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Apr 29, 2018
Red Fort row: MoU with Dalmia Bharat only for 'maintenance' of monument, says tourism ministryWith Opposition parties denouncing the government for "handing over the Red Fort to a private entity", the Ministry of Tourism clarified on Saturday that the agreement signed with the Dalmia Bharat Limited was "only for development, operations and maintenance of tourism amenities".
Mar 23, 2018
Global study suggests tourism in India will contribute more to economy, employ more people by 2028Happy tidings may in store for India's travel and tourism sector in the years to come, a global report released recently suggests.
Nov 09, 2017
KJ Alphons elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan in bypollUnion Minister of State for Tourism and BJP leader Alphons Kannanthanam was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan in a bypoll on Thursday.
Dec 23, 2016
Demonetisation effect: As tourists stay away, note ban puts 50 million livelihoods at riskIn the weeks following demonetisation, the tourism industry in Goa has been hit badly with both local and foreign tourists leaving early after being inconvenienced by the note ban. Bookings also fell rapidly in Kerala and Karnataka
Oct 17, 2016
Ramayana museum: Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma to inspect site in AyodhyaTourism Minister Mahesh Sharma will visit Ayodhya on Tuesday to inspect the proposed site for setting up a Ramayana museum, a move seen as an attempt to woo pro-Hindutva elements ahead of assembly election in Uttar Pradesh.
Oct 06, 2016
Yellow, green or grey? Taj Mahal dome to get mud-pack therapyThe dome of the Taj Mahal will get a mud-pack therapy for the first time ever, in a bid to get rid of the yellowness from its white marble, suggested a report by the Times of India.
Sep 26, 2016
86 MoUs worth Rs 15k crore signed during first tourism summitThe first Incredible India Tourism Investors' Summit witnessed signing of 86 pacts worth around Rs 15,000 crore for the development of tourism and hospitality projects.
Jul 22, 2016
Tamil Nadu, not Goa is most popular tourist destination in India for foreignersContrary to popular opinion, Goa is not the most popular tourist destination in India with foreign travellers and nor is Kerala or Jammu and Kashmir. India's most popular state with foreign tourists is Tamil Nadu.
Jun 17, 2016
e-visa boost: Foreign tourist arrivals in India zooms 293% to over 4.34 lakh in 2016 so farThe e-visa policy of the Modi government seems to be the game changer for the Indian tourism sector.
Feb 24, 2016
Not exactly Atithi Devo Bhava: Delhi saw highest number of crimes against foreigners in 2014Delhi saw the highest number of crimes against foreign nationals in India in 2014 with a total of 384 such cases registered across the country during that year, Parliament was told.