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  • Fire destroys house in Phuket Town in an alleged arson attack

    Fire destroys house in Phuket Town in an alleged arson attack

    Fire has destroyed a house that was selling petrol bottles out the front in Phuket Town earlier today.

  • Japan’s legendary cherry blossom is only 5 hours away

    Japan’s legendary cherry blossom is only 5 hours away

    by Kaoru Do you travel frequently between Thailand and North America and want to break your journey on the way? Or are you simply looking for somewhere to escape the scorching weather forecast for the next few months

  • Mahout charged after Italian tourists injured from elephant attack

    Mahout charged after Italian tourists injured from elephant attack

    A mahout has been charged after an elephant attacked an Italian tourist in Phang Nga yesterday.

  • Kingdom from the sky – a tribute to the Thailand we love

    Kingdom from the sky – a tribute to the Thailand we love

    Amongst the chaos, the pungent aroma of spicy street food and bad driving, there’s also the daily connection with Thailand’s deep secrets – the land, the light, the hidden beauty. Just 2 Guys Creative have captured some of this in a short tribute to Thailand from the air, all shot on a DJI Phantom 2

  • Spanish man arrested in Bangkok over alleged raped

    Spanish man arrested in Bangkok over alleged raped

    PHOTO: INN News Immigration Officers have arrested a Spanish man after he allegedly raped a handcuffed Thai woman. INN News reports that the 30 year old Spanish man was arrested following the issuing of an arrest warrant for the alleged rape of the woman

  • Air quality for Thailand – February 18

    Air quality for Thailand – February 18

    Central Thailand Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution. Northern Thailand Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects

  • Summer scorcher heading our way – winter was ‘unusually’ warm

    Summer scorcher heading our way – winter was ‘unusually’ warm

    “Thailand’s summer starts this Thursday.” The Thai Meteorological Department is forecasting “an extraordinarily hot and arid summer” for Thailand from this Thursday, the official start of Thailand’s summer – the HOT season (Thailand leaps from a cool winter straight into its local summer season). Seven provinces in the North and western regions are expecting extreme heat between 40-44C. Phuwieng Prakhammintara, the Meteorological Department director-general says that summer will officially begin in Thailand on February 21, and the climate in every part of the country would become very hot and arid during the following months until the rainy season arrives in May

  • Suspect arrested over 12 year old’s rape last Wednesday

    Suspect arrested over 12 year old’s rape last Wednesday

    by Supachai Phetchthewee, Khanathit Srihirundaj “Samruay initially confessed to police that he had raped the girl because he became sexually aroused after taking drugs.” A 42 year old suspect, wanted for the alleged rape of a 12 year old girl in an abandoned building in Bangkok’s Bang Kapi district last Wednesday, has been arrested and taken into custody. ‘Samruay Jitcheun’ was arrested last night while lying low at the Bung Samran community in Ramkhamhaeng area following a tip-off about his whereabouts, police told a press conference this afternoon. Samruay initially confessed to police that he had raped the girl because he became sexually aroused after taking drugs.

  • Tham Luang caves closing for retrieval of all rescue equipment

    Tham Luang caves closing for retrieval of all rescue equipment

    Chiang Rai’s Tham Luang caves, the scene of the international cave rescue last July, will close to all visitors from February 19 to allow Thai Navy SEALs to enter and recover equipment left in the cave after the rescue mission. The mission, which captured the attention of media around the world and changed the young men’s lives forever, extracted 13 members of the local Mu Pa youth football team who became trapped by flooding last July when they headed there for a post-training one hour excursion

  • Thailand will swelter through searing temperatures this summer

    Thailand will swelter through searing temperatures this summer

    Temperatures in Thailand this summer is forecast to be 1-2 degrees Celsius warmer than last year. The announcement comes from the Thai Meteorological Department director-general Phuwiang Prakammin. And it’s predicted to hit 42-43C in seven provinces in northern Thailand.