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Doon to have world’s first centre for conservation of natural heritage
Times of India

Doon to have world’s first centre for conservation of natura...

India on Wednesday signed an agreement with the Unesco to establish the world's first centre for the conservation of 'natural' World Heritage sites at the Wildlife Institute of India (WII), Dehradun. The Institute will cater to the entire Asia-Pacific region ... Economic Times, 1 day ago

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Mail & Guardian Online

Savagery endemic to our times

In May this year, the Islamic State captured the modern city of Palmyra. The adjoining Unesco world heritage site is a breathtaking archaeological complex. In the second century, this oasis city in the Syrian Desert was one of the grandest and ...
 Mail & Guardian Online5 days ago Second ancient Syrian temple attacked by IS  Design MENA4 days ago ISIS blow up 2,000-year-old Temple of Bel in Palmyra in Syria  ZimbabweNation.com4 days ago UNESCO chief: IS destruction of Syrian temple 'intolerable'  Rediff.com2 days ago
Abu Dhabi National

Behind the scenes at the UAE's oldest university

Al Ain, a Unesco World Heritage site that has attracted travellers for more than 5,000 years, is the birthplace of the late Founding father Sheikh Zayed and home to the Royal Family of Abu Dhabi. It also has a reputation as an oasis of learning.
 Abu Dhabi National5 days ago UNESCO hands over certificate on inclusion of Askiya to List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage  UzDaily.com6 days ago Heritage expert Masaya Masui inspects Nalanda varsity ruins for UNESCO tag  Economic Times1 week ago Heritage expert inspects Nalanda varsity ruins for Unesco tag  Times of India1 week ago
Digital Journal

Vietnam's Ho Citadel - An unlikely UNESCO World Heritage site

Of the eight locations getting the honored designation, three are citadels, dating back to Vietnam's dynastic age. And many of the sites have great geographical and historical significance, such as Ha Long Bay and the monuments complex in Hue. But ...
 Digital Journal4 days ago The strange, empty citadel of Vietnam  CNN Money1 week ago UNESCO Recognizes Indigenous Rights, Cultures in World Heritage Rules  The Pew Charitable Trusts1 week ago World's unlikeliest heritage site  CNN1 week ago
Asian Lite

Centre shot heritage city plan with eye on LBZ

Heritage lovers felt baffled when the city pulled out of the Unesco World Heritage City race in May after years of preparation.
 Times of India6 days ago Who stopped UNESCO from declaring Delhi a Heritage City?  Prokerala1 week ago HERITAGE CITY: Why UNESCO delays decision on Delhi?  Asian Lite1 week ago
Hindustan Times

AAP govt asks Centre to nominate Delhi for 2016 Unesco status

Criticising the Centre for withdrawing the capital's nomination from Unesco's list of World Heritage Cities, the AAP government has asked it to resend the nomination to be considered for the next year. Delhi chief secretary KK Sharma on August ...
 Hindustan Times6 days ago Nomination of "Delhi's Imperial Capital Cities" not withdrawn  Business Standard4 weeks ago
Irish Times

An Taisce objects to Star Wars filming on Skellig Michael

Heather Humphreys asked to outline reasons for allowing shoot at Unesco heritage site Skellig Michael, off the coast of Co Kerry. Photograph: Design Pics/Gareth McCormack Lorna Siggins Topics: News Heather Humphreys Ian Lumley Eu European ...
 Irish Times1 week ago An Taisce opposes filming of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on Skellig Michael due to risk...  Irish Independent1 week ago

Hampi, Machu Picchu may be twins!

The two cities, built between the 14th and 15th centuries, have sun temples and been declared heritage sites by Unesco. BENGALURU: If everything goes as per plan, the number of Western tourists visiting Hampi may go up in a few years as the state government ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Indian Express

Vessel of Discontent: Thatheras in Punjab find themselves in a struggle for survival

In December last year, this unique craft found its way into UNESCO's List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH), alongside Turkish art of marbling, and the Japanese technique of making hand-made paper, called Washi. Thatheras at work in ...
 Indian Express1 week ago

Rani ki Vav suffers damage from deluge

Rani ki Vav at Patan, which became the second Unesco archaeological World Heritage Site in the Gujarat last June — after Champaner — has had to bear the brunt of the recent heavy downpours in north Gujarat.
 Times of India1 week ago
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