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SATTE 2017 to showcase renowned travel and tourism brands

SATTE 2017 to showcase renowned travel and tourism brands

February 8, 2017

UBM India is all set to host the 24th edition of SATTE, one of South Asia's leading travel trade shows, in New Delhi. The expo is attended by more than 870 exhibitors and participants from over 40 countries and 28 Indian states, with several significant exhibitors making their ma...

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Maharashtra receives highest foreign investment in India

Maharashtra receives highest foreign investment in India

December 17, 2016

Maharashtra has acquired the highest Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in India as of this financial year, with almost half of country’s share, reveals Industries Minister, Subhash Desai.

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India to be a Major Defence Partner of the United States

India to be a Major Defence Partner of the United States

December 15, 2016

In pursuit of enhanced collaboration, the United States bestowed the privileged status of ’Major Defence Partner’ on India. The status was accorded by outgoing United States Secretary of Defence, Ashton Carter, after a week-long visit to India.

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Indian origin Nikki Haley being touted as the next US Secretary of State

Indian origin Nikki Haley being touted as the next US Secretary of State

November 19, 2016

As the US and the world await Donald Trump’s ascension to the US presidency, news of ensuing changes is trickling out. Nikki Haley, the South Carolina governor, a notable critic of Trump in a bitter presidential campaign, is reportedly now being considered for the position of S...

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Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority launches tourism campaign

Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority launches tourism campaign

November 8, 2016

The campaign highlights Abu Dhabi as the inspiring destination for those wanting to experience cultural authenticity and diverse natural assets aligned to the Abu Dhabi Plan’s objectives of delivering an original and attractive tourism and cultural destination.

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Five maestros of Indian classical music

Five maestros of Indian classical music

October 27, 2016

An art form composed of tunes, traditions and history, Indian classical music is deep-rooted in Indian culture. Some fortunate few have mastered the art in varied disciplines and taken it across the globe. Now cherished internationally, these artists have had years of training in...

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Selfie-lurking causing self-depreciation syndrome

Selfie-lurking causing self-depreciation syndrome

October 21, 2016

Isn't there a better way to feel self sufficient than taking a selfie? While it suffices your whim, it might make someone mentally ill; so, beware!

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WebEngage, an Indian specialist in the promising age of Marketing Automation

WebEngage, an Indian specialist in the promising age of Marketing Automation

October 20, 2016

As online engagement is increasingly playing a key role in the current paradigm of web-based enterprises, a seamless multi-channel communication platform has become very crucial.

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India Tourism aims to optimize foreign investment potential

India Tourism aims to optimize foreign investment potential

September 6, 2016

While the ambit of the travel and tourism industry in India is looking prospective, the government is looking at attracting national and international investments to explore new opportunities and improve core infrastructure.

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Internet users expected to double by 2020, mostly from rural India

Internet users expected to double by 2020, mostly from rural India

August 22, 2016

According to "The Future of Internet in India”, the report compiled by Indian body The National Association of Software & Services Companies (Nasscom) and American internet solutions company Akamai Technologies, the number of internet users in India are expected to double b...

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Legendary South Indian vocalist honoured at the United Nations

Legendary South Indian vocalist honoured at the United Nations

August 11, 2016

M S Subbulakshmi, an acclaimed vocalist from South India will be honoured at the United Nations next week in New York, on India’s 70th Independence Day and to commemorate the singer’s birth centenary. Oscar winning composer A R Rahman will perform in honour of the Carnatic vo...

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Kolkata hosts Pan Asian connectivity conference

Kolkata hosts Pan Asian connectivity conference

July 31, 2016

‘Building Pan-Asian Connectivity’ conference held by U.S Consulate General-Kolkata, CAGS and the ORF in the Lincoln Room, American Center, Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal, focused on the challenges to and opportunities of building bridges between India and South East Asia...

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