ANI | , Washington
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2021 10:01 AM IST
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is dedicating the month of May to celebrate Asian American, Pacific Islander heritage.
PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 17, 2021 07:29 PM IST
Storytelling and literature play an important role in preservation of human heritage, culture and diversity and author Sutapa Basu, who is just out with her mystery novel "The Cursed Inheritance" says it is important for writers to contribute more towards conservation of heritage through their stories.
Aurangabad | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2021 09:29 AM IST
Aurangabad’s Qila-e-Ark, a palace built by Mughal ruler Aurangzeb, is lying in a dilapidated condition and cultural experts have demanded that it be conserved to make it a tourist attraction.
Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By Sandeep Rawat
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2020 08:48 PM IST
The Ganga temple, popularly known as Raja Man Singh Ki Chhatri, has not been renovated for the past several decades. It stands among a cluster of temples at Har-Ki-Pauri, as it is the only temple not whitewashed and is in cemented-brick form only.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2019 02:51 AM IST
“Rejuvenating Ganga — a citizen’s report” released during ongoing India Rivers Week, has put together an analysis of why flows in most rivers of the Ganga basin are dwindling, and recommended that the Centre make environmental flows mandatory for the entire basin and not just the main stem of the river.
By Aditi Chatterji
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2019 05:14 AM IST
Preservation and restoration are the way forward for so many of our historic towns and cities. The benefits are not just the preservation of our past but also by way of tourism and all its attendant economic benefits
HT Tourism Conclave 2019: ‘Delhi has so much to offer, plays, poetry, mushaira, but these are not being showcased as cultural heritage.’
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2020 11:37 AM IST
Swapna Liddle, Convenor, INTACH Delhi Chapter, and Rana Safvi, historian and author, discuss the potential of heritage tourism in India at the HT Tourism Conclave.
By Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 06:51 AM IST
In the fifth episode of Metro Matters, Hindustan Times metro editor Shivani Singh speaks to historian Swapna Liddle, about Delhi’s renewed plans to seek the UNESCO world heritage city status.
Mumbai | By Kanchan Chaudhari
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2019 03:36 AM IST
A division bench of justices SC Dharmadhikari and Gautam Patel issued the directive on a petition filed by the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH), which sought to preserve the dilapidated heritage structure.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Adrija Roychowdhury
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2019 01:54 PM IST
However, the department of archaeology has requested the DDA to fit in a few more lights which they believe is necessary for further beautification of the monument.
Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, San Francisco
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2019 03:00 PM IST
The fourth pillar to Microsoft’s $125-miilion AI for Good programmes - called AI for Cultural Heritage - was announced by the company’s President Brad Smith.
New Delhi | By Vatsala Shrangi and Joydeep Thakur
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2019 07:33 AM IST
The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has been asked to explore the idea by the National Green Tribunal (NGT)-appointed Yamuna pollution monitoring committee.
Hindustan Times | By Yesha Kotak, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2019 05:26 PM IST
Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2018 03:50 PM IST
The United Nations is set to launch a project on creating an “inventory” of art forms, craftsmanship and other intangible cultural heritage of the country.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Risha Chitlangia
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2018 07:24 AM IST
A high fence would mean entry to lawns around the monument would only be through radial roads.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vibha Sharma, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 23, 2018 02:41 AM IST
Several haveli owners complained they had “not been made partners” during the policy-making process for preservation. They claimed the havelis has been handed over “heritage” tags by civic authorities without their consultation.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2018 03:24 AM IST
The North Delhi Municipal Corporation will, on September 22, hold a workshop to create awareness about the history of the sprawling havelis in Delhi’s Walled City and the need to conserve the structures
Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2018 02:13 PM IST
A Hindu family’s collection of rare Quranic manuscripts, elegant calligraphic works, and art masterpieces is on display in Srinagar and drawing hordes of people.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Prachi Bari
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2018 04:07 PM IST
Dialogue on Urban rivers of Maharashtra underlines that what’s needed is national urban water policy.