Liverpool has been removed from the list due to concerns over new buildings that are being planned in the city, which as per the UNESCO World Heritage Committee will undermine the Victorian heritage of the site.
The International Film Festival of India is one of Asia’s oldest and India’s biggest international film festivals which celebrates some of the finest cinematic works and also showcases a bouquet of the best films from India and around the world.
Currently, Tulu is not an official language in the country. Tulu speakers and supporters of the Tulu language are making efforts to get Tulu included in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution. Read all you need to know.
The Directorate of Archaeology and Museums, Maharashtra in April 2021, had sent a tentative ‘serial’ nomination of 14 forts to be accepted as World Heritage Sites. Read all you need to know how UNESCO selects World Heritage sites.