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SAFF U-20 Championship 2022 Featured Sports Report Sun Jul 31, 2022 9:49 PM Last updated on: Sun Jul 31, 2022 10:02 PM Indian players celebrate a goal against Nepal in a SAFF U-20 Championship game on July 31, 2022. Photo: Twitter “> Indian players celebrate a goal against Nepal in a SAFF U-20 Championship game […]

Dasara Golden Pass for theme packages

Besides attending Jumboo Savari, pass holders can visit Melukote, Kodagu, Chikkamagalur, Belur, Halebeedu bangalore: Following the state government’s decision to celebrate Dasara in a big way this year after two years of reduced festivities, the Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC) has sent a proposal to the government to launch the Dasara Golden Pass allowing […]

Maldives: Want To Swim With Whale Sharks...

Think the Maldives are all honeymoons and water villas? You may be wrong. These beautiful islands in the Indian Ocean are home to more culture and water activities than you might think. The Maldives is a tropical paradise with its idyllic overwater bungalows, soft sand and emerald water. It is almost impossible to imagine the […]

The Quarantine Guide to Camping – Luxury

What midlife campers really want in 2022 is food and feasts – on site. After all, without having to carry your own ingredients and kitchen kit (and make sure the wine stays perfectly chilled for sunsets) or go eat somewhere else, you have even more time to enjoy precious hours in outdoors with your family […]

Sohana Saba will announce good news this...

Sun Jul 31, 2022 10:46 AM Last updated on: Sun Jul 31, 2022 10:51 AM Photo: taken from Facebook “> Photo: taken from Facebook “Aayna”, “Khelaghor”, “Priyatomeshu”, “Brihannala” and “Chandragrahan” – the list of memorable films by Sohana Saba does not end there. However, the talented actress brings another piece of good news this month, […]

IND vs ZIM 2022: “Have they forgotten th

Delhi Capitals superstar Prithvi Shaw was again overlooked when the Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) announced the squad for the upcoming ODIs in Zimbabwe. The announcement comes after Prithvi Shaw had a decent season with her Indian Premier League (IPL) Delhi Capitals (DC) franchise. The 22-year-old last played for Men in Blue in […]

Man City’s outgoing transfers are a sign

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said he was saddened by the departure of Gabriel Jesus, Oleksandr Zinchenko and Raheem Sterling but that the income generated from their transfers had helped the club’s sustainability. The Premier League champions sold Jesus and Zinchenko to Arsenal for reported fees of £45m ($55m) and £30m, respectively, in the end-of-season […]

Startups tap into demand in medical tour...

The medical tourism space seems to be attracting increased interest from several startup founders. New age companies are now offering end-to-end assistance to patients visiting India from other countries for treatments and surgeries. These companies earn either on a per patient basis or through an exclusive agreement. Under the proprietary model, startups like Meditourz make […]

Birmingham celebrates cultural diversity...

Birmingham: The Commonwealth Games began with a colorful Opening Ceremony that showcased the unique diversity of the city and family of nations at Alexander Stadium on Thursday evening. Local musical icons Duran Duran and Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi starred in an evening that celebrated Birmingham’s industrial heritage and multicultural tradition, as competitors from all […]

Look at all that Travel Bazar Global has...

One of the leading tour operators in India, Travel Bazar Global has once again introduced new offers for its customers. They offer scheduled flights from international airports in India including those in all metropolitan cities such as Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore and Hyderabad at the same […]

Travel2Agent.com Launches Exclusive Thai...

Travel2Agent.com, one of India’s leading retail travel agencies, is proud to announce the most exciting travel deal for Thailand this summer! By booking a Thailand package with Centara Hotel Group between July 1, 2022 and October 31, 2022, guests will receive a 30% flat rate discount on the package price. This exclusive package also includes […]

Freedom of expression in South Asia is u...

Laxman Datt Pant is a media scholar and advocate for free and responsible media. He is the founder and chairman of Media Action Nepal (MAN) which promotes freedom of expression and the safety of journalists. This year, the Media Freedom Coalition-Consultative Network (MFC-CN) selected MAN as one of its members and then elected Pant as […]

Vakkaru Maldives and Oliver Steeds team ...

Want a vacation that makes the difference? Well, you might just want to visit the Maldives next. The award-winning Vakkaru Maldives is teaming up with ocean explorer and conservationist Oliver Steeds OBE for a week-long residency. A Deep Sea Odyssey by Vakkaru Maldives, which runs from August 27 to September 2, 2022, is a unique […]

Sri Lankan syndrome: is Bangladesh out o...

With rising global inflation and fears of an energy and food crisis looming, clouds are gathering on the economic horizon for South Asian countries. The Russian-Ukrainian war, followed by the COVID pandemic has disrupted the global economy and trade which is rocking Europe as well as South Asia. Meanwhile, Sri Lanka’s financial and political crisis […]

Cuba among the best snorkeling destinati...

