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Centurion Magazine Online

Salt seeks recognition as World Heritage Site

SALT — Nominating Salt for UNESCO's World Heritage Site list will positively reflect on the city in terms of its economy and tourism, Municipal Affairs Minister Walid Masri said Tuesday. At a ceremony held by the Greater Salt Municipality to ... Jordan Times, 6 days ago
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Indian Express

Ek Paheli Leela is shot at iconic locations of Rajasthan

Director Bobby Khan chose to shoot Sunny Leone starrer Ek Paheli Leela at real locations and heritage sites like the famous Khimsar Fort, the sand dunes and many other. Rajasthan is known for its heritage sites and old world charm. The state and ...
 Indian Express4 days ago Sunny Leone shooting for Ek Paheli Leela  News Track India5 days ago Ek Paheli Leela Shot in the Iconic locations of Rajasthan  Page3 Bollywood4 days ago
Budapest Business Journal

Retailers could close at World Heritage sites for Sundays

, 12:50 PM CET The Hungarian government submitted a bill to Parliament yesterday that will not allow retailers operating in World Heritage sites to be exempt from Sunday opening hour restrictions, Hungarian news agency MTI reported today. MTI ...
 Budapest Business Journal5 days ago Rwanda: Govt Wants UNESCO to Include Genocide Memorials On World Heritage Sites  AllAfrica.com5 days ago Switzerland's commitment to World Heritage gets strong  International Union for Conservation of Nature6 days ago Swiss commit to boosting UNESCO heritage sites  Swiss Info1 week ago

Google’s virtual tour includes 31 more sites from India

Google unveiled panoramic imagery of 31 more heritage sites on Google Maps and Google Cultural Institute on Thursday. People around the world will be able to take virtual tours of monuments including the Gateway of India, Sun Temple, Mysore Palace and the ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 week ago Google adds 7 heritage sites for virtual 360-degree tour  Deccan Herald1 week ago Google Maps: 31 new Indian heritage sites added by Google  India Today1 week ago Google adds panoramic views of 31 Indian heritage sites  Digit.in1 week ago
The New Republic Online

Climate Change Is Destroying The World's Most Valuable Historic Sites

E arlier this month, the world gasped at videos of ISIS militants wreaking havoc on culturally important artifacts, mosques, and shrines in Iraq. At the Mosul Museum, militants filmed themselves destroying what they consider idolatrous statues with ...
 The New Republic Online1 week ago Climate change threatens world's iconic ecosystems  Daily Times1 week ago Government action needed on iconic World Heritage ecosystems  EurekAlert!1 week ago World Heritage Sites risk collapse without stronger local management, researchers say  PhysOrg.com1 week ago
Deutsche Welle

Naumburg vies to become World Heritage Site

With castles, palaces, the Gothic cathedral and viniculture going back 1,000 years, the region around the central German town of Naumburg has much to offer - but will it be enough to gain UNESCO recognition? The application ...
 Deutsche Welle1 week ago Nalanda dossier sent to Paris  The Telegraph2 months ago Nalanda may become world heritage site in 2016  Hindustan Times2 months ago
India Infoline

Govt to focus on heritage sites to boost tourism

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday promised to clean up the core of Varanasi — the Lok Sabha constituency of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The "Varanasi Temple Town" will be incorporated in a list of Indias heritage sites, which will receive ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago A thumbs up to FM Arun Jaitley's Budget from tourism sector  Economic Times1 month ago Facilities at heritage sites to be restored: Jaitley  Prokerala1 month ago Facilities at Cultural World Heritage Sites are to be Restored: Arun Jaitley  PIB1 month ago

Improvements will bring in visitors, says tourism sector

The tourism sector was in glee on Saturday, as Finance Minster Minister Arun Jaitley earmarked a set of heritage sites to be improved in the country. Presenting the Union Budget 2015-16 in Parliament on Saturday, Jaitley said the government would focus on ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago A thumbs up to Jaitley's Budget from tourism sector  Rediff.com1 month ago Know who gave a thumbs up to Arun Jaitley's Budget  One India1 month ago Extension of Evisas to 150 more countries a positive step: Peter Kerkar  India Infoline1 month ago
East African

Heritage at risk: Kenya museums in financial decay

Key sites and monument that are crucial to Kenya's heritage, including some on the World Heritage List are under threat as the official custodian, the National Museums of Kenya (NMK), suffers from a lack of funds to preserve and maintain them. The ...
 East African1 week ago Centre nominated Chilika Lake for World Heritage Site list  OrissaDiary3 weeks ago 46 Indian monuments nominated for World Heritage Site list  Prokerala3 weeks ago NDMC to install 'smart signages' for heritage sites, monuments  Zee News4 weeks ago

Hampi gets its share finally

Hampi is among the 25 cultural World Heritage Sites in the country BS Reporter | Bengaluru March 1, 2015Last Updated at 20:33 IST Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced a double bonanza for Karnataka in the general budget for 2015-16. Apart from announcing a ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago Heli-hop at Hampi this year too  Deccan Herald2 months ago
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