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West Bengal  /  Published 28.12.18

Revival funds for Sabitri Lodge

The district administration in Cooch Behar has finally taken the task to clean and renovate Sabitri Lodge, a heritage building in a shambles.Established in 1885, the lodge was the home of Kumar Gajend...
By Our Correspondent in CoochBehar

India  /  Published 04.09.19

Sun Temple scaffolding to go

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has decided to remove the iron scaffoldings around the Sun Temple in Konark that have over the decades encircled the 13th-century shrine and obscured its archi...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 07.07.19

Puri's Jagannath temple petal spectacle worries ASI

The Archaeological Survey of India has expressed “serious concern” over the floral decorations placed by a Delhi-based businessman on the gates and other structures at the Jagannath temple during ...
By Subashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Opinion  /  Published 17.09.19

Restoring the grandeur of the temple at Konark

Sir — The recent decisions taken by the Archaeological Survey of India for the conservation of the Sun temple at Konark, Odisha — a world heritage site — are welcome. The ASI will take down the ...
By The Telegraph

North East  /  Published 29.01.20

Tripura plans to put Unakoti on global map

The Tripura government has decided to send a proposal to the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to include Unakoti, a tourist destination of the state, in its nomination dossier for inclusion in the...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala


Opinion  /  Published 17.11.19

Tipple that saves tigers

Sir — It was interesting to read that India’s largest wine brand, known as Sula Vineyards, is now involved in tiger conservation. The brand has brought out its first ‘wildlife wine’, called Ka...
By The Telegraph

North East  /  Published 12.02.19

 Neolithic tools found at dig

Two pieces of celt (stone tools) in the shape of an axe head, presumably of a prehistoric origin, were discovered a couple of days ago in Zep village from an excavation site at Vangchhia in Mizoram’...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 24.02.19

Skulls & bones in Mizoram mystery

The discovery of two skulls at a construction site in a village in Muallungthu, over 20km from Mizoram capital Aizawl, has left experts from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and Birbal Sahni I...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 15.03.20

Museum of the Word

On January 11, 2020, Narendra Modi, during his Calcutta visit, announced plans to establish new museums in the city’s heritage buildings. One of these was the Museum of the Word in Belvedere House, ...
By Soumitra Das

West Bengal  /  Published 05.01.19

Calcutta's Currency Building turns into expo hub

The more than 150-year-old majestic white building overlooking Dalhousie Square is all set to gain currency as an exhibition hub from Monday.A jute and silk exhibition will be the first public event ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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