The Bounce platform, specializing in tourism, has selected Cuba as the third best destination in the world to practice snorkeling, a type of dive which allows recreational exploration just below the surface of the ocean. A study shared on his site and reproduced by several media analyze which oceans and seas are the best for […]

China nearby | Trade Standard News

Shantanu Roy-Chaudhary’s book The China Factor provides good background reading for anyone wishing to assess China’s relations with some of India’s neighbors TopicsBOOK REVIEW | Literature | China The China factor: Beijing’s growing engagement in Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Bangladesh and Myanmar TO READ THE FULL STORY, SUBSCRIBE NOW FOR […]

Lollapalooza music festival to debut in ...

Lollapalooza is a very big name in the music world. Almost all the big names in the music industry, including Metallica, Paul McCartney, Lady Gaga and Kanye West, among others, have been associated with this prestigious festival. But the news here is that India will host the next edition of the Lollapalooza Music Festival, so […]

Sri Lankan parliament approves emergency...

Sri Lanka’s parliament on Wednesday approved a state of emergency imposed on July 13 to give security forces sweeping powers to arrest and detain individuals after then-president Gotabaya Rajapksa fled to the Maldives and resigned amid a massive uprising against him over the country’s economic crisis. Emergency regulations declared by the then acting president, Ranil […]

Last group of hajj pilgrims return home

The last group of hajj pilgrims who attended the pilgrimage in the year 1443 returned home. A quota has been granted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, for 453 Maldivian pilgrims this year, with only Maldives Hajj Corporation having the ability to send pilgrims for the hajj pilgrimage this year. The last group of 117 […]

Disney’s new private jet tour takes you

Walt Disney once said, “If you can dream it, you can do it.” Well, turns out old Walt might be right. Disney is now offering a new private jet adventure package that takes guests to each of the brand’s global theme parks in 24 days. (We’re sure it’s someone’s dream.) Disney fans will fly aboard […]

Want to visit Bhutan? All about the cou...

Is Bhutan politely saying that “poor Indians are not welcome”? The Himalayan country has levied steep fees for tourists as it opens its borders after the Covid-19 pandemic after two years. What is the SDF and who will pay for it? From September 23, 2022, a Sustainable Development Tax (SDF) will be imposed on tourists […]

Yotel signs the first hotel in Japan

(July 27, 2022, 11:15 +07) Yotel signed its first hotel in Japan. Scheduled to open in 2024 under a long-term management agreement, Yotel Tokyo will be located in Ginza, one of Tokyo’s most desirable and vibrant areas. The 244-room hotel will feature the brand’s latest features, including robotic concierges, motorized SmartBeds and fully integrated technologies […]

Kanchana’s warning to restrict fuel supp

“Pohottuwa Party Can’t Hide Behind New Prez” By Shamindra Ferdinando Yesterday (26), Top Samagi Jana Balavegaya (SJB) Spokesperson, MP Mujibur Rahuman said that the Cabinet of Ministers had to explain itself on the latest statement of the Minister of Power and Energy, Kanchana Wijesekera that fuel imports would be restricted for the next 12 months. […]

Judge Malcolm Simmons is introduced to t...

WESTMINSTER, LONDON, UK, July 27, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — In July 2022, the Falkland Islands welcomed their new and first female Governor, Alison Blake CMG. Ms Blake is Governor of the Falkland Islands and Commissioner for South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. She previously served as High Commissioner to Bangladesh and Ambassador to Afghanistan. Ms […]

9 tropical islands to visit in 2022 and ...

Motu Beachfront Art Villas, Ariki Adventures Sea Turtle Safari and Mooring Fish Cafe, Rarotonga. Video / GoPro Hero 9 Sarah Pollok’s bucket list of fabulous islands around the globe What makes an ultimate tropical destination? Specific features may differ depending on who you ask, but there are definitely a few things that are essential. It […]

Yas Plaza Hotels Appoints Do Van Quy as ...

Yas Plaza Hotels Abu Dhabi has appointed a new executive chef at their famous foodie’s favorite Asian restaurant in the capital, Jing Asia at Crowne Plaza Yas Island. A Vietnamese national, Do Van Quy will enter the Yas Island property directly from one of the top IHG hotels in Vietnam, the Intercontinental Danang Sun Peninsula […]

ITB Asia 2022 Reports Strong Internation...

Now in its 15th year, ITB Asia will once again be held as an in-person event at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Marina Bay Sands, Singapore from October 19-21. Asia’s leading travel industry show will bring together the world’s leading brands and companies from MICE, Corporate, Leisure and Travel technologies, providing a unique […]

Azerbaijanis can visit nearly 70 countri...

By Ayya Lmahamad Nowadays, the level of migration is constantly increasing. There are different factors that compel people to migrate or to have a second nationality. These are the wars, the low standard of living, the search for a better life, business, investment opportunities, family, etc. However, another factor that we can include in the […]

Steve Backshall on his involvement with ...

