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January-February 2017

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Political advisory body urges inclusion of Tai Chi on world heritage list (ECNS, 28 February 2017)
http://www.ecns.cn/2017/02-28/247231.shtml

Special task force to clear encroachments at monuments (Telangana Today, 28 February 2017)
http://telanganatoday.news/special-task-force-to-clear-encroachments-at-monuments

Telangana wants UNESCO recognition for Charminar, Golconda (Nyoooz, 28 February 2017)
http://www.nyoooz.com/news/hyderabad/745790/telangana-wants-unesco-recognition-for-charminar-golconda

UNESCO signs up to DET trainee program (PS News, 28 February 2017)
http://www.psnews.com.au/aps/540/news/unesco-signs-up-to-det-trainee-program

"Congratulations! Proud Of You," Idris Jusoh Shares M'sian Team Success In Winning UNESCO Award By Striking A Pose (Malaysian Digest, 27 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiandigest.com/frontpage/29-4-tile/660532-congratulations-proud-of-you-idris-jusoh-shares-m-sian-team-success-in-winning-unesco-award-by-striking-a-pose.html

Burrup Peninsula Aboriginal rock art could be given World Heritage status (Esperance Express, 27 February 2017)
http://www.esperanceexpress.com.au/story/4495129/burrup-peninsula-aboriginal-rock-art-could-be-given-world-heritage-status/

End gender bias and invest more in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education of girls: UN chief Antonio Guterres (Merinews, 27 February 2017)
http://www.merinews.com/article/end-gender-bias-and-invest-more-in-science-technology-engineering-and-math-stem-education-of-girls-un-chief-antonio-guterres/15923307.shtml

From ‘Dede Gorgud’ to modern ashiq traditions [PHOTO] (Azernews, 27 February 2017)
http://www.azernews.az/culture/109506.html

cover_UNESCO-AP-Media2013.jpgGovt to organise 'Mangal Shobhajatra' processions across Bangladesh this year (BD News 24, 27 February 2017)
http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2017/02/27/govt-to-organise-mangal-shobhajatra-processions-across-bangladesh-this-year

Japan’s national cuisine: history and invention (Huffington Post, 27 February 2017)
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/japans-national-cuisine-history-and-invention_us_58b4107ae4b02f3f81e449da

Princess Cruises to Sail Longest-Ever Japan Cruise Season in 2018 (Travel Agent Central, 27 February 2017)
http://www.travelagentcentral.com/cruises/princess-cruises-unveils-2018-japan-cruise-season

TU, KU part of Unesco Chair programme (Kathmandu Post, 27 February 2017)
http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-02-27/tu-ku-part-of-unesco-chair-programme.html

Women present Qipao in central China (Global Times, 27 February 2017)
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1035019.shtml

Desi students prefer Australia, Canada  (New Indian Express, 26 February 2017)
http://www.newindianexpress.com/thesundaystandard/2017/feb/26/desi-students-prefer-australia-canada-1574774.html

Living With The Heritage: ‘Ahmedabad Policies attractive, implementation faces roadblocks, lacks political will’ (Indian Express, 26 February 2017)
http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/ahmedabad/living-with-the-heritage-ahmedabad-policies-attractive-implementation-faces-roadblocks-lacks-political-will/

Living With The Heritage: ‘Ahmedabad Policies attractive, implementation faces roadblocks, lacks political will’ (Nyoooz, 26 February 2017)
https://www.nyoooz.com/news/ahmedabad/744159/living-with-the-heritage--ahmedabad-policies-attractive-implementation-faces-roadblocks-lacks-political-will

Future of Pacific Heritage Hub Discussed (Fiji Sun, 25 February 2017)
http://fijisun.com.fj/2017/02/25/future-of-pacific-heritage-hub-discussed/

Ministers, experts urge inclusive access and quality education through open educational resources (Malaysia Sun, 25 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251977623

Palm plantation boom fuels discontent on Palawan (Today Online, 25 February 2017)
http://www.todayonline.com/world/asia/palm-plantation-boom-fuels-discontent-palawan

TD Bank donates $500,000 to Wanuskewin Heritage Park (Hindustan Times, 25 February 2017)
http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/new-body-to-manage-bodh-gaya-heritage-sites-proposed/story-lINvmWjggzAX6PHHcDfByI.html

 Shirakawa-go, a fairytale land (Jakarta Post, 24 February 2017)
http://www.thejakartapost.com/travel/2017/02/24/shirakawa-go-a-fairytale-land.html

Azerbaijan to appeal to UNESCO on illegal archaeological work in occupied lands (Trend News Agency, 24 February 2017)
http://en.trend.az/azerbaijan/karabakh/2725396.html

International Mother Language Day celebrates the power of multilingualism (Malaysia Sun, 24 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251946521

Pakistan wants good ties with India: Sharif (Malaysia Sun, 24 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251977019

Princess adds new ports to longest Japan cruise season (Seatrade Cruise News, 24 February 2017)
http://www.seatrade-cruise.com/news/news-headlines/princess-adds-ports-in-longest-japan-season.html

Revisiting Mohenjodaro (The News International, 24 February 2017)
https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/188398-Revisiting-Mohenjodaro

Shoot at site (The Hindu, 24 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-metroplus/shoot-at-site/article17358328.ece

The Great Barrier Reef Is in Trouble — Again (Seeker, 24 February 2017)
http://www.seeker.com/the-great-barrier-reef-is-in-trouble-again-2282620901.html

Bangladesh missions observe Martyrs' Day (BD News 24, 23 February 2017)
http://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2017/02/22/bangladesh-missions-observe-martyrs-day

Giving peace a chance (The Hindu, 23 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/giving-peace-a-chance/article17350028.ece

Giving peace a chance (The Hindu, 23 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/giving-peace-a-chance/article17350028.ece

Laos: Paradise lost to Unesco (NZ Herald, 23 February 2017)
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/travel/news/article.cfm?c_id=7&objectid=11804163

Need to impart education in mother tongue stressed (The Hindu, 23 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-tamilnadu/need-to-impart-education-in-mother-tongue-stressed/article17350661.ece

Nominations for UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize now open (Malaysia Sun, 23 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251915627

Speakers for imparting education in mother tongue (The Nation, 23 February 2017)
http://nation.com.pk/karachi/23-Feb-2017/speakers-for-imparting-education-in-mother-tongue

Speakers for imparting education in mother tongue (The Nation, 23 February 2017)
http://nation.com.pk/karachi/23-Feb-2017/speakers-for-imparting-education-in-mother-tongue

The development of story books for early childhood  (Phil Star, 23 February 2017)
http://www.philstar.com/education-and-home/2017/02/23/1674799/development-story-books-early-childhood

Vietnamese Mother Goddess rituals performed in India (Vietnam Net, 23 February 2017)
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/art-entertainment/173295/vietnamese-mother-goddess-rituals-performed-in-india.html

‘Education essential tool for fighting terrorism’ (The Himalayan Times, 22 February 2017)
https://thehimalayantimes.com/kathmandu/education-essential-tool-fighting-terrorism/

Disaster risk reduction document prepared (Pajhwok Afghan News, 22 February 2017)
http://www.pajhwok.com/en/2017/02/22/disaster-risk-reduction-document-prepared

International Mother Language Day Observed At B'desh High Commission (Millenium Post, 22 February 2017)
http://www.millenniumpost.in/features/international-mother-language-day-observed-at-bdesh-high-commission-216427

International Mother Language Day Observed At B'desh High Commission (Millenium Post, 22 February 2017)
http://www.millenniumpost.in/features/international-mother-language-day-observed-at-bdesh-high-commission-216427

Internet is breaching barriers to education for the most vulnerable (Humanosphere, 22 February 2017)
http://www.humanosphere.org/basics/2017/02/internet-breaching-barriers-education-vulnerable/

Learning a native culture (Morung Express, 22 February 2017)
http://morungexpress.com/learning-native-culture/

Multilingual education is 'absolutely essential,' UNESCO chief says on Mother Language Day (New Kerala, 22 February 2017)
http://www.newkerala.com/news/fullnews-228943.html

New Species of Frogs Smaller Than Fingernails Found in India (Sputnik News, 22 February 2017)
https://sputniknews.com/environment/201702221050941733-frogs-species-india/

New Species of Small Frog Revealed in India (Apex Tribune, 22 February 2017)
http://www.apextribune.com/new-species-of-small-frog-india/217736/

Odisha hopeful of world heritage tag for Bhitarkanika National Park (Odisha Sun Times, 22 February 2017)
https://odishasuntimes.com/2017/02/22/odisha-hopeful-world-heritage-tag-bhitarkanika-national-park/

These are the world’s best beaches for 2017, according to TripAdvisor (Malay Mail Online, 22 February 2017)
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/travel/article/these-are-the-worlds-best-beaches-2017-according-to-tripadvisor

Unesco republishes International Mother Language Day video after including Bangla (Dhaka Tribune, 22 February 2017)
http://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/2017/02/22/unesco-republishes-international-mother-language-day-video/

