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New Bridge Brings Bakkhali Closer to Tourists

Diamond Harbour: Here’s a piece of news that will cheer up the globetrotting Bengalis and other tourists from all over. Bengal government on Thursday has...

In a First, Darjeeling Toy Train Starts Evening Joy Ride

Siliguri: Giving a major boost to tourism, the UNESCO World Heritage Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) has started a daily evening Toy Train service between...

Pilot Dies, Tourist Injured as Paraglider Splits Mid-air at Kalimpong

Siliguri: The pilot of a paraglider has died and a tourist has been injured while paragliding at Kalimpong in north Bengal today. The mishap happened...

Kolkata Tour Firm Cheats Rs 47-lakh From Tourists All Over India

Kolkata: A Kolkata based private tour operating firm has downed its shutters after allegedly duping tourists as much as Rs 47-lakh. Those duped are not...

After Manali, now five Bengal tourists die in Sikkim accident

Siliguri: After Manali on Sunday, now a tragic news from Sikkim, vis-à-vis tourists from Bengal. As many as five tourists from the state have died...

Bengal tourist dies in Manali accident, 9 more are injured

Barasat / Kolkata: A tourist hailing from Bengal has died and nine are injured in an accident in Manali in Himachal Pradesh. The team of...

Bengal gets new destination as CM throws open Gajoldoba tourism hub

Siliguri: Bengal has today got a new tourism destination with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee inaugurating an integrated eco-tourism hub in the north Bengal. Conceived and...

Boon for tourists: now fly direct to Sikkim from Kolkata

Siliguri: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurating Sikkim’s first airport at Pakyong, some 33-km off the state capital Gangtok, tourists from Kolkata will...

North Bengal tourism body inks MoU with Nepal counterpart

Siliguri: Two prominent bodies of tourism service operators from north Bengal and Nepal have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to boost transborder tourism...

Bengal to divert housing funds for homestay tourism

Siliguri: Homestay, which is the new buzzword in the tourism landscape of Darjeeling-Sikkim region, is set for a major boost. West Bengal government has decided...

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