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Andhra Pradesh CM approves establishment of Archaeological Corporation, instructs officials to boost tourism

The government has already identified 15 to 20 tourism places in the state. Reddy has ordered to develop those 15 to 20 tourism places with the help of international companies. In order to preserve the handicraft art, the Chief Minister also ordered to provide financial assistance to artists from Kondapalli, Etikoppaka, Kalamkari villages.

Oct 12, 2019, 07:03 AM IST

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 5th October, 2019

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 5th October 2019. To know more watch the video

Oct 05, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

India jumps to 34 in world travel and tourism index, Pakistan languishes at 121

The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2019 ranked countries on the basis of four sub-indexes.

Sep 06, 2019, 16:13 PM IST

Maharashtra government to open two resorts in Jammu and Kashmir

Zee News has learnt that the Maharashtra government plans to buy land in Pahalgam and Leh and will build a resort in each of these two places. 

Sep 03, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

Centre fast tracks tourism in Kashmir Valley; explores locations for travelling, trekking, mountain sports

The Tourism Ministry will explore opportunities around mountain sports, training of guides and porters for trekking, etc.

Aug 27, 2019, 14:47 PM IST

Govt opens 137 mountain peaks in four states to foreigners for mountaineering and trekking

The Minister of State for Culture and Tourism, Prahlad Singh Patel, has expressed his gratitude to Union Home Minister, Amit Shah, for acceding to the request of Tourism Ministry to open up more peaks to foreigners. It is a historic step towards promoting adventure tourism in the country, said Patel.

Aug 21, 2019, 23:56 PM IST

PM Modi sets epic travel goals for Indians: 15 destinations by 2022

Visiting places will boost tourism in these areas and automatically lead to better facilities, said the Prime Minister. 

 

Aug 15, 2019, 12:34 PM IST

Home to 3 world heritage sites, Agra's pollution level remains alarming

River activists here have demanded urgent steps to save the Yamuna, which is slowly dying due to pollution and lack of water.

Jul 22, 2019, 15:03 PM IST

Tourists in Manali leave over 2,000 tonnes of garbage

Tourists left behind 2,000 tonnes of waste during their visit to Manali in May and June

Jul 10, 2019, 11:38 AM IST

Ballots attract tourists to experience India's biggest festival of democracy

With the election fever hitting India, tour operators across the country are offering special packages to foreign tourists willing to experience Lok Sabha polls and see how the world's largest democracy votes. Watch to know more.

May 03, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

Railways' first hop on-hop off service to kick off this tourist season on Kalka-Simla route

According to the rules for the hop-on, hop-off service, a passenger can board any coach of any train subject to the availability of seats and can board or de-board any train at any station.

Dec 02, 2018, 11:52 AM IST

Incredible India 365 days a year: Govt's targeted approach to lure adventure lovers

The government is promoting 2018 as the ‘Year of Indian Adventure’.

Aug 07, 2018, 09:30 AM IST

17% growth in foreign exchange earnings through tourism: Government

FEEs during the month of March 2018 were Rs 17, 294 crore as compared to Rs. 14, 667 crore in March 2017.

May 01, 2018, 23:33 PM IST

Pakistan aims to revive glory of ancient Mughal city Lahore

Perched on scaffolding, restoration experts chip away at decades of grime and repair broke mosaic tiles in a bid to save the colossal murals depicting historic battles and regal ceremonies on the walls of Lahore Fort. 

Mar 01, 2018, 17:24 PM IST

India among fastest growing medical tourism destinations: Official

Bengaluru, Oct 12 (IANS) Estimating that medical tourism in the country can grow to become a $9 billion industry by 2020, a government official on Thursday said India is among the "fastest growing

Oct 12, 2017, 20:44 PM IST

Manohar Parrikar calls for meet to discuss drowning, drug abuse cases

The state has recently witnessed three different incidents of drowning involving four persons including two youth from a Ahmedabad based institute.

Sep 10, 2017, 20:42 PM IST

Kerala Tourism Website Comes to Limelight Yet Again

The website of Kerala Tourism has bagged more than 20 prestigious national and international awards. Seeing the potential of videos, Kerala Tourism went on to set up its own channel on YouTube as early as in 2009.

Aug 18, 2017, 13:33 PM IST

GJM protests hampering Darjeeling economy

The statehood agitation conducted by the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) is hampering the tourism industry in Darjeeling, and hence, its economy.

Jun 14, 2017, 12:31 PM IST

UP CM Yogi Adityanath approves draft of new industrial policy

Yogi Adityanath had gone through the key points of the 'UP Industrial Investment and Employment Promotion Policy-2017' yesterday.

Jun 09, 2017, 12:50 PM IST

Priorities of coral and coal clash in Aussie Sunshine State

As many Australians grapple with how to save their Great Barrier Reef from global warming, others are preoccupied with building one of the world's biggest coal mines nearby.

May 31, 2017, 14:52 PM IST