Calcutta  /  Published 22.01.21

New Town tourism ride on open-air bus

A restored double-decker bus with an open-air deck will start plying across New Town taking residents as well as visitors on a guided tour of prominent places. The bus, retrofitted with a modern engi...
By Snehal Sengupta in

Travel  /  Published 18.01.21

Discovering Sri Lanka through local eyes

Travel to Sri Lanka is expected to start from January 21, 2021 and only the two main airports — Bandaranaike International Airport (Colombo) and Mattala International Airport (Hambantota) &mdash...
By Kasturi Gadge in

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.12.20

Hundreds visit Topchanchi Lake

A large number of migratory birds also visit the place every year. These include the black cormorant, pink duck, black winged stilt, common teal, gadwall, brown headed gull, spoonbill, red crested poc...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.12.20

Maithon sees trickle of tourists

“The local visitors of adjoining places even if opt for boating goes for a smaller trip around a nearby island for a fare of Rs 200 per person while only a few opts for the longer trip of all ar...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

States  /  Published 17.10.20

Fillip to reopen Sikkim trek trails for tourists

Trekking has resumed in Sikkim with the far-flung Uttarey village in West Sikkim recently organising such expeditions for local people to the picturesque Phoktey Dara and the adventure tourism receive...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 13.09.20

Binay Tamang sets tidy-up task with cash prize

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) chief Binay Tamang on Saturday asked residents of Darjeeling, Kurseong, Kalimpong and Mirik towns to carry out cleanliness drives in their wards and across civic areas as ...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

India  /  Published 05.09.20

Puri opens for tourists, govt plans cruise services

The Centre has recommended Puri and seven other beaches in India to the International Jury of Denmark for global eco-label “ Blue Flag” certification to the sea beaches under the Beach Env...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.06.20

Call to develop treasure trove of megaliths

India is a country of megaliths that can be a huge attraction among tourists, as they are in western countries, across the globe, said well-known author and researcher Subhashis Das. He said megaliths...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

India  /  Published 20.12.18

British tourist raped and robbed in Goa

A 48-year-old British tourist was allegedly raped and robbed in Goa while walking towards a beach in Canacona town around 4am on Thursday, a police officer said.A 30-year-old man was arrested in the e...
By The Telegraph in Mumbai

West Bengal  /  Published 16.12.18

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway starts evening ride

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway introduced its first evening ride on Sunday with the launch of a service between Siliguri Junction station and Rongtong in Darjeeling.C.P. Gupta, the divisional railwa...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri


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