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Nearly 100 people missing as Russia boat sinks on Volga river
23 September 2011

Russia : Nearly 100 people are missing after a tourist boat sank in Russia's Volga river on Sunday, killing at least one person, emergency servi  read more...
Kenya tourist death Man denies woman's abduction
22 September 2011

Kenya : Ali Babitu Kololo denied the abduction of 56-year-old Judith Tebbutt, and a charge of robbery with violence.
Margalla tourist train launched
19 September 2011

ISLAMABAD - The Capital Development Authority (CDA) on Saturday launched Margalla Tourists train to promote tourism in the capital city and faci  read more...
19 year old British tourist knifed to death in Greek holiday resort
19 September 2011

Greece : A 19-year-old British tourist has been knifed to death in a holiday resort in Greece after becoming involved in an argument with two ta  read more...
Brits Among Dead In Tourist Plane Crash
17 September 2011

A number of Britons were among dozens of people killed when a jet packed with tourists crashed at Phuket airport in Thailand, officials say.
Moroccan tourist cafe terrorist attack leaves at least 15 dead
15 September 2011

Moroccan : A suspected suicide attack blew apart a well-known tourist cafe in the Moroccan city of Marrakech on Thursday killing at least 15 peo  read more...
Briton feared dead as Vietnam tour boat sinks
14 September 2011

Vietnam :  British tourists are among 12 people who have died after their tour boat sank during the night in Vietnam's picturesque Ha Long   read more...
Aruba officials think missing US tourist dead
14 September 2011

San Juan, Puerto Rico : Authorities in Aruba believe a missing American tourist is no longer alive and are seeking to extend a detention order f  read more...
Israeli settlers try to lure tourists to West Bank
14 September 2011

PSAGOT, West Bank — Perched atop a West Bank hill, the Binyamin region visitors center invites travelers to look past the military jeeps patro  read more...
Cancun bar attack is more bad news for Mexico tourism
14 September 2011

Mexico : At least eight people died after attackers hurled gasoline bombs into a crowded Cancun bar early Tuesday. Although the bar is outside t  read more...
Gunmen Kill British Tourist and Kidnap Wife In Kenya
12 September 2011

Kenya :  An exclusive beach resort in Kenya was a dangerous place for tourists on Sunday as a boat full of gunmen attacked and killed a Bri  read more...
12 Tourists rescued off Panama coast
12 September 2011

Panama City : Sep 13 (IANS) Twelve tourists who were stranded off the Panama coast after their boat broke down have been rescued, Xinhua   read more...
USA to Reform Tourist Visa System
14 May 2011
USA: Travel Association of US has announced a plan to help reform the visa process that it said that it can create around 1.3 million US jobs and add USD$859 b  read more...
Six killed Tourist Train accident in Taiwan
27 April 2011
Taiwan: Around six people killed in an accident of tourist train in Taiwan. According to the officials the accident occurred at the populer moun  read more...
Thailand flood killed 21 and stranded Tourists
30 March 2011
Thailand: Thailand flood in southern stranded almost thousand of tourist and killed 21 people, according reports from the authorities, on Wednesday.
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Thailand is to charge tourist visa fee again
28 March 2011
Thailand: Thailand will charge the tourist visa fees once again. The visa fee will be applied once again from coming April 1st 2011, the Royal Thai Embass  read more...
Eiffel Tower evacuated after a bomb scare
24 March 2011
Paris: On Wednesday, A bomb threat evacuated the Eiffel Tower. The police evacuate around 4,000 tourists from the Eiffel tower.

Continental Airlines will start providing wi fi
24 March 2011
New York: Continental Airlines are going to offer wi-fi in the sky route.The airlines has signed the deal with the inflight entertainment provider, company will   read more...
British Chancellor decided not to increase APD
24 March 2011
London: The Chancellor of UK said that the Air Passenger Duty will not increase announcing the Budget
of 2011, he also s  read more...
Delhi Metro to Indira Gandhi airport check in procedure.
18 March 2011
Delhi: By coming May 1 the passengers of  Indira Gandhi International Airport of  New Delhi will be able to get their boarding pass at the Metro stat  read more...
Elephant festival in Jaipur
11 March 2011
New Delhi : Elephant Festival will be held on 19th March 2011 in Rambagh Pologround, Ambedkar  Circle, Jaipur at 4:00 PM to 7:00PM.Majour a  read more...
Armenia offers visa on arrival for Indians
05 February 2011
New Delhi: Indian and Chinese nationals will now be able to get their visas upon arrival in Tbilisi, after the Armenian Government decided to relax visa norms for these two countries.

Passengers stranded in Phoenix
02 February 2011
Phoenix: Flight delays hit Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix on Tuesday as much of the country deals with severe winter weather.

At least 20 flights were canceled   read more...
Flights from Egypt brings back more Indian passengers
01 February 2011
Mumbai: A second special flight carrying Indians from Egypt landed in Mumbai on Tuesday morning. Around 128 people have returned on this flight from Cairo.
Nepal mulls free visa for Chinese tourists
01 February 2011
Kathmandu: Nepal is mulling waiving visa fees for Chinese tourists to increase the arrival of visitors from the country, amid a major campaign to boost the tourism sector which is still reeling under   read more...
Phuket Tour bus accident in Phuket City
01 February 2011
Phuket: A Tourist bus crashed and overturned at Phuket City's Tesco Lotus intersection yesterday evening. First reports from two Phuketwan journalists on the spot said that there were many injured.read more...
Thousands of passengers stranded by volcano in Indonesia
28 January 2011
Indonesian authorities have advised airlines to avoid airspace within 200 nautical miles of a volcano in east Java which continues to spew out ash causing havoc for thousands of passengers.

