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SC slams Centre for 'lethargy' over protection of Taj Mahal

The top court termed the issue of Taj's protection 'a hopeless cause', and said that it will hear the matter daily from July 31.

11 Jul 2018 1:41 PM

Why should outsiders go to Taj Mahal for 'namaz', asks Supreme Court

Judges said that the Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and people can offer their prayers at other mosques also.

09 Jul 2018 1:40 PM

Why I am proud to be a woman of colour

Politically, most of the Indians I met were staunch Narendra Modi supporters.

30 Jun 2018 5:23 AM

Of our ‘Monument Mitras’ and saving India’s heritage

Collaborations between the public and private sector to fund culture have proved successful elsewhere.

29 May 2018 12:58 AM

Supreme Court raps ASI for failing to protect Taj Mahal from discolouration

SC also expressed concern over Taj Mahal being infected by insects and asked the authorities what steps have been taken in this regard.

09 May 2018 3:08 PM


Don’t try a rush job at India’s heritage sites

No one can deny that our monuments need more care, funds and expertise for their proper conservation, restoration and maintenance.

09 May 2018 12:23 AM

Go all out to protect the Taj

The icon draws people from across the world with its magnetic craftsmanship in stone in the 17th century.

03 May 2018 12:05 AM

Saving India’s heritage: Storm in a tea cup

India has a unique combination of Mughal and British architecture.

02 May 2018 2:51 AM

Take expert help to save Taj from fading, says Supreme Court

Centre assured that all possible steps would be taken to preserve and protect this monument.

02 May 2018 1:25 AM

Reconsider Red Fort move

The Taj Mahal, among other iconic monuments, is also to fall under the hammer.

30 Apr 2018 12:29 AM


World Heritage Day: Here’s taking a look at 36 heritage sites in India

World Heritage Day aims to preserve the human heritage and recognise the efforts of all relevant organisations in the field.

18 Apr 2018 12:31 PM

Taj owned by Almighty, but...: Waqf Board to Supreme Court

The Waqf Tribunal in 2005 held that Taj Mahal is a Waqf property.

18 Apr 2018 2:06 AM

Storm damages Taj Mahal gate minarets

There was no official comment from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) that is responsible for the maintenance of the Taj Mahal.

13 Apr 2018 2:12 AM

When buildings tell you tales

And Kamalika belives that buildings aren’t static entities but have dynamic lives of their own.

12 Apr 2018 1:12 AM

Taj Mahal Wakf property? SC asks board to show papers signed by Shah Jahan

The Wakf board is fighting with the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) over the ownership of the Taj Mahal.

11 Apr 2018 3:36 PM


Manmohan Singh says Urdu is a symbol of Ganga-Jamni culture

Known for his brevity in speech, Mr Singh made a short address, but his mix of trenchant Urdu poetry drew loud applause from the audience.

03 Apr 2018 6:56 AM

A soulful connect

A photographer is awestruck by the spiritual beauty of Benaras and the architectural marvels in Agra.

18 Mar 2018 1:03 AM

People-to-people connection important for Indo-Canadian ties: Trudeau

Applauding India for trade potential, Trudeau said that there was an anxiety in the western world about the success of trade here.

20 Feb 2018 8:16 PM

Trudeau, family visit Taj Mahal; to hold talks with Modi on Feb 23

During this visit, Trudeau will interact with business leaders, representatives of the film industry and students.

18 Feb 2018 1:01 PM

Trudeau to focus on job creation, strengthening bilateral ties in visit to India

The prime ministers will reaffirm the close friendship between the two countries, and discuss ways to further deepen bilateral cooperation.

17 Feb 2018 11:35 AM