Tag: Kashmir

Indian Prime Minister denied use of Pakistani airspace
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Indian Prime Minister denied use of Pakistani airspace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 28, 2019

Pakistan said that it did not permit Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fly through its airspace. Islamabad has cited ... Read More

Safe for tourism? 8 people wounded in grenade attack in tourist Kashmir
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Safe for tourism? 8 people wounded in grenade attack in tourist Kashmir

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 12, 2019

At least eight people including a woman were wounded in a grenade attack by suspected militants in a market place ... Read More

India lifts all air traffic restrictions imposed after February flare-up with Pakistan
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India lifts all air traffic restrictions imposed after February flare-up with Pakistan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 1, 2019

India has lifted all the restrictions that were imposed on air traffic back in February over the surge in hostilities ... Read More

A short tourist season is saving the Ladakh environment
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A short tourist season is saving the Ladakh environment

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 29, 2019

Ladakh, in Jammu and Kashmir in India, is perhaps one of the few places with many attractions, natural and man-made, ... Read More

Pakistan resumes train service with neighboring India
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Pakistan resumes train service with neighboring India

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

A Pakistani railway official has said a key train service with neighboring India has resumed. The move is seen as ... Read More

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

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 1, 2019

Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology inaugurated the 9th India International Hotel, Travel and Tourism Research Conference ... Read More

Kashmir travelers annoyed by traffic snarls to Srinagar Airport
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Kashmir travelers annoyed by traffic snarls to Srinagar Airport

editor editor- January 1, 2019

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

India train grounded for 2 months: Travelers infuriated
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India train grounded for 2 months: Travelers infuriated

editor editor- December 26, 2018

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

Skål India’s newest club makes its debut
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Skål India’s newest club makes its debut

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- December 3, 2018

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

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Kashmir tourism expects another record season
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Kashmir tourism expects another record season

editor editor- May 9, 2013

As the temperatures rise in the plains so do the tourist arrivals in Kashmir, with people associated with the industry ... Read More

Minister: Bollywood filmmakers are returning to Kashmir
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Minister: Bollywood filmmakers are returning to Kashmir

editor editor- February 11, 2013

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

Jammu and Kashmir to restore Buddhist sites to attract more pilgrims
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Jammu and Kashmir to restore Buddhist sites to attract more pilgrims

editor editor- December 3, 2012

BARAMULLA, Jammu and Kashmir - In a bid to attract more Buddhist pilgrims, the tourism department in Jammu and Kashmir ... Read More

First ecotourism campsite opens in Kashmir
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First ecotourism campsite opens in Kashmir

editor editor- October 6, 2012

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

Kashmir waiting for tourists to return
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Kashmir waiting for tourists to return

editor editor- August 16, 2012

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

400 tourists at Changla Pass in Leh rescued
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400 tourists at Changla Pass in Leh rescued

editor editor- July 9, 2012

SRINAGAR, India - More than 400 tourists, mostly foreigners who were trapped at Changla Pass in Leh since Saturday afternoon ... Read More

Highest glacier region battleground on Earth: avalanche traps 130
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Highest glacier region battleground on Earth: avalanche traps 130

editor editor- April 10, 2012

ISLAMABAD - More than 130 Pakistani soldiers are buried under 80 feet of snow in a remote area in the ... Read More

Minister: Kashmir to unveil 22 new tourist destinations
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Minister: Kashmir to unveil 22 new tourist destinations

editor editor- August 1, 2011

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

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As tourism season nears, Kashmir prays for peace

editor editor- May 23, 2011

Srinagar - The shadows of violence still linger but the hills and meadows, lakes and valleys beckon, and tourists are ... Read More

Snowfall revives hopes for vibrant Kashmir tourism
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Snowfall revives hopes for vibrant Kashmir tourism

editor editor- January 3, 2011

The season's first major snowfall in Kashmir on new year's eve has revived hopes for a vibrant tourist season after ... Read More

