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...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 25.04.20

Stranded tourists from Bengal seek government help

A group of 27 tourists from Bengal stuck here for over a month because of the lockdown requested the district administration on Saturday to send them home, saying they had run out of money and essenti...
By PTI in Pithoragarh

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.08.19

Transfusion hub for thalassemia in Ranchi

Ranchi became the first district in Jharkhand to get the latest thalassemia pumps and medicines at a day-care integrated centre for thalassemia, sickle cell anaemia and haemophilia at the Sadar hospit...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 12.08.19

Tourists flock to Meghalaya, Scotland of the East

Railhead: Only at Mendipathar. Airport: Semblance. Yet, visits by domestic and foreign tourists to “the abode of clouds” have seen a substantial increase.With no proper rail and air transport, Meg...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


Travel  /  Published 10.08.19

The melting pot of Melbourne

From the moment I stepped off my swank Singapore Airlines flight and got my first introduction to the street art-loving city (with street art panels at sections of the airport as well!), there was a b...
By Anannya Sarkar

India  /  Published 04.08.19

Tourist-free Valley rues Delhi blow

For decades, central and state authorities have laboured to increase the footfalls of tourists, pilgrims and outstation students in Kashmir. Since Friday, they have done everything to undo that.By Sat...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 02.08.19

Amarnath Yatra off, Kashmir on tenterhooks

Tourists and Amarnath pilgrims were on Friday asked to leave the Valley and word spread that the army and the air force had been put on high alert, fuelling fears in Kashmir that “something big” w...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Travel  /  Published 29.09.18

Forget Shanghai, visit Dali instead

How to get thereChina Eastern Airlines runs a daily flight from Calcutta to Kunming, departing at 12.30am. The two-hour flight lands at 5am China time.Dali is 259km from Kunming and can be reached by ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee

Odisha  /  Published 27.09.18

None to take care of Kenduli

The state celebrated World Tourism Day on Thursday, but Kenduli — a prominent tourist place situated 15km from here — continued to gasp for life. Kenduli, part of finance minister Sashi Bhusan Beh...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneshwar


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