New Delhi, July 27 : Fashion designer Ritu Beri, who has been roped in to design a new uniform for Indian Railways' staff, says she feels honoured to do her bit in helping to uplift the image of the institution.
Mumbai, July 26 : An Emirates flight from Dubai to Male with 309 passengers on board made an emergency landing at Mumbai airport on Tuesday.
Chennai, July 26 : Want to turn nostalgic about tasty home-cooked lunch out of the round-shaped stacked and coupled stainless steel containers? Then it is time to visit the Ayna restaurant at the Hilton Chennai.
Gurgaon, July 25 : Situated amidst an array of plush restaurants and bars in Gurgaon's Sector 29 market is a unique Gothic, theme-based kitchen and brewery, The Addams House, which pays ode to the popular American animated series "The Addams Family".
Srinagar, July 25 : The "Karvan-e-Aman" peace bus service between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad in Pakistan will resume on Monday after a two weeks suspension, officials said.
New Delhi, July 23 : National carrier Air India has announced that it will be providing "unbeatable metros fare" to domestic passengers willing to return the same day from Monday.
Panaji, July 20 : With tourism in Goa now a 365-day phenomenon, adequate security measures need to be taken and people need to be alert, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, July 20 : When food looks beautiful, tastes scrumptious and the ambiance transports you to the world where it originated, it's an indication that something is just right. Thus, at Habibi in West Delhi, you can feast on cuisine from Syria, Lebonon, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Morocco, as also Afghanistan.
New Delhi, July 19 : When it comes to flying high in reputation in Indian aviation, national carrier Air India ranks first.
New Delhi, July 19 : Emirates launched the world's first interactive amenity kit in Economy Class providing a more comfortable travel experience.
Panaji, July 19 : Why do Russians rarely smile or why lighting agarbattis (incense sticks) is not welcome in hotel rooms in Moscow or St. Petersburg?
Jammu, July 19 : Authorities on Tuesday did not allow any pilgrim to move from winter capital Jammu towards the Valley although 6,679 Yatris had 'Darshan' inside the Cave Shrine on Monday.
Jammu, July 16 : The Amarnath Yatra which remained suspended for few days resumed from Jammu on Saturday.
Mumbai, July 16 (ANI): The Lifeline Express, the world's first hospital on a train, also known as the Magic Train of India, today celebrates 25 years of service to the poor and underprivileged masses of rural India.
Mumbai, July 15 : Jet Airways will operate the Boeing 777-300ER aircraft on one of its daily flights between Mumbai and Dubai to meet growing demand on this sector, an official release stated.
Gurgaon, July 13 : If you're willing to open up to a palate other than typical north Indian dishes, try stopping over at Asia Seven in this suburb of the national capital to sample piping hot crystal clear dumplings, tempura rolls, sushi and more.
Aurangabad, July 13 : Tourists have been thronging Maharashtra to enjoy the picturesque waterfall at the popular Ellora caves as the state receives good monsoon rains.
Jammu, July 12 : Another batch of pilgrims escorted by the security forces on Tuesday left Jammu for the Kashmir Valley in a convoy on way to the Amarnath cave shrine.
New Delhi, July 11 : The monsoons are perhaps the season almost everyone looks forward to eagerly in India. The showers bring immediate relief after the scorching summer months and turn the landscape lush and green.
Jammu, July 11 : The Amarnath Yatra commenced from Monday after it was briefly suspended following violence in Jammu and Kashmir media reports said.
New Delhi, Jul 11 : In a move to achieve higher seat occupancy in the fiercely competitive market, national carrier Air India has decided to offer unsold seats on key metro routes at Rajdhani AC 11-tier rates as "last minute ticket fares."
Nandurbar (Maharashtra), July 11 : As many as seven trains were diverted and one was cancelled due to the coach derailment of Surat-Nandurbar MEMU train, near Nandurbar in Maharashtra on Monday.
Bagdogra, July 10 : When one talks of fine-dining or haute-cuisine restaurants, the last thing one has in mind is an airport eatery away from the metros.
Panaji, July 8 : Responding to opposition criticism over his frequent visits to Goa, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said he travels to his home state once every 10 days though it is not easy to get air tickets.
New Delhi, Jul 8 :The two-day National Workshop on Special Cleanliness of 100 Iconic places of India was inaugurated on Friday in New Delhi. Experts from the World Bank, officials from the concerned municipalities and state governments are attending the workshop.
Jammu, July 7 : 1,767 pilgrims today left the Jammu base camp for Amarnath Yatra to pay obeisance at the cave shrine in South Kashmir.
Jammu, July 7 : Over 71,000 pilgrims have performed the Amarnath Yatra so far as another batch of 1,612 pilgrims left Jammu on Thursday.
New Delhi, July 6 : In order to streamline the procedure for issuing of concessional certificate to physically challenged persons, Railways has made changes to the rules in case of change of residence for the convenience of the passengers.
Kolkata, July 6 : Services of the Kolkata-Dhaka Maitree Express train, which have been temporally suspended on account of Eid-ul-Fitr, will resume on Sunday, the Eastern Railway said on Wednesday.
Montreal/New Delhi, July 6 : India achieved the fastest domestic passenger growth in 2015, a leading global airlines association has said.
New Delhi, July 6 : A majority of Indian travellers spend the bulk of their time on Facebook as compared to other social media channels, a survey has revealed.
