Tourism(Search results - 198)
Top StoriesJul 15, 2021, 11:17 AM IST
PM Modi inaugurates projects worth Rs. 1500 crores in Varanasi, lauds UP's handling of COVID second wave
PM Modi inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of various projects related to road, water transport, education, health and tourism, worth more than Rs 1,500 crore in Varanasi.
TechnologyJul 11, 2021, 9:18 PM IST
'License to thrill': Billionaire Richard Branson reaches space in Virgin Galactic's Unity spaceship
After achieving the space feat, Richard Branson said, "Congratulations to everyone for creating such a beautiful, beautiful day."
India NewsJul 1, 2021, 6:38 PM IST
First in India, Bengaluru railway station sets up tunnel aquatic kingdom
After murals and painting at subways in Bengaluru, City Railway station will be the first in the country to house an aquatic kingdom as part of the beautification of its station and visitors' attraction.
India NewsJul 1, 2021, 6:10 PM IST
Covid impacts about 10,000 hotels and restaurants, owners plan to sell
The cascading impact of Covid enforced lockdown and restrictions has led to about 10,000 hotel owners across Karnataka planning to either sell the hotel or give the same on lease to recover from mounting losses. 1000 hotels in Bengaluru alone are under the hammer, however, there are no takers.
LifestyleJun 30, 2021, 2:21 PM IST
Grenada named world's first 'culinary capital'
The WFTA, which is regarded as the world's leading authority on food and beverage tourism, said the integration of spices into the nation's cuisine has resulted in an overall robust and flavourful Grenada food profile.
Top StoriesJun 25, 2021, 1:08 PM IST
Rajasthan, Maharashtra reopen its tiger reserves to tourism after NTCA leaves decision to states
With National Tiger Conservation Authority giving a green signal to reopen Tiger Reserves, Sanctuaries and National Parks and leaving the decision to Chief Wildlife Wardens of respective states, Rajasthan and Maharashtra have opened its safari destination from today (June 25) as Covid second wave is slowing down drastically.
Top StoriesJun 17, 2021, 2:40 PM IST
Goa not to resume tourism activities until everyone in state receives first jab of COVID vaccine
The Goa government’s ongoing Tika Utsav 3.0 is aimed at 100% coverage of the first vaccine shot for all adults in the state.
Top StoriesJun 9, 2021, 6:34 PM IST
Lioness dies due to COVID, NTCA orders suspension of tourism in Tiger Reserves across India
The death of a lioness in Chennai's Vandalur Zoo on June 3 has made the National Tiger Conservation Authority issue an order closing all State Tiger Reserves for tourism purposes. The order comes from the National Tiger Conservation Authority to prevent the spread of Covid to animals from humans.
Top StoriesJun 2, 2021, 6:24 PM IST
Karnataka: '65 MLAs sign campaign to sack Minister Yogeshwar; we will pursue matter after Covid': Renukachary
CM BS Yediyurappa's loyalists and his political secretary have launched another scathing attack against Tourism Minister CP Yogeshwar and signed a campaign against the Minister, demanding action and wanting him to be jailed.
Top StoriesApr 27, 2021, 3:53 PM IST
Maldives bans Indian tourists from visiting inhabited islands amid COVID spike
The suspension on travellers from India will be in effect from today.The Ministry of Tourism of Maldives announced a suspension on travel of tourists from India to inhabited islands on April 25.
SportsApr 4, 2021, 1:48 PM IST
Swiss Tourism clears air on Swiss National Day being moved to Roger Federer's birthday
Roger Federer of Switzerland is modern-day tennis great and is one of the greatest of all time, along with Rafael Nadal of Spain. He has won a record of 20 Grand Slam titles and jointly holds the record with Nadal. He has also led Switzerland to glory in international competitions.
Top StoriesFeb 17, 2021, 8:48 PM IST
24 foreign envoys have a field day in Kashmir
A group of 24 foreign envoys who visited Srinagar on Wednesday, interacted with newly-elected local bodies representatives, wherein the members have sought assistance from the foreign heads of missions to bring tourism and investments into Jammu and Kashmir to further job creation.
BusinessJan 27, 2021, 8:50 AM IST
Union Budget 2021: 7 areas economists want Nirmala Sitharaman to focus on
With just days left before Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman delivers the Union Budget 2021-22 in Parliament, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry has come out with a list of expectations drawn up on the basis of a survey done among economists. Here's what the economists believe should be the thrust areas for the Finance Minister to drive growth and development of the country.
LifestyleDec 4, 2020, 3:55 PM IST
20 star hotels "verified" healthy to check in
The Covid-19 pandemic took a toll on the travel and tourism industry. As the world recovers slowly from the pandemic, hotels across the world have felt the need to restore confidence among guests. In this endeavour, digital health company Sharecar and Forbes Travel Guide -- the global authority on genuine Five-Star service -- announced the first hotels in the world to successfully become Sharecare Health Security Verified. Here's the list of Hotels
IndiaNov 9, 2020, 11:40 AM IST
Karnataka Governor accepts CT Ravi's resignation
Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala has accepted the resignation of Tourism Minister CT Ravi from the Council of Ministers on the recommendation of Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa.