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Madurai emerging as medical tourism centre

MADURAI When Abubakar Ibrahim was advised by doctors in Nigeria to undergo corneal transplantation, he chose a private eye hospital in Madurai for the surgery. “There...

New lion tourist zone soon

AHMEDABAD Forest dept also aims to target pilgrims coming to Palitana, Bagdana that are close to proposed zone.Now, tourists wanting to escape the rush at...

Age significantly impacts wellness travel preferences: study

DELHI Every wellness element from healthy food to fitness classes to spiritual healing, ranked as more important for younger travelers (49 and under, Millennials and...

Haj pilgrims should be given liberty to choose airline: AIMPLB

LUCKNOW: The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) claimed that while scrapping Haj subsidy is not an issue; pilgrims must be given the...

Flamingo festival gets under way in Nellore

NELLORE The annual Flamingo Festival began on a colourful note at Sullurpeta and the surroundings of the Pulicat lake on Saturday, January 9. Bird-watchers from various...

Visitors to Taj Mahal face intense Agra heat

AGRA The soaring day temperature in Agra is taking a toll on visitors to the Taj Mahal and Fatehpur Sikri. Very few tourists are now...
durga puja pandal

Giving a digital touch to Durga Puja

KOLKATA: Kolkata is making a ‘smart’ move as its peak tourism season opens with the Durga Puja on September 26, to be followed by...

Gir lion safari permits go 100% online

AHMEDABAD From now on, all permits for lion safari in Gir Sanctuary will have to be obtained online. Forest department authorities took the step after...

Badaun’s forgotten little Taj

BAREILLY Taj Mahal, on the banks of the Yamuna in Agra, stands as a memory of the love Mughal emperor Shahjahan felt for his wife...