Life Style

Acche Din! India registers booming growth in income, as over 7.23 lakh Tourists arrived in September

Tourism sector day-by-day is getting more strengthened effectively due to various efforts were taken by the government of India. Growth in tourism led a massive surge in the economy of a country. Notably, the Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTA) have registered whopping growth of 11% in August 2017 in the country. The number of FTAs in September 2017 were 7.23 lakh with the growth rate of 18.8% as compared to FTAs of 6.08 lakh in September 2016 and 5.43 lakh in September 2015...

Read More

Karan Johar announces mega project Brahmastra with Big B

After the Stupendous box office performance of Baahubali series, Ace director & film Producer Karan Johar is all set for his latest outing with Big B Amitabh Bachchan. ..

Read More

Film industry happily welcomes eminent actor Anupam Kher as new chairman of FTII

The veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher has been appointed as the new Chairman of Film and Television Institute of India, the most famous film school in the country. He is replacing ex-chairman Gajendra Chauhan was appointed to the post in June 2015. Kher’s experience both in acting and administrative work of institutes is unquestionable as he already headed Central Board of Film Certification and the National School of Drama...

Read More

Paryatan Parv - A Call for Indian Diaspora – Dekho apna Desh

The soul of ‘Paryatan Parv- Dekho Apna Desh’ is spreading its wings and enticing overseas Indian Community to come and see ‘Bharat - Apna Desh’, the land where their forefathers were born...

Read More

Non-veg consumers posing existential threat to biodiversity, warns WWF

Non-vegetarian diet consumption is destroying world’s valuable and vulnerable regions, as vast amount of land is needed to produce animal food, according to a report...

Read More

Indulge your soul in peace and serene ambience of world’s second largest ‘Tawang Monastery’ in Arunachal Pradesh

Thinking about a peaceful escape in the arms of extraordinary beauty- where soul gets it food making it happy? Tawang Monastery offers to serve the bliss. Tawang Monastery or Tawang Gompa is India’s largest and Asia’s second largest monastery. Situated on a mountain in the town of Tawang at an altitude of over 3000 m, Tawang Monastery is one of the most important Buddhist sites in the world...

Read More

Royal treat for eyes: Watch the trailer of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s historical epic ‘Padmavati’

The most awaited ‘Padmavati’- The Sanjay Leela Bhansali film’s trailer was launched today. The masterful piece displaying the ‘royalty’ and ‘elegance’- serves a royal treat to eyes. Grand tribute to the ‘Rajput’, Starring Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are just into their characters. What a visual delight!..

Read More

‘Paryatan Parv’ achieves successful fervour in the country; states’ organize events to boost Indian tourism

To uplift the tourism industry in India, Minister Dr. Mahesh Sharma had started with the twenty-day mega event, Paryatan Parv. On its 4th day of Parv, Indian tourism offices in Goa, Patna and Kolkata organized various activities including Heritage Walks, a ‘Run for Incredible India’ and quiz contests for students to promote ‘Dekho Apna Desh’ as part of the Paryatan Parv celebrations...

Read More

Movies can play important role in eliminating menace of terrorism and radicalism: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

“Movie can play important role in exposing and eliminating the menace of terrorism and radicalism,” said Union Minority Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi while speaking at 'Global Film Tourism Conclave'. Stating that India has all the facilities and resources to become a "film tourism hub, movies can play an important role in exposing and eliminating the menace of terrorism and radicalism, said Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi. The event 'Global Film Tourism Conclave' was organised by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry ..

Read More

‘Paryatan Parv’ creates a magical air of tourism across country; people participated in the campaign with zeal

By showcasing the cultural diversity of India, Tourism Ministry inaugurated a twenty-day mega event ‘Paryatan Parv’ across the country. On its 2nd day, ‘Paryatan Parv’ wave spread all over the country creating a climate of tourism from Gurdaspur in the North to Kovalam in the South up until Portblair, with Ahmedabad in the west to Shillong in the east. The netizens on Twitter took up to sharing their interesting travel pictures under the #IncredibleIndia and #ParyatanParv2017...

Read More

Paryatan Parv inaugurated to showcase cultural diversity of country

With an aim to draw focus on the benefits of tourism, showcasing the cultural diversity of the country and reinforcing the principle of “Tourism for All”, the twenty-day mega event ‘Paryatan Parv’ was inaugurated in New Delhi. The ‘Paryatan Parv’ will be organized across the country...

Read More

Kazuo Ishiguro wins 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature

Celebrated English author Kazuo Ishiguro has been nominated for the Nobel Literature Prize 2017. Hailing the contribution of Ishiguro, Swedish Academy said, “Ishiguro has written “novels of great emotional force” and “uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world”...

Read More

Tourism Minister celebrates successful ‘Swacchta Pakhwada’ campaign with media

Tourism Ministry this year brought out a revolutionary change in the country by initiating ‘Swacchta Pakhwada’. The cleanliness movement was observed from September 16 to October 2 with various cleanliness activities/programmes at the premises of its offices/ educational institutions/ prominent tourist places etc. All educational institutes under Ministry of Tourism adopted at least one tourist place to maintain cleanliness in a sustainable way. Tourism Minister Alphons Kannanthanam briefed media ..

Read More

Society must shun the stereotypical mindset towards women: Prabhas

Young Rebel Star Prabhas who is gearing up for his trilingual action thriller Saaho said that he would lend his own voice for the Hindi version of Saaho. In a recent interaction with Hindi daily Navbharat Times, the handsome hunk shared his new experience about learning Hindi “I can understand litter bit, it’s not that difficult, enjoying my learning phase” said Prabhas. On his first ever collaboration with beautiful Shraddha Kapoor Prabhas said that Shraddha is an exquisite performer to work with...

Read More

Jharkhand turns into a stage for film promotions; Anupam Kher meets CM Raghubar Das for his upcoming venture #RanchiDiaries

Actor Anupam Kher who has gone international to work in the Oscar winning movies has recently produced his first film-Ranchi Diaries. To commence the promotions of the film, Kher visited Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das along with the actors of the film- Himansh Kohli, Soundarya Sharma and Sattwick Mohanty. The film unit thanked him for the support that the government extended to the film. ..

Read More

Aimless in life? Pack your bags and travel solo to find new inspiration; 5 tips for solo women travelers

Travelling alone can unearth experiences that are otherwise unattainable when navigating with a group. In every person’s life, comes this one point where they stand aimless, not knowing which path to opt. It is very normal but a crucial decision. So, do not worry! Travelling can put you and your mind in ease for further contemplation on choosing a career. ..

Read More

Vivek Agnihotri to craft film on Lal Bahadur Shastri

Veteran film director Vivek Agnihotri is all set for his upcoming flick based on the life of India's second Prime Minister, Lal Bahadur Shastri. On the 113th birth anniversary of Shastri, the director informed about his new venture based on the mysterious death of Lal Bahadur Shastri...

Read More

Very Happy Birthday to our Melody Queen Lata Mangeshkar for bewitching us with her magical voice

Age is just the number where our beloved Melody Queen Lata Mangeshkar turned 88. Wishing our Lata Didi a very ‘Happy Birthday’ gave the soul to music. Melodious Lata Mangeshkar has always spelt the magic with her soulful voice. Happy Birthday, Lata Didi, May you live long and keep bewitching us...

Read More

Not signed any project with Prabhas says Spyder Director Murugadoss

A.R. Murugadoss, who helmed the Mahesh Babu starrer Spyder has clarified that he has not signed any film with Young Rebel Star Prabhas. Negating all the media reports on his new venture with Baahubali star, Murugadoss stated even though he had personal interaction with Prabhas who is currently shooting for his next outing Saaho, both celebs had no exchange of words on next project of Murugadoss...

Read More

Wishing ‘Google’ a very Happy Birthday! 19 year old has colourful games for you to celebrate vibrantly

When we are confused, we Google it; when we want an answer, we Google it; Looking for locations, we still Google it… Google has become our ‘invisible’ yet vital part of our lives. Wishing our ’Google’ a very Happy Birthday, on its 19th birth year today Google has very sweet and colorful surprising games for ‘Googlers’ like us. Happy Birthday Google!..

Read More

#WorldTourismDay : Encourage yourself in travelling the world beyond!

A journey is much more beautiful than the destination. And it’s very true. The journey gives us satisfaction and so does travelling. On this World Tourism Day, let’s forget about the top 10 destinations in the world. In fact, every place has its own charm, be it a village in ruins or a small tired town. Let’s celebrate ‘travel experiences’ and its importance on this World Tourism Day 2017. ..

