China issues 10 point directive to citizens planning to visit Nepal

KATHMANDU, Oct 07: With the ease in monsoon season and the start of tourist season in Nepal, China has issued 10 point directive to it’s citizen planning to visit Nepal. China’s National Tourism Administration issued the directive coinciding with it’s National Day and Mid- Autumn holiday that last for over a week. It has stated that it is good to visit Nepal as it also will be celebrating i...

U.S. travel warning sends chill across Cuban tourism industry

HAVANA, Oct : Businesses catering to U.S. tourists visiting Cuba have had a rude awakening in the last few months after enjoying a 2-1/2-year boom. First, U.S. President Donald Trump in June ordered tighter restrictions on travel to the Caribbean island. Then the U.S. State Department warned on Friday against going there after a spate of alleged attacks on its diplomats in Havana, stating u...

Travel Advisory for Indian Nationals travelling to Bali

NEW DELHI: The Indonesian authorities have raised the alert level to IV for a Bali volcano Mount Agung amid fears that it could erupt at any time as the tremors recorded has increased due to continued volcanic and seismic activity in and around the mountain. MEA has issued a travel advisory for Indian nationals travelling to Bali to "keep abreast with the latest situation through their airl...

Ram Rahim rape trial: Canada issues safety advisory for its citizens in India

CANADA, August  26 : The Canada government has issued a safety advisory for its citizens in India following the conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim in a sexual exploitation case, saying that tensions remain high in the States of Punjab and Haryana, and various other areas. "Following the conviction of a prominent sect leader on August 25, 2017, tensions remain high in...

Ram Rahim rape trial: U.K. govt. issues safety advisory for its citizens

LONDON , August 26 : The government of the United Kingdom has issued a safety advisoryfor its citizens in India in the wake of yesterday's violence in several states of the country following the conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim in connection with a 15-year-oldrape case. "A number of deaths have been reported in violent clashes following the conviction of the head o...

Ram Rahim rape trial: U.S. Embassy in India issues safety advisory for its citizens

Washington D.C ,August 25  : The United States Embassy and Consulates in India has issued a safety advisory for its citizens ahead of the judgement of a special court in a sexual exploitation case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim. "On August 25, 2017, a verdict is due in the court case of the head of the Dera Sacha Sauda spiritual organisation; high alerts and a ban on unaut...

Advisory for Amarnath Yatra pilgrims

SRINAGAR (Jammu and Kashmir): In order to ensure the safe and secure movement of yatri vehicles, the state police has issued a travel advisory for the forthcoming Amarnath Yatra. All vehicles carrying pilgrims have been advised to cross the Jawahar Tunnel before 3.30 p.m. Pilgrims have been requested to follow the advisory strictly and cooperate with traffic police and security agencies....

Domestic tourists barred from Koshitappu Wildlife Reserve

INARUWA, Dec 28: The Koshitappu Wildlife Reserve, the famous tourist destination of the eastern region, has barred the domestic tourists from visiting the reserve, citing a security threat to them from wild elephants. The Reserve office said that the entry of domestic tourists to the Reserve area has been stopped for some days bearing in mind the possible threat to their lives from attacks by w...

State Department warns about possible attacks in Europe during holiday season

REUTERS: The State Department on Monday issued an alert to U.S. citizens about a heightened risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe, particularly during the holiday season. "U.S. citizens should exercise caution at holiday festivals, events, and outdoor markets," it said in a statement, adding that there was credible information that Islamic State, al Qaeda and their affiliates continue...