Tropical Cyclone Lehar

Stay alert for tropical cyclone ‘Lehar’

Update Nov 28, 2013: According to IMD, the cyclone Lehar weakened into deep depression as it crossed the coast near Machilipatnam in Krishna district. It is likely to weaken further. The deep depression triggered...

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IRCTC

How to use eWALLET for booking tickets on IRCTC website?

IRCTC has launched e-wallet, a user-friendly payment option aimed at making purchase of e-tickets easier. The e-wallet is a rolling deposit scheme wherein the customers will have an account with the IRCTC and deposit...

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cyclone phailin affected

How to contribute to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, Orissa?

Orissa CM Naveen Patnaik appeals people, industrial houses, and institutions to contribute to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to provide relief to the people affected by Cyclone Phailin in Odisha. Cyclone Phailin and resultant floods...

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coastal karnataka

Coastal Karnataka tourism waiting to be explored

The special coastal project plan may help the state Karnataka to tap the potential of coastal tourism for all round development. Under the plan 41 beaches and some islands along the 320 km coastal...

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durga puja

OTDC Packages for Durga Puja Festival 2013

Odisha Tourism Development Corporation (OTDC) has launched a special package tour from the Bhubaneswar to Cuttack. It is trip is of 10-12 hours duration and tourists can visit and enjoy the festive atmosphere of...

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25th UNWTO meeting

25th UNWTO meeting to be hosted by Tourism dept and AP govt

The forthcoming 25th United Nations World Tourism Organisation meeting of the joint commissions for the South Asia and the Asia Pacific region will discuss on the topic ‘Sustainable Tourism Development’. The Union ministry of...

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chilka satapada boats

Chilika Mahotsav 2013, cultural festival begins at Satapada

The Odisha state government on Friday organized the Chilika Mahotsav, a two-day cultural programme at Satapada in Puri district to tap the tourism potential of Chilika Lake, the largest brackish water lake in Asia....

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Kerala overtakes the Taj Mahal as most sought travel spot in Google’s search trends

Kerala has become the number one travel destination in Google’s search trends for India in the year 2012. God’s own country at number one and the Taj at number two are followed by the...

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Life of Pi

National Tourism Awards for Life of Pi

Hollywood film Life of Pi is all set to receive two National Tourism Awards for promoting India as a tourism destination, especially Puducherry and Munnar in Kerala. The film’s director Ang Lee and Yann...

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The 14th Chandipur beach festival

14th Chandipur Beach Festival 2012

The 14th Golden Beach Festival in Chandipur was inagurated on Thursday.  The four-day cultural extravaganza was inaugurated by minister for tourism and culture Maheswar Mohanty. Odissi dance ballet by Guru Ratikant and his troupe...

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