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  • Taking Steps To Protect Environment Around Taj Mahal: Uttar Pradesh

    Taking Steps To Protect Environment Around Taj Mahal: Uttar Pradesh

    The Uttar Pradesh government today told the Supreme Court that it was "fully committed" to protecting the environment and ensuring sustainable development in and around the Taj Mahal and the Taj Trapezium Zone (TTZ). TTZ is an area of about 10,400 sq km which is spread over the districts of Agra, Firozabad, Mathura, Hathras and Etah in Uttar Prades...

  • Touts, Selfie Requests Define The India Experience For Foreigners In Agra

    Touts, Selfie Requests Define The India Experience For Foreigners In Agra

    An attack on two Swiss tourists near Agra last month sparked worries about the safety of foreign travellers visiting the city. Agra attracts over five lakh foreign tourists every year. Tourists visiting Agra this month did not complain of feeling unsafe, but they continue to be hounded by selfie requests, salespersons and auto drivers

  • Taj Mahal's New Parking Lot Can Stay For Now, Says Supreme Court

    Taj Mahal's New Parking Lot Can Stay For Now, Says Supreme Court

    A parking lot located within walking distance of the Taj Mahal that is still being constructed does not need to be demolished for now, the Supreme Court said today, changing its stand.

  • Taj Mahal 'India's Gem', Committed To Its Conservation: Yogi Adityanath

    Taj Mahal 'India's Gem', Committed To Its Conservation: Yogi Adityanath

    Terming the Taj Mahal as "India's gem", Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said today that the Mughal-era monument is "an integral part of our culture" and the government is committed to its conservation.

  • After Attack On Swiss Couple, Yogi Adityanath's Photos With Foreigners

    After Attack On Swiss Couple, Yogi Adityanath's Photos With Foreigners

    Yogi Adityanath made his first visit as Chief Minister to the country's most popular tourist spot today - he visited the Taj Mahal amid extensive commentary against the 17th century monument by several leaders from his party, the BJP, and asserted, "Why get into who built the Taj and why? What is important is that it was built with the labour of In...

  • 'How Times Change': Akhilesh Yadav Mocks Yogi Adityanath's Taj Mahal Trip

    'How Times Change': Akhilesh Yadav Mocks Yogi Adityanath's Taj Mahal Trip

    Yogi Adityanath's predecessor Akhilesh Yadav has mocked the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister's visit to the Taj Mahal and his broom-wielding cleanliness drive there, alleging he was forced to go after a row over controversial statements made by leaders of his party the BJP against the famous 17th century architectural marvel.

  • As Yogi Adityanath Visits Taj, His Lawmakers Insist a Temple Stood There

    As Yogi Adityanath Visits Taj, His Lawmakers Insist a Temple Stood There

    Yogi Adityanath, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, arrived at the Taj Mahal in Agra on Thursday morning to cheers "Jai Shri Ram." It's his first visit to the monument as chief minister, the first also by any BJP chief minister, and is seen as damage control after he and other party leaders made several controversial statements about the dazzling marble...

  • Yogi Adityanath In Agra LIVE Updates: Chief Minister Leads Cleanliness Drive Outside Taj Mahal

    Yogi Adityanath In Agra LIVE Updates: Chief Minister Leads Cleanliness Drive Outside Taj Mahal

    Yogi Adityanath is visiting the Taj Mahal today as a part of his visit to Agra. The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister will launch a cleanliness drive outside with a broom in hand and visit the graves inside.

  • Top Court To Hear Government Plea Against Demolition Of Parking Lot Near Taj Mahal

    Top Court To Hear Government Plea Against Demolition Of Parking Lot Near Taj Mahal

    The Supreme Court agreed to hear the Uttar Pradesh government's restoration plea against its order to demolish a multi-level car parking facility being built within a kilometre of the Taj Mahal on October 27.

  • Indians Built Taj, Nothing Else Matters, Says Yogi Adityanath: 10 Facts

    Indians Built Taj, Nothing Else Matters, Says Yogi Adityanath: 10 Facts

    AGRA: Yogi Adityanath picked up the broom today as he arrived at the spectacular Taj Mahal in Agra amid a series of controversial statements by some leaders and ministers from his party, the BJP, against the 17th-century monument including denouncing it as "a blot on Indian culture". At a public meeting later, the 45-year-old Chief Minister, refer...

  • Taj Mahal Is A Beautiful Graveyard, Says Haryana Minister

    Taj Mahal Is A Beautiful Graveyard, Says Haryana Minister

    Amid the controversy over BJP leader Sangeet Som's remarks on the Taj Mahal, Haryana Minister Anil Vij today described the monument as a "beautiful graveyard".

  • Taj Mahal Finds Place Of Pride In UP Government's 2018 Calendar

    Taj Mahal Finds Place Of Pride In UP Government's 2018 Calendar

    The Taj Mahal, which has been in the centre of controversies, has finally found a place of pride in the 2018 calender brought out by the Uttar Pradesh government.

  • Taj Mahal A Hindu Temple Called Tejo Mahal: BJP Lawmaker Vinay Katiyar

    Taj Mahal A Hindu Temple Called Tejo Mahal: BJP Lawmaker Vinay Katiyar

    The Taj Mahal is originally a Hindu temple and should be renamed as "Tejo Mahal", BJP parliamentarian Vinay Katiyar has said, asserting that a temple was destroyed to build the world-renowned marble monument.

  • Taj Mahal Is India's Pride: Union Tourism Minister

    Taj Mahal Is India's Pride: Union Tourism Minister

    Union Tourism Minister Alphons Kannanthanam said today that the Taj Mahal was "India's pride" and core of tourism circuit, after a BJP MLA questioned the monument's place in the country's heritage.

  • Taj Mahal Built By Blood, Sweat of Indians, Says Yogi Adityanath

    Taj Mahal Built By Blood, Sweat of Indians, Says Yogi Adityanath

    The Taj Mahal was "built by the blood and sweat of Indians", Yogi Adityanath said today, tackling a controversy over a leader of his party BJP describing the world-renowned monument as a "blot on Indian culture" and a "symbol of slavery... built by traitors".

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