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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Tourism firms to look next doorA man walks under lanterns strung across a courtyard inside the Thamma Katanyu
Tourism firms to look next door
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 hours ago
A man walks under lanterns strung across a courtyard inside the Thamma Katanyu Foundation to celebrate Chinese New Year, which falls on Monday. The foundation has organised a lantern festival until Feb 28 in Samut Prakan's Muang district. (Photo by... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
1 dead, 6 hurt in Bangkok high-rise fireFire rages through the top floors of a high-rise in Yannawa area, near Sathorn,
1 dead, 6 hurt in Bangkok high-rise fire
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Fire rages through the top floors of a high-rise in Yannawa area, near Sathorn, in Bangkok late Friday morning.(Photos by Pawat Laupaisarntaksin) Related Stories One person was killed and six injured when fire raged through a 10-storey building in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
1 dead, 5 hurt in Bangkok high-rise fireFire rages through the top floors of a high-rise in Yannawa area, near Sathorn,
1 dead, 5 hurt in Bangkok high-rise fire
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Fire rages through the top floors of a high-rise in Yannawa area, near Sathorn, in Bangkok late Friday morning.(Photos by Pawat Laupaisarntaksin) Related Stories One person was killed and five injured when fire raged through a 10-storey building in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
1 thought dead, others trapped in Bangkok high-rise fireRelated Stories At least one person is believed to have been killed and others
1 thought dead, others trapped in Bangkok high-rise fire
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Related Stories At least one person is believed to have been killed and others trapped by a fire raging in a 10-storey building in Bangkok’s Yannawa district on Friday. The blaze broke out around 10.30am on the eighth floor of the tower on Soi... Read more
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Kagay-an News
Let’s Relax opens 2 new branches in Bangkok – The Street Ratchada and MBK Feb 5, 2016 Let’s Relax Day Spa, managed by Siam Wellness Group PCL, opened
Let’s Relax opens 2 new branches in Bangkok – The Street Ratchada and MBK
Kagay-an News / Posted yesterday
Feb 5, 2016 Let’s Relax Day Spa, managed by Siam Wellness Group PCL, opened 2 new branches in Bangkok in Ratchada and MBK Center Area. Balancing the Street Industrial Style... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man's face pieced with 10ft long thick pole in this stomach-churning videoThis clip captures the moment a man has a large thick pole inserted through his
Man's face pieced with 10ft long thick pole in this stomach-churning video
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
This clip captures the moment a man has a large thick pole inserted through his face. In the disturbing video the man is dressed in shorts and a t-shirt emblazoned with the letters OMG - short for Oh My God - and never has a phrase been more... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Speedboat skipper charged, diver flown to BangkokMaya Bay, Phi Phi islands. (Photo Nittaya Nattayai) Related Stories Krabi pol
Speedboat skipper charged, diver flown to Bangkok
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Maya Bay, Phi Phi islands. (Photo Nittaya Nattayai) Related Stories Krabi police have pressed charges against the driver of a speedboat ferry that struck and severely injured two Russian divers in Koh Phi Phi's Maya Bay on Wednesday, as the victim... Read more
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So Bad So Good
Welcome To The World's Most Disturbing Religious Festival | So Bad So Good Welcome To The World's Most Disturbing Religious...
Welcome To The World's Most Disturbing Religious Festival
So Bad So Good / Posted 2 days ago
| So Bad So Good Welcome To The World's Most Disturbing Religious... Read more
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Business Insider
Valeant just put out the last kind of statement a company wants to put out before a Congressional hearingREUTERS/Athit PerawongmethaA devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow Shrine with two p
Valeant just put out the last kind of statement a company wants to put out before a Congressional hearing
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERS/Athit PerawongmethaA devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow Shrine with two pistols pierced through his cheeks takes part in a street procession during the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket October 10, 2013. The festival, featuring... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New terminal in Phuket set for test runA bird's-eye view of the new passenger terminal (with blue roof), a key part of
New terminal in Phuket set for test run
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
A bird's-eye view of the new passenger terminal (with blue roof), a key part of Phuket airport's long-delayed expansion. Phuket airport's long-delayed expansion will reach a milestone on Feb 14 when the new passenger terminal has its trial run. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Outrage at DJ agent who wants 'attractive' female DJsEXCLUSIVE: 'I want attractive female DJs who don't suck' (and who are under 32
Outrage at DJ agent who wants 'attractive' female DJs
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: 'I want attractive female DJs who don't suck' (and who are under 32 and weigh no more than 120lbs) - outrage at 'misogynistic' ad by music agent But he said they had to be 'attractive', between 5'2" and 5'7" and under 120lbs James said... Read more
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Investopedia
How Safe Is Traveling in Thailand?How safe is travel in Thailand? It depends on whom you ask, what you plan to do
How Safe Is Traveling in Thailand?