Like it or not, we are facing a pivotal moment in Earth’s history. Due to environmental impact and global warming, the future of our precious ecosystems hangs in the balance. To better understand the impact on our environment, BBC Earth has orchestrated a visionary project titled Change planet and they called on experts like British […]

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi adds Kuwait and the M...

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, an ultra-low-cost carrier based in the United Arab Emirates and partly owned by Wizz Air Holdings, recently announced an extension of its network from Abu Dhabi. The carrier will serve the Maldives island via its capital, Male, and its 5th key destination in the Gulf, Kuwait. Extend your network As demand […]

CDC adds 6 destinations to ‘high’ risk c

Editor’s note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news on when destinations open and close, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday added six destinations […]

Kings ignite celebrations with Vengeance...

Sports journalist Tue Jul 26 2022 12:00 AM Last updated on: Tue Jul 26 2022 12:00 AM Bashundhara Kings players celebrate one of their three goals against Abahani in their penultimate Bangladesh Premier League match at Kings Arena on Monday. PHOTO: FIROZ AHMED “> Bashundhara Kings players celebrate one of their three goals against Abahani […]

Indian passport holders do not need prio...

Japan, Singapore and South Korea have the most powerful passports in the world, according to the latest ranking published by Henley Passport Index. A Japanese passport offers hassle-free entry to 193 countries and remains the most powerful for the fifth consecutive year. Singapore and South Korea, which according to the latest Henley Passport Index are […]

Azerbaijan Airlines signs MoU with Boein...

(July 25, 2022, 10:28 +07) Azerbaijan Airlines signed a memorandum of understanding with Boeing for four additional 787-8s at the Farnborough International Airshow last week. The Azerbaijani flag carrier currently operates two 787-8s and intends to grow its Dreamliner fleet to 10 by 2030. “Azerbaijan Airlines was the first airline in the Caspian and Central […]

ENG vs SA live stream details – When and

England will face South Africa in the second ODI at Headingley, Leeds on July 24, Sunday. The hosts lost Game 1 by 62 points and are trailing in the series. So this is a must match for Jos Buttler and his men at a venue where they recently lost to India. As stated earlier, this […]

Indian passport holders can travel visa-...

There are 11 countries in Asia where Indian passport holders can travel visa-free or obtain a visa on arrival Representation image for an Indian passport. Photo: iStock. India is ranked 87th in the latest Henley Passport Index, which is based on official data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA). According to the latest rankings, […]

SOTC Travel inaugurates an exclusive poi...

For its customers in Faridabad, SOTC Travel has introduced a range of special offers SOTC Travel inaugurated its exclusive outlet in Faridabad. With a strategic focus to expand the company’s footprint in the high potential market of Haryana, SOTC’s new outlet is located at City Mall, Sector 12. Faridabad is an important source market for […]

Consumers in Dubai market savor Assam pi...

Guwahati: In a major push toward harnessing the export potential of naturally grown fresh pineapples from the northeastern states, the Agricultural and processed food products (APEDA) held an in-store export promotion program in Dubai on Saturday to promote Assam pineapples to consumers for wider acceptance in the Gulf countries. The Assam pineapple ‘in-store promotion show’, […]

The Hungarian company Wizz Air is flying...

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the ultra-low-cost national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today announces that it will launch two new routes from Abu Dhabi to the idyllic island paradise of the Maldives and the airline’s fifth key destination. in the Gulf, Kuwait. The new routes will offer travelers the opportunity to explore wonderful destinations, […]

How South Americans with Middle Eastern ...

SAO PAULO, Brazil: In a region where the first Arab immigrants arrived in the 19th century and where approximately 18 million people have Middle Eastern roots, Arabic cuisine has become an integral part of local cuisine in several countries in America Latin. A new generation of Arabs on the continent are now seeking to expand […]

Groundbreaking research shows great whit...

FOX Weather multimedia reporter Brandy Campbell was at Aquarium Encounters and spoke with marine biologist Kee Bligh about ways to avoid being bitten by a shark. Great white sharks are among the most feared predators, and groundbreaking new research off the coast of South Africa suggests these incredible fish found along coasts around the world […]

AGENDA-Political and general current eve...

For other journals, please see: Political and general news Main economic events Emerging Markets Economic Events Public Debt Auctions The US Federal Reserve today in Washington ————————————————– —————— This log is archived daily. ** Indicates new events ——————————————– – ———————– FRIDAY JULY 22 ** PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron receives Egyptian President Abdel Fattah […]

MMPRC launches its campaign with Travel ...

The Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has launched a campaign with Travel Daily Media. MMPRC says the campaign aims to make the Maldives more visible in the Southeast Asian market. The campaign will run from July to September 2022. Travel Daily Media is an online platform specializing in delivering travel and hospitality industry […]

The rich life and wild landscapes of Bhu...

Bhutan is a country bordering China to the north; in all other directions it has borders with India. The capital of Bhutan is Tibu, while Funchholing is the financial center. Geopolitically, Bhutan is located in South Asia and is the second smallest state in the region, with more population than the Maldives. Historically, Bhutan’s independence […]

Travel as an agent of change to help fix...

