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France bids for UNESCO recognition for baguette
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2 more trains resume services on Kalka-Shimla heritage line after over 10 months
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The Swiss art of automata now part of UNESCO's intangible heritage
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COVID-19 impact: Taj Mahal see decline in tourist footfall
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Mahatma Gandhi brought to life through 3D hologram in ParisThe event was organised by UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) in cooperation with the Permanent Delegation of India at the UNESCO headquarters.
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Narendra Modi invokes football spirit to highlight India-France bondPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday invoked the spirit of the football game to underline the close bond between India and France. During his address to the Indian community at the UNESCO..
UNESCO seeks report on Darjeeling 'toy train' after it finds heritage site ill maintainedThe report said many of the station buildings which are identified as major attributes of the Outstanding Universal Value (OUV) have "lost original fabric and seriously deteriorated" since the..
Walled city of Jaipur gets UNESCO world heritage tagPink Perfect: Its Urban planning shows exchange of Mughal, Hindu ideas
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