Investopedia / Posted 2 days ago
How safe is travel in Thailand? It depends on whom you ask, what you plan to do when you get there and the kinds of precautions you’re willing to take while you travel. Some of the advice that you would give to a friend traveling in any U.S. city... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
France interest in fast rail to Hua Hin and plane repairsFrench ambassador Gilles Garachon, second right, met Transport Minister Arkhom
France interest in fast rail to Hua Hin and plane repairs
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
French ambassador Gilles Garachon, second right, met Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, third right, at the Transport Ministry in Bangkok on Wednesday. (Transport Ministry photo) Related search The French ambassador to Thailand has told... Read more
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ABC News
Russian Tourist Loses Leg to Speedboat in Southern ThailandTwo Russian tourists were badly injured Wednesday at a Thailand beach resort wh
Russian Tourist Loses Leg to Speedboat in Southern Thailand
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Two Russian tourists were badly injured Wednesday at a Thailand beach resort when a speedboat's propeller severed one man's leg and cut deep gashes in the other man's leg, police said. The men, believed to be in their 30s, were struck while they... Read more
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Hospitality Net
ONYX Hospitality Group and Singapore Hospitality Holdings enter strategic alliance to accelerate the growth of OZO and Shama across Asia Pacific and Middle East Joint venture targets the opening of 46 additional OZO and Shama properties by
ONYX Hospitality Group and Singapore Hospitality Holdings enter strategic alliance to accelerate the growth of OZO and Shama across Asia Pacific and Middle East
Hospitality Net / Posted 3 days ago
Joint venture targets the opening of 46 additional OZO and Shama properties by 2024 ONYX... Read more
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Sun Star
LOOK: Megan Young, Mikael Daez Singapore tripTHEY managed to evade questions about the real status of their relationship, bu
LOOK: Megan Young, Mikael Daez Singapore trip
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
THEY managed to evade questions about the real status of their relationship, but photographs taken during their recent trip to Singapore say it all. The rumored couple took to Instagram to share their recent trip to Lion City to attend the Laneway... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Sea gypsies, land firm dig inChao Lay people gather near the Phuket provincial hall for a meeting Tuesday, a
Sea gypsies, land firm dig in
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Chao Lay people gather near the Phuket provincial hall for a meeting Tuesday, aimed at solving the conflict with land developer Baron World Trade Co over rights to part of Phuket’s Rawai beach. Company representatives and state officials also... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Missing yachtsmen were denied the chance of rescue, families sayJaryd Payne's mother Lisa Green and her husband Paul. (Tammy Petersen, News24)
Missing yachtsmen were denied the chance of rescue, families say
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
Jaryd Payne's mother Lisa Green and her husband Paul. (Tammy Petersen, News24) Cape Town - The families of three sailors who went missing at sea a year ago say the company which employed their loved ones denied them the opportunity to be... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Missing yachtsmen were denied the chance of rescue, families sayAnthony Murray, 58, Reginald Robertson, 59, and Jaryd Payne, 20, were deliverin
Missing yachtsmen were denied the chance of rescue, families say
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Anthony Murray, 58, Reginald Robertson, 59, and Jaryd Payne, 20, were delivering the Leopard catamaran, Moorings A5130/Sunsail RC044-978, from Cape Town to Phuket when all contact was lost during a cyclone on January 18 last year. While a hull was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Salvaged Hull of Suspected Missing Catamaran Lost At SeaFamilies who anticipated closure following the sighting of a hull believed to b
Salvaged Hull of Suspected Missing Catamaran Lost At Sea
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Families who anticipated closure following the sighting of a hull believed to belong to the catamaran which went missing last year with three of their family members on board say their hopes have been dashed after valuable evidence was lost at... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Foreign visitors can soon log in for helpTwo foreign tourists enjoy taking their images at the Elephant Parade Bangkok e
Foreign visitors can soon log in for help
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Two foreign tourists enjoy taking their images at the Elephant Parade Bangkok exhibition in Lumpini Park in January 2016. (Bangkok Post file photo) Foreign tourists travelling to Thailand will be able to access integrated information related to... Read more
