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Over 1.2 million foreign tourists visit Sri Lanka so far this year

Over 1.2 million foreign tourists visit Sri Lanka so far this year

COLOMBO—More than 1.2 million foreign tourists have arrived in Sri Lanka this year, with China becoming one of the largest source markets for Sri Lanka tourism, statistics from…

Mount Everest Day

Mount Everest Day

Nepal celebrates May 29 as the Mount Everest Day marking the first successful ascent of the world’s highest peak by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa in 1953…

First Pakistani woman biker concludes 22 days ride to KP

First Pakistani woman biker concludes 22 days ride to KP

First Pakistani woman tourist on motorbike concluded here 22-day journey to different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and reached Islamabad on Friday. Her journey was sponsored by Pakistan Tourism Development…

Pakistan railways reduces fares by 20% for Ramazan-ul-Mubarak

Pakistan railways reduces fares by 20% for Ramazan-ul-Mubarak

Pakistan Railways has announced to decrease fare of all classes of all trains of Pakistan Railways up to 20 percent. The reduction in fares will be applicable from 1st Ramazan…

Mount Everest scaled by Pakistani Lt. Col. (Retd) Abdul Jabbar Bhatti

Mount Everest scaled by Pakistani Lt. Col. (Retd) Abdul Jabbar Bhatti

Mountaineer Abdul Jabbar Bhatti on Sunday became fourth Pakistani to conquer the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest. Bhatti is a retired lieutenant colonel of Pakistan Army. He is…

Northern areas attracts tourists in summers

Northern areas attracts tourists in summers

Northern areas attracted a large number of tourists from across the country during current summer season and Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) would be expecting 40 percent increase in the…