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April 1, 2014
The exhibition contains more than 100 items, including drawings and sculptures, as well as the mummified remains of dogs, cats, birds, snakes and crocodiles!
March 31, 2014
Archaeologists have unearthed a 3,300-year-old tomb which had a 7-metre-high pyramid at its entrance in an ancient cemetery in Egypt.The tomb, found at the site of Abydos, contained disartic...
March 27, 2014
A coastal museum to be established on its premises. In Krishna district, as many as nine projects will get a facelift at an estimated cost of Rs. 6.37 crore.
March 24, 2014
The elegant building was constructed about 300 years ago on the banks of the Nagavali
March 21, 2014
The Archaeological Museum of ASI, housed in the Red Fort, has several priceless exhibits. Alas, these lack detailed captions that would add to the visitors’ knowledge »
March 13, 2014
Visit Thirumalapuram that offers a delightful insight into cave excavations
February 23, 2014
The Ministry of Tourism has cleared a Rs. 50-crore heritage renewal project for the Town Hall in New Delhi, paving the way for the historic landmark to be developed as a major tourist attraction,...
February 4, 2014
Archaeologists have discovered a 4600-year-old mysterious step pyramid in Egypt, which was built at least a few decades before the Great Pyramid of Giza.
Scientists are unsure as to why t...
January 20, 2014
The history of the Vijayanagar empire, ruins of which now house Hampi, is dotted with several interesting episodes, some of which were dwelt upon by renowned architect-academic George Michell duri...
January 10, 2014
Preparations for the Hampi Utsav have damaged the heritage structure. An earthmover was ued to dig a trench near the Queen’s Bath to prevent the rainwater from entering the soak pit of toilet. »
April 1, 2014
The rock-cut caves are what is left of a glorious past that is over 2,000 years old
March 29, 2014
Nizamabad museum traces the evolution of civilisation »
March 25, 2014
Several artefacts recovered from the area date back to the 13th century
March 23, 2014
The damage done by commerce to the world’s historic places is fast outpacing the damage done by war. »
March 18, 2014
A new feather is being added to the crown of 14th century Kondaveedu Fort, now being renovated into a full-fledged tourist destination.The Department of Archaeology and Museums has come up...
March 11, 2014
If the ASI is successful in finding painted grey wares from the Mahabharata period, it will prove the existence of the city of Pandavas
February 9, 2014
450-year-old copper coin of 3 Qutb Shahi ruler found
February 2, 2014
Aim is to preserve, promote cultural heritage: Bilawal
January 12, 2014
Tourism authorities equipped with funds to upgrade local properties
December 31, 2013
Expressing a deep sense of indignation over the Dundiakhera “treasure hunt” fiasco in the Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh last September, the Indian History Congress has come down heavily on the Ar...