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Govt. of India to commemorate 550th Birth Anniversary of Shri Guru Nanak Devji

TravelMail BreakingNews ( New Delhi: Government of India has decided to commemorate 550th Birth Anniversary of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji from November 2018 at national as well as international level in a befitting manner. The Yearlong Celebration starting November 23rd this year will include a number of commemorative as well as constructive activities will be taken up during the commemoration ... Read More »

CNN explores India’s favourite dance forms with ‘Iconic India’

Iconic India

TravelMail BreakingNews ( ) In India, dance is the culmination of cultural creativity. Whether it’s the lyrical movements of classical Indian dance, rich in metaphor and philosophy, or modern hip-hop’s take on the wildly popular Bollywood genre transmitting a spectrum of emotions through stylized choreography. Dance in India is an active expression of the country’s diversity, culture and traditions. ... Read More »

“The Walled City of Jaipur, Rajasthan” is the next proposed site for UNESCO World Heritage recognition: Dr. Mahesh Sharma

Dr. Mahesh Sharma

( TravelMail BreakingNews ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews New Delhi: The site namely “The Walled City of Jaipur, Rajasthan, India” has been proposed for World Heritage. As per Operation Guidelines 2017, only one site can be nominated by the state party each year. The recognition of World Heritage is a matter of great pride. It impacts the local economy by ... Read More »

High level meeting held to deliberate on issues of pollution affecting Taj Mahal

The Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Mr. Nitin Gadkari chairing a high level inter ministerial meeting on the Taj Mahal, in New Delhi. The Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Mr. Yogi Adityanath, the Minister of State for Culture (I/C) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, the Minister of State for Human Resource Development and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Dr. Satya Pal Singh and the Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri C.K. Mishra are also seen.

( TravelMail BreakingNews ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews New Delhi: A High level Inter ministerial meeting was held in New Delhi today to deliberate on various issues and actions to be taken on war footing to conserve The Taj Mahal. The meeting mainly focussed on action points needed to overcome Air and Water pollution in and around Taj Mahal. The ... Read More »

PM inaugurates new headquarters of Archaeological Survey of India in New Delhi

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi inaugurating the ‘Dharohar Bhawan’, the new building of Archaeological Survey of India, at Tilak Marg, in New Delhi. The Minister of State for Culture (I/C) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, the Secretary, Ministry of Culture, Mr. Raghvendra Singh and the DG, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), Ms. Usha Sharma are also seen.

TravelMail Breaking News ( ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews New Delhi: The Prime Minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi, inaugurated ‘Dharohar Bhawan’ – the new Headquarters building of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), – at 24, Tilak Marg in New Delhi today. The Minister of State for Culture (I/c) Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Secretary Culture, Mr. Raghavendra Singh and Director General ... Read More »

IGNCA to introduce 5 new Diploma, 6 Certificate courses

#TravelMail ( ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews #BreakingNews New Delhi: Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA)- an autonomous institution under the Union Ministry of Culture, Government of India, has decided to introduce five new Diploma Courses and 6 new Certificate Courses in art and culture and related subjects. The new courses will employ modern digital tools, techniques, and ... Read More »

In a Remarkable Achievement, India gets its 37th World UNESCO World Heritage Site

Rajabai Clock Tower as part of the Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensemble of Mumbai

#TravelMail ( ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews #BreakingNews New Delhi: In yet another landmark achievement, India’s nomination of the “Victorian and Art Deco Ensembles of Mumbai” has been inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. The decision was taken at the 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO at Manama in Bahrain today. As recommended by the World Heritage ... Read More »

Dr. Mahesh Sharma leads Indian delegation to Second UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture at Muscot


#TravelMail ( ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews #BreakingNews The Minister of State for Culture (IC) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma led the Indian delegation to the second UN World Tourism Organization/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture, with focus on sustainable development, which was held in Muscat, Capital city of Oman, during 11-12th December, 2017. Speaking during ... Read More »

Dr Mahesh Sharma inaugurates ‘Deep Dharohar’

The Minister of State for Culture (I/C) and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Mahesh Sharma lighting the lamp to inaugurate the “Deep Dharohar”, Ministry of Culture’s function to celebrate Deepawali, in New Delhi.

#TravelMail ( ) New Delhi: Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (IC) for Culture inaugurated “Deep Dharohar” organized by the Ministry of Culture here yesterday. The festival was inaugurated by the lighting of 1000 diyas by the participating artists and artisans and children from organisations like the CCRT, SAPNA Prayas and Kailash Satyarthi’s foundation, to the beat of pakhawajs, nagadas, dhols etc. The Minister released a ... Read More »

The Queen of Melody Asha Bhosle unveils her wax figure at Madame Tussauds Delhi

Asha Bhosle with Madame Tussauds figure

#TravelMail ( )  New Delhi: Asha Bhosle, the Nightingale of the nation, unveiled her first wax figure at the upcoming Madame Tussauds Delhi. The figure will be displayed at the Bollywood music zone alongside other leading singers in an interactive themed environment. The zone will enable fans to sing and perform with their favourite stars – an experience only ... Read More »