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In Pics: World's most popular views chosen by travellers

Seeking out the picture-perfect view at a new location is often a priority for travellers and people moving to a new city.

Global

Singapore airlines mulls more India flights soon

Singapore Airlines is planning to raise the number of India flights, as it is currently operating at pre-pandemic capacity of around 75%.

Travel

Passenger train services between India, Bangladesh resume after two years

Passenger train services between India and Bangladesh resumed yesterday after a two-year hiatus due to COVID.

Travel

Saudi Arabia sets travel curbs for India, 15 other nations amid COVID spike

Saudi Arabia has announced restrictions for those of its citizens travelling to India and 15 other countries after resurgence in COVID...

Covid-19

India drops eight ranks on travel, tourism index; still in top South Asia list

India’s place dropped eight ranks to 54 from 46 in 2019 in a global travel and tourism development index, but still remained on the top...

India

STB is looking to expand India-Singapore corridor: Keith Tan

As part of a sustained campaign to revitalise international tourism, especially in the India-Singapore corridor, the Singapore Tourism Board...

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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).

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Singapore Airlines and United Airlines include 19 new destinations

United Airlines and Singapore Airlines expand codeshare agreement for customers to travel to more cities in the USA, South East Asia, and...

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Soil is not just a resource; it is our source: Sadhguru

Conscious Planet: Save Soil is a global movement geared towards saving our soil and planet. Indian yogi, mystic and visionary Sadhguru bike...

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Royal Caribbean International’s ‘Spectrum of the Seas’ sets sail for its maiden voyage in Singapore

Singapore News: Royal Caribbean International offers Indian travellers an exciting opportunity to cruise out of Singapore.

Travel

India set to resume regular operations of international flights from March 27

India will resume operations of scheduled international commercial flights from March 27 after a two-year hiatus. Government of India has...

Covid-19

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

India to fly more passengers from Kyiv amid Russia tension

India will be flying more of its passengers from Kyiv, amid simmering crisis between Ukraine and Russia, the embassy informed. Tensions rose...

Global

Indian Embassy in Ukraine issues evacuation advisory; Air India to run three flights

Russia Ukraine crisis created tensions and uncertainties with respect to the situation in Ukraine, all Indian nationals are advised to leave...

Global

India likely to allow normalisation of international flights by April

Are international flights open or still banned in India? Indian government is considering resuming international flights by March-April....

Covid-19

India eases arrival norms for travellers from 82 nations

India’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued revised guidelines for travellers arriving from overseas, putting an end to the...

Covid-19

Increasing reach of Indian passport; now visa-free access to 59 nations: Report

India has jumped seven places to rank 83rd on the index with visa-free access as compared to 90th last year, Henley Passport Index said in...

Global

India makes one-week stay at home must for all international arrivals

India has amended its travel rules for all the international passengers arriving in the country, making seven-day home quarantine mandatory...

Covid-19

Over 120 flight passengers who landed in Amritsar from Italy test COVID positive

As many as 125 passengers among 179 who had boarded a flight from Italy and landed in the International airport in Amritsar tested positive...

Covid-19

Amid Omicron fear, Grammys postponed for this year

Just weeks ahead of the Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, the organisers have postponed the event for this year, fearing risks of...

Global

WHO still recommending 14-day COVID quarantine: Report

Breaking News: The World Health Organisation (WHO) still recommends a 14-day quarantine, an official from the organisation told a press...

Covid-19

British-Indian army officer Harpreet Chandi first woman of colour to reach South Pole solo

British-born Sikh army officer Captain Harpreet Chandi has made history by becoming the first "woman of colour" to complete a solo...

NRI Stories

India, Saudi Arabia ink travel bubble pact to resume commercial flights

India has recently signed an air bubble flight agreement with Saudi Arabia, which will now allow travellers to fly between both nations.

Covid-19

'Tsunami' of Omicron cases worldwide set to overwhelm healthcare systems: WHO chief

A COVID variant-driven "tsunami" threatens to overwhelm healthcare systems across the world, the WHO said yesterday as data showed cases...

Covid-19

Italy bans leisure travellers from Singapore until January 31

Singapore residents will not be allowed to travel to Italy for leisure from today until January 31 next year, according to reports.

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