Travel  /  Published 17.02.20

Thailand rolls out the red carpet for Indian tourists

The amphitheatre resounded with nationalist fervour. Bharat Mata ki… Jai! went up the cry and it was followed by Jai…Hind and Vande Mataram. Normally, I wouldn’t have batted an eyelid. But this ...
By Smita Tripathi

Opinion  /  Published 27.09.19

A reminder of the pleasures of sleep

The hug is in vogue all over the world. The Indian prime minister reminds his countrymen of its virtues periodically, entreating citizens to embrace people broken by fate or by his government. Dignita...
By The Editorial Board

Delhi  /  Published 13.05.20

Over 100 percent booking in trains departing Delhi

With the railways beginning its passenger services on May 12 for 15 pairs of trains between Delhi and major cities of the country, over 9,000 people left the national capital on Wednesday on board nin...
By PTI in New Delhi

Odisha  /  Published 03.11.18

Fests to promote Odisha tourism

The state government is keen on using the Men’s Hockey World Cup here to extensively promote the tourism potential of Bali yatra.The state government has planned four-day-long city festivals in Puri...
By Lalmohan Patnaik in Cuttack

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.07.19

Tatanagar station AC lounge to reopen

The AC lounge facility at Tatanagar station is set to resume operations soon. The AC lounge, Nest, on platform 1 has been lying idle for more than two years in the absence of an agency that can look a...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


Travel  /  Published 08.10.19

Indian travellers spent $15.8 billion in the US in 2018

Jason Pacheco is the Global Trade Development Consultant for Brand USA, the destination marketing organisation for the United States. A veteran of the travel and tourism industry for over 25 years, he...
By Smita Tripathi

India  /  Published 12.05.20

Railway passenger service resumes

As the Indian Railways resumed its passenger services on Tuesday, two trains left New Delhi for Bilaspur and Dibrugarh. One more train will depart for Bengaluru at 9.15 pm on Tuesday.A total of 1,177 ...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 03.05.20

Dooars tourism fears Rs 700cr loss

Tourism industry in the Dooars will suffer a loss of around Rs 700 crore this year because of the Covid-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdown, according to a preliminary estimate worked out by the st...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.10.18

Govt plans tourism hub at Sikharchandi

Two government agencies have joined hands to take up peripheral development of Sikharchandi, which is located near Chandaka Industrial Estate on city outskirts.The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (B...
By Sandeep Mishra in Bhubaneshwar

Opinion  /  Published 15.10.18

What qualifies someone to be a tourist?

Sir — My application for a tourist visa to visit New Zealand was unceremoniously rejected. It was claimed that I could not prove I wanted to return, even though I had submitted proof of the non-refu...
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