Angkor Wat temple

Hamid Ansari visits famous Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia

Vice President Hamid Ansari today visited Angkor Wat, the world's largest Hindu temple complex, days after India allayed Cambodian concerns over reports of building of a replica of the world heritage site in Bihar.

Sep 17, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Vice President Hamid Ansari embarks on visit to Cambodia, Laos

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday embarked on a visit to Cambodia and Laos during which he will hold talks with leadership there to strengthen ties and shore up the "below potential" bilateral trade and investment as part of India's push for an enduring partnership with ASEAN countries.

Sep 15, 2015, 11:55 AM IST

Temple in Bihar not ''exact replica'' of Angkor Wat

Bihar`s richest temple trust on Friday said the proposed world`s largest Hindu temple in East Champaran district was not an "exact replica" of any temple in the world.

Aug 14, 2015, 17:24 PM IST

India urged to stop Angkor Wat ''replica'' plan

 Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Hor Namhong on Tuesday requested the Indian government to tell an Indian trust, Mahavir Mandir, to abandon its plan to build a near replica of Cambodia`s famed Angkor Wat temple, a spokesman said.

Aug 11, 2015, 14:18 PM IST

Cambodia lodges protest with India over Angkor Wat replica

Cambodia has lodged a protest to India over a private trust's plans to build an Angkor Wat replica in Bihar, saying it "seriously violates" the 12th century Hindu temple and a world heritage property which holds exceptional and universal value.

Jun 07, 2015, 17:35 PM IST

N Korea builds mysterious "panorama museum" in Cambodia

North Korea`s first "tangible" monument in Cambodia, one of the reclusive state`s closest allies in Asia, is set to open soon in Siem Reap near the ancient Angkor Wat temple complex.

Mar 04, 2013, 13:55 PM IST