Best things to do in Africa beyond safaris: Cruises, wine tours, hikes

Africa is blessed with some of the rarest and most beautiful animals in the world — a fact that entices tourists to book safaris year-round. But safaris only scratch the surface of what the continent has to offer.   From wine tours to vibrant coastal cities, other experiences await those who are willing to go … Read more

CBDT ready to address queries on Mauritius DTAA update

New Delhi: India’s apex direct taxes body Friday said it will address all “queries” related to the amended Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement with Mauritius while terming concerns around it “premature” as the protocol is yet to be notified. “Some concerns have been raised on the India Mauritius DTAA amended recently. In this context, it is … Read more

Mauritius blocks Norwegian Cruise Line ship over cholera fears

The first cruise ship, ‘Norwegian Dawn’ to arrive at Portland Port since the arrival of the Bibby Stockholm immigration barge, is seen docking, on July 26, 2023 in Portland, England. Finnbarr Webster | Getty Images News | Getty Images A Norwegian cruise ship has been denied permission to dock in Mauritius over fears of a … Read more