Artikel tagged “Asien”

  • Russian Woman shot and robbed in Rawai

    Russian Woman shot and robbed in Rawai

    A 52 year-old Russian woman, Aiena Ksarenko, was shot and robbed in her villa in Rawai. Police are on the lookout for the two thieves they believe are involved in the crime.

  • 3 metre crocodile spotted off Laguna

    3 metre crocodile spotted off Laguna

    So this is how it happened… Phuket expat ‘Mike’, along with his wife, were walking their dogs along Bang Tao beach last Friday.

  • Two decades of Shinawatra influence fades as Yingluck flees

    Two decades of Shinawatra influence fades as Yingluck flees

    EDITORIAL Now a fugitive from Thai justice, just like her brother, Yingluck Shinawatra is thought to have fled the country as early as last Wednesday. Photos of her praying at temples on Wednesday were probably bogus distractions.

  • Yingluck is now a fugitive following non-appearance at Court

    Yingluck is now a fugitive following non-appearance at Court

    Thailand’s Supreme Court has issued an arrest warrant against former PM Yingluck Shinawatra after she was a no-show at today’s verdict announcement in the negligence trial involving her Government’s rice-pledging scheme. The verdict has now been postponed to September 27.

  • High drama in Bangkok with no-show from Yingluck

    High drama in Bangkok with no-show from Yingluck

    Yingluck did not show up a the Supreme Court today to hear the verdict over the Rice Pledging Scheme case. Deputy PM Gen Prawit Wongsuwan confirms that he has been informed about Yingluck’s no-show in the court on a claim that she suffered from a disorder in the inner ear. He says the court has issued an arrest warrant against her.

  • 14 injured in van and pick-up crash in Chiang Mai

    14 injured in van and pick-up crash in Chiang Mai

    Eleven Chinese tourists and three locals have been injured after a pick-up truck crashed into a van yesterday afternoon in Chiang Mai. Among the 11 Chinese tourists, five were severely injured and remain in a local hospital. The Chinese consulate general based in Chiang Mai says that the five severely injured tourists are still being treated at the hospital but in “stable conditions” and some slightly injured tourists have already been discharged

  • Ratsada drug purge continues

    Ratsada drug purge continues

    A 21 year old man from Ratsada sub-district, Wanchana Saelim, was arrested yesterday (August 19) with 589 amphetamine pills  plus 50 grams of meth amphetamine. The arrest follows a report from an undercover officer in the Ratsada area who had followed Khun Wanchana for a while and discovered he was trafficking drugs to the locals on a regular basis; the officer then tried to buy drugs from Wanchana and made an appointment in front of a convenient store at a gas station in Chalong,. He was arrested when he arrived

  • Baggage handler nabbed at Phuket Airport over thefts

    Baggage handler nabbed at Phuket Airport over thefts

    Attachai Kaewduang, a 25 years old Baggage Handler working at Phuket Airport, was caught and arrested for stealing a mobile phone and other valuables. Police found that he had repeatedly stole belongings from passengers

  • THAIGER TODAY @ Ao Sane Beach. Wednesday, August 16

    THAIGER TODAY @ Ao Sane Beach. Wednesday, August 16

    We headed down to Ao Sane Beach today to check out the controversial villa | Red-light cameras are working TOO well | Security officers will be protecting Supreme Court Judges leading up to the Yingluck verdict. The post THAIGER TODAY @ Ao Sane Beach.

  • Bangkok Deputy Governor’s bad case of foot-in-mouth

    Bangkok Deputy Governor’s bad case of foot-in-mouth

    EDITORIAL Yesterday we reported on the current figures relating to HIV infection in Bangkok. Although the statistics look bad, in isolation, the general trend is of reduced new infections.