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Seychelles 2011 Carnival International de Victoria takes capital by storm

Never-before-seen crowds began to squeeze themselves into every nook and cranny of the Seychelles capital, Victoria, as the Carnaval International de Victoria" thundered into town on the evening of Fr

New capital for new country?

(eTN) - Reliable sources in Juba, the present capital of the autonomous region of South Sudan, have given a stronger indication than ever before that a new capital city may become reality after indepe

Bangkok big cleaning to restore normalcy

On Sunday, May 23, 2010, The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) organized a Big Cleaning Day for Bangkok after the over two-month-long rally that ended on May 19, 2010.

Tonga hit by Cyclone Rene, major damage in capital

NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga – Tropical Cyclone Rene pounded Tonga with powerful winds overnight, causing major damage to buildings in the capital city, tearing off roofs, downing trees and cutting power and p

US capital targets travelers with powerful summer marketing campaign

As part of National Travel and Tourism Week, Destination DC, the official convention and tourism corporation for the nation's capital, announced a new multi-platform marketing campaign targeting regio

Free sightseeing in the Saudi capital during spring break

The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) launched sightseeing tours around the most prominent landmarks in the Riyadh city during the spring break in cooperation with the Saudi Arabian

Shanghai Airlines seeks capital injection

SHANGHAI — Shanghai Airlines said Thursday it is in talks for an emergency government capital injection, the latest carrier to seek aid as China's air industry struggles through the economic crisis.

Thai PM declares state of emergency in capital

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thailand's prime minister declared a state of emergency in the capital Tuesday, empowering the military to restore order after street fighting between supporters and opponents of t