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India  /  Published 05.09.21

ASI: structures need to be seen archaeologically

Historians and heritage experts, including those from the ASI, have called for carrying out a scientific investigation of a tunnel located beneath the sprawling building of the Delhi Assembly, which h...
By Kunal Dutt in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 02.09.21

Showtime: Jallianwala Bagh renovated

The edifice of history is built on facts. Yet, history can be rendered malleable — hence vulnerable. The transformation of history — from fact to fiction — can be achieved in numerou...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 01.09.21

Memorial restored with respect: Culture Ministry

Amid allegations the government was "glamourising" the Jallianwala Bagh complex, the Culture Ministry Wednesday said it has been "restored" by the Archaeological Survey of India (A...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.08.21

Jallianwala Bagh: Soul and body 'defaced'

Labour MP Preet Kaur Gill replied: “Our history — being erased! Why?” Cambridge archaeologist Danika Parikh tweeted: “It is so sad to see the changes made to Jallianwala Bagh,...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 28.07.21

History, streets and their strange seductions

Did an Unidentified Flying Object land in the vicinity of Patparganj, East Delhi, on a rainy, deliciously pleasant night earlier this month? A wide-eyed visitor, returning and rediscovering Delhi afte...
By Uddalak Mukherjee


India  /  Published 15.07.21

Puri temple opposes laser scan on Garva Gruha

The Puri Shree Jagannath Temple administration has opposed the ASI’s move to conduct laser scanning of the sanctum sanctorum of the 12th century shrine. The temple administration and the servit...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.04.21

ASI discovers 1000-year-old statue

The Archaeological Survey of India has recovered a 1000-year-old white sandstone statue of Avalokiteshvara in Bahoranpur on Saturday. ASI experts said the six feet tall statue can be dated ...
By Our Correspondent in Hazaribagh

Culture  /  Published 14.03.21

The keen student

The temple had been built originally with very little mortar and on the perfect setting of stones. Any major restoration work needs a resetting, which is what is happening now. The dismantled pieces h...
By Bitan Sikdar

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.03.21

ASI digs Bahronpur’s tallest statue

Twenty kilometers away from Hazaribagh, archeologists of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) at Bahronpur in Sitagarha, discovered one of the tallest statues from the excavation site. Archaeologi...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.02.21

ASI team finds Buddha statue

Archaeologists have found a large statue of Gautam Buddha at Bahronpur village in Sitagarha, around 20 kilometres away from the district headquarters, while excavating a ninth century Buddhist Shrine ...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh


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