Oct 182011
Tajmahal will collapse within 5 years

The Great Indian Building ‘Taj Mahal’ will collapse within five years unless urgent action is taken to shore up its foundations, campaigners have warned. Within 5 years, world might see the end of this beautiful building. The 358-year-old marble mausoleum is India’s most famous tourist attraction, bringing four million visitors a year to the northern city of Agra. But the river crucial to its survival is being blighted by pollution, industry and deforestation. The Taj Mahal was built by Mogul emperor Shah Jahan, who was grief-stricken […]