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Agra tourists now have to pay extra to view iconic Taj Mahal

Agra tourists now have to pay extra to view iconic Taj Mahal

City officials in Agra, India today announce that domestic and foreign tourists will now have to pay extra to ... Read More

San Francisco aims to increase tourist arrivals from India

San Francisco aims to increase tourist arrivals from India

The Golden Gate city of San Francisco in California, USA, continues to look at the India travel market and ... Read More

How safe is India for women travelers ?

How safe is India for women travelers ?

How safe is India for female visitors? According to the United States and the UK, India is not so ... Read More

Thomas Cook India on the path to growth

Thomas Cook India on the path to growth

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. has operated the Thomas Cook brand name uninterrupted in India since 1881. In 2012 when ... Read More

Injunction Order Passed Against Messe Berlin, Organizer of ITB India

Injunction Order Passed Against Messe Berlin, Organizer of ITB India

An injunction order has been passed against Messe Berlin, organizers of ITB Berlin, who recently launched ITB India. Fairfest ... Read More

Do or die: Air India will have to cease operations if not privatized, says minister

Do or die: Air India will have to cease operations if not privatized, says minister

India's debt-crippled national carrier Air India will have to shut down if a new attempt to sell the troubled ... Read More

Transforming hospitality & tourism: Sustainable future goals

Transforming hospitality & tourism: Sustainable future goals

The India International Hotel Travel and Tourism Research Conference 2020 will be held at the Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of ... Read More

Russia’s Aeroflot to launch new Goa, Mumbai, Chengdu, Osaka and Singapore flights

Russia’s Aeroflot to launch new Goa, Mumbai, Chengdu, Osaka and Singapore flights

Russia's flag carrier Aeroflot is planning to launch new long-range international routes to India's Goa and Mumbai, China's Chengdu, ... Read More

Tourism Minister promises 100 per cent employment for locals

Tourism Minister promises 100 per cent employment for locals

Singotam, a historic temple town about 100 kilometers away from district headquarters near Kollapur Mandal in Mahbubnagar, India is ... Read More

Brand USA enticing India tourists through music

Brand USA enticing India tourists through music

The USA has many attractions for tourists and locals alike, but perhaps one of the lesser-known ones is music ... Read More

Indian Director General of Tourism to travel fraternity: Use our own resources

Indian Director General of Tourism to travel fraternity: Use our own resources

The Indian travel fraternity should make greater use of its own revamped website developed by the Ministry of Tourism. ... Read More

AirAsia India hands out anti-smog masks to passengers on New Delhi flights

AirAsia India hands out anti-smog masks to passengers on New Delhi flights

AirAsia India, one of India’s budget carriers, has expanded the range of masks available on board and started to ... Read More

‘Oxygen bars’ are all the rage in pollution-choked New Delhi

‘Oxygen bars’ are all the rage in pollution-choked New Delhi

New Delhi city officials recently declared a public health emergency over the city’s dangerous air quality, after pollution hit ... Read More

Hilton names new Vice President, Human Resources in India

Hilton names new Vice President, Human Resources in India

Hilton has appointed Sabu Raghavan as Vice President, Human Resources, India. With over two decades of experience in human ... Read More

Hilton appoints new VP of Human Resources India

Hilton appoints new VP of Human Resources India

Hilton has appointed Sabu Raghavan as Vice President, Human Resources, India. With over two decades of experience in human ... Read More

Bringing hidden India into the tourism limelight

Bringing hidden India into the tourism limelight

India has a rich heritage of culture, crafts, music, and other attractions to hold the attention and fancy of ... Read More

Sufi Festival: Addressing human yearning for spiritual reconciliation

Sufi Festival: Addressing human yearning for spiritual reconciliation

The Thakkiya Foundation for culture and development is conducting IQRA: Kondotty Sufifest 2019 on November 16 and 17, 2019 ... Read More

India Tourism Development Corp names new Chairman and Managing Director

India Tourism Development Corp names new Chairman and Managing Director

The India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) announced the appointment of G Kamala Vardhana Rao, IAS officer 1990 Batch, Kerala ... Read More

Why did the Royal Family of Jaipur list their palace on Airbnb?