Read More

Indo European Business Forum to fate Pawan Kalyan for his pro-people initiatives

Recognizing the social initiatives of actor and founder of Jana Sena party Pawan Kalyan, a London based non-profit organization Indo-European Business Forum has decided to fete the veteran actor with this year’s Indo European Business Forum (IEBF) Excellence Award...

Read More

President Kovind to present ‘National Tourism Awards’ tomorrow along with Minister, KJ Alphons

Ministry of Tourism presents National Tourism Awards to various segments of the travel and tourism industry every year. And marking this day, President Ramnath Kovind will present the awards from the travel, tourism and hospitality industry tomorrow at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi. ..

Read More

No new assignments on cards, waiting for yet another heart touching story: S.S. Rajamouli

For the first time refuting all media reports about his new outing after the stupendous success of Baahubali series maverick director S.S. Rajamouli said that he is not engaging any project like Mahabharata which is his dream project. As reported by Business Standard the ace director said that he is enjoying the much-needed break after spending several years for his pet project...

Read More

Pink rivers doesn’t only exist in fairy tales, but on Earth too!

We are not bluffing. There’s a real pink bubble gum coloured river in Canada. The Cameron Falls in Alberta Wateron Lakes National Park is a rare sight worthy of any travelling experience. The river has crystal-clear water but on abnormal days, these falls are nothing short of a miracle. ..

Read More

Applauds for Newton! Wins an entry to Oscars 2018 with standing ovations from the critics'

Not a commercial film but a well-laced film, Newton enters the race to Oscars 2018. Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao broke loose the news on Twitter. The Film Federation of India (FII), an autonomous trade body authorized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences selected Newton for the Oscars this time. ..

Read More

Islamabad is more popular and visited than Ibiza, among UK air travelers

One of the party capitals in the world is Ibiza. Situated in the mesmerizing archipelago of Spain, Ibiza is known for the lively nightlife. But it seems like that the tastes of tourists have changed. Yes, according to new figures, Islamabad is one of a host of surprising destinations to be high on British travellers’ agendas leaving behind Madrid, Ibiza and Berlin. ..

Read More

SS Rajamouli, Super Star Rajinikanth extends support for 'Swachhata Hi Seva' campaign

Responding to the request of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Baahubali director SS Rajamouli extended his full support for the noble cause of Swachh Bharat. ..

Read More

Language is no barrier, strong content is important: Prabhas

Young rebel star Prabhas, who is busy in the shooting of his power-packed trilingual flick Saaho narrated that he has no plans to sign the straight Hindi film even though he is flooded with lots of offers after Baahubali...

Read More

Celebrate Motherhood with ‘Breastmilk Jewellery’ as it makes special for Mommy-Child to cherish their bond

How you define the bond between ‘Mom’ and ‘Child’? Special? Immortal? Selfless? And the list goes on! There is this good soul, named Preethi Vijay who creatively makes jewellery from ‘breast milk’. Yes jewellery transformed from breast milk are already making rounds in the markets...

Read More

India registers whopping growth in income, as over 7.24 lakh Tourists arrived in August

The economy of the country is blooming with a whopping day by day as the tourism sector is strengthened effectively. Notably, the Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTA) have registered whopping growth of 11% in August 2017 in the country. The number of FTAs in August 2017 were 7.24 lakh as compared to FTAs of 6.52 lakh in August 2016 and 5.99 lakh in August 2015...

Read More

‘Restaurant of Order Mistakes’ will strikingly not deliver your food correctly but will make you visit again!

Eating out can be a stressful experience for those who are indecisive. You can’t make up your mind on what to order. Whatever you order ends up with food envy and regret. But there’s one restaurant in Japan where that won’t be an issue because the likelihood is that you won’t receive what you ordered anyway- so you won’t blame yourself if you choose something less delicious. The Restaurant of Order Mistakes has just opened in Tokyo and it only hires waiters with dementia. ..

Read More

Come, Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival invites you to the mesmerizing world of cinema

Want to experience the small world of North-East cinema defining different genres under one umbrella? Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival is about to bring you the mesmerizing experience for the cinema lovers from tomorrow. Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival will be held on September 15, 16 and 17, 2017 at Pragjyoti ITA Centre, Machkhowa, and Guwahati...

Read More

Prabhas to attend the audio launch function of Mahanubhavudu

Young Rebel star Prabhas, who is gearing up for his much sought after action thriller Saaho will mark his presence at the at the audio launch of Sharwanand starrer Mahanubhavudu. Bankrolled by U.V. Creations, which is the home production of Prabhas the flick is helmed by Maruthi Dasari...

Read More

AR Murugadoss pats Mahesh Babu, appreciates his passion for 'Spyder'

After helming blockbuster flicks like Ghajini and Thuppakki veteran film maker AR Murugadoss is back with his appealing art of storytelling. With his maiden association with the Handsome hunk, Mahesh Babu duos are coming with the power packed spy thriller 'Spyder' which will hit the screens on September 27...

Read More

CBFC Chief Prasoon Joshi conducts first board meeting to refine film certification process

The CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification) has decided to refine the movie certification by calling out for the first board meeting of the newly formed Censor Board. The meeting was held on Monday and attended by Gautami Tadimalla, Jeevitha Rajashekar, Mihir Bhuta, Naresh Chandra Lal, Neil Scott Nongkynrih, Ramesh Patnage, TS Nagabharna, Vani Tripathi Tikoo, Vidya Balan, Vivek Agnihotri and Waman Kendre. Also present was CEO Anurag Shrivastava...

Read More

Know the tales of heroes who secure safety of the nation every day; read ‘India’s Most Fearless”

The group of people for whom we are living safely in India are the real-life heroes. The heroic tales of them if written in the world will never seem less spin chilling than the action films. “India’s Most Fearless: True Stories of Modern Military Heroes” is a book full of those tales from India’s recently most discussed army operation, “Surgical Strike”. The book covers fourteen true stories of extraordinary courage and fearlessness...

Read More

Novelists to get their ‘appreciation’ as ‘Anupam Kher Award’ will be presented to Novels

We have awards for movies, songs, actors, direction etc… but now even novels will be considered. Actor Anupam Kher has initiated this move that he will start an award for Best Debut Marathi Novel, which will be presented in Pune International Literary Festival (PILF), 2018...

Read More

And the wait is over…here is the first episode of web series Social

And the wait is over… the Makers of Rana Daggubati Starrer web series Social has launched its first episode on streaming platform Viu. The much sought after digital project ‘Social’ will have 13 segments which will comment on the present state of Social media...

Read More

TiE Hyderabad: Producer Shobu Yarlagadda to unveil the journey of Baahubali series

After the stupendous Success of Baahubali series, the legendary producer Shobu Yarlagadda is all set to unfold the astonishing journey of Baahubali. Yarlagadda who is co-founder and CEO of Arka Mediaworks, a film production company will share the chronicles of Baahubali on the platform of TiE Hyderabad The producer of highest grossing Indian multilingual film Baahubali will address the gathering on September 8 where he will narrate the intriguing five-year journey of epic drama which broke all the ..

Read More

Toronto Film Festival 2017 kickstarts today; Priyanka Chopra to present ‘Pahuna’ at the festival

The 42nd Toronto Film Festival is a big affair thisyear and we can’t for it to start. All eyes from the Oscar jury will lie upon TIFF for the screenings. Whole of Hollywood descended on the Canadian city to premiere the major releases that will dominate cinemas this winter - and, they hope, the Oscars next March. ..

Read More

India is incredible with its unity in diversity; the seven minutes in “Vaadi-e-Kashmir” will again make you proud

Kashmir, the paradise on earth is a beautiful natural heritage of India. In a lifetime, every Indian wants to visit Kashmir; even foreign nationals are also always attracted to Kashmir. But due to terrorism, separatist issue the queen of beauty is gradually losing its charm among travelers. Terrorism may take away the regional peace but the natural beauty with which the place is enriched that never can be taken away. Standing in such a scenario, a short film called “Vaadi-e-Kashmir” to spread the ..

Read More

“Sharadotsav” app coming up to guide outsiders who want to explore Kolkata during Durga Puja

The famous Durga Puja of Bengal, especially Kolkata attracts visitors from different parts of the country, even foreign visitors. The city flooded with lakhs of people in festive mood may confuse new people in the city. To help the outsiders during Durga Puja, West Bengal State Tourism Ministry is coming up with a new app, “Sharodotsav”...

Read More

It's Saaho time… says Shraddha Kapoor

Actress Shraddha Kapoor, who has been roped in for the much anticipated multi lingual action thriller Project Saaho is all set to join the sets of her latest flick with Baahubali actor Prabhas. Recently in an interview with Deccan Chronicle, enthusiastic Shraddha informed that she is really excited to share the screen with young rebel star Prabhas. “I feel happy that I am part of this project. It’s a fabulous character and a great story. said, actress. She further added that currently, she is now ..

