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New Delhi, India - Nov. 10, 2020: A passenger arriving at Terminal 3 of IGI Airport amid heavy smog in the early morning hours, in New Delhi, India, on Tuesday, November 10, 2020. (Photo by Vipin Kumar/ Hindustan Times) (Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)

Arriving passengers to be tested for Covid-19 via RT-PCR at Delhi airport

By Anvit Srivastava
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2021 03:47 PM IST
As per the SOP given by the ministry of health and family welfare dated February 17, passengers from these high-risk countries can get their tests done at the airport before proceeding for home quarantine
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Lt Governor Manoj Sinha assures tourists safe, pleasant, memorable visit to J&K(Photo by Arif Khan on Unsplash)
Lt Governor Manoj Sinha assures tourists safe, pleasant, memorable visit to J&K(Photo by Arif Khan on Unsplash)

Lt Governor Manoj Sinha assures tourists safe, pleasant, memorable visit to J&K

PTI
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2021 01:29 PM IST
'I assure the tourists across the globe a safe, pleasant and memorable visit to J&K, the paradise on earth. Come and witness the scenic beauty, rich culture and heritage of J&K': Lt Governor Manoj Sinha on the closing ceremony of Pahalgam winter carnival
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Agra's horticulture department organises flower exhibition, attracts many(ANI)
Agra's horticulture department organises flower exhibition, attracts many(ANI)

Flower exhibition organised by Agra's horticulture department attracts tourists

ANI, Agra (uttar Pradesh)
PUBLISHED ON FEB 22, 2021 10:06 AM IST
On February 20-21, the horticulture department of Agra organised a flower exhibition in the Taj view garden between the fort on the banks of the river Yamuna and the Taj Mahal.
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Covid-19: Amid spike in virus cases, Germany could raise Moselle's warning level(Photo by Julia Solonina on Unsplash)
Covid-19: Amid spike in virus cases, Germany could raise Moselle's warning level(Photo by Julia Solonina on Unsplash)

Covid-19: Amid spike in virus cases, Germany could raise Moselle's warning level

Reuters
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2021 08:44 PM IST
Germany might classify the Moselle region, which shares a border with Saarland, as a high incidence area or even as an area of where a Covid-19 variant 'of concern' is present, which would effectively prohibit travellers from crossing the border
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Both cities are mulling extra safeguard measures for such an arrangement, but it’s still too early to say when it would begin(Pixabay)
Both cities are mulling extra safeguard measures for such an arrangement, but it’s still too early to say when it would begin(Pixabay)

Hong Kong, Singapore in talks over postponed travel bubble: SCMP

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2021 10:45 AM IST
Hong Kong and Singapore are in discussions again over a postponed travel bubble, the South China Morning Post reported Saturday, citing an unnamed government source.
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The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) in November last year had allowed the running of DTC and cluster buses with full seating capacity.(Unsplash)
The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) in November last year had allowed the running of DTC and cluster buses with full seating capacity.(Unsplash)

Allow travel by commuters in aisle of public transport buses: DTC to DDMA

PTI, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2021 09:08 AM IST
The Delhi Transport Department has sent a proposal for consideration in a DDMA meeting scheduled on Monday to allow travel by commuters in the aisle or standing position in public transport buses in view of the declining Covid-19 cases in the city.
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A health worker takes a nasal swab of a passenger for a Covid-19 coronavirus test upon his arrival at the Yeshwanthpur Railway Station, in Bangalore.(AFP)
A health worker takes a nasal swab of a passenger for a Covid-19 coronavirus test upon his arrival at the Yeshwanthpur Railway Station, in Bangalore.(AFP)

Travelling to Maharashtra, Karnataka? Check new rules amid Covid-19 surge

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
UPDATED ON FEB 20, 2021 06:52 PM IST
Even short-term travellers between Maharashtra and Karnataka will have to produce a negative RT-PCR certificate not older than 72 hours.
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The two-part documentary series titled 'Postcards from Arunachal' will premiere on Saturday at 8 pm on National Geographic channel India and Fox Life India.(Unsplash)
The two-part documentary series titled 'Postcards from Arunachal' will premiere on Saturday at 8 pm on National Geographic channel India and Fox Life India.(Unsplash)

Nat Geo documentaries to take beauty of Arunachal to outside world

PTI, Itanagar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 20, 2021 02:40 PM IST
National Geographic, along with actor Radhika Madan, will be taking the viewers through the spectacle of nature and have them step into the world of beauty to discover some unique experiences exclusive to Arunachal Pradesh.
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Prior to the announcement, the restrictions at US land border crossings with Canada and Mexico were set to expire on February 21.(Pixabay)
Prior to the announcement, the restrictions at US land border crossings with Canada and Mexico were set to expire on February 21.(Pixabay)

US, Canada, Mexico extend non-essential travel restrictions till March 21

ANI, Washington [us]
PUBLISHED ON FEB 20, 2021 10:15 AM IST
The United States, Mexico and Canada extended nonessential travel restrictions till March 21 to contain the pandemic, the US Department of Homeland Security said in a statement.
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Airlines plan to ask passengers for contact-tracing details(Unsplash)
Airlines plan to ask passengers for contact-tracing details(Unsplash)

