FIFA will not ban travel to Ebola-hit countries

The medical committee of world soccer's governing body, FIFA, decided Tuesday not to impose a ban on travelling to countries hit with the deadly Ebola outbreak.

Travel bans complicated Ebola fight: WHO official

Travel prohibitions to Ebola-hit West African countries have undermined the fight against the pandemic that has claimed 2,500 lives, a World Health Organisation (WHO) official said Wednesday.

Pakistan court allows Musharraf to go abroad

Beleaguered Pervez Musharraf may be able to fly abroad after a fortnight with a Pakistani court today ordering the government to lift a travel ban slapped on the former military ruler last year.

Pakistan court reserves judgment on Musharraf travel ban

A Pakistani court on Thursday reserved judgment on former military ruler Pervez Musharraf`s application to have a travel ban on him lifted, his lawyer said.

Pakistan court adjourns Musharraf travel ban application

Pakistani former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, facing a battery of criminal cases, must wait a fortnight to learn if he will be given permission to go abroad to visit his sick mother.

Pakistan rejects Musharraf`s application to lift travel ban

Pakistan government today rejected the application of former dictator Pervez Musharraf, indicted for treason, seeking to lift travel ban on him.

Pervez Musharraf seeks lifting of travel ban on him

Former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf, indicted on treason charges, has asked the government to lift travel ban on him.

Pakistan court says it cannot lift Musharraf travel ban

A Pakistani court on Monday said it was unable to lift a travel ban on former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, a day before his trial for treason was due to start.

Pakistan to formulate tougher law on foreign travel ban

Pakistan government is considering a proposal to make it tougher to impose a foreign travel ban on any person, according to a media report on Thursday.

Top Israeli rabbi faces house arrest, travel ban

Israeli authorities have placed a rabbi under house arrest as they investigate allegations that he bribed a high-ranking officer.

Syria slams travel ban on President`s cousin

The Syrian government investigates into the violence gripping the country.

China enforces ban on travel to Tibet on riots anniversary

China enforced restrictions on the entry of foreign tourists to Tibet.

Egypt freezes Mubarak`s assets, bans him from travel

Mubarak was forced to step down on February 11 after
being at the helm of the country for 32 years.

Officials need permission to leave Egypt: Report

Public scrutiny of officials and businessmen became an issue after Jan 25.

Cuba aims for 1 million US tourists if ban lifted

Cuba could host up to one million US tourists in the first year its northern neighbour lifted restrictions on travel to the Communist island, Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero has said.

China relaxes Macao travel ban

China has relaxed a travel ban on mainland travellers going to Macao, the only Chinese city where gambling is legal.