Read More

Enthralling Konkan’s ‘Panoramic’ experience soon for tourists through Indian Railways

Travelling in railways will get more adventurous and enthralling as Central Railway is in plan to bring 360-degree travel experience in its coaches. That’s wow as tourists will get the whole view, especially those travelling on the Konkan route...

Read More

Integral humanism is basic mantra behind all joys of life

Shivraj Singh Chouhan..

Read More

Viu Social web series: First look poster reveals intense role of Rana Daggubati

The much anticipated first look poster of multi-starrer web series ‘Social’ is out now. The poster reveals the anchoring role of ace actor Rana Daggubati who is all set for his maiden stint on a digital platform. The first look poster also features all the other characters besides Rana...

Read More

Legendary Director Gunasekhar to craft the story of demon king Hiranyakashyap

After the historic venture of Rudramadevi, director Gunasekhar is all set for his new mythological flick based on the story of Hiranyakashyap. According to media reports, the iconic director is planning to join hands with Baahubali actor Rana Daggubati who will play the character of powerful asura Hiranyakashyap...

Read More

Makers of web-series 'Social' unveils its first look

Makers of India’s most awaited bilingual web-series Social unveiled its first look on twitter. The first look poster aptly depicts the impact of social media and its ramifications on consumers of new media technology. Viu, a premium digital space will be launching a new edition of web series called ‘Social’. Directed by Shashi Sudigala, the power packed action thriller will hit the screens in the month of September...

Read More

After Saaho Young Rebel Star Prabhas to join hands with Krishnam Raju

Basking in the success of S S Rajamauli's Baahubali series, young rebel star Prabhas is all set to sign his third flick with his uncle Krishnam Raju. According to media reports, Prabhas will share the screen with Rebel star Krishnam Raju who is one of the most successful actors and producers in Telugu film industry. In 2009 Prabhas and Krishnam Raju were teamed up in the project Billa where Prabhas had played the role of international don and his uncle eased the role of a cop...

Read More

Streaming platform Viu to launch India’s first bilingual web series

Viu, a premium streaming platform will be launching a new edition of web series called ‘Social’. This will be the first bilingual fiction based web-series which will touch upon the various aspects of social media and its impact on society especially focusing youth. According to media reports, the much-anticipated web series is all set to hit the digital space in the second week of September...

Read More

Maharashtra became 1st Indian state from where around 60,000 tourists visited Australia in 2016-2017

Maharashtra topped to become the Indian state from where around 60,000 tourists visited Australia. Highest no. of tourists from Maharashtra made the state to rank on top, now the country is expecting around 300,000 Indian visitors by 2020...

Read More

Director SS Rajamouli unveils the motion poster of Chiranjeevi’s 151st flick

On the 62nd birthday of actor Chiranjeevi, Baahubali director SS Rajamouli unveiled the motion poster and first look of Chiranjeevi’s 151st flick Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. Popularly known as Mega Star, Chiranjeevi will share the silver screen with legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan. The makers have teamed up renowned music composer AR Rahman for this magnum opus...

Read More

Raising social issues in films is not propaganda

Akshay Kumar..

Read More

Big B Amitabh Bachchan join hands with Chiranjeevi for Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy

Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan is all set to join hands with mega star Chiranjeevi for his upcoming biopic based on the life of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. According to sources the Super Star will share the screen with Chiranjeevi and will be seen in a pivotal role in this flick. Big B Amitabh Bachchan is currently shooting for the new season of Kaun Banega Crorepati. The actor will be seen in 102 Not Out with Rishi Kapoor. Directed by Umesh Shukla, the film is slated to release on December 1, 2017...

Read More

Won't quit Indian cinema for Hollywood films

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan..

Read More

Famous lyricist Prasoon Joshi appointed as new chairperson of CBFC; bunch of famous film persons on board

The famous writer Prasoon Joshi has been appointed as Chairperson of Central Board of Film Certification. He was appointed with immediate effect for a period of three years. Prasson Joshi is replacing former chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani. Previous CBFC Chairperson was coated with layers of controversies for his irrational cut orders in Film...

Read More

Netflix teams up with Baahubali franchise, grabs streaming rights for Rs25.5 crore

After shattering all the box office records worldwide, SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus Baahubali franchise is all set to enthrall the global audience of 192 countries as Streaming platform Netflix has grabbed the rights of Baahubali series for Rs25.5 crore. As reported by The Mint, confirming about the development producer of Baahubali series and co-founder and CEO of Arka Mediaworks Shobu Yarlagadda said, “We are very happy and excited to partner with Netflix. Theatrically, it is not possible to reach ..

Read More

While promoting ‘Toilet-Ek Prem Katha’, Akshay Kumar encourages people to participate in a cleanliness drive ‘Swachchathon’

Akshay Kumar while promoting his social driven film ‘Toilet-Ek Prem Katha’ also tied up with the Union Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation to foster the ‘Swachchathon’ which serves to fulfill the dream of Prime Minister Modi of ‘Swachch Bharat’...

Read More

History stands in front of London as 70ft rail mail will publicly be open in September

Deep below London's bustling streets, a piece of once-vital communications technology will soon be roaring back into life after years of disuse - a train...

Read More

Tourism sector has ability to boost both economy and Jobs in country: Nitin Gadkari

New Delhi, August 9: Union Shipping and Surface Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that the government is committed to creating the right environment for promoting cruise tourism in the country. Speaking at Dawn of Cruise Tourism in India - an inte..

Read More

Struggling with sleep deprivation during office hours? Check out the nap cafes across the world

Ever heard of ‘nap cafés’? Well, they do exist. Nap café is a place where a jet-lagged traveler is welcome to take a power nap in the middle of the day. From Tokyo to London, lists of cities have embraced the idea of ‘nap cafes’. One of the newest additions is Madrid, which saw the opening of Spain’s first sleep café earlier this summer, called Siesta & Go. ..

Read More

Bon Voyage Peeps! France remains world’s favourite tourism destination

France had and has been the favourite from Europe for everyone, and why not? Paris alas the romantic capital of the country and we all know how everyone dreams to stay in Paris for even a night. With all the love for France, the country has been renounced to be the world’s ‘favourite’ tourism destination in 2016 defying the concerns of terror attacks, according to the UN’s World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). ..

Read More

Grow with more books! Govt working on National Book Promotion Policy

The more we are entering the digital age, the more everyone is losing their reading habit. Reading does not only increase knowledge but also develops a personality, the point of view, and lifestyle. To promote reading and books, the two-day national seminar was organized by National Book Trust. The trust has already touched 60 years. ..

Read More

Four years of Baahubali taught me a lot: Prabhas

Young Rebel star Prabhas after venturing the ginormous Baahubali series who is gearing up for his upcoming actioned Packed Movie Saaho. Sharing his Baahubali moments the handsome hunk said, "Fours is a very long time. It is also precious for an actor. Spending 4 years for Baahubali taught me a lot.” Said Prabhas. The actor further added that he is ready to spend quality time like Baahubali if the script and content appeal...

Read More

UK based production house joins hands with Rana Daggubati

After the gigantic success of S S Rajamauli’s Baahubai series super star Rana Daggubati is all set for his first mega international assignment. Appreciating Rana’s acting skills and passion for the cinema leading international production house London Digital Movie & TV Studios has roped in Baahubali actor Rana Daggubati for its upcoming project...

Read More

INCREDIBLE INDIA! From New York to Tokyo, Indian tourist destinations are now promoted everywhere

The Ministry of Tourism, as part of its on-going activities, regularly releases print, electronic, online and outdoor media campaigns in the international markets, under the “Incredible India” brand-line, to promote various tourism destinations and products of India with the objective of increasing foreign tourist arrivals to the country. The Ministry also promotes various tourism destinations and products through its website and publicity and promotional material produced from time to time. These ..

Read More

Lyca Productions bags Tamil theatrical rights of Mahesh Babu’s Spyder

Ahead of its official trailer releases, renowned production house Lyca Productions has acquired the Tamil theatrical rights of Super Star Mahesh Babu’s upcoming film Spyder. Under the direction of the legendary director, AR Murguadoss, Spyder is a Tamil-Telugu bilingual made with the gigantic budget of Rs 110 crore. This will be the debut Tamil movie of Telugu star Mahesh Babu has dubbed his own voice for the Tamil version.The film will hit screens on September 29...

