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Google maps or a government spy?

Google maps or a government spy?

A 27 year old Chiang Mai man was briefly detained for interrogation when he drove his camera mounted car into the Phrae Song district. Dephrom Futong, was driving a google…

Murder in Chiang Mai – mother’s hopes for justice after 13 years remain strong

Murder in Chiang Mai – mother’s hopes for justice after 13 years remain strong

Thirteen years after Kirsty Jones was murdered in a guest house in Chiang Mai her mother remains optimistic that her daughter’s killer will be brought to justice. Kirsty, 23, was…

Human Trafficker arrested in Surat Thani

Human Trafficker arrested in Surat Thani

Thai authorities arrested the alleged leader of a human trafficking gang on August 9th. Ko Myo, a citizen from Myanmar, is suspected of being responsible for the deaths  and murders…

Small fishery business operators to receive compensation from PTT

Small fishery business operators to receive compensation from PTT

One hundred and seventeen small fishery business operators will receive compensation from PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC) after the oil spill off the coast of Rayong on July 27. Four hundred…

Two militants killed in Narathiwat Clash

Two militants killed in Narathiwat Clash

Two militants have been killed in Narathiwat in a security force raid on a house at Ban Pongyueti in moo 9, Taloh Rueso. The joint police-military raid came about after…

Plane skids off the runway at Trang airport

Plane skids off the runway at Trang airport

A Nok air Boeing 737 plane skidded off the runway at Trang Airport on Tuesday 6th of August. The reason for the incident, in which none of the 142 passengers…

Demonstrations in Bangkok

Demonstrations in Bangkok

Four thousand extra police officers are guarding key buildings in Bangkok, including the parliament and the prime minister’s office compound according to spokesman for the Centre of Administration of peace…

Thailand looking to attract more Muslim, Israeli and homosexual tourists

Thailand looking to attract more Muslim, Israeli and homosexual tourists

According to a report in the New York Times Thailand, in recent marketing campaigns, has been aiming to attract more diverse categories of tourists, such as Muslims, Israelis and homosexuals.…

Muslim leader gunned down in the south

Muslim leader gunned down in the south

Imam Yacob Raimanee of the Pattani Central Mosque, the main house of Islamic worship in one of the violence plagued southern provinces, was gunned down on Monday afternoon in the…

One dead and four rescued on Karon Beach Phuket

One dead and four rescued on Karon Beach Phuket

A mass rescue effort took place at Karon Beach this afternoon when huge wave nearly swept a group out to see. Two men were able to swim back to shore…