• Maldives bans Indian travellers: Twitterati roast Bollywood celebs with memes for vacationing during

    Maldives bans Indian travellers: Netizens roast Bollywood with memes for vacationing during pandemic

    Trending | April 27, 2021 9:28 IST

    In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, other countries are adopting strict measures like suspending flights. The Ministry of Tourism on Sunday announced the suspension to Maldives. Ever since the announcement people on the internet started trolling various Bollywood celebrities who from the past few days have been visiting the exotic location for vacationing.

  • Nepal shuts resort where 8 Indian tourists died

    Nepal shuts resort where 8 Indian tourists died

    World | February 12, 2020 10:18 IST

    Nepal has suspended the licence of a mountainous resort for three months due to poor security management and managerial weakness at the hotel where eight Indian tourists, including four minors, died of possible asphyxiation, according to media reports. Tragedy struck a group of 15 tourists from Kerala when eight of them died on January 21 due to possible asphyxiation after they fell unconscious probably due to a gas leak from a heater in their room at a mountainous resort in Makwanpur district.

  • Bhutan imposes Rs 1,200 daily fee on Indian tourists

    Bhutan imposes Rs 1,200 daily fee on Indian tourists

    World | February 04, 2020 23:39 IST

    Bhutan's lower house on Monday passed legislation that makes it mandatory for visitors from India, Bangladesh, and the Maldives to pay a fee of Rs 1200 per day for its "sustainable development" from July this year.

  • 8 Indian tourists found dead in hotel room in Nepal

    8 Indian tourists found dead in hotel room in Nepal

    World | January 21, 2020 15:47 IST

    Eight Indian tourists were found unconscious in a suite of a resort in Daman, Thaha Municipality of Makawanpur district today morning. The group of Indian tourists, reportedly, comprises of two couples and four children were found unconscious in a suite of Everest Panorama Resort in Daman.