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PM congratulates people for Elephanta Island's electricity supply, says 'new development phase'
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'Elephanta Island's electricity supply beginning development p...

to Gharapuri Isle, which houses the Unesco World Heritage site Elephanta Caves, as a "new beginning of a period of development". "I was just watching the TV news two days ago that electricity has reached three villages of the Elephanta Island after 70 years ... Business Standard, 3 weeks ago
Elephanta Island to get permanent power supply Deccan Herald, 1 month ago

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Huge fire at Tibet's revered temple sparks fears of its future

A major fire broke out at one of Tibets holiest Buddhist temples, Jokhang Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site in the capital Lhasa with a history of more than 1,300 years. There were no reports of any casualties, state-run Xinhua news agency reported, ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Tibet's most sacred Buddhist temple catches fire  Business Standard1 month ago Chinese officials rule out arson in Tibet Buddhist temple fire  Business Standard1 month ago

Arunachal Pradesh seeks world heritage tag for two sites

The Arunachal Pradesh government has raised the pitch for inclusion of two of its sites in UNESCO's World Heritage list.The Apatani cultural landscape in Ziro Valley under Lower Subansiri district of the state and Thembang Dzong, a fortified village in West ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Indians at Taj to be capped at 40,000, differential ticket pricing

In an apparent bid to tackle the heavy rush at the Taj Mahal, a UNESCO world heritage site, the government has decided to cap the number of Indian visitors to 40,000 and aslo resorting to differential ticket pricing. According to the Archaeological Survey of ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Tourist entry at Taj Mahal to be capped at 40,000 daily  Rediff.com2 months ago

After 70 years of Independence electricity reaches Elephanta Caves

A 7.5-km long undersea cable has brought electricity to the world-famous Gharapuri Isle, which houses the UNESCO world heritage site.
 DNA4 weeks ago 70 years after Independence power reaches Elephanta Isle near Mumbai  Prokerala1 month ago 70 years after Independence Elephanta finally gets electricity  Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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CSTM not to lose World Heritage site tag by converting offices into museum: Railways

The Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSTM) building would not lose its Unesco World Heritage site tag even if it shifts the Central Railway offices from there to convert the office space into a museum, Railway Ministry officials claim.The Central Railway ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

Wildlife Institute of India gets new building for world's natural heritage in Dehradun

A new building of a centre for management of world's natural heritage, which will cater to the capacity-building needs of the Asia-Pacific region, was today inaugurated by Union environment minister Harsh Vardhan at the Wildlife Institute of India (WII) in ...
 DNA1 week ago WII gets new building for centre for mgmt of world's natural heritage  Business Standard2 weeks ago

Samsung partners With Unesco for videos on Indian heritage sites

Samsung India has entered into a partnership with Unesco Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) to launch 360 video and virtual reality (VR) content of two magnificent Indian heritage sites - the Sun Temple in ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

East China city seeks World Heritage status

as a candidate for World Heritage status in 2019. The site on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang's capital, dates to 3300-2300 BC, roughly contemporaneous with the Old Kingdom period in ancient Egypt and the Sumer civilisation in Mesopotamia, Xinhua ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

UNESCO allows construction at Nepal heritage site

[Nepal], Jan 7 (ANI): The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Sunday gave the green signal to the construction of a temple complex in the Hanumandhoka buffer zone, which falls in the Durbar Square, located in the ...
 Sify2 months ago
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