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About Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal, located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India is one of the seven wonders of the world. The monument is built in the Mughal architecture.

Prominent personalities visit to Taj Mahal

In January 09, actress Julia Robers visited Agra and had been to the historic monument. She won praise of American Hindus for sporting bindi.

In July 2010, thousands of people thronged the Mahal to participate in the annual Urs fair.

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Taj Mahal in News

Tata Capital's Corporate Finance Division Hosts 'Fostering Relationships', its Annual Customer Meet
Business Wire IndiaThe Corporate Finance Division of Tata Capital Financial Services Limited hosted its final Annual Customer Meet under the banner ‘Fostering Relationships’ at The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai on 20th February, 2015

HolidayIQ Insights: The Wedding Wanderlust Report 2015
Business Wire IndiaHolidayIQ, India's largest travel community and holidays recommendation released The Wedding Wanderlust Report 2015, based on the reviews shared by 12 million travellers from the community. Hari Nair, Founder and CEO, HolidayIQ said, “In India, weddings have always been a reason to travel

Mumbai Road Show - Invest Karnataka 2016
Business Wire India Ruchi Soya Industries announces an invest 350 Crores in Karnataka at Mumbai Roadshow Mr. Sajjan Jindal, Chairman & MD, JSW Steel Ltd endorsed Karnataka as the first state of choice in the country today ​ ​Setting the stage for the next edition of the Invest Karnataka 2016, Karnataka State hosted the Mumbai road show at The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in the city today

Imperia Presents Lake View Apartments at Jaypee Sports City
Business Wire IndiaImperia Structures Limited, a leading real estate group in the country, during the Navratras, announced a Unique offering – Rent-o-tsav – for their Lake View Apartments at Jaypee Sports City, located on the Yamuna Expressway.   The project is part of one of the finest integrated townships in India, Jaypee Sports City, North developed in 4500 acres

All India Exporters' Chamber Celebrates its Platinum Jubilee
Business Wire IndiaThe All India Exporters’ Chamber celebrated its Platinum Jubilee today at Hotel Taj Mahal in the august presence of its past Presidents and the leading luminaries of the exports industry. The event was presided over by the President of the Chamber, Ms. Preeti M

Jabs International Awarded ""Top Exporter of Maharashtra-MSME Category"" By FIEO
Business Wire IndiaJabs International, a government recognized Trading House and largest exporter of spices from India was awarded “Top Exporter of Maharashtra –MSME Category” by FIEO   (Federation of Indian Export Organisation -Western Region). Mr.Sudhir Mungantiwar, Minister for Finance & Planning, Forest- Maharashtra State, presented the trophy to Mr. Bhaskar B

Taiwan External Trade Development Council Lead a Delegation of 20 Excellent Taiwanese Suppliers to Mumbai
Business Wire IndiaThe Taiwan External Trade Development Council is honored to lead a delegation consisting of 20 excellent Taiwanese suppliers to Mumbai from May 14th – 15th 2015. The purpose of this visit is to build close business partnership between Taiwan and India. Taiwan is globally recognized for its technological innovation as well as superior quality products and services

Business Partnership Between Taiwan and India
Business Wire IndiaThe Taiwan External Trade Development Council is honoured to lead a delegation consisting of 20 excellent Taiwanese suppliers to Mumbai from May 14th – 15th 2015. The purpose of this visit is to build close business partnership between Taiwan and India

India Gets its RENDEZ-VOUS A ROLAND GARROS Wild Cards Junior Competition Winners

French Tennis Federation and All India Tennis Association Sign Memorandum of Understanding and Launch ""RENDEZ-VOUS A ROLAND-GARROS"" in India
Business Wire India  Rendez-Vous à Roland-Garros comes to India with an aim to promote tennis at grassroots level French Open Junior Wild-Card Tournament takes place in New Delhi The French Open Champion Trophies come to India for the first time ​ ​Today marked an important day for tennis in India

The Biggest Gathering of Equitymaster Members Conference 2015
Business Wire IndiaEquitymaster is just hours away from holding its 2015 Conference at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai.   Tomorrow morning will see nearly 300 people from around 45 cities across our country, and from around the world, walk into The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel for a day with some of the most knowledgeable investment stalwarts

Quin Music Series Launches With Performance by Improvisational Jazz Vocalist, VINX, on October 7th, 2015
The Quin, New York's quintessential lifestyle hotel, will inaugurate the Quin Music Series on October 7th at 7:00pm with a special performance by VINX. One of the most gifted improvisational vocalists performing today, VINX' style ranges from jazz to funk, and from bossa nova to blues, as he takes his audience on a sonic world tour

Skycure Reveals World's Riskiest Tourist Attractions for Mobile Devices
Skycure, the leader in mobile threat defense, today announced that Times Square in New York City presents the most threat to tourists using a mobile device based on a Skycure analysis of mobile attacks occurring in the world's top tourist attractions over the past year.

