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Orissa to build Jagannath temple replica for non-Hindu tourists

BHUBANESWAR, India - Amid the raging debate on whether non-Hindus should be allowed inside the Jagannath temple in Puri, the state government is mulling to construct a replica of the shrine to give a

US tourist arrested in India for entering Jagannath temple

Orissa Police detained a foreign tourist from California on Tuesday, after she entered the Jagannath temple here, where non-Hindus are not allowed entry.

Orissa tourism abandons luxury train plan due to commercial unviability

The proposed luxury train for the tourists, an ambitious project planned by the Orissa tourism department in association with its counterparts in the states of West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh has been

Orissa, India strives to develop tourism

BHUBANESWAR, Orissa, India – A state level workshop on Tourism Development of Orissa was organized by the Hotel & Restaurant Association of Orissa (HRAO) on January 25.