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Kolkata celebrates Durga Puja: Glimpses of the Best

We bring you the glimpses of the best Durga Puja idols and marquees in India's eastern metropolis Kolkata where the worship of the ten-armed mother goddess Durga and her children i ...

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Anita Dongre's Shaadi by Marriott show sweeps Kolkatans at Westin Rajarhat

The second edition of Shaadi by Marriott in the East was hosted  by The Westin Kolkata Rajarhat, and JW Marriott Kolkata on Aug 10,2019.  This edition, envisioned to extend a ...

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Mount Rigi: Swiss Alps on a cogwheel train

For tourists visiting Switzerland, if a cog wheel railway ride is in the bucket list along with the Swiss Alps, then land in Zurich, the gateway to the Alps, and head for Mount Rig, wh ...

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Keukenhof/Holland: World's best spring garden

Every spring, Keukenhof near Amsterdam draws millions to the world's  largest bulb flower garden. Some 7 million bulbs bloom, showcasing  800 varieties of tulips. &n ...

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Banff to Jasper: Road Through Heaven

Ride in a massive Ice Explorer over 85,000 years of history on the Athabasca Glacier and then take a  jaw-dropping skywalk over the glacier stepping into an an exciting cliff-edge ...

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Vibrant Vancouver

One of the most vibrant Canadian cities, Vancouver is a coastal seaport in British Columbia. Ranked as on ...

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Luxembourg: Little Fortress

Luxembourg in the heart of Europe is one of the tiniest nations. The only Grand-Duchy of the world is bordered by Germany, Belgium and France.  

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How to spend a day in Zurich

Zurich in the heart of Europe is the gateway to Swiss Alps. Once Zurich's famous residents were Albert Einstein and James Joyce. Today it is a city of creative urban life, clean wa ...

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Brussels of Art Nouveau and Waffles

Brussels is more than just the seat of European Union. It is also about Art Nouveau architecture, Tintin, Belgian waffles and chocolates. A Not In Town report by Sujoy Dhar

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The Belgian Comic Strip Center

Looking for your childhood comic hero Tintin in Brussels? Find him at the Belgian Comic Strip Center. Tintin, the courageous young Belgian reporter created by cartoonist Georges Remi, ...

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Van Buuren Museum, Brussels

Brussels's gift to the world is Art Nouveau movement, defined by curling lines and shapes of plants and flowers. But one remarkable Art Deco style house in Brussels stands out ...

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Mount Rigi: Swiss Alps on Cogwheel Railway

2019 is the 150th anniversary of cogwheel railway that first began its journey in the Mount Washington in USA. But for Indians, half-way to USA is their perennial bucket list destinati ...

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What delighted me about Holiday Inn Amsterdam (RAI) was when I got off the metro at RAI station reaching there by a train from Schiphol Airport. I walked a few paces and there it was: Holiday Inn Amsterdam.  


WHEN I checked in this April in Chicago's newest property for growing tourists, The Hoxton, it was about midnight. But unlike any five star hotel with an orderly lobby of relaxed or stressed out travellers walking in or out toting their suitcases, I encountered the ambiance of a city's popular night joint- it was teeming with young to middle aged good looking souls in a party mood.


Delightfully colourful interiors greeted me. I was at Friends of Pho. Spaciously spread out across 3500 square feet area, this new address in town offers a delectable variety of Asian cuisine. The ninety-seven seater restaurant is located at Chinar Park, near City Centre II off Rajarhat Road. 


Nolen gur is a speciality of Bengal in eastern India. People wait for the date palm jaggery to arrive in the winter market. But as demand rises, the supply chain is trying hard to cope, not the least because of a changing weather pattern that affects production. Uttara Gangopadhyay reports


GoAir waives off date chang ...

Guwahati/NITN: In view of the Assam Bandh which took place on Tuesday, GoAir is offering waiver on date change fees/rescheduling of tickets for travel to and from Guwahati with immediate effect for the day.

Maldives Tourism Minister A ...

Mumbai/NITN: Maldives Tourism Minister Ali Waheed inaugurated this season’s first flight of Indian airline GoAir that recommenced its Malé operations from India with direct flights, five days a week from Mumbai, New Delhi and Bengaluru.

Alliance Air flags off flig ...

New Delhi/NITN: Alliance Air, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Air India, has flagged-off its first flight operations between the capital city of Assam, Guwahati to Dimapur, the largest city of Nagaland, to the capital city of Manipur, Imphal, making it the 236 route under the Regional Connectivity Scheme - UdeDeshKaAamNagrik, RCS-UDAN, under the Indian government.