Badami (India)

Type: City
Name: Badami (India)
Country: India
Latitude: 15.92
Longitude: 75.68
population: 28,316
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Fleet cabs to suffer?

Will the fleet cabs be affected by the infusion of new taxi permitsThe government is set to to issue 7,800 new permits within few days for the black and yellow taxis in the city which implies that more taxis will run on Mumbai's roads and will be easily ... [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - 3 hours ago]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

On the silk trail

It is an intriguing sight: a steady stream of cyclists in blue shirts, rendered diminutive by the impossibly large bundles balanced on their heads, ringing their bells incessantly as they make their way out of the silk cocoon market at Sidlaghatta. This ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Dolmens of Hirebenkal

, DHNS:From here & thereHirebenkal is a remote village, ten km from Gangavathi town in Koppal district. It is mainly known for its pre-megalithic and neolithic and megalithic sites which have been declared as protected monuments by the ASI in 1955.Atop ... [Published Deccan Herald - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Lecture on rock-cut temples today

Did you know that Karnataka's trio of temple towns $ Badami, Pattadakal, Aihole $ showcase a practical textbook of the oldest recorded temple architecture?"The three towns show an evolution of India's temple-styling where the Northern, Dravidian and Deccan ... [Published The Hindu - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

31 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India

Rani-ki-Vav (The Queen's Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat Archaeological Survey of IndiaRani-ki-Vav (The Queen's Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat Archaeological Survey of IndiaRani-ki-Vav  (Queen's stepwell) in Patan, Gujarat has made its place in the list of UNESCO ... [Published International Business Times India - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Europe can once again relish mangoes from Karnataka

People in Europe can relish mangoes grown in Karnataka again from next year.Minister of State for Agriculture Krishna Byre Gowda said in the Legislative Council on Tuesday that mango exports to Europe from Karnataka would resume next year. Karnataka State ... [Published The Hindu - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

The future's ours to see

South Asia 2060, Envisioning Regional Futures, Anthem Press UKWhat pops up as you look out of the window of your mind thinking of South Asia?A map, a densely populated region, poverty, political unrest, adverse effects of climate change, fundamentalism, ... [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Jun 23 2014]

Quotes

"The three towns show an evolution of India's temple-styling where the Northern, Dravidian and Deccan approaches have been hand-worked in stone in the Chalukya period way back in 500 AD. Even now, they serve as curriculum modules for architects" says architect Nalini Kembhavi of Kembhavi Architects, Hubli
While Prime Minister Narendra Modi termed it a "matter of great pride", Culture Ministry, which has made efforts to get the recognition said: "Rani –ki –Vav has been approved for inscription on the World Heritage list. The recognition was granted by the UNESCO at the World Heritage Committee Session currently on at Doha, Qatar."

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Fleet cabs to suffer? [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - 3 hours ago]
On the silk trail [Published Business Standard India - Jul 19 2014]
Dolmens of Hirebenkal [Published Deccan Herald - Jul 07 2014]
Lecture on rock-cut temples today [Published The Hindu - Jun 27 2014]
31 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India [Published International Business Times India - Jun 27 2014]
Europe can once again relish mangoes from Karna... [Published The Hindu - Jun 25 2014]
The future's ours to see [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Jun 23 2014]
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