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November 2, 2023 12:44 PM

Kozhikode, Gwalior added to UNESCO list of creative cities

Marking World Cities Day on Tuesday, UNESCO made a significant announcement by welcoming two Indian cities, Gwalior and Kozhikode, into its Creative Cities Network (UCCN). Kozhikode, located in the state of Kerala, and Gwalior, situated in Madhya P...

November 1, 2023 5:09 PM

On the foundation day of MP, Gwalior bags UNESCO’s Music City tag

On the foundation day of Madhya Pradesh, great news has come for the people of the state. UNESCO has selected Gwalior as the 'City of Music' in the field of music. Union Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has expressed happiness about this. Gwal...

October 5, 2023 5:01 PM

Libya flood disaster damaged ancient city but revealed new remains

The flooding that killed thousands in Libya's Derna last month damaged the ruins at the ancient Greek city of Cyrene in the mountains nearby, but it also revealed new archaeological remains there by washing away earth and stones. Storm Daniel may ha...

October 3, 2023 12:25 PM

Train service resumes on Shimla-Kalka narrow gauge railway line

Train services on the UNESCO world heritage Shimla-Kalka railway line completely resumed after nearly three months on October 2. The service was discontinued or halted as the railway line got damaged due to torrential rains, as per the railway offici...

September 19, 2023 10:32 AM

UNESCO reveals newly inscribed World Heritage Sites

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has added new names to its list of World Heritages. India is rejoicing with the inclusion of Santiniketan, the “Abode of Peace”. A total of 22 new properties have be...

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