Around 550 Gujarati tourists stranded in Nepal; most are safe

 Around 550 tourists from Gujarat are stranded in Nepal which was hit by a massive earthquake on Saturday, but most of them are safe, the state officials said.

Man molests American woman in beauty parlour, arrested

 A 24-year-old man was arrested on Thursday for allegedly molesting an American woman while giving her a head massage in a beauty parlour in Great Kailash area of south Delhi.

Egypt seeks bigger share of India's tourist pie
Egypt seeks bigger share of India's tourist pie

 Vegetarian food, attractive holiday packages and, above all, advertising the country through Bollywood and regional cinema are all part of an elaborate game plan chalked out by Egypt's tourism ministry, recovering from declining footfalls due to political unrest of the last few years, to woo the globe-trotting Indian traveller to the Land of Pyramids.

Two arrested for rape of tourist in UP

A hotel owner and his friend were arrested after they were accused of raping a tourist in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh Police said on Tuesday.

John Madden wants to explore India as tourist

 English director John Madden, who is smitten by the revelry and exuberance of big fat Indian weddings and its idiomatic representation in Bollywood, says he plans to return to the country to explore its treasures as a tourist.

Nine Tunisia tourist victims were on a cruise

Nine of the 17 tourists killed at a Tunisian museum on Wednesday were passengers on the MSC Spendida cruise ship, the tour company said on Thursday. 

Top 5 attractions near Connaught Place, Delhi!
Top 5 attractions near Connaught Place, Delhi!

Delhi - known as the capital city holds in its heart Connaught Place better known as CP.

Swiss woman dies of swine flu in Jodhpur

A 70-year-old woman from Switzerland Thursday died of swine flu at a hospital in Jodhpur, an official said.

Tourist killed as toy train derails in Darjeeling

A woman tourist from Kolkata was on Monday killed and several others were injured when the Jungle Safari special toy train derailed in Darjeeling district, police said.

Female suicide bomber killed in Istanbul tourist area attack

A female suicide bomber was killed Tuesday when she blew herself up in an attack on police in the main tourist district of central Istanbul that wounded two Turkish policemen, the city governor said.

Japanese student gang-raped in Bihar's Gaya, 2 arrested

In another shameful incident, a Japanese girl was allegedly confined and raped by two persons in Bihar's Gaya.

Sun, not snow, luring tourists to Himachal

If the plains of northern India are shivering and dense fog is spoiling New Year celebrations, head for the hills of Himachal Pradesh. There will be a lot of relief as the long sunny days have rendered the hills unusually warm.

Gambia launches Ebola-free campaign to attract foreign tourists

Gambia Tourism Board have launched a new Ebola-free campaign to help foreign tourists to have first-hand information about the country's public health situation.

Taxi driver rapes Delhi-based tourist; kills her, friend

A Delhi-based woman tourist was allegedly raped and murdered and her male friend killed by a taxi driver and his three accomplices here, police said on Tuesday.

Crime, unruly locals spoil party for Russian tourists in Goa

The tourist season for Russians in Goa, who lead the pack of foreign tourists flocking India's beach capital every year, has opened on an unpleasant note this

Himachal all set to take tourists to apple orchards

In a uniqe initiative to make tourism business more fruitful in Himachal Pradesh, the state tourism department is all set to take tourists to apple orchards, far from the maddening crowd.

Police test mental health of daughter of American tourist killed in Bali

The Indonesian police ran psychiatric tests on the teenage daughter of an American woman found dead inside a suitcase on the resort island of Bali.

North Korea says to try two detained US citizens

North Korea said on Monday it would put two US tourists on trial for committing crimes against the state, dimming any hopes among their families that they would soon be released.

Tourism projects in Agra, Mathura reviewed

Uttar Pradesh Tourism`s director general Amrit Abhijat Friday reviewed tourism projects in the pipeline for Agra and Mathura and instructed officials to ensure their early completion

Foreign tourists camp in North Korea for first time

A group of tourists participated in the first ever camping trip for foreigners in the mountains of North Korea as part of a rare tour to the isolated country, it was reported Wednesday