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  • Threat to world heritage sites

    May 29, 2016

    So, it clear now that the threats posed to the 31 World Heritage sites identified in 29 countries are no longer a questi...

  • Exploring Chola temples

    May 23, 2016

    Shiva or 'the auspicious one' is one of the three main deities of Hinduism better known as Trimurti...

  • Protecting Palmyra's riches

    April 30, 2016

    The preliminary assessment of the UNESCO mission, which completed inspection of ISIS-battered Palmyra's museum and archa...

  • UNESCO Chair at UoH gets second term

    December 12, 2015

    The UNESCO Chair on Community Media at University of Hyderabad (UoH), the only one of its kind in the world...

  • Encourage Ramlila artists

    October 23, 2015

    Some prominent newspaper-groups induce healthy competition amongst various Ramlilas staged in Delhi and adjoining areas ...

  • UoH workshop in Tanzania on community radio

    October 10, 2015

    In a unique inter-regional initiative, the UNESCO Chair on Community Media at University of Hyderabad...

  • Sachidananda Mohanty appointed as UNESCO member

    September 19, 2015

    Academician Sachidananda Mohanty nominated as UNESCO member....

  • Toy train derails in Haryana

    September 12, 2015

    Two foreigners were dead and 20 injured as a toy train derails on Kalka Shimla railway track in Haryana on Saturday....

  • India wins UNESCO award

    September 02, 2015

    India has won the Award of Excellence 2015 for the remarkable efforts to conserve Sree Vadakkunnathan Temple in Kerala o...

  • Let's protect heritage

    August 30, 2015

    She was 8 years old when she first came to Hyderabad and those first impressions have become a kind of yearning now....