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UK tourist killed at New Year party in Thailand

A British holidaymaker was shot dead in Thailand hours after welcoming in the new year with friends at a beach party.

Kiprono starts his KWS service off with a literal bang

(eTN) - William Kiprono, only in office for a short while as CEO of Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS), has certainly started his reign at the helm with a bang, pun intended, when his troops on the ground e

Empire State Building shooting won’t scare visitors away

Within hours of Friday's wild gun battle near the Empire State Building, New York City's top leaders sought to reassure legions of tourists and the city's 8.3 million residents.

Istanbul tourist attraction attacked by heavily-armed gunman

One of Istanbul's main tourist attractions was attacked by a heavily-armed gunman today, wounding a Turkish soldier and a security guard before police killed him.

South Korea: Shot-at Asiana Airlines Flight 324 was on course

An Asiana Airlines plane that two marines tried to shoot down with rifle fire Friday, thinking it was a North Korean aircraft, was on its regular flight path from Qingdao, China, according to the airl

Officials say San Francisco safe for tourists despite shooting

No city would want a tragedy like this, particularly if the city prides itself on being an international destination for tourism and business, for cuisine, nightlife and good fun.

Virgin Island commissioners meet with Florida Caribbean Cruise Association over St....

Tourism Commissioner Beverly Nicholson-Doty has been working around the clock to try to prevent the shooting that took place on Coki Point beach from destroying the territory’s tourism industry.

South Africa crime fears revived by the shooting of American tourist

JOHANNESBURG — The shooting of an American backpacker has revived crime worries at the World Cup, but organisers insisted Thursday that the tournament remains on track on the eve of the quarter-fina

Bangkok sinks further into chaos following shooting (updated Friday 14/05- 8:30...

There was a sense yesterday late afternoon that something could move to unlock the situation in which Bangkok’s city center has been plunged for over five weeks by Red Shirts’ protesters.

Alleged shooting of tourists in Kidepo totally baseless

A small group of attention seekers and sensationalists tried to dupe this correspondent last weekend into believing and reporting about an alleged shooting of tourists in Kidepo National Park.

North Korea rejects joint investigation of South Korean tourist shooting

North Korea rejected an offer by South Korea to conduct a joint investigation of the fatal shooting of a South Korean tourist by North Korean soldiers in July 2008.

Saipan shooting rampage suspect identified

SAIPAN, Northern Mariana Islands — The gunman who killed four people and wounded nine in a shooting rampage on the Pacific island of Saipan was identified Sunday as a Chinese national who was believ

Antigua: Is it safe for tourists?

The shooting of two British honeymooners in Antigua comes as a shock on an island generally considered to be one of the safest in the Caribbean.

N. Korea stonewalls probe of S. Korean tourist shooting

South Korean officials are revealing what details they have so far of last week's fatal shooting of a South Korean tourist by the North Korean military.

South Korea says tourist shooting by North ‘wrong, unimaginable’

The South Korean government is condemning North Korea's fatal shooting of a tourist from the South near a special North Korean resort.