Jun 192019
The Kerala State Housing Board (KSHB) will construct an international exhibition city at 3,105 crore rupees on 17.9 acres at Marine Drive to make it the “happening place” of Kochi.
കോവളം ടൂറിസം വികസനം സംസ്ഥാന സർക്കാരിന്റെ അഭിമാന പദ്ധതിയാണെന്ന് സഹകരണ, ടൂറിസം വകുപ്പ് മന്ത്രി കടകംപള്ളി സുരേന്ദ്രൻ പറഞ്ഞു.  ടൂറിസം വകുപ്പ് കോവളം ന്താരാഷ്ട്ര ടൂറിസം കേന്ദ്രത്തിൽ നടപ്പിലാക്കുന്ന 20 കോടി രൂപ ചെലവ് വരുന്ന ടൂറിസം പദ്ധതികളുടെ നിർമാണോദ്ഘാടനം നിർവഹിക്കുകയായിരുന്നു അദ്ദേഹം.
പത്തനംതിട്ട ജനറല്‍ ആശുപത്രിയിലേക്ക് എച്ച്എംസി/ആര്‍എസ്ബിവൈ കമ്മിറ്റിയുടെ അധീനതയില്‍ വിവിധ തസ്തികകളില്‍ താത്ക്കാലിക നിയമനം നടത്തുന്നു. കാത്ത്‌ലാബ് ടെക്‌നീഷ്യന്‍, കാത്ത്‌ലാബ് സ്‌ക്രബ് നഴ്‌സ്, ലാബ് ടെക്‌നീഷ്യന്‍, ഡേറ്റാ എന്‍ട്രി ഓപ്പറേറ്റര്‍ തസ്തികകളിലേക്കാണ് നിയമനം.   കാത്ത്‌ലാബ് ടെക്‌നീഷ്യന്‍ തസ്തികയിലേക്ക് ഗവണ്‍മെന്റ് അംഗീകൃത ബിസിവിറ്റി കോഴ്‌സ് പാസായിരിക്കണം. കാത്ത്‌ലാബ് പ്രവൃത്തിപരിചയം ഉണ്ടായിരിക്കണം. 
The Ministry of Tourism has formulated the guidelines for approval of Online Travel Aggregators (OTA’s). These guidelines have been devised to ensure that there are adequate safeguards against deficiency of service, alternate arrangements if needed and punitive deterrence.  This is a voluntary scheme open to bonafide online travel aggregators to bring them on a common platform in the organized sector and the guidelines will be rolled out online by the end of December 2018.
Indian Government has suggested a project of Rs 1.82 crores to protect the 80 feet high red laterite cliff bordering 2.5-meter wide pathway along the 6.1-kilometre cliff facing Varkala beach near, Thiruvananthapuram. According to the Geological Survey of India (GSI), Varkala is the only one in the west -coast of India where the sediments are of age between 13 lakh to 2.5 crore years which is exposed to nature, has all the potency to find a spot in the map of geo-heritage sites.
The Neelakurinji blooms are expected to arrive at the Western Ghats,by the end of july.The blooms occur at an interval of 10 years,and is blooming after 2006.The state government has started the preparations for receiving the tourists coming to experience the Neelakurinji blooms. Isolated blooms has already been observed at some places prior to the mass flowering.The main locations massive flowering usually takes place are Eravikulam National Park(ENP),Lakkam and Vaguvarai top,under the Munnar Wildlife Sanctuary.
India is blessed with hill stations of breathtaking beauty.Especially in North India,there are world class hill stations based on their popularity, quality of attractions, accommodation, and accessibility. North India, particularly the states of Uttarakhand & Himachal are well known for their beautiful summer destinations. These states are dotted with several popular hill resorts which are visited by a large number of tourists every year.
Kerala known as God's own country is a tourist hotspot. And tourism is one of the major revenue sources of the state. The demonetisation by the central government has hit the tourism industry very hard.Panicky foreign travel groups have been “knocked dumb” by demonetization.Except for their stay, all the rest of their activities have been badly affected.
Pollution it seems has started to take a huge toll in the national capital New Delhi.The thick smog with drastic air quality in the capital city of India post Diwali has been making headlines globally for days now. Tourists are usually keen about such developments,and this news has naturally affected future travel plans of foreigners to Delhi.


Nov 122019
The online delegate registration for the 24th International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) will commence on Tuesday. The festival is scheduled to be held from December 6 to 13.