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Check out: 6 beauteous beaches in Odisha you didn't know much about!

Check out: 6 beauteous beaches in Odisha you didn't know much about!

Beaches are exotic. But did you know that there are more beaches in India, or any Indian city that you could actually be aware of? One of such states is Odisha. Popular for its coastline, Odisha has a rich 485 km-long coastline along the Bay of Bengal.

Navy personnel clean beaches to mark International Coastal Day

The Eastern Naval Command (ENC) and Coast Guard personnel today embarked on a drive to clean up beaches and waterfronts in the city to mark the 30th International Coastal Day.

Pollution closes more beaches in California

A four-mile stretch of coastline south of Los Angeles was closed Thursday as workers cleared up tar balls from beaches, in the latest such shutdown in the last few weeks, officials said.

Endangered turtles begin mass nesting at Odisha beaches

Endangered turtles begin mass nesting at Odisha beaches

Thousands of endangered Olive Ridley turtles have in an annual ritual come ashore from the Bay of Bengal in Odisha to lay eggs, officials said on Friday.

Australian beaches closed after shark-sighting

Australian beaches closed after shark-sighting

Beaches on Australia's New South Wales coast remained closed for the fifth day after sharks were sighted in Newcastle.

Odisha imposes fishing ban for turtle nesting

Odisha imposes fishing ban for turtle nesting

The Odisha government Saturday imposed a seven-month fishing ban along its coast to protect endangered Olive Ridley sea turtles which come to the state beaches for mass nesting every winter, an official said.

5 things to do in Mangalore

5 things to do in Mangalore

Visit Mangaladevi Temple

MTDC to focus on Mumbai, Aurangabad, wildlife and beaches, says Jagdish Patil

Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) plans to pep up their tourism industry by focusing more on the wildlife, heritage and beaches in and around Maharashtra.

Reckless remarks have dented Goa`s image: Tourism industry

Goa ministers` remarks on banning biknis and demanding a Hindu nation have "really damaged" the state`s reputation as a safe beach destination, said tourism industry stakeholders.

Drinking in the open out, CCTVs in on Goa`s beaches

Visiting Goa during the next tourist season? Here`s a heads-up. Drinking in the open on beaches and cooking in public is out, but CCTVs on all major beaches and courteous policemen eager to help out tourists might be in.

Bikinis can`t be banned, but stop drinking in public: Goa CM

Bikinis cannot be banned on beaches, but there could be a crack-down on drinking in public in Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Wednesday.

Sewage at the beaches, piles of garbage mar Gaza`s summer

When Palestinians in the Gaza Strip seek some relief from the grind of life in an enclave plagued by conflict and hardship, they usually need to look no further than their sandy beaches.

Fight flight anxiety with simple tricks

Relaxing on sun-kissed beaches or at lush green destinations may sound exciting, but taking a flight to get there may not be so thrilling.

Amitabh Bachchan enjoys Goa`s carefree world

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is trying to make the most of his professional tour to Goa by soaking in some fun at its picturesque beaches.

Goa rent-a-bike operators to boycott Nigerians

A collective of rent-a-bike operators in Goa resolved to boycott Nigerians and not accept their business, two days after a mob of Nigerians blocked a national highway and attacked locals and policemen.

Goa to spend Rs 17 crore for better facilities on beaches

The Goa Tourism Ministry will spend Rs 17.23 crore to spruce up beaches in South Goa, said Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar on Tuesday.

Goa to crack down on traffic cops harassing tourists

Admitting that needless harassment of tourists driving two-wheelers and cars in Goa was "creating a bad image", a senior police official said Wednesday that traffic policemen who flag down tourists needlessly and demand money will be punished severely.

Pamela Anderson hits the beaches of Portugal

Canadian actress Pamela Anderson spent the weekend on the tourist beaches of Algarve in southern Portugal as a guest at a birthday party.

Goa plans mechanised cleaning of beaches

Parulekar said that a public demonstration of the cleaning process would be held so that the fears of environmentalists are allayed.