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Thai Couple Arrested for Burglarizing Foreigners Homes in Hua Hin

. . HUA HIN – A Thai Couple have been arrested in this resort town of Hua Hin on Saturday with more than 100 items that police say were mostly stolen from foreigners, Pol Col Chaikorn Sriladeecho, the Hua Hin police superintendent, told the Bangkok Post. Police arrested Thawalchai Thawilsuk, 37, and Surintra Khumsup, 31, […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Thaksin Unfazed Over Prayut’s Decision to Cancel Passports

 .  . DUBAI – Former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra said the revoking of his Thai passports by Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha and the Foreign Ministry was not a big issue and he didn’t want the issue to be blown out of proportion. In his message posted in the Instagram, Thaksin said after having seen his […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Thailand Politics | Read More »

Chelsea win over Thailand All-Stars in Bangkok

  BANGKOK – Chelsea kicked off their postseason tour with a 1-0 victory over Thailand All-Stars in Bangkok on Saturday. A first-half goal from 17-year-old Dominic Solanke was enough to earn the Premier League champions a win over their opponents at the Rajamangala National Stadium. The forward took his opportunity to impress by turning the […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Judge Delay’s Independent Examination of Forensic Evidence in Koh Tao Murder Case

  SURAT THANI – Lawyers for Zaw Lin and Win Zaw Htun who are charged with the murder of a Jersey man and a fellow traveler on the Thai island of Koh Tao are “deeply concerned” that key forensic evidence will not be re-examined before the trial. David Miller, 24, and Hannah Witheridge, 23, from […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Southern Thailand | Read More »

Parents of Thomas Cottrell Still Seek Justice Over Son’s Death in Ching Mai

    CHIANG MAI – The Parents of  25 year old Thomas Cottrell from Gibraltar killed by an allegedly impaired driver in Pai during the Jive festival express dismay at Thai judicial system after 100 days with no arrests made, despite the driver admitting his wrongdoing. Tom’s girlfriend Punika Ariayagun, 29, suffered severe physical damage […]

May 30th, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Thai Teen Confesses to Assassination Attempt on Australian National Edward Woodward

. SURAT THANI – Pol Maj Gen Apichart Boonsriroj, chief of Surat Thani police reported that an 18-year-old man who shot an Australian man in Surat Thani last week has confessed he carried out the attack to repay his gratitude to his patron, police said. Sumet Khongthong, 18, of Kanchanadit district in Surat Thani, was […]

May 30th, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Thai Police Hunt Couple for Sexually Abusing and Torturing 12-Year-Old Daughter

SURAT THANI – Police in Koh Samui district of Surat Thani are hunting down a 26-year-old man and his wife for allegedly sexually abusing and torturing his12-year-old stepdaughter with the consent of the girl’s mother. A team of police searched the rental house of the accused couple in Koh Samui district of Surat Thani on […]

May 30th, 2015 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

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