Why did the Royal Family of Jaipur list their palace on Airbnb?

Steeped in history, and located in the heart of Jaipur, capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan, the City ... Read More

India’s SpiceJet plans to make Ras Al Khaimah its stepping stone into Europe

India’s SpiceJet plans to make Ras Al Khaimah its stepping stone into Europe

India's low-cost airline SpiceJet has announced plans to set up its first international hub at Ras Al Khaimah International ... Read More

Pakistan-India border tourism: Kartarpur Corridor and the Sikh Community

Pakistan-India border tourism: Kartarpur Corridor and the Sikh Community

In a historic development filled with religious sentiments and a message of religious harmony, Prime Minister Imran Khan on ... Read More

Indian Railways enlists horned Hindu god of death to keep trespassers away

Indian Railways enlists horned Hindu god of death to keep trespassers away

India’s Western Railway, which serves Mumbai and several other large cities, enlisted the help of the Hindu god of ... Read More

Air Cargo: How fast can the industry change?

Air Cargo: How fast can the industry change?

What should be the speed of change and transformation in the air cargo industry? This philosophical cum practical question ... Read More

WTM: The UK’s top long-haul tourism source markets are revealed

WTM: The UK’s top long-haul tourism source markets are revealed

The USA, Australia and India continue to take the top spot for the UK’s most favorite long-haul inbound tourism ... Read More

Delhi city official: India’s capital has turned into a gas chamber

Delhi city official: India’s capital has turned into a gas chamber

The officials in India's capital city of Delhi announced that all schools will be closed until November 5 due ... Read More

India’s aviation safety regulator threatens to ground IndiGo’s A320neo jets

India’s aviation safety regulator threatens to ground IndiGo’s A320neo jets

India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said IndiGo won’t be allowed to fly Airbus A320neo jets fitted with ... Read More

300 planes: India’s IndiGo places huge order with Airbus

300 planes: India’s IndiGo places huge order with Airbus

India’s IndiGo has placed a firm order for 300 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft. This marks one of Airbus’ largest ... Read More

Indian Prime Minister denied use of Pakistani airspace

Indian Prime Minister denied use of Pakistani airspace

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

Ethiopian Airlines adds Bengaluru to its India network

Ethiopian Airlines adds Bengaluru to its India network

Ethiopian Airlines has launched a passenger flight to Bengaluru, India on 27 October 2019. The capital of the Indian ... Read More

India pilgrims get visa-free entry to Pakistan

India pilgrims get visa-free entry to Pakistan

Pakistan and India signed today an agreement to set the Kartarpur Corridor into operation. This is a historic and landmark ... Read More

Pride Hotels appoints new Vice President

Pride Hotels appoints new Vice President

Pride Group of Hotels announced the appointment of Mr. Amit Sidana as Vice President Sales & Marketing. A seasoned ... Read More

India Chefs summit: Avoiding food waste

India Chefs summit: Avoiding food waste

International Chefs Day was marked by a glittering grand banquet at the Le Meridien New Delhi in India with ... Read More

Sarovar Hotels names new Regional Director – North

Sarovar Hotels names new Regional Director – North

Sarovar Hotels announced the appointment of Ajoy Balkrishna Sarovar Hotels names new Regional Director - North as its new ... Read More

Tour Operator Cox and Kings bankrupt?

Tour Operator Cox and Kings bankrupt?

Cox & Kings is the world's most experienced travel company - and most likely it's bankrupt.  According to their ... Read More

Most popular destinations for transplant tourism: China, India, Pakistan

Most popular destinations for transplant tourism: China, India, Pakistan

Follow the money. This is true and this is the danger of transplant tourism. Concerns the Chinese Government still ... Read More

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

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

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