New Delhi, Mar 25 : Indian passengers will now have an additional exciting destination to explore while planning their holidays this Diwali.
New Delhi, March 25 : Indian Rilways Wednesday said that it has decided to increase the advance reservation period (ARP) from 60 days to 120 days from April 1, 2015.
New Delhi/ Kolkata, Mar 24 : The 27 member fearless team from Tata Steel Adventure Foundation and Border Security Force defied all obstacle and have come triumphant on the 'Indian Women's Great Desert Safari 2015', travelling across the salt desert.
Kolkata, Mar 24 : RailYatri on Tuesday launched the 1st pan-India app for local train commuters, covering local trains at the top 11 locations, including Kolkata, all across India.
New Delhi, March 24 : Even as President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that he would reform the L-1B visa regime that allows global companies to temporarily shift their workers to the US, a study released last week finds that Indians faced the maximum rejections under this category.
Panaji, March 23 : You could soon choose between a horse, motorised paragliders, hovercrafts, air balloons or even segways to get around in Goa.
New Delhi, Mar 22 : Private airlines company GoAir has launched new fare cut for a limited period which will offer one way ticket prices as low as Rs 999.
New Delhi, March 22 : Germany's Lufthansa says it might go ahead and launch its Airbus A-380 services between Mumbai and Frankfurt in its 2015 winter schedule because of the "huge potential" in the Indian market.
New Delhi, March 21 : Budget passenger carrier GoAir Saturday launched its special mid-year offer with one-way fares starting from Rs.999 across the airline's network of 22 cities.
New York, March 19 : New York city aims to attract 67 million visitors annually by the end of 2021, Mayor Bill de Blasio, along with tourism officials, has announced.
Beijing, March 18 : A new air route between Jinan city in east China's Shandong province and New Delhi in India will be launched this year, China's Shandong Airline announced on Wednesday.
Havana, March 18 : Weekly direct charter flights between Havana and New York have resumed following a third round of talks on the restoration of diplomatic ties between the US and Cuba.
New Delhi, March 16 : Aiming to ensure the safety of women tourists - domestic and international - the union tourism ministry has launched "Incredible India Helpline" on a pilot basis, parliament was informed on Monday.
Kolkata, Mar 16 : Air Arabia, a low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa-connecting Sharjah to 13 destinations in India-recently introduced a new destination to its growing network, Tbilisi, at the heart of the South Caucasus country of Georgia from the carrier's primary hub in Sharjah, UAE.
Silchar (Assam), March 16 : The railways hope to connect all the eight states in India's northeast by 2020.
Bangalore, Mar 15: This week we take a trip down south, to the silicon valley of India, the fastest growing cites in southeast Asia- Bangalore.
New Delhi, March 15: The India Gate is one of the largest war memorials in India and is situated in the heart of New Delhi.
Lucknow, March 14 : The Lucknow junction in Uttar Pradesh would be wi-fi enabled from Saturday, railway officials said.
Jammu, March 13 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Friday ordered preparation of an all inclusive smart package to promote ideal tourist destinations in Jammu region of the state.
New Delhi, March 13 : Tata's full service passenger carrier Vistara Friday said it will commence services between New Delhi and Pune from April 9, 2015.
New Delhi, Mar 12 : Whistler Blackcomb, a major ski resort located 125 km north of Vancouver, in Canada's British Columbia, took pride in announcing the inclusion of its PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola in the 2015 Edition of the Guinness World Records Book.
New Delhi, March 11 : Rajya Sabha members on Wednesday expressed concern over high air fares and urged the government to take action.
Thiruvananthapuram, March 10 : Jet Airways has announced six new weekly flights from two more Kerala airports to Doha, Qatar, said an official on Tuesday.
New Delhi, March 9 : National carrier Air India said on Monday it has reduced the frequency of its Delhi-Moscow flight from four times a week to twice a week from Feb 25, 2015.
Dehradun, March 9 : The highway to the hill shrine of Badrinath in Uttarakhand has been shut due to heavy snowfall, officials said on Monday.
Dehradun, March 9 : The Badrinath highway was closed due to to heavy snowfall in Uttarakhand, officials said on Monday.
New Delhi, March 5 : A majority of Indian women of various age-groups across the country feel India is a safe place to travel, reads a survey.
New Delhi, March 5 : The annual Amarnath Yatra (pilgrimage) will begin on July 2 on both the routes of Baltal and Pahalgram and conclude on August 29, official sources said Thursday.
By Anil Giri, Kathmandu, March 5 : A direct bus service between Nepal's capital Kathmandu and India's Varanasi city was flagged off here on Thursday at a function attended by senior government officials from both sides.
Lucknow, March 4 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday flagged off the India-Nepal bus service which will connect Varanasi and Kathmandu.
New Delhi, March 4 : Delhi Metro services on Holi will begin at 2.30 p.m., a statement said Wednesday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Mar.3 : In its fifth year of operation, flydubai today announced its annual results for 2014 and reported a net profit of AED 250 million (USD 68 million) an increase of 12.3 percent compared to 2013 with total revenue of AED 4.4 billion (USD 1.2 billion) for the 12-month period, ending 31 December.
