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22 May, 2018 5:15 PM April tourist arrivals rise 4.4% y-o-y

India saw the arrival of more than 7.4 lakh foreign tourists in April 2018, a growth of 4.4% from a year earlier, the government said in a statement. Bangladesh (24.3%) was the top source country in terms of percentage share of foreign tourist arrivals, followed by the U.S. (11.2%), the U.K. (9.14%), Sri Lanka (3.48%), Australia (3.33%), Malaysia (3.06%), China 39

13 February, 2018 10:08 AM Foreign visitors on e-tourist visa to India shoots up by 58% in January 2018

The number of foreign visitors arriving on e-Tourist visa in India registering a massive growth of 58.5% as compared to January 2017.  NEW DELHI: The number of foreign visitors arriving on e-Tourist visa in India registering a massive growth of 58.5% as compared to January 2017. “During the month of January, 2018, a total of 2.40 lakh foreign tourists 72

8 February, 2018 6:03 PM V.M. Sathish passes away

V.M. Sathish, eminent expatriate journalist covering West Asia, is no more. He was 54. According to reports reaching here, Sathish, who had gone to Dubai on a tourist visa on Tuesday, had suffered a massive cardiac arrest. His end came by Wednesday night at Al Quassimi Hospital, Sharjah. Born to an agriculturist family at Ithithanam, near here, Sathish 23

31 January, 2018 5:30 PM Budget 2018: E-Visas, Home Stays Buoy Tourism Revenue

Tourism is one industry that will be looking hopefully towards the Budget. After all there is need for increased investment in this sector which has shown an upward growth in 2016-2017, and also till end December. There has been 10.7 per cent growth in foreign arrivals and a 15.1 per cent growth in foreign exchange earnings from tourism. Rajasthan has benefited 76

10 January, 2018 7:56 AM Finnish woman found dead in Chennai

A 22-year old Finnish woman was found dead in a lodge in Triplicane on Wednesday morning. It is suspected that she died of an overdose. Emilia came to India with her friend Aleksy on a tourist visa. After touring several places in the country, they reached city on Tuesday from Kanyakumari and checked in a hotel called Himalaya in Triplicane 38

25 December, 2017 11:58 PM 2 Killed In Road Accident In Uttar Pradesh Including A Ukrainian Woman

Police said the Ukrainian Embassy in New Delhi has been informed about 22-year-old BK Dana's death. Mathura: Two people, including a Ukrainian woman, were killed and two others were injured on Christmas day when their car ploughed into a road divider and overturned, the police said. Ukrainian nationals 22-year-old BK Dana and 24-year-old Maria were travelling 73

21 December, 2017 5:02 PM Ex-Soldier From Israel Arrested For Carrying Satellite Phone At Mumbai Airport

After the man from Israel landed at Mumbai airport, the CISF, during security check, found a satellite phone in his luggage following which he was apprehended and later arrested Mumbai: A 23-year-old man from Israel was arrested for allegedly keeping a satellite phone, which is banned in India, at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai 49

26 November, 2017 10:09 AM Cops bust online sex racket; 3 held, Uzbek woman rescued

Hyderabad: The Rachakonda Police busted an online sex racket today and nabbed three persons associated with it on charges of human trafficking. A woman, an Uzbek national who was overstaying in India after her visa expired, was rescued during the operation, police added. Rachakonda Police Commissioner Mahesh M Bhagwat said the police, acting on a tip-off 67

11 October, 2017 2:21 AM Cops help Russian begging in Kanchi temple

Chennai: There was high drama at the Kumarakottam Murugan temple in Kancheepuram on Tuesday after a Russian tourist sat with the destitute outside the temple and sought alms from the public. Curious people started enquiring of the man as to what he was doing there and since all their queries were met with only a gesture asking them to put some money 93

10 October, 2017 1:06 PM Russian tourist begs for alms at Kancheepuram temple as his ATM PIN gets locked

Police help him by giving money to him for travel to Chennai. A Russian on Tuesday sat at the entrance of the Sri Kumarakottam temple in Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu, seeking alms. A. Evangelin (24), who has a valid passport and visa, came to India on September 24 and arrived in Kancheepuram on Tuesday morning from Chennai. After visiting a few temples in the temple 21