What could Venice, Mumbai, the Maldives and the Great Barrier Reef have in common? Two are magnificent repositories of age-old cultures and lively commerce. The other two offer an ocean spectacle of white sandy beaches, sun and sweat, albeit framed by the alluring blue of the foam-lined coral reefs. The answer isn’t red-faced Aussies drinking […]

Bhutan will increase visit fees

BHutan, a small Buddhist kingdom nestled in the Himalayan mountains between India and China, is known for its cliff-cling monasteries, lush jungles, peaceful people and cautious approach to tourism. Foreigners have only been allowed to visit Bhutan since 1974, and never have visitors been able to freely explore the country. Everyone traveling to Bhutan had […]

Military officers from over 90 countries...

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – More than 120 military officers from more than 90 nations toured the Statehouse on Thursday, receiving a tour of Kansas’ historic seat of government and a visit from Governor Laura Kelly. Officers attend the year-long United States Army Command and General Staff College, based at Fort Leavenworth. College officials said 122 […]

From Maldives to Sri Lanka to Jamaica an...

India is ranked 87th out of 199 passports on the Henley Passport Index, which ranks the strongest and weakest passports based on information provided by the International Air Transport Authority (IATA). 60 nations accept Indian passport holders without requiring a visa. Bangalore, first published July 21, 2022, 4:42 p.m. IST Indian passport holders do not […]

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi will expand its ever-...

Flights to Kuwait begin October 30 and strengthen Wizz Air Abu Dhabi’s commitment to the Gulf region From October 04, flights to the Maldives will begin, making the dream island paradise more accessible and affordable than ever. The routes will be operated on board Wizz Air Abu Dhabi’s newest Airbus aircraft, which is expected to […]

You can now spend over 14 mind-numbing h...

A trip to the Indian Ocean paradise of the Maldives is traditionally considered a one-of-a-kind vacation destination, usually reserved for special occasions like honeymoons, anniversaries and milestone anniversaries. Unsurprisingly, getting to the remote Maldives archipelago has never been cheap and most tourists are willing to spend big bucks on flights and accommodation. European low-cost airline […]

The rupee falls against the dollar, worr...

By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, July 21 (IANS): The fall of the rupee against the US dollar will pinch Indian parents and their wards studying and aspiring to study in this country, experts and parents have said. They also said that students can look to other countries to further their education as currencies the […]

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi to launch ultra low f...

Hello Male… Ultra Low cost and the Maldives are two terms that are rarely seen together in the same sentence, unless one or both are preceded by the word “not”. All of that is about to change however, with the news that Wizz Air Abu Dhabi – those exceptional value air travel assistants – announcing […]

Best places to visit, recreational activ...

Known as Treasure Island for its shimmering beauty and naturally blue lagoons, the Maldives is often considered the most scenic island destination in the world. Here you don’t take cars to get from one place to another, but rather boats and seaplanes. With all its natural beauties and archipelagos, there is plenty to experience in […]

From Bangkok to the Cotswolds, things to...

It looks like July has been a luxury vacation month as a string of celebrities set off on world tours to escape India’s late summers and onset of monsoons. Straight from Vicky Kaushal and his wife Katrina Kaif who flew to the Maldives to ring in the actress’ birthday with friends of Shahid and Mira […]

CDC adds five spots to ‘high’ risk categ

Editor’s note – Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news on when destinations open and close, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its “high” risk category […]

Spain is the new favorite destination fo...

All the celebrities on holiday in Spain. (courtesy: vedantmahajan10) New Delhi: While Katrina Kaif-Vicky Kaushal and their group of friends have decided to vacation in the Maldives, another group of stars have chosen Spain as their new favorite destination. Nysa, the daughter of Ajay Devgn and Kajol, was on vacation in Spain a few days […]

Inside the luxurious and high end villa ...

The Maldives are among the top vacation destinations for Bollywood celebrities. Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal are the latest B-town couple to spend a few days in the beautiful archipelago country. The couple traveled to the Maldives to celebrate Katrina Kaif’s birthday with family and friends, including Ileana D’cruz, Mini Mathur, Kabir Khan, Sunny Kaushal […]

The Indian passport gives visa-free acce...

Written by Sharmita Kar | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan India ranked 87th on the Henley Passport Index – a global passport ranking that uses data from the International Air Transport Authority (IATA) to rank the ‘strongest’ and ‘weakest’ among 199 passports . The Indian passport provides visa-free access to 60 nations. In comparison, Japan, which […]

Bulgari is about to open a private islan...

When it comes to luxury travel destinations, it doesn’t get any better than a private island. So, 200,000 square meters of pristine natural beauty on the island of Raa Atoll in the Maldives archipelago is surely the last must-see vacation spot. Recently announced by Italian luxury brand Bulgari, Bulgari Resort Ranfushi (meaning “little golden island” […]

Dheeraj Dhoopar-Niti Taylor in Jhalak Di...

