Eye on Rajasthan polls, AAP to hold 2-day convention in Jaipur to ‘strengthen’ organisation

Buoyed by its resounding win in Punjab assembly polls, the AAP is now focusing on Rajasthan with the party holing a two-day convention in Jaipur to “strenghthen” the organisation in the state where elections are due next year. According to the AAP, party’s state in-charge and Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh will hold discussions on … Read more

Jaipur: the first planned city in modern India that was designed based on the Vastu Sashtra principles

Raja Sawai Jai Singh was a visionary as a city planner, which is evident from the mark of difference that he managed to bring in the city planning of Jaipur when he established it. By Monidipa Dey,  “Vastu is the art of living in harmony with the land, such that one derives the greatest benefits … Read more

Astro Tourism in India: Love to stargaze? This Jaipur observatory can be your next stop!

Astro Tourism is a sector that has been gaining momentum in the Pink City in recent times Astro tourism in India: Astro tourism in India is set to get a boost! Starscapes, a chain of observatories, is establishing an astronomical observatory in Rajasthan’s Jaipur. As a part of this endeavour, Starscapes has set up a … Read more

Goibibo’s market study: Millennials love to splurge on travel! Premium and luxury stays in popular demand

A striking aspect is that young Indians are splurging on premium and luxurious stays. (Photo source: Rajasthan Tourism on Twitter) Travel bookings soar in 2021 as there is a 150 per cent increase in bookings this year,  indicates Goibibo’s latest market study! We know that young Indian travellers are showing signs of travel confidence this festive season. Bookings … Read more

Time for ‘Hum Do, Hamare Ek’, says Rajasthan minister Raghu Sharma

Health Minister of Congress-ruled Rajasthan Raghu Sharma on Wednesday batted for population control and said it is time that the country thinks about “Hum Do, Hamare Ek”, one child per family. The minister said this when asked about his views on the BJP-led Uttar Pradesh government’s draft bill proposing to control population. The Rajasthan Health … Read more

Rajasthan: BSP-turned-Congress MLAs, independent legislators to hold meeting on Wednesday

Turncoat BSP MLAs who joined the ruling party and independent legislators who supported the Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government during last year’s political crisis will hold a joint meeting on Wednesday amid lobbying for ministerial posts. The MLAs, who were elected as BSP candidates in the 2018 assembly elections and joined the Congress next year, are … Read more

Happy Holi cheer for domestic travel! Goa emerges the most booked destination, followed by Delhi, Jaipur, hill stations; details

Hotels in hill stations such as Lansdowne, Nainital, Kasauli, Mussoorie, Shimla and Nature centric destinations such as Jim Corbett are almost fully booked for the long Holi weekend. ( Image Credit: @IndiaInMedan on Twitter) Happy Holi vibes in the air! Indian travellers are the most keen to plan their future travel, American Express has shared … Read more

Rising confidence to travel again! Jaipur, Goa, Kochi most popular destinations: OYO’s latest data

Now, here’s a quirky fun fact: Around 27% of bookings were made by solo travellers who opted to celebrate Valentine’s Day at OYO’s across India. [Image credit: Rajasthan Tourism on Twitter] Revenge travel drives Valentine’s Day travel trend! This month’s Valentine’s Day weekend shows that Indian travellers are now showing renewed confidence to travel again! … Read more

Jaipur inches back to normal tourism after COVID-19

Jaipur, the Pink city in the desert state of Rajasthan has always been the top destination for travelers. By Pradeep Chamaria COVID-19 forced the entire world to stay home and this brought tourism to a halt. Positive signs were seen over the last few months and especially during the festive weekends last year. Latest travel … Read more

Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code resolution timeline averages 440 days

MUMBAI: With the insolvency law entering the fifth year, a leading resolution agency has emphasised the need for focusing on efficiency to ensure time-bound resolution as it averaged 440 days for resolving 277 cases approved by the NCLT as on September 2020. An Alvarez & Marsal India report on Thursday called upon all IBC stakeholders … Read more