Friday, November 24, 2017

Offbeat Tourism

Offbeat Tourism

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,...
Ripening crops across India's vast plainlands have been the mainstay of the economy for millennia

Maharashtra looking at reaping agri-tourism harvest

MUMBAI: The State government on Monday, May 15 said that it wants to focus on agri-tourism so that it can give sustainable livelihood, employment...

Thousands of tourists throng Ooty veggie show

UDHAGAMANDALAM: Thousands of tourists thronged the Nehru Park in Kotagiri as the summer festival in the Nilgiris kicked off with the inauguration of the...

Efforts on to boost hydel tourism: Kerala minister

IDUKKI: More amenities will be provided at hydel tourism centres to attract tourists, Electricity Minister M.M. Mani has said. Inaugurating the construction of an eco-log...

Chhattisgarh pushes tribal circuits

RAIPUR: The Chhattisgarh Government has so far spent around Rs 20.19 crore in developing the Tribal Tourism Circuit in the State. The work for the...
Bunches of spring flowers, here at the Garden of Five Senses, Delhi

3-day garden fest sees 30,000 footfalls

The three-day long 30th Garden Tourism Festival, at the ‘Garden of Five Senses’ here, which attracted over thirty thousand people concluded on February 19. The...
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Weed tourism: US states to light up legally

NEW YORK: As well as voting in the presidential election earlier this week, some Americans also had their say on whether marijuana should be...

‘Rural Olympics’ set to impress visitors

LUDHIANA: Come February 17 and all roads will lead to the quaint village of Kila Raipur, the host of Kila Raipur Sports Festival popularly...

NRIs bet on Ludhiana vets!

LUDHIANA: The veterinary surgery department of state-owned Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana, has been treating its very special patient...

This is the world’s tallest sandcastle

PURI: Renowned for his exquisite sand creations, artist Sudarsan Pattnaik, has done the nation proud by entering his name in the coveted Guinness Book...