West Bengal  /  Published 09.10.20

Swiss tourist cottages revamped

Visitors to the Darjeeling hills will soon have more reasons to cheer as the tourism department of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration has revamped the Swiss cottages at Mirik, the tiny hill sta...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

India  /  Published 07.10.20

Sikkim sticks to tourism unlock

The Sikkim government has decided to go ahead with the unlocking of tourism in the state from October 10 despite a bar on the entry of tourists imposed by the local bodies of many popular destinations...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.10.20

Boating at Palamau misses October launch

The proposed boating facility for tourists at Kamaldah Lake in the Betla range of the Palamau tiger reserve (PTR) which was slated to start on October 2 has been deferred, confirmed Kumar Ashish, depu...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

India  /  Published 30.09.20

Tourist ban widens in Sikkim

The proposed reopening of tourism in Sikkim from October 10 increasingly appears to being a non-starter with more and more tourist hotspots unilaterally deciding against allowing visitors to their are...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

North East  /  Published 29.09.20

Shah hardsells NE as tourist destination

Union home minister Amit Shah on Sunday made a strong pitch for northeast as a must-see tourist destination while inaugurating the “Destination North East-2020”, an annual event of the Min...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 28.09.20

Unlock: Odisha to open all tourist sites

The Odisha government has decided to re-open all its tourist sites to the people in a phased manner from the first week of October. The closure of these destinations for tourists has not only meant l...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 25.09.20

Covid: Uttarakhand eases norms for tourists

The Uttarakhand government has eased coronavirus norms for tourists, exempting them from producing a negative test report on arrival. The requirement of a mandatory stay of a minimum two days in a hot...
By PTI in Dehradun

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.20

Tourism day splash to get back to business

The Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) and tourism stakeholders have lined up an array of events in the hills and in plains for World Tourism Day on September 27. The events, which include c...
By Vivek Chhetri, Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 20.09.20

Sikkim nod for tourists from Oct 10

The P.S. Tamang (Golay) government in the Himalayan state of Sikkim has decided to reopen the state for tourists, both domestic and foreign, from October 10 after a gap of seven months. The decision,...
By Rajeev Ravidas, Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 19.09.20

Covid curbs for zoos, safaris

The state forest department on Friday said it would reopen all zoos and state-run parks to the public from October 2, a day after it said national parks, wildlife sanctuaries and tiger reserves of the...
By Anirban Choudhury, Avijit Sinha in Siliguri, Alipurduar


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