Read More

Sai Pallavi praises Shruti Haasan for Premam

Appreciating the role of Shruti Haasan in the Telugu version of in Premam, Fidaa girl Sai Pallavi said that Shruti has done a fabulous job in Premam. “one should not get into conclusions just by looking at the trailer” said Sai. Sharing her personal experience, after her rousing debut in the Telugu film industry the Premam girl, stated that she personally felt bad for trolling of Shruti. “Even I have faced the trolling by some section of fans for my new look in Fidaa.”..

Read More

For the 1st time, Kerala brings ‘Literary Festival’ for women to explore talent and pen down their hearts

For the first time, Kerala is set to host its first literary festival for women. The fest will not be just about a few women penning down stories and poetry, or staging skits or dramas, and winning prizes. They will showcase their talents in three events - story writing, poetry writing and theatre...

Read More

All Balaya babu fans get ready for Paisa Vasool trailer

After the gigantic role of Gautamiputra Satkarni veteran actor Nandamuri Balakrishna is gearing up for his upcoming silver screen entry with Puri Jagannath’s film Paisa Vasool. This will be the 101 st film of Balaya babu which will hit the screens on 29 September. This is for the first time the super star has teamed up with Puri Jagannath...

Read More

Jr NTR pumps the rating of Star Maa Channel

With his power packed anchoring, Young Tiger NTR has captured the space of small screen within no time. The energetic Tarak is putting all his wait for the success of Big Boss Telugu. Jr NTR has been shooting continuously for his upcoming film Jai Lava Kusa in Pune and on weekends he is focusing on Big Boss. As reported by Deccan Chronicle, he has been shooting back-to-back for over 30 days now...

Read More

Tired of road traffic? Try swimming to work like Benjamin David

The world has become so advanced. Majority of us possess a mode of transportation like a car or a bike to go to work. With so much rush on roads, the rate of traffic is booming higher and higher these days. A smart man named Benjamin David from Munich, Germany in a rare case travels to office by swimming 2 km in the Isar river to cut the traffic on roads. How brilliant is that!..

Read More

Tourism Ministry lays out list of facilities provided at temples, monuments and tourist spots

Indian temples and monuments are the most visited places by tourists. The pristine archaic monuments and sacred temples in India have one of the unique and age old architecture. Keeping in mind of the million tourists arriving India every year, Archaeological Survey of India have implemented various tourist amenities and maintenance of the forts that fall under their jurisdiction...

Read More

Tamannaah gets honorary doctorate for her contribution to South Indian films industry

Actress Tamannaah Bhatia was awarded an honorary doctorate by Confederation of International Accreditation Commission, an International non-governmental, private self-financed quality assurance body for her contribution to the South Indian film industry...

Read More

Jai Lava Kusa’s mega audio launch on August 12

After the captivating and stunning first look teaser of Jr NTR’s upcoming movie Jai Lava Kusa, fans are waiting for the pre-release and music launch of Jai Lava kusa. With alluring background music and marvelous dialogue delivery of Tarak, film’s teaser introducing Jai’s character has broken all the records on social media. The makers are planning to unveil the second teaser featuring the Young Tiger’s Lava character in the first week of August...

Read More

Baahubali Stars Rana Daggubati and Tamannaah Bhatia to attend this year’s India Day parade

On the auspicious occasion of India’s 71st Independence Day Baahubali Stars Rana Daggubati and Tamannaah Bhatia will be attending this year’s India Day parade in New York. Organized by the Federation of Indian American Associations, both celebrities will grace the occasion on August 20 in New York in order to celebrate India’s 71st Independence Day...

Read More

Ministry of Tourism sanctions Rs.180 Cr to boost the tourism infrastructure of Telangana

In order to boost tourism infrastructure of Telangana, Tourism Minister Dr Mahesh Sharma while talking in Lok Sabha said that the central government has sanctioned Rs.180 Crore in the newly created Telangana...

Read More

Ministry of Tourism sanctions Rs.180 Cr to boost the tourism infrastructure of Telangana

In order to boost tourism infrastructure of Telangana, Tourism Minister Dr Mahesh Sharma while talking in Lok Sabha said that the central government has sanctioned Rs.180 Crore in the newly created Telangana...

Read More

You need talent, not family name to succeed

Ayushmann Khurrana..

Read More

Recalling ‘Man of Iron Will’, Ajay Devgan released fiery poster of ‘Taanaji-The Unsung Warrior’

While the poster of ‘Tanaji-The Unsung Warrior’ has been out on twitter, Actor Ajay Devgan is trying to play the historical yet ferocious character of ‘Tanaji Malusare’- one of the brave and famous Maratha warriors after Chattrapati Shivaji Maharaj and a name which is synonymous with valor and heroism...

Read More

I am big fan of Sekhar Kammula : Actor Varun Tej

Appreciating Sekhar Kammula’s approach towards filmmaking young actor Varun Tej, said that he is a big fan of director Kammula’s style of storytelling. Speaking to the media about his upcoming film Fidaa the charming Varun said, “Sekhar sir doesn't like to go overboard for the sake of satisfying a section of the audiences. He brings a lot of realism to his work."..

Read More

When Rajamauli clicks snap with Jogendra…

Coming out as a big surprise for Bhalladeva aka Rana Daggubati when Baahubali director SS Rajamauli today clicked some pictures with newly launched augmented reality mobile app by the makers of Rana’s upcoming political flick Nene Raju Nene Mantri’s. Known for his love for technology wizard Rajamauli went to a cinema hall and experienced the charm of the newly tossed interactive platform and got a picture with Radha and Jogendra...

Read More

Jane Austen will be the new face on Britain’s £10 plastic note

The most-acclaimed novelist of the 19th century, Jane Austen, also considered as a literary icon will be the new face of the first ever plastic £10 note. Yes, the author of Pride and Prejudice (1813), Sense and Sensibility (1811) amongst others is one of the most celebrated novelists in the whole of Britain. Popularly known as “tenners” in Britain, the new note will be available to the public from September...

Read More

Now SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali tops BARC ratings

After storming box office with its unstoppable journey of 75 days SS Rajamauli’s Baahubali franchise has concurred yet another record but this time the platform is Television. The much-celebrated magnum opus has attained the top position in the field of TRP...

Read More

India registers whopping growth in tourism sector by Foreign Tourist Arrivals in June 2017

Tourism giving a boost to the economy of India, Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) during the month of June 2017 was Rs.13,088 crore as compared to Rs. 10,677 crore in June 2016 and Rs.9,564 crore in June 2015. Whereas, Foreign Tourists Arrival (FTA) during the month of June 2017 were 6.70 lakh as compared to FTAs of 5.47 lakh in June 2016 and 5.12 lakh in June, 2015...

Read More

Short film competition organised to promote awareness of accessibility for differently-abled

In order to create awareness on Accessible India Campaign and to promote various schemes for Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan) among common masses, the ‘Short Film Competition on Divyangjan Sashaktikaran-2017’ is organised for all...

Read More

Rana Daggubati unveils interesting stuffs for Nene raju nene mantri

In order to engage the fans with interactive stuff Actor Rana Daggubati today kick-started the promotional activity for his upcoming political drama Nene raju nene mantri which will hit the screen on August 11...

Read More

Mahesh Bahu fixes September 27 for Spyder

The Handsome hunk Mahesh Bahu’s much anticipated 'Spyder' will hit the screens on September 27. According to media reports, the makers of Spyder are planning to unveil the teaser on July 20, on the occasion of Mahesh Babu's daughter Sitara's birthday and the trailer on August 9, on the eve of Mahesh Babu's birthday...

Read More

Saudi launches 6 tourism initiatives to stimulate employment, economy under ‘Vision 2030’

Saudi Arabia with an aim to meet all the agendas under Vision 2030, launched six major initiatives to stimulate the travel and tourism industry. Notably, tourism is a major driver of the Saudi economy with its huge employment-generating potential...

Read More

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Narendra Damodardas Modi the making of a legend’

The Coffee Table Book, “Narendra Damodardas Modi: The Making of a Legend,” is a riveting illustrated biography of the iconic leader that brings alive his life journey from humble beginnings to the pinnacle of leading the country into the modern era...

Read More

Awards are good as it motivates people to work harder only

Nawazuddin Siddiqui..

Read More

Fidaa producer Dil Raju edits 25-minute portion ahead of its worldwide release

Just one week before its world wide release, producer Dil Raju has reportedly expurgated the 25 minutes Visuals from this upcoming project Fidaa. According to media reports Raja was not happy with the sluggish screenplay so he opted for the reduction of by 25 minutes in order to keep the film's run-time below 2 Hour 15 Minutes. After the stupendous success of Shatanamam Bhavathi, Nenu Local and Duvvada Jagannadham the producer is working relentlessly for the smooth sailing of Fidaa...

