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Indian travel firm Yatra scraps merger deal with US-based Ebix

India's Yatra Online said on Friday it was terminating a pending merger agreement with US software firm Ebix, and had filed a litigation seeking...

Dubai opens up to tourists from July 7

Dubai announced on Sunday it would allow tourists back in the Gulf city state from July 7 after a closure of more than three...

Taj Mahal damaged in deadly India thunderstorm

A deadly thunderstorm that rolled across parts of northern India damaged sections of the Taj Mahal complex, including the main gate and a railing...

Qantas confirms non-stop Perth to London flights from March 2018

Qantas has announced it will begin non-stop flights between Perth and London from March 2018.The 14,498 kilometre route will be the first regular passenger...

Why one UK resort town is urging visitors to stay away

It may seem like an odd message from a summer resort, but businesses in Margate on England's south coast are urging people to stay...

Maldives to reopen tourist resorts from mid-July after virus closures

The Maldives will reopen its tourist resorts from mid-July after a months-long virus-enforced shutdown, the country's president said Tuesday, adding that international travellers would...

In the absence of tourists, locals reclaim their cities

In Barcelona, Laia and her daughter stroll peacefully in Park Guell. At the same time, Mladen savours the silence of the marble alleys of...

Venice locals beckon visitors back to the ‘dead city’

On Venice's famous St Mark's Square, even the pigeons have disappeared. There are no tourists to feed them, so why bother hanging around? Chased away...

Coronavirus: UK expands repatriation flights from South Asia

As many as 7,000 more Britons will return home from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh as the UK government has announced to operate  31 more...

Surf’s up: Sydney reopens its famous Bondi Beach

Hundreds of Sydney-siders rushed into the waves at the city's famous Bondi Beach on Tuesday as Australia took the first steps in easing coronavirus...
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