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.
23 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on a plea filed by an advocate seeking permission for visitors at Taj Mahal to view the marble mausoleum at night upto the central tank.
16 Apr 2016
Agra: The Taj Mahal is ready for the hyped visit of British royal couple, prince William and Kate, today.
23 May 2016
Lucknow: Taking serious note of reports of green pigmentation on the white marble of the Taj Mahal, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has directed officers to trace the factors behind the problem and find a solution.
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".
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.
13 May 2016
New Delhi: Preity Zinta, who recently tied the knot with her longtime beau Gene Goodenough, is spending some quality time with him in Agra.
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.
08 Sep 2016
Vientiane: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met US President Barack Obama for the eighth time in last 2 years on the sidelines of the 14th India-ASEAN Summit and the 11th East Asia Summit in Laos. According to sources, both leaders reviewed immediate priorities in the strategic partnership. Sources also added that both leaders reviewed progress on Indo-US collaboration in nuclear energy, solar energy and innovation.
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.