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19 July, 2018 4:10 PM HyperloopTT signs deal for first test track in China

California-based Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) has signed a deal with the southwestern province of Guizhou to build its first test track in China, the US firm said on Thursday. A hyperloop uses magnets to levitate pods inside an airless tube, creating conditions in which the pods can propel people and freight at speeds of up to 750 miles 57

18 July, 2018 3:35 PM Government ropes in Google to create 3D views of monuments on Incredible India website

Tourism minister KJ Alphons expressed hope that this virtual reality experience will inspire tourists to visit India. The tourism ministry has initiated a project with Google to offer 3D views of Indian monuments on the website of Incredible India. As per a report in The Economic Times, tourism minister KJ Alphons said: "We want to give tourists a virtual 80

15 July, 2018 12:50 PM IGNOU July Admission Application Last Date Extended; Check New Dates Here

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has extended the last date of submission of online and offline fresh admission of all Masters, Bachelor and Diplomas programmes upto July 31, 2018 for the July-2018 session. Details of the IGNOU academic programmes for the July, 2018 session can be accessed from the link http://onlineadmission 66

12 July, 2018 9:44 AM Indian Railways 'Shri Ramayana Express' To Offer 16-Day Tour At Rs 15,120. All Details Here

Indian Railways has announced a special tourist train 'Shri Ramayana Express', covering all places from Ayodhya to Colombo via Rameshwaram, tweeted Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Coal on his official handle- @PiyushGoyal. Indian Railways all-new 'Shri Ramayana Express' will start from November 14, 2018 from Delhi and will take 16 days to cover 54

11 July, 2018 4:20 PM Centre to develop Goverdhan as world-class tourism destination

Union Minister of State for Tourism K J Alphons today said Goverdhan will be developed as a world-class tourism destination. Goverdhan is a sacred site for Hindus and located around 25 kms away from Mathura in Uttar Pradesh. The minister, who was here to examine the viability of six proposals sent by the Uttar Pradesh government, announced that the Centre 41

9 July, 2018 2:33 PM Tourism Ministry discontinues scheme to provide free SIM cards to foreign tourists in India

A scheme to provide free SIM cards to foreign tourists arriving in India to help meet their communication needs has been "discontinued" as it was felt "unnecessary", tourism secretary Rashmi Verma saidon Monday. Under the scheme, foreign tourists availing e-visas were provided pre-activated free SIM cards on arrival in India. The scheme was launched 35

7 July, 2018 2:32 AM Tatkal Vs Premium Tatkal Tickets: Charges, Bookings Rules Compared

Tatkal tickets: Booking Premium Tatkal (PT) ticket is much costlier than Tatkal due to dynamic fare pricing. IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) offers quota of 'Tatkal' as well as 'Premium Tatkal' for online ticket bookings. These ticket booking are meant for immediate plans, according to IRCTC's official website- The major 44

6 July, 2018 4:08 PM 'Hotel motel Patel wallas' in US should promote 'Incredible India': PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the Gujarati Patel community in the US popular as "hotel motel Patel wallas" can help promote India as a tourist destination among their guests by putting slides about the country on their hotel TVs. Addressing Saurashtra Patel Cultural Samaj of the US via video-conference, Modi urged each NRI to inspire five foreign 45

3 July, 2018 8:48 AM Indian Railways Ticket Cancellation: 5 Rules You Must Know

Indian Railways offers the facility of both online and offline ticket cancellation. IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation), the online ticketing arm of Indian Railways allows online ticket cancellation. While passengers who book tickets from PRS (Passenger Reservation) counter, can cancel tickets offline from counters, said IRCTC on it's official 91

1 July, 2018 10:24 PM First Khadi Mall Of The Country To Be Opened In Jharkhand: Raghubar Das

Chief Minister Raghubar Das said it will bring a changes in their lives and the government will also provide markets to them. The first 'Khadi Mall' of the country will be opened soon, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das announced on Sunday. "Within 15 days, land in the Heavy Engineering Corporation (HEC) campus will be made available to the Khadi 46