Of Dheeraj Dhoopar and Niti Taylor in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10, Jannat Zubair at Munawar Faruqui on Big Boss 16, The Kapil Sharma show and more, here are the TV journalists of the day. Dheeraj Dhoopar and Niti Taylor were approached for the dance-based TV show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10. Jannat Zubair opened up about […]

Bangladeshi passport is again the 9th we...

Bangladeshi passport is in 5th position in South Asia, behind India, Bhutan and Sri Lankan passport TBS Report July 19, 2022, 5:10 p.m. Last modification: July 19, 2022, 5:14 PM Representative image. Photo: Collected “> Representative image. Photo: Collected According to the third quarter edition of the Henley Passport Index 2022, the Bangladeshi passport again […]

Malta travel rules: What are the latest ...

In just under a week, Malta will lift its final Covid-19 travel restrictions, meaning this summer should be business as usual on the small Mediterranean island nation. It was about time too, as Malta’s beautiful coves and historic architecture make for a fantastic beach break that culture vultures will also love. Here’s everything you need […]

Hottest night on record as heatwave cont...

The UK experienced its hottest night on record last night, with temperatures remaining in the mid-20s. It comes as a potential high of 41C is forecast for today as the heatwave continues, amid growing travel chaos. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps acknowledged that the UK transport network could not cope with the extreme heat and said […]

UK has hottest night on record as temper...

The UK experienced its hottest night on record as it braces for another record-breaking day on Tuesday, with temperatures set to hit 40C in a heat wave exacerbated by climate change. The Met Office has forecast temperatures to reach 41C in parts of England, where an extreme heat warning is in place, making the country […]

On tap: how the Maldives is restoring wa...

In 2014, the then president of the Maldives was forced to cut short an overseas trip to deal with an unfolding water crisis in the capital, Male. Without running water in one of the most densely populated capitals in the world, and more than a third of the population without water for drinking, bathing, cleansing […]

Maldives vacation for $3,175 for five ni...

That’s a 59% discount! We’ve said it enough times: Europe is a total and utter mess right now. Staff shortages, strikes, delays and cancellations, long lines and lost luggage have put a damper on summer travel plans. Even in the United States, things are not going well, which makes traveling stressful and expensive. So we’re […]

Afternoon briefing: Goods in packages ov...

Here are the main news, analyzes and opinions of the day. Know all about the latest news and other updates from the Hindustan Times. Here are the main news, analyzes and opinions of the day. Know all about the latest news and other updates from the Hindustan Times. Goods in packages over 25 kg will […]

On the Road: Wild and Wild Western Austr...

According to Mr. Ed Fenny, marine biologist and charismatic captain of Shark Bay Dive and Marine Safaris, it is common while scuba diving to see dolphins, turtles, tiger and lemon sharks, dugongs and rays too. As we travel by boat to the cliffs of Zuytdorp on the outer edge of the bay, he recounts the […]

Hotel investment in Asia-Pacific in the ...

BANGKOK: The recovery of the hotel sector in Asia-Pacific continued to gain momentum in 2022, with investment volumes for the first half of the year totaling US$6.8 billion*, reports JLL, international real estate broker and consulting firm. According to JLL data and analysis, investments in the first half of 2022 represent 33% year-over-year growth and […]

Return of hotel investments to pre-Covid...

SINGAPORE, 15 July 2022: The recovery of the hotel sector in Asia-Pacific continued to gain momentum in 2022, with investment volumes for the first half of the year totaling $6.8 billion. According to data and analysis from JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group, investments in the first half of 2022 represent a growth of 33.0% year-on-year […]

Sri Lanka Crisis Live Updates: Admire In...

Indian Deputy High Commissioner Vinod K Jacob on Saturday handed over dry rations worth SLR 80 million to the Probation and Child Care Department of Sri Lanka. Just over a month ago, the Sri Lankan government told its Olympic association to “forget” about taking part in the Commonwealth Games to be held in the UK. […]

IND vs ENG live stream details – When an

England and India are set to face off in the third and final ODI match of the series at Old Trafford in Manchester. The three-game ODI series is currently locked at 1-1 with the series decider set to take place on Sunday July 17. India are led by Rohit Sharma while England are enjoying a […]

The cost of coping | Political economic...

home to a quarter of the world’s population, the countries of South Asia (that’s to say, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka) have a high prevalence of common mental health conditions. 150-200 million people here suffer from anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, suicidal behavior, phobias and tobacco/drug/alcohol abuse. The World Health Organization’s […]

US-Bangla Airlines enters its 9th year o...

US-Bangla Airlines is playing a leading role in keeping Bangladesh’s airspace operational after the Corona pandemic. US-Bangla, one of the private airlines of Bangladesh, has exceeded the success story for eight years. Today (July 17), The Airlines enters its 9th year of operation. On July 17, 2014, US-Bangla started its Bangladesh Aviation journey by flying […]

Here are some of the weirdest restaurant...

