Taneesha Kulshrestha

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Motherhood Is To Blame For Gender Pay Gap, So Happy Mother’s Day

The pay gap widens once women have kids, according to new research<p>Turns out the pay gap that women experience isn’t solely about gender. According to …

Zoom Air takes off from Delhi

DELHI: Zoom Air, India newest airline launched its inaugural flight on the Delhi-Durgapur route on Sunday morning.<p>Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok …

EgyptAir ferries 'Fattest woman' for surgery in India

CAIRO: The head of the Egyptian national airline, EgyptAir, says the company has transported a 500kg woman in a cargo plane to India for a series of …

3-D projections to light up Mysuru landmarks

MYSURU: Close on the heels of the tourism department’s 3-D projection mapping initiative on a building in Mysuru during Dasara celebrations and …

UK, India ease limits on flights

DELHI: India and the UK have inked a pact to ease restrictions on the number of scheduled flights between the two countries.<p>“Limits on flights from …

NRIs bet on Ludhiana vets!

LUDHIANA: The veterinary surgery department of state-owned Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana, has been …

This is the world's tallest sandcastle

PURI: Renowned for his exquisite sand creations, artist Sudarsan Pattnaik, has done the nation proud by entering his name in the coveted Guinness …

Goa sand dunes impacted by tourism

PANAJI: Sand dunes, which act as a beach’s first line of defence against the forces of the ocean, have borne the brunt of tourism, a report by a …

BSNL to install WiFi at Chandigarh airport

CHANDIGARH: The Airport Authority of India (AAI) has awarded the installation of WiFi at Chandigarh International airport to the state-run BSNL, AAI …

Snow Trekking boosts tourism in Himachal Pradesh

SHIMLA: The snow trails in Himachal Pradesh are attracting the attention of tourists seeking to travel to some exotic place and witness the …

Paid porter service at Ranchi airport soon

RANCHI: The elderly, sick or those travelling with small children will no longer be at the mercy of unauthorised trolley operators to help them with …

Vienna expects 20-30% rise in tourists from India in 2017

MUMBAI: The Austrian capital Vienna, known for its imperial history and magnificent palaces, is eyeing a 20 to 30 per cent growth in number of …

Tallest US dam suffers damage 16,000 asked to evacuate

WASHINGTON: Residents below the tallest dam in the United States near Oroville in Northern California, mainly Indian origin Americans, including 13 …

Air India Express looks to underutilised routes

KOCHI: Indicating a shift in the market share of airlines operating between South India and Far East countries, the Kochi-headquartered Air India …

Barcelona marches to curb negative effects of tourism boom

Behind banners reading “Barcelona is not for sale” and “We will not be driven out”, some 2,000 people staged an “occupation” of the Rambla, the city’s famed boulevard, on Saturday.<p>The protest was organised by a coalition of more than 40 resident and community groups from all over the city, not just …

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From February, Delhi airport's T2 to open

DELHI: Fliers to Mumbai, Bengaluru and Kolkata from Delhi airport will have to go to Terminal-2 to board flights from the middle of next …

Two Indian hotels in Tripadvisor top 25 travellers’ choice list

DELHI: The country’s two hotels, Leela Palace in Udaipur and Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, have featured in top 25 list of the Top Hotels Overall …

Holidays to cost more after service tax hike

BENGALURU: The summer vacations are only two months away and there are long weekends before that to plan for shorter getaways.<p>But, they will come at …

Record number of Indians flew in 2016

DELHI: Indians flew like never before in 2016, creating record highs not just for domestic but also international travel.<p>While 10 crore people flew …

Air India pilot threatens to run plane over ground staff!

DELHI: Intimidating phrases like “thok doonga” or “maar doonga” (Will hit you) may be common in our everyday lives but an Air India pilot was …

SpiceJet to buy upto 205 Boeing planes

DELHI: In one of the biggest aircraft orders by an Indian airline, SpiceJet on Friday announced it will buy up to 205 Boeing planes worth $22 billion …

Nashik Inc makes loyalty offer to start air service

NASHIK: In order to rope in airline operators to commence air services from here, the Nashik Industries & Manufacturers’ Association (NIMA) has …

India's travel and tourism news, ideas and information

Musafir - Oct 27, 2017<p>SHANGHAI: Take good note when you visit. Yes, any new Aman resort opening is worth taking note of. The next openning...<p>Musafir …

West Bengal shuts door on flight subsidy

KOLKATA: The West Bengal government has rolled back its policy of providing subsidies for unsold seats on flights operating from smaller airports – …

Gujarat signs Rs 77k-crore MoU for bullet train

GANDHINAGAR: Gujarat government on Thursday signed a Rs 77,000-crore MoU with the Railways for the upcoming Mumbai Ahmedabad Bullet train project.<p>The …

CBI case a 'shock'; will hit Air India hard: CMD

DELHI: With CBI registering a case related to software procurement at Air India, airline chief Ashwani Lohani today termed it as a “shock” saying the …

Siemens bags orders worth Rs 319 crore from Railways' DLW

MUMBAI: Siemens said it has won a combined order worth Rs 319 crore from the Indian Railways’ Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW).<p>The company has bagged an …

SpiceJet mulls low-cost long haul flights

DELHI: Looking to spread its wings farther on rising passenger demand, SpiceJet is mulling operating low-cost long haul flights with new …

5 Asian countries make it to most visited cities list 2016

DELHI: While New York, London and Paris are well known for being some of the world’s premier tourist destinations, Asia’s Bangkok pipped them all in …

17 feared drowned as overloaded boat capsizes in Patna

PATNA: At least 17 persons were feared drowned and 20 others went missing on Saturday evening after an overloaded boat carrying around 40 people …