Travel & Food

Don’t use law to ban beef consumption: Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar

Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has said that if beef is part of someone's cuisine, the law should not be used to ban its consumption, adding that as the....

Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary to reopen on Sunday

Gurugram: The Sultanpur National Park in Gurugram, which was shut down as a precautionary measure in the wake of the bird flu outbreak in parts of the country, is all....

AirAsia begins End-of-Year sale; avail tickets at Rs.999 on booking before November 20

New Delhi: Low cost airline AirAsia India has announced end-of-year Big Sale. Customers can now avail flight tickets at just Rs. 999 which will include all fares.    The offer....

Researchers find faster way to predict flight delays

New York: The last-minute information about delays of your scheduled flight may soon become a thing of the past, thanks to a new computer model that could lead to more....

Must-visit amusement parks around the world

New Delhi: The exciting world of theme parks offers perfect destinations for families with children. But it is important to pick an amusement park which has something for everyone, says....

Switzerland Tourism names Ranveer Singh their brand ambassador

Mumbai: Bollywood's livewire actor Ranveer Singh has been named the Indian ambassador for Switzerland Tourism. "I had such a great time on my trip to Switzerland this summer! I did....

A year on, Paris rises Phoenix-like to continue its love story

Paris: With love and symbols of love at almost every nook and corner of the French capital, it's hard to imagine that Paris, a romantic-at-heart city, was hit by a....

Tiny Kerala island in NatGeo’s list of world destinations

Thiruvananthapuram: Kakkathuruthu Crows, a tiny island in Kerala's Alappuzha district has been listed in National Geographic's 'Around the World in 24 Hours', a photographic tour of travel-worthy spots across the....

Gangtok conferred ‘Cleanest Tourist Destination’ honour

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Tourism has conferred Gangtok, capital of Sikkim, the ‘Cleanest Tourist Destination’. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 30 handed over the award in New....

Indians love to travel during festive season: Survey

New Delhi: Most Indians prefer to travel abroad during Eid, Dusshera, Christmas, New Year or summer vacations and youngsters are now going solo to explore newer places, a survey revealed....

Thailand closes beaches after jellyfish scare

Bangkok: Thailand has issued warning to swimmers and snorkelers against venturing into the oceans following the appearance of poisonous marine life that washed ashore after the recent storms.   According....

4 spiritual getaways to satisfy the wanderlust in you

New Delhi: Whether you want to explore your spiritual side or go on a soul-searching trip, you can try going to Ladakh, Goa or Ajmer on a wanderlust.    ....