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ABC News
Thai Authorities Say Fishing Industry Crackdown IntensifiedThailand, which faces possible trade sanctions over abuses in its seafood indus
Thai Authorities Say Fishing Industry Crackdown Intensified
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
Thailand, which faces possible trade sanctions over abuses in its seafood industry, says it has accelerated its fight against human trafficking and unregulated fishing. Deputy national police chief Thammasak Witcharaya said Monday that in the eight... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Salvaged hull of suspected missing catamaran lost at seaJaryd Payne's mother Lisa Green and her husband Paul. (Tammy Petersen, News24)
Salvaged hull of suspected missing catamaran lost at sea
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Jaryd Payne's mother Lisa Green and her husband Paul. (Tammy Petersen, News24) Cape Town – Families who anticipated closure following the sighting of a hull believed to belong to the catamaran which went missing last year with three of their family... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
More than 100 arrested as fishing crackdown intensifiesMigrant fishermen from Myanmar and Cambodia unload fish from a fishing boat at
More than 100 arrested as fishing crackdown intensifies
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Migrant fishermen from Myanmar and Cambodia unload fish from a fishing boat at a jetty in Samut Sakhon province Jan 19. (EPA photo) Related Stories The government said it has accelerated its fight against human trafficking and unregulated fishing... Read more
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Boston Herald
Thai authorities say fishing industry crackdown intensifiedBANGKOK — Thailand, which faces possible trade sanctions over abuses in its sea
Thai authorities say fishing industry crackdown intensified
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
BANGKOK — Thailand, which faces possible trade sanctions over abuses in its seafood industry, says it has accelerated its fight against human trafficking and unregulated fishing. Deputy national police chief Thammasak Witcharaya said Monday that in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Briton charged with stealing tourist's cash at Phuket airportMr Chapman (standing) is taken into police custody while Mr Barhoumi talks to o
Briton charged with stealing tourist's cash at Phuket airport
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Mr Chapman (standing) is taken into police custody while Mr Barhoumi talks to officers. (Photo by Achadtaya Chuenniran) A British national was arrested for allegedly stealing hundreds of dollars in US and Canadian currency from a Tunisian man at... Read more
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Perth Now
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jailDream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on Th
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jail
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
Dream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on The Embassy. Picture: Channel Nine HE RECORDED his steroid usage and encounters with local women on his GoPro, but that’s not what landed Gold Coast bodybuilder Nathan in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Land reform needed to fight inequalitySea gypsy children in the waters off of Phuket. Inset: Sea gypsy graves on disp
Land reform needed to fight inequality
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
Sea gypsy children in the waters off of Phuket. Inset: Sea gypsy graves on disputed lands. From land with community deeds for landless to stopping poor farmers & sea gypsies getting kicked off of land, land reform needed to fight inequality at root... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jailAussie tourist’s big trouble in Thailand | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords t
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jail
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Aussie tourist’s big trouble in Thailand | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Dream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on The... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Consumer travel news and deals: Going placesStay three nights and save 20 per cent off at Andara Phuket Resorts and Villas.
Consumer travel news and deals: Going places
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Stay three nights and save 20 per cent off at Andara Phuket Resorts and Villas. Get seven nights for the price of six at the Crown Beach Resort Raratonga, plus breakfast daily and a NZ$350 ($326) resort credit. from $1485 a person twin share. Valid... Read more
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The Young Witness
Consumer travel news and deals: Going placesStay three nights and save 20 per cent off at Andara Phuket Resorts and Villas.
