Thursday, November 23, 2017

State Affairs

State Affairs
News, trends and numbers for the domestic travel and tourism market in India with a focus on individual States events and policies

Alappuzha plans more attractions for tourists

ALAPPUZHA: Next time you visit the Venice of the East, cruising in a houseboat on the backwaters is not the only quintessential experience you...
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U.S. investors eye Telangana tourism projects

HYDERABAD: Tourism in Telangana State has caught the eye of U.S. investors. The investors, who would reach the city this month for Global Entrepreneurship Summit,...
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Battered North Chennai back to normal

CHENNAI: The rain that lashed the city on Thursday night took the life of a 61-year-old woman in Ennore as she died due to...
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STR to have vehicle safaris

ERODE: Wild life enthusiasts and tourists will be able to see elephants, tigers and other wild animals up close in the Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve...

Efforts to tackle pollution in Lake Vembanad

ALAPPUZHA: The high levels of pollution in the Vembanad backwaters have often been blamed on motorised houseboats in the lake. However, a new initiative...
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India’s first sculpture park opens in December

JAIPUR: The Government of Rajasthan in collaboration with Saat Saath Arts will the launch of The Sculpture Park at Madhavendra Palace, Nahargarh Fort, Jaipur...
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Shilparamam crafts mela inaugurated in Vijayawada

VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC) is organising a nine-day Shilparamam Crafts Mela at Maris Stella College indoor stadium. APTDC Managing Director Himanshu Shukla...

10th edition of KTM to focus on Malabar

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The 10th edition of the three-day Kerala Travel Mart (KTM) to commence on September 27, 2018 in Kochi will focus on promoting tourism...
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Delhi to cancel hookah bar licenses

DELHI: The Delhi government has banned hookah bars in the city and has asked the Delhi Police and the Municipal Corporations to immediately cancel...

INS Viraat to be refurbished at Kakinada

VIJAYAWADA: The Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the INS Viraat project will be ready in a fortnight. It will be submitted to the Union...