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News  /  Published 19.09.22

Historian Tapati Guha Thakurta plans Durga Puja digital archive

Scholar behind Unesco tag keen on immersive experience...
By Anasuya Basu in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 23.03.22

Letters to the Editor: Putin's war may force many Russian artists to leave

Readers write in Calcutta, Kollam (Kerala), Visakhapatnam, Dibrugarh, Hooghly...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 26.08.21

UN’s DHR stamp highlights heritage tag

The DHR stamp is valued at 1.50 Swiss Franc with the words Chemins de fer, French for railways and literally means iron path...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 25.08.21

Heritage tag worry for ‘privatised’ toy train

Set up in 1879, the DHR is the sole heritage property of the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) zone...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

India  /  Published 25.07.21

Telangana temple inscribed as World Heritage Site

The Rudreswara temple was constructed in 1213 AD during the reign of the Kakatiya empire by Recharla Rudra, a general of Kakatiya king Ganapati Deva...
By PTI in Hyderabad

World  /  Published 22.07.21

Liverpool out of Unesco heritage list

After a vote in China by members of its World Heritage Committee, it said the new buildings in Liverpool were undermining the city’s 'authenticity and integrity'...
By Reuters in London

World  /  Published 06.07.19

Babylon ruins added to Unesco list

Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi also welcomed the news...
By Reuters in Babylon

North East  /  Published 29.05.19

Manas under invasive plant species threat

The present study revealed that almost 15 to 20 per cent of the total park area is under the threat of the invasion...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati


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