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Woman held for posing as Mamata’s aide


February 8th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) A 40-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday for posing as West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's personal assistant and duping people of more than Rs.8 ... Read more...

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Luxury train trips and more for Indian Games winners


November 11th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Free luxury train trips, five-star hotel stays and a Jaipur-Agra tour -- Indian athletes who won medals in the Commonwealth Games have a host of incentives lined ... Read more...

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CWG medal winners to get travel complimentary passes


October 6th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 6 (ANI): Minister of State for Tourism, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Kumari Selja, has announced that Commonwealth Games medal winners for India will be given complimentary free travel ... Read more...

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Luxury train trips for Indian CWG medal winners


October 5th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) As an incentive for Indian athletes who win medals at the Commonwealth Games, the tourism ministry Tuesday announced it will give them complimentary tickets in luxury trains ... Read more...

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India’s new super luxury train flagged off from New Delhi


September 6th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 6 (ANI): India's new super luxury train 'Royal Rajasthan on Wheels' was flagged off from New Delhi on Sunday.It has several new destinations added to the itinerary as compared ... Read more...

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Indian road show woos Canadian tourists


May 21st, 2010 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, May 21 (IANS) India Thursday made a strong pitch to woo tourists from Canada, with Tourism Secretary Sujit Banerjee and Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) delegates luring visitors with ... Read more...

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Live TV comes to Indian luxury trains


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Indian luxury trains - Palace on Wheels and Royal Rajasthan on Wheels - have been equipped with live TV with DishTV, a direct-to-home (DTH) service provider, using ... Read more...

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Luxury trains being monitored closely in Rajasthan


March 12th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by ANI
Jodhpur, Mar 12(ANI): After the Union Home Ministry issued an alert against a possible terror attack on the luxury train 'Palace on Wheels', the Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation has beefed up security ... Read more...

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Columnist wants to know: Is Elizabeth Hurley tiring of all things Indian?


November 22nd, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) British model Elizabeth Hurley's failure to turn up at India-themed events, including the launch of a fundraiser for victims of 26/11, has prompted a British newspaper columnist to ... Read more...

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Banerjee silent on private players running tourist trains


July 3rd, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 3 (IANS) Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee's budget proposals presented in the Lok Sabha Friday did not include private sector participation in running of passenger trains on tourist routes, as ... Read more...

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Let private players run tourist trains: Economic Survey (Lead)


July 2nd, 2009 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Just a day before the government tables the railway budget, the Economic Survey for 2008-09 has suggested that the government should allow private players in passenger train ... Read more...

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Let private players run passenger trains: Economic Survey


July 2nd, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The government must allow entry of private players in passenger train operations and railway services to tourist destinations, the Economic Survey tabled in parliament Thursday said. "Private entry ... Read more...

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Slowdown takes the steam out of Indian luxury trains


April 12th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Anuradha Shukla New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The spectre of slowdown, pay cuts and pink slips has forced the steam out of luxury trains in India, forcing many of them to cool ... Read more...

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Tourists enjoy `Royal Rajasthan on Wheels” splendour


January 18th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by ANI
Udaipur (Rajasthan), Jan.18 (ANI): A group of 23 foreign and domestic tourists enjoyed the spectacular view of India''s northwestern desert state Rajasthan on a luxury train ''Royal Rajasthan on Wheels'' on ... Read more...

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India launches one more royal tourist train


January 11th, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, a regal train chugging across the land of maharajas in western India, Sunday started its maiden journey, with the government promising to launch ... Read more...

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Soni to flag off Royal Rajasthan on Wheels next month


December 30th, 2008 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, a regal train chugging across the land of maharajas in western India, will start its maiden journey Jan 11 when it will be ... Read more...

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Warne willing to make Test comeback


October 8th, 2008 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 8 (IANS) The Australian team reeling under the paucity of decent spinners ahead of the first Test against India can have an answer in spin wizard Shane Warne who ... Read more...

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Royal Rajasthan on Wheels to offer regal sojourn (Lead)


August 25th, 2008 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) A regal train journey par excellence across the land of Maharajas in western India would be on offer from December with the launch of Royal Rajasthan on ... Read more...

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Royal Rajasthan on Wheels to chug on from December


August 25th, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) A regal train journey par excellence across the land of Rajahs in western India would soon be on offer with the launch of Royal Rajasthan on Wheels. ... Read more...

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