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NotOnMap and Help Tourism to boost Rural Tourism

Mumbai, Sep 15 (UNI) At a time where the entire world is struggling to keep up with the pandemic, NotOnMap and Help Tourism in association with ICRT India (The International Centre for Responsible Tourism) has come up with an ingenious project to aid rural areas of India to manage the crisis efficiently.

They are coming up with a series of 150+ training videos in over 18 regional languages divided in 12 modules for Homestay owners, Village Panchayats, Teachers/Youth and Women of villages and travelers across India thus covering all stakeholders of ‘Rural Tourism’ in India. The entire training will be kept as open source, free of any expenses and it aims to touch around 1 lac villages in India in next 1 year. The project is an outcome of 3 months of continuous efforts after conducting more than 30 webinars involving over 2000 community members and around 50 organizations from across 17 states in India.
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TRP scam: Partho Dasgupta's bail rejected

20 Jan 2021 | 8:41 PM

Mumbai, Jan 20 (UNI) A Sessions court here on Wednesday rejected the bail application of former BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) chief executive officer Partho Dasgupta for his alleged involvement in the Television Rating Points (TRP) scam.

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87 new Covid 19 cases reported in Goa, no death

20 Jan 2021 | 8:15 PM

Panaji, Jan 20 (UNI) Goa reported 87 new cases of Covid 19 and no death during the last 24 hours.

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Married woman murdered by unknown assailants in Nashik

20 Jan 2021 | 7:19 PM

Nashik, Jan 20 (UNI) A 22-year-old married woman was allegedly stabbed to death by unknown assailants with a sharp weapon in Mhasrul area of the city.

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Ban controversial Islamic outfit PFI immediately- Sufi Board to Centre

20 Jan 2021 | 5:48 PM

Ahmedabad, Jan 20 (UNI) Reiterating its demand for nationwide ban on controversial Islamic outfit Popular Front of India (PFI), the Sufi Islamic Board on Wednesday said that if the Centre did not proscribe the outfit which was involved in terrorist and anti-national activities and radicalising Muslim youths, the board would be compelled to start an on-road campaign for it.

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Stolen export goods worth over Rs 1 92 cr recovered; 5 held in Thane

20 Jan 2021 | 5:42 PM

Thane, Jan 20 (UNI) With the arrest of four persons, including two from Uttar Pradesh, the Thane Police on Wednesday claimed to have busted a major racket of theft of goods meant for export and recovered stolen goods of the value of over Rs 1.92 crore.

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