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.

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

Somalia`s Shebab claim Kenya attack, warn tourists

Somalia`s Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab rebels today said they carried out an attack on a town on Kenya`s coast that left 49 dead, and warned tourists and foreigners to stay away from Kenya.

Guam man on trial for deadly Japanese tourist attack

A Guam man accused of killing three Japanese tourists and injuring 11 more in a frenzied knife attack went on trial Monday in the Pacific island nation.

Thai tourist arrivals dive as coup shakes confidence

Thailand suffered a plunge in tourist arrivals in May as the military seized power in a coup and imposed a night-time curfew, official figures showed today.

North Korea says detains US tourist, three now in custody

North Korea said on Friday it had detained a US tourist for violating the country`s laws, bringing the number of Americans held by the secretive state to three.

North Korea says investigating U.S. tourist for illegal acts

North Korea said on Friday it was investigating an American who had entered the country as a tourist on April 29 for violating the country`s laws.

Chinese, Filipino kidnapped in Malaysia rescued

A Chinese tourist and a Filipino worker have been rescued nearly two months after they were abducted from a resort off Borneo island, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Friday.

New Zealand tourist shot and killed in Argentina

Officials say a New Zealander has been shot and killed in Argentina during an attempted robbery.

Sri Lanka to deport tourist with Buddha tattoo

A female British tourist in Sri Lanka has been detained and will be deported for having a Buddha tattoo on her arm, a media report said Tuesday.

India to extend visa-on-arrival to tourists from 180 countries

India will extend visa-on arrival to tourists of all nations barring eight, including Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Sudan and Iran, as it looks to boost tourism, Planning Minister Rajeev Shukla said on Wednesday.

At least six dead as tourist ferry sinks off Thai resort: Report

At least six passengers including three foreigners died after a tourist ferry sank on Sunday off the Thai resort of Pattaya, police said.

Tourism Ministry launches new website for travel info

Tourism Ministry Tuesday launched an innovative website to make it easy for tourists to walk or drive through the most-visited cities in India by providing all tourism-related information at one place.

Tourist police to look after security of visitors to Bengal

To make West Bengal a more tourist-friendly destination, the state tourist department is teaming up with the police to create a dedicated security force to look after the security of travellers.

Deployment of Tourist Police suggested

In order to ensure safety of tourists, Union Tourism Ministry has advised all state governments and Union Territory administrations to deploy Tourist Police.

HC directs state to draft policy to ensure safety of tourists

Observing that it was state`s responsibility to ensure safety of tourists and students, Bombay High Court directed Maharashtra government to keep tab on tour operators`trekking camps, within 3 months.

Tourist bus falls from cliff in China, 3 killed

Three women tourists -- two Taiwanese and one Chinese-American -- were today killed when their bus overturned and fell from a cliff in central China`s Hunan Province.

Thai tourists stranded mid-air as monorail stops working

Twenty foreign and Thai tourists were stranded mid-air for an hour after an electric monorail stopped working at a zoo in Thailand`s northern province of Chiang Mai frequented by several Indian visitors every month.

Five WB tourists rescued from drowning in J&K

In a swift action, Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday rescued a group of tourists, including two children, after their boat capsized due to strong winds in Dal Lake here.