Consumer travel news and deals: Going places
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
Stay three nights and save 20 per cent off at Andara Phuket Resorts and Villas. Get seven nights for the price of six at the Crown Beach Resort Raratonga, plus breakfast daily and a NZ$350 ($326) resort credit. from $1485 a person twin share. Valid... Read more
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Herald Sun
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jailDream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on Th
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jail
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Dream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on The Embassy. Picture: Channel Nine HE RECORDED his steroid usage and encounters with the local women on his GoPro, and an Aussie diplomat had to watch his homemade sex... Read more
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The Courier Mail
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jailDream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on Th
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jail
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Dream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on The Embassy. Picture: Channel Nine HE RECORDED his steroid usage and encounters with the local women on his GoPro, and an Aussie diplomat had to watch his homemade sex... Read more
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News.com.au
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jailDream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on Th
It wasn’t the drugs that landed him in jail
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Dream trip sideswiped: Gold Coast contractor Nathan’s story is chronicled on The Embassy. Picture: Channel Nine HE RECORDED his steroid usage and encounters with the local women on his GoPro, and an Aussie diplomat had to watch his homemade sex... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
AoT airports set new record in passenger traffic1 year - 110 million The six main airports handled a record number of passenger
AoT airports set new record in passenger traffic
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
1 year - 110 million The six main airports handled a record number of passengers last year - 21.3% more than in 2014, and also set records for aircraft takeoffs and landings. The opening of Terminal 2 at Don Mueang airport (above) could allow an even... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Phuket Vegetarian FestivalSOME IMAGES MAY CAUSE DISTRESS: Phuket, Thailand, October 16: A devotee of Ban
Phuket Vegetarian Festival
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
SOME IMAGES MAY CAUSE DISTRESS: Phuket, Thailand, October 16: A devotee of Ban Tha Rue runs across hot coals during a night procession at a Vegetarian Festival on October 16, 2007, in Phuket, Thailand. Ritual Vegetarianism in Phuket Island traces it... Read more
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Rappler
Budget tips for visiting these stunning beaches in ThailandTAKE IT ALL IN. Gorgeous beaches in Thailand. All photos by Joshua Berida Thai
Budget tips for visiting these stunning beaches in Thailand
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
TAKE IT ALL IN. Gorgeous beaches in Thailand. All photos by Joshua Berida Thailand is quite similar to the Philippines, in that both are blessed with white sand beaches, friendly locals and a diverse culture from south to north. The contrast between... Read more
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Daily Contributor
Entrepreneurship: Investing in Land in ThailandOne of the hottest investment concepts in Thailand today has been to establish
Entrepreneurship: Investing in Land in Thailand
Daily Contributor / Posted 7 days ago
One of the hottest investment concepts in Thailand today has been to establish your own small hotel near the beach. The reason why this is so popular is due to the sheer amount of foreign tourists that enter into the country on a monthly basis... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The death of the many and the oneThis week, we remember fellow Filipinos who died violently at this time last ye
The death of the many and the one
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
This week, we remember fellow Filipinos who died violently at this time last year (at least 72 SAF policemen, MILF warriors, and Moro civilians in Mamasapano) and one who was killed also this week five years ago, the environmentalist and... Read more
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Yahoo News
The Most Instagrammed Destination in the World Is… Do potential Instagram likes influence your choice of vacation destinations?
The Most Instagrammed Destination in the World Is…
Yahoo News / Posted 7 days ago
Do potential Instagram likes influence your choice of vacation destinations? (Photo: iStock/Bogdanhoda) If you looked at the world’s top 50 holiday destinations through the filter of Instagram,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC: Start murder trial of Reyes brothersFormer Palawan Gov. Joel Reyes and his brother, former Coron Mayor Mario Reyes.