Read More

Actor Madhoo hails Rajamouli for choosing Ramya Krishnan as Sivagami

Appreciating SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus Baahubali especially for Picking up Ramya Krishnan for the gigantic role of Rajmata Sivagami Roja actor Madhoo said that Ramya Krishnan was destined to play Sivagami and she has proved her mettle with her intense performance in the film. ..

Read More

1st Book on PM Modi’s governance ensuring welfare of society: ‘Marching with Billion’ released

'Marching with a Billion: Analysing Narendra Modi's Government at Midterm’ book was launched which entails the topics like governance under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and various world leaders. This is the 1st book on Honorable PM Modi’s core governance and contains endorsements by various world leaders...

Read More

Rajmata Sivgami aka Ramya Krishnan back in action with Anjaniputra

After portraying the intense role of Rajmata Sivagami in SS Rajamauli's magnum opus Baahubali series, veteran actress Ramya Krishnan, is all set for her comeback in Kannada film industry. Ramya has signed the film called Anjaniputra, which has Puneeth Rajkumar in the lead role...

Read More

Chiranjeevi’s Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy to release on August 15

After the grand success of 'Khaidi No.150', Megastar Chiranjeevi’s is ready with his pet project Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy, which will hit the screens on August 15. Based on the life of Telugu freedom fighter, Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy the biopic will be released in Telugu, Tamil, and Hindi simultaneously. According to media reports lady superstar, Nayanthara has been roped in to play the female lead...

Read More

Naan Aanaiyittaal is very close to my heart: Rana Daggubati

Expressing his happiness over the unprecedented response for the trailer of Naan Aanayittal which is the Tamil dubbed version of Nene Raju nene mantri superstar Rana Daggubati said that the Tamil version is very close to his heart...

Read More

Saaho will be the most challenging movie of my career : Neil Nitin Mukesh

For the first time in an exclusive interview with Hyderabad Times sharing his experience on the sets of Saaho the much awaited Prabhas starrer movie after the Baahubali series actor Neil Nitin Mukesh who has been roped in for the role of antagonist against Prabhas said that he is really excited for his first Telugu project with director Sujeeth...

Read More

Unstoppable Baahubali…  Rajamauli’s magnum opus grabs more than 10 crore footfalls

The magnum opus of SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali blockbuster is all set to break yet another box office record by completing its successful journey of ten weeks. According to media reports Prabhas starrer Baahubali: The Conclusion would be the first Indian movie to grab more 10 crore footfalls. On an average, 1 crore people have watched the movie since its release on April 28th. The count includes all the languages in which it was released. ..

Read More

It's time to stop being diplomatic and defensive

Anupam Kher..

Read More

Prabhas joins the list of most Influential Young Indians of 2017

After shattering all the records young rebel star Prabhas has been ranked as one of the most Influential Young Indians of 2017. GQ one of the popular magazine has listed the top 50 influential individuals of India where Prabhas has grabbed 6th position adding yet another feather to his cap...

Read More

language is a superficial barrier; great content will cross all the boundaries:  Director Nag Ashwin

Recounting the success of S S Rajamauli’s magnum opus Baahubali, young director Nag Ashwin said that Baahubali franchise with its stupendous performance has shattered all the established notions about the regional cinema and its reach. ..

Read More

Sridevi is a flag-bearer of the southern film industry : S S Rajamauli

To set the controversy at rest Baahubali Director S S Rajamauli confessed that he has committed a mistake by sharing the inside story Sridevi’s rejection for magnum opus Baahubali series. Recently Rajamouli, in an interview to a regional channel, went on the record saying that the team was 'lucky' that Sridevi rejected the offer to play Sivagami...

Read More

Rana Daggubati’s Nene Raju Nene Mantri to hit the screens on August 11

Finally the wait is over... after the much-celebrated role of antagonist Bhallaldev in the magnum opus of SS Rajamouli's Baahubali series Superstar Rana Daggubati is all set for his biggest venture Nene Raju Nene Mantri’ which will hit the screens on 11th August. ..

Read More

Teaser of Jai Lava Kusa reveals the stunning look of Jr NTR

The much-awaited first look of young tiger Jr NTR’s upcoming project Jai Lava Kusa has been unveiled by makers of the film. The 45-second teaser introduces NTR with a stunning look. The first look reveals the character Jai where for the first time NTR will be seen in a triple role with a unique avatar of antagonist like never before. Jr NTR took to his Twitter account to share the teaser and wrote, “Introducing JAI...

Read More

Rana Daggubati appreciates Ninnu Kori ahead of its grand release

Coming out as a big surprise for the whole team of Ninnu Kori ahead of its worldwide release on July 7 Telugu Super Star Rana Daggubati appreciated the screenplay and praised all the star cast of Ninnu Kori. ..

Read More

Jr NTR’s Telugu Bigg Boss to hit the small screen from July 16th

After the successful entry of Rana Dagubatti and Super Star Kamal Haasan Young Tiger Jr NTR is all set for his small screen debut with the famous TV reality show Bigg Boss. The much-awaited episode of Bigg Boss Telugu season 1 will go live on Star Maa on July 16. The episodes of the show will air at 9:30 PM from Monday to Friday and on weekends at 9 PM on Star Maa...

Read More

All Jr NTR fans get ready for Jai Lava Kusa teaser on July 6

After winning back to back awards for blockbuster Janatha Garage Telugu super Star Tarak popularly known as Jr NTR's is all set to enthral the fans with his upcoming mega project Jai Lava Kusa. The much anticipated teaser of Jai Lava Kusa will be out on July 6. The actor had released the posters of the movie on his birthday and they were well-received...

Read More

SIIMA awards : Jr NTR bags best Actor award for Janatha Garage , Rakul Preet for Nannaku Prematho

The much awaited South Indian International Movie Awards is being held in Abu Dhabi on June 30 and July 1. The prestigious awards function brings together bigwigs from four South Indian film industries like , Telugu, Tamil Malayalam and Kannada...

Read More

SIIMA awards : Jr NTR bags best Actor award for Janatha Garage , Rakul Preet for Nannaku Prematho

The much awaited South Indian International Movie Awards is being held in Abu Dhabi on June 30 and July 1. The prestigious awards function brings together bigwigs from four South Indian film industries like , Telugu, Tamil Malayalam and Kannada...

Read More

SIIMA awards : Jr NTR bags best Actor award for Janatha Garage , Rakul Preet for Nannaku Prematho

The much awaited South Indian International Movie Awards is being held in Abu Dhabi on June 30 and July 1. The prestigious awards function brings together bigwigs from four South Indian film industries like , Telugu, Tamil Malayalam and Kannada...

Read More

SIIMA awards : Jr NTR bags best Actor award for Janatha Garage , Rakul Preet for Nannaku Prematho

The much awaited South Indian International Movie Awards is being held in Abu Dhabi on June 30 and July 1. The prestigious awards function brings together bigwigs from four South Indian film industries like , Telugu, Tamil Malayalam and Kannada...

Read More

SIIMA awards : Jr NTR bags best Actor award for Janatha Garage , Rakul Preet for Nannaku Prematho

The much awaited South Indian International Movie Awards is being held in Abu Dhabi on June 30 and July 1. The prestigious awards function brings together bigwigs from four South Indian film industries like , Telugu, Tamil Malayalam and Kannada...

Read More

SIIMA awards : Jr NTR bags best Actor award for Janatha Garage , Rakul Preet for Nannaku Prematho

The much awaited South Indian International Movie Awards is being held in Abu Dhabi on June 30 and July 1. The prestigious awards function brings together bigwigs from four South Indian film industries like , Telugu, Tamil Malayalam and Kannada...

Read More

Baahubali : The conclusion begins its overseas journey from  Taiwan

After shattering various records of box office, SS Rajamauli’s epic blockbuster Baahubali : The conclusion is all set to enthral the audience of Taiwan with its extraordinary screenplay. Kick-starting the mega international screening on Friday, the film has been launched at 13 locations across the country, with six of those venues in the capital city of Taipei...

Read More

Add Angola to your travel list next for its sparkling ocean and pristine mountains; read here!

Tourism is enlarging itself into a bigger industry day by day. The idea of travel and exploring world has taken over the minds of young people as well as adults. Indians are touristing everywhere around the world. One of the favourite places of people remains to be South Africa. The massive continent across the world holds the most exotic and the rarest of flora and fauna which attracts the tourists all the way more. One such unexplored place in South Africa is Angola. ..

Read More

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari pitches for cruise tourism

Underlining the importance of tourism sector in order to boost the economy Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said that state governments should proactively pursue the policy matter related to cruise tourism. Speaking at the National Workshop on Cruise Tourism Gadkari asserted that India has the potential to cater to 700 cruise ships which will create lakhs of jobs with the adoption of appropriate marketing strategies for attracting tourists across the country...

