Landmarks

  • Taj Mahal ranked third among top landmarks in the world 30-06-2013 06:56 PM

    New York: Travellers from across the globe have ranked India's Taj Mahal among the top three landmarks in the world, a leading travel website has announced. According to TripAdvisor's 2013 Travellers Choice Attractions Awards, Taj Mahal was ranked third in the list of Top 25 landmarks. The top two places...
  • German experts to help conserve Kolkata's landmarks 22-11-2012 04:23 PM

    Kolkata: Renowned German heritage conservationists will visit Kolkata this November to help draw conservation plans for four of the city's iconic landmarks. Touring the city for two days on Nov 28 and 29, a group of 10 German experts, including the director of Museum of Asian Art, Berlin, will visit...
  • India Gate now a picture of neglect

    Good Karma |  Karma Paljor
    Visited by thousands everyday and a symbol of courage and pride of the Indian soldiers, the famous India Gate is badly in need of a...

  • 'Milestone playing on Tendulkar's mind' 27-12-2011 08:58 PM

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  • NZ names mountain landmark after Edmund Hillary 10-08-2011 11:48 AM

    Wellington: New Zealand will name a part of its highest mountain after one of its most famous citizens, Sir Edmund Hillary, the first man to scale Mount Everest, the government said on Wednesday. The South Ridge of Mt. Cook, which is also known by its Maori name Aoraki, will be...
  • UNESCO adds new sites to world heritage list 25-06-2011 10:43 AM

    Moscow: The UNESCO has added many new landmarks on its World Heritage List, the global organisation reported on its website. Among the new sites are lake districts in China and Kenya, a coastline in Australia, a delta in Senegal and a string of Japanese islands. UNESCO identified the Kenya Lake...
  • Floating walkway to open up London's hidden past 26-01-2011 04:59 PM

    London: A mile-long floating walkway on London's River Thames is being planned in the heart of the capital, allowing views of the city's hidden alleys, wharves and landmarks dating back to medieval times. The pontoon, known as the 'London River Park', will connect Blackfriars Bridge, on the western edge of...
  • Budget Trivia 01-02-2008 03:34 PM

    Karachi: The stand-off between Pakistan cricket Board and all-rounder Shahid Afridi turned worse on Sunday, with the lawyer representing the player demanding that his disciplinary hearing be held in open and not behind closed doors. Reliable sources close to Afridi also told PTI that he was still not sure about...
  • Landmarks: Banking on ATMs | Get rich 14-08-2007 07:34 PM

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  • Landmarks of 60 yrs: Radio rocks 14-08-2007 06:35 PM

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