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No need for International travellers to India to declare vaccination status: Government

News: Travellers arriving in India will no longer need to file self-declaration Covid vaccination forms on the Air Suvidha portal, the...

India

IRCTC rolls out special Jagannath yatra package: Railways Minister

IRCTC has announced yet another tour package for travellers. IRCTC has proposed to run a ‘Sri Jagannath Yatra’ Rail tour package by...

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Brigadier Bhaduri's debut book offers a realistic glimpse into Indian soldiers’ way of life

Brigadier Satyesh Nath Bhaduri (Retd), a third-generation Army officer, is the author of ‘A Jolly Good Fellow's Olive Green Nostalgia’.

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Gadkari announces plans for road from Nariman Point to Delhi

Nitin Gadkari, while speaking about the status of the Delhi-Mumbai Express Highway, said that work on the first phase from Delhi to JNPT in...

India

Railways to hit tracks with first Vande Bharat type freight trains

Indian Railways is planning to introduce super-fast parcel services with Vande Bharat type freight trains. The objective of capturing...

India

India logs 4,043 new Covid cases in a day

India recorded 4,043 new COVID-19 cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. According to the data shared by the Union Health...

Covid-19

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project gets clearance

The Maharashtra government granted all permissions required for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, considered a pet project of Prime...

India

Indian Cabinet approves new rail link connecting Gujarat, Rajasthan

The CCEA chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the new Taranga Hill-Ambaji-Abu Road rail line connecting Gujarat, Rajasthan...

India

New Japanese-style ‘pod’ rooms at Mumbai railway station

Indian Railways rolled out Japenese-style 'pod concept' hotel at Mumbai’s CSMT station for long-distance passengers. This is the second...

Travel

IRCTC's online bus booking service clocks INR 5 crore revenue

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) online bus booking services has logged gross revenue of around INR 5 crore...

India

Five most popular panoramas in India

New research using travel platform TripAdvisor's data has revealed the most popular views and scenic locations in India and around the...

Journeys

KLM airlines’ Pieter Elbers named as IndiGo’s new boss

Indian budget air carrier IndiGo has named Pieter Elbers as their next Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Corporate

Kashmir's golden mustard flowers a feast for the eyes

NRI News: The natural beauty of yellow mustard crop has turned the whole Kashmir valley golden. Here are the glimpses of Kashmir valley...

Journeys

How is Holi celebrated in different states of India?

India is the land of festivals, and Holi is considered the second biggest Hindu festival after Diwali. Let’s take a look at some of the...

Festivals

India extends ban on regular international flights till further orders

Scheduled international passenger flights in India will remain suspended till further orders, aviation regulator Directorate General of...

Covid-19

In Pics: Shimla clad in white after a snowy first weekend of 2022

The tourist destination of Shimla welcomed the first snowfall of 2022. Enjoy the views of snowclad parts of Shimla city, including Jakhoo,...

Journeys

Russia, UK plan flights to Goa as India allows international visitors

With India allowing visitors across the globe, Russia and the United Kingdom are mulling charter flights to Goa in November.

Travel

APAC airlines could lose SGD 38.9 billion in revenue due to COVID-19: IATA

International Air Transport Association (IATA) estimates a potential 13 per cent full-year loss of passenger demand for carriers in the...

Global

Foreign tourism to India on the downturn in recent years: Economic Survey

The Indian Finance Ministry’s Economic Survey 2020 found that foreign tourist arrivals decelerated to 5.2 per cent in 2018 and 2.7 per...

Travel

Singapore Tourism Board goes all out to attract Indian visitors

As part of an ongoing plan to develop tourism with India, travel planners SOTC and the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) have collaborated in...

Travel

India in numbers: Fast-growing cities, big workforce but lots of stress

Below are statistics from a wide variety of sources that describes India in numbers. It has one of the largest workforces in the world, the...

Journeys

Ahmedabad’s kite museum: Paperbirds take you on Cloud 9

Ahmedabad, the largest city in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat, boasts 30-odd museums but the stunning Kite Museum in...

Journeys

Historical treasures of India in Bihar: Bodh Gaya, Nalanda, Pawapuri

The Mahabodhi Temple Complex or Bodh Gaya, in India’s Bihar state - which is also known as the place where Gautam Buddha attained...

Journeys

Singapore NRI's PBD yatra: great hospitality steeped in Indian tradition

My plan to attend the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) Convention came by due to my love for travel and seeing new places. The programme of...

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You surely haven't seen this side of Madhya Pradesh

Explore Madhya Pradesh, a done-to-death tourist magnet destination. In this article, our motive is to present something that’s unheard and...

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