Read More

#beautywithapurpose! Miss India 2017 Manushi Chhillar wants to educate women about menstrual hygiene

‘Beauty’ – the word is often wrongly defined by us. The physical appearance, facial features are not the only parameters of beauty though society definitely lives on this idea of beauty. The inner beauty- goodness of a soul, smartness, intelligence, elegance all the traits combine the characteristics of beauty. Based on all these parameters, the Times group organizes Miss India competition. Since last 54 years, this is considered as the most prestigious beauty pageant in India. The winner gets the ..

Read More

Burmese will soon enjoy Visa-free travel to Thailand

Myanmar and Thailand are the neighboring countries which share a long history. In every part of the World, the countries which share the border have a good share in tourism due to easy access, similarities in culture, heritage. Hence, to make the travel between Myanmar and Thailand easier, visa-free travel from Myanmar to Thailand will start in September. Only a valid passport will be needed for travel...

Read More

Rana Daggubati shares the power-packed trailer of "Nene Raju Nene Mantri"

After the amazing responses for its first look teasers, Actor Rana Daggubati today released the power-packed trailer of his upcoming political thriller Nene Raju Nene Mantri...

Read More

Taiwan, South Korea joins hands to boost two-way tourism

South Korea is the third largest country to have Taiwanese tourists. Both are stepping up efforts to increase the number of tourist arrivals between them to 3 million by next year. Taking this in consideration Taiwan and South Korea will join hand to boost two-way Tourism...

Read More

'Sporting Nation' Kenya aims to promote Sports Tourism using Global Athletics Championships

The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) is now planning to boost sports tourism to attract global attention and increase potential tourists. the World Under 18 Athletics Championships scheduled from July 12 to 16 will help the country to promote it as a tourist destination...

Read More

Japan attracting more foreign tourists than ever; 21.2% rise in number

When we describe Japan, the improved technology, science, economy but we often forget the beauty of the land. Along with the places, Japanese food is also increasing its value in international market. Foreign tourists are leaning more to Japan. According to Japan tourism agency number of foreign visitors to Japan reached 2,294,700 in May. It increased straight 21.2% from last year...

Read More

Films are effective tool for creating awareness in society

Vidya Balan..

Read More

Boost in Tourism: India registers 20.9% hike in income, as over 6.30 lakh Tourists arrived in May

Tourism giving a boost to the economy of India, Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) during the month of May 2017 were Rs. 12,403 crores as compared to Rs.10,260 crore in May 2016 and Rs.9,505 crore in May 2015. Whereas, Foreign Tourists Arrival (FTA) during the month of May 2017 were 6.30 lakh as compared to FTAs of 5.27 lakh in May, 2016 and 5.09 lakh in May, 2015. ..

Read More

Rana Daggubati unveils special teaser of Nene Raju Nene Mantri on Kajal Aggarwal’s birthday

Coming out as a big surprise for Magadheera actress Kajal Aggarwal on her 32nd birthday Rana Daggubati today released a special teaser introducing her character – Radha from the film. ..

Read More

Kashmir's unstability gives major boost to tourism in Himachal

The continuous unrest and terrorism activities have affected tourism sector drastically in Kashmir while Himachal Pradesh has registered a whopping growth as tourists in large numbers arrived here. However, all the other states have seen growth in tourism but Himachal registered a major gain...

Read More

Boost in Tourism: India registers 19.5% growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in May 2017

India has seen a whoppingTourism of tourist arrivals on both normal visas and E-Tourist visas during the month of May this year. Notably, India saw 19.5% growth in Foreign Tourist arrivals in May, 2017 as compared to the corresponding last year while 55.3% Growth in Foreign Tourist arrivals on E-Tourist visa in may, 2017 over may, 2016...

Read More

We want to make Baahubali accessible to non-English speaking audiences : Shobu Yarlagadda

After enthralling the global audience with its astonishing screenplay S S Rajamauli’s magnum opus of Baahubali : The conclusion is all set to hit the screens at China, Korea and Taiwan...

Read More

Rana Daggubati to host new chat show #No 1 Yaari on Gemini TV

With the wrapping up of his upcoming film Nene Raju Nene Mantri, Baahubali Star Rana Daggubati today announced he will be hosting a Telugu celebrity talk show No 1 Yaari on Gemini TV. ..

Read More

Baahubali : The Conclusion to be screened at 39th Moscow International Film Festival

After enthralling the global audience at Transylvania Film Festival, S S Rajamouli's magnum opus Baahubali : The conclusion is all set for its maiden screening at Moscow International Film Festival. ..

Read More

Ruskin Bond enlightens his fans with “the story of a small man” in his autobiography

Ruskin Bond, with the name memories of childhood, rushes back. There is not a single literature book in board syllabus of India where someone will not find a piece from him. “The Indian Wordsworth” attracts the reader from every age, love for his books in childhood only increases with age. After amusing readers for 60 years with his novellas, short stories, non-fiction, and poetry- now Ruskin Bond fans will get the glimpses of this author’s amazing life in his autobiography...

Read More

Airbnb and Maharashtra signed first commercial revenue sharing MoU to boost Tourism

World’s biggest home stay aggregator Airbnb joined hands with Maharashtra Tourism on Tuesday; which will see Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation MTDC homestays being listed on the platform. The company has also tied up with tourism departments of Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat...

Read More

Bhalla wraps up Nene Raju Nene Mantri shoot

After the astonishing responses for its first look teaser, Rana Daggubati and his team has successfully completed the shoot for his upcoming political drama Nene Raju Nene Mantri. Within 8 days the sensational teaser got 2,876,743 views on youtube. ..

Read More

Maharashtra government ties up with Airbnb to attract international tourists

In order to boost the vibrant tourism sector of Maharashtra in the state government today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with renowned online room rental company Airbnb for global outreach. With this agreement the global tourism giant Airbnb will portray the specialities of Maharashtra tourism across the state on its portal, to ensure more bookings...

Read More

Take positivity, avoid negativity in social media

Katrina Kaif..

Read More

AP Budget 2017-18 focuses to promote its diverse culture with theme “Tourist Friendly Arunachal”

Arunachal Pradesh Budget 2017-18 emphasizes on ‘Tourism Development’ to facilitate Tourism with the theme “Tourist Friendly Arunachal”. Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein has called upon the tourism department to formulate tourism promotion strategy...

Read More

Tourism to have whopping growth in Jammu after CM Mufti lays foundation stone for tourist facilities

Tourism sector in other parts of India has been flourished from past three years but Kashmir lagged behind because of terrorism. So with the view to have whopping growth in tourism in the valley, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday laid the foundation stone for various tourist facilities at a cost of 100 crore rupees at Ranjit Sagar Lake in Basohli in Jammu region...

Read More

Amarendra Baahubali and Devsena enthrals audience at Transylvania Film Festival

Shattering all the box office records in India , SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus Baahbali : The conclusion was screened at Transilvania International Film Festival, which started from 2nd June and will be concluded on 11th June...

Read More

Chief Minister Fadnavis backs film industry over GST rates

Taking a serious note about the various concerns and issues raised by Film and Television Producers Guild of India regarding the proposed GST rates Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that, the state government will definitely convey the demands and suggestions of film industry in the forthcoming GST Council meet. He further assured that he will positively request central government to lower the GST rate from 28 per cent to 18 per cent...

Read More

Italy gives out 100 historic castles, inns for free to boost tourism; Know how!

Italy is one of the popular honey-moon destinations for couples. The serenity of Venice, the ethereal light of Tuscan hills and historic essence of Rome will woo anyone who once steps into this country. For people who love historic places will love this great news; Italy is giving away for free more than 100 historic monasteries, castles, stone towers, inns and railway stations...

Read More

To provide access multi-lingual library, Norway set to digitize Nigerian books

On Thursday, the Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Jens-Petter Kjemprud, announced the readiness of the National Library of Norway to sign a letter of intent for the digitization of books for Nigerians in Norway...

Read More

Cinema and Cricket can bridge the gap between India, Pakistan

Paresh Rawal..

Read More

Its Saaho time… Prabhas to kick-start shooting from  Hyderabad

After the long break of one month, Baahubali actor Prabhas has geared up for his upcoming project Saahoo . According to BollywoodLife.com the rebel star to kick-start the shoot of Saaho tomorrow in Hyderabad. Prabhas will start his shooting schedule for some important solo scenes in the film from tomorrow...

Read More

After the epic Baahubali its time for Rana Daggubati’s  Nene Raju Nene Mantri

After the successful role of King Bhallaldeva in the magnum opus Baahubali , Rana Daggubati is all set for his upcoming project Nene Raju Nene Mantri. On the birth anniversary of Dr. Daggubati Rama Naidu, Rana has unveiled a 30-second teaser of his upcoming Telugu film Nene Raju Nene Mantri through his personal twitter account...

