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“Suvarnabhumi is hell” screams Thailand’s most famous English teacher

“Suvarnabhumi is hell” screams Thailand’s most famous English teacher

Celebrity English teacher and journalist Andrew Biggs has created a storm by saying that the immigration queues that greeted him on a return trip to Thailand at Bangkok’s main airport…

Brits forced to do walk of shame after Thai police catch them skinny dipping

Brits forced to do walk of shame after Thai police catch them skinny dipping

Police marched six naked tourists back on to the beach after they were caught naked in the sea The embarrassed group, which included five women and one man, were grassed…

Busted: Gang supplying tourists in Pattaya with methamphetamines

Busted: Gang supplying tourists in Pattaya with methamphetamines

The chief of the Pattaya police announced the arrest of three men who had been supplying tourists with Ya Ba and Ice.  Pol Col Prawit Chorseng and drugs suppression officers…

Hua Hin: Cambodian “monks” arrested after taking donations in tourist areas

Hua Hin: Cambodian “monks” arrested after taking donations in tourist areas

TNA MCOT reported that the acting head of Thai immigration Lt-Gen Sompong Chingduang had announced the arrest of three Cambodian monks in Hua Hin. The monks had no passports and…

Khon Kaen: Warning about fake 50 baht banknotes

Khon Kaen: Warning about fake 50 baht banknotes

An owner of a gas station warned people to look out for fake 50 baht banknotes. His daughter Benjaporn Un-ok said that on Monday two youths aged about 15 had…

Number of passengers, flights at airports in provinces drop

Number of passengers, flights at airports in provinces drop

The number of flights and passengers at 28 airports under the Airports Department decreased by one per cent over the same period last year, the department chief said on Wednesday.…

PM Prayut speaks out! No more ripping off of tourists – it’s bad for Thailand’s wonderful image

PM Prayut speaks out! No more ripping off of tourists – it’s bad for Thailand’s wonderful image

The Prime minister of Thailand has spoken out about locals ripping off tourists – and he has demanded that his country folk stop it and started behaving like it says…

Rapist monk finally nabbed after 15 years

Rapist monk finally nabbed after 15 years

A Thai man who raped his ex wife then joined the monkhood has finally been arrested at the other end of the country to where he committed the crime.  Fifteen…

Group of Indians and Ethiopians deemed not genuine tourists – denied entry by immigration

Group of Indians and Ethiopians deemed not genuine tourists – denied entry by immigration

Immigration police at Suvarnabhumi airport denied entry to 12 Indians and 3 Ethiopians trying to get into the country on Monday. They were clearly not tourists and threatened the kingdom…

Second hand car dealers who ripped off 52 people arrested after 5 years on the run

Second hand car dealers who ripped off 52 people arrested after 5 years on the run

Police in Chiang Mai announced they had finally arrested a married couple involved in swindling 52 people. Anucha “Teng” Dorkmaingam, 55, and his wife Warawee or Suthicha Suphan, 39, were…