Why travel marketplace ixigo is using AI to scan photos of hotels

Anirban Ghoshal

Online travel marketplace ixigo said on Thursday that it using artificial intelligence (AI) on its platform to help customers ....

12 April, 2018

From flight delays to lost bags: How blockchain can fix the travel industry


Blockchain technology has the potential to shake up the travel industry by giving airlines and hotels a way to bypass controlling ....

10 April, 2018

Flipkart may soon take on MakeMyTrip, Yatra with diversification into OTA business

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Anand J

E-commerce major Flipkart  is looking to independently chart a course in the online travel agency (OTA) space and is gearing ....

26 March, 2018

Yatra appoints former Trulia CFO Sean Aggarwal as director

Dearton Thomas Hector

Yatra Online Inc, the operator of travel portal Yatra.com, announced on Thursday that it had appointed Sean Aggarwal, former chief ....

22 February, 2018

Booking.com launches accelerator programme for startups in sustainable tourism

Shruti Jain

Accommodation booking website Booking.com has launched a new accelerator initiative, the Booking Booster Programme, for startups ....

17 February, 2017

Instacar raises $1 mn of seed funding from Swastika

Nishant Sharma

Indore-based online outstation taxi marketplace InstaCar has received $1 million (Rs 6.65 crore) in seed round of funding from ....

28 September, 2016

Google launches app to help plan and personalise trips

Varun Arora

Tech giant Google Inc. has launched Google Trips, a new app which will help travellers plan and personalise trips. Google's new ....

20 September, 2016

Ixigo rolls out AI-powered personal travel assistant ixibaba

Varun Arora

Gurgaon-based Le Travenues Technology Pvt. Ltd, which runs travel search marketplace ixigo.com, has launched an artificial intelligence-powered ....

21 July, 2016

Travel portal Holidify recasts business; co-founder quits

Disha Sharma

Destination discovery portal Holidify is restructuring its operations and one of its co-founders has quit, in the latest instance ....

20 April, 2016

Yatra.com Launches Deals Section: What's On Offer?

Anand Rai & Aashish Bhinde & Shrija Agrawal

Just yesterday we got a promotional email from Yatra.com that talked about a newly launched Travel Deals web site and how it is ....

22 December, 2011

Via Bets On Pilgrimage Tours With New Bus Service

Preethi J

Travel services and e-commerce group Via has just launched a new bus tourism service, to tap the pilgrimage tourism opportunity ....

9 December, 2011

MakeMyTrip's Q1 Net Profit Shrinks; Revenues Jump

Preethi J

MakeMyTrip Ltd's net profit has fallen 79.7 per cent on a sequential basis to $0.75 million for the quarter ended June, 2011. ....

10 August, 2011

MakeMyTrip Teams With Existing Investor SAIF To Acquire Majority In IXiGO

Preethi J

India's top online travel agency MakeMyTrip Ltd has joined hands with its largest shareholder private equity firm SAIF Partners, ....

10 August, 2011

Yatra Raises Rs 200Cr In Pre-IPO Round

Preethi J

Gurgaon-based Yatra Online Pvt Ltd, one of the top three online travel agencies (OTA) in India, has raised funds to the tune of ....

20 April, 2011

Hotels.com Steps Up India Presence As Indian Travellers Splurge

Preethi J

As domestic online travel agencies are stepping up their focus on high margin hotels and tour packages business, global travel ....

15 April, 2011

Exclusively.in Launches Travel Section With Four Deals

Preethi J

Fashion flash sales site Exclusively.in is now moulding into a complete lifestyle-oriented site, offering travel deals to its ....

11 April, 2011