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Telangana: ASI wants structures from Ramappa buffer zone removed, locals worried 

According to the ASI officials, they have already issued notices to 20 families and 24 shop owners requesting them to relocate from the buffer zone.

published on : 14th October 2021

2,631 schools in TN have only one teacher: UNESCO

Report claims most such schools are in the state’s rural areas

published on : 8th October 2021

3,197 schools in Odisha have just one teacher, reveals UNESCO report

The UNESCO report states that in Odisha, all recruitment so far have been indirect, conducted via promotions and regularisation of the existing contractual teachers.

published on : 7th October 2021

Working conditions of teachers in Northeast poor: UNESCO report 

Provision of school libraries is low, information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure is very low, and there is marked rural-urban disparity.

published on : 5th October 2021

Education needs intellectual paratrooping, in-service footsoldiering

To support the next multi-decadal demand-driven growth in education, there is a compelling need to make educational policies a transformational instrument and not an aspirational statement. 

published on : 26th September 2021

Taliban takeover sparks fear once again for Afghanistan's heritage

Afghanistan once stood on the legendary Silk Road trade route, a crossroads of ancient civilisations.

published on : 10th September 2021

Goud seeks UNESCO tag for more Telangana monuments

Goud also sought the Union Minister’s intervention to approve companies and organisations interested in adopting historic monuments as part of the Centre’s ‘Monument Mitra’ initiative.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Sun Temple at Odisha's Konark freed of encroachments, amenities to come up

As per records of the ASI, there were 126 vendors who had set up their makeshift shops within the prohibited zone 20 years back.

published on : 27th August 2021

Centre to launch Bharat Darshan to revive tourism: Union Minister G Kishan Reddy

Minister G Kishan Reddy said that his ministry will work with the state government to develop the ASI sites in Andhra Pradesh with public and private partnership and CSR funds.

published on : 20th August 2021

UNESCO tag a wake-up call for Telangana govt

UNESCO, while granting the status, however, cautioned that when its team visits the temple in December, it should meet certain other requirements that for the time being it had ignored.

published on : 5th August 2021

Shivalayam near Telangana's heritage-tagged Ramappa temple cries for attention

A senior officer of the Archaeological Survey of India said the temple was not under the aegis of ASI and was not listed for renovation work. 

published on : 3rd August 2021

Post UNESCO tag, land values near Telangana's Ramappa skyrocket

It is expected that the temple would soon become a buzzing tourism hotspot, even for visitors from abroad.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Harappan-era city Dholavira in Gujarat inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List

Gujarat so far has three world heritage sites - Champaner near Pavagadh, Rani ki Vav in Patan and the historic city of Ahmedabad.

published on : 27th July 2021

Telangana: Ramappa Temple’s UNESCO tag spurs hike in security

The Archeological Survey of India is preparing proposals to beef up security by deploying more armed guards and increasing CCTV surveillance at Ramappa Temple.

published on : 27th July 2021

UNESCO tag spurs ASI to beef up security at Ramappa temple

Ramappa temple, a poem in architecture, will now get round-the-clock security after its elevation to world heritage site status.

published on : 27th July 2021
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