TripAdvisor Shows off the World's Most Spectacular Sights With 2015 Travellers' Choice Landmarks
TripAdvisor™, the world's largest travel site*, today announced its Travellers' Choice™ awards for Landmarks. This year's awards honour more than 700 landmarks worldwide including lists for Asia, Africa, Caribbean, Europe, South America, the South Pacific, the U.K., and the U.S

America's First National Math Festival Comes to D.C. on April 18; Invites Families to Discover the Delight and Power of Mathematics in Daily Life
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - February 03, 2015) - Today, the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) and the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) announced that the inaugural National Math Festival will take place in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, April 18, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

US President Obama cancels visit to Taj Mahal
Obama cut shorts India visit, to fly to Saudi Arabia from India

US President Barack Obama to embark three-day Indian trip
Barack Obama to participate in Republic Day celebrations as Chief Guest

Mafatlal Industries Limited Launched the New Bed and Bath Winter Collection at Hotel Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai
Mafatlal Industries Limited in association with Girisons Clothing Industry launched their “New Bed & Bath Winter Collection” at Rendezvous – Roof Top, Hotel Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai on November 27, 2014

Mahatma Mandir, Gujarat is Set to Install FieldTurf’s Artificial Grass
One of India’s largest convention & exhibition centers – Mahatma Mandir – in Gandhinagar, which hosts some of the most prestigious conferences, including Vibrant Gujarat, is all set to look even better with the installation of artificial turf. This landmark project, undertaken by Dept. of R&B, Govt

FieldTurf Executes India’s only FIFA 2-Star Football Field for National Games, Kerala
The Corporation Stadium in Thrissur, Kerala becomes the only Football field in India to currently have a FIFA 2-Star certification - the highest rating for artificial turf from FIFA. This world-class Football field was conceptualized and planned by the Kerala Government for the upcoming 35th National Games to be held from January, 15th, 2015

Canvera Wins 1st Prize in the HP Digital Print Excellence Award 2014 has been adjudged as the GRAND WINNER in the Photobook category in Asia Pacific and Japan HP Digital Print Excellence Award 2014. Canvera has also won the 1st prize in the “Photobook - Arts Category” for their Photobook “ARCHIVA” by India’s foremost panorama photographer Amit Pasricha

IILM at the UN Meet of Business, Investors, Educators and Governments with UN Secretary-General at UN Headquarters

Findmystay Wins an Award for Upcoming Service in Travel Industry at the CNBC Travel Awards 2014
Leading Travel portal was awarded a commendation for Upcoming Service in Travel Industry at the coveted ‘CNBC Travel Awards 2014’ recently held in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. The award was supported by the Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board and it witnessed the presence of chief guest, Tourism Minister for Madhya Pradesh, Shri Surendra, Mr

2014 Equitymaster Conference to Be Hosted by Ajit Dayal, Based on the Theme of “Beyond Uncertainty”
Ajit Dayal, the Founder of Equitymaster, along with several other notable speakers, will discuss about the present economic condition and the best investment strategy for 2014... and beyond. If you are an investor, you would agree to the fact that the investment markets are going through a rough and muddled phase at this moment

A.M. Best to Participate in 7th India Rendezvous
A.M. Best will participate in the 7th India Rendezvous, being held 22-24 January 2014 at The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai, India.

EON Reality Preserves Historical Sites and Artifacts for the Future With EON World Heritage Initiative
EON Reality Inc., the world leader in Virtual Reality based knowledge transfer for industry, education, and edutainment, has established the EON World Heritage Initiative as part of EON's Learn for Life Program to capture, preserve, and share the world's most valuable artifacts and locations through Virtual Reality

India's Hospitality Industry Blooms With Gurgaon Hotel
India is no stranger to visitors. During the British Raj, the country saw the creation of some of its finest guest houses, and advances in transportation brought an increasing numbers of visitors

Abercrombie & Kent's New Family Journeys Portfolio Features Sixteen Child-Friendly Adventures on All Seven Continents
DOWNERS GROVE, IL--(Marketwired - September 17, 2014) - Luxury adventure travel company Abercrombie & Kent was founded on the belief that travel brings families closer together and for 2015 has reimagined its Family Journeys, now spanning all seven continents. Ten new itineraries, in addition to six long-time favorites, are featured in a newly-designed portfolio.

