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No more orange passports. Govt drops controversial plan

DELHI: Plans to issue separate orange passports to “unskilled” workers and others requiring emigration clearance have been dropped, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday. The...

Air traffic volume to fly past 150 million in FY19

MUMBAI: The near 20 per cent volume growth that the domestic aviation market has been witnessing so far this fiscal may continue to next...

UBM India inaugurates SATTE’s Silver Jubilee edition

DELHI: UBM India inaugurated the Silver Jubilee edition of SATTE, South Asia’s leading travel and tourism exhibition at the Le Meridien, Delhi on January...

Two tigers, elephant found dead in Bandipur reserve

MYSURU: Mystery shrouds the death of two tigers and an elephant whose carcasses were found close to a waterbody in Bandipur Tiger Reserve on...
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Railways to invest Rs 48,000 crores in northeast India

GUWAHATI: The Railways ministry is investing close to Rs 48,000 crore in northeast India. The ministry has undertaken a final location survey for a strategic...

IndiGo cannot have Terminal-1 exclusively: SpiceJet to Delhi HC

DELHI: Low-cost carrier SpiceJet  told the Delhi High Court that Terminal-1 (T-1) of the IGI Airport here cannot be given exclusively to IndiGo Airlines,...
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Passenger traffic grew by 0.7% in 2017-18: Railway official

DELHI: The Railways saw an increase of 0.7 per cent in the number of passengers in 2017-18 as against last year, an official said...

Tremendous potential for India, Egypt to boost tourism: Experts

CAIRO: India and Egypt have a tremendous potential to boost tourism through shared experiences, according to travel experts. The Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture...

New tourism spot on Vembanad Lake attracts crowds

KOTTAYAM: At this new tourism spot on Vembanad Lake, the journey itself will be the destination. Unlike structured tourism destinations with five-star hotel facilities, the...
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Govt open to retaining minority stake in Air India: Sinha

DELHI: The government is open to retaining a minority stake in Air India even as it pursues sale of a strategic holding in the...