Tag: ASI

UP: Coins dating back to Kushan period found in Baghpat

Baghpat: Copper coins, which may date back to the Kushan period, have been found in the Khaprana village in Barnawa…

ASI bar Muslims from offering namaz at Taj, locked up ‘wudu tank’

NEW DELHI: Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and members of Masjid Taj Mahal Intezamia Committee spar over Supreme Court order…

Khirki Masjid is not a fort of Rana Pratap, says ASI

Malik Maqbool constructed the 13th-century Khirki Masjid who was the prime minister of Sultan Feroze Shah Tughlaq. There is no…

ASI imposes ban on offering namaz in Taj Mahal: Here’s what Muslim clerics say

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh): Muslim clerics Sajid Rashidi, and Mufti Mukarram on Tuesday said, Archaeological Survey of India prohibiting Muslims from…

Jagannath temple priest seeks Supreme Court permission to end his life

A priest of the Jagannath Temple in Odisha’s Puri has written to the Chief Justice of India seeking permission to…

Kohinoor was surrendered to the Britishers not gifted, clarifies ASI

The government of India in April 2016, had told the Apex Court that the Kohinoor diamond was not “forcibly taken…

SC to hear plea for lifting construction ban near ASI sites

New Delhi: A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court challenging the constitutional validity of a law that prohibits…

Metal coins of medieval period found in a mosque

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has found 254 metal coins of the medieval period during the conservation of Khirki…

ASI commits suicide in Jharkhand

Ranchi: An Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) Suryadeo Mahto committed suicide by shooting himself with an AK-47 rifle in Jharkhand's Garwah…

There is no scientific proof to superstition ‘no eating during eclipses’- Astronomers

New Delhi: The Astronomical Society of India (ASI) have finally decided to look into one of the famous superstitions regarding…

ASI falls from high building, dies

Hyderabad: In the wee hours of 30th April in Venkat Reddy Nagar of Ramanthapur area, an Asst. Sub-Inspector of Police…

Maharashtra Govt. to develop Raigad fort with ASI

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday met Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Nripendra Misra to develop…

Delhi Police Head Constable promoted to ASI for displaying courage

New Delhi: A Delhi Police Head Constable was on Friday given out-of-turn promotion and awarded an 'Asadharan Karya Puraskar' for…

Taj Mahal: Now, you can visit the monument only for 3 hours

Agra [Uttar Pradesh]: The visitors to Taj Mahal, the world famous ivory-white marble mausoleum, will now get only three hours…

Charminar, the pride and glory of Hyderabad, under peril

Hyderabad: Charminar, constructed by Mohammad Quli Qutub Shah is the pride and glory of Hyderabad in particular and India in…

New Delhi: Restoration work at Jama Masjid begins

New Delhi: Finally, the wait is over and iconic 362-year-old Jama Masjid is all set to get repaired with the…

Delhi Traffic Police personnel above ASI rank to carry firearm

New Delhi: Delhi Traffic Police personnel above the rank of assistant sub-inspector (ASI) will be equipped with a firearm to…

SC to hear plea on demolition of parking lot around Taj Mahal on Friday

New Delhi [India]: The Supreme Court on Friday will hear the Uttar Pradesh Government's plea seeking recall of its earlier…