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The river Ganga will soon be flocked by people, but not for any holy purposes. The Jal Shakti Minister, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, has launched Ganga Aamantran Abhiyan, an initiative aimed at spreading awareness about water conservation and river rejuvenation. The government has come up with various such initiatives in the past to clean Ganga and restore it to its former glory, all in vain. But

On the occasion of World Tourism Day on Friday, 27th September, the second Maldevta Paragliding festival commenced near the city of Dehradun with around fifty individuals took part in the paragliding competition. The Border Security Force's Institute of Adventure and Advanced training (BIAAT) and Himalayan Aero Sports Association (HASA) in conjunction with the State Tourism department organized the three-day festival. The participants, civilians as well

In 'Free Solo' Alex Honnold, inspiration to climbers throughout the world was documented during this historic climb on top of El Capitan. Honnold became the first person ever to climb El Capitan without ropes or safety gear. The Documentary captures Alex Honnold's scaling of Yosemite's 3000 feet high El Capitan wall and was the recipient of seven (out of its seven appointed categories) creative Emmy Awards

The white water Rafting Expedition named 'RUDRASHILA' will be undertaken by the Kalidhar Battalion under the aegis of Battle Axe Division was Flagged Off on Eleven Sept 2019 at Jaisalmer Military station by Major General T K Aich, Commanding officer of the Battle Axe Division. The expedition Rudrashila has been organized to commemorate the seventy-fifth Raising day of the Kalidhar Battalion. 'Rudrashila' takes its name from the renowned Rudraprayag tributary of

The tourism department of Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) will be conducting Assam's first-ever Paragliding Championship from 10th Nov to 15th Nov. The venue of the department is Ontaigufur Dangdhufur Chokrosila Wildlife Sanctuary in Kokrajhar. Mahan Brahma, the director of Tourism department indicated that pilots from all across India and over 15 foreign countries like Thailand, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia, South Korea, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Switzerland

The Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) tourism Department will be hosting the first Bodoland International paragliding Accuracy Championship from Nov Ten to Fifteen at Ontaigufur in Dangdhufur Chokrosila wildlife sanctuary in Kokrajhar. Speaking to newsmen, Mahan Chandra Brahma, Director tourism Department, said the Bodoland Territorial Council tourism department started paragliding back in 2013 in the Bhaokungri festival and since then, they have entered on the international paragliding map. Brahma said that around seventy

Licensed tandem Paragliding site in Ladakh now open for tourists and locals. Addressing the inaugural program, CEC Wangyal appreciated Stanzin Sonam the Paragliding operator for introducing this adventure sports in Ladakh for the first time and said that such sports can widen the scope of adventure tourism in Ladakh and hoped that this popular sport can unfold its wings in different parts of Ladakh in future. He further said that the current flying site close to Zingral and landing below Tagar is the most feasible location for the paragliding and nearly seventy flights were already conducted with success.