Centre announces Spiritual Circuit of Rs 85.23 crore in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan. 14 -- Union Minister of State for Tourism K J Alphons on Monday announced that tourism project worth Rs 85.23 crore was sanctioned for the development of Spiritual Circuit-III... Read More

Tourism Ministry sanctions Spiritual Circuit of Rs 85.23 Cr in Kerala

New Delhi, Jan. 14 -- Tourism Minister K J Alphons on Monday announced that his ministry has sanctioned projects worth Rs 85.23 crore for the development of Spiritual Circuit III for Kerala under Swad... Read More

Bengal looking to give tourists not only beautiful destinations but unique experiences

Kolkata, Jan. 14 -- The private sectors have a pivotal role to play in developing the tourism scenario in the state, according to Bengal Tourism Minister Gautam Deb on Monday. Mr Deb was speaking at ... Read More

BOI Approves 2 Special Measures to Promote Rail and Tourism Industries in Thailand

BANGKOK, Jan. 14 -- The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) recently approved two new measures aimed at developing the rail industry and further enhancing tourist destinations in the country, particula... Read More

Canadian ultra low-cost airline launches Cancun flights

U.S., Jan. 14 -- Swoop airline today celebrates its inaugural flight between John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport (YHM) and Cancun International Airport (CUN). The four-hour nonstop flight dep... Read More

Cabinet nod to make Tripitaka a World Heritage

Sri Lanka, Jan. 14 -- A proposal made by President Maithripala Sirisena to declare the Tripitaka as a World Heritage was approved by the Cabinet today. The President's Media Division said the approve... Read More

Morocco and Bahrain Discuss Tourism Cooperation

Rabat, Jan. 14 -- Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) CEO Sheikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa received last week Morocco's Ambassador to Bahrain Ahmed Rashid Khatabi in Sanabis, Bahrain, ... Read More

Spanish Study Abroad Fair Coming to Morocco in January

Rabat, Jan. 14 -- The third annual Spanish Universities Fair in Morocco will take place next week. Three fairs are planned in Tangier, January 14; Casablanca, January 16; and Rabat, January 17. Twenty... Read More

Breaking barriers, men-only Agasthyarkoodam opens for women trekkers

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan. 14 -- Breaking yet another 'gender' barrier, a woman Monday started scaling Agasthyarkoodam -- the second highest peak of Kerala-- where the fair sex had been barred owing to ... Read More

Pinoy couple on honeymoon drowns in Maldives

Manila, Jan. 14 -- A newly-married Filipino couple drowned on Sunday while on their honeymoon in Maldives, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Monday. The 29-year-old wife and her 30-year-ol... Read More