Why Orchha is in a monumental mess (Daily O, 22 February 2017)
http://www.dailyo.in/arts/orchha-heritage-site-unesco-madhya-pradesh/story/1/15787.html

มธ. – ศธ. จับมือ องค์การยูเนสโก เปิดตัวรายงานการติดตามผลการศึกษาทั่วโลก ปี 2559 เรื่อง “การศึกษาเพื่อมนุษย์และโลกของเรา: สร้างสรรค์อนาคตให้ยั่งยืนเพื่อปวงชน” (ThaiPR.net, 21 February 2017

China to invest US$ 1 million into Myanmar's conservation work  (CRI English, 17 February 2017)
http://english.cri.cn/12394/2017/02/17/4204s952038.htm

EBU launches Dot Radio domain on World Radio Day in Shanghai (Radio Info, 17 February 2017)
https://www.radioinfo.com.au/news/ebu-launches-dot-radio-domain-world-radio-day-shanghai

From Earth to Art  (Daily Star, 17 February 2017)
http://www.thedailystar.net/city-in-frame/earth-art-1362601

Baku prepares for Int’l Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpet (Azernews, 16 February 2017)
http://www.azernews.az/culture/108855.html

China assists most in renovating quake-hit pagodas in Myanmar's Bagan (Ecns, February 16, 2017)
http://www.ecns.cn/2017/02-16/245574.shtml

House panel approves bill to boost PH scientific innovations, inventions  (Update Philippines, 16 January 2017)
http://www.update.ph/2017/02/house-panel-bill-to-boost-ph-scientific-innovations-inventions/14502

International experts help Bagan to enlist as UNESCO World Heritage Site (CRI English, 16 February 2017)
http://english.cri.cn/12394/2017/02/16/3521s952002.htm

International Partners Pledge Support for Bagan Renovations (The Irrawady, 16 February 2017)
https://www.irrawaddy.com/news/burma/international-partners-pledge-support-bagan-renovations.html

Introducing The UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Sri Lanka Which Should Definitely Be A Part Of Your Must-See Attractions (SAT Press Releases, 16 February 2017)
http://www.satprnews.com/2017/02/16/introducing-the-unesco-world-heritage-sites-in-sri-lanka-which-should-definitely-be-a-part-of-your-must-see-attractions/

Quake-prone Pacific nations hold annual tsunami warning drill (Straits Times, 15 February 2017)
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/quake-prone-pacific-nations-hold-annual-tsunami-warning-drill

Several South Australian councils and businesses have united in a bid to see the Mt Lofty Ranges granted World Heritage listing (Daily Telegraph, 16 February 2017)
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/several-south-australian-councils-and-businesses-have-united-in-a-bid-to-see-the-mt-lofty-ranges-granted-world-heritage-listing/news-story/a9441f75de0b680f344dd6ac96c5203f

Taj Safaris Meghauli Serai named as one of best new openings (DNA India, 16 February 2017)
http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-taj-safaris-meghauli-serai-named-as-one-of-best-new-openings-2325044

This Japanese island lets you interact with deer (Travelers Today, 16 February 2017)
http://www.travelerstoday.com/articles/39541/20170216/japanese-island-lets-interact-deer.htm

What is the optimal balance between basic and applied research' (Malaysia Sun, 16 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251771799

World Radio Day 2017 in Ha Noi, Viet Nam (Asia Radio Today, 16 February 2017)
http://www.asiaradiotoday.com/news/world-radio-day-2017-ha-noi-viet-nam

World Radio Day 2017: The audience is at the heart of the broadcast (Malaysia Sun, 16 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251741979

Bagan’s long, bumpy road to World Heritage listing  (Myanmar Times, 15 February 2017)
http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/national-news/24956-bagan-s-long-bumpy-road-to-world-heritage-listing.html

Competing for World Heritage status  (Myanmar Times, 15 February 2017)
http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/national-news/24957-competing-for-world-heritage-status.html

CRS free to get ads from any source, Govt opposition only to political news (Radio and Music, 15 February 2017)
http://www.radioandmusic.com/biz/radio/community-radio/170215-crs-free-get-ads-any-source-govt-opposition

Meet Chatri, the lone human living in a wildlife park on the Himalayas (The News Minute, 15 February 2017)
http://www.thenewsminute.com/article/meet-chatri-devi-lone-human-living-wildlife-park-himalayas-57296

Reaping the joy of nature  (The Statesman, 15 February 2017)
http://www.thestatesman.com/features/reaping-the-joy-of-nature-1487167535.html

Sundarbans Day Observed: Call to scrap Rampal project (Daily Star, 15 February 2017)
http://www.thedailystar.net/backpage/sundarbans-day-observed-call-scrap-rampal-power-project-1361182

Thai media admires Finland at Press Freedom debate (ScanAsia.com, February 15, 2017)
http://scandasia.com/thai-media-admires-finland-at-press-freedom-debate/

The old woman who lives alone in a Himachal wildlife park (New Indian Express, 15 February 2017)
http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2017/feb/15/the-old-woman-who-lives-alone-in-a-himachal-wildlife-park-1570846--1.html

UNESCO will preserve Derawar Fort (The Nation, 15 February 2017)
http://nation.com.pk/national/15-Feb-2017/unesco-will-preserve-derawar-fort

UNSCO condemns killing of SAMAA cameraman (Samaa TV, 15 February 2017)
https://www.samaa.tv/pakistan/2017/02/unsco-condemns-killing-of-samaa-cameraman/

500 dwellings razed at Ramdevnagar (Nyoooz, 14 February 2017)
https://www.nyoooz.com/news/vadodara/734817/500-dwellings-razed-at-ramdevnagar

Community radios decry Centre's position on news broadcasting  (Business Standard, 14 February 2017)
http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/community-radios-decry-centre-s-position-on-news-broadcasting-117021400584_1.html

Japan's 'Battleship island' haunted by ghosts of its past (Yahoo News, 14 February 2017)
https://www.yahoo.com/news/japans-battleship-island-haunted-ghosts-past-040524982.html

'Radio provides accessible, real-time medium to bridge divides,' UNESCO says on World Day (New Kerala, 14 February 2017)
http://www.newkerala.com/news/fullnews-227305.html

Recordings register voice from the past (PS News, 14 February 2017)
http://www.psnews.com.au/aps/538/news/recordings-register-voice-from-the-pastttp://

Re-imagining radio power (The Pioneer, 14 February 2017)
http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/edit/re-imagining-radio-power.html

Top Five Of The 21 Latest UNESCO Heritage Sites (Travelers Today, 14 February 2017)
http://www.travelerstoday.com/articles/39241/20170214/top-5-21-latest-unesco-heritage-sites.htm

13 Feb 2017- World Radio Day  (Daily Kashmir Images, 13 February 2017)
http://dailykashmirimages.com/Details/131524/13-feb-2017-world-radio-day

A glimpse of communities across India  (The Hindu, 13 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/telangana/A-glimpse-of-communities-across-India/article17293060.ece

Australia's 'most significant site' kept off UNESCO's World Heritage list  (Sydney Morning Herald, 13 February 2017)
http://www.smh.com.au/technology/sci-tech/australias-most-significant-site-kept-off-unescos-world-heritage-list-20170209-gu9sr9.html

EBU officially launches dotRadio TLD in Shanghai on World Radio Day (European Broadcasting Union, 13 February 2017)
https://www.ebu.ch/news/2017/02/ebu-officially-launches-dotradio-tld-in-shanghai-on-world-radio-day

Falconry cultural heritage gets recognition (Pakistan Observer, 13 February 2017)
http://pakobserver.net/falconry-cultural-heritage-gets-recognition/

Open doors at Uzbekistan radio station for World Radio Day (Asia Radio Today, 13 February 2017)
http://www.asiaradiotoday.com/news/open-doors-uzbekistan-radio-station-world-radio-day

Pacific Nations Testing Tsunami Warning Systems This Week (Occupational Health and Safety, 13 February 2017)
https://ohsonline.com/articles/2017/02/13/pacific-nations-testing-tsunami-warning-systems-this-week.aspx?admgarea=news

PM Narendra Modi extends greetings on World Radio Day (Financial Express, 13 February 2017)
http://www.financialexpress.com/india-news/pm-narendra-modi-extends-greetings-on-world-radio-day/548492/

Radio is a wonderful way to interact, learn and communicate: PM Modi on World Radio Day  (Merinews, 13 February 2017)
http://www.merinews.com/article/radio-is-a-wonderful-way-to-interact-learn-and-communicate-pm-modi-on-world-radio-day/15923008.shtml

Raigad fort restoration work to begin in March, says Sambhajiraje (Times of India, 13 February 2017)
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolhapur/raigad-fort-restoration-work-to-begin-in-march-says-sambhajiraje/articleshow/57115730.cms

Raigad fort restoration work to begin in March, says Sambhajiraje (Nyoooz, 13 February 2017)
https://www.nyoooz.com/news/kolhapur/733693/raigad-fort-restoration-work-to-begin-in-march-says-sambhajiraje