MEDIA ADVISORY: The 62nd Sausalito Art Festival Labor Day Weekend
TO: Art & Entertainment, Travel & Leisure, Lifestyle Editors WHAT: 62nd SAUSALITO ART FESTIVAL Fine art, music, food, and wine come together Labor Day weekend along the Sausalito waterfront for one of the most prestigious art festivals in the United States

19th Annual Mammoth Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza Announces 2014 Lineup
In its 19th year, Mammoth's Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza promises an incomparable lineup of musical talent and a Grand Tasting of craft brews from around the country Offers the Next Best Thing
The travel experts at, the online leader in finding and publishing travel deals, decided to delve into another aspect of the alternative travel world. Recently, the team released a Go Here, Not There list highlighting alternative sites to some of the world's top attractions

Luxury Institute Reveals Wealthy Gamblers' Rankings and Specific Critiques of Casinos in Las Vegas, Atlantic City and Connecticut
For the past two decades, casinos at top gambling resort destinations in the United States have expanded on a grand scale and competed aggressively to attract high-end travelers

Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater in 3D: Shown on Rembrandt 3DTV Without Glasses
Rembrandt 3D Corp ( announced today that its Maestro™ 3DTV, No Glasses Auto Stereoscopic 3D (AS3D) platform, has been chosen by Emmy Award winner Kenneth Love of Kenneth Love International LLC, to produce "Fallingwater in 3D."

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Releases November 2013 Index
After reporting four consecutive monthly increases, the AGEM Index reported relatively no change in November 2013 when compared to October 2013. During the month, the index posted a composite score of 193.47, which was down a modest 0.04 points from the prior month. Compared to a year ago (November 2012), the AGEM Index increased 59.66 points (+44.6 percent)

The Ritz-Carlton Says 'Namaste' as It Bows to the Divine City of Bangalore
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., has officially opened the doors of its first luxury hotel in India. Located on Residency Road in the heart of downtown Bangalore, the hotel is part of a destination renowned for its world-class shopping, dining and entertainment.

Beamz Interactive, Inc. Announces Participation at the 23rd Annual DJ Expo
Beamz Interactive, Inc. (OTCQB: BZIC), an emerging growth technology company specializing in state-of-the-art interactive music products, today announced its participation at the 2013 DJ Expo taking place at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City August 12-15, 2013 (Booth # 400), one of the largest DJ trade shows in the United States.

Paulus, Sokolowski and Sartor (PS&S) Promotes Todd Heacock, Glenn Kustera, and Ron Weston
Paulus, Sokolowski and Sartor (PS&S) today announced that Todd R. Heacock, P.E., has been named Executive Vice President and Principal-in-Charge of the company's Building Group; Glenn P. Kustera, P.E., S.E., has been promoted to Vice President and Principal-in-Charge of PS&S' Structural Group; and Ron Weston, A.I.A., L.E.E.D., A.P., P.P

Great Sports Infra Bags Four Key Projects for Kerala National Games 2014
Hyderabad-based Great Sports Infra (GSI) has won four large projects for construction of sports facilities for the upcoming 2014 National Games, to be held in Kerala. The company has bagged tenders for a FIFA-standard artificial grass Football field, FIH-standard artificial grass Hockey field, and two 400 Metre IAAF-standard synthetic athletic tracks in Kerala, for various Games venues

New Silk Route (“NSR”) Adds Moshe’s Fine Foods (Moshe’s) to its Gastronomy Platform Holding Company

ixigo Unveils its First Integrated Marketing Campaign, India's leading travel planning and search engine kicked off its first ever integrated marketing campaign across Television, OOH, Radio and Social. The campaign in line with the brand essence of “know & go”, aims to position ixigo as the ‘go to’ destination for travel information and planning

