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French tourists found guilty in Sri Lanka over Buddha photos


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Colombo, Aug 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was an astonishing moment for three French tourists when they were declared guilty for insulting the Buddhism religion. This was regarded as a form of injustice ... Read more...

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Almost half of Cuba’s foreign visitors are Canadians


April 28th, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, April 28 (IANS/EFE) Just over 48 percent of foreign tourists who visited Cuba in the first quarter of 2012 came from Canada, according to figures released Friday by the ... Read more...

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Deported French nationals had no Maoist links, says NGO


April 24th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 24 (IANS) The 10 French nationals, who were deported from Bihar for allegedly violating visa conditions, had nothing to do with Maoists, claimed an NGO that is ... Read more...

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Nine French tourists detained in Bihar


April 22nd, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 22 (IANS) Nine French tourists were detained in Bihar's Nawada district for violating visa conditions and later sent out of the state Sunday, police said.Bihar police chief Abhyanand ... Read more...

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Russians nudge Britons from top in Goa


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 22 (IANS) Russian tourists have finally knocked off their British counterparts from the top of the tourist arrival figures in Goa, which is known for its sandy and ... Read more...

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Plane Crash Near Nazca Lines Claims Six Lives


October 3rd, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Lima, Oct 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The law enforcement officials declared that at-least three British tourists and two crew members were killed on Saturday when their aircraft crashed at the south ... Read more...

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With courage and a prayer, French tourists soothe Leh


August 11th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Rahul Vaishnavi New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) They gave their medicines, assisted in rescue work and chanted Buddhist prayers to console the bereaved and displaced - a group of French tourists are ... Read more...

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Lufthansa passengers and flight attendant enjoy pillow fight at 40,000ft!


August 11th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): A Lufthansa flight attendant added a touch of excitement to the passengers' journey with a mass pillow fight.It happened at 40,000ft when a German airhostess dished out complimentary ... Read more...

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Three Al Qaeda men sentenced to death in Mauritania


May 26th, 2010 - 7:17 am ICT by IANS
Nouakchott, May 26 (IANS) Three Al Qaida terrorists were sentenced to death in Mauritania for killing French tourists in 2007. The court gave death sentence to the three men, aged 22, 28 ... Read more...

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Luxury train carrying Americans, Britons and other tourists derails in South Africa


April 21st, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by BNO News
PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) -- At least three people were killed, including an unborn child, and scores were injured when a luxury passenger train carrying Americans, Britons and other tourists derailed ... Read more...

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Train carrying Americans, Britons, French and Germans derails in South Africa


April 21st, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by BNO News
PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA (BNO NEWS) -- At least three people were killed, including an unborn child, and dozens more were injured when a passenger train carrying Americans, Britons and other tourists derailed ... Read more...

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Haiti earthquake: 200 missing in Hotel Montana collapse


January 13th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Port-au-Prince, Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A very popular hotel in the Haiti capital collapsed due to the massive earthquake. Hotel Montana collapsed and around 200 people are missing.A French minister said ... Read more...

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Chopper with French tourists makes emergency landing


September 15th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 15 (IANS) A private helicopter carrying two French tourists Tuesday made an emergency landing in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district after it developed a technical snag. No one was injured. "The ... Read more...

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UAE to focus on French tourists


August 25th, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 25 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is seeking to attract more French tourists and plans to send a delegation to France for the purpose, WAM news agency reported ... Read more...

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10 miners killed in Philippines landslides


August 8th, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 8 (DPA) Ten miners were killed and three remained trapped in landslides in the northern Philippines, a provincial police chief said Saturday. The victims were at a gold mining camp in ... Read more...

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‘False’ Arab prince inspired by Eddie Murphy’s Coming to America


July 25th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 25 (ANI): A 'false' Arab prince accused of conning his way around the world with beautiful women and cars is said to be a good actor and originally started ... Read more...

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French man killed, 20 inujured in Cairo blast (Second lead)


February 23rd, 2009 - 5:20 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 23 (Xinhua) A French tourist was killed and 20 people were wounded in a blast in Cairo's populous al-Hussein district Sunday evening, the health ministry said in a statement. The French ... Read more...

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Two Japanese women tourists kidnapped in Yemen


May 8th, 2008 - 12:14 am ICT by admin
DPA Sanaa, May 7 (DPA) Two Japanese women tourists were kidnapped by some unidentified armed men in the north-central Yemeni city of Marib Wednesday, security sources said. The sources said the two were ... Read more...

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Five French tourists die in Peru plane crash


April 10th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by admin
Lima, April 10 (IANS) Five French tourists died when their small plane crashed in southern Peru, EFE news agency reported. The plane had taken off from Maria Reiche airport in Nazca province ... Read more...

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French tourists perform puja at Varanasi for world peace


December 2nd, 2007 - 9:23 pm ICT by admin
Varanasi, Dec 2 (ANI): A group of French tourists offered prayers for world peace by performing Hindu rituals in Varanasi on Sunday.The tourists, led by a French citizen, who is famous amongst ... Read more...

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