Monday, October 25, 2021

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It’s summer time

OPINION It's summertime! Schools are off, the days are long and its time for families to take their annual break. For many of us growing...

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...

It’s snow time, folks!

OPINION It's a test case for the Indian government’s commitment to the environment. As mainstream media headlines have been telling you, cabs in Manali are on...

Can India say ni hao

OPINION Will India? Or wont it. Putting China on India's e-visa list, or e-tourist visa is the big question for Indian bureaucrats. Prime Minister Narendra...

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...

Get Chinese?

OPINION While the Indian Home Ministry expresses security concerns and shuffles its feet over issuing Chinese tourists tourist visas on arrival (TVoAs), sample what Chinese...

Safety complex

OPINION "India is a safe destination to travel". At least two leading travel portals, both of whom incidentally claim to be the largest in India,...

Has Budget 2015-16 helped?

OPINION Now that the dust is settling, just how good was the first budget of the government that has made tourism as one of its priorities? To...

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...

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,...