At peace in the madding crowd: Taking a holy dip at the Kumbh (Travelogue)
Prayagraj, Jan 21 : It is the largest spiritual, cultural and religious congregation of its kind and attracts crores of devotees from India and abroad at the Sangam - the confluence of the Ganga and Yamuna rivers and the mythical Saraswati. The historic city of Praygaraj, which was recently renamed from Allahabad, is witnessing the coming together of saints, seers and devotees in numbers that can blind the human eye.
Railways to upgrade 1st AC coaches of 7 trains
New Delhi, Jan 20 : After the success of Project Utkrisht (best) and Operation Swarn (gold) to provide more premium feeling to the passengers travelling in the national transport, railways has decided to facelift the first-class air-conditioned coaches of seven mail and express trains, a Railway Ministry official said on Sunday.
6 places you must visit if you are honeymooning in Hawaii
Washington D.C. , Jan 17 : Every year, thousands of people head to the islands of Hawaii for their honeymoon. Just thinking about the vast beaches and luxury resorts is enough to melt away wedding stress. But those who travel all the way to Hawaii just to sprawl on the sands of Waikiki are missing out on some of the most dramatic scenery in the United States. If you're honeymooning in Hawaii, make sure to add these six awe-inspiring sites across the Hawaiian Islands to your itinerary.
Gadkari approves 155-km long 6-lane NH to decongest Delhi
New Delhi, Jan 17 : The BJP on Thursday said that Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has given approval for six lane NH 709-B of 155 km connecting Baghpat, Shyamli, Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh and Geeta Colony and Khajuri Khas in Delhi at an estimated cost Rs 4,405 crore.
Shimla, Manali turn white again; tourists make merry
Shimla, Jan 13 : Popular tourist destinations Shimla, Manali and Dalhousie received another spell of overnight snowfall on Sunday, which snapped internal road links in some areas of Himachal Pradesh but tourists made merry by hurling snowballs at one another.
Lucknow Metro repeats history in Metro Rail Project execution
New Delhi , Jan 10 : Lucknow Metro recently commenced the trial run of the remaining section of the North-South corridor. This is being seen by many technical experts in the country as yet another milestone achieved under the leadership of Dr. Kumar Keshav.
Shimla bound toy train engine catches fire, passengers safe
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) , Jan 8 : A fire broke out in the engine of Shimla bound train Himalayan Queen Express on Tuesday afternoon, disrupting the movement of toy trains on the heritage track. There were around 200 passengers in seven coaches of the train when the incident took place. All the passengers are safe.
Shimla Trip: Things To Do in Shimla
Shimla, Jan 4: Probably the most famous hill station in India, Shimla is situated in Himachal Pradesh in north India. Travel to Shimla or Simla, as it is otherwise known, is a trip that no tourist can ever forget. This lovely hill station derives its name from the Goddess Shyamala an avatar of Goddess Kali.