I well remember on 13 January when the Russian Embassy was lit up welcoming guests for the annual masquerade party, Ambassador Alexander Kadakin  met warmly with a handshake and a smile on his face at the entrance of the ballroom. … Read More…. 


Regional air connectivity and making flying affordable for the masses is the highlight of the National Civil Aviation Policy 2016 released by Minister of Civil Aviation P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju in the Capital. Touted as the first integrated civil aviation policy in the country since independence it is claimed at establishing an integrated eco-system which will lead to significant growth of the civil aviation sector to promote tourism, employment and balanced regional growth,……. Read more

 Kaznex investKazakhstan is the economic centerpiece of Central Asia and there is need for more open trade relationship for a deeper engagement.
This was the view of Shambhu S. Kumaran, , Joint Secretary (ERS) in the Ministry of External Affairs, at FICCI-KAZNEX Invest Road Show held in New Delhi. Kumaran said that while at the moment individual preferential trade agreement cannot be signed…..
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At a prominent halwai (sweet seller) shop in Delhi, trays of different sweets were lined up on the counter. While on one side of the counter three service boys were struggling to handle the crowd of customers, on the other side there was a swarm of the latter descending on the counter to get their order served first. Customers were aggressively shouting at the …… Read more..



DSC_0779aHoteliers are misguiding governments and blatantly cheating consumers. This has been proved beyond doubt by the statement made by one of the prominent hotelier of New Delhi at a tourism industry interaction organized by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) with Delhi Tourism Minister Kapil Misra…... Read more….



In March 2010 The BLUE MOON had raked up the issue of 10 per cent ‘service charge’ levied unilaterally by several restaurants, hotels and eateries adding it to the bill and making it look like a government levy. In absence of any clear notification from the Tourism Ministry, hundreds of thousands …... Read more...