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).
New Delhi, June 15 : Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday launched an integrated social media platform for redressing the grievances of passengers.
New Delhi, June 15 : Going for a holiday or work trip out of station? Pack it light and right for convenience.
New Delhi, June 14 (ANI): The best way to beat the summers is to travel to a beautiful destination you have been longing for years to go.
New Delhi, June 14 : When pieces of succulent, juicy, spicy and smoked chicken inspired by a recipe from Mumbai's popular Mohammad Ali Road, are served in cutting chai glasses, you know that presentation is as important and spot-on as the taste of the wild (oops, wide) menu at the uniquely named boutique studio-in-bar Junglee Billee.
Mumbai, June 13 : Airline major Jet Airways on Monday said that it will operate new daily flight services from India to the Gulf region from August.
Abu Dhabi, Jun 13 : Etihad Airways is celebrating 10 years of flying to Qatar this summer by launching nine additional weekly flights on the Abu Dhabi- Doha route reinforcing its commitment to one of the airline's key markets in the Gulf.
Mumbai, June 13 : Jet Airways, India's premier international airline, will operate new daily services from Hyderabad to Dammam and from Mangaluru to Sharjah from August 7, 2016.
New Delhi, June 13 : IRCTC's new semi luxury train Tiger Express embarked on a "Roaring Journey" on World Environment Day, June 5 to experience the best of wildlife in Madhya Pradesh with some 24 nature loving passengers.
New Delhi, June 11 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will flag off the first batch of Kailash Mansarovar yatris on Saturday.
Shimla, June 7 : After over three and a half years closed, the airport here is going to resume operations, an official said on Tuesday.
Shimla, June 7 : The bus service from New Delhi to Leh in Jammu and Kashmir has restarted for the summer season, an official of the Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) said here on Tuesday.
New Delhi, June 6 : A Railway Board member on Monday said all train coaches will have bio-toilets by 2019, two years ahead of the deadline.
New Delhi, June 6 : A new web platform has introduced integrated travelling services for devotees, tourists and seasoned travellers who desire to travel to any religious destination in India.
New Delhi, June 6 : At a time when several web-series are being shot in indoor studios, "Nimrat", a new travel-based web-series is currently being shot in picturesque Coorg, where Bollywood movies like "Raavan" and "7 Khoon Maaf" have been shot earlier.
New Delhi, June 5 : With an aim to spread awareness among people on tiger conservation, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Sunday flagged-off a semi-luxury tourist train, Tiger Express, from Safdarjung station in the national capital.
New Delhi, June 5 : Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu flagged off the inaugural run of the Tiger Trail Circuit Train on the occasion of the World Environment Day on Sunday and promised more such initiatives.
Dubai, June 3 : Emirates' flag carrier Etihad on Friday introduced a London-Melbourne round trip ticket costing more than USD 80,000.
Abu Dhabi, June 3 : Etihad Airways much-anticipated A380 touches down in Melbourne tonight, beginning a new era of luxury travel on the Melbourne-Abu Dhabi and Melbourne-London routes.
New Delhi, June 3 : Emirates SkyCargo, the world's largest international air cargo carrier, is strengthening its footprint in the Far East and Indian subcontinent with the launch of a new weekly freighter service from Hong Kong to Dubai via Delhi from 1st June 2016.
New Delhi, June 2 : Given the ongoing inclement weather in the region, the Indian embassy in Kathmandu on Thursday advised Indian pilgrims undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra to avoid the Nepal route.
New Delhi, June 2 : Airline major Jet Airways on Thursday announced a special fares offer on its economy and premiere class.
Agartala (Tripura), June 2 : General Manager of Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) H.K. Jaggi on Thursday said that the Broad Gauge (BG) rail service will be inaugurated by the second or third week of this month from Agartala.
New Delhi, June 2 : India's train PNR predictor ConfirmTkt.com has launched a new product 'ConfirmTkt Alternates' to help the waitlisted train passengers to get confirmed tickets by unlocking all the hidden and other best available travel options.
New Delhi, June 2 : Emirates SkyCargo, the world's largest international air cargo carrier, is strengthening its footprint in the Far East and Indian subcontinent with the launch of a new weekly freighter service from Hong Kong to Dubai via Delhi.