Saving Moenjodaro (DAWN, 13 February 2017)
https://www.dawn.com/news/1314381/saving-moenjodaro

World Needs Science and Science Needs Women (Financial Tribune, 13 February 2017)
https://financialtribune.com/articles/people/59421/world-needs-science-and-science-needs-women

World Radio Day today (Daily Star, 13 February 2017)
http://www.thedailystar.net/city/world-radio-day-today-1360420

Australia edges out UK, ranks second in number of Indian students (Daily News & Analysis, 12 February 2017)
http://www.dnaindia.com/academy/report-australia-edges-out-uk-ranks-second-in-number-of-indian-students-2320091

Pakistan’s falconry cultural heritage gets recognition (Pakistan Today, 12 February 2017)
http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/02/12/pakistans-falconry-cultural-heritage-gets-recognition/

PepsiCo supports economic development in Myanmar (Eleven Myanmar, 12 February 2017)
http://www.elevenmyanmar.com/business/7845

Preparing students for the school of life (Bangkok Post, February 12, 2017)
http://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/1197221/preparing-students-for-the-school-of-life

The 8th Wonder of the World Buried In Peshawar? (Geo TV, 12 February 2017)
https://www.geo.tv/latest/130854-The-8th-Wonder-of-the-World-Buried-In-Peshawar

“Women representation in Nepal's parliament is an example for others”  (My Republica, 11 February 2017)
http://www.myrepublica.com/news/14717

Date of 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue revealed (Azernews, 11 February 2017)
http://www.azernews.az/culture/108746.html

Persepolis: Iran tourism gateway faces climate threats (Al Jazeera, 11 February 2017)
http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/inpictures/2017/01/persepolis-iran-tourism-gateway-faces-climate-threats-170131130608098.html

Album: Chinese, Africans share new year wishes (Part one)  (New China, 10 February 2017)
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-02/10/c_136047230.htm

Dig this: Indus Valley Civilisation comes alive (Tribune, 10 February 2017)
https://tribune.com.pk/story/1321810/dig-indus-valley-civilisation-comes-alive/

Government wants foolproof dossier for Majuli to get Unesco tag (Times of India, 10 February 2017)
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/government-wants-foolproof-dossier-for-majuli-to-get-unesco-tag/articleshow/57073069.cms

If left unprotected, Moenjodaro will disintegrate, cautions Unesco official (DAWN, 10 February 2017)
http://www.dawn.com/news/1313830/if-left-unprotected-moenjodaro-will-disintegrate-cautions-unesco-official

Int’l Conference on Moenjo-daro kicks off after 40-year gap (Pakistan Observer, 10 February 2017)
http://pakobserver.net/intl-conference-on-moenjo-daro-kicks-off-after-40-year-gap/

La Bella Maestra (Manila Bulletin, 10 February 2017)
http://news.mb.com.ph/2017/02/10/la-bella-maestra/

Laguna launches inaugural Food & Music Festival (Pukhet News, 10 February 2017)
http://www.thephuketnews.com/laguna-launches-inaugural-food-music-festival-60981.php

Moushira Khattab favourite for DG UNESCO election (Pakistan Observer, 10 February 2017)
http://pakobserver.net/moushira-khattab-favourite-for-dg-unesco-election/

Murad urges more research on Indus Valley Civilisation (The Nation, 10 February 2017)
http://nation.com.pk/karachi/10-Feb-2017/murad-urges-more-research-on-indus-valley-civilisation

Pacific rim countries to test their tsunami warning system (Malaysia Sun, 10 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251591515

Sindh CM inaugurates int'l conference on Indus Valley civilization (Daily Times, 10 February 2017)
http://dailytimes.com.pk/sindh/10-Feb-17/sindh-cm-inaugurates-intl-conference-on-indus-valley-civilization

Dorothea Mackellar’s My Country manuscript on UNESCO register (The Australian, 9 February 2017)
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/arts/books/dorothea-mackellars-my-country-manuscript-on-unesco-register/news-story/006f0c0cf0861dd5ecbc658443a1775d

Fanny Cochrane Smith's Tasmanian Aboriginal songs and language preserved forever (ABC News, 9 February 2017)
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-09/fanny-cochrane-smith-recordings-inducted-into-unesco-register/8254806

Free online course for climate change (Fiji Times, 9 February 2017)
http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=388680

Lessons from Australia's first self-made millionaire (Sydney Morning Herald, 9 February 2017)
http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/lessons-from-australias-first-selfmade-millionaire-20170206-gu6ll5.html

Ring of Fire WARNING: Nations prepare for devastating TSUNAMI which is long overdue (Express, 9 February 2017)
http://www.express.co.uk/news/science/765184/Pacific-Ring-of-Fire-tsunami-emergency-test

Warlpiri Act of Memory (Aboriginal Art Directory, 9 February 2017)
http://news.aboriginalartdirectory.com/2017/02/warlpiri-act-of-memory-1.php

Women still a minority in engineering and computer science (Malaysia Sun, 9 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251591137

Dr. Kelegama to deliver 27th J.E. Jayasuriya Memorial Lecture (Daily Mirror, 8 February 2017)
http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/Dr-Kelegama-to-deliver-th-J-E-Jayasuriya-Memorial-Lecture-123482.html

Four tourist hotspots hit by land rights disputes (Daily Mail, 8 February 2017)
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/reuters/article-4203924/Four-tourist-hotspots-hit-land-rights-disputes.html

How the Indigenous art recognised by Unesco draws us into Australia's real history (The Guardian, 8 February 2017)
https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/postcolonial-blog/2017/feb/08/the-genesis-of-modern-desert-indigenous-art-acknowledged-by-unesco

Maha forts to get Unesco attention (Pune Mirror, 8 February 2017)
http://punemirror.indiatimes.com/pune/civic/maha-forts-to-get-unesco-attention/articleshow/57027405.cms

Manavai Mustafa is no more  (The Hindu, 8 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-tamilnadu/Manavai-Mustafa-is-no-more/article17245040.ece

Thailand proposes Phra That Phanom for heritage list (TTR Weekly, 8 February 2017)
http://www.ttrweekly.com/site/2017/02/thailand-proposes-phra-that-phanom-for-heritage-list/

Unesco condemns journo Shimul killing (Dhaka Tribune, 8 February 2017)
http://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/2017/02/08/unesco-condemns-journo-shimul-killing/

Unesco outraged by Sirajganj journo killing (Financial Express, 8 February 2017)
http://www.thefinancialexpress-bd.com/2017/02/08/61280/Unesco-outraged-by-Sirajganj-journo-killing

Uzbekistan objects added to UNESCO Heritage List  (Times of Central Asia, 8 February 2017)
http://www.timesca.com/index.php/news/17657-uzbekistan-objects-added-to-unesco-heritage-list

Dhaka declaration vows equitable edn by 2030 (Daily Star, 7 February 2017)
http://www.thedailystar.net/city/no-one-would-be-left-behind-2030-1357177

Festival celebrates natural heritage in arts, lit (Nyoooz, 7 February 2017)
http://www.nyoooz.com/news/dehradun/726248/festival-celebrates-natural-heritage-in-arts-lit

Manavai Mustafa, editor of UNESCO Courier is no more  (The Hindu, 7 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/Manavai-Mustafa-editor-of-UNESCO-Courier-is-no-more/article17206238.ece

Pepsico sees opportunities for potato cultivation in Myanmar (Potato Pro, 7 February 2017)
http://www.potatopro.com/news/2017/pepsico-sees-opportunities-potato-cultivation-myanmar

Silver filigree lacks skilled labour (Telangana Today, 7 February 2017)
http://telanganatoday.news/silver-filigree-lacks-skilled-labour

The 'Father of scientific Tamil' who worked tirelessly for its cause (New Indian Express, 7 February 2017)
http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil-nadu/2017/feb/07/the-father-of-scientific-tamil-who-worked-tirelessly-for-its-cause-1567835.html

UNESCO boss condemns killing of Shahzadpur journalist (Prothom Alo, 7 February 2017)
http://en.prothom-alo.com/bangladesh/news/138587/UNESCO-boss-condemns-killing-of-Shahzadpur

UNESCO team visits community radio stations in Haryana (Radio and Music, 7 February 2017)
http://www.radioandmusic.com/biz/radio/community-radio/170207-unesco-team-visits-community-radio-stations

UNESCO's nature fest to begin on Feb 11 (Business Standard, 7 February 2017)
http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/unesco-s-nature-fest-to-begin-on-feb-11-117020701095_1.html

Inter-faith publication to be given to Unesco (Straits Times, 6 February 2017)
http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/inter-faith-publication-to-be-given-to-unesco

Outcry Grows Against Bangladesh Coal Plant and Threat to Rare Bengal Tiger (Triple Pundit, 6 February 2017)
http://www.triplepundit.com/2017/02/outcry-bangladesh-coal-plant-bengal-tiger/

