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Russian tourist dies in Turkey


September 21st, 2011 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Ankara, Sep 21 (IANS) One Russian man was killed and 17 others wounded when a bus carrying Russian tourists overturned in Turkey, the Anatolia news agency reported.The accident took place ... Read more...

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Foreign tourists find Braj Mandal Holi extraordinary


March 17th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Vrindavan, March 17 (IANS) Vrindavan's Iskcon temple attracts a lot of foreigners who are devotees of Lord Krishna and enjoy the Holi celebrations here, saying the Braj Mandal area is ... Read more...

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Egypt pays $50,000 to Russian tourist for shark attack


February 15th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Egyptian Tourism Ministry has paid $50,000 in compensation to a Russian tourist, whose hand was bitten off by a shark while swimming in the Red Sea, ... Read more...

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Businessman beaten up for molesting Russian tourist


January 19th, 2011 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 19 (IANS) A 49-year-old businessman from Madhya Pradesh was beaten up late Tuesday by local residents for molesting a Russian woman at Goa's popular Calangute beach, police said. The 25-year-old ... Read more...

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Russian molested at Goa beach, one held


January 10th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 9 (IANS) A 20-year-old man from Hyderabad was arrested for molesting a Russian tourist at Arambol beach in Goa Sunday afternoon, police said.The 20-year-old Russian tourist was sun-bathing at the ... Read more...

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Missing Body Of A Russian Skydiver Found In A Farm In California


December 6th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A decomposed body of a missing sky diver was found in Southern California, which is supposed to be of a Russian man who has been missing ... Read more...

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Drunk Russian tourist saved on Goa beach


October 25th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 25 (IANS) A Russian tourist, reportedly drunk, was rescued from drowning by lifeguards at Goa's popular Candolim beach Monday afternoon, officials said.Anton Bernladnikov, 27, who was staying at a ... Read more...

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Two held over attack on Russian tourist in Puri (Lead)


January 20th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 19 (IANS) Two people have been detained in connection with an attack on a Russian tourist at Orissa's beach town of Puri, police said Tuesday. They were detained after Lisina Nadedza, ... Read more...

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Youth detained for attacking Russian tourist in Puri


January 19th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 19 (IANS) Police have detained a 25-year-old youth for allegedly attacking a Russian woman tourist at Orissa's beach town of Puri, an official said Tuesday. The youth was detained after Lisina ... Read more...

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Russian tourist attacked, robbed in Orissa


January 18th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 18 (IANS) A Russian tourist was Monday stabbed and robbed of her belongings in Orissa's Puri town, police said. "Lisina Nadedza had come with the complaint that she was attacked and ... Read more...

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Russian rape case: Main accused John Fernandes surrenders


January 6th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 6 (IANS) John Fernandes, accused of raping a 25-year-old Russian girl here last month, surrendered before the Goa crime branch Wednesday afternoon, police said. John, a local politician, had been ... Read more...

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Goa politician’s bail plea junked in Russian’s rape case


January 4th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday refused to grant anticipatory bail to high-profile Goa politician John Fernandes, who faces arrest for allegedly raping a Russian tourist last year. A bench ... Read more...

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Chandigarh gets more foreign tourists


December 27th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 27 (IANS) Chandigarh got more foreign but fewer domestic tourists in 2009. Until Nov 30, 33,615 foreign tourists visited the city against 28,658 in the corresponding period last year, Vinod Kalia, ... Read more...

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Media obsessed with white skin: Goa minister


December 12th, 2009 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 11 (IANS) Even as state Tourism Minister Micky Pacheco has expressed fear that increasing number of rapes and assaults on tourists would soon make Goa the rape capital of India, ... Read more...

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Russian tourist accuses Goa politician of rape attempt


December 2nd, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 2 (IANS) A Russian woman tourist has accused a Goan politician of attempting to rape her. According to a complaint filed at the Colva police station Wednesday, the Russian, 25, ... Read more...

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For Russians with love…from ‘Incredible India’


September 23rd, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) India is putting its best foot forward as it gets ready to attract the Russian tourist with colourful cultural performances, mouth-watering cuisine and a plethora of tourism ... Read more...

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Russian attacks Mona Lisa painting in Paris


August 11th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Aug 11 (ANI): A Russian tourist sparked off a security alert at the Louvre Museum here, when she threw a mug at Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, the world's best-known painting. ... Read more...

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Tea cup attack on Mona Lisa


August 11th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Aug 11 (DPA) The Mona Lisa still smiles, nine days after the famous painting was attacked in the Louvre in Paris - with a teacup. A Russian tourist aimed an empty tea ... Read more...

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Treat Elena’s death as homicide: Russian consulate (Lead)


May 15th, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 15 (IANS) Russian consulate officials have stepped up pressure on the Goa Police to pursue Russian teenager Elena Sukhova's death as a case of homicide. Advocate Vikram Varma, official ... Read more...

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Rail, police stand off continues in Russian teen’s death


May 15th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 15 (IANS) There has been not a single incident where a passenger has fallen off a train and come under it, said a Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) official, summoned ... Read more...

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Russian consulate jumped the gun over teen’s death: police


May 14th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 14 (IANS) The Russian consulate has jumped the gun in critiquing police investigations into the death of Russian teenager Elena Sukhonova, a police spokesperson said here Thursday. Superintendent of Police ... Read more...

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Police summon official for remarks over Russian teen’s death


May 13th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 13 (IANS) Embarrassed after railway authorities punctured the police theory that 19-year-old Russian tourist Elena Sukhonova died after falling from a train, the police have now summoned their media spokesperson ... Read more...

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Mystery shrouds death of Russian tourist in Goa


May 12th, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 12 (IANS) Mystery surrounds the death of a Russian teenager, whose dismembered body was found near the railway tracks in Goa Sunday, with police rapidly switching their versions. Superintendent of Police ... Read more...

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Russian tourist had gone missing few days ago: police


May 10th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 10 (IANS) The 24-year-old Russian tourist whose mutilated body was found along the railway tracks in North Goa Saturday, was reported missing a few days ago, police said Sunday. Deputy ... Read more...

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Russian tourist in Goa forced to change ‘Om’ t-shirt


April 3rd, 2009 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 3 (IANS) Amidst reports of the notorious Sri Rama Sene (SRS) entering Goa, a local right-wing outfit late Friday forced a Russian tourist to change her T-shirt bearing an "Om" ... Read more...

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Russian tourist drowns in Goa


October 11th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 11 (IANS) A 28-year-old Russian tourist drowned while swimming off a north Goa beach, police said Saturday. The dead man has been identified as Nikolai Lopatainsky. The incident occurred on ... Read more...

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