On the first day of summer, the world lost one of its iconic restaurants. Hong Kong’s iconic Jumbo floating restaurant sank as the 260ft three-storey restaurant was being trailer from Aberdeen Harbor on June 21. Fortunately, no one was injured in the incident. Nick Stenning First opened in 1976, the Jumbo Floating Restaurant had been […]

Sushmita Sen jokes about the “power of n

Actress Sushmita Sen has shared a new post about ‘the power of noise cancellation’, days after her trip to the Maldives with former IPL President Lalit Modi. Taking to Twitter, Sushmita posted a photo of herself gazing out over the blue ocean. Recently, Lalit Modi announced on social media that the duo are dating. (Also […]

Pakistan Cricket Board backs Sri Lanka t...

Lahore, July 16 (IANS): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Saturday that it will support Sri Lanka to host the 2022 Asian Cup from August 27 to September 11 despite civil and political unrest in the country. Although the country is in acute crisis due to daily power cuts, rising fuel prices and […]

Travel: Discover the Milky Way from the ...

Looking from above and from afar, the hundreds of islands that make up the Maldives vaguely resemble an inverted night sky. Countless turquoise islands, sandbars, atolls and reefs scattered in a deep blue sea stand out like the stars, burning and hanging in the endless night of our universe. It’s easy to feel insignificant, small, […]

Travel news: Best destinations in 2022 a...

Editor’s Note – Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news on when destinations open and close, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — In travel news this week, Time Out and TIME both announced their annual […]

Ex-School Diplomats Say Ex-Lanka’s Presi

By Gurdip Singh Singapore, Jul 16 (PTI) Former diplomats and scholars here are of the opinion that it is within the right of ex-Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to enter Singapore for a ‘private visit’ after fleeing his country because he holds a valid passport and is not wanted for any crime. Rajapaksa, 73, landed […]

5 dream honeymoon destinations

Saint Lucia, Paris, Iceland and Dubai are the best honeymoon spots. (Family Features) Wedding season is in full swing as many lovebirds resume wedding and honeymoon plans after two years of pandemic restrictions. With an estimated 4.7 million weddings expected in 2022 and 2023, according to The Wedding Report, newlyweds are eager to celebrate their […]

Sushmita Sen follows Lalit Modi, bhabhi ...

Lalit Modi – Sushmita Sen If there’s one thing the internet is in the mood to discuss, it’s IPL founder Lalit Modi’s declaration of love for beauty queen and actress Sushmita Sen. He then shared images from their vacation in the Maldives and on the internet. it didn’t stop buzzing. And while the couple received […]

Travel: Discover the Milky Way from the ...

Milaidhoo Island. Looking from above and from afar, the hundreds of islands that make up the Maldives vaguely resemble an inverted night sky. Countless turquoise islands, sandbars, atolls and reefs scattered in a deep blue sea stand out like the stars, burning and hanging in the endless night of our universe. It’s easy to feel […]

Behind the scenes of Sushmita Sen and La...

Lalit Modi announced a “fresh start” with Sushmita Sen on Thursday. Lalit, who served as the first president of the Indian Premier League, called the actor and former Miss Universe the “better half” as they shared their photos on Twitter and Instagram. He said he was back in London after vacationing in the Maldives and […]

Follow emergency updates in Sri Lanka li...

Pakistan Tour of SriLanka – Emergency in SriLanka LIVE: The first test between Pakistan and SriLANKA is just two days away and… Tour from Pakistan to Sri Lanka – Emergency in Sri Lanka LIVE: The first test between Pakistan and SriLANKA is just two days away and the uncertainty in SriLANKA is growing with every […]

Ivana Trump dies; NSW COVID cases rise;...

Australia will fund foot-and-mouth vaccinations in Indonesia to try to stop the spread of the disease amid fears a local outbreak could decimate agriculture. The government’s $1.5 million contribution will provide at least one million doses for Indonesia’s immunization program following an official request for assistance after the disease spread in Bali. But nationals have […]

Qatar Airways will launch daily flights ...

Düsseldorf will become the fourth German destination served by Qatar’s national carrier Qatar Airways will launch daily flights from November 15 to Düsseldorf, the fourth German destination served by the flag carrier. The service will be provided by a modern Boeing 787 Dreamliner with 22 seats in business class and 232 in economy class. Qatar […]

7 Countries That Allow UAE Resident Visa...

A simple and quick getaway… Want to go somewhere for a long weekend, but hold a passport that makes it difficult to just jump to a destination without planning ahead? Well, here are some countries you can visit. Residents of the United Arab Emirates from South Africa, India, Lebanon and others will be used to […]

When and where to watch India vs England...

India vs England live stream details: When and where to watch India vs England live in your country? 2nd ODI, India Tour of Britain 2022. England and India face off in the second leg of the three-game ODI series on Thursday, July 14. The match will be played at the iconic Lord’s in London. Building […]

Phu Quoc among the 25 best islands in th...

