World Heritage Site

UNESCO world heritage site debates on designating Venice as endangered world heritage site

The Italian government moved this month to avoid the designation, rerouting massive cruise ships from the historic center to an industrial port still within the Venice lagoon.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Great Barrier Reef's World Heritage status at risk

The reef has suffered three mass coral bleaching events in the past five years and has been battered by several cyclones, and outbreaks of crown-of-thorns starfish that eat the coral.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Wear your pride: MP launches silk attire with motifs of its world heritage sites

After Sanchi and Bhimbetka series, MP Handloom and Handicrafts Corporation to launch Khajuraho series of silk sarees on Basant Panchami.

published on : 11th February 2021