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Foreign tourists

Foreign tourists may be allowed to visit India soon

First five lakh foreign tourists will be issued visas free of cost in an attempt to revive the tourism, hospitality and aviation sectors

19 Sep 2021 12:19 PM

168 stranded in HP areas rescued by Army teams

“The effect has been more pronounced near Baralacha La and along the road from Killing-Sarai to Bharatpur,” he said.

29 Sep 2018 5:18 AM

KJ Alphons blames ‘biased’ reports on women safety for decline in tourism

Incidents like lynching are bad for India’s reputation; however, they are not affecting tourism ‘big time’, KJ Alphons said.

29 Aug 2018 4:41 PM

GST refund to foreign tourists at airports on the cards

Only purchases made by tourists from big retailers would be eligible for GST refunds at the airports.

10 Jun 2018 5:06 PM

J&K government tries to shed tourists’ negative notions

About 600 delegates from across the country and abroad are participating in the convention.

28 Mar 2018 12:45 AM


Move to ease tourist curbs for J&K, N-E and Himachal

So far foreign tourists require a special permit from the home ministry to visit such locations.

26 Mar 2018 4:16 AM

Elephanta island lights up after years

State government hopes that it will boost tourism on the island.

23 Feb 2018 8:12 AM

India limits local visitors to Taj Mahal

According to experts, vast crowds increase wear and tear on the white marble tomb.

03 Jan 2018 5:14 PM

Foreign tourists with e-visas to get free SIM cards on arrival

Govt said the talk time to the tune of Rs 50 will be available on the BSNL SIM card which will also have 50 MB data.

15 Feb 2017 6:17 PM