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New Delhi, Jan 16: Israel has recorded a 21% growth in Indian tourist arrivals with around 70,800 travellers visiting the country from January to December, 2018 vis-a-vis 58,700 tourists in 2017 and 44,700 in 2016. more
Uzbekistan announces visa waiver for citizens of 45 countries

Tashkent: Uzbekistan’s President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has announced that tourists from 45 countries will be able to visit Uzbekistan visa free, effective from 1 Feb, 2019.

Etihad Airways to introduce Boeing 787 Dreamliner to Barcelona

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates : Etihad Airways will introduce the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on its scheduled services from Abu Dhabi to Barcelona, effective from Feb 22, 2019, replacing t ...

Where to travel in 2019: USTOA names Italy as top destination

NEW YORK: In a recent survey conducted by PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC), the tour operator members of the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) named Italy the most popular ...

Perth Airport introduces sleeping pods for passengers

Perth Airport has introduced sleeping pods at its T1 zone, making it the first airport in Australia with this facility for travellers.

Sai Teerth: Maharashtra gets India’s first devotional theme park

Who said devotional expression cannot be fun?

Nolen gur is a speciality of Bengal in eastern India. People wait for the date palm jaggery to arrive in the winter market. But as demand rises, the supply chain is trying hard to cope, not the least because of a changing weather pattern that affects production. Uttara Gangopadhyay reports