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NYC Mandarin Oriental Hotel bought by Indian billionaire Ambani

NEW YORK CITY, New Your: Mukesh Ambani, India's wealthiest person, has gained a controlling stake in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel ...

Ireland IMAX movie targets return of tourism

DUBLIN, Ireland: Tourism Ireland has partnered with IMAX to create a movie highlighting the finest sites in Ireland, in a ...

Nepal's domestic air carriers transport record 3.5 million passengers

KATHMANDU, Nepal - According to Tribhuvan International Airport data, 1.44 million international passengers traveled through the Kathmandu airport last year, ...

All foreigners are safe in Pakistan: Interior Minister

OTTAWA, Canada - The Canadian government issued a new travel advisory for Pakistan on Monday, advising citizens to "exercise a ...

Airline tie-up for Kenya and South Africa: possible rewards, and risks

Africa has 357 airlines, the top 10 of which carried more than 60% of traffic. This reflects the fact that ...

China's fails in its trade obligations with Nepal as a part of the Transport and Transit Agreement

Kathmandu [Nepal], January 17 (ANI): China's non-adherence to the Transport and Transit agreement has let Nepal down in its trade ...

A unique project by MP Tourism and UNESCO aims to change the way heritage can get preserved in modern societies

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 17 (ANI/Mediawire): The Hyundai Great India Drive is an annual pilgrimage to get unique stories ...

Official Press Conference of Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2022

New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI/Target Media): India's most prestigious award ceremony, Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2022 is ...

FAA reveals which planes can potentially withstand 5G interference

The US Federal Aviation Administration has cleared less than a half of the nation's commercial fleetSome 45 percent of the ...

Omicron spread disrupts recovery of U.S. businesses

© Provided by Xinhua The Omicron variant surges across the United States, sending COVID-19 case counts to new heights and ...

CM Jai Ram Thakur inaugurates 9th Women National Ice Hockey Championship at Kaza

Kaza (Himachal Pradesh) [India], January 16 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur inaugurated the 9th Women National Ice ...

China steps up COVID-19 control to ensure safe holiday

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Chinese authorities have stepped up COVID-19 prevention and control measures in ...

The surprising place where sex change tourism is booming

Thailand was always considered the ?go-to? overseas destination for gender-change surgery, but not anymore. India is going through an "exponential ...

UK to abolish mandatory PCR Test for vaccinated people returning to country: Reports

London [UK], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): The United Kingdom will abolish mandatory COVID-19 tests for all fully vaccinated travelers returning to ...

Tonga Volcano Eruption Triggers Meter-High Waves in Japan

TOKYO - Hundreds of thousands of Japanese citizens were advised to evacuate Sunday as waves more than a meter high ...

U.S. battles COVID-19 with new guidance, free tests

© Provided by Xinhua The cruise self-policing is "the latest in a series of mixed messages from the CDC -- ...

Mali Gives Airlines 72 Hours to Confirm Service

BAMAKO, MALI - After several airlines discontinued service to Mali due to new regional sanctions, the country's government has responded ...

UP Assembly polls: Congress fields Miss Bikini India 2018 Archana Gautam from Hastinapur

Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 15 (ANI): The Congress has fielded actor and former Miss Bikini India 2018, Archana Gautam, ...

Goa eyes investment opportunities from India Pavilion

Dubai [UAE], January 15 (ANI/NewsVoir): The state of Goa is ready to showcase its tourism prowess and business opportunities available ...

US to ban all flights to China ahead of Beijing Winter Olympics

Washington [US], January 15 (ANI): The US will be banning all commercial flights to China from January 19 as Beijing ...

UP Assembly polls: Congress fields actor-model Archana Gautam from Hastinapur

Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 15 (ANI): The Congress has fielded actor and beauty pageant winner Archana Gautam from Hastinapur ...

Brussels washes hands of ghost flights

The European Commission claims EU rules don?t oblige air carriers to flyEU authorities are urging airlines to stop operating empty ...

Indian Army organizes National Youth day programme at J-K's Baramulla

Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], January 14 (ANI): Indian army in collaboration with several Youth clubs of Baramulla district organized ...

I was ensnared in Canada's harsh and unscientific African travel ban

Few people would consider airports to be arenas of power plays among nations.But the reality is that airlines and border ...

Airline CEO reveals number of employees with Covid amid travel chaos

Thousands of staff absences have contributed to mass flight cancellationsDelta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian has revealed 8,000 of its ...

Turkey, Armenia Voice Optimism Ahead Of Normalization Talks

Turkey and Armenia both expressed optimism on January 13 ahead of the start of talks in Moscow to normalize relations ...

Mideast In Pictures: Egypt unearths remains of 2 sphinx-shaped statues

© Provided by Xinhua CAIRO, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- Giant stone remains of two ancient royal statues and colorful walls ...

How COVID affected markets and livelihoods in Kenya's fisheries sector

Fisheries support the livelihoods and well-being of millions of people around the world. Before the COVID pandemic, global fisheries production ...

I was caught up in Canada's harsh and unscientific African travel ban

Few people would consider airports to be arenas of power plays among nations.But the reality is that airlines and border ...

EU Drug Regulator Warns Against Overuse of COVID Booster Shots

The European Union's drug regulator is warning that too many doses of COVID-19 vaccines could eventually weaken the body's immune ...

France changes Covid travel rules for British tourists

Vaccinated travelers from the UK will no longer have to prove their trip to France is essential or self-isolate on ...

Singapore raises concerns with Indian Airlines for defying Covid-19 protocols

New Delhi [India], January 13 (ANI): Singapore Immigration Department has raised concerns with the Indian Airlines that they are violating ...

The West Midlands makes its mark with Commonwealth Artwork Reveal in India

New Delhi [India], January 13 (ANI/BusinessWire India): A unique artistic collaboration powered by people of the Commonwealth has today been ...

Notre Dame cruises past Clemson thanks to Dane Goodwin's 21 points

Dane Goodwin scored 21 points as Notre Dame cruised past Clemson 72-56 Wednesday night in an Atlantic Coast Conference game ...

Piyush Goyal appeals to industry to prepay MSMEs for their services to boost employment

New Delhi [India], January 13 (ANI): Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday asked industry bodies to prepay Medium, ...

Lagos residents rediscover city with iconic Danfo mini bus

Residents in Lagos, Nigeria, are rediscovering their city and all it has to offer through special day and night tours ...

Minister says South Africa 'mentally colonised' by black judges

Ambitious South African Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu is standing by an incendiary article she penned criticising South Africa's Constitution and ...

Paris attacks accused Mohamed Abrini shrugs off damning evidence

Wednesday's testimony from Mohamed Abrini, who is charged with complicity in the Paris attacks, focused on the suspect's 2015 journey ...

Giants interview Cardinals' Adrian Wilson for GM

Michael Eisen EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Adrian Wilson today became the second candidate to interview for the Giants' vacant general ...

GM Search: Track Giants' latest interviews

Giants.com Track the latest interviews conducted by the Giants for their next general manager. Candidates will be announced after each ...

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Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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