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Family pays tribute to “cheeky, kind and caring” Alex, who drowned in Thailand

Family pays tribute to “cheeky, kind and caring” Alex, who drowned in Thailand

Alex Wyithe, 29, died after he went for an early evening swim off the island of Koh Phangan on March 16. He is reported to have been caught in a…

Manager of the resort where kidnapped Russian girl was found has been arrested

Manager of the resort where kidnapped Russian girl was found has been arrested

Last night the manager of Blue Garden Resort and Spa in Phuket was arrested. The hotel recently hit the headlines when Iana Strizheus, the Russian woman who was kidnapped was…

1 Killed In Fight Between Rival Monk Food Sellers

1 Killed In Fight Between Rival Monk Food Sellers

A fight between rival vendors who sell food for monks has left one woman dead. Police responded to emergency calls at around 07.00 today and arrived to investigate the crime…

Appeal Court Acquits Programmer Of Lese Majeste

Appeal Court Acquits Programmer Of Lese Majeste

The Court of Appeals has found a programmer not guilty of lese majeste charges, affirming the ruling of the previous court. Mr. Surapak (surname withheld for privacy reason) was arrested…

Double-Decker Buses May Be Banned From Hilly Roads

Double-Decker Buses May Be Banned From Hilly Roads

Following a deadly accident involving such vehicle in Tak province on Monday bus companies have been asked to refrain from operating double decker vehicles on hilly roads. The accident, which…

Foreign couple having sex on a public bus angers the Land Transport Department

Foreign couple having sex on a public bus angers the Land Transport Department

A 1.30 minute video, uploaded onto youtube by Thammarat Su Su, of a foreign couple having sex in broad daylight on a tour bus has gone viral and angered the…

TAT and Mekong Tourism Office launch six new cross-border tourism trails

TAT and Mekong Tourism Office launch six new cross-border tourism trails

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is aiming to encourage more tourists to take multi-country tours in the Mekong region. In partnership with the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MCTO), the…

Bus crash kills twenty seven and leaves more than twenty seriously injured

Bus crash kills twenty seven and leaves more than twenty seriously injured

At least twenty seven people are dead and more than twenty others were left injured when a bus careered off hillside road in northern Thailand yesterday. Police Captain Sittichai Panyasong…

Crackdown On Shopping Mall Street Parking Announced

Crackdown On Shopping Mall Street Parking Announced

The parking of vehicles on roads in front of shopping malls in the busy financial district of Bangkok will no longer be tolerated, police have warned. Pol.Lt.Gen. Rueangsak Jarit-Ake, assistant…

Flight MH370 ‘crashed in south Indian Ocean’ – Malaysia PM

Flight MH370 ‘crashed in south Indian Ocean’ – Malaysia PM

Malaysia’s prime minister has announced that missing flight MH370 crashed in the southern Indian Ocean. Najib Razak said this was the conclusion of fresh analysis of satellite data tracking the…