20 AAOs, 27 AOs transferred

Jammu, April 12 -- Finance Department has ordered transfer and posting of 20 Assistant Accounts Officers (AAOs) and 27 Accounts Officers (AOs) with immediate effect. According to the order, Vinod Kama... Read More

Tourism Recovery now has a plan called "HOPE"

U.S., April 12 -- Dr. Taleb Rifai was the former UNWTO Secretary-General. Dr. Rifai is chairing the new African Tourism Board COVID-19 Task Force. Co- chair is Alain St. Ange, former minister of Touri... Read More

Involving the army

Nepal, April 12 -- The government's decision to involve the Nepal Army to manage medical supplies came as a big surprise. How can the army be capable of suddenly engaging in the procurement and supply... Read More

IRCTC opens up kitchen units at 28 centres across country to feed the needy

New Delhi, April 12 -- : The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has opened up its kitchen units in 28 towns and cities across the country for serving community meals to the poor a... Read More

Centre should introduce new schemes like 'food for work' amid Covid-19 crisis: Rajasthan CM

India, April 12 -- Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has urged PM Narendra Modi to introduce new schemes such as 'food for work', announce a big package for industries and relaxation in central GS... Read More

Snow clearance work on NH 301 almost completed in Ladakh

India, April 12 -- In Ladakh, the snow clearance work on NH 301 has been almost completed and only 2 km work is pending. CEC, LAHDC Kargil, Feroz Ahmad Khan made the statement after visiting Penzilla ... Read More

Create "Support Cell", "Helpline number" to assist North East people : Bezbaruah

New Delhi, April 12 -- Former Union Tourism Secretary M.P.Bezbaruah has asked the central government to create a "Support Cell" and a "Helpline number" to assist North East people in distress located ... Read More

Coronavirus in India: Historic sights, monumental silence

India, April 12 -- Tourists, both domestic and foreign, were in for a rude shock on March 17 when they were turned away from the Taj Mahal as the Archeological Survey of India decided to close down al... Read More

Nepal looks at tough times ahead as World Bank predicts a growth rate between 1.5 and 2.8 percent

Kathmandu, April 12 -- Economic growth at a rate of just over 6 percent for the last three years. An 8.5 percent growth target for the current fiscal year. A strong and stable government after years o... Read More

For businesses, strategies to deal with the aftermath| Analysis

India, April 12 -- The coronavirus disease (Covid-19) has dealt a terrible blow to all of us. Such trying times require inspirational and innovative leadership. There are three de-risking strategies t... Read More