US airlines may soon be asking passengers for contact-tracing details

AP, Washington
UPDATED ON FEB 20, 2021 07:26 AM IST
  • People travelling to the United States will soon have to provide information that public health officials could use for contact tracing during the pandemic.
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The push reflects the hefty price that US taxpayers may be asked to pay as President Joe Biden seeks to follow through on his plan to both decarbonize the US economy by 2050. (Pixabay)
The push reflects the hefty price that US taxpayers may be asked to pay as President Joe Biden seeks to follow through on his plan to both decarbonize the US economy by 2050. (Pixabay)

Airlines, renewables companies push Biden to make air travel greener

Reuters, New York
PUBLISHED ON FEB 19, 2021 05:13 PM IST
US airlines and renewables companies are lobbying the Biden administration to back a big increase in subsidies for lower-carbon aviation fuel, arguing new incentives are needed to help fight climate change.
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The Gulbarga fort, an elegant example of Islamic architecture, dates back to the Bahmani kings of the 14th century. (Vishwanath Suvarna)
The Gulbarga fort, an elegant example of Islamic architecture, dates back to the Bahmani kings of the 14th century. (Vishwanath Suvarna)

Tour de forts: Meet the photojournalist who trekked to 116 citadels across Karnataka

By Vanessa Viegas
PUBLISHED ON FEB 19, 2021 05:09 PM IST
Vishwanath Suvarna’s photographs feature in his new coffee-table book. See the adventures he undertook to get them all.
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The resort has opened the piste for the February school holidays when the French traditionally decamp to the mountains. Even though lifts aren't operating, the resort is 40% full this week, according to the tourism office.(Pixabay)
The resort has opened the piste for the February school holidays when the French traditionally decamp to the mountains. Even though lifts aren't operating, the resort is 40% full this week, according to the tourism office.(Pixabay)

French resort opens single ski run, but you'll need a car to reach the top

Reuters, Courchevel, France
PUBLISHED ON FEB 19, 2021 01:41 PM IST
France's ski resorts cannot operate their lifts under the country's tight Covid-19 restrictions. But Courchevel, a favourite in normal years with Britons and Russians, has opened a single run that can be reached by car.
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Rise of tourists in J&K sign of tourism revival: minister(Pexels)
Rise of tourists in J&K sign of tourism revival: minister(Pexels)

Tourism is reviving in Jammu and Kashmir, proves the rise in number of tourists

PTI, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 19, 2021 07:29 AM IST
Union Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel, on Thursday, said that there has been a significant rise in the number of tourists coming to Jammu and Kashmir. He also added that in January 2020, 3,750 people visited Srinagar, while the number reached 19,000 in January 2021.
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Singapore's Changi Airport opens bubble for business travellers amid Covid-19(Photo by Yu Kato on Unsplash)
Singapore's Changi Airport opens bubble for business travellers amid Covid-19(Photo by Yu Kato on Unsplash)

Singapore's Changi Airport opens bubble for business travellers amid Covid-19

Bloomberg
UPDATED ON FEB 18, 2021 08:10 PM IST
Visitors to Singapore will undergo Covid-19 testing upon arrival at Changi Airport and will be able to conduct meetings with local guests and other segregated travel lane groups at the facility behind floor-to-ceiling dividers.
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n a webinar organized by lobby group Airlines UK, heads of carriers including EasyJet Plc and Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. stressed the importance of the sector to the economy and employment.(Pixabay)
n a webinar organized by lobby group Airlines UK, heads of carriers including EasyJet Plc and Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. stressed the importance of the sector to the economy and employment.(Pixabay)

UK airlines urge Johnson to lay out path for travel reopening

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 06:39 PM IST
The UK airline industry stepped up a campaign to persuade Prime Minister Boris Johnson that travel should be included in his plan to reopen the economy, calling for a clear road map to ease travel restrictions ahead of the crucial summer season.
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Robust consumption over the holidays helps put the country’s post-coronavirus economic recovery on a more sustainable footing.(Pixabay)
Robust consumption over the holidays helps put the country’s post-coronavirus economic recovery on a more sustainable footing.(Pixabay)

China’s holiday consumption withstands travel restrictions

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 04:13 PM IST
Chinese consumers splurged on restaurants, online sales and movies over the Lunar New Year holiday as travel restrictions made it difficult for many of them to make their annual trips home.
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India, which has reported the highest number of overall Covid-19 cases after the United States, detected the South African variant in four people last month and the Brazilian one in one person this month.(Unsplash)
India, which has reported the highest number of overall Covid-19 cases after the United States, detected the South African variant in four people last month and the Brazilian one in one person this month.(Unsplash)

India to test travellers from Brazil, South Africa, UK after new virus strains

Reuters, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 10:38 AM IST
India will make Covid-19 molecular tests mandatory for people arriving directly or indirectly from the United Kingdom, South Africa and Brazil in a bid to contain the spread of more infectious virus variants found in those countries.
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Spain to make quarantine obligatory for travellers(Unsplash)
Spain to make quarantine obligatory for travellers(Unsplash)