PepsiCo Supports Economic Development in Myanmar (Yahoo Finance, 6 February 2017)
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/pepsico-supports-economic-development-myanmar-233000907.html

Borra Caves in contention for world heritage tag (Deccan Herald, 5 February 2017)
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/594849/borra-caves-contention-world-heritage.htmlhttp://

Breathtaking Bahir Dar (Mumbai Mirror, 5 February 2017)
http://mumbaimirror.indiatimes.com/others/leisure/breathtaking-bahir-dar/articleshow/56979214.cms

Hasina for linking 'Education for All' initiative with SDG (MENA FN, 5 February 2017)
http://menafn.com/1095237910/Hasina-for-linking-Education-for-All-initiative-with-SDG

UNESCO Builds Cultural Center at the Site of Destroyed Bamiyan Buddhas (ArtNet News, 5 February 2017)
https://news.artnet.com/art-world/unesco-cultural-center-destroyed-bamiyan-buddhas-845687

Bangladesh to chair the E-9 for next two years (Dhaka Tribune, 4 February 2017)
http://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/2017/02/04/bangladesh-chair-e-9-next-two-years/

Dr Ha Phuong Thu and her dream to elevate Vietnam’s medicinal sector (Vietnam Net, 4 February 2017)
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/science-it/172075/dr-ha-phuong-thu-and-her-dream-to-elevate-vietnam-s-medicinal-sector.html

Funds Allocated to Restore 11 Qanats (Financial Tribune, 4 February 2017)
https://financialtribune.com/articles/people-travel/58789/funds-allocated-to-restore-11-qanats

Padma Sri for tainted archaeologist stirs row (Asian Age, 4 February 2017)
http://www.asianage.com/india/all-india/040217/padma-sri-for-tainted-archaeologist-stirs-row.html

Party it up like you're in Ibiza (Phuket Gazette, 4 February 2017)
http://www.phuketgazette.net/phuket-lifestyle/Party-up-youaposre-Ibiza/66222

Plans to make Mauk U and Annanda Sandra Stone Pillar UNESCO World Heritage sites (Mizzima, 4 February 2017)
http://www.mizzima.com/development-news/plans-make-mauk-u-and-annanda-sandra-stone-pillar-unesco-world-heritage-sites

Ramappa temple nominated for UNESCO’s recognition (The Hindu, 4 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-telangana/Ramappa-temple-nominated-for-UNESCO%E2%80%99s-recognition/article17191384.ece

Seeking Nature Heritage status (Japan Times, 4 February 2017)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/opinion/2017/02/04/editorials/seeking-nature-heritage-status/

Sri Lanka: Sense of serenity  (Khaleej Times, 4 February 2017)
http://www.khaleejtimes.com/sri-lanka-sense-of-serenity

World Wetlands Day 2017 Observed Globally (Jagran Josh, 4 February 2017)
http://www.jagranjosh.com/current-affairs/world-wetlands-day-2017-observed-globally-1486122829-1

Bamiyan Cultural Centre gets under way (Art Newspaper, 3 February 2017)
http://theartnewspaper.com/news/bamiyan-cultural-centre-gets-under-way/

China to destroy 5,000-year-old Buddhist city in Afghanistan for copper extraction (International Business Times, 3 February 2017)
http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/china-destroy-5000-year-old-buddhist-city-afghanistan-copper-extraction-1604647

Heritage sites (The News International, 3 February 2017)
https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/183653-Heritage-sites

Nine most populous countries meet in Bangladesh to align on Education 2030 Agenda (Malaysia Sun, 3 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251440227

Plans to make Bagan UNESCO World Heritage site under study (Myanmar Times, 3 February 2017)
http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/national-news/mandalay-upper-myanmar/24812-plans-to-make-bagan-unesco-world-heritage-site-under-study.html

Preah Vihear villagers seek the minister’s help (Khmer Times, 3 February 2017)
http://www.khmertimeskh.com/news/35070/preah-vihear-villagers-seek-the-minister---s-help/

Protecting Cultural Heritage: Lessons from the Gorkha Earthquake (Malaysia Sun, 3 February 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251410757

Travel to These Locations Where 2017’s Biggest Movies Were Filmed (Travel Pulse, 3 February 2017)
http://www.travelpulse.com/news/destinations/travel-to-these-locations-where-2017-s-biggest-movies-were-filmed.html

Week in Review: Putting Iran “On Notice”; New UN Chief Criticized for Telling Truth (The Tower, 3 February 2017)
http://www.thetower.org/4524-week-in-review-putting-iran-on-notice-new-un-chief-criticized-for-telling-truth/

Amitabh Kant launches India Innovation Index to rank States (Web India 123, 2 February 2017)
http://news.webindia123.com/news/Articles/India/20170202/3048126.html

Bid to have more Heritage sites (Khmer Times, 2 February 2017)
http://www.khmertimeskh.com/news/35025/bid-to-have-more-heritage-sites/

Cambodia bid to have more heritage sites (Bangkok Post, 2 February 2017)
http://www.bangkokpost.com/travel/around-the-globe/1191540/cambodia-bid-to-have-more-heritage-sites

Cambodia bid to have more heritage sites  (Bangkok Post, 2 February 2017)
http://www.bangkokpost.com/travel/around-the-globe/1191540/cambodia-bid-to-have-more-heritage-sites

Cambodia Seeks to Add More Heritage Sites (Travel Pulse, 2 February 2017)
http://www.travelpulse.com/news/destinations/cambodia-seeks-to-add-more-heritage-sites.html

China plans to destroy an ancient Buddhist city to get the copper buried there (New Asia One, 2 February 2017)
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/china-plans-destroy-ancient-buddhist-city-get-copper-buried-there

Delhi's Lotus Temple not to be a UNESCO world heritage site (Travel Biz Monitor, 2 February 2017)
http://www.travelbizmonitor.com/Top-Stories/delhis-lotus-temple-not-to-be-a-unesco-world-heritage-site-32615

Hiroshima A-Bomb Dome lighting event stirs controversy (Japan Times, 2 February 2017)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/02/02/national/hiroshima-bomb-dome-lighting-event-stirs-controversy/

International artists to give park near Bodh Gaya shrine a new look (Hindustan Times, 2 February 2017)
http://www.hindustantimes.com/patna/international-artists-to-give-park-near-bodh-gaya-shrine-a-new-look/story-ECfNjhln3kFXfXskzmRc6N.html

Japan proposes 2 sites for UNESCO World Heritage list (The Mainichi, 2 February 2017)
http://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20170202/p2g/00m/0dm/070000c

Japan proposes 2 sites for UNESCO World Heritage list (Japan Today, 2 February 2017)
https://www.japantoday.com/category/national/view/japan-proposes-2-sites-for-unesco-world-heritage-list

Jeju's women divers 'haenyeo' likely to be listed as UNESCO Cultural Heritage  (Korea Times, 2 February 2017)
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/culture/2017/02/317_217257.html

Korea seeks UNESCO World Heritage designation for 7 mountain temples (Korea Herald, 2 February 2017)
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20170202000665

S. Korea Seeks World Heritage Status for 7 Mountain Temples (KBS World Radio, 2 February 2017)
http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/news/news_Cu_detail.htm?No=125045&id=Cu

Sadly, UNESCO Label Won’t Save These 2 Indian World Heritage Sites (The Quint, 2 February 2017)
https://www.thequint.com/environment/2017/02/02/two-indian-unesco-world-heritage-sites-manas-keoladeo-threatened

UGC to universities: Celebrate Matrubhasha Diwas on 21 Feb. (Education News Agency India, 2 February 2017)
http://www.enaindia.in/news/newsdetails/policy/regulatory-bodies/ugc-to-universities-celebrate-matrubhasha-diwas-on-21-feb

Wetlands play vital role in reducing impact of extreme events: UNESCO (Merinews, 2 February 2017)
http://www.merinews.com/article/wetlands-play-vital-role-in-reducing-impact-of-extreme-events-unesco/15922744.shtml

Oval Maidan precinct nominated for UNESCO World Heritage site (Mumbai Mirror, 1 February 2017)
http://mumbaimirror.indiatimes.com/mumbai/other/oval-maidan-precinct-nominated-for-unesco-world-heritage-site/articleshow/56919003.cms

U.S. military must not jeopardize Okinawan forest’s bid for World Heritage status (Japan Times, 1 February 2017)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/community/2017/02/01/voices/u-s-military-must-not-jeopardize-okinawan-forests-bid-world-heritage-status/

UNDER human PRESSURE  (The Hindu, 1 February 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/UNDER-human-PRESSURE/article17125898.ece

UNESCO world heritage tag: Centre nominates South Mumbai’s Oval Maidan  (Hindustan Times, 1 February 2017)
http://www.hindustantimes.com/mumbai-news/unesco-world-heritage-tag-centre-nominates-south-mumbai-s-oval-maidan/story-nIzfh54MaS125uvs3L4b3H.html

