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Show a boarding pass, get discounts in Agra


November 3rd, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Nov 3 (IANS) In a unique bid to promote tourist inflow and make air connectivity sustainable in the city of the Taj, local authorities and businesses have started offering ... Read more...

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Himachal hotels booked for weekend bonanza


August 18th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 18 (IANS) The tourism industry in Himachal Pradesh is expecting a huge rush of tourists with an extended weekend as Janmashtami holiday falls on Monday.Tourism industry representatives said ... Read more...

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Windmills of distress in Rajasthan’s tourism industry


August 15th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jaisalmer, Aug 15 (IANS) Hundreds of windmills dotting Rajasthan's sandy dunes to harness power are having an adverse effect - they are hitting the state's booming tourism industry.Around 1,600 windmills ... Read more...

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Shimla to go without milk from Friday


July 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 7 (IANS) Milk retailers in this Himachal Pradesh hill station have decided not to supply packaged milk for three days from Friday to demand a hike in commission ... Read more...

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Shimla goes without packaged milk


May 20th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 20 (IANS) Tourists and residents in Shimla might have to forgo milk in their tea for two days. Thousands of litres of pasteurized packaged milk will go waste ... Read more...

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Snowfall in Manali, hopes up for white V-Day


February 13th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 13 (IANS) The honeymooners' paradise of Manali in Himachal Pradesh Sunday witnessed moderate snowfall, cheering up the hospitality industry that hopes to see a surge in footfalls this Valentine's Day.Continuous ... Read more...

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Shimla’s summer fest begins Wednesday


May 31st, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 31 (IANS) The summer festival of dance and music, a major event to boost tourism in this Himachal Pradesh capital, would begin Wednesday. "The five-day International Shimla Summer Festival would begin ... Read more...

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Fresh snowfall lures tourists to Himachal


April 23rd, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 23 (IANS) The sweeping heat wave across north India has once again driven tourists to various popular destinations in Himachal Pradesh to seek refuge in the cooler climes of ... Read more...

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Tourists throng Himachal for long weekend


April 2nd, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 2 (IANS) The sizzling heat wave in the north Indian plains and a long weekend have led to thousands of tourists thronging various destinations in Himachal Pradesh. More than one lakh ... Read more...

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Himachal ‘warms up’ to welcome tourists


December 30th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 30 (IANS) The cold wave has temporarily eased its grip on Himachal Pradesh which is all set to welcome tourists from the plains of north India. According to tourism industry ... Read more...

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Tourists throng Himachal as Kashmir sees protests


June 16th, 2009 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, June 16 (IANS) One hill state's loss has been another's gain. With Jammu and Kashmir witnessing unrest over the alleged rape and murder of two women, neighbouring Himachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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Shimla’s summer fest triggers surge in tourist arrival


June 3rd, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 3 (IANS) The summer festival of dance and music in the Himachal Pradesh capital has triggered a surge in tourist arrivals in the state, hospitality industry representatives said Wednesday. "The fest ... Read more...

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Going to Shimla? Carry your own water


June 2nd, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, June 2 (IANS) What do you expect when you go to Shimla? Walks on the Mall, great climate, horse rides, shopping and good food. What do you get? ... Read more...

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Himachal hotels gearing up for weekend tourists


January 21st, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 21 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh hospitality industry is gearing up to welcome tourists during the extended weekend holiday bonanza commencing Jan 24.According to tourism industry representatives, information centres and hotels ... Read more...

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