Travellers coming to Spain from South Africa, Brazil will have to quarantine

Reuters, Madrid
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 08:58 AM IST
  • Health Minister of Spain, Carolina Darias, on Wednesday, announced that all the people coming from South Africa and Brazil will have to quarantine at home for 10 days and cannot even be visited by relatives.
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Donald Trump(AP)

Donald Trump's former casino where stars played goes out with a bang

AP, Atlantic City
UPDATED ON FEB 18, 2021 08:47 AM IST
The former Trump Plaza casino was imploded after falling into such disrepair that chunks of the building began peeling off and crashing to the ground.
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India and Indonesia are among the main source countries for the construction sector, and domestic workers for helping aged as well as children of working Singaporeans.(Unsplash)
India and Indonesia are among the main source countries for the construction sector, and domestic workers for helping aged as well as children of working Singaporeans.(Unsplash)

Closing borders to India, Indonesia travellers will impact Singapore economy

PTI, Singapore
PUBLISHED ON FEB 17, 2021 11:08 AM IST
If Singapore closes its borders to travellers from India and Indonesia over Covid-19 fears, there will be widespread social and economic impact for Singaporeans.
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The government has no plans to introduce quarantines on foreign visitors. (Pixabay)
The government has no plans to introduce quarantines on foreign visitors. (Pixabay)

Spain betting on vaccine passports to revive summer tourism

Reuters, Madrid
PUBLISHED ON FEB 17, 2021 10:01 AM IST
Spain hopes the introduction of vaccination passports combined with pre-travel Covid-19 testing will allow British tourists to return to Spanish destinations this summer.
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Ahoy, matey! Houseboats in high demand as Germans book holidays close to home(Reuters)
Ahoy, matey! Houseboats in high demand as Germans book holidays close to home(Reuters)

Germany: Houseboats in high demand as travel enthusiasts book holidays near home

Reuters, Berlin
PUBLISHED ON FEB 17, 2021 07:26 AM IST
Due to the cross-border travel restrictions, people in Germany, last year, opted to take domestic vacations and, as a result, houseboats were in demand. Many expect that 2021 will be no different.
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Representational Image(Unsplash)
Representational Image(Unsplash)

Remote workers flee to $70,000-a-month resorts while awaiting Covid-19 vaccines

Bloomberg
UPDATED ON FEB 16, 2021 09:14 AM IST
Many see no reason to leave their warm-weather bunkers—not without promise of a shot back home.
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With the revival of domestic travel, emergence of recovery indicators has come to the rescue of the sector.(Unsplash)
With the revival of domestic travel, emergence of recovery indicators has come to the rescue of the sector.(Unsplash)

Domestic travel to continue aiding hotel recovery in 2021: JLL

PTI, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 07:47 PM IST
Domestic travel, which is already showing signs of recuperating, will continue to aid recovery for hotels in 2021, according to global real estate consultant JLL.
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The number of travelers through the Middle East’s tourism hub fell to 25.9 million in 2020, according to a statement.(Pixabay)
The number of travelers through the Middle East’s tourism hub fell to 25.9 million in 2020, according to a statement.(Pixabay)

Dubai airports traffic slumps 70% in 2020 due to Covid-19 lockdowns

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 01:14 PM IST
Dubai International Airport reported a 70% slump in traffic last year as restrictions in place to stem the spread of the coronavirus pandemic put the air travel industry into a tailspin.
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The UK has now vaccinated 15 million people, a platform the government hopes to use to begin reopening the economy.(Unsplash)
The UK has now vaccinated 15 million people, a platform the government hopes to use to begin reopening the economy.(Unsplash)

High-risk arrivals to UK must quarantine in hotels from Monday

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 12:13 PM IST
Passengers arriving in the UK from coronavirus hot spots will be required to quarantine in government-managed hotel rooms for 10 days starting Monday, part of an effort to stop new strains of the virus entering the country.
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Philippine to allow larger crowd inside places of worship, reopen movie theaters(Photo by Julie Ricard on Unsplash)
Philippine to allow larger crowd inside places of worship, reopen movie theaters(Photo by Julie Ricard on Unsplash)

Philippine to allow larger crowd inside places of worship, reopen movie theaters

PTI
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2021 11:23 AM IST
Amid debate fearing new coronavirus infections, Philippine government will let larger crowds inside places of worship in Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation, allowing 50% of their capacity from 30% along with reopening of movie theaters and video game arcades
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Snow-capped hills, adventure sports attract tourists to Himachal's Kufri(ANI)
Snow-capped hills, adventure sports attract tourists to Himachal's Kufri(ANI)

Tourists enjoy adventure sports on snow-capped hills in Kufri

ANI, Shimla
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 10:38 AM IST
Skiing and snow parks in Kufri have become major tourist attractions after it received fresh snowfall recently. People from all around the country are visiting to have a gala time and enjoy in the snow.
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