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India to ease visa rules for British visitors

India is set to relax its visa regulations for 40 countries, including Britain, as part of efforts to attract more tourists to the country, according to a report by the Telegraph. Under the proposed changes, British visitors will be able […]

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Birmingham targets growing Indian tourism market, Air India’s new flight launched

The UK city of Birmingham is looking to build its growing Indian tourist market with the launch of a new Air India flight. With nearly 13,500 Indian visitors to


Falling rupee affects Indian tourism

The fall of the Indian rupee, which has touched unprecedented lows, has affected tourism to and from India. Tourism officials said that travel to South East Asia and domestic


GoAir declares no-men policy for cabin crew

Airlines cutting costs by limiting factors that increase fuel consumption is nothing new, but Indian low-cost airline GoAir looks to be going the extra mile here, announcing plans

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UK travellers excluded from India’s improved visa rules

New, improved visa rules for visitors to India look like they will exclude British travellers. While travellers from a number of European countries including France, Spain, Germany, Poland and


VisitBritain promotes UK in India

VisitBritain, the British tourist authority responsible for promoting tourism to the UK, is currently undertaking its annual trade event, VisitBritain India Mission 2013, in New Delhi and Mumbai,


Mumbai launches Trans Sahayadri trek

With a plan to develop eco tourism, the state of Maharashtra in India has launched its new programme, called the Trans Sahayadri trek. To be launched this month, the

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A guide to India’s top national parks

India is a brilliant place to spot amazing wildlife and incredible scenery - and its national parks are arguably the best areas to do so. There is a

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Kashmir opens eco tourism campsite

The tourism department in Kashmir has announced the opening of an eco tourism campsite. The state, blessed with some of the best climate and scenery in the world, has


Goa government opens travel mart in Panaji

The government of Goa has opened its tourism event, India Travel Mart (ITM), in Panaji, Goa. The three-day travel and tourism event is to showcase tourism development and available