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1.53 crore tourists visited State last yr

BHUBANESWAR, Nov. 15 -- A total of 1,53,19,358 tourists, including 1,10,818 foreigners, visited the State in 2018 against 1, 41,11,243 in the preceding year, informed Tourism Minister Jyoti Panigrahi ... Read More


Not-So-Treacherous Karachi

Pakistan, Nov. 15 -- Almost every city you can think of has an older area in or around it. Islamabad has Saidpur village, Lahore has the Walled City, Hyderabad has Hirabad and Khairpur has Kot Diji. K... Read More


Pakistan and its Princely States

Pakistan, Nov. 15 -- The history of South Asia is usually viewed as one of great empires, often of external origins, that ruled over the vast Indian Subcontinent. But in reality, ages of imperial unit... Read More


Mapping out a Tourism Policy for the Potohar Plateau

Pakistan, Nov. 15 -- Keeping in view the main objective of how to increase international tourist arrivals in the country and revenue generation, I would recommend adopting a micro level policy to iden... Read More


Deputy minister downplays impact of FAA downgrade on Visit Malaysia 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 14 -- The Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry conceded the safety rating downgrade of the Civil Aviation Authority of Malaysia (CAAM) by the US Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) will ... Read More


World Heritage Week in Muziris to showcase Kerala's culture

Thrissur, Nov. 14 -- A seven day World Heritage Week will serve lovers of history an opportunity to revisit the legacy around Muziris near here, as the event will highlight key features of the civilis... Read More


SLTDA inks MoU with Palladium Group to beef up research capabilities

Sri Lanka, Nov. 14 -- Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) has entered into an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Palladium Group SL (Pvt.) Ltd to bolster its research capabilities. At... Read More


Former Punjab-cadre IAS officer meets Imran Khan in Pakistan

India, Nov. 14 -- Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday met DS Jaspal, a writer and researcher from India. A former Punjab-cadre IAS officer, Jaspal has authored a book "Tryst with Trees", do... Read More


Preparatory Meeting for The 2nd BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise & Expert Group Meeting 2020 at Puri held on 14th & 15th November, 2019

Puri, Nov. 14 -- The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical & Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) is an International organization of seven Nations of South Asia and South East Asia, housing... Read More


Shella Village seeks release of funds under SPV Schemes

SHILLONG, Nov. 14 -- Due to funds not being release under Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) Schemes for Lafarge Umiam Mining affected areas, the Dorbar of Shella Village has sought the intervention of Chi... Read More