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Unesco status wouldve boosted tourism: Experts

NEW DELHI: It's the age-old debate of heritage versus development. Area wise both the zones of Shahjahanabad and LBZ, nominated for Delhi's Imperial Capital Cities dossier, combined are less than 2% of the capital's total area. Experts stress that a ... Times of India, 1 hour ago

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‘Heritage tag could have slowed growth’

A day after the Centre withdrew Delhi’s nomination for a Unesco World Heritage City tag, the culture ministry had defended this step stating that they were worried about its impact on the capital’s development.
 Times of India1 hour ago Heritage tag could have slowed growth  Times of India1 hour ago

Destruction of Palymra by Islamic State would be "an enormous loss to humanity": UNESCO

DAMASCUS: The Islamic State group seized Syria's Palmyra on Thursday, reportedly giving it control of half of the country as UNESCO warned the destruction of the ancient city would be "an enormous loss to humanity". Experts said the capture of the ...
 Economic Times17 hours ago World urged to save Palmyra  Gulf Daily News18 hours ago Daesh seizes Syria's Palmyra  Emirates24718 hours ago IS threatens to destroy Palmyra ruins hours ago

EU: Palmyra destruction by IS would be considered war crime

Source: Afp News - 9 hours ago Destruction of Palmyra would be 'loss to humanity' 01:13 The destruction of the UNESCO World Heritage site of Palmyra would be an "enormous loss to humanity", the head of the organisation warned Thursday after Islamic ...
 NewsR.in23 hours ago Ruins of Palmyra in peril as ISIS takes control, UNESCO concerned  Zee News1 day ago Destruction of Palmyra by ISIS would be 'enormous loss to humanity', says UNESCO chief  Zee News1 day ago Destruction of Palmyra would be 'enormous loss to humanity': UNESCO chief  Lebanon Daily Star1 day ago
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Delhi gives up bid to get world heritage city tag

Delhi is no longer vying for UNESCO's World Heritage City status for which it had been preparing for the past seven years. The Centre withdrew the capital's nomination earlier this month fearing a heritage tag may hamper development in the city.
 Hindustan Times5 hours ago World Heritage City status: You can move Unesco  Times of India1 month ago

'Delhi out of heritage city race', heritage lovers dismayed

New Delhi, May 22 (PTI) The decision to pull Delhi out of the race for UNESCO World Heritage City tag has left history and heritage lovers disappointed. "It is an anti-climax. All our efforts have come to naught. And to remove it at the last moment ...
 Press Trust of India10 hours ago 'Delhi out of heritage city race', heritage lovers dismayed  Zee News4 hours ago Delhi out of heritage city race, heritage lovers dismayed  Economic Times8 hours ago PTI - HERITAGE-REAX - 'Delhi out of heritage city race', heritage lovers dismayed  Namibia Press Agency9 hours ago

Here are the places in Ireland that could become UNESCO Heritage Sites

A LIST OF seven new sites has been put together by the government for potential world heritage status. Currently, Ireland has two other UNESCO World Heritage sites, Brú na Bóinne, the Megalithic site in Co Meath, and Sceilig Mhichíli, an island ...
 TheJournal.ie9 hours ago Burgundy UNESCO world heritage plan suffers setback  Wine Business Online1 day ago Cannes in the running for UNESCO World Heritage award  Riviera Times2 days ago World heritage tag: Lessons on how not to goof up  Times of India5 days ago

Smriti Irani to attend UNESCO conference in China

Beijing, May 21 (PTI) HRD minister Smriti Irani would join about 40 education ministers from across the world in China this week at a UNESCO conference to deliberate on how information and communication technologies can be leveraged to support the ...
 Press Trust of India1 day ago Govt redfaced after BJP MP slams quality of education  Hindustan Times2 months ago

Syria: Islamic State seizes parts of UNESCO World Heritage city of Palmyra - monitor

Beirut: Islamic State fighters seized about a third of the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra on Wednesday after heavy clashes with the military and allied combatants, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said. Islamic State fighters ...
 Sydney Morning Herald2 days ago IS overruns parts of Unesco-listed Syrian city  Prokerala2 days ago Ancient City Of Palmyra Seized By The Islamic State  Empowered News5 hours ago
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UNESCO chief alarmed by Islamic State militants near Syria's ancient Palmyra

Bokova says Syria's UNESCO world heritage site famous for its 2,000-year-old ruins should not become the target of any military activity. BEIRUT: The UN cultural agency's chief says she is alarmed by developments in Syria, where Islamic State militants are ...
 Economic Times1 week ago UNESCO chief alarmed by clashes near Syria's ancient Palmyra  Business Standard1 week ago
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