Read More

Gionee India picks Baahubali Prabhas as its brand ambassador

After the world wide success of Baahubali : The Conclusion, rebel star Prabhas has been roped in as the brand ambassador for the smartphone giant company Gionee India. Informing about this development Arvind R Vohra CEO & MD, Gionee India said, “We are extremely proud to announce our association with the mighty Prabhas.”..

Read More

28% GST will destroy regional cinema : Kamal Haasan

Venting his anger over the proposed rate of GST the much awaited economic big band reform of Modi government, South Indian super star Kamal Haasan said that the present rate of GST will destroy the prospects of regional cinema. Registering his protest for GST rates Haasan said, “I will have to quit the industry if I am on the tax slab that is the highest”..

Read More

Hindi version of Baahubali  becomes the 1st Film to enter the 500 Crore Club

Continuing its dominance on the silver screen even in the 5th week, Baahubali : The conclusion the magnum opus of S.S. Rajamouli has become the first Hindi film to enter into the mega 500 Crore Club. ..

Read More

Kenya’s biggest railway project after independence starts from today

his 31st May will be remembered by all the Kenyans and will make them proud forever. Today the largest infrastructure project after Kenya’s independence has been inaugurated in the country. The brand new railway will run from the capital, Nairobi, to the port city of Mombasa. This new railway will transform the transportation scenario of the country. With the transportation, it will also boost the tourism of the country...

Read More

‘A death in the Gunj’ bags the Best Director honour for Konkona Sen Sharma at New York Film Festival

In between Baahubali 2 and Dangal which are the major films wooing the audience in China right now have somehow receded the chances of other good films to come up. A film that has recently won a lot of critical appreciation at the International film competitions around the world is ‘A death in the Gunj’. Not many of us know that it is made by the debutante Director Konkona Sen Sharma who is also a known actress in the industry. Moreover, the movie has already banked one award; Konkona received the ..

Read More

And the ‘Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award’ goes to Priyanka Chopra!

Priyanka Chopra who is also addressed as ‘PeeCee’ in many occasions has reached to the pinnacle of her success in India, even more so, after Dadasaheb Phalke Academy announced that they will present an award to the Barfi actress. The Academy has come up with a new category called Internationally Acclaimed Actress Award which will be first awarded to Priyanka Chopra...

Read More

Now get ready for Baahubali Soundtracks : MM Keeravani

After enthralling the global audience with its marvellous screenplay team Baahubali is planning to launch the sound tracks which includes the background score of both Baahubali: The Beginning and Baahubali: The Conclusion...

Read More

Thank you Rajamauli garu for the gigantic role of Baahubali : Prabhas

After the remarkable success of SS Rajamauli’s magnum opus Baahubali :The Conclusion Baahubali actor Prabhas said that, Baahubali has definitely increased hopes for lot of regional film makers. He further added that the film has entered into the audiences' hearts and crossed even international boundaries...

Read More

Even Before ‘Sachin, Sachin’ chant goes on, Odisha makes movie ‘Sachin: A Billion Dreams’ tax-free

While the ‘Sachin, Sachin’ wave is on, the movie ‘Sachin: A Billion Dreams’ is yet to release but Odisha government has made the Cricket Legend and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar’s biopic ‘tax-free’, declared by Finance Minister Sashibhusan Behera...

Read More

South Korea’s ‘Tourism’ hits downfall in revenue due to China’s ban

South Korea is suffering from lack of tourist visit in their country. The country suffers 40% fall in Chinese visitors in the month of March and is decreasing day by day. It is said that the Chinese are canceling their trips because of anger over the deployment of a controversial US-built missile defense system approved by South Korea...

Read More

‘India 2017 Yearbook’-an overview of India’s existence; Rajnath Singh launches the book written by Rajiv Mehrishi

Home Minister Rajnath Singh has released the book ‘India 2017 Yearbook’ authored by the Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi. The CEO of NITI Aayog, Amitabh Kant was also present on the occasion. The book was published by the Mc Graw Hill Education India. ..

Read More

Legendry music composer AR Rahman hails Baahubali : The conclusion 

Impressed with the S.S. Rajamouli's magnum opus Baahubali : The conclusion legendry music composer AR Rahman congratulated director S.S. Rajamouli for his fabulous two part epic. ..

Read More

With aim to boost Tourism, Maharashtra to develop 107 ecotourism destinations

In a major boost to tourism in Maharashtra, the state is looking forward for the development of 107 ecotourism destinations. The Maharashtra Ecotourism Development Board (MEDB) has decided to develop these ecotourism destinations at the cost of Rs 772 crores within coming four to five years...

Read More

Kiren Rijiju: Scientific research papers should be written in regional languages to popularize them

In a bid to promote regional languages, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said that “Scientific research papers should be written in regional languages.” To popularize regional languages, scientific research papers should be written in regional languages. ..

Read More

Baahubali : The conclusion becomes the first Indian film to cross the Rs 1500-crore  mark

By collecting Rs 1,500 crore worldwide on the 22nd day Baahubali : The Conclusion, the magnum opus of SS Rajamauli has shattered all the records of box office with its unstoppable journey...

Read More

Welcome All! Adventurous Goa topped to become India’s most preferred destinations

No wonder ‘Goa’ is ‘Dream’ destination of every traveller. Google India Report 2017 has rated ‘Goa’ India’s most preferred travel destination. Whereas Manali, Shimla, Ooty topped to become the top 10 travelling destinations from India...

Read More

Boost in e-Tourist Visa: 63.4% growth in foreigners who arrived on e-Visa

Foreign tourist arrivals (FTAs) to India for the month of April this year has seen a growth of 23.5 percent as compared to the same period last year. Also, total of 1.14 lakh tourist arrived on e-Tourist Visa as compared to 0.7 lakh during the month of April 2016 registering a growth of 63.4%...

Read More

Prabhas was the only Choice for the role of Baahubali : Producer Shobu Yarlagadda

Refuting all the media reports about the association of Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan for the blockbuster film Baahubali producer and CEO of Arka media works Shobu Yarlagadda reiterated that actor Prabhas was the only choice for the larger than life role of Amarendra and Mahendra Baahubali...

Read More

Cape Town being badly affected by drought “waiting for miracles”

Cape Town, the famous city of South Africa is popular for its tourism sector. Not only that, it comes to news several times as a well-known cricket hub of the world. But unfortunately, this city is now struggling with worst drought in 100 years. The drought is hitting harder because no one could anticipate the severity of this drought...

Read More

SS Rajamauli’s  Baahubali : The conclusion  is all set for its  grand release in China

After hitting the international market of US and UK SS Rajamauli’s magnum opus Baahubali : The conclusion is set for its grand release in China. Sharing his international outreach plan with firstpost.com Shobu Yarlagadda, one of the producers of the highest grossing historic epic informed that the magnum opus will be released in China soon. ..

Read More

Not only in ‘cleanliness’ but Madhya Pradesh also topped to bag Best ‘Holiday Award’

Raneh Waterfall near Khajuraho in Madhya Pradesh has been given the Best Holiday Award-2017 as the country’s most favourite waterfall. The award was given to Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation by the country’s well-known Travel and Information Portal Holiday IQ at a ceremony in New Delhi...

Read More

After the iconic role of Devsena, Anushka  is all set for Bhagamathi

After the iconic role of Devsena in SS Rajamauli’s magnum opus Baahubali: The Conclusion, Anushka Shetty is all set for her next project Bhagmathi. According to media reports the actress is gearing up to finish up her upcoming film Bhagmathi’s shoot...

Read More

Indira Gandhi’s life was infused with tremendous passion for India and its people: Prez Mukherjee

Receiving the first copy of ‘India’s Indira: A Centennial Tribute’ President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday Paying a tribute to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi said that the unique hallmark of Indiraji’s character...

Read More

Master Blaster, Rahman unveils  the much awaited Sachin anthem

The much awaited Sachin anthem from the film Sachin: A Billion Dreams, has been launched for the million fans of Sachin. On this occasion legendry composer and music director of the biopic A R Rahman was present along with the entire team of the film...

Read More

Centre announces linking Buddhist sites globally will boost Tourism

On the occasion of Buddha Jayanti, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar highlighted the significance of Indian Education. Planning to Revamp the school curriculum he said that Indian education has to be aimed at the holistic development of personality and not just job and information oriented...

