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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted on Thursday that India should showcase its great heritage with pride and confidence to the world. Modi made the remarks while inaugurating Dharohar Bhawan, the new headquarters building of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). Emphasizing the need for people to take pride in the country’s history and archaeological …

San Francisco:  Instagram is currently testing a feature that would let users share others’ posts in their Stories. It will work with accounts which are public. According to TechCrunch, there is no guarantee that users would see a full rollout but since people tend to screenshot others’ content and add it to their Stories anyway, this …

San Francisco:  Facebook is running a small test to let users post their Instagram “Stories” directly to WhatsApp Status. The new feature will let users post decorated photos, videos and GIFs on WhatsApp which will disappear after 24 hours. An Instagram Story posted as a WhatsApp Status also becomes encrypted like the rest of WhatsApp. “We …

AGRA: The authorities are mulling over to restrict the entry of number of tourists as well as the visiting time for better maintenance of world monument Taj Mahal. A meeting in this regard was held on Tuesday which was attended by officials from the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB), …

Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court on Thursday directed Central government and Archaeological Survey of India(ASI) to apprise it on action taken against illegal constructions /encroachment around archaeological monuments in Uttar Pradesh. The Bench comprising Chief Justice Dr DY Chandrachud and Justice Yashwant Varma passed the above order while hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed …

Noida: Murder by colleagues or killing by criminals. A debate is on in and around Dadri near the national capital on this line following the death of  Dadri police station  in-charge ASI Akhtar Khan on Monday morning. It has become a talk of the town  in view  of the allegation by his family members that it was …

Agra:  Joshua David, the chief of World Monument Fund (WMF) looked satisfied after inspecting the work on river front at Itmad-ud -Daulah tomb and Mahtab Bagh on Sunday. The WMF in association with the Archaeological Logical Survey (ASI) of India is working on the development of river front garden in Agra. Mehtabh Bagh is situated …