Hon Thom Islet with turquoise waters on the island of Phu Quoc in southern Vietnam. Photo by VnExpress/Khanh Tran Phu Quoc, Vietnam’s largest island off the southern province of Kien Giang, has been selected among the top 25 islands in the world by readers of US magazine Travel+Leisure. The magazine says readers’ enthusiasm for the […]

Thailand is set to use voluntary chemica...

Reuters, Bangkok Wed Jul 13, 2022 5:49 PM Last updated on: Wed Jul 13, 2022 6:01 PM Thailand’s parliament has passed a bill that gives certain offenders the right to choose the procedure. PHOTO: EPA-EFE “> Thailand’s parliament has passed a bill that gives certain offenders the right to choose the procedure. PHOTO: EPA-EFE Thailand […]

Skyscanner reveals top 10 destinations f...

Years spent in the United States (as exciting as the national parks and Hawaii are) have Americans gagging for international adventures. Maybe that’s all Emily in Parismaybe it’s those royal goals in The Crown. However, according to a recent survey, neither France nor England are on the American wishlist in 2022. Now, this could be […]

World News Roundup: Ukraine hopes for gr...

Here is a summary of current world news. Ukraine hopes for grain export breakthrough as Istanbul talks resume Ukraine said on Wednesday that an agreement to resume grain exports blocked by Russia appeared very close as the four-party talks were set to resume, raising hopes for an end to a stalemate that has […]

All the signs Love Island winners Millie...

Former Love Island winners Millie Court and Liam Reardon have announced their separation – a year after leaving the villa. The couple took to Instagram to confirm the news that they had ended their relationship as they moved on to ‘new chapters’ in their lives – insisting they would ‘continue to be friends’. 4 Separation […]

Thomas Cook India and SOTC extend their ...

Thomas Cook India and SOTC Travel have launched Vistara Getaways, an extension of their exclusive partnership with Vistara. Following the success of Vistara Getaways, launched in 2021, to capitalize on the easing of international restrictions and the convenience of visa-free/visa-friendly short-haul destinations, the first phase of the international launch offers attractive fly-in vacations to Thailand, […]

Travel + Leisure announces its 2022 Glob...

Oaxaca, Mexico named best city in the world and Ischia, Italy wins best island overall Charleston, South Carolina Tops the list of America’s best cities, with New Orleans at #2 and Santa Fe at #3 The best resort hotel in the continental United States is Pickering House Inn in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire NEW YORK, July […]

MMPRC maintains its destination momentum...

The Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) is keeping the destination momentum going in our biggest market for this year, the Indian market, through a variety of activities and participation in the most important fairs and exhibitions. As such, MMPRC has revealed that it is hosting several exciting events, with more in the pipeline, […]

Diethelm Travel Cambodia appoints Om Vot...

(July 12, 2022, 12:20 +07) Diethelm Travel Cambodia has appointed Om Vothy Rith as General Manager. Diethelm Travel Logo With over 20 years of experience in the tourism and hospitality industry in Cambodia, Vothy has a proven track record and brings a wealth of experience to this role. Vothy is a founding member of Vidotour […]

Milaidhoo Maldives appoints David Castañ

(July 12, 2022, 12:20 +07) Milaidhoo Maldives has appointed David Castaño as Managing Director. David Castano David, a Spanish national, has extensive experience in the hospitality industry having worked in Bhutan, Cook Islands, Tanzania, Chile and New Zealand. More recently David worked as a business consultant advising hotels on how to improve their performance, and […]

Rolls-Royce commissions first test bench...

(July 12, 2022, 12:20 +07) Rolls-Royce has commissioned its first in-house test bed for mtu hydrogen engines at its Augsburg site. In 2021, Rolls-Royce announced that as part of its “Net Zero at Power Systems” sustainability program, it would realign its product portfolio so that by 2030, sustainable fuels and new mtu technologies can reduce […]

India vs England Live Stream Details – W

India and England face off in the first ODI at The Oval after the end of the T20I series. The first match will be played on July 12, Tuesday. India won the T20I series 2-1 losing the third and final T20I at Trent Bridge by 17 points. The next ODI series is not part of […]

CDC moves 4 spots to ‘high’ risk travel

Editor’s note – Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news on when destinations open and close, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has moved two South American […]

First couple met Maldivian Hajj pilgrims...

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and First Lady Fazna Ahmed met with Maldivian Hajj pilgrims at the tents in Mina, Saudi Arabia. On Monday, the first couple from the Maldives met the Maldivian Hajj pilgrims at the Mina tents. During the meeting, the President and the First Lady inquired about the welfare of the pilgrims. The […]

The number of Covid-19 cases in the Mald...

