Category: Travel

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Pagodas, Pubs and Prayers

Landlocked and veiled by a curtain of mist, with winds whispering hushed chants of a prayer reverberated by the rotating prayer wheels and fluttering prayer flags...

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Theft: MDF Urges to Install CCTVs at Calicut Airport

Kozhikode: The Malabar Development Forum (MDF) today urged the government to install Closed Circuit Television Cameras (CCTVs) at Calicut International Airport near here...

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Air Berlin Cancels 100 Flights After Pilots Call in Sick

Berlin: Air Berlin has been forced to cancel about 100 flights after an “unusually high number” of pilots called in sick, reported UK daily the Guardian. It is...

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Special Trains Between Thiruvananthapuram Central And Howrah

Hyderabad: In order to clear extra rush of passengers, two special trains will be operated between Thiruvananthapuram Central and Howrah. In a press statement here...

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Stranded Hajj Pilgrims Brought to Srinagar from Delhi  

Srinagar: Hajj pilgrims, who were onboard two special flights from Jeddah to Srinagar and later re-directed to Delhi for a night halt yesterday, were brought to Srinagar...

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Railways Announces Special Trains to Clear Onam Festival Rush

Bengaluru: South Western Railway (SWR) will run a tatkal special train from Yesvantpur to Kochuveli and back to clear extra rush during Onam festival. A SWR release here...

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Muslims Begin Annual Hajj Pilgrimage in Mecca

  Jeddah: Hundreds of thousands of Muslims began the annual Hajj pilgrimage on Wednesday, donning traditional white garments and heading to a tent camp outside the...

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Airlines Mull A380 Hajj Services to Improve Pilgrims’ Travel

London: In a bid to tap the potential business opportunities during the Hajj season, Malaysia Airlines is looking to launch a Hajj service using its surplus large A380...

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Dasara Special Tour Package to Launch in Golden Chariot Train

Bengaluru: The Karnataka Government through KSTDC has planned to launch ‘Dasara Special Tour Package’ in Golden Chariot Luxury Train to promote the State...

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In A First, Russian Tanker Sails Through Arctic Without Icebreaker

London: A Russian tanker has travelled through the northern sea route in record speed and without an icebreaker escort for the first time, reported UK daily the...