Policy and law

Policy and law

Cruise policy next month, says Gadkari

DELHI: A cruise tourism policy is in the making and will be announced next month, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Tuesday, with an...
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How GST will impact travel from July 1

DELHI: Life is about to change from July 1 as the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rolls out. It is going to to impact every aspect...
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Maharashtra govt to formulate beach shack policy

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government has decided to come up with a beach shack policy to promote beach tourism along the coastline, develop the coastal...

Darjeeling turns battleground, 1 killed, tourism disrupted

DARJEELING/KOLKATA: On the boil for the past 10 days over a separate state demand, Darjeeling on Saturday witnessed widespread clashes between GJM activists and...
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Former Jet pilot files defamation suit against Harbhajan Singh

MUMBAI: A former Jet Airways pilot Bernd Hosselin has filed a defamation suit against cricketer Harbhajan Singh and his two companions and sent a...

Put off GST rollout to Sep 1, MoCA to FinMin

DELHI: The Ministry of Civil Aviation has asked the Ministry of Finance to postpone the rollout of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from...

Govt to soon unveil new shipbuilding policy

DELHI: The government will soon come out with a new shipbuilding, breaking and repair policy with an aim to double the size of the...

Haryana govt roll out draft Aerospace and Defence policy

CHANDIGARH: The Haryana government has come out with a draft Aerospace and Defence Policy 2017 to provide investors in the sector with an “enabling...

Tourism, Culture ministries make Aadhaar mandatory for their schemes

DELHI: The ministries of tourism and culture have issued notifications making it mandatory for beneficiaries of their various schemes to have Aadhaar numbers. The notifications...
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Handbag stamping for domestic flyers at 6 more airports to end...

DELHI: Come Thursday and domestic flyers out of six more airports — Chennai, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Trivandrum and Guwahati — will not need to...