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    All you need to know about India’s first subscription-based airline

    The post All you need to know about India’s first subscription-based airline appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Prince Air, a New Delhi-based start-up created by Sanket Raj Singh is now offering a one-of-a-kind subscription-based airline service for unlimited travel on its private jets. Founded on the concept that exclusive experiences can be inclusive, Prince Air is designed to offer its services to patrons for a fraction of the usual cost – making its member travel affordable and accessible to everyone. Its service is also faster and more efficient, by cutting down the time spent at airports. That means a round trip flight from Delhi to Mumbai…

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    What all you need to know about India’s new guidelines for international travellers from today

    The post What all you need to know about India’s new guidelines for international travellers from today appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. In the wake of new mutant strains of coronavirus emerging from different countries, the government of India has issued new guidelines for international travellers that will come into effect from today. The fresh guidelines are applicable on all international travellers coming/transiting through flights originating from the United Kingdom, Europe and Middle East. The government has suspended international flights till February 28 and all overseas flights to and from India are being operated under the air bubble agreements with other nations. This was revealed by…

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    India’s elite heads to the Maldives to escape the Covid crisis – Art & Culture

    As Indian hospitals forfeit and cremation centres run out of space, the country’s rich overlook the scenes from their Maldives-bound private jets. This is nothing extraordinary, economic inequality is the least surprising thing about the hyper-globalised 21st century, but its neo-liberal ideals manifest in a reality the eyes beg to shy away from. Out of embarrassment, or fear, you ask? We’ll let you decide. The South Asian archipelagic state of the Maldives was a popular tourist destination before the pandemic, and as borders re-opened after initial scares, it was quick to climb back up to the top. Only that this time, the ones carrying the destination back to its lost…

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    Air India’s London-Mumbai flights from 17 May

    The post Air India’s London-Mumbai flights from 17 May appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Air India has informed that it will operate flights from London Heathrow to Mumbai from 17 May, keeping in view of the COVID-19 pandemic situation. “Air India will operate flights from London Heathrow to Mumbai from 17 May to 31 May (except 18, 23, 25 and 30 May). Passengers who are already booked on these dates and wish to travel, will be required to revalidate their bookings,” tweeted Air India. Passengers before travelling are advised to adhere to the COVID-19 guidelines. “With reference to recent guidelines announced by UK government, passengers before…

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    COVID-19 crisis hinders India’s economic recovery

    The post COVID-19 crisis hinders India’s economic recovery appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Economic activities in major Indian cities have been severely affected by the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, which led to full or partial lockdowns across the country. Against this backdrop, the combined real GDP growth of nine major Indian cities has been revised downward to 9.28% in May 2021 from the earlier projection of 9.61% in January 2021, according to GlobalData. Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal reported more than 65% of the total confirmed cases as of 23 May 2021. Maharashtra, Delhi started imposing…