Kathmandu, June 2 : The Indian Embassy in Kathmandu has issued a travel advisory urging Indian nationals visiting Kailash-Mansarovar to avoid the route via Nepal.
Kolkata, June 2 : Emirates SkyCargo, the world's largest international air cargo carrier, is strengthening its footprint in the Far East and Indian subcontinent with the launch of a new weekly freighter service from Hong Kong to Dubai via Delhi from June 1.
New Delhi, June 1 : A warm bowl of noodle soup in the cold days of December or a spicy cold noodle salad to beat the heat in the summer, noodles in all forms are almost everybody's comfort food and what would be better than a festival that celebrates its versatality.
Mumbai, May 31 : When it embarked on its maiden epic journey of 2,496 km on June 1, 1912, Punjab Mail was the fastest train of undivided India and snaked its way from Mumbai (then Bombay) to Peshawar (now in Pakistan) in 47 hours.
New Delhi, May 30 : National passenger carrier Air India on Monday said that from June 2 it will increase flight frequencies on its Delhi-Surat-Delhi route.
Paris/Mumbai, May 30 : A study conducted by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), and the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) found that nearly 31 natural and cultural World Heritage sites in 29 countries across the world, including Elephanta Caves (near Mumbai) from India, are becoming increasingly vulnerable to the effects of climate change.
Dehra Dun, May 28 : Valley of Flowers, the national park located in Uttarakhand and known for its endemic alpine flora, will remain open to travellers from June 5 to Oct 30, 2016, according to media reports.
Mumbai, May 27 : Jet Airways group, which reported its financial results for the quarter and year ending on Mar 31, 2016 on Thursday, declared record annual profit of Rs 1,212 crores for FY16 and said it managed to reduce debt by Rs 1,680 crores mainly through cash generated from operations (after financing expenses).
By Sujit Chakraborty
By Sahana Ghosh, Kolkata, May 26 : Visual parameters such as colour vision, depth perception and contrast sensitivity of drivers influence crash involvement rates in India, says a recent study which also has laid bare the absence of protocols and testing methods in the country to assess the visual capabilities of drivers during their licensing process.
New Delhi, May 26 : Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday launched the online cancellation facility for tickets purchased over the counter.
Chennai, May 26 : Singapore-based low-cost carrier Scoot is focussing on tier-2 cities to expand its reach in India, a senior official said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, May 25 : Air India has announced the institution of 100 more aircrafts over the next four years aimed at encouraging better connectivity and easing transportation for the passengers.
New Delhi,May 23 : The Indian government on Monday banned citizens from travelling to war-hit Libya.
By Rajesh Mishra
Ayutthaya (Thailand), May 23 : The sheer splendour of Ayutthaya makes one forget that it is a balmy May afternoon when on a visit to the Unesco World Heritage Site some 80 km from Thailand's capital Bangkok.
Mumbai, May 22 : Jet Airways, India's premier international airline, will offer sandwiches and doughnuts from internationally renowned food brands Subway and Krispy Kreme onboard select flights.
New Delhi, May 22 : The Ministry of Tourism has been working very closely with Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of External Affairs for easing of the Visa Regime in the country over a period of time.
New Delhi, May 21 : National carrier Air India has launched special 'Super Sale' scheme for travelers.
New Delhi, May 21 : Seeking to explore the possibility of making mandatory catering services optional on trains, the railway ministry has decided to put it on trial in four premium trains.
New Delhi, May 20 : Cruise guests can now look forward to a larger-than-life experience in size, design, luxury and amenities!
New Delhi, May 20 : If you are getting irritated with the scorching heat and want a gateway, then Wego has some perfect destinations for you.
New Delhi, May 18 : The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed 30 private operators to apply for Hajj permit before the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).
Bengaluru, May 17 : With natural ingredients enhancing the flavour and aroma, meat marinated in hand-picked spices, Ammi's Biryani makes a must stop for anyone when in Bengaluru. And the restaurant chain has been successfully satisfying the tummy's love for biryani here for eight years mow.
New Delhi, May 16 : After a long, tiring day at work, all we look forward is to unwind, have a chilled drink and maybe a nibble or two. Located next to the hustle and bustle of corporate Connaught Place is Informal, and as the name suggests, this is the place office-goers should visit to leave behind the hurdles of work.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), May 15 : In order to facilitate people of Uttar Pradesh, the state government will start Britain visa application service from May 17.