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Here's how much travelling has changed in the last decade

January 02, 2020 1:04 pm

The global travel industry has significantly evolved these past few years.

Looking for some adventure? Add these destinations to your bucket list

October 10, 2019 10:37 am

Why not pick from a list of countries that offer the best of all worlds — nature, history and wildlife?

Welcome to Shanghai: A recent émigré writes on her first few days in a new country

August 31, 2018 12:57 pm

The Shanghai of my mind’s eye, and the way the city presents itself don’t seem to mesh. And I don’t have the words, yet, to describe this gap I am in.

This picturesque island in remote Norway is built on a deadly secret

March 23, 2018 9:15 pm

According to reports, it is illegal to die in Longyearbyen in remote Norway. It has been banned on this island when it was discovered that bodies in the local cemetery were not decomposing because of its climatic condition.

FinMin asks govt offices to cut down on paper use

August 23, 2014 1:31 am

Finance ministry’s directive has further said that size and format of all official forms and proformas must also be reviewed and simplified.

Outward remittances fall on account of dearer dollar

September 22, 2013 1:02 am

Forex expenses on travel down 70%,education by a third

Govt launches austerity drive,bans meetings in 5-star hotels

May 31, 2012 6:24 pm

Curbs on foreign travel imposed; all ministries,depts asked to cut non-Plan expenditure by 10%.

FM’s austerity drive: no meetings in five-star hotels,limited foreign travel

July 12, 2011 2:18 am

The ministry has also called for a ban on creation of Plan and non-Plan posts.

FinMin exhausts 80% funds for foreign travel in two quarters

September 22, 2009 10:51 am

Even as the finance minister recently stepped in to issue an advisory to curtail unnecessary expenditure,it is learnt that the finance ministry has already used up four-fifth of its funds allocated for foreign travel.

Dutt gets SC nod to go abroad as UN Ambassador

January 14, 2009 4:52 pm

Sanjay Dutt was allowed by the Supreme Court to go abroad to fulfill his commitments as United Nations' Goodwill Ambassador and for his film shoot.


From Croatia to Thailand: 5 crystal clear water beaches for a dreamy holiday

October 01, 2018 6:59 pm

These five breathtaking islands with pristine, crystal clear water and picturesque locations is a treat to the eyes. Are you adding them to your bucket list?

Top 10 destinations you must visit in 2018

January 05, 2018 8:30 am

Planning to up your travel game in 2018? Give these top 10 destination a look. From warm sunny beaches, high-line parks to culture and art, each of these destinations have something spectacular to offer to its visitors.