Travel & Tourism

Modi Sets Off For Kedarnath, Badrinath

New Delhi: As the one and half month long election campaign completed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi set off for a religious tour to Shiva shrines Kedarnath and  Badrinath in Himalayas of Uttarakhand. Today morning after arriving at Dehradun’s Jolly Grant airport Modi took a helicopter to Kedarnath. He offered special prayers at the Kedarnath temple. Prime […]

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Train 18 Delhi to Varanasi Launch: PM Modi Flags off Vande Bharat Express

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off India’s first engine-less, semi-high speed, indigenously-manufactured Train 18 named as Vande Bharat fromt the Delhi Railway Station, today. It can attain a top speed of 160 km per hour is being regarded as a successor to the Shatabdi Express. The train will travel from Delhi to Varanasi […]

Coastal Trek Season-5 – A Responsible Adventure by BCAC with a message to “Save Olive Ridley Turtles”

Bhubaneswar/Chilika: The much awaited flagship adventure event of BCAC; the Coastal Trek Season-5 happened on the Republic Day this year. On Saturday, 26th of January 2019, 45 adventure enthusiasts from BCAC and public participated in this extravaganza and fathomed 31KMs long coastline from Puri (Jamindar Palace Sea Beach) to Chilika Sea-mouth at Arakuda. The huge assembly of […]

AbhiBus Gets KSRTC Online Bus Ticket Reservation System Project

Sets-up unique time-slot-based bus ticket reservation system for devotees travelling to Sabarimala Hyderabad: AbhiBus, India’s fastest growing online market place for bus ticketing has bagged the Online Bus Ticket Reservation System project from the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC). Kerala becomes the fifth State Road Transport Corporation in the country that AbhiBus would be […]

Bolangir Bypass Road Project Approved by Centre

Bhubaneswar: Bolangir bypass road proposal was approved by central government. Road Transport & Highways Ministry has given nod to this project. Today Union Road Transport & Highways minister Nitin Gadkari sent a letter to Odia leader and Union Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan informing about the approval for Bolangir bypass. According to the letter, an estimated cost of Rs 190 crore will […]

Naveen Patnaik Inaugurates Mo Bus

City gets its safe, economical & high-tech public transport Bhubaneswar: In order to ensure a complete transformation of the urban public transport scenario in the city and its hinterland through use of smart technology, service bench-marking and customer satisfaction, Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT) today rolled out its new buses under title Mo Bus meaning […]

Eco Pad-Yatra Kicks off from Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The 16th edition of ‘Eco Pad-Yatra’, led by Buddhist spiritual leaders Gyalwang Drukpa and Drukpa Thuksey Rinpoche of Hemis Monastery, kicked off in Bhubaneswar yesterday (24 October 2018). The 140-km yatra will see participants including over 350 monks travel by foot through five important Buddhist sites namely, Bhubaneswar, Udayagiri, Dhauli, Lalitgiri and Ratnagiri. During the Yatra, His Holiness, His Eminence […]