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Bomb blast at Nairobi bus station
20 January 2011
Nairobi: Two people have been killed and 41 injured in an explosion next to a Kampala-bound bus in downtown Nairobi. The blast occurred as passengers were boarding the bus at its station last night. N  read more...
Chinese tourist found dead in Maldives Resort
19 January 2011
Male: A Chinese tourist snorkelling in Sun Island Resort was found dead today.

A police spokesperson also confirmed that the 36 year old man was found dead this morning.

“We have recei  read more...
Travelers stuck in Chile as strike continues
18 January 2011
Chile: Thousands of travelers remain stuck in southern Chile after striking workers, frustrated with rising fuel prices, set up roadblocks in front of a major airport access road.

Snow leaves 200 tourists stranded in Uttarakhand
18 January 2011
Dehradun: Over 200 people, including tourists, are stranded on national highways and border roads due to heavy snowfall in the higher reaches of Uttarakhand. Around 150 villages are cut-off from the r  read more...
NRI E ticket dubbed invalid at Kolkata airport
18 January 2011
Kolkata: An NRI with a confirmed E-ticket for Air India Express’s Calcutta-Dhaka flight received a nasty surprise when airline staff informed him at the airport on the night of the journey that ther  read more...
Plane crash in Iran killed 72 people and 32 injured
10 January 2011
Iran: At least 70 people have been killed and 32 injured when an Iranian passenger plane crashed near the northwestern city in Orumiyeh of West Azerbaijan Province.

Sri Lanka offer online visas for tourists
08 January 2011
Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka tourism and government has decided to offer online visas to the tourists. Sri Lanka tourism believes that online visas for tourists will boost tourist arrivals this year. Departme  read more...
Indian Visa on Arrival scheme drew 6549 foreigners in last year
08 January 2011
New Delhi: Over 6500 foreigners availed the Visa on Arrival scheme last year when it was introduced by the government in a bid to promote tourism and facilitate bonafide foreign tourists who plan thei  read more...
Tourist bus accident in Uttarakhand
06 January 2011
Lucknow: An Uttarakhand state official says 22 people died when their sightseeing bus overturned and crashed in a gorge in northern India.

The private bus had   read more...
Tourists in Rome face new tax
05 January 2011
A new tax on tourists to the Eternal City is causing controversy, with hotels expressing fears it could hurt their business and scare tourists away.

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Sri Lanka welcomes tourists on airport
05 January 2011
Sri Lanka: The Scottish couple snapped out of their jetlag-fuelled New Year slumber as they came out of the aircraft. Drums had begun to beat, dancers were swaying and traditional sweetmeats were laid  read more...
Bus bomb kills five in Guatemala City
04 January 2011
Guatemala: Firefighters beside the scorched bus and the covered body of one of the victims in Guatemala City. Guatemala's criminal gangs often target public transport

1600 year old Mayan King's tomb discovered in Guatemala
04 January 2011
Guatemala: Archaeologists have discovered a tomb of an ancient Mayan king in Guatemala, filled with materials that have been preserved for approximately 1,600 years.
Tighter checks at airports from 15 Jan
03 January 2011
Mumbai: Passengers taking flights from major international airports in the country can brace themselves for long security check queues as well as tight security checks as high alert will be sounded at  read more...
Snow and rain in Himachal attract tourists
31 December 2010
Himachal: Snow on Wednesday attract tourist on the eve of new year  in Himachal, which otherwise dogged them around Christmas. Rohtang Pass received 40 cm of snow, in Kalpa it was 10 cms, in Pin   read more...
Government of India extends visa on arrival facility to Cambodia Laos Vietnam and Philippines
31 December 2010
New Delhi: Government on Thursday extended its tourist visa on arrival facility to nationals of Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and the Philippines from next month.

Disneyland turning away visitors at gates
29 December 2010
It's a nice problem to have if you're the Walt Disney Co but not if you're trying to visit the Anaheim theme parks. I'm told that both yesterday and today Disneyland began turning away would-be visito  read more...
Indian Luxury Trains Palace on wheels and Rajasthan Royals on wheels suspended
28 December 2010
Going full steam on the eighth day, the Gurjar agitation for job quota has derailed the travel plans of high-end foreign tourists who throng Rajasthan for its royal splendour and sand dunes between Ch  read more...
Tourist Killed In Disney Bus accident
27 December 2010
Boston: A tourist from Massachusetts is dead after he was struck by a Disney bus in the parking lot of a resort hotel at Walt Disney World, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

They said Ro  read more...
American Tourists Killed in a Bus accident in Egypt
27 December 2010
Egypt: Eight American tourists were killed and twenty-one others injured when their bus rammed into a parked truck in southern Egypt early on Sunday, according to officials and local news reports.
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Thousands of U.S travelers stranded by bad weather
25 December 2010
USA: Thousands of Americans will not make it home for Christmas this year, victims of heavy storms battering the east coast.

Airlines across the nations have h  read more...
Air travellers warned of more delays in Western Europe
25 December 2010
Europe: Hundreds of air travellers have been spending the first part of the Christmas holiday stranded in airports in Paris and Brussels, as snow and freezing weather conditions continue to paralyse t  read more...
Sri Lankan warship converted into party ground
25 December 2010
Sri Lanka: Till last year, the ship carried thousands of troops, civilians and supplies between the east and north coasts of a nation at war. On New Year's Eve it will carry flowing liquor and warm fo  read more...
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