Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Travel Segments

Travel Segments

Historians call for responsible conservation initiatives

KOZHIKODE: Historians M.G.S. Narayanan and M.R. Raghava Warrier on Sunday called upon the Tourism Department to make efforts for the proper conservation of all...

Ahmedabad declared India’s first heritage city by UNESCO

AHMEDABAD: More than 600 year old Walled City of Ahmedabad founded by Ahmed Shah has been declared India’s first World Heritage City, recognising heritage...
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Wayanad monsoon off-roading begins

KALPETTA: The fifth edition of the Wayanad monsoon off-roading event began at the flower show ground here on Saturday. C. K. Saseendran, MLA, flagged off...
drones

Civilian drones may account for bulk of 40,000 UAVs in Indian...

MUMBAI: Only defence forces, law-enforcement agencies and a few select government companies are allowed to use drones, but that is not stopping civilian ‘droners’...
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Wildlife conservation group undertakes awareness trip across India

COIMBATORE: The Lion Tailed Macaque (LTM) that can be seen only in the Western Ghats is threatened. The list also includes the Nilgiri Tahr...

Muziris Heritage Project in limbo

KOCHI: The Muziris Heritage Project, India’s largest green culture conservation initiative undertaken along the stretch of the Periyar River between North Paravur and Kodungalloor,...
parasailing

Parasailing set to take off in Mysuru

MYSURU: It’s official. Parasailing will take off as an adventure sport offered in Mysuru in the next few days. With the location for parasailing —...

Kerala Tourism plans positioning as activity-oriented destination

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala Tourism is changing tracks, to project the State as an activity-oriented destination to attract more youth and families and increase the footfall. So...
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Pact for world class tourism, heritage projects

VIJAYAWADA: To usher in a future of responsible tourism development, the Andhra Pradesh government is relying on productive partnerships. It is in this context that...

Odisha to tap athletics meet to boost tourism

BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha government is all set to tap the coming 22nd Asian Athletics Championships, to be held here from July 6 to 9,...