16 Apr 2016
Agra: The Taj Mahal is ready for the hyped visit of British royal couple, prince William and Kate, today.
16 Apr 2016
Agra: Britain's Prince William accompanied by his wife Kate today visited the Taj Mahal, the 17th century marble monument symbolising eternal love, bringing back memories of his mother Princess Diana's trip 24 years ago.
30 Mar 2016
Agra: The "missing" pinnacle of one of the minarets of Taj Mahal was brought down for repairs, ASI today said, putting at rest speculation on social media that it had "fallen off".
26 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The condition of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who has been admitted to AIIMS after she complained of severe chest congestion, is stable and a medical board has been formed to treat her.
16 Mar 2016
New Delhi: There has been a constant fall in the number of foreign tourists visiting Taj Mahal over the last few years though the government has undertaken various steps to ensure tourism-friendly environment in the country, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
19 Feb 2016
Agra: The Taj Mahotsava, an annual 10-day cultural extravaganza, ostensibly organised to attract foreign tourists, has been reduced to a local 'mela-tamasha' (fun fair) and has in no way helped promote tourism in the city, said industry stakeholders.
08 Apr 2012
The beauty of Taj Mahal, one of the world’s most beautiful and beloved structures, could not be described in words. The carvings on the main tomb add to the overall ambience of the iconic monument.
27 Dec 2015
Agra: Two minarets of the famed Taj Mahal are undergoing conservation by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). The Mughal monument has four free-standing minarets that frame the tomb. Each minaret is more than 130 ft tall, and divided into three equal parts by two working balconies.
28 Dec 2015
London: In a perfect New Year greeting, the Taj Mahal and Statue of Liberty warmly greeted the Eiffel Tower as the 126-year-old monument joined the micro-blogging site Twitter for the first time this week.
16 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today directed the Uttar Pradesh government to consider shifting of a crematorium located near Taj Mahal to prevent smoke affecting the world heritage site.