The Indian Legal Awards 2012-13 - Celebration of Excellence
The Big Night LegalEra, India’s No.1 Legal & Corporate Awareness Magazine published by Legal Media Group commemorated the distinguished services rendered by the corporate law firms, companies and firms of repute in the legal arena in India and globally by honouring them for their contribution to the fraternity

Fairmont Debuts in Jaipur, The Pink City
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10 Kidtastic Family Adventures for Summer 2012
With summer break approaching, Kensington Tours is offering parents relief from the stresses of vacation planning with their collection of thrilling, educational and inspiring 'Kidtastic' Family Adventures

Goldman Sachs board meets in Mumbai amid talk of splitting of top jobs
Board of directors of embattled Goldman Sachs Group Inc held a meeting here on Thursday amid reports that senior executives had talked about splitting the roles of chief executive and chairman, both held now by Lloyd Blankfein.

United States Premiere of Global Winter Wonderland a Huge Success
Global Winter Wonderland's holiday feast of giant lanterns and fun attractions drew more than 415,000 visitors in its U.S. premiere year, covering over nine acres on Santa Clara's Great America Parkway from November 25, 2011, through January 2, 2012. Global Winter Wonderland (www.globalwonderland

Ushering in Digitalization to Share Knowledge and Extend Resources
The 3rd University Forum organized by INFLIBNET and Elsevier was held at the Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi on 13th July 2012. Delegates from different universities across the nation participated in the forum. In his welcome address, Prof

Visitors pay homage to Shah Jahan at concluding death anniversary ceremony in Agra
Thousands of visitors congregated at the Taj Mahal in Agra to participate in the concluding day of 357th Urs (death anniversary) of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan.

Shahjahan's 357th Urs observed in Agra
Thousands of devotees gathered at the Taj Mahal to take part in the 357th Urs of Mughal Emperor Shahjahan.

26/11 case: Pakistan judicial commission in Mumbai to record witness statements
The Pakistani judicial commission will be recording the statements of the four key witnesses in connection with the 26/11 terror attacks case from today.

500-member 'Chinese Youth Delegation' to arrive in Delhi tomorrow
A 500-member Chinese Youth Delegation will arrive here on a nine-day visit tomorrow as a part of the Indo- China Youth Exchange Programme.

Prime Minister of Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to visit India
The Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, will be on a nine-day state visit to Indian beginning on Thursday.

London Market In Delhi!
From jewelry to fashion, pret to couture, all luxury designers, be they high-end or upcoming ones will be showcasing their creative creations under one roof at the exclusively organized fashion exhibition, London Market, on 13th April at Maurya Sheraton in New Delhi.

Taj's structural stability under review
Officials of the Survey of India visited Taj Mahal to review the structural stability of the minarets after major cracks appeared on the walls of India's historical monument.

Pakistan judicial commission to visit India in January
Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday said Pakistan judicial commission will visit India in January 2012 .

International beauties visit Taj Mahal
Beauties from across the world visited Taj Mahal in Agra on Thursday.

'26//11 Mumbai attacks were a heinous act against humanity,' says Hazare
On the third anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, veteran anti-graft activist Anna Hazare condemned the attacks and called it a heinous act against humanity and added that the locals should remain alert and contribute in averting such assaults in future.

Three years after 26/11, Mumbai residents say city is still unsafe
Residents of Mumbai continue to maintain that the city is still unsafe because of the poor level of security.

India remembers 26/11 martyrs on third anniversary of terror strike
Rich tributes were paid to 26/11 martyrs on the third anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks by Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and a host of other leaders on Saturday.

Thousands take part in rally to commemorate 26/11 Mumbai attacks victims
Thousands of locals, including hundreds of school and college students, took part in a peace marathon in Mumbai on Sunday to commemorate the lives lost during the 26/11 2008 attacks in the city.

Asia Travel Company Predicts Travel Trends for 2012 Myanmar, Women Going Solo En Vogue
Asia Transpacific Journeys, the leading creator of custom and group tours to Asia, is bucking typical travel trends by offering its take on 2012 Asia must-dos. The company predicts that in Asia 2012 will be a year of "complete cultural embrace" and "baby boomer bucket lists."

South Australian minister criticized for 14,000 dollar India trip
South Australia's Opposition parties have criticized a state government minister for taking her seven-year-old daughter on a work trip to India.

358-yr-old Taj Mahal 'in danger of collapsing within 5 years'
The Taj Mahal will collapse within five years unless urgent action is taken to fix its rotting foundations, campaigners warn.

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