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New tourist circuits in the offing: Minister

Noting that India's culture and heritage have not been marketed well, union Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma told that the central government will soon...

Kashmir tourism pins its hopes on West Bengal

All hopes to bring some life to Kashmir tourism depends on West Bengal now. With efforts of the state government and private tour operators...

Centre to extend all possible help to develop tourism around the...

The Union Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma held a meeting with the Minister...

Handicrafts promotion must be linked to tourism promotion

The Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma has said that tourism has the potential...

Tourist helpline will be available in 12 International languages within two...

The Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr Mahesh Sharma has said that the Incredible India Tourist...

PM announces lifetime Indian visa for PIO cardholders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently told a rapturous crowd of NRIs that Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cardholders will get lifetime Indian visa and...

India to offer online visas to 45 countries

India will offer online visa facilities for 45 countries including US, Australia, Germany, Israel, Japan, UAE, Palestine, Jordan, Thailand, Singapore and Russia. The facility...

Germany, US, Israel among 43 countries to get e-visa facility in...

Visitors from over 40 countries, including Germany, the US, Israel and Palestine, will soon be able to avail the much-awaited electronic visa facility which...

India clinches 65th spot on tourism competitiveness index

India ranks 65th amongst 140 countries in tourism competitiveness, the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2013 of the World Economic Forum revealed. The...

India logs 10 per cent rise in foreign tourist arrivals

India appears to have overcome the issue of women's safety and dollar less growth to draw 10 per cent more tourists than last year....