaishno Devi, to be cleaned on par with international standards for which the World Bank will provide technical assistance, officials said today.

Watch: Interesting facts you didn't know about Taj Mahal, Agra!

Watch: Interesting facts you didn't know about Taj Mahal, Agra!

Here are some unknown facts about Taj Mahal!

Deccan India has its own ‘Taj’ and it’s called Bibi-Ka-Maqbara – See pics

Deccan India has its own ‘Taj’ and it’s called Bibi-Ka-Maqbara – See pics

Built in the memory of Rabia-ul-Daurani alias Dilras Banu Begum (wife of Mughal Emperor Aurangazeb), the construction of the beautiful tomb was initiated by her son Azam Shah. 

UP govt approves 'bicycle highway' between Taj and lion safari

The Cabinet approved implementation of Prime Minister Crop Insurance scheme from the Kharif season 2016.

In Princess Diana's footsteps, William and Kate visit Taj Mahal

In Princess Diana's footsteps, William and Kate visit Taj Mahal

William and Kate sat side by side on the same bench where his late mother was photographed on a solitary visit in 1992.

Taj Mahal ready for royal couple Prince William and Kate Middleton

Taj Mahal ready for royal couple Prince William and Kate Middleton

The Taj Mahal is ready for the hyped visit of British royal couple, prince William and Kate, on Saturday.

Prince William, Kate Middleton have a set agenda for India visit

Prince William, Kate Middleton have a set agenda for India visit

Prince William and Kate Middleton will arrive in Mumbai today on a seven-day tour of India and Bhutan. The visit builds on the strong bonds between the two countries, British High Commission (BHC) said today.

Britain`s William and Kate head for taste of India

Britain`s Prince William and his wife Kate head to India on Sunday for a tour that will see them mix with glamorous Bollywood stars and children from the Mumbai slums.

Pakistani team probing Pathankot terror attack wants to visit Taj Mahal and Ajmer

Pakistani team probing Pathankot terror attack wants to visit Taj Mahal and Ajmer

A Pakistani team is visiting India to probe the terror attack on the Indian Air Force base at Pathankot in Punjab in January.

Taj Mahal minaret’s vertex suffers damage during repair work?

Taj Mahal minaret’s vertex suffers damage during repair work?

The repairing work at one of the glorious wonders of the world, Taj Mahal, has reportedly caused damage to the vertex of its south western minaret.

British royal couple to attend Bollywood gala in Mumbai

British royal couple to attend Bollywood gala in Mumbai

A Bollywood gala awaits Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton during their upcoming India visit next month.

Taj Mahal sees drop in foreign tourists arrival

There has been a constant fall in the number of foreign tourists visiting Taj Mahal over the last few years though the government has undertaken various steps to ensure tourism-friendly environment in the country, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Azam Khan confesses 'love' for Sadhvi Prachi

Azam Khan confesses 'love' for Sadhvi Prachi

Seems, courting controversies is senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's favourite pass time. Khan has now publicly confessed his love for none other than BJP firebrand leader Sadhvi Prachi who herself is famous for her controversial statements.

Azam Khan supports Taj Mahal was 'Tejomahalay', dares Shiv Sena to demolish it like Babri Masjid

Azam Khan supports Taj Mahal was 'Tejomahalay', dares Shiv Sena to demolish it like Babri Masjid

Known for courting controversial statements, senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Saturday stoked fresh controversy when he said that he supports Hindus claim on Taj Mahal, further daring Shiv Sena to demolish it like Babri Masjid.

British royal couple to start first India visit in Mumbai

British royal couple to start first India visit in Mumbai

Britain`s Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton will arrive here on April 10 for their first ever visit to India, an official statement said on Monday.

Prince William, Kate Middleton to visit India in April - Here's complete itinerary

Prince William, Kate Middleton to visit India in April - Here's complete itinerary

Prince William and Kate Middleton will be visiting India in April, 2016.

Azam Khan stirs controversy, wants Rashtrapati Bhawan and Parliament House to be demolished - know why

Azam Khan stirs controversy, wants Rashtrapati Bhawan and Parliament House to be demolished - know why

Senior Samajwadi Party leader and UP Cabinet Minister Azam Khan has stoked a fresh controversy on Saturday.