World Heritage Site tag likely for Oval Maidan in Mumbai (The Indian Express, 1 February 2017)
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/world-heritage-site-tag-likely-for-oval-maidan-in-mumbai-4501410/

Delhi's Lotus Temple out of world heritage race (Times of India, 31 January 2017)
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/delhis-lotus-temple-out-of-world-heritage-race/articleshow/56894289.cms

Fake News Buster: Jallikattu bull gets UNESCO heritage tag (Bangalore Mirror, 31 January 2017)
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/fake-news-buster-jallikattu-bull-gets-unesco-heritage-tag/articleshow/56880062.cms

FISU Executive Meeting in Almaty - Day 2 (Eurosport, 31 January 2017)
http://www.eurosport.com/university-sports/fisu-executive-meeting-in-almaty-day-2_sto6038413/story.shtml

Humans Are Destroying Over 100 Natural World Heritage Sites (Gizmodo, 31 January 2017)
http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2017/01/humans-are-destroying-over-100-natural-world-heritage-sites/

More than 100 natural world heritage sites degraded by human activity, says report  (The Guardian, 31 January 2017)
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jan/31/more-than-100-natural-world-heritage-sites-degraded-by-human-activity-says-report

PHOTOS: The breathtaking beauty of Pakistani sites on World Heritage list  (Geo TV, 31 January 2017)
https://www.geo.tv/latest/129294-PHOTOS-The-breathtaking-beauty-of-Pakistani-sites-on-World-Heritage-list

Pilgrimage map of Scorsese’s ‘Silence’ given out in Nagasaki (Asahi Shimbun, 31 January 2017)
http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201701310012.html

Project aims to ignite passion for art to students (Khmer Times, 31 January 2017)
http://www.khmertimeskh.com/news/34940/project-aims-to-ignite-passion-for-art-to-students/

UNESCO approves proposal to include eight Pakistani sites in World Heritage (Dunya News, 31 January 2017)
http://dunyanews.tv/en/Pakistan/372928-UNESCO-approves-proposal-to-include-eight-Pakistan

World Heritage tag for Oval precinct will pull in tourists, renovation funds (Times of India, 31 January 2017)
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/oval-area-may-get-unesco-heritage-tag/articleshow/56881895.cms

Efforts being made to get Wangkang Unesco recognition (The Star, 30 January 2017)
http://www.thestar.com.my/metro/community/2017/01/30/unique-cultural-heritage-efforts-being-made-to-get-wangkang-unesco-recognition/

OPINION: Education 2030 sets bar high for Laos and that’s where it must be (Asia News Network, 30 Jan 2017)
http://annx.asianews.network/content/opinion-education-2030-sets-bar-high-laos-and-that%E2%80%99s-where-it-must-be-38271

UNESCO adds eight Pakistani historical sites to heritage list (The News International, 30 January 2017)
https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/182809-UNESCO-adds-eight-Pakistani-historical-sites-to-heritage-list

Unesco agrees to add eight more Pakistani sites to world heritage list (DAWN, 30 January 2017)
http://www.dawn.com/news/1311593/unesco-agrees-to-add-eight-more-pakistani-sites-to-world-heritage-list

Banaras ghats a unique landscape, says French prof  (Hindustan Times, 29 January 2017)
http://www.hindustantimes.com/lucknow/banaras-ghats-a-unique-landscape-says-french-prof/story-Xu2LqhBKlJ4nVge206DJMK.html

FOOTPRINTS: THE MYTH OF THE PRESENT (DAWN, 29 January 2017)
https://www.dawn.com/news/1311393/footprints-the-myth-of-the-present

National Debate on Improving ICT Accessibility for Disabled (Financial Tribune, 29 January 2017)
https://financialtribune.com/articles/people/58387/national-debate-on-improving-ict-accessibility-for-disabled

News, when true, wasn’t truth. But news that is untrue is taken as truth today. Is anybody safe? (New Indian Express, 29 January 2017)
http://www.newindianexpress.com/opinions/columns/t-j-s-george/2017/jan/29/news-when-true-wasnt-truth-but-news-that-is-untrue-is-taken-as-truth-today-is-anybody-safe-1564572.html

The dancing girl in distress (Pakistan Today, 29 January 2017)
http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/01/29/the-dancing-girl-in-distress/

UNESCO officials call on T.R. Zeliang (Nagaland Post, 29 January 2017)
http://www.nagalandpost.com/ChannelNews/State/StateNews.aspx?news=TkVXUzEwMDEwODk1NQ%3D%3D

UNESCO team visits Nagaland  (Morung Express, 29 January 2017)
http://morungexpress.com/unesco-team-visits-nagaland/

UNESCO undertakes project to conserve State biodiversity (Eastern Mirror Nagaland, 29 January 2017)
http://www.easternmirrornagaland.com/unesco-undertakes-project-to-conserve-state-biodiversity/

Cagayan De Oro to host ASEAN meeting in July (Manila Bulletin, 28 January 2017)
http://news.mb.com.ph/2017/01/28/cagayan-de-oro-to-host-asean-meeting-in-july/

Mt. Damavand’s UNESCO Dream Still Alive (Financial Tribune, 28 January 2017)
https://financialtribune.com/articles/people-travel/58269/mt-damavand-s-unesco-dream-still-alive

Pakistan government urged to ensure 8th wonder tag to Kanishka Stupa (Free Press Journal, 28 January 2017)
http://www.freepressjournal.in/world/pakistan-government-urged-to-ensure-8th-wonder-tag-to-kanishka-stupa/1009327

Peserving, promoting Hue heritage site  (Saigon GP Daily, 28 January 2017)
http://www.saigon-gpdaily.com.vn/Culture_Art/2017/1/122877/

Shimla-Kalka 'Toy Train' to have more coaches (Nyoooz, 28 January 2017)
http://www.nyoooz.com/news/shimla/718609/shimlakalka-toy-train-to-have-more-coaches

Sino-Japanese propaganda wars are heating up (Japan Times, 28 January 2017)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/opinion/2017/01/28/commentary/sino-japanese-propaganda-wars-heating/

Hope for the hearing-impaired through the arts (Manila Times, 27 January 2017)
http://www.manilatimes.net/hope-hearing-impaired-arts/309060/

Locals in Sikkim are fighting to save their community and the environment from hydropower projects (Scroll, 27 January 2017)
https://scroll.in/article/827635/locals-in-sikkim-are-fighting-to-save-their-community-and-the-environment-from-hydropower-projects

Pakistan govt urged to ensure 8th wonder tag to Kanishka Stupa  (The Hindu, 27 January 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/Pakistan-govt-urged-to-ensure-8th-wonder-tag-to-Kanishka-Stupa/article17101715.ece

US-based historian urges Pak govt to engage UNESCO to declare ancient Kanishka Stupa as 8th wonder of world (News Nation, 27 January 2017)
http://www.newsnation.in/world-news/us-based-historian-urges-pak-govt-to-engage-unesco-to-declare-ancient-kanishka-stupa-as-8th-wonder-of-world-article-159271.html

Vanuatu: the Prime Minister explores the challenges of development (Malaysia Sun, 27 January 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251227931

Bangladesh police fire tear gas at anti-coal protest  (World Bulletin, 26 January 2017)
http://www.worldbulletin.net/todays-news/183740/bangladesh-police-fire-tear-gas-at-anti-coal-protest

Canada returns more of China's ancient relics (China Daily, 26 January 2017)
http://usa.chinadaily.com.cn/world/2017-01/26/content_28063886.htm

First golf course for famous Asian UNESCO World Heritage site (Travel Daily Media, 26 January 2017)
http://www.traveldailymedia.com/246412/first-golf-course-for-famous-asian-unesco-world-heritage-site/

Police clash with protesters marching against power plant in Bangladesh (Mongabay, 26 January 2017)
https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/police-clash-with-protesters-marching-against-power-plant-in-bangladesh/

Wendy Wu braced for Great Wall blockbuster (Travel Weekly, 26 January 2017)
http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/articles/271826/wendy-wu-braced-for-great-wall-blockbuster

Child labour survey to be completed this year with cooperation of UNESCO, PA told (Radio Pakistan, 25 January 2017)
http://www.radio.gov.pk/25-Jan-2017/child-labour-survey-to-be-completed-this-year-with-cooperation-of-unesco-pa-told

Daw Suu flags Bagan sunset viewing ban as govt readies for heritage listing (Frontier Myanmar, 25 January 2017)
http://frontiermyanmar.net/en/daw-suu-flags-bagan-sunset-viewing-ban-as-govt-readies-for-heritage-listing

Fin Garden: A UNESCO World Heritage Site in Iran  (Tasnim News Agency, 25 January 2017)
https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2017/01/25/1307393/fin-garden-a-unesco-world-heritage-site-in-iran

The Ocean Challenges Before Us Require All Hands on Deck (National Geographic, 25 January 2017)
http://voices.nationalgeographic.com/2017/01/25/the-ocean-challenges-before-us-require-all-hands-on-deck/

UNESCO and university network sign quality distance education cooperation programme (Malaysia Sun, 25 January 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/251166359

