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5 TN places in UNESCO World Heritage status tentative list

Five sites in Tamil Nadu, including famous Lord Sri Ranganathar temple in Srirangam, have been included in the tentative list by the Union Culture ministry for United Nations Educational,......

105-year-old Matheran railway standed

Centre's proposal to UNESCO to confer heritage status on the 105-year-old Matheran toy train railway is mired in controversy with the descendants of its founder Sir Adamjee Peerbhoy moving the......

New wonders on UNESCO's World Heritage List

India's 1600-km long mountain chain of Western Ghats, which has forests older than the Himalaya mountains, has been added to the List of World Heritage Sites by the United Nations. Click on NEXT for...

Majuli to be re-nominated for Heritage Site

Undeterred by last year's failure, India is having a second try at securing World Heritage Site from the UNESCO for the picturesque Majuli Island in Assam, which is also an important seat of......

Artists arise for Kaziranga

For wildlife staff fighting poachers and flood fury in Kaziranga National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Assam, help and inspiration has come from an unexpected corner.Even as poaching......

Heritage Nilgiris Mountain Rail to get a facelift

The Unesco-acclaimed World Heritage Nilgiris Mountain Railway, whose train featured in the famous Chhaiyaa, Chhaiyaa song, is all set to get the much-needed facelift.The metre-gauge train, which......

11 most beautiful train stations in the world

If you go to some of the countries, such as Malaysia, the train station can easily be compared with an airport.  Some stations are part of cities’ rich history like the New York’s......

India's impressive railway stations

The Indian Railways has one of the busiest and largest railway networks in the world.  With a track route of 65,000 kilometres and 7,500 stations, it carries over 30 million passengers daily.......

'Adani's expansion of coal port will kill Great Barrier Reef'

Australia's green political party on Wednesday warned the government for approving Adani group's plan to expand a major coal port on the fragile Great Barrier Reef coast, saying it will hasten the......

Stunning bridges of Switzerland

Switzerland has some of the world's most impressive transport infrastructure system. Take a look at these 15 stunning bridges in Switzerland... The Landwasserviadukt bridge, part of the 'Rhaetian......

Ferrari begins Magic India Discovery Tour

Ratan Tata flagged off the Ferrari Magic India Discovery Tour near the Gateway of India in Mumbai on Monday.Ferrari announced the start of the new Prancing Horse adventure, which got underway in......
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Q. name the two UNESCO world heritage sites located in Assam ?
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Q. The Institute for works of religion is the central bank of which UNESCO World Heritage Site ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. Kaziranga Wild Life Sanctuary, located in the Northeastern state of Assam in the flood plains of the Brahmaputra Rivers south bank, was declared a...... more

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Safc strengthens partnership with Tanzania

Sunderland AFC continues to strengthen its links with the African continent, following the signing of a new partnership, which sees the country of... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/safc-strengthens-partnership-tanzania/
Rajastan to soon come alive with Jodhpur RIFF festival this October

Soft, silver moonlight, a faint smell of the desert sands, twinkling stars on a vast blue-black canvas and the gentle autumn breeze blowing over... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/rajastan-to-soon-come-alive-with-jodhpur-riff-festival-this-october/15900293.shtml
To cash in on Ganeshotsav rush, MTDC asks Kas villagers to turn houses into homestays

MTDC officials train villagers as eco-guides Summary Kirdat has also set up a website www.kaspatharholiday.com Kas plateau or Kas Pathar... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/pune/to-cash-in-on-ganeshotsav-rush-mtdc-asks-kas-villagers-to-turn-houses-into-homestays/
Austere yet engaging

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Jatayuvadham. Photo: M. Srinath The Hindu Jatayuvadham. Photo:M. Srinath The Hindu Painkulam... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/dance/the-koodiyattom-performance-of-jatayuvadhnka-was-undiluted-natya-theatre-with-only-bhava-and-rasa-at-the-forefront/article6360866.ece?secpage=true&secname=entertainment
Czech UNESCO garden gets back 17th-century look

A visit to the Flower Garden in the eastern Czech city of Kromeriz is like traveling 300 years back in time. With its original geometrical layout... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/czech-unesco-garden-gets-back-17th-century-look-news-others-oi2ubidbfihba.html

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