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  • Keeping track of foreigners in Thailand – new e-passport data to be used

    Keeping track of foreigners in Thailand – new e-passport data to be used

    The Immigration Bureau and the Interior Ministry have been instructed to speed up the implementation of a single-platform online database of foreigners entering and leaving the Kingdom.

  • Going Gold – Thai/US Cobra Gold military exercises kick off

    Going Gold – Thai/US Cobra Gold military exercises kick off

    FILE PHOTO: Cobra Gold The biggest U.S. force in years has joined thel military exercise in Thailand on Tuesday despite controversy over the Thai junta’s invitation to neighboring Myanmar’s army – the Tatmadaw army has been accused of ethnic cleansing in the Rhakine state of Myanmar. The US scaled back attendance at Cobra Gold, Asia’s largest multilateral military exercise, after the 2014 coup.

  • 83 year old man accused of raping four year old

    83 year old man accused of raping four year old

    An 83 year old man was arrested in Nakhon Si Thammarat’s Muang district this morning over an accusation that he allegedly raped the four year old daughter of an in-law niece on February 2. The girl sustained such serious injuries from the alleged rape that she had to be treated at Maharat Nakhon Si Thammarat Hospital, and was only discharged last Monday

  • Drug courier arrested at Phuket Gateway checkpoint

    Drug courier arrested at Phuket Gateway checkpoint

    Last night (February 9), Thachatchai police, stationed at Phuket Gateway arrested 20 year old Prasorn Kaewpradit, from Songkhla province, with 781 amphetamine pills and 28.4 grams of methamphetamine. Prasorn was traveling to Phuket on a Hat Yai – Phuket bus and the bus was stopped by checkpoint officers. During the search, he was acting suspiciously so the officers asked him to go to the Checkpoint building for a routine search.

  • Blaze in guesthouse on Koh Phi Phi

    Blaze in guesthouse on Koh Phi Phi

    A fire broke out at a row of shophouses on Ko Phi-Phi around 9.30 last night, prompting evacuation of local residents and tourists.

  • Woman escapes an alleged sexual assault in a BKK mall

    Woman escapes an alleged sexual assault in a BKK mall

    A woman escaped an alleged sexual assault by a Bangkok mall security guard on Thursday morning thanks to the timely aid by passers-by, according a Thai user of Facebook, who shared a video clip of the incident and told the story as a precautionary tale.

  • Frenchman confesses to murdering Italian love rival. Re-enactment yesterday.

    Frenchman confesses to murdering Italian love rival. Re-enactment yesterday.

    The much publicised murder of an Italian man, in which his Thai ex-wife and her French boyfriend have been implicated, apparently has been solved after police said the Frenchman had confessed to the killing. Pol Colonel Chaisathien Maneechak, from Bung Nara Police Station in Phichit province, said French national 34 year old Rigaux Amaury had confessed to stabbing to death 61 year old Giuseppe de Stefanivduring an argument about his affair with 38 year old Rujira Eiumlamai on January 18. Before the murder of the Italian, Amaury, Rujira and de Stefani reportedly travelled to a forest in Bueng Nara district by car

  • Dugong found dead on a beach in Rassada

    Dugong found dead on a beach in Rassada

    Kusoldham Phuket Foundation and Muang Phuket Police received a report from locals at noon today (January 26) about the dead body of a dugong washed up ashore on Somkiet Beach in Baan Laem Nga, Rassada sub-district. The 1.2-meter-long dugong started to smell already and there were traces of cuts from sharp items on the head, skin and stomach with its entrails hanging out. The dugong is believed to be a baby dugong of 1-2 years that has been dead for at least one week.

  • Filipino and Burmese killed in Karon crash

    Filipino and Burmese killed in Karon crash

    A Fillipino man, 35 year old Arthur Mina, and a Burmese woman have died following a crash earlier this morning (January 25) on Patak Road, Karon. Police say that his motorcycle collided with another motorcycle driven by a woman (whose name hasn’t been announced by police). The accident occurred on a curve.

  • Melbourne to Sydney is the second busiest air-route in the world. Where’s the busiest?

    Melbourne to Sydney is the second busiest air-route in the world. Where’s the busiest?

    PHOTO: Wiki Commons Where’s the busiest air-traffic route in the world?