Excavation

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan seeks ASI takeover of Barpali excavation site

In a letter to the Union Culture Minister, Pradhan sought the personal intervention of Reddy for the excavation and preservation of a recently discovered 2,000-year-old post-Mauryan site in Odisha. 

published on : 19th June 2022

Gear up for rains in Hyderabad: GHMC to builders

Civic body to register criminal cases of negligence against developers, owners, if found guilty

published on : 6th June 2022

Excavations at ancient Roman trading site in Puducherry to be resumed: Union minister

The minister who was on a visit to Puducherry on Friday and Saturday, said Arikamedu is of great archaeological significance but has not been given due importance.

published on : 6th June 2022

Head of human figurine found in Keezhadi

An ivory die is said to be the first significant find in this eighth phase.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Delay in ASI excavation reports on DG’s scanner

The Director General (D-G) of Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has taken exception to inordinate delay in submission of reports on excavation conducted at various heritage sites.

published on : 17th April 2022

Timely submission of reports must be the norm, ASI tells excavation teams

According to the officials in the know, the non-submission of reports has apparently upset the Archaeological Survey of India D-G V Vidyavathi.

published on : 16th April 2022

Aparajita meets ASI DG over violation of AMASR Act around Srimandir

The MP has decided to raise the issue in the Parliament on Friday. 

published on : 31st March 2022

25-cm clay pot, brick structure found during excavation at Ariyalur's Maligaimedu

Excavation is in progress and more things are likely to surface.

published on : 27th March 2022

Nerumbur excavations reveals Iron Age facts 

The cultural deposits indicate that people from the Early Medieval period too occupied the site.

published on : 20th March 2022

Minister Thangam Thennarasu inaugurates Thulukkarpatti excavation

Excavation will be carried out on 36 acres in Vilankadu area in Thulukkarpatti village alongside the banks of Nambiyar river.

published on : 17th March 2022