Tunisia begins new deployment to protect tourists: Ministry
Tunisia begins new deployment to protect tourists: Ministry

Tunisia began deploying armed police to protect foreign tourists on Wednesday after last week`s deadly jihadist attack on a beach resort, the interior ministry said.

Tunisia says resort gunman was trained in Libya

The gunman who killed 38 tourists in Tunisia received weapons training from jihadists in Libya, a top official said Tuesday, as the president admitted security services were unprepared for the attack.

British tour operators send planes to evacuate tourists from Tunisia
British tour operators send planes to evacuate tourists from Tunisia

British tour operators Thomson and First Choice sent 10 planes to evacuate tourists from Tunisia on Saturday after 39 people including at least five Britons were killed in the resort of Sousse in an attack claimed by Islamic State.

Tourists scramble to leave Tunisia after seaside massacre
Tourists scramble to leave Tunisia after seaside massacre

 Thousands of scared foreign holidaymakers were being flown from Tunisia on Saturday after an Islamist gunman killed 38 people, most of them British tourists, at a beach resort.

German tourists `definitely` still welcome in Greece: Sector

Are German tourists still welcome in crisis-battered Greece? "Definitely!" insists the travel board of Europe`s top economy, which nevertheless issued a few words of caution Thursday.

Nepal plans to re-open heritage sites to tourists in August

 Nepal is planning to re-open the historical structures and monuments enlisted by the UNESCO as World Heritage sites to the tourists as well as the general public from August 17 as only 15 per cent of the sites have been damaged in the recent devastating earthquakes.

Telangana all set to create its tourism brand

 Telangana is planning to spend Rs 350 crore in the next 3-4 years to strengthen infrastructure here as it aims at brand building to attract tourists to the country's youngest state.

AIB: Zee Media's reality check on 'Third Gender' people

All India Badtameez, a Zee Media's reality check on the 'Third Gender' people and their right to dignity.

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Indian drivers have rental car contracts cancelled in NZ

 Two Indian tourists in New Zealand have got their car rental contracts cancelled because of driving too slow at 60kmph in 100kmph zones and stopping their cars in the middle of the road.

London receives record foreign tourists in 2014
London receives record foreign tourists in 2014

London has received record number of foreign visitors last year with 17.4 million tourists pouring into the UK capital, a new survey reported today.

Congress slams ministers for saying tourists come to Goa for drugs

Goa Congress has threatened to "throw cow dung on the face of ministers" who claim that tourists arrive in the state due to availability of drugs.

Taxis go off roads in Manali, tourists suffer

Thousands of tourists who arrived in this picturesque tourist resort in Himachal Pradesh to enjoy the snow in the surrounding hilltops were inconvenienced as taxi operators went on indefinite strike on Tuesday.

Watch: Black bears chasing away tourists in Montana

Tourists who were trying to capture the beauty of black bears in US' Montana were chased away by the latter.

Discoloration of the Taj Mahal: What to blame?
Discoloration of the Taj Mahal: What to blame?

Even as measures -- some of them knee-jerk -- are being taken to stop the majestic Taj Mahal from turning yellow, the exact causes for the monument's discoloration are yet to be ascertained, a recent analysis shows.

J&K govt to charter planes for low-cost air travel for tourists

Jammu and Kashmir government plans to run chartered planes on Delhi-Jammu and Delhi-Srinagar sectors at a fixed price of Rs 5,000 in an attempt to provide low cost air travel option as part of encouraging tourism.

Gujarat govt to develop tourist circuit on Sardar Patel: CM

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel has announced setting up of a tourist circuit on the life of Sardar Patel to make people aware about his work.

AP to have special police force for security of tourists

Andhra Pradesh would form a special police force for the safety and security of tourists in the state.

25 tourists from Telangana stuck in quake-hit Nepal

 Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has ordered the tourism department to extend necessary help to 25 tourists from the state who are stranded in Kathmandu.

Now, a device to steer you through unfamiliar places

People charting unfamiliar territory needn't fear about getting lost any more, with German scientists coming up with the first human satellite navigation system that guides walkers with the help of signals sent to electrodes strapped to their legs.

Govt formulating new policy to increase international tourism

 The government is formulating a new policy to "substantially increase" India's share in global tourism from its current figure of 0.64 per cent.