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'Several monuments are under serious threat'

'At one of the UK's best known museums, one of our greatest sculptures had been placed next to a public toilet.''This perception that art antiquities are better looked after in the West is one......

This hero stops the plunder of India's past

'Imagine how secure are our seaports and airports that 10,000 objects can leave every decade and our custodians are not even aware?' 'This kind of targeted looting when thieves pick and choose the......

PHOTOS: Incredible India's heritage sites

The Great Himalayan National Park conservation area, a rich biodiversity in Himachal Pradesh and home to several rare and threatened species of flora and fauna, was on Monday approved for......

Christ's birthplace placed on UNESCO danger list

The Church of Nativity in the Palestinian city of Bethlehem, believed to be the birthplace of Jesus Christ, has been placed on a list of world heritage sites in danger by the UN cultural body......

Culture has to accompany development: UNESCO chief

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation was founded at the end of World War II. UNESCO seeks to function as a laboratory of ideas and a standard-setter to forge......
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Climate Change Poses a Great Threat To World Heritage Sites

Mechtild Rossler, Director of the Unesco World Heritage Centre says that it's not just the marauding Islamic State which poses a great threat to... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/climate-change-poses-a-great-threat-to-world-heritage-sites-162419-1.htm
UNESCO explores ways to apply World Heritage Convention to won...

New York, Aug 4 (Just Earth News): A United Nations-backed report launched on Wednesday explores the different ways the international treaty... ...

http://www.indiablooms.com/ibns_new/world-details/F/7736/unesco-explores-ways-to-apply-world-heritage-convention-to-lsquo-wonders-rsquo-of-open-ocean.html
Not quite a badge of honour

Two historical sites in China recently made it into the Unesco World Heritage list, bringing the number of such sites in the country to 50. China... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/evolve/not-quite-a-badge-of-honour/157319.html
Warangal bags 'Best Heritage City' award

HYDERABAD: Ekasila nagaram Warangal has bagged the Best Heritage City Award at the National Tourism Awards presented at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/telangana/Warangal-bags-Best-Heritage-City-award/2016/07/31/article3556051.ece
India on SCS row

Bangkok, Jul 26 (PTI) Identifying maritime cooperation as a key priority, India today called for all stakeholders in the South China Sea issue to... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/7693944_Show--utmost-respect--for-law-of-seas--India-on-SCS-row.html

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