UNESCO World Heritage Series: Part 1 - Dolmens (Asia Society, 25 January 2017)
http://asiasociety.org/korea/unesco-world-heritage-series-part-1-dolmens

Kris lovers seek a way to penetrate generation Z (Jakarta Post, 24 January 2017)
http://www.thejakartapost.com/life/2017/01/24/kris-lovers-seek-a-way-to-penetrate-generation-z.html

Wangkang festival to be nominated for Unesco representative list (Sun Daily, 24 January 2017)
http://www.thesundaily.my/news/2139631

Bringing back India's priceless treasures  (DDI News, 23 January 2017)
http://www.ddinews.gov.in/Social/Social%20-%20Top%20Story/Pages/indian%20treasures.aspx

cultural show Unesco tag for Mongol Shobhajatra reminds beleaguered Bangladesh of its common Bengali-ness (Scroll, 23 January 2017)
https://scroll.in/article/826635/bangladeshs-mongol-shobhajatra-is-a-non-religious-cross-communal-celebration-of-bengaliness

Unesco tag for humble 'madur' and 'sitalpati' (Times of India, 23 January 2017)
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/unesco-tag-for-humble-madur-and-sitalpati/articleshow/56722470.cms

Christian sites included in Japan's nominations for World Heritage honor (Christian Daily, 22 January 2017)
http://www.christiandaily.com/article/christian-sites-included-in-japans-nominations-for-world-heritage-honor/59834.htm

Quiet chugs the toy train (The Tribune, 22 January 2017)
http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/spectrum/quiet-chugs-the-toy-train/352550.html

Arasbaran Forest Eyes 2017 UNESCO Listing (Financial Tribune, 21 January 2017)
https://financialtribune.com/articles/people-travel/57792/arasbaran-forest-eyes-2017-unesco-listing

Japan Air receives first ATR (Wings Journal, 21 January 2017)
http://www.wingsjournal.com/japan-air-receives-first-atr

Mangal Shobhajarta’s UNESCO recognition celebrated (Prothom Alo, 21 January 2017)
http://en.prothom-alo.com/entertainment/news/136735/Mangal-Shobhajarta%E2%80%99s-UNESCO-recognition-celebrated

'Mangol Shovajatra' as world heritage to be celebrated today  (Daily Star, 21 January 2017)
http://www.thedailystar.net/city/mangol-shovajatra-world-heritage-be-celebrated-today-1348621

Nasrul Hamid says Al Gore’s Davos remarks on Rampal based on internet info (BD News 24, 21 January 2017)
http://bdnews24.com/environment/2017/01/21/nasrul-hamid-says-al-gores-davos-remarks-on-rampal-based-on-internet-info

PH Permanent Delegation to UNESCO leads meeting in human rights education (Manila Bulletin, 21 January 2017)
http://news.mb.com.ph/2017/01/21/ph-permanent-delegation-to-unesco-leads-meeting-in-human-rights-education/

Prabhu signs $5-lakh pact with UNESCO for Darjeeling railways (Indian Express, 21 January 2017)
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/railways-sign-pact-with-unesco-for-darjeeling-himalayan-railway-4483967/

Radio is You! This year’s World Radio Day theme (Radio Info, 21 January 2017)
https://www.radioinfo.com.au/news/radio-you-year%E2%80%99s-world-radio-day-theme

Son Doong cable car idea needs careful consideration: official (Vietnam Net, 21 January 2017)
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/society/171570/son-doong-cable-car-idea-needs-careful-consideration--official.html

Vietnam province denies rumors of cable car through Son Doong Cave  (Tuoi Tre News, 21 January 2017)
http://tuoitrenews.vn/lifestyle/39201/vietnam-province-denies-rumors-of-cable-car-through-son-doong-cave

Biodiverse island areas in northern Okinawa nominated for UNESCO World Natural Heritage (Ryukyu Shimpo, 20 January 2017)
http://english.ryukyushimpo.jp/2017/01/26/26372/

Budj Bim Cultural Landscape: Ancient Aboriginal site a step closer to UNESCO World Heritage status (ABC News, 20 January 2017)
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-01-20/budj-bim-ancient-aboriginal-site-closer-to-world-heritage-status/8197204

Does the solution to the jallikattu legal tangle lie with UNESCO? (News Minute, 20 January 2017)
http://www.thenewsminute.com/article/does-solution-jallikattu-legal-tangle-lie-unesco-56036

India is planning railway link with neighbouring countries (One India, 20 January 2017)
http://www.oneindia.com/india/india-is-planning-railway-link-with-neighbouring-countries-2322872.html

Japan to Recommend Southern Isles, Christian Sites as World Heritage (News) (Nippon, 20 January 2017)
http://www.nippon.com/en/behind/l10106/

Japan to seek inclusion of Christian sites in World Heritage list (Business Standard, 20 January 2017)
http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/japan-to-seek-inclusion-of-christian-sites-in-world-heritage-list-117012000702_1.html

King Chulalongkorn's regent Chuang Bunnag honoured (Bangkok Post, 20 January 2017)
http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1183437/king-chulalongkorns-regent-chuang-bunnag-honoured

Thousands Worldwide Protest Coal Plant Near the Sundarbans Mangrove Forest (Global Voices, 20 January 2017)
https://globalvoices.org/2017/01/20/thousands-worldwide-protest-coal-plant-near-the-sundarbans-mangrove-forest/

Tourism | First session of Macau’s Application Committee held (Macau Daily Times, 20 January 2017)
http://macaudailytimes.com.mo/tourism-first-session-macaus-application-committee-held.html

Angkor experts check progress (TTR Weekly, 19 January 2017)
http://www.ttrweekly.com/site/2017/01/angkor-experts-check-progress/

Govt prepares defence of Khao Yai world heritage status (The Nation, 19 January 2017)
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/news/breakingnews/30304467

Documentary heritage put on display in Bangkok (OANA, January 18, 2017)
http://oananews.org/content/news/general/documentary-heritage-put-display-bangkok

EARTH WIRE -- UNESCO mission to evaluate Ciletuh Geopark by April 2017 (Antara News, 18 January 2017)
http://www.antaranews.com/en/news/109009/earth-wire--unesco-mission-to-evaluate-ciletuh-geopark-by-april-2017

How do we know businesses are contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals?  (CSR Asia, 18 January 2017)
http://csr-asia.com/csr-asia-weekly-news-detail.php?id=12651

New lease of life awaits Darjeeling toy train  (The Hindu, 18 January 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/New-lease-of-life-awaits-Darjeeling-toy-train/article17051439.ece

Regional economic communities a conduit for South'South cooperation in science (Malaysia Sun, 18 January 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/250987511

A Provincial Government in Indonesia Wants to Develop UNESCO World Heritage Rainforest (Time, 17 January 2017)
http://time.com/4635994/leuser-national-park-unesco-sumatra-aceh/

A taste of high-quality Japanese food and drink (Japan Times, 17 January 2017)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/01/17/business/taste-high-quality-japanese-food-drink/

China applies for UNESCO listing for wood engraving pictures (ECNS, 17 January 2017)
http://www.ecns.cn/2017/01-17/242051.shtml

Kazakhstani Students Embracing Study Abroad Opportunities  (Master Studies, 17 January 2017)
https://www.masterstudies.com/news/Kazakhstani-Students-Embracing-Study-Abroad-Opportunities-1351/

No Entry For Women To Agasthyamala! The Reasons Given Are An Insult  (Counter Currents, 17 January 2017)
http://www.countercurrents.org/2017/01/17/no-entry-for-women-to-agasthyamala-the-reasons-given-are-an-insult/

On track: toy train upkeep - Unesco & railways to sign pact for conservation of hill train, blueprint in 2 years (Telegraph Calcutta, 17 January 2017)
https://www.telegraphindia.com/1170118/jsp/siliguri/story_130910.jsp

UNESCO recognises Cooch Behar’s Sitalpati as an 'Intangible Cultural Heritage' (KNN, 17 January 2017)
http://knnindia.co.in/news/newsdetails/features/unesco-recognises-cooch-behars-sitalpati-as-an-intangible-cultural-heritage

UNESCO recognises sitalpati or cool mat from Cooch Behar district as 'intangible cultural heritage' (Economic Times, 17 January 2017)
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/unesco-recognises-sitalpati-or-cool-mat-from-cooch-behar-district-as-intangible-cultural-heritage/articleshow/56623350.cms

UNESCO World Heritage sites in Japan (Japan Times, 17 January 2017)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/01/17/business/unesco-world-heritage-sites-japan/

Vietnam province denies rumors of cable car construction in world’s largest cave (VN Express, 17 January 2017)
http://e.vnexpress.net/news/travel-life/vietnam-province-denies-rumors-of-cable-car-construction-in-world-s-largest-cave-3529802.html

ยูเนสโกจัดแสดงเอกสารสำคัญทางประวัติศาสตร์เอเชีย-แปซิฟิก (ThaiNews Agency, January 17, 2017)
http://www.tnamcot.com/content/637015

