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Jihad on Heritage: UNESCO Sites the World May Lose Forever

Militants ofthe Islamic State terrorist organization have looted and destroyed nearly 750 cultural heritage sited inSyria sincethe beginning ofthe conflict inthe country, Syria's Deputy Culture Minister Ali Al-Qayyim said. UNESCO formed special ... Sputnik, 1 day ago
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'No damage' to Syria's ancient …

Damascus, May 27 (IANS/AKI) The 2,000-year-old Unesco World Heritage site of Palmyra has not been damaged by Islamic State terrorists who ovverran the ancient city, a top Syrian archaeology official said. "The site has not been damaged so far," ...
 Yahoo! India1 day ago Syria's Ancient City of Palmyra Yet Untouched by ISIL Militants UNESCO  Sputnik1 day ago IS kills 400 Syrians in Unesco-listed city  ProKerala.com3 days ago 'No damage' to Syria's ancient city of Palmyra  Daijiworldcom16 hours ago
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Delhi pulls out of heritage city race

Comment · print · T T T+· T- : 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 ...
 The Hindu4 days ago ‘Heritage tag could have slowed growth’  Times of India4 days ago 'Delhi out of heritage city race', heritage lovers dismayed  Press Trust of India5 days ago Centre pulls out Delhi from race for heritage title  The Gulf Today4 days ago

‘Unesco tag would have kept heritage encroachment-free’

Experts feel that earning the coveted Unesco tag would not only have ramped up revenues through enhanced tourism, but also helped in keeping monuments and heritage buildings in  Delhi free of encroachment. “I think we have lost a great opportunity. The ...
 Asian Age3 days ago Mr PM, how does heritage tag for Delhi hit development: Experts  Rediff.com3 days ago UNESCO Tag Can Help Heritage Sites Stay Encroachment-Free: Experts  New Indian Express3 days ago PTI - HERITAGE-EXPERTS - 'UNESCO tag would have helped keep heritage encroachment-free'  Namibia Press Agency3 days ago
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Masuleh to Get Enlisted in UNESCO

TEHRAN (MNA) Iran's historical city Masuleh is to be announced as UNESCO Historical Heritage Site in September. A heritage tourism site, Masuleh is visited by thousands of tourists every year with a population of 554 individuals from 180 ...
 Kayhan International1 day ago Iran calls for action to save Palmyra  Islamic Republic News Agency2 days ago A look at Iran's registered and unregistered heritage at UNESCO  Islamic Republic News Agency1 week ago Iran's cultural, historical heritages registered in UNESCO  Islamic Republic News Agency1 week ago

UNESCO status wouldve boosted Delhi 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 ...
 Economic Times4 days ago Unesco status would’ve boosted tourism: Experts  Times of India4 days ago Unesco status wouldve boosted tourism: Experts  Times of India4 days ago

Destruction of Palmyra would be 'enormous loss to humanity': UNESCO chief

PARIS: The destruction of the UNESCO World Heritage site of Palmyra would be an "enormous loss to humanity," the head of the organization warned Thursday after ISIS fighters seized the ancient Syrian city. "Palmyra is an extraordinary World ...
 Lebanon Daily Star6 days ago Ruins of Palmyra in peril as ISIS takes control, UNESCO concerned  Zee News6 days ago Destruction of Palmyra by ISIS would be 'enormous loss to humanity', says UNESCO chief  Zee News6 days ago Destruction of Palmyra would be enormous loss to humanity: UNESCO chief  Daily Times5 days ago
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Cultural diversity is humanity's shared heritage: UNSECO Chief

On the occasion of UN-established World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development (WDCDD, May 21), UNESCO Chief Irina Bokova in her message urged the member nations 'to unleash the creative potential of our different languages and ...
 Meri News6 days ago World Day for Cultural Diversity marked in Syria through event reviving Syria's heritage  Syrian Arab News Agency5 days ago Use UN convention on cultural diversity to conserve Uganda's rich heritage?  Uganda Daily Monitor5 days 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 days ago Center gives up bid for world heritage  HT Syndication4 days ago World Heritage City status: You can move Unesco  Times of India1 month 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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