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Pakistan resumes train service with neighboring India

A Pakistani railway official has said a key train service with neighboring India has resumed. The move is seen as another sign of easing...

India International Hotel, Travel and Tourism Research Conference brings industry experts...

Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology inaugurated the 9th India International Hotel, Travel and Tourism Research Conference (IIHTTRC) supported by National...

Kashmir travelers annoyed by traffic snarls to Srinagar Airport

Srinagar International Airport is also known as Sheikh-ul-Alam Airport and is plagued with extreme traffic congestion for travelers.

India train grounded for 2 months: Travelers infuriated

According to the railway authorities, the DMU service between Jammu and Udhampur, train number 7406/74907, shall remain suspended until March 5, 2019.

Skål India’s newest club makes its debut

Skål International India’s President, Ranjini Nambiar, announced the opening of its 12th club under the name of Skål International Srinagar.

Kashmir tourism expects another record season

As the temperatures rise in the plains so do the tourist arrivals in Kashmir, with people associated with the industry praying for another record season this summer.

Minister: Bollywood filmmakers are returning to Kashmir

With Jammu and Kashmir remaining peaceful, Bollywood filmmakers are returning to the state which was once their favorite shooting destination.

Jammu and Kashmir to restore Buddhist sites to attract more pilgrims

BARAMULLA, Jammu and Kashmir - In a bid to attract more Buddhist pilgrims, the tourism department in Jammu and Kashmir has decided to restore Buddhist sites in the state.

First ecotourism campsite opens in Kashmir

In a bid to protect wild animals and promote tourism, the Indian state of Kashmir announced this week the opening of an eco tourism campsite.

Kashmir waiting for tourists to return

Two years ago, the old city in Srinagar was the sort of place police would only venture into wearing body armour.

400 tourists at Changla Pass in Leh rescued

SRINAGAR, India - More than 400 tourists, mostly foreigners who were trapped at Changla Pass in Leh since Saturday afternoon were rescued by joint teams of Police, Army and district administration Sun

Highest glacier region battleground on Earth: avalanche traps 130

ISLAMABAD - More than 130 Pakistani soldiers are buried under 80 feet of snow in a remote area in the north when an avalanche hit their camp.

Minister: Kashmir to unveil 22 new tourist destinations

Srinagar - Maintaining that Geo-climatic conditions of Jammu and Kashmir are best suited for conventional tourism, the Minister for Tourism and Culture Mr.

As tourism season nears, Kashmir prays for peace

Srinagar - The shadows of violence still linger but the hills and meadows, lakes and valleys beckon, and tourists are once again flocking to Kashmir.

Snowfall revives hopes for vibrant Kashmir tourism

The season's first major snowfall in Kashmir on new year's eve has revived hopes for a vibrant tourist season after the summer unrest marred inflow of vacationers into the Valley.

Unrest mars tourism season in Kashmir

Street protests, shutdowns and curfew in the Valley besides flash-floods in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir marred the tourism season in the state this year.

100 Himalayan peaks open for foreign tourists for the first time

NEW DELHI - India has for the first time opened nearly 100 high-altitude Himalayan peaks in India-controlled Kashmir, once dubbed the Switzerland of the east, for foreign tourists, local media quoted

Kashmir Tulip Gardens turn into major tourist attraction

Srinagar - Kashmir's Tulip Garden, where the flowers are in full bloom, has become a major attraction for foreign tourists who are visiting Kashmir Valley this season.

Tourists flock to tomb of Jesus in Kashmir

A belief that Jesus survived the crucifixion and spent his remaining years in Kashmir has led to a run-down shrine in Srinagar making it firmly onto the must-visit-in India tourist trail.

Kashmir tourism expects good season

Kashmir's tourism industry is expected to witness a boom, as many tourists have begun to arrive in the Valley.

Deep discounts offered to lure visitors to Kashmir

Srinagar - In an effort to revive tourism in Kashmir, hoteliers and houseboat owners in the valley have announced lucrative and discounted packages for visitors to Kashmir.

Rumours of Taliban in Kashmir hurting tourism

Srinagar – J&K CM Omar Abdullah agreed with the representative of tourist trade that rumours spread and exaggerated through international media regarding presence of Taliban in Kashmir has affected

Medical tourism in Kashmir has great potential, say doctors

Srinagar - Doctors in Jammu and Kashmir have said that the state possesses a huge potential for medical tourism because of the cheap cost and availability of experienced doctors.

Kashmir trying to win back confidence of tourists

Paradise on Earth is desperately seeking to retain the confidence of tourists who have shunned the Kashmir valley because of disturbances ranging from militancy to the unrest over the Amarnath land is

Tourist arrivals in Kashmir valley up by 97 pc

SRINAGAR: Agitation in favour and against Amarnath land transfer notwithstanding, tourist arrivals in Kashmir valley registered 97 per cent increase this season.
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