Lindblad Expeditions Announces New French Polynesian Itineraries for 2018 (Travel Agent Central, 16 January 2017)
http://www.travelagentcentral.com/cruises/lindblad-expeditions-announces-new-french-polynesian-itineraries-for-2018

Looking back in wonder (The Nation, 16 January 2017)
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/news/life/culture_alive/30304087

Looking back in wonder (The Nation, January 16, 2017)
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/news/life/culture_alive/30304087

Miss U bets charm Ilocanos (Inquirer, 16 January 2017)
http://lifestyle.inquirer.net/250798/miss-u-bets-charm-ilocanos/

Natural world heritage status for Borra Caves sought  (The Hindu, 16 January 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Visakhapatnam/Natural-world-heritage-status-for-Borra-Caves-sought/article17041900.ece

Nickelodeon set to open underwater theme park on World's Best Island (Daily Star, 16 January 2017)
http://www.dailystar.co.uk/travel/adventure/578974/Nickelodeon-underwater-theme-park-Palawan-Philippines-Worlds-Best-Island

Seven Wonders of the selfie world (The Australian, 16 January 2017)
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/the-times/seven-wonders-of-the-selfie-world/news-story/dbe16caf995dc75abb902b41b0273b94

WHERE TO GO? 17 TRAVEL DESTINATIONS IN 2017 (The Recorder, 16 January 2017)
http://www.recordernews.com/lifestyle/features/75643

Chandigarh: Encroachments to be removed to conserve Capitol Complex (Nyoooz, 15 January 2017)
http://www.nyoooz.com/news/chandigarh/708601/chandigarh-encroachments-to-be-removed-to-conserve-capitol-complex

Hydrogen-Producing Boat Readies for World Trip (Maritime Executive, 15 January 2017)
http://www.maritime-executive.com/article/hydrogen-producing-boat-readies-for-world-trip

Preserving Quan Ho folk singing (Vietnam Net, 15 January 2017)
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/art-entertainment/171250/preserving-quan-ho-folk-singing.html

Feltmaking art of Shahrekord on road to UNESCO (Mehr News Agency, 14 January 2017)
http://en.mehrnews.com/news/122700/Feltmaking-art-of-Shahrekord-on-road-to-UNESCO

Kadapa Temple Vying for UNESCO Tag  (Mirchi 9, 14 January 2017)
https://www.mirchi9.com/politics/vontimitta-kodandarama-swamy-temple-vying-for-unesco-tag/

New UNESCO Report on School Violence and Bullying to be released at International Symposium on issue affecting millions worldwide (Malaysia Sun, 14th January 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/250899451

New UNESCO Report on School Violence and Bullying to be released at International Symposium on issue affecting millions worldwide (Malaysia Sun, January 14, 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/250899451

Temple of Dawn offers a beacon of hope (Bangkok Post, January 14, 2017)
http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1179989/temple-of-dawn-offers-a-beacon-of-hope

Urgent attention needed to train healthcare professionals in humanistic and ethical principles: UNESCO expert (Pharmabiz, 14 January 2017)
http://www.pharmabiz.com/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=99785&sid=1

When is the best time for your dream trip to Vietnam's Ha Long Bay? (VN Express, 14 January 2017)
http://e.vnexpress.net/news/travel-life/when-is-the-best-time-for-your-dream-trip-to-vietnam-s-ha-long-bay-3528157.html

A reacquaintance with his ancestral heritage (Nyoooz, 13 January 2017)
http://www.nyoooz.com/goa/707635/a-reacquaintance-with-his-ancestral-heritage

Hamlet, as told by Kunqu Opera star (China Daily, 13 January 2017)
http://usa.chinadaily.com.cn/culture/2017-01/13/content_27951455.htm

ICC-Angkor meeting this month (Khmer Times, 13 January 2017)
http://www.khmertimeskh.com/news/34257/icc-angkor-meeting-this-month/

Kadapa temple Aandhra's best bet for Unesco tag (Times of India, 13 January 2017)
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/kadapa-temple-aandhras-best-bet-for-unesco-tag/articleshow/56509935.cms

Rivers of gold: Behind plans to sell water from the mountains  (The Press, 13 January 2017)
http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/88260872/rivers-of-gold-behind-plans-to-sell-water-from-the-mountains

Sri Lanka pledges cooperation in implementing Saudi Vision 2030  (Arab News, 13 January 2017)
http://www.arabnews.com/node/1038341/saudi-arabia

UNESCO embarks on board Energy Observer, the first hydrogen ship (Malaysia Sun, 13 January 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/250868523

Why UNESCO Should Turn Its Nose Up at Chinese Food (Sixth Tone, 13 January 2017)
http://www.sixthtone.com/news/how-china%E2%80%99s-unesco-applications-became-publicity-stunt

Chinese top Angkor Wat visitors last year (Bangkok Post, 12 January 2017)
http://www.bangkokpost.com/travel/around-the-globe/1179016/chinese-top-angkor-wat-visitors-last-year

DoA hiring experts to study the condition of Singha Durbar (My Republica, 12 January 2017)
http://www.myrepublica.com/news/12945

Hippies’ date with Hosapete (Bangalore Mirror, 12 January 2017)
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/news/state/Hippies-date-with-Hosapete/articleshow/56483416.cms

Nepal names new quake reconstruction head, citing delays (Reuters, 12 January 2017)
http://in.reuters.com/article/quake-nepal-rebuilding-idINKBN14W0R5

Study in America: How do Chinese and Indian students differ? (Asia Times, 12 January 2017)
http://www.atimes.com/study-america-chinese-indian-students-differ/

Travel And Save The Environment: Five Great Ecotourism Trips (Travelers Today, 12 January 2017)
http://www.travelerstoday.com/articles/34311/20170112/travel-save-environment-five-great-ecotourism-trips.htm

From 'Little Snow' to 'Big Smog'  (Global Times, 11 January 2017)
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1028170.shtml

House bill seeks to boost PHL innovations, inventions, R&D (Business Mirror, 11 January 2017)
http://www.businessmirror.com.ph/house-bill-seeks-to-boost-phl-innovations-inventions-rd/

National Geographic Orion to explore French Polynesia and South Pacific  (Seatrade Cruise News, 11 January 2017)
http://www.seatrade-cruise.com/news/news-headlines/national-geographic-orion-to-explore-french-polynesia-and-south-pacific.html

Philippines rejects Dora the Explorer underwater theme park  (The Guardian, 11 January 2017)
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jan/11/philippines-rejects-dora-the-explorer-underwater-theme-park

Philippines: Nickelodeon Theme Park Rejected (Gazette Review, 11 January 2017)
http://gazettereview.com/2017/01/philippines-nickelodeon-theme-park-rejected/

Qeshm Geopark Awaits April D-Day (Financial Tribune, 11 January 2016)
https://financialtribune.com/articles/travel/57178/qeshm-geopark-awaits-april-d-day

The unintended consequences of UNESCO world heritage listing (The Huffington Post, 11 January 2016)
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/the-conversation-global/the-unintended-consequenc_b_14109268.html

Thousands hold ‘Global Protest Day’ to support world’s largest mangrove forest (Mongabay, 11 January 2017)
https://news.mongabay.com/2017/01/thousands-hold-global-protest-day-to-support-worlds-largest-mangrove/

Việt Nam develops positive role in UNESCO (Viet Nam News, 11 January 2017)
http://vietnamnews.vn/life-style/349478/viet-nam-develops-positive-role-in-unesco.html

What makes Malaysia one of the best places in the world to retire?  (Property Report, 11 January 2017)
http://www.property-report.com/malaysia-named-one-of-the-best-places-in-the-world-to-retire/

BOOK-LANGUAGE 2 LAST (India Today, 10 January 2017)
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/book-language-2-last/1/853635.html

Cambodia in top budget destinations (Khmer Times, 10 January 2017)
http://www.khmertimeskh.com/news/34058/cambodia-in-top-budget-destinations/

Famous Toy Train of Darjeeling derails leaving 5 injured (India Today, 10 January 2017)
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/toy-train-derailed-darjeeling-himalayan-railway-unesco-world-heritage/1/854373.html

Have books, will travel: Sight-impaired Japanese expat introduces joy of reading to Thai youth (Coconuts Bangkok, January 10, 2017)
http://bangkok.coconuts.co/2017/01/10/have-books-will-travel-sight-impaired-japanese-expat-introduces-joy-reading-thai-youth

How Tatarstan paves its way to UNESCO and joins Great Silk Road Source (Realnoe Vremya, 10 January 2017)
http://realnoevremya.com/articles/1093

Life Before False Flag Terrorism: Afghanistan As It Once Was Through the Eyes of Dr. William Podlich (Images) (Collective Evolution, 10 January 2017)
http://www.collective-evolution.com/2017/01/10/life-before-false-flag-terrorism-afghanistan-as-it-once-was-through-the-eyes-of-dr-william-podlich-images/

