• No flight cancellation charge, get full refund; follow new rules for flyers
    TravelNo flight cancellation charge, get full refund; follow new rules for flyers

    The new rules for flyers issued by the Government are yet to be known by all of us. Most of the time we have to pay exorbitant cancellation charges upon cancelling pre-booked flights. But now, things have changed and travelers don't have to pay cancellation charges, instead will get full refunds. But, then, flyers have to be well-acquainted about the new rules.

  • How to check live train status on WhatsApp in your mobile phone
    TravelHow to check live train status on WhatsApp in your mobile phone

    WhatApp, these days, is not just a mode of instant messaging. It has become a platform to share information, get updates about things going around and so on. The user-friendly app can now be used to check Live train status. Many times, people have been complaining about the struggling of checking Live train status before or during their journey. But now, the Indian Railways has given an option to check Live train status on WhatsApp, thereby making travel more comfortable than before.

  • PM Modi launches 'One Nation One Card' for public transport anywhere
    TravelPM Modi launches 'One Nation One Card' for public transport anywhere

    India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a National Common Mobility Card (NCMC), which can be used to make payments across public transport anywhere in the country, including Metro, bus and suburban railways, for toll and parking, just like any credit or debit card. The card is likely to make travelling easy anytime and anywhere without carrying cash bundles.

  • Now, cancel flights for free within 24 hours
    TravelNow, cancel flights for free within 24 hours

    Revising norms, the Ministry of Civil Aviation, on Friday said passengers will be allowed to cancel or make changes to the ticket without paying extra charges.

  • India's first museum for war heroes: Must visit place in Delhi
    TravelIndia's first museum for war heroes: Must visit place in Delhi

    India gets its first war memorial in Delhi, the capital city of the country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 25 February 2019 has inaugurated the National war memorial and paid tribute to the brave soldiers who lost their lives in Pulwama terror attack. The museum also dedicated to all those brave hearts who have sacrificed their lives for protecting India.

  • Rajdhani Express trains to get faster, more seats: Read how?
    TravelRajdhani Express trains to get faster, more seats: Read how?

    With twin-engine operation, the Indian Railways will soon be making the Rajdhani Express trains faster with an option to add two passenger cars or over 100 seats on the train.

  • Sunburn festival in Goa: Time to live, love and dance
    TravelSunburn festival in Goa: Time to live, love and dance

    Goa is all set to welcome its 12th Sunburn festival as the state government has given its approval for holding the Sunburn Klassique electronic dance and music (EDM) festival in the state, Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar confirmed media.

  • 7th pay commission: Travel concession for Central govt employees
    Travel7th pay commission: Travel concession for Central govt employees

    Central government employees availing of the Leave Travel Concession (LTC) benefit to travel to Jammu and Kashmir, the North-East region and the Andaman Islands no longer have to restrict themselves to the national travel.

  • Vande Bharat Express aka Train 18 begins first commercial run
    TravelVande Bharat Express aka Train 18 begins first commercial run

    One day after it broke down on its way to Delhi from Varanasi, Vande Bharat Express aka Train 18, India's first semi-high speed train, started its commercial run on Sunday.

  • IRCTC ticket Concession rules for senior citizens: Don't miss this news
    TravelIRCTC ticket Concession rules for senior citizens: Don't miss this news

    The Indian Railways are giving best possible efforts to make train journey comfortable and affordable for people of the country. For now, it is offering concessions on ticket prices to senior citizens ranging from 40 per cent to 50 per cent. The special reductions in fares are available in all classes of mail, express, Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Jan Shatabdi, Duronto group of trains. Concessions in fares are available for male senior citizens of minimum 60 years and female senior citizen of minimum 58 years.