heritage

World Heritage Day 2019: Keeping the ‘incredible’ in India alive

World Heritage Day 2019: Keeping the ‘incredible’ in India alive

On the occasion of World Heritage Day, April 18, experts speak to ROHAN AMBIKE on the importance of preserving our heritage sites

Mumbai: MbPT’s watch tower will soon have light and sound show

Mumbai: MbPT’s watch tower will soon have light and sound show

Mumbai: The Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) is taking several projects to encourage tourism at the seafront in the east coast of the island city...Read More

‘Kareena doesn’t shop for me’, says husband Saif Ali Khan

‘Kareena doesn’t shop for me’, says husband Saif Ali Khan

New Delhi: Actor Saif Ali Khan, who has launched his own ethnic fashion brand ‘House of Pataudi’ with Flipkart-owned online fashion retai...Read More

Mumbai: Even after serving notice twice, occupant of Esplanade mansion did not vacate

Mumbai: Even after serving notice twice, occupant of Esplanade mansion did not vacate

Mumbai: The Esplanade mansion, a 150-year-old building recognised by UNESCO as a heritage structure, is today a monument in shambles and ...Read More

placeholder

Bhopal: These local netizens use social media for good cause

Bhopal: Most of us use social media for posting photographs to update daily activities, but there are some local youth are using the plat...Read More

Art, Architecture & Renaissance heritage: Romentic affair in Vatican city

Art, Architecture & Renaissance heritage: Romentic affair in Vatican city

Nikita Chawla writes about her recent visit to the two renowned Italian cities which are epitome of art, architectural beauty & renai...Read More

Indian tourism to boom in next 2-3 years

Indian tourism to boom in next 2-3 years

Mumbai: The tourism industry in India will not see a downturn for the next 20-30 years, making it a very attractive place to be in. This ...Read More

Mumbai: Metro-III tremors shake heritage JN Petit library

Mumbai: Metro-III tremors shake heritage JN Petit library

Mumbai: The staff working in the J.N. Petit institute, situated on D.N. Road in Mumbai, are unhappy with the ongoing Mumbai Metro Line 3 ...Read More

placeholder

Bhopal: Mumtaz Palace festival on May 16

Burhanpur: Mumtaz Palace festival is being organised from the last 47 years to promote tourism and for protecting the heritage of all soc...Read More

placeholder

Digital india : Government to digitally recreate heritage buildings

Centre will be digitally recreating monuments using 3D technology.

Art & Heritage from Nehruvian era

Art & Heritage from Nehruvian era

Art and architecture, rituals and symbols crafted during the Nehruvian era echo not only inherited colonial structures of the mind, but a...Read More

placeholder

Vedas source of our heritage: President

Hyderabad : President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that Vedas are a source of India’s heritage, culture and constitute the foundation ...Read More

placeholder

Disband city’s heritage conservation committee, demands Sena corporator

Mumbai : Calling the Mumbai Heritage Conservation Committee a defunct body that does not play a decisive role in the city’s planning, Shi...Read More

placeholder

Crematorium near Taj: SC seeks ‘rehab plan’ from UP

New Delhi : The Supreme Court of India on Monday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to submit a comprehensive plan on reduction of carbon...Read More

placeholder

Supreme Court asks UP to mull shifting of crematorium near Taj Mahal

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to consider shifting of a crematorium located near Taj Maha...Read More

Aircraft carrier INS Viraat at just Re 1

Aircraft carrier INS Viraat at just Re 1

Mumbai : Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Wednesday that the defence ministry had decided to sell INS Viraat, the flagship aircr...Read More

Bengal, Odisha caught in a ‘mishti’ fight over Rosogolla

Bengal, Odisha caught in a ‘mishti’ fight over Rosogolla

BJD legislators allege Bengal has ‘hijacked the heritage’ of Odisha 

placeholder

Heritage panel demands restoration of its powers

Mumbai :  The Mumbai Heritage Conservation Committee (MHCC) has demanded from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) that its power...Read More

placeholder

Now a heritage scam in Chandigarh?

Chandigarh: An iron manhole cover bearing the master plan of Chandigarh by its founder-architect Le Corbusier was sold as “junk” for a pa...Read More

Free Press Journal

www.freepressjournal.in