The Straits Times newspaper hails Baku's tourism potential (Azertag, 10 January 2017)
http://azertag.az/en/xeber/The_Straits_Times_newspaper_hails_Baku_039s_tourism_potential-1025414

Tourist boat catches fire at Vietnam Unesco world heritage site (again) (International Business Times, 10 January 2017)
http://www.ibtimes.co.in/tourist-boat-catches-fire-at-vietnam-unesco-world-heritage-site-again-711778

Bhojpuri song traditions propagated by Indian slaves becomes UNESCO heritage (Indian Express, 9 January 2017)
http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2017/jan/09/bhojpuri-song-traditions-propagated-by-indian-slaves-becomes-unesco-heritage-1557814.html

China blocks India’s Project Mausam (Daily Excelsior, 9 January 2017)
http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/china-blocks-indias-project-mausam-2/

Unesco heritage tag for monuments caught in red tape  (The Hindu, 9 January 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-kerala/Unesco-heritage-tag-for-monuments-caught-in-red-tape/article17011267.ece

Shalimar Gardens, Lahore Fort feared to lose UN heritage tag (Daily Times, 8 January 2017)
http://dailytimes.com.pk/punjab/08-Jan-17/shalimar-gardens-lahore-fort-feared-to-lose-un-heritage-tag

‘Embrace digital technology for better teaching, learning experience’ (Nyoooz, 7 January 2017)
http://www.nyoooz.com/vijayawada/702896/embrace-digital-technology-for-better-teaching-learning-experience

Greens bat for Edakkal Caves  (The Hindu, 7 January 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-kerala/Greens-bat-for-Edakkal-Caves/article17002610.ece

International scientific collaboration has become a must, says report (Malaysia Sun, 7 January 2017)
http://www.malaysiasun.com/index.php/sid/250726169

OLMT: Shalimar Gardens, Lahore Fort may be removed from UN list of heritage sites (Pakistan Today, 7 January 2017)
http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/01/07/olmt-shalimar-gardens-lahore-fort-may-be-removed-from-un-list-of-heritage-sites/

Seeking Unesco recognition for Wangkang procession  (The Star Online, 7 January 2017)
http://www.thestar.com.my/metro/focus/2017/01/07/seeking-unesco-recognation-for-wangkang-procession-ageold-tradition-oberved-by-the-hokkien-community/

Shalimar Gardens, Lahore Fort feared to be removed from UN list of heritage sites (Ary News, 7 January 2017)
http://arynews.tv/en/shalimar-gardens-lahore-fort-feared-to-be-removed-from-un-list-of-heritage-sites/

The man behind the iconic Mahatma stamp  (The Hindu, 7 January 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/The-man-behind-the-iconic-Mahatma-stamp/article17005614.ece

Unesco documentary heritage map published (Korea JoongAng Daily, 7 January 2017)
http://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/article/article.aspx?aid=3028366&cloc=joongangdaily%7Chome%7Cnewslist1

‘Govt delays visas to UNESCO mission for OLMT project’ (Pakistan Today, 6 January 2017)
http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/01/06/govt-delays-visas-to-unesco-mission-for-olmt-project/

Asia reaches out (C21 Media, 6 January 2017)
http://www.c21media.net/perspective/asia-reaches-out

Govt keeping monitoring mission at bay: UNESCO (Daily Times, 6 January 2017)
http://dailytimes.com.pk/punjab/06-Jan-17/govt-keeping-monitoring-mission-at-bay-unesco

Korean UNESCO documentary heritage map published  (Yonhap News Agency, 6 January 2017)
http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/news/2017/01/06/0200000000AEN20170106013800315.html

Speech by SDEV at presentation ceremony of UNESCO Asia-Pacific Award for Cultural Heritage Conservation to Green Hub (7th Space Interactive, 6 January 2017)
http://7thspace.com/headlines/533150/speech_by_sdev_at_presentation_ceremony_of_unesco_asia_pacific_award_for_cultural_heritage_conservation_to_green_hub.html

Unesco mission faces visa hurdles (The Nation, 6 January 2017)
http://nation.com.pk/newspaper-picks/06-Jan-2017/unesco-mission-faces-visa-hurdles

24 Solar Terms added to UNESCO's heritage list (CRI English, 5 January 2017)
http://english.cri.cn/12394/2017/01/05/3124s948979.htm

Appreciate Nature’s Beauty With The Best World Heritage Sites In Asia (Travelers Today, 5 January 2017)
http://www.travelerstoday.com/articles/33168/20170105/appreciate-nature-s-beauty-best-world-heritage-sites-asia.htm

Take inequalities in education seriously: UNESCO (Daily Times, 5 January 2017)
http://dailytimes.com.pk/khyber-pakhtunkhwa/05-Jan-17/take-inequalities-in-education-seriously-unesco

Congress legislature party leader moves Chief Minister over derelict state of Charaideo (Times of India, 4 January 2017)
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/clp-leader-moves-cm-over-derelict-state-of-charaideo/articleshow/56323827.cms

Congress legislature party leader moves Chief Minister over derelict state of Charaideo (Nyoooz, 4 January 2017)
http://www.nyoooz.com/news/guwahati/700650/congress-legislature-party-leader-moves-chief-minister-over-derelict-state-of-charaideo

Far from the truth (Deccan Herald, 4 January 2017)
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/589692/far-truth.html

Quality, uniform education must to reduce risk of violence: Unesco (DAWN, 4 January 2017)
http://www.dawn.com/news/1306379/quality-uniform-education-must-to-reduce-risk-of-violence-unesco

2016 saw 3 UNESCO listings, return of stolen antiquities  (Business Standard, 3 January 2017)
http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/2016-saw-3-unesco-listings-return-of-stolen-antiquities-117010300191_1.htmlhttp://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/2016-saw-3-unesco-listings-return-of-stolen-antiquities-117010300191_1.htm

Along for the ride: Are horse-drawn city carriages being pulled in different directions? (EQUUS, 3 January 2017)
http://equusmagazine.com/blog/ride-politics-equine-welfare-research-tourism-pull-city-carriages-54871

Bringing the gods home (Kathmandu Post, 3 January 2017)
http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-01-03/bringing-the-gods-home.html

Chinese Opera Star to Lead One-Man I, HAMLET at Asia Society (Broadway World, 3 January 2017)
http://www.broadwayworld.com/off-off-broadway/article/Chinese-Opera-Star-to-Lead-One-Man-I-HAMLET-at-Asia-Society-20170103

Cultural diplomacy promotes Vietnam’s soft power (Vietnam Net, 3 January 2017)
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/art-entertainment/170552/cultural-diplomacy-promotes-vietnam-s-soft-power.html

Heritage | UNESCO awaiting Beijing’s reply regarding unfinished building (Macau Daily Times, 3 January 2017)
http://macaudailytimes.com.mo/heritage-unesco-awaiting-beijings-reply-regarding-unfinished-building.html

How effective will Teoh be from the inside, ask civil groups (Free Malaysia Today, 3 January 2017)
http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2017/01/03/how-effective-will-teoh-be-from-the-inside-ask-civil-groups/

KTR pledges to make Badi Baoli Hyderabad’s pride  (The Hindu, 3 January 2017)
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/KTR-pledges-to-make-Badi-Baoli-Hyderabad%E2%80%99s-pride/article16983740.ece

Maldives is ‘Best Remote Beach Destination’ (Travel & Tourism News Middle East, 3 January 2017)
http://www.ttnworldwide.com/Article/16957/Maldives_is_%E2%80%98Best_Remote_Beach_Destination%E2%80%99

S. Korea seeks to put mountains temples on World Heritage List  (Yonhap News Agency, 3 January 2017)
http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/news/2017/01/03/0200000000AEN20170103006300315.html

Scientists back Trench’s Unesco nomination (Saipan Tribune, 3 January 2017)
http://www.saipantribune.com/index.php/scientists-back-trenchs-unesco-nomination-2/

Scientists support Marianas Trench UNESCO nomination  (Marianas Variety, 3 January 2017)
http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/91819-scientists-support-marianas-trench-unesco-nomination

Seongju seeks UNESCO registration of royal placenta chambers  (Yonhap News Agency, 3 January 2017)
http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/news/2017/01/03/67/0200000000AEN20170103005900315F.html

Communicating with the world by promoting Korean cultural heritage! (The World on Arirang, 2 January 2017)
http://www.arirang.com/Tv2/TVCommon_NoStaff_Archive.asp?sys_lang=Eng&PROG_CODE=TVCR0633&MENU_CODE=101481&view_seq=21835&cnt=1

Fiona Fernandez: We wish, for heritage's sake! (Mid Day, 2 January 2017)
http://www.mid-day.com/articles/fiona-fernandez-we-wish-for-heritages-sake/17876160

Nam Hoe Villa restoration: Can Malacca govt pull it off?  (New Straits Times, 2 January 2017)
http://www.nst.com.my/news/2017/01/201265/nam-hoe-villa-restoration-can-malacca-govt-pull-it