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Uttara crane accident: 5 dead, only newlyweds survive

Bangabandhu's martyrdom anniversary and National Mourning Day observed with respect and love

PM Hasina pays tributes at the burial of her relatives

Polythene factory fire in Chawkbazar kills at least six

Coronavirus: One death, 259 new cases in last 24 hours across Bangladesh

Etihad Airways opens world leading Abu Dhabi first class lounge ,spa

Abu Dhabi, May 30: Etihad Airways on Monday officially opened its new flagship First Class Lounge & Spa at Abu Dhabi International Airport’s Terminal 3. The spectacular new space showcases the airline’s commitment to providing unparalleled and aspirational hospitality experiences.

World Heritage sites at risk from climate change – joint UN report

New York, May 28:Some 31 natural and cultural World Heritage sites in 29 countries across the world are becoming increasingly vulnerable to the effects of climate change, a new report released by the United Nations has found.

Thailand's popular Koh Tachai island closed for indefinite period

Bangkok, May 17: With increasing concern over threats to coral reefs around the world, Thailand has decided to close down one of its leading tourist destinations, Koh Tachai, for an indefinite period, from the season starting mid-October, according to media reports.

Yas Island to open Warner Bros. themed destination in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, UAE, Apr 25 : Miral and Warner Bros. officially announced that a Warner Bros. themed destination is set to open in Abu Dhabi.

শেখ হাসিনার সরকারের হাত ধরে পর্যটন শিল্প চলেছে নতুন পথে

ঢাকা, এপ্রিল ২৪- এগিয়ে চলেছে বাংলাদেশ আর শেখ হাসিনার সরকারের হাত ধরে বিভিন্ন পথে মানুষের জন্য কর্মসংস্থান তৈরি করবার প্রক্রিয়া চলছে।

TCA Abu Dhabi unveils action-packed agenda for summer season

Abu Dhabi, Apr 19: Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) on Tuesday unveiled the line-up for this year's events and shows for Abu Dhabi Summer Season, running emirate-wide from July 7 to Sept 11.

Safe and seamless travels are priorities for tourism: UNWTO Secretary-General

Madrid, Mar 13: Ensuring safe and seamless travel, enhancing the opportunities brought by technology and accelerating the shift towards a more sustainable sector are the priorities for the sector said UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai, opening the 50th edition of ITB Berlin.

Head of UN tourism agency advocates for safer, easier travel in 2016

New York, Mar 10:The promotion of safe and seamless travel should be one of the key priorities for the tourism industry this year, says the head of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

UNESCO and Italy to create task force for cultural heritage conservation in crises

New York, Feb 16: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) plans to sign an agreement with the Government of Italy tomorrow to establish a task force of experts focusing on the conservation of cultural heritage affected by crises around the world.

Down Under Rocky Sensations

Australia is famous for its plethora of natural wonders, ranging from spectacular underwater scenery and lush green rainforests to pristine beaches and mountainous regions. However, the Red Centre in its central part is exceptional. It’s an expansive domain of red-soil dominated desert region where presence of some stunning rocky formations makes it a tourism hot-spot. The sandstone outcrops are so amazing that people don’t mind travelling round the world to Australia to have a glimpse of them. Unquestionably most famous is the Uluru Rock, the largest monolith in the world. Rising from the spinifex plains of the red desert land, like some giant continental beacon, it’s perhaps the ultimate icon of this great Southern Land.

Sapporo (Japan) holds its annual Snow Festival in February

Tokyo, Jan 20: The annual Sapporo Yuki Matsuri (Sapporo Snow Festival), a big tourist attraction in Japan, will begin on Feb 5.

Ottawa to celebrate 38th edition of 'Winterlude' from Jan 29

Ottawa, Jan 11: Winterlude is one of the most popular events that takes place in Ottawa and this year the celebration will start from Jan 29 and continue till Feb 15.

Conde Nast Traveler names Australia as destination of 2016

Sydney, Jan 4: Conde Nast Traveler (CNT) has named Australia as the destination of 2016.

California to host 6th Annual Restaurant Month

California, Dec 25: California Restaurant Month returns to the Golden State this January with an expanded program that builds upon traditional restaurant week promotions with a broader range of culinary happenings.

Air Asia wins three awards at World Travel Awards

Morocco, Dec 21: The AirAsia group, who recently celebrated its 14th anniversary received three prestigious recognitions at the World Travel Awards, winning the ‘World’s Leading Low Cost Airline’ title for the third consecutive year and clinched the ‘World’s Leading Low Cost Airline Website’ and ‘World’s Leading Low Cost Airline App’ titles for the first time.