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Tourism Ministry


Here's what you need to know about India's 'flexible' e-tourist visa

August 20, 2019 4:47 pm

The ministry plans to introduce a new five-year e-tourist visa with a fee of 80 USD, and a one-year e-tourist visa worth USD 40.

Rajiv Pratap Rudy targets tourism ministry for no move on projects in Bihar

July 09, 2019 6:56 am

Rudy, a BJP national spokesperson, even challenged Union Tourism Minister Prahlad Singh Patel’s statement over the submission of a proposal by Bihar government, saying he would table the copy of the proposal in Lok Sabha.

India to shut seven ‘unprofitable’ tourism offices abroad

May 26, 2018 6:56 am

The overseas offices were set up under the Ministry of Tourism to position India as a preferred tourist destination and organise events to increase the country’s share in global tourism market.

Govt plans 50 circuits across country to boost tourism

March 04, 2015 1:18 am

Krishna Circuit, Muslim Circuit, Nature Tourism Circuit among the ones to be developed.

Tourism Ministry’s cleanliness index to list five best cities

September 20, 2014 12:27 am

The ministry said the project for the development of Varanasi ghats, a pet scheme of the PM, was on schedule.

Tourism Ministry contests sacked employee claims

February 16, 2014 11:58 pm

The official was not employed by the ministry but was hired locally.

Tourism Ministry launches new website for travel information

March 14, 2014 11:40 am

Tourism ministry launches Walking Tours,a complete travel website for tourists.

Goa gets the go-by as tourism growth takes a beating

August 25, 2013 4:14 am

Saturation,crime,new destinations push state low on list of choices.

ONGC participates in ‘Campaign Clean India’,adopts six monuments

June 07, 2013 4:27 am

The Tourism Ministry has roped in the ONGC for maintaining cleanliness at the Taj Mahal and five other tourist destinations

Time-bound process for approval to hotels

April 04, 2013 12:26 am

By putting this system in place,there will be pressure on the officers of the ministry to deliver on time and an increase in accountability.