Monday, October 25, 2021

Musafir Says

Musafir Says

Can tourism be responsible?

OPINION Is tourism doing more harm than good to the planet? Let's see the empirical evidence. More than a billion humans took off on journeys...

Limited offer

OPINION So after years and years of bureaucratic planning and file pushing, India finally will grant visa on arrival to citizens of 43 countries. Three cheers....

Devil truly in the details

OPINION How crucial is modern aviation in a country like India? Well, without air connectivity, imagining a modern economy is rather difficult. India is already...
diwali lights

Spare the ‘Bum’ this Diwali

OPINION It’s a land where a plethora of regions, religions and other divides among its population have given it a huge number of festivals as...

Everest shaken

OPINION The shock is too immediate, the tragedies too fresh to really focus on the hows and whys. Dead bodies are still in the middle...

Your hotel room just got cheaper

OPINION  It’s not just the airlines, though perhaps their rivalries are more visible. A related sector, hospitality, is also going through one of its worst...

India the global chart topper!

OPINION Here we are - June 5, yet another World Environment Day, where we stop to remember the environment. Hopefully. That humankind gets the message...

Rapes hurt revenues

OPINION The Indian tourism sector has declared and vowed that India will have a record year for tourism in 2015. All stakeholders – the hotels, airlines,...

Rupee slide? So what?

OPINION With fresh weakening in the Indian Rupee (INR) against the US Dollar, stories regarding the impact of the currency movement on outbound travel by Indian...

Can it still chug on?

OPINION Does Indian Railways have a future? Is so, are its prospects better under public or private sector? As Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has...