Travel

India to allow tourists back into Kashmir

Oct 8, 2019

Authorities in Indian-controlled Kashmir are allowing tourists back into the region two months after ordering them to leave, citing security concerns

AP Photos: Indian lockdown upends Kashmir children's lives

Sep 25, 2019

AP Photos: As the disputed Himalayan region of India-controlled Kashmir reels under an unprecedented lockdown, the children of the region remain the most affected

Cash-starved Air India putting crews on low-fat diet

Sep 18, 2019

Cash-starved Air India is putting its crew on a diet, changing inflight menu to special low-fat meals

Hundreds of poor migrant workers flee Kashmir under lockdown

Aug 7, 2019

Hit by a complete security lockdown in Kashmir, hundreds of poor migrant workers have begun fleeing the Himalayan region to return to their far-away villages in northern and eastern India

India orders students, tourists out of Kashmir for security

Aug 4, 2019

Thousands of Indian visitors and students are fleeing Indian-controlled Kashmir after the government ordered tourists and Hindu pilgrims visiting a Himalayan cave shrine "to curtail their stay" in the disputed territory, citing security concerns

Saudi changes allow women to travel without male consent

Aug 2, 2019

Saudi Arabia is granting greater freedoms by allowing any citizen to apply for a passport and travel freely, ending a long-standing guardianship policy that had required male consent for a woman to travel or carry a passport

Egypt halts hot air ballooning in Luxor after incident

Jun 21, 2019

Egypt halts hot air ballooning in Luxor after incident took 11 tourists off course, forced them to land in the desert

Bomb hits tourist bus near Egypt's Giza Pyramids, wounds 17

May 19, 2019

Egyptian officials say a roadside bomb has hit a tourist bus near the Giza Pyramids

Sri Lankan army probes possible additional extremist groups

May 16, 2019

Sri Lanka's army chief says other groups of Islamic extremists could be operating in the country independent of the one that carried out Easter Sunday bomb attacks

Lonely Planet's top destination suffers a blow after blasts

May 16, 2019

Sri Lanka was the Lonely Planet guide's top travel destination for 2019, but since the Easter attacks on churches and luxury hotels, foreign tourists have fled

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