Parvez Sultan

Mission mode: Govt to pick 50 destinations to develop as a tour package

The finance minister also said that sector specific skilling and entrepreneurship development will be dovetailed to achieve the objectives of the ‘Dekho Apna Desh’ initiative.

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Promotion of tourism will be taken up on mission mode: Finance Minister

The finance minister also said that sector-specific skilling and entrepreneurship development will be dovetailed to achieve the objectives of the ‘Dekho Apna Desh’ initiative.

01 Feb 2023

Yoga break to de-stress govt employees; notice to download app

The ministry has also suggested training institutions to inculcate the protocol in their training curriculum.

31 Jan 2023

National Tourism Board to rope in industry representatives

The tourism ministry in association with the ministry of external affairs designated tourism officers in 20 countries.

29 Jan 2023

Heritage sites in India to give immersive experience for tourists via technology

The culture ministry is working to finalise a technology to recreate the past and enable visitors to travel to bygone eras virtually by using a mobile application.

29 Jan 2023

Mughal Gardens in Rashtrapati Bhavan renamed as 'Amrit Udyan'

The design was inspired by Char Bagh pattern, the four-part garden laid out with axial paths that intersect at the centre, introduced to India by the Mughals.

29 Jan 2023

 Revised version of 'monument mitra' scheme to be launched by culture Min next month

The monument mitra scheme was envisioned to provide an enhanced tourism experience and also to ensure quality and inclusive provision of amenities and facilities at heritage sites.

28 Jan 2023

New scheme to fix ‘Monument Mitra’ lapses

The scheme is likely to be launched by February 15, the officials said. “This revised scheme will be led by the culture ministry.

28 Jan 2023

Government to get rid of spammers from depts’ mailboxes

The department of administrative reform and public grievances (DARPG) has flagged 10 ‘habitual complainants’ who file 3,000 complaints individually per annum.

23 Jan 2023

ECI seeks report on incidents of poll-related violence from Tripura Chief Secretary, DGP

The Commission has appointed three special observers to take stock of the situation in Tripura,  suspends 'guilty' officials for not taking appropriate action in time.

20 Jan 2023

Maharaja collection: Dali, Husain,Anjolie masterpieces at NGMA

The Gallery will get more than 4,000 artefacts including an ashtray designed by renowned Spanish artist Salvador Dali and artworks by noted painters including MF Husain, VS Gaitonde, Anjolie Ela etc.

19 Jan 2023

Raja says CPI will join Bharat Jodo Yatra in Srinagar in bid to unite patriotic forces

Appreciating the march, Raja said the call to unite against hatred was a welcome one.

18 Jan 2023

EC showcases RVM for migrants, Oppn questions ‘need’ of machine

The election body stated that the modified form of voting machine could handle up to 72 multiple constituencies from a single remote polling booth.

17 Jan 2023

Light projections to illuminate Kartavya Path on Republic Day

Sidewalks along the three-kilometre stretch from Vijay Chowk to India Gate will be used as a screen for the projection.

17 Jan 2023

Fresh excavation to start at Delhi's Purana Quila

ASI officials said the objective behind the latest excavation is the exposure and preservation of the trenches that were excavated on previous occasions.

17 Jan 2023