SC: Start murder trial of Reyes brothers
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Former Palawan Gov. Joel Reyes and his brother, former Coron Mayor Mario Reyes. PHOTO BY PNP-PIO The Supreme Court has directed the Palawan Regional Trial Court to proceed with the trial of Palawan ex-Gov. Joel Reyes for the 2011 murder of radio... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
DSI insists on sea gypsies' rights on Phuket beachA boy plays on Friday on Rawai beach in Phuket where sea gypsies are fighting f
DSI insists on sea gypsies' rights on Phuket beach
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
A boy plays on Friday on Rawai beach in Phuket where sea gypsies are fighting for their right to continue living and fishing. (Photo by Achadtaya Chuenniran) Related Stories A senior official of the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) says... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC junks Reyes brothers’ bid to stop Ortega murder trialPUERTO PRINCESA CITY—The Supreme Court has struck down a bid by former Palawan
SC junks Reyes brothers’ bid to stop Ortega murder trial
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—The Supreme Court has struck down a bid by former Palawan Gov. Joel T. Reyes and his brother Mario to stop the Palawan Regional Trial Court from proceeding with the ongoing trial of the Gerry Ortega murder case where they had... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
DSI insists on sea gypsies' right on Phuket beachA boy plays on Friday on the Rawai beach where sea gypsies are fighting for the
DSI insists on sea gypsies' right on Phuket beach
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
A boy plays on Friday on the Rawai beach where sea gypsies are fighting for their right to live and go offshore for fishing in Phuket. (Photo by Achadtaya Chuenniran) Related Stories A senior official of the Department of Special Investigation... Read more
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Sun Star
SC okays prosecution of ex-Palawan governor for murderTHE Supreme Court Second Division ordered a Palawan court to proceed with the p
SC okays prosecution of ex-Palawan governor for murder
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
THE Supreme Court Second Division ordered a Palawan court to proceed with the prosecution of former Palawan Governor Mario Joel Reyes for the 2011 murder of radio anchor and veterinarian Dr. Gerardo Ortega. The SC directed Palawan Regional Trial... Read more
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News.com.au
The worst dates to fly this yearCrowded Avalon Airport departure lounge after some flights were delayed. Pictur
The worst dates to fly this year
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Crowded Avalon Airport departure lounge after some flights were delayed. Picture: Alison Wynd BY NOW, most savvy air travellers know that most of the time, the earlier you book the cheaper your ticket will be. But flying on certain days is going to... Read more
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Rappler
SC: Murder trial of Palawan ex-governor Joel Reyes can proceedPhoto of Gerry Ortega in foreground from ABS-CBN Foundation/Philip Sison PALAW
SC: Murder trial of Palawan ex-governor Joel Reyes can proceed
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
Photo of Gerry Ortega in foreground from ABS-CBN Foundation/Philip Sison PALAWAN, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) ordered the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Palawan to proceed with the trial of former Governor Mario Joel Reyes in connection with... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Food Sleuth: Thaikhun, Victoria Centre, NottinghamThai street food? As I said about Tex-Mex dives the other day, you get none sin
Food Sleuth: Thaikhun, Victoria Centre, Nottingham
Nottingham Post / Posted 8 days ago
Thai street food? As I said about Tex-Mex dives the other day, you get none since the beginning of time – then two turn up at once. So having run the rule over Zaap, off Maid Marian Way, it is time to assess its competitor, Thaikhun, also dealing in... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Carlson Rezidor Forges Ahead In 2016 In Tandem With Thailand’s Tourism ReboundBoosted by 2015 strong momentum, expects to double its presence in Thailand wit
Carlson Rezidor Forges Ahead In 2016 In Tandem With Thailand’s Tourism Rebound
Hospitality Net / Posted 8 days ago
Boosted by 2015 strong momentum, expects to double its presence in Thailand within 18 months BANGKOK, THAILAND -- Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world's largest... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Floods wreak havoc at Phuket underpass siteThe rift in the Sam Kong Underpass measured 30 metres long, one metre wide and
Floods wreak havoc at Phuket underpass site
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
The rift in the Sam Kong Underpass measured 30 metres long, one metre wide and 1.5m deep. (Phuket News photo) Related Stories PHUKET -- Heavy downpours overnight brought traffic to a standstill at the Sam Kong Underpass construction site Friday... Read more
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