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Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India] September 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): With a strategic location and good connectivity, the bazaars of New Delhi have carved a niche of their own. Nestled in the heart of the capital is one such market, Chandni Chowk - Asia's oldest and busiest bazaar and a bustling commercial centre
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], September 9 (ANI): Glaciers in Rishikesh catchment area of world heritage site Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve are depleting fast due to climate change, with a reduction of almost 10 per cent in almost four decades, says a study by the Ministry of Environment and
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 7 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir administration has started preparing a dossier on the six Mughal Gardens in the Kashmir Valley in a bid to empanel them in the list of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) m
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Lumbini [Nepal], August 20 (ANI): Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautama Buddha is missing tourists this year due to the global pandemic situation. Otherwise, thousands of Indians visit this UNESCO World Heritage Site annually.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Tel Aviv [Israel], August 3 (ANI): Ever since Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reconsecrated the Hagia Sophia, a UNESCO world heritage site and museum, as a mosque, critics have questioned whether the move is a long-running attempt to undo Turkish secularism or an effort to bring calip
Chamoli (Uttarakhand) [India], August 1 (ANI): Uttarakhand's Valley of Flowers, a UNESCO World Heritage site, has been opened for tourists by the state government.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI/NewsVoir): Jai Prakash, Mayor, North Delhi Municipal Corporation, has stated that the Omaxe Chowk project in Chandni Chowk is being expedited and will be completed ahead of its deadline of 2024.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): On May 20, 2020, Amphan Super Cyclone caused widespread damage in West Bengal specifically in the Sundarbans area. Winds at the speed of 160 to 170 kilometres per hour, tore through the region causing devastating damage to the l
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Kathmandu [Nepal], June 15 (ANI): India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to provide financial assistance of 37.23 million Nepali rupees for construction of a sanitation facility at Pashupatinath Area Temple Complex in Kathmandu.
Updated : 8 months ago IST
Hangzhou [China], April 3 (ANI): The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) on Friday announced the three sporty robots representing the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Hangzhou in eastern China as the official mascots of the 19th Asian Games.
Updated : 10 months ago IST
Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Feb 6 (ANI): Walled city of Jaipur was formally accorded World Heritage City status on Wednesday by UNESCO.
Updated : 10 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 26 (ANI): In the Republic Day 2020 parade here on Sunday, the tableau of Gujarat showcased 'Rani ki Vav - Jal Mandir', a unique piece of ancient Indian architectural style and craftsmanship located in the city of Patan. It is the only step-well declared as a World Heri