Israeli Tourists

  • Mirwaiz demands ban on Israeli tourists in Kashmir July 7, 2012

    Srinagar: Days after a dress code controversy in Kashmir, separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has now demanded a ban on Israeli tourists in the valley. Calling Israel the biggest enemy of Islam, the Mirwaiz raised an objection to the tourism department's road shows in Israel promoting tourism. Kashmir has had five...
  • Terror threat spoils Goan business December 26, 2006

    Goa: The Christmas season in Goa this year is not all that festive. With the terror threat looming over the tourist hot spot business is bad this year. Paramilitary personnel patrolling around Tito's nightclub along Baga Beach, this is perhaps the defining image of Goa this year. The gun literally...
  • Goa in high spirit despite alert December 25, 2006

    Anjuna Beach (Goa): The travel advisory issued by the Israeli consulate warning of a terror attack in Goa may have led to an exodus of Israeli tourists but it hasn't ruined the spirit of the season. The Bali bombings in December 2002, the terror attacks in the Egyptian resort town...