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ASI to survey Kashi Vishwanath temple site, know all about the Gyanvapi mosque dispute

The Varanasi court directed the Director General of ASI to form an expert panel of five members comprising two members preferably from the minority community.

Apr 09, 2021, 14:01 PM IST

Ministry of Culture announces seven new circles of Archaeological Survey of India

Patel said that the Ministry of Culture has taken this step in accordance with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to facilitate and strengthen the process of preservation and registration of archaeological monuments.

Aug 26, 2020, 23:12 PM IST

ASI monuments to reopen from July 6; visitors to be capped, masks mandatory: Centre

The rules of the states and the districts, in which the monuments are located, will be followed when they are opened for visit.

Jul 02, 2020, 21:06 PM IST

Delhi Police ASI suspended for not wearing mask, flouting social distancing norms

An Assistant Sub-Inspector of Delhi Police was suspended for not wearing mask and flouting social distancing norms recommended by the Centre to curb further spread of the deadly coronavirus infection.

Jun 04, 2020, 20:51 PM IST

Mumbai Police ASI dies due to coronavirus; over 1154 Maharashtra cops infected with COVID-19

Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has claimed yet another life of a policeman in Mumbai. The deceased has been identified as ASI Madhukar Mane who was posted in Mumbai.

May 16, 2020, 13:20 PM IST

Additional SHO caught youth for dragging ASI on car's bonnet

नाके पर रोका तो ASI को बोनट पर 50 मी. घसीटा, पुलिस वालों ने पीछा कर दबोचा युवक.

May 02, 2020, 12:02 PM IST

Punjab: Jalandhar Police caught youth for dragging ASI

A car driver dragged an Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) as the officer clung to the car's bonnet at Milk Bar Chowk in Jalandhar.

May 02, 2020, 12:00 PM IST

World Heritage Day: Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Humayun's Tomb to light up in honours of coronavirus warriors

At Humayun's tomb, the ASI will lit at least 41 diyas to symbolize the 41 days of lockdown period.

Apr 18, 2020, 16:23 PM IST

Doctors successfully re-implant ASI's hand chopped off in attack in Patiala, after 7.5-hour surgery

Assistant Sub-Inspector Harjeet Singh's hand was severed in an attack by a group of Nihangs in Patiala today.

Apr 12, 2020, 23:13 PM IST

Punjab: Search operation continues to nab accused of assaulting ASI in Patiala

In Punjab, search operation continues to nab accused of assaulting Assistant Sub-Inspector in the Patiala in the leadership of Inspector General.

Apr 12, 2020, 17:04 PM IST

7 arrested for attacking policemen in Punjab

A group of Nihang Sikhs, who got into a scuffle with policemen at Patiala vegetable market chopped off a hand of an assiatant sub-inspector and injured other cop, a station house officer. The incident took place at around 6:15 am on Sunday (April 12) morning outside a wholesale vegetable market in Sanaur town in Punjab.

Apr 12, 2020, 16:00 PM IST

Punjab: ASI's hand chopped off; two others injured

A group of ‘Nihangs’ (Sikhs armed with traditional weapons and dressed in loose blue top), on Sunday allegedly attacked a police team in Punjab’s Patiala district, on being asked to stop, chopping off a policeman’s hand and injuring two others.

Apr 12, 2020, 12:18 PM IST

Delhi Police ASI tests positive for coronavirus, shifted to AIIMS for treatment

The ASI is posted in Delhi Police Traffic department and cops are now ascertaining how he contracted coronavirus. 

Apr 08, 2020, 10:11 AM IST

Visiting hours of 10 historical monuments across India extended

Historical monuments in India are a major tourist attraction and extending the visiting hours could result in an increase in footfall.

Jul 29, 2019, 18:32 PM IST

ASI unearths decorated 'legged' coffins with skeletons during excavation in Uttar Pradesh

The excavation took place in Sinauli area of the district.

May 02, 2019, 21:30 PM IST

Part of Charminar collapses during repair work

A small part of Hyderabad’s historical Charminar’s minaret fell down on Wednesday night. This historical structure, which is more than 400 years old, and is made of limestone was being renovated by the Archeological Survey of India (ASI) over the last few months.

May 02, 2019, 09:32 AM IST

Portion of Charminar collapses during repair work

The portion came crashing down when repair work was underway on the 16th-century monument.

May 02, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

Imam's body slams ASI over 'ban' on offering namaz at Taj Mahal mosque, alleges 'double standard'

Justifying its decision to ban namaz at the mosque, which is in the premises of Taj Mahal, the ASI had said that it was merely following a Supreme Court order.

Nov 06, 2018, 23:23 PM IST

Taj Mahal, Somnath Temple, Khajuraho among 17 sites to be developed as 'Iconic Tourist Sites'

Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism KJ Alphons said that 17 sites in 12 clusters in the country will be developed under Iconic Tourist Sites Development Project

Jul 24, 2018, 15:32 PM IST

First-ever evidence of Bronze Age chariots found in UP

For the first time ever, the ASI has unearthed the remains of a chariot and other antique items that belong to 'Bronze Age' (2000-1800 BC) in Uttar Pradesh's Sinauli village.

Jun 07, 2018, 07:03 AM IST