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Luggage bursts into flames on the Bangkok Airways luggage conveyer belt

Luggage bursts into flames on the Bangkok Airways luggage conveyer belt

This morning and item of luggage bound for Phnom Pehn, Cambodia caught fire on the Bangkok airways conveyer belt at Suvarnabhumi airport just before it was due to be loaded…

24 year old American researcher trampled by elephants in Thailand Kaeng Krachan Park

24 year old American researcher trampled by elephants in Thailand Kaeng Krachan Park

The body of New York native and word traveler, Lilly Glidden was found by park rangers in Kaeng Krachan Park five days after she went for a walk to take…

Another balcony death put down to suicide

Another balcony death put down to suicide

The managing director of India’s biggest automaker Tata Motors Ltd Karl Slym , died after falling from a hotel room in Bangkok. The police believe that his death was a…

Protest update after the fatal shooting of protest leader Suthin

Protest update after the fatal shooting of protest leader Suthin

In Bangkok a protestors who survived Sunday’s violent incident says that he saw the faces of the gunmen who killed Suthin. He told reporters that one of the men had…

Protesters try to shut down a publishing office, Muslim prayers and a police station sign

Protesters try to shut down a publishing office, Muslim prayers and a police station sign

Today Mr. Chumpol Chunsai, a leader of PCAD, announced that he would besiege the state publishing house and led his supporters along Rama VI Road toward the office, which locates…

Leader of the red shirt movement shot outside his office

Leader of the red shirt movement shot outside his office

The Prominent leader of Thailand’s pro-government “red shirt” movement, was shot this morning outside his office in Udon Thani and is in intensive care at a local hospital. Mr Kwanchai…

Post from the PDRC Facebook page regarding the ‘State of Emergency’

Post from the PDRC Facebook page regarding the ‘State of Emergency’

Here are some excerpts from an unofficial translation of the Emergency Decree. Do you think the anti-government protests amount to an “Emergency situation” as defined in Article 4? As PDRC…

State of emergency declared in Thailand

State of emergency declared in Thailand

The Thai government has imposed a 60-day state of emergency in Bangkok and surrounding provinces from January 22 to help contain a protest movement that has blockaded parts of the…

Thai authorities seriously consider a state of emergency

Thai authorities seriously consider a state of emergency

Thai authorities are “very seriously” considering a state of emergency after a weekend of violence in the capital where protesters have been trying for more than two months to bring…

Violinist Vanessa Mae is set to ski for Thailand at the Winter Olympics in Russia next month

Violinist Vanessa Mae is set to ski for Thailand at the Winter Olympics in Russia next month

Violinist Vanessa Mae is set to ski for Thailand at the Winter Olympics in Russia next month, the Thai team says. The 35-year-old former child prodigy, whose father is Thai,…