domestic visitors

Chinese city eyes more Western tourists

March 8th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 8 (IANS) China's picturesque Hangzhou city has showcased its beautiful landscapes and cultural charm at an international travel expo here in a bid to attract more European ... Read more...

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New York City had over 50 mn tourists in 2011

December 21st, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 21 (IANS) New York's "quality of life" led around 50.2 million tourists to visit the city this year, Mayor Michael Bloomberg has said."Five and half years ago, ... Read more...

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Agra saw seven lakh tourists in October

November 26th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Nearly seven lakh tourists, both domestic and foreign, visited various monuments in Agra, including the Taj Mahal, in October when the country hosted the Commonwealth Games.Minister of ... Read more...

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Now, pay double to enter Delhi Zoo

September 30th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Very soon visitors to the Delhi zoo will have to shell out extra money as the authorities there are planning to double the entry fee.According to zoo ... Read more...

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No CWG tourists so far in renovated DU hostels

September 25th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Bharat Sharma New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) There had been innumerable protests when Delhi University (DU) students were not permitted to move into their hostels as these were to be renovated for ... Read more...

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‘Thanks to media campaigns, tourists flowed into Jammu and Kashmir’

October 14th, 2009 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 14 (IANS) The breathtaking locales of Jammu and Kashmir attracted as many as 7.6 million domestic visitors in 2008, which authorities say is the result of various media campaigns launched ... Read more...

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Parsvnath’s Panaji hotel gets five-star tag

November 4th, 2008 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Parsvnath Hotels, a subsidiary of real estate and infrastructure major Parsvnath Developers, Tuesday said its hotel project in Patto Plaza, Panaji, got five-star status from the tourism ... Read more...

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Marriage registration rush on opening day of Olympics

April 3rd, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by admin
(Olympics Snippets) Xinhua Beijing, April 3 (Xinhua) Beijing will try its best to meet its citizens' aspirations for marriage registrations Aug 8, the opening day of the Olympic Games, Vice-Mayor Ding Xiangyang has said. ... Read more...

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SAARC visitors to Taj get no relief

March 21st, 2008 - 2:59 pm ICT by admin
Agra, March 21 (IANS) The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) wants the entrance ticket for visitors to the Taj Mahal from South Asia to cost Rs.20 but the Agra Development Authority (ADA) ... Read more...

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