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Heritage

New ‘Switzerland Corner‘ opens at National Museum

The newly redesigned “Switzerland Corner” has been launched at the World Civilization Gallery of the National Museum in Dhaka

New ‘Switzerland Corner‘ opens at National Museum

Heritage

Sonargaon Baro Sardar Bari shines again after renovation

The restoration included the façade, ornamentation, inner courtyard reconstruction and plastering of interior walls

Sonargaon Baro Sardar Bari shines again after renovation

School teacher among 3 held for harassing minor folk singer

The accused also had also threatened to banish him from the village if he didn't quit singing, police said

School teacher among 3 held for harassing minor folk singer

HC turns down writ challenging tree felling at Suhrawardy Udyan

The High Court on Sunday rejected a writ petition against tree felling at historical Suhrawardy Udyan for installation of commercial establishments

HC turns down writ challenging tree felling at Suhrawardy Udyan

Taliban takeover sparks fear for Afghanistan’s heritage

Bamiyan’s cultural centre should have been completed last month, showcasing the remarkable heritage of a site that Afghanistan’s Taliban desecrated two decades ago by dynamiting ancient statues of ...

In this file photo taken on 9 March, 2021, people watch a three-dimensional projection of the 56 metres-high Salsal Buddha at the site where the Buddhas of Bamiyan statues stood before being destroyed by the Taliban in March 2001, in Bamiyan province

Weaving the future for handloom

Every society needs to firmly project its handloom as their pride, their heritage. Bangladesh's handloom must be protected from the onslaught of crass commercialism and cheap replication

Jamdani

5 sites in Saudi Arabia, Europe inscribed on world heritage list

Five cultural sites in Saudi Arabia and Europe have been inscribed on the world heritage list

5 sites in Saudi Arabia, Europe inscribed on world heritage list

Decision on Sundarbans World Heritage status next year

Tian Xuejun called on Bangladesh to submit SEA, EIA and impact of industries on the World Heritage Site reports, to be completed within August following the operational guidelines of the World ...

A herd of deer in the Sundarbans.

UNESCO decision on Sundarbans deferred until July 2022

The environment, forest and climate change ministry of Bangladesh submitted a progress report, stating that the coronavirus pandemic has delayed meeting full conditions set by the 43th session

UNESCO decision on Sundarbans deferred until July 2022

Great Barrier Reef should be listed as 'in danger': UN committee

Australia has for years been battling to keep the Great Barrier Reef, a major tourist attraction that supports thousands of jobs, off the "in danger" list

Great Barrier Reef should be listed as 'in danger': UN committee
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