When Devagiri became Daulatabad

When Devagiri became Daulatabad

Devagiri, a seemingly impregnable fort, assumed major importance from the year 1327, when Mohammed-Bin-Tughlak dissatisfied with his existing capital, decided that Delhi lay too far north for his ambition to capture the whole of ‘Hindostan. He decided to move the entire populace of Delhi to Devagiri, 700 miles (1100 km) away. Without food, many of […]

How women are driving travel industry

How women are driving travel industry

Nearly a quarter of India’s women professionals (23 per cent) travel at least once a month for business, compared to just 7 per cent who travel solely for leisure with the same frequency, revealed a research report. According to the findings by Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), amongst over 1,000 regular women travellers in India and […]

Goa hotel sector urges early reopening

Goa hotel sector urges early reopening

The Goa government’s failure to reopen hotels as per the central government’s ‘Unlock 1’ guidelines, has attracted criticism from the hospitality industry. Nitin Shah, president of the Travel and Tourism Association of Goa, the state’s oldest body of travel and tourism industry, here on Saturday, said failure of the state government to restart the hotel […]