Unrest mars tourism season in Kashmir
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Unrest mars tourism season in Kashmir

editor editor- November 24, 2010

Street protests, shutdowns and curfew in the Valley besides flash-floods in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir marred the tourism ... Read More

100 Himalayan peaks open for foreign tourists for the first time
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100 Himalayan peaks open for foreign tourists for the first time

editor editor- April 12, 2010

NEW DELHI - India has for the first time opened nearly 100 high-altitude Himalayan peaks in India-controlled Kashmir, once dubbed ... Read More

Kashmir Tulip Gardens turn into major tourist attraction
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Kashmir Tulip Gardens turn into major tourist attraction

editor editor- April 12, 2010

Srinagar - Kashmir's Tulip Garden, where the flowers are in full bloom, has become a major attraction for foreign tourists ... Read More

Tourists flock to tomb of Jesus in Kashmir
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Tourists flock to tomb of Jesus in Kashmir

editor editor- March 30, 2010

A belief that Jesus survived the crucifixion and spent his remaining years in Kashmir has led to a run-down shrine ... Read More

Kashmir tourism expects good season
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Kashmir tourism expects good season

editor editor- March 29, 2010

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

Deep discounts offered to lure visitors to Kashmir
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Deep discounts offered to lure visitors to Kashmir

editor editor- February 24, 2010

Srinagar - In an effort to revive tourism in Kashmir, hoteliers and houseboat owners in the valley have announced lucrative ... Read More

Rumours of Taliban in Kashmir hurting tourism
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Rumours of Taliban in Kashmir hurting tourism

editor editor- October 22, 2009

Srinagar – J&K CM Omar Abdullah agreed with the representative of tourist trade that rumours spread and exaggerated through international ... Read More

Medical tourism in Kashmir has great potential, say doctors
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Medical tourism in Kashmir has great potential, say doctors

editor editor- May 22, 2009

Srinagar - Doctors in Jammu and Kashmir have said that the state possesses a huge potential for medical tourism because ... Read More

Kashmir trying to win back confidence of tourists
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Kashmir trying to win back confidence of tourists

editor editor- November 6, 2008

Paradise on Earth is desperately seeking to retain the confidence of tourists who have shunned the Kashmir valley because of ... Read More

Tourist arrivals in Kashmir valley up by 97 pc
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Tourist arrivals in Kashmir valley up by 97 pc

editor editor- August 11, 2008

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

Omar suggests insurance cover for foreign tourists
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Omar suggests insurance cover for foreign tourists

editor editor- June 9, 2008

SRINAGAR - National Conference President Omar Abdullah has suggested provision of an insurance cover to woo foreign tourists. Travel advisories ... Read More

Rare deer haven opens to tourists
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Rare deer haven opens to tourists

editor editor- May 30, 2008

Dachigam - Holidaymakers in Kashmir have another must-see item they can’t afford to miss — the Hangul, the only surviving ... Read More

Kashmir is abuzz with tourists, flight rates at all time high
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Kashmir is abuzz with tourists, flight rates at all time high

editor editor- May 15, 2008

SRINAGAR: Kashmir valley is abuzz these days with tourist arrivals, air tickets to the valley are at an all time ... Read More

Adventure tourism to gain fillip in Kashmir
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Adventure tourism to gain fillip in Kashmir

editor editor- May 11, 2008

SRINAGAR - A five-member team of International Mountaineering Federation (IMF) in association with the tourism department of Kashmir promotes trekking ... Read More

Indian travel agents keep tourists away
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Indian travel agents keep tourists away

editor editor- March 14, 2008

Srinagar - Projection of Kashmir as a violence hit tourist destination allegedly by the tour operators from Indian states is ... Read More

Tourists stranded for hours on Gulmarg ropeway
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Tourists stranded for hours on Gulmarg ropeway

editor editor- February 21, 2008

Women cried for help and young boys, restless in fear, behaved like girls when over 100 people were hanging over ... Read More

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