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Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board empanels India City Walks
To deliver and curate Heritage walks and content driven tourism in several
cities of Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal, November 2017: *Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board* empanelled ‘*India City Walks*’, based out of New Delhi a three-time national award-winning brand as their official agency for curation and operation of Heritage Walks and content driven tourism in several cities of Madhya Pradesh – Khajuraho, Orchha, Mandu, and Bhopal.
With a mission to offer engaging interactions with local cultures* ‘India City Walks*’ intends to showcase Madhya Pradesh’s rich heritage through storytelling and create experiential delivery of tours for showcasing living heritage, which is not just conceptual but has intangible aspects like regions language, lifestyles, ceremonies, festivities, cultures etc. The heritage walking tours will focus on unique story, develop visitor experience, preserve the assets of the region and increase footprints.
Speaking on this, Dr. Srikant Pandey, IAS, Additional Managing Director, Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board said “Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board’s initiative of Heritage Walk is not just a statement but is a commitment. Our inheritance is our history and it is also a testimony of our culture and tradition. So please join us in this great initiative and help us continue the invaluable legacy of Madhya Pradesh”.
Mr. Sachin Bansal, the Founder & Chief Explorer of India City Walks says –“The vision of *Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board* goes hand in hand with the vision of ‘*India City Walks*’. We are humbled to have been chosen to deliver the heritage walk experiences in the State. We are a passion driven organisation and intend to showcase every city with its own flavour and tale. Madhya Pradesh has a lot to share in terms of history, heritage and culture; we wish to capture it for all our travellers and guests”.
Taking this vision forward ‘*India City Walks*’ organized their first Heritage Walk on the third day of the Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart, 29th October in Bhopal. The three hour Heritage Walk and Sightseeing Experience starting at 6:00 AM covered heritage properties like Iqbal Maidan, Moti Masjid, Sadar Manzil, Sheesh Mahal, Shaukat Mahal, Taj-ul-Masjid and Taj Mahal. The Heritage walk was organized to showcase the fascinating amalgam of scenic beauty, old historic city and modern urban planning of this historic city and offer local immersions by creating an experience to cover all nuances of the city.
The idea behind such an initiative is to make the National and International Travel and trade fraternity aware about the variety of destinations that the state has to offer and revive the fast-growing tourism sector and to market and promote Madhya Pradesh and get travellers closer to treasure troves of history, heritage, cultures and humane values which are fast becoming a forgettable relic in a rapidly transforming society.
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1. The Un-audited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter ended June 30, 2011
2. declaration of interim dividend on equity shares of the Company.Source : BSE
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Beware of Phishing
What is Phishing?
Phishing ( a variant of fishing) means when some fraudulent people “fish” for information.
More often than not , to capture authentication information, that can then be used by them to make illegal transactions.
A phishing attemp is in the form of an e-mail inviting you to click a particular link. The e-mail itself appears in the first glance as initiated by your bank.
All you need to do is to ignore such e-mails and define it as a spam. Dig deeper , you will find the email address of sender is not right.
As per a survey, “foreign Jobs” have lost a sheen and Indian Professional are preferring to stay in India.
What I can say is that I have been seeing this phenomena in the IT sector especially among technical and management experts.
In fact some peoples salaries in India are at par with dollar salaries abroad. I am not saying equivalent, I am saying equal or more
A way of looking that the economy is blooming.
India Budget 2011 Highlights
• Personal income tax slabs changed:
o Income upto Rs.1.8 lakhs – nil.
o Income between Rs. 1.8 lakhs and Rs. 5 lakhs – 10%.
o Income between Rs. 5 lakhs and Rs. 8 lakhs – 20%.
o Income above Rs. 8 lakhs – 30%.
o Incomes of senior citizens between 60 and 80 years of age, to be exempted upto Rs. 2.5 lakhs and for those above 80 years, exemption applicable upto Rs. 5 lakhs.• Fiscal deficit pegged at 4.6% of GDP for 2011-12.
• Fiscal deficit projected at 4.1% and 3.5% for 2012-13 and 2013-14, respectively.
• Revenue deficit for 2011-12 pegged at 3.4%.
• Revenue deficit for 2010-11 revised downwards to 3.4% from the budgeted estimate of 4.0%.
• Net market borrowings for 2011-12 is budgeted at Rs. 3,430 billion, 2.3% over 2010-11.
• Total expenditure for 2011-12 to increase by 3.4% over 2010-11.
• 1.4% fall in capital expenditure, while 4.1% increase in revenue expenditure over 2010-11.