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Secrets of Humayun's tomb revealed

Secrets of Humayun's tomb revealed

Many intriguing stories from Emperor Humayun's exile in Persia to his death will be revealed on the show on Discovery. DNA, 6 days ago
Secrets of Humayun’s Tomb revealed Asian Age, 5 days ago
Secrets of Humayun Tomb revealed India Today, 6 days ago

Humayun's Tomb unburied

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Before undertaking conservation works a significant archival research programme was initiated. The necropolis of Mughal dynasty, the Humayun's Tomb, built in the 1560s, stands revealed basking in its ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Secrets of Humayun's Tomb  The Hindu1 week ago
New Indian Express

The Emperor's Tale

History text books rarely chronicle history. They are as selectively factual as government press releases. To develop an objective view of the past, one has to first unlearn all the facts that were handed out at school. The Mughals, for example, ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
The Express Tribune

Catching up with Yousuf Salahuddin

Cultur­al icon shares plans of produc­ing a drama serial on the life of Mughal Empero­r Jahang­ir Salahuddin lauds the local film industry for not taking advantage of so-called liberalism as compared to Bollywood. PHOTOS: PUBLICITY ...
 The Express Tribune1 month ago

Conserving heritage

The revamped Humanyun's Tomb in the Capital was nothing short of sheer hard work. But it helped hike the footfalls of visitors manifold. Noted conservation architect, Ratish Nanda, the force behind the restoration, has since been handed the ...
 The Statesman2 days ago
Ani News

'Seduction of Delhi', a fascinating combination of poetic verse and drawings

Jul 26, 7:36 pm New Delhi, July 26 ( ANI ): Diplomat-author Abhay K's fifth collection of poems titled "The Seduction of Delhi", as former diplomat-turned politician Pawan Verma puts it, is a journey of city through centuries, and ...
 Ani News6 days ago Seduction of Delhi, a fascinating combination of poetic verse and drawings  Financial Express6 days ago Take a tour of Delhi with these 16 defining films  IBNLive India News2 weeks ago

The soldier who became a legend

A fortnight after he became the face of the Indian soldier in the Kargil war, on July 8, 1999, Vikram Batra died. He was mortally wounded after fighting through the night while recapturing Peak 4875. He was ill, but had insisted that he was fit for the mission and completed it in a manner that put him alongside some of India's greatest military heroes. Eleven years ago, to mark the fifth anniversary of the Kargil war,'s Archana Masih and photographer Seema Pant traveled to Palampur ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

Restoring mughal magnificence

Commissioned by his first wife, Bega Begum, in 1569-70 and designed by Mirak Mirza Ghiyas, a Persian architect of her choice, at a cost of Rs 1.5 million, Mughal Emperor Humayan's tomb — in Nizamuddin East, Delhi, close to the Old Fort he founded ...
 The Statesman6 days ago

Is this really red fort?

Is the Red Fort (Lal Qila), red? Yes, the same Red Fort from whose red standstone ramparts the prime minister delivers his Independence Day speech. You would say yes, it certainly is. But that's only half the story. Stroll around to the other ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago
Abu Dhabi National

Toronto's Aga Khan Park: Inspired by Islamic gardens around the world

When he came to design the 6.8-hectare Aga Khan Park in Toronto, the Lebanon-based landscape architect Vladimir Djurovic took his cues from age-old Islamic gardens around the world, creating a space that is designed to both captivate and act as a ...
 Abu Dhabi National1 week ago
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