Tourism ministry to start 'Know Your India' drive
Tourism ministry to start 'Know Your India' drive

Union Minister of Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma Tuesday said the government wants youth and children to see hidden gems across India before they head abroad for holidaying and for this it plans to launch ‘Bharat Ko Jaano’ (Know Your India) drive soon.

Tourism Ministry gives Rs 100 crore for Jammu and Kashmir relief

 

New Delhi: Minister of state for Culture and Tourism Shripad Yesso Naik on Friday said the ministry has given Rs 100 crore as a special assistance for reconstruction of damaged infrastructure in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.

Safety of women tourists top priority: Union Minister

Union Minister of Culture and Tourism Shripad Yesso Naik Thursday said the safety and security of all tourists, especially women, remains the top priority of the government and the ministry is framing guidelines for state governments to ensure this.

Centre likely to consider converting INS Vikrant into museum

The Union Tourism Ministry has been asked to examine the feasibility of converting former Indian Navy warship INS Vikrant into a maritime museum.

Goa government to refund unutilised funds to tourism ministry

Goa government will refund the money sanctioned by the Union Tourism Ministry for various projects which never took off due to various reasons.

Union tourism ministry proposes fast train between Mumbai-Goa

The Union Tourism Ministry has proposed a fast train between Goa and Mumbai to attract more tourists to the coastal state.

Tourism Ministry launches new website for travel info

Tourism Ministry Tuesday launched an innovative website to make it easy for tourists to walk or drive through the most-visited cities in India by providing all tourism-related information at one place.

Centre grants Rs 100 cr for rebuilding tourism infra in Ukhand

Tourism Ministry has announced a financial package of Rs 100 crore for rebuilding tourism infrastructure destroyed in devastating floods in Uttarakhand, Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.

Char Dham to be reconstructed in much better way: Chiranjeevi

The devastation caused at the `char dham` pilgrimage circuit by floods in Uttarakhand recently has served the tourism ministry "a good lesson".

Chiranjeevi takes charge of Tourism Ministry

A brand ambassador himself for decades, Telugu superstar K Chiranjeevi Thursday took charge of the Tourism Ministry.

Taj, Dal Lake among 98 sites to be made hygiene-friendly

With an aim of doubling the visitor count, the Tourism Ministry has decided to provide clean and hygienic environment at 98 prominent tourist sites including Taj Mahal, Dal Lake, Red Fort and India Gate.

Incredible India campaign to be linked with Facebook

Harping on the growing trend of social media marketing, Tourism Ministry has decided to open an Incredible India page on the Facebook.

TN Tourism to launch 10 special tour packages

Tamil Nadu Tourism Development
Corporation Limited will soon launch 10 special tour packages in Tamil Nadu.

Govt discontinues project of training auto drivers before CWG

The Tourism Ministry`s ambitious project to give mannerism training to auto drivers ahead of Commonwealth Games has been discontinued after covering just 10 per cent of them.

Govt discontinues project of training auto drivers before CWG

The Tourism Ministry`s ambitious project to give mannerism training to auto drivers ahead of Commonwealth Games has been discontinued after covering just 10 per cent of them.

All hotels to become differently abled friendly

In line with international best practices, government has now made it mandatory for all hotels to become differently abled friendly.