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West Bengal  /  Published 28.08.22

Malda gears up to woo tourists

The Malda district administration has drawn up a comprehensive plan to woo tourists in the district known for historical sites, deer park, mangoes and textiles. Earlier, chief minister Mamata Banerje...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

India  /  Published 06.08.22

ASI to hoist tricolour at 150 sites

From Lucknow's historic Residency, place of key events during the 1857 Sepoy Mutiny, to Mahatma Gandhi's birthplace in Porbandar, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is gearing up to hoist th...
By PTI in New Delhi

Culture  /  Published 24.07.22

Mission Civilisation

Sandipani Dipan Bhattacharya had rushed all the way from New Delhi to Harnaul village in Haryana, 200 kilometres away, on a summer afternoon. An amateur archaeologist and a former government officer w...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

India  /  Published 23.07.22

Illegal desiltation at Nalanda varsity

The Patna circle of the Archeological Survey of India  has taken umbrage at government engineers who allegedly carried out unauthorised desiltation work in the prohibited part of the Nalanda Univ...
By PTI in Patna

Culture  /  Published 15.05.22

Collectors of wealth thought worthless

In 2021, the US returned 248 stolen antiques to India in the “largest restitution” of recent times. Among these were terracotta fragments, shards of pottery and stone beads from Bengal &md...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 13.05.22

Puri heritage corridor: Reception centre to be shifted

Amid the row over the Puri Heritage Corridor Project, the Cultural Advisory Committee has decided to shift the Shree Jagannath Reception Centre out of the prohibited zone of 100 metres around the 12th...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Puri

India  /  Published 22.04.22

House panel visits Jagannath temple

Members of a parliamentary standing committee on transport, tourism and culture on Thursday visited the 12th Century Shree Jagannath Temple and inspected the work around the shrine under the Srimandir...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 22.02.22

ASI in Puri temple area facelift

The Odisha government on Monday sought the Archeological Survey of India (ASI)’s support to complete various developmental works undertaken by it around the 75 metres periphery of the 12th Centu...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

West Bengal  /  Published 23.12.21

Leader behind palace restoration no more

Prasenjit Barman, former Rajya Sabha member of the Congress, a political veteran and lawyer of Cooch Behar who was also instrumental in the restoration of the royal palace, died on Wednesday morning. ...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar


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