Read More

After 33 years, Irish Beach comes back to life again; tourists visit it from across Europe

Have you ever wondered in your wildest dreams of a beach coming back to life again? If, no then you’re going to be surprised to know that there’s a beach in an island that has reappeared after 30 years. The beach that we are talking about here is situated in Achill Island of Ireland. The Dooagh beach was washed off 30 years back by strong storm winds in the winter of 1984 leaving bare pointy rocks...

Read More

I am just following the line of Rahman : Baahubali composer Keeravani

Saluting the legendry composer A R Rahman for his unique style of choosing new playback singer, veteran composer MM Keeravani said that he is just following the line of Rahman. MM Keeravani, known as Maragadamani in Kollywood is famous for working with young talent instated of established singer...

Read More

Central Government to fund Uttarakhand on promoting eco-tourism

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has been trying hard to develop his state, ever since he has been elected. Uttarakhand invites millions of tourists every year to witness the beautiful snow-capped landscapes and wildlife. To boost high tourism in the state, Central government has thought of linking livelihood of different villages. As a result, 5 circuits will be developed by the newly appointed Eco-Tourism Cooperation...

Read More

Sachin and AR Rahman to unveil the much awaited Sachin Anthem

The makers of Sachin: A Billion Dreams are all set for the launch of Sachin Anthem, which will be unveil by none other than master blaster Sachin Tendulkar. On this occasion legendary composer AR Rahman will grace the mega occasion...

Read More

If a movie character challenges me, I am like a bull

Manoj Bajpayee..

Read More

Rise in the number of tourists in Iran, expects 20 million by 2025

Iran is the country with enormous marble mosques and breathtakingly beautiful grotesque ancient tombs. The country has always invited visitors from far lands to witness the beauty of this rare Persian culture. From sharing borders with terrorist inflicted countries like Afghanistan and Iraq, Iran does not fail to attract tourists from all around the world. ..

Read More

Baghdad cheers as it gets its First 'Miss Iraq' after 28 years

Amidst war in Iraq between Islamic State terrorist organization and US-led security forces, Baghdad gets a ray of positivity and cheerful moments after the country gets its first Miss Iraq on Saturday. However, it is the first time after 28 years when Baghdad gets its first Miss Iraq in an alcohol-free and no swimwear contest...

Read More

Reputed ‘Condé Nast Traveller’ lists Ganga cruise as one of the ‘6 river cruises to take in 2017’

A reputed US based international media house in the latest issue of its publication ‘Condé Nast Traveller’ has listed the river cruise on Ganga as one of the ‘six river cruises to take in 2017’. The media house has placed the luxury cruise vessel Ganges Voyager II which sails on the Ganga from Kolkata to Varanasi, in the league of cruises on Mekong and Yangtze in China, Amazon in South America, Volga in Russia and Irrawaddy in Myanmar. Conde Nast’s endorsement of Ganga as a cruise destination is a ..

Read More

M M  Keeravani is the Baahubali of music :  Tollywood composer SS Thaman

Hailing the efforts of Baahubali composer M M Keeravani for his musical treat, famous music director SS Thaman stated that the mesmerising sound tracks and background scores has touched the soul of Baahubali fans across the world. ..

Read More

Film industry must contribute in mission ‘MODI-Making of Developed India’ as it influences society: Naidu

National Film awards 2016 was presented for various categories at the 64th National Film Awards organized at Vigyan Bhawan. The award was presented by President Pranab Mukherjee...

Read More

 I would love to make Indian stories for the rest of world : SS Rajamouli

Taking a firm stand when asked about the much awaited Hollywood entry after the grand success of Baahubali : The conclusion, director SS Rajamouli asserted that he has his own reservations about working in Hollywood...

Read More

London is all set for the special screening of Baahubali : The conclusion

After shattering all the records with in four days of its grand release the magnum opus Baahubali : The conclusion is all set for its special screening at British Film Institute. ..

Read More

Musical Ray: Satyajit Ray, Cinema, Background Music

Satyajit Ray, the name is not merely a name, embodies emotion of different spectrum. Godfather of Indian Cinema, direction, painting, music direction, whatever he touched that turned into gold. Once he told everywhere talent is rare and he himself stays with glory on that rare list. He is not an individual director, but an enriched film institution...

Read More

Myanmar to boost tourism by imposing tourism tax

The Myanmar Tourism Federation (MTF) has decided to impose a tourism tax on visitors. This step will help to raise fund for country’s tourism promotion activities. This was decided by tourism development committee during a meeting with the hotels and tourism ministry...

Read More

It’s Showtime… Rebel actor Prabhas launches the Saaho teaser

Just one day before the world wide release of Baahubali 2 , the Rebel actor Prabhas has shared the teaser of his upcoming project Saaho..

Read More

Baahubali premier cancelled due to sudden demise of legendary Vinod Khanna

As a mark of respect to veteran actor Vinod Khanna, who passed away earlier today, the makers of Baahubali has cancelled the grand premier of Baahubali 2 ...

Read More

Mumbai is all set for the grand premiere of Baahubali 2

On the eve of its world wide release, the city of Mumbai is all set for the grand premiere show of Baahubali : The conclusion, the magnum opus of director SS Rajamouli...

Read More

Mumbai is all set for the grand premiere of Baahubali 2

On the eve of its world wide release, the city of Mumbai is all set for the grand premiere show of Baahubali : The conclusion, the magnum opus of director SS Rajamouli...

Read More

Mumbai is all set for the grand premiere of Baahubali 2

On the eve of its world wide release, the city of Mumbai is all set for the grand premiere show of Baahubali : The conclusion, the magnum opus of director SS Rajamouli...

Read More

Mumbai is all set for the grand premiere of Baahubali 2

On the eve of its world wide release, the city of Mumbai is all set for the grand premiere show of Baahubali : The conclusion, the magnum opus of director SS Rajamouli...

Read More

Etihad, Jet Air to elevate Maharashtra tourism

Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) today said it has signed an agreement with Etihad and Jet Airways to attract more visitors to the state and to leverage on the airlines expanding international network. ..

Read More

Saahore Baahubali…  Team Baahubali  to attend  grand promotional event at Dubai

Ahead of its grand release, the team of Baahubali 2, magnum opus of S.S. Rajamouli will be attending the promotional event on April 25 at Roxy Cinemas, City Walk of Dubai. ..

Read More

Downfall in Sub Saharan Africa’s tourism due to lack of safety, security

As reported by World Economic Forum, Sub-Saharan Africa acquires a bad position in Travel & Tourism competitiveness. This Swiss nonprofit foundation has made the report on the basis of sustainable economic and societal benefits through the travel and tourism sector...

Read More

Baahubali 2 Protest: Katappa apologises to Kannadigas for his Cauvery comments

In the wake of rising protest against the release of Baahubali 2 a day after the emotional appeal of Baahubali 2 director SS Rajamouli actor Satyaraj has tendered the unconditional apology for his inflammatory comments on Cauvery row...

Read More

‘Ek Thi Rani Aisi Bhi’ Tax free in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh

Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh have declared “Ek Thi Rani Aisi Bhi” tax free on Thursday. The film which is going to be released on April 21 in the country is based on the life of Vijayaraje Scindia, who showed new thoughts in Indian politics. Sports and Youth Welfare Minister of Madhya Pradesh Yashodhara Raje Scindia has expressed her gratitude to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for declaring the film based on Rajmata Scindia’s life tax free in Madhya Pradesh. Scindia said that we get inspiration ..

Read More

Boost in tourism: India registers 17.8%, 10.7% hike in income, Tourist Arrivals in March 2017

Giving a major boost to the economy of India, Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) during the month of March 2017 were Rs.14, 953 crores as compared to Rs. 13,115 crore in March 2016 and `11,133 crores in March 2015. Whereas, Foreign Tourists Arrival (FTA) during the month of March 2017 were 9.05 lakh as compared to FTAs of 8.17 lakh in March 2016 and 7.29 lakh in March 2015...

Read More

Please… don’t stall the mega release of Baahubali 2 :  S. S. Rajamouli

Taking the cognizance of ongoing protest against the mega film Baahubali 2 ahead of its grand release on April 28 Director S. S. Rajamouli has urged pro-Kannada organisations not to vent anger against the film...

Read More

MHI honours social workers with Samarasta Awards

The coveted “Balasaheb Deoras Samarasta Award” was conferred on Kusumtai Gople from Matang Samaj, Ashok Kamble from Bouddh Samaj and Lalu Kunchikorve representing Kunchikorve samaj at an impressive function organised by My Home India (MHI) here on Thursday...

Read More

Ola and Maha Govt join hands to welcome all and enjoy ‘Maharashtra Darshan’

India’s most popular car chain holder Ola, joined hands with Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation with an aim to promote tourism. Ola announced its partnership on Wednesday undertaking various initiatives under Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’s ‘Visit Maharashtra’ motto...

Read More