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MF Husain - That Obscure Object of Desire

DAG raises INR 2.79 crore in second fundraiser charity gala at Taj Palace, New Delhi

The results of DAG’s auction, held at a well-attended black-tie charity dinner hosted by the Taj Palace, New Delhi, on August 09, greatly exceeded the expectations and estimates. 

Published on 10th August 2019
Aerial view of DoubleTree by Hilton, Goa-Panaji

Travel special: A li'l mindspace by the River Mandovi at DoubleTree by Hilton, Goa-Panaji

Private views that blur the river and the sky, the finest organic cuisine and artisanal treats, and a special spice trail experience — here’s a getaway descended straight from the heavens.

Published on 9th August 2019
A view of Yamuna River (File Photo: IANS)

Home to three world heritage sites, pollution levels in Agra remain shocking

The air pollution level in the Taj Trapezium Zone continues to remain alarming, affecting both humans and stones.

Published on 23rd July 2019
Baku general view, Azerbaijan

Travel buzz: Azerbaijan getaways become easy with weekly flights between Baku and New Delhi

Take another look and say ‘salam’ to Azerbaijan on the first-ever direct flight linking Baku to New Delhi, courtesy of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL).

Published on 22nd July 2019
Sheki Khan's Palace, Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan’s Centre of Sheki and the Khan’s Palace added to UNESCO World Heritage Site list

The historic city of Sheki, located at a short five-hour drive from the capital of Azerbaijan - Baku, has been added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List of cultural sites.

Published on 22nd July 2019
Flame Towers, Azerbaijan

'On the cusp of a tourism boom, Azerbaijan is one of the fastest-growing destinations in the world'

Florian Sengstschmid, CEO of the Azerbaijan Tourism Board, tells us more about the country opening up to tourists from India and around the world. 

Published on 22nd July 2019
Prosecco Hills in Unesco World Heritage list

Italy's picturesque vine-clad Prosecco Hills added to list of Unesco World Heritage sites

The Conegliano and Valdobbiadene regions of northeast Italy have been added to the United Nations cultural organisation Unesco's World Heritage list, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Published on 9th July 2019
A 3D printed recreation of the ancient Lion of Mosul (AP Photo/Natasha Livingstone)

In fight to preserve culture, 3D printing recreates ancient sculpture destroyed by ISIS

A figure of a roaring lion, about the size of a loaf of bread, is the latest step in the fight to preserve a culture from conflict.

Published on 3rd July 2019
National Geographic Expeditions

Q&A with Vijay Nair on National Geographic Expeditions’ enriching travel experiences for Indians

Curated itineraries with National Geographic experts to offer incredible access to some of the world’s most exotic locations.

Published on 7th June 2019
Ateshgah, Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan in Eid: Top five things to do this festive season at the Pearl of the Caucasus

With Eid around the corner, indulge yourself with an enchanting getaway to the Pearl of the Caucasus: Azerbaijan. 

Published on 9th May 2019
Swan fountain, Azerbaijan

Travel diary: Whisk your kids away to Azerbaijan for a late summer getaway

Azerbaijan is nestled between Europe and Asia and rich in culture, attractions, delicious food and music. 

Published on 9th May 2019
The Best Places In The World To Swim

Head to these destinations if you want to have unique swims around the world

If swimming is at the top of your next vacation bucket list, consider swapping the conventional pool or popular beachside retreat for one of these truly unique swimming spots.

Published on 6th May 2019
Pancha Rathas in Mahabalipuram

How this walk around Mahabalipuram can help you explore temple architecture like never before

We take a walk around the temple town of Mahabalipuram to listen to stories that are often ignored
 

Published on 3rd May 2019
2019 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Dash across 2019 Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Make the most of your F1 weekend on Baku Boulevard

Counting down to an unpredictable, high-octane race! Azerbaijan is home to one of the most dramatic and heart-pounding city circuit Formula 1 Grand Prix races.

Published on 27th April 2019

Pianist Jennifer Heemstra and violinist Patrick TS Yim to trace the ancient Silk route at their concert From Hessler to Hindustan

The Hessler Street Duo to perform Elena Kats-Chernin’s Eliza Aria, and Yao Chen and Austin Yip’s Miles upon Miles at Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan

Published on 26th April 2019

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