Chandigarh, March 3 : Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday said Metro services would be extended in the state as per the need of the people after the completion of the existing projects.
By Anil Giri, Kathmandu, March 3 : In a bid to further boost people-to-people contact and improve physical connectivity, Nepal and India were all set to launch a direct bus service linking Kathmandu and Vanarasi from Thursday, connecting the two great Hindu religious cities.
Kolkata, Mar 2 : To clear the extra rush of passengers during Holi festival, Eastern Railway will run one pair of Kolkata-Barauni Janasadharan Holi Special, leaving Kolkata on Wednesday and Barauni on Thursday.
Shimla, March 2 : The picturesque tourist resorts of Shimla and Manali received more snow on Monday as the temperatures remained below the freezing point at most places in Himachal Pradesh, a weather official said.
New Delhi, March 1 : The Delhi Metro will introduce 17 additional trains from Monday during rush hours, an official said on Sunday.
Udhampur, (Jammu and Kashmir), Mar. 1: Tourists thronged the two-day winter carnival in Jammu and Kashmir to enjoy adventure snow sports and cultural programmes.
By Sugandha Rawal, Mandawa (Rajasthan), March 1 : Golden yellow mustard fields, long winding roads, shimmering stars and a gentle wind whistling in the ears - that was the first impression that Mandawa cast on me once I left the hustle-bustle of metropolitan Delhi for an alluring charm of the small village of Rajasthan.
New Delhi, Feb 28 : India will provide visa on arrival (VoA) to visitors from 150 countries -- a sharp rise from the 43 countries now, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced Saturday.
Bengaluru, Feb 27 : A day after a college girl and a youth were fatally run over by a speeding tanker, civic authorities here Friday announced they would build a skywalk across the busy airport road for pedestrians' safety.
Kolkata, Feb 27 : Metro Railway, Kolkata has arranged to run 62 pairs of train (31 Up + 31 Down) on Feb 5 on the occasion of Holi.
New Delhi, Feb. 26 : Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said that Wi-Fi facilities would be provided in over 400 stations.
New Delhi, Feb 26 : Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said there will be no increase in passenger fares as he progressed with his speech presenting the 2015-16 Railway Budget on Thursday promising to transform it in next five years and make it self-sustainable.
By Natalia Ningthoujam, Agra, Feb 26 : Eat like a king and get treated like one at Courtyard by Marriott in the cosmopolitan legacy of Taj city and former Mughal capital Agra.
Kolkata, Feb 25 : Dragonair on Wednesday announced that it will operate an additional service between Kolkata and Hong Kong from May 12.
Kolkata, Feb 25 : South Eastern Railway will run 15 pairs of Special Trains between Santragachi-Puri-Santragachi on different nominated days during the period from March 4 to June 27.
New Delhi, Feb 25 : A day after budget passenger carrier SpiceJet announced its special fare offer, full service airline Jet Airways launched its promotional scheme by discounting 35 percent on base fare on select flights within India and abroad.
Kolkata, Feb 25 : Hong Kong-based airline operator Dragonair Wednesday said it is increasing its weekly flights from the metropolis to Chinese territory from five to six effective May 12.
Dubai, Feb 24 : Emirates, the flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), plans to restart passenger flights to Iraq's capital Baghdad from March 1 after they were suspended in January owing to security concerns, the airline said Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb 24 : Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet Tuesday launched its Holi promotional scheme 'colour the skies' with domestic fares starting at Rs.1,699 all inclusive.
Mumbai, Feb 21 : Airlines major Jet Airways Saturday said it is pilot testing issuing boarding passes on mobile platform and is collaborating with government and airport authorotes in this regard.
Shimla, Feb 20 : The picturesque tourist resorts of Manali and Kufri near Shimla Friday experienced more snow, triggering a rush of tourists.
New Delhi, Feb 20 : Tata's full service passenger carrier Vistara Friday launched its maiden flight between New Delhi and Goa and said that it will expand its fleet to six aircraft by April.
Itanagar, Feb 20 : In a historic development, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday flagged off the first express train from Naharlagun in Arunachal Pradesh to New Delhi.
By Quaid Najmi, Mumbai, Feb 20 : On a pleasant winter evening, with the stars twinkling and the moon playing hide-n-seek with the clouds, an out-of-this-world aroma hinting at Arabian romance lures you to a small cozy open-air restaurant in northwest Mumbai.
New Delhi, Feb 20 : The Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage will commence June 8, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Thursday while announcing that elderly pilgrims and those with mobility issues will now be able to visit Mount Kailash for the first time via a motorable route passing through China.
New Delhi, Feb 19 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will Friday visit Arunachal Pradesh where he will flag off two trains -- one connecting the state with the national capital and another with Guwahati in Assam.
New Delhi, Feb 19 : National passenger carrier Air India Thursday said it will connect New Delhi to Rajkot from Feb 23.
New Delhi, Feb 19 : Indian Railways Thursday said it will launch AC double-decker train service between New Delhi and Lucknow shortly.