New Delhi, July 5 : Border Road Organisation (BRO) on Tuesday succeeded in opening the National Highway connecting Rudraparayag-Joshimath-Mana, the main axis of Badrinath Yatra in Uttarakhand after the road was blocked due to landslides, officials said.
Bengaluru, July 4 : State-run Air-India would commence from July 20 a tri-weekly service to Hubballi in north Karnataka from Bengaluru, about 200 nautical miles (375km), the national carrier said on Monday.
New Delhi, July 4 : If you are planning a road trip soon, update Google Maps on your smartphone now. With the latest update on Google Maps on Android (coming soon to iOS), you can now plan road trip with multi-stop directions.
Jammu, July 4 : Nearly 24,000 devotees performed the Yatra in last two days and another batch of 1,414 pilgrims left winter capital Jammu on Monday for the Valley.
Srinagar, July 2 : Over 9,000 pilgrims on Saturday morning set off from base camps in Ganderbal and Anantnag districts of Jammu and Kashmir to begin this year's Amarnath Yatra.
Kolkata, July 1 : Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday asserted his ministry will ensure animals don't get hurt in the wake of incidences of elephants being mowed down by speeding trains in West Bengal and Assam.
New Delhi, July 1 : The Railways ministry will be taking up the 21 port-rail connectivity projects, as identified under the Shipping Ministry's flagship "Sagarmala" programme , an official statement said.
New Delhi, July 1 : The annual Amarnath Yatra will commence from Saturday and will continue till August 18 through the two routes of Baltal and Pahalgam, the Union Home Ministry announced on Friday.
Kolkata, July 1 : Vistara, a joint venture between Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines (SIA), has decided to increase its flights frequency in Kolkata-Delhi route from two times daily to seven times daily by October end, a top official of the company said on Friday.
Manali, July 1 : A deluxe bus service that connects this Himachal Pradesh town to Leh in Jammu and Kashmir restarted on Friday after remaining closed for over six months due to snowfall, an official said.
New Delhi, June 29 : Travelling by trains and flights is a passe as cruise vacation is the latest "in-thing" to have the life of your time.
New Delhi, June 29 : Stressing that tourism could be a key economic driver for India, US Ambassador Richar R Verma on Wednesday called for increasing air connectivity and improvement of infrastructure.
New Delhi, June 29 : In what could indicate that of India is becoming one of the fastest growing markets for Australian tourism, the Australian High Commission in New Delhi has granted a record 150,000 Visitor visas during the 2015-16 program year.
New Delhi, June 29 : Aiming to stay in the lead in the brutal race for survival, restaurants are thinking of more innovative, quirky ideas to stay in the game. Piali - The Curry Bistro is one such, trying to spice things up by introducing almost a half century of curries, a staple found in almost all Indian kitchens.
Chandigarh, June 28 : To support growth of tourism sector in the state, the Haryana government on Tuesday declared tourism as an industry for land use purpose.
Mumbai, June 28 : Nearly one-third travellers from India would love to travel with iconic English footballer David Beckham as a British celeb travel partner, a first-ever 'Travel Habit Survey' by British Airways revealed here on Tuesday.
Gangtok, June 28 : A large number of tourists from across the country and abroad are visiting Sikkim to enjoy its scenic beauty and organic cuisine. Recently, a five-day food festival was held in Gangtok to attract more tourists.
Shillong, June 28 : A temple devoted to goddess Kamakhya is located in Garo Hills of Meghalaya. Though it is not as popular as the one in Guwahati, the temple with its historical significance attracts many religious tourists.
New Delhi, June 27 : Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu in a programme held on Monday at Rail Bhawan flagged off and dedicated new trains service viz. Patna-Ara MEMU (63213/63124) to the nation through video-conferencing.
New Delhi, June 25 : Planning to capture a panoramic view of London in your camera or to take a selfie in front of Big Ben? Then it is the right time to visit. Though the global financial markets went into a tizzy after Brexit, the fall in the pound would make travel to Britain cheaper, feel industry stakeholders.
Mumbai, June 23 (Not in Town/IBNS): Jet Airways, India's premier international airline, Thursday, announced a four day attractive mega sale for Premiere and Economy travel on Jet Airways' flights from India to key destinations in Europe.
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): Travel meta search engine ixigo.com has come up with a Monsoon Sale offer for its customers on domestic flight bookings, where the customers can book flight tickets on reduced prices offered by prominent airlines with an additional Rs.750 cash-back on every booking.
New Delhi, June 23 : Juicy, spicy, tender pieces of meat in tangy Indian masala curry with grated ginger and coriander garnish tickling your taste buds -- sounds tempting?
New Delhi, June 22 : India's number one hotel booking platform Goibibo announced launch of India's biggest travel sale the 'GoApp Fest' exclusively on its new mobile app.
Bengaluru, June 17 : In a bid to promote tourism to the state, Karnataka's Department of Tourism on Thursday appointed 111 Tourist Guides and 298 'Tourist Mitras'.
New Delhi, Jun 16 : The first batch of Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims for this year will begin their onward journey from Sikkim capital Gangtok today.
Kolkata, June 15 : Air India on Wednesday said it will withdraw its operations on the Kolkata-Durgapur-Delhi route from June 17 due to operational reasons.
Srinagar, Jun 15 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday flagged off maiden evening flight from Srinagar International Airport.
New Delhi, Jun 15 : The Union Cabinet under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the signing of Air Services Agreement between India-Taipei Association in Taipei (India's representative office in Taiwan) and Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in India (Taiwan's representative office in India).