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India targets one percent global tourist arrivals

July 5th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) India is aiming to attract one percent of the total world tourist arrivals by the end of the 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17), says Tourism Minister ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh bags best tourism award

February 29th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh has bagged the best state award at the National Tourism Awards presented by President Pratibha Patil in the capital Wednesday.While Madhya Pradesh ... Read more...

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‘Focus on social media to get more tourists’

October 22nd, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 22 (IANS) The 'Incredible India' campaign, a branding exercise by the tourism ministry to create a distinctive identity for the country, must be "reinvented", a tourism ... Read more...

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After Antarctica, Kerala travel agency eyes space

January 28th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 28 (IANS) Kerala Travels has many firsts to its credit. Billed as the first travel agency in Kerala, it was the first to come out with a tourism brochure, ... Read more...

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Two forts near Mumbai to get facelift for tourists (With Images)

January 31st, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) Two coastal forts, including one built by erstwhile Portuguese rulers not far from Mumbai, will be renovated and transformed into major heritage and tourism attractions ... Read more...

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