Biking keeps you strong, says Bollywood actor Amit Sadh on his 7,000km Mumbai-Leh motorcycle trip

Bollywood actor and motorcycle enthusiast Amit Sadh has said that road trips help him stay grounded, and that his latest adventure from...


Planes grounded, thousands of passengers stranded on tarmac as tech snag hits UK air traffic control systems

The UK’s National Air Traffic Services (NATS) said that it had “applied traffic flow restrictions to maintain safety” across its...


India introduces Ayush Visa for foreign travellers seeking treatment under traditional systems of medicine

A new chapter titled "Ayush Visa" has been added to the Visa manual of India for foreigners to seek treatment under Indian systems of...


Singapore Airlines, Scoot to revamp Bengaluru, Chennai flight routes Reports

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and its subsidiary low-cost carrier Scoot announced a new plan to restructure their Bengaluru, Chennai and...


China announces restart of visa-free travel policy to Singapore from July 26

China is set to resume 15-day visa-free entry for citizens of Singapore and Brunei from July 26, its embassies in the two countries said,...


Monthly traveller traffic at Changi Airport crosses 5 million in June; first time since pandemic lockdown

According to the latest figures released by Changi Airport Group (CAG), 5.12 million passengers passed through Changi Airport in June, the...


India moves up five spots to rank 80th in 'world's most powerful passport' list

The Henley Passport Index ranks India’s passport at the 80th spot. India was at the 85th spot in 2022 in the Henley Passport Index.


Singapore passport topples Japan to take the No. 1 rank on Henley Passport Index 2023

Passport power is measured by the number of countries that grant visa-free (or visa-on-arrival) access to holders of a particular passport,...


Fun Times in India This Summer

Travelers are drawn to India by its incredible sights, mouthwatering aromas, and friendly people. It is a vibrant and diverse country.


Himachal CM announces work plan to plant10,000 hectares of land under green initiatives

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Thakur Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu said that the state forest department has set an afforestation drive target of...


Round the world in 80 minutes: Ba Na Hills resort in Vietnam brings Europe and Asia together on a very Insta-worthy scale

The century-old Ba Na Hills resort, first created by French colonial settlers in Vietnam, has been reinvented to attract the modern tourist...


Flying solo: Man parties with crew on delayed flight as he was only passenger to show up

An American traveller got to have the plane ride of his life after he was the only passenger on a delayed flight.


Kruger National Park to go up in flames... so that the ecosystem can thrive

The controlled burning is done in mid-winter (in the southern hemisphere) to reduce the potential of wildfires in summer to keep the...


Air India says passenger who defecated, urinated on floor of plan 'behaved in repulsive manner'

An Air India spokesperson today condemned the passenger who "behaved in a repulsive manner" during the airline's Mumbai-New Delhi flight on...


Hundreds stranded as heavy rains trigger landslides on Manali-Chandigarh highway

Heavy rains and landslides have led to a 15-km traffic jam with no estimated wait time, no available accommodation and 200-odd people, most...


Francois and Debarati bring the art of European cheesemaking to Himachal Pradesh

Francois and Debarati Laederich chose to settle down in the Mashobra valley and launch their business venture Amiksa Cheese, creating and...

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Dutch YouTuber manhandled in Chor Bazaar, Bengaluru; trader arrested

Pedro Mota from the Netherlands has been travelling around India, filming videos and making friends with local people. But he had a bad...


US monitoring AI flight forced to land in Russia, says Indian-American State Dept spokesperson Vedant Patel

The United States has said it is closely monitoring the state of the San Francisco-bound Air India flight that made an emergency landing in...


Tourists looking to beat the heat; Shimla sees record footfall of 72 lakh in 2023

A combination of pleasant weather in Shimla and a heat wave across the plains is leading to a record influx of tourists into the hill...


Nepali Sherpa rescues climber from Mt Everest 'death zone'

A Nepali Sherpa saved a Malaysian climber who was incapacitated in Mount Everest's death zone, where temperatures can get to as low as...


Offbeat India: Woman cries ‘bomb’ at Mumbai airport to wriggle out of paying excess baggage fee

Her bags exceeded the airline’s checked-in baggage weight limit by more than 7kg — the limit was 15kg, and her two bags had a combined...


SIA to offer free unlimited Wi-Fi in all classes from July 1

Singapore Airlines (SIA) announced it will provide free unlimited in-flight Wi-Fi services to KrisFlyer member passengers flying in all...


Singapore most expensive city in Asia-Pacific to buy or rent property: Report

According to a recent survey, Singapore's private residential property now ranks as the most expensive in the Asia-Pacific.


Indian Minister Pradhan meets DPM Wong, visits Spectra School during Singapore visit

Indian Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan is on a three-day visit to Singapore from May 28-30 to strengthen existing ties and explore the...


WATCH: Passenger opens plane's emergency exit door midair

A short video showing a passenger opening the emergency exit door on an Asiana Airlines flight as it was preparing to land has gone viral on...