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India

6 Oct 2014
Tourism in India to be boosted by US visa-on-arrival
India is set to see its number of visitors from the United States of America increase thanks to a new decision to extend its visa-on-ar...
28 Jan 2014
Goa reports strong tourism numbers
Goa's stunning natural beauty and incredible beaches appear to be doing their bit to attract travellers, with the Indian state repo...
27 Sep 2013
India announces Himalayan tourism drive
The Tourism Ministry in India has today (September 27th) launched a campaign to make holidays in the Himalayan Mountains more appealing...
20 Sep 2013
Lahore's Walled City getting a makeover to boost tourism
Major renovation work is taking place in Lahore's Walled City in India in order to make the area more attractive to tourists. ...
19 Apr 2013
India opens first international standard theme park
A new theme park has opened near Mumbai, which claims to be the first in India to compete with other international attractions on the s...
5 Feb 2013
New visa rule to encourage stopovers in India
The Indian government is considering introducing a new transit visa, allowing travellers to make a two or three-day stopover in the cou...
30 Jan 2013
Goa's beaches and nightlife continue to attract sun-seeking tourists
Goa continues to attract large numbers of foreign and domestic tourists, thanks in no small part to its pristine beaches, vibrant night...
15 Jan 2013
Historic lighthouses could become India's next big tourist attraction
A chain of historic lighthouses could be about to become India's next big tourist attraction.Already, a number of picturesque light...
12 Dec 2012
Virgin: Bollywood fuelling travel to India
Virgin Atlantic has cited the huge success and popularity of the Bollywood film industry as one of the factors in the recent boom in tr...
6 Dec 2012
New film Life of Pi showcases India
Cinemagoers planning to see critically acclaimed new movie Life of Pi have been invited to follow up their viewing by flying with Jet A...