West Bengal  /  Published 13.02.20

Registered Bengal homestays to get incentive

 In a bid to standardise the homestay sector, the West Bengal government will give an incentive of Rs 1.5 lakh each to the ones that get registered, state tourism minister Goutam Deb said in the ...
By PTI in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 07.11.18

Tourist rush at CM’s dream project on the banks of Teesta

Bhorer Alo, a new tourism hub of the Bengal government on the banks of the Teesta at Gajoldoba in Jalpaiguri district, is bustling with activity as all its cottages and tents have been booked for the ...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

North East  /  Published 06.11.18

6 special trains for Tripura fair

The Northeast Frontier Railway on Tuesday introduced six special trains for devotees to attend the Diwali fair at Mata Tripurasundari temple in Tripura’s Gomati district, nearly 60km from here.Agart...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty and PTI in Agartala

Travel  /  Published 06.11.18

Hilly retreat

By Malancha Dasgupta

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.10.18

Click on Jharkhand, pack your bags

Jharkhand tourism is wooing travel buffs from all over the world with a user-friendly website.Made by JAP-IT in 2016 and updated regularly by it with inputs from tourism department, the website `http:...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


Opinion  /  Published 29.10.18

Modi rewrites history to celebrate Netaji

Sir — The prime minister, Narendra Modi, unfurled the tricolour at the Red Fort on October 21 on the 75th anniversary of the proclamation of the Azad Hind government by Subhas Chandra Bose (“Nehru...
By The Telegraph

Arts  /  Published 13.12.18

London exhibition with corpses is dead good

The most interesting aspect of the show are the learnings about happiness – our brain wants us to do things that make us happy again and again, making it a constant pursuit rather than a state of mi...
By Namrata Bhawnani

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.11.19

Dalma gets more stay options

Tourists flocking to Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary for a cosy winter stay can hope for fewer accommodation woes.The state forest department has turned a guesthouse near the main entrance in Makulakocha int...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 03.11.19

Fani-hit Puri back on feet

Puri has overcome the effects of Fani, the severe cyclonic storm that hit the coastal belt of Odisha exactly six months back on May 3 and flattened the pilgrim town. The town is now gearing up to welc...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Puri

North East  /  Published 05.12.18

Orchid hub for Meghalaya

Meghalaya, home to around 300 orchid species, will have a state-of-the-art Orchidarium and an orchid production unit here, which, according to chief minister Conrad K. Sangma, will be a game changer f...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


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