The Maldives reported 771 new cases of Covid-19. This was revealed by the Health Protection Agency (HPA) in its latest figures released on Monday. Thus, between July 3 and July 9, 192 cases were reported in the congested capital, the Greater Male region, 304 in residential islands outside the capital and 275 cases of Covid-19 […]

Thomas Cook India: & SOTC extend their e

Thomas Cook India & SOTC extend their exclusive partnership with Vistara Launch Vistara Getaways – International All-inclusive vacations ready to book and personalized; from affordable luxury to high-end options 150 vacation options in India and abroad Includes: Vistara flights, premium hotels, transfers, tours/experiences Simple, fast, end-to-end online […]

Discover the Milky Way from the Maldives...

Looking from above and from afar, the hundreds of islands that make up the Maldives vaguely resemble an inverted night sky. Countless turquoise islands, sandbars, atolls and reefs scattered in a deep blue sea stand out like the stars, burning and hanging in the endless night of our universe. It’s easy to feel insignificant, small, […]

Redefining group tours, from bespoke iti...

SINGAPORE – “Unity is strength.” This adage has gained in relevance, group travel experiencing a resurgence and not just among seniors. Google Trends showed that search volume for “group tours” – especially “small group tours” – has been on the rise for two years. But today’s group tours are different. Some are powered by influencers […]

Hilton makes its high-profile debut in t...

The Maldives is one of the most sought-after holiday destinations by travelers around the world – with a steady pace of bookings even in the past two years, when it was the first country to open its borders to international travelers during the pandemic. “The expansion of our flagship brand here underscores our commitment to […]

Gender parity a distant dream in the wor...

India was ranked 135th in terms of gender parity on Wednesday, despite improving five places from last year thanks to better performances in the areas of economic participation and opportunity. Iceland has retained its place as the most equal country in the world, followed by Finland, Norway, New Zealand and Sweden, according to the World […]

Qatar Airways Holidays expands its comme...

Qatar Airways Holidays (QRH) is set to expand its commercial footprint by increasing source markets in 2022/2023. “Qatar Airways Holidays intends to create greater value for customers by forging closer relationships with international hotel partners for its Preferred Hotel Program, while expanding its commercial footprint by increasing source markets in 2022/ 2023,” said Qatar Airways […]

Interview with Tony Hadley: “I went off

OWhen I was a kid, we used to go to Pontins, which was considered a posh holiday camp, and we had a good time in places like Brean Sands in Somerset. In 1973, my school organized a cruise on the SS Nevasa, which was a troopship from the 1950s, so not very luxurious. The trip […]

The changing scene for artists in Goa

Jul 10, 2022 | 05:02 IST The changing scene for artists in Goa The music scene in Goa was vibrant before Covid and being one of the first states to ease restrictions in the country, bands from Goa received a great response with national and international performances. The bands are now performing across the country […]

Ceylinco General Insurance will offer va...

Ceylinco General Insurance has entered into an agreement with Visa to offer attractive insurance services to all Visa cardholders across Sri Lanka at affordable rates. As Sri Lanka transitions from a largely cash-based economy to a digital economy, this partnership with Visa, the global leader in digital payments, will allow Sri Lankans to access insurance […]

Experts dig into Saudi architecture at R...

As this year’s media partner, Arab News hosted a panel discussion at the 11th Real Estate Development Summit – Saudi Arabia/Europe Edition in Barcelona, ​​highlighting the Kingdom’s heritage, sustainable development and Vision 2030. Arab News journalist Lama Alhamawi moderated the panel discussion, titled “Post-Modern Architecture – Hijazi & Salmani Architecture”, during the second day of […]

Tanmiah and Tyson Foods sign strategic p...

Global hospitality company Hilton has announced the opening of Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort and Spa, marking the expansion of its flagship brand in the Maldives. The all-villa resort offers a range of thoughtful amenities, new to the archipelago. Hilton Maldives Amingiri is the fourth resort in the company’s portfolio of brands in the country, following […]

Designing QUAD will remain Shinzo Abe’s

Friday, July 8, 2022. The day was not conducive to Indo-Japanese relations. Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, credited with strengthening ties between the two nations, has been confirmed dead after being shot dead during a campaign event in the city of Nara. According to hospital authorities, he was treated for more than 4.5 hours, […]

Husam Malki appointed General Manager of...

Dubai: New Anantara Downtown Dubai Hotel has appointed Husam Malki as General Manager. Husam takes on the role after a move from Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara, overseeing the day-to-day operations of the city’s bustling property. “I am delighted to begin this new chapter of my career at Anantara. The hotel is in a […]

Take a trip to the world’s first floatin

It may be a vacation paradise and a dream destination for honeymooners everywhere, but the beautiful archipelago of the Maldives is also one of the countries most at risk from climate change on the planet. Specifically, rising oceans that threaten to overwhelm its tropical islands which are the lowest on Earth – the highest point […]

DidaTravel extends its agreement with Ce...

DidaTravel announced a partnership expansion with Centara Hotels & Resorts (Centara), offering special rates to B2B buyers from first to 48 of Centara’s global properties. DidaTravel B2B buyers around the world will continue to have access to real-time inventory of all Centara brands – 39 properties in Thailand and the remaining nine in Oman, Qatar, […]