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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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 […]

CM Flags Off New AC Buses to Various Parts of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik flagged off 23 new OSRTC AC buses today which will run from the state capital to various parts of the State. The service is called Rajdhani Express Bus service. With these the passengers can avail comfortable journey with advanced facilities and features in the buses during the summer season which […]

IRCTC Links with ISRO: Track Live Status of Your Train

Bhubaneswar: The Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has joined hands with the Indian Space Research Organisation to facilitate its passengers and service takers by allowing them to check and track the live status of their train. The IRCTC has linked its locomotives via ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) satellites and have made it […]

Train 18 Scheduled to be Flagged Off by NaMo on 29 Dec

New Delhi: The Train 18, India’s fastest train, is scheduled to be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 29th December 2018. This train will run between Delhi and Varanasi. It will be the fastest train with a speed of 180 kmph. Manufactured by Integral Coach Factory(ICF), is an engine-less train which will replace Shatabdi […]

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 […]