Nepal Tourism Board announces winners of photo contest

Kathmandu, July 5 -- The Nepal Tourism Board has announced the top five photos under its "Nepal from Your Window" photo contest launched on April 29. The winners have been evaluated on the basis of ju... Read More

Uttarakhand's Ganga canal, dating back to British era, to be turned into water sports hub

India, July 5 -- To promote adventure and water sports, the Uttarakhand government will develop the British era Ganga canal stretch in Roorkee as a hub of water sports in the Himalayan state. Water s... Read More

2 killed as car goes off hill road

MUSSOORIE, July 5 -- An Innova car (DL-12-CK 9662) went out of control on the Mussoorie LKD Kimadi Road and plunged 300 metres downhill, today, leading to the death on the spot of a husband and wife. ... Read More

Uttarakhand education dept to soon start 250 vocational courses in 200 schools

India, July 5 -- Uttarakhand education department will soon be starting 250 vocational courses in 200 government schools for students from class 9-12 across the state. The initiative aims to give stu... Read More

Egypt's Red Sea resort city obtains 899 foreign tourists

Dhaka, July 5 -- Egypt's Red Sea resort city of Hurghada received on Saturday 899 foreign tourists aboard five flights coming from Switzerland, Belarus and Ukraine, the Red Sea governor told reporters... Read More

Maha govt's priority is to tackle COVID-19 crisis: Tourism Min Aaditya

India, July 5 -- State minister Aaditya Thackeray says the priority of the government is to tackle the pandemic situation and other things are secondary. The state environment and tourism minister was... Read More

PHOTOS: Bauddhanath reopens after more than two months

KATHMANDU, July 5 -- The Baudhanath Stupa Area, which had remained shut for more than two months since the country went into a nationwide lockdown on March 24 to contain the spread of the global pande... Read More

CBI enquiry against Ex Minister Lal Singh political vendetta: DSSP

Jammu, July 5 -- Dogra Swabhimaan Sangthan party founded by former Minister Choudhary Lal Singh termed the CBI enquiry against him as political vendetta and politics of vengeance. Addressing a Press ... Read More

The Midas touch: Vietnam opens world's 'first' gold-plated hotel

India, July 5 -- A one-of-its-kind hotel is open for business in Hanoi, Vietnam, where guests can have their coffees in a gold cup and bathe in gilded splendour. Dolce by Wyndham Hanoi Golden Lake is ... Read More

Heritage of Deshiya Chikitsa

Sri Lanka, July 5 -- The 2015 SAARC Cultural Centre publication titled Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions of South Asia, where a key focus is on traditional knowledge as relate... Read More