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Thai related news via Yahoo! Singapore      lastest updated : October 18, 2014, 7:09 pm

Prominent Thai scholar faces anti-monarchy charge
BANGKOK (AP) One of Thailand-:39:s most prominent scholars is the target of a criminal complaint for comments he made about a Thai king who died more than 400 years ago.
British police to join Thai investigation into tourist murders
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand has agreed to allow British police to join an investigation into the murder of two backpackers on a Thai island, after local authorities came under criticism for their handling of the case. British police experts will travel to the holiday island of Koh Tao to help investigate the murder of Britons Hannah Witheridge, 23, and David Miller, 24, on a beach in September ...
Thai PM faces protest on first outing on world stage
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha is expected to be greeted by protests Thursday as he makes his first outing on the world stage since seizing power in a military coup in May.
Thai soaps trigger outcry over romanticizing rape
BANGKOK (AP) In a famous scene from Thailand-:39:s award-winning soap opera -quot:The Power of Shadows,-quot: the handsome protagonist gets drunk and rapes the leading lady. He later begs her forgiveness, and they live happily ever after.
Leader of Thai junta hints at delay in return to elections
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, who led a military coup in May, said on Wednesday that elections planned for 2015 will depend on whether wide-ranging national reforms can be completed within a year. The former army chief-:39:s remarks add to growing speculation that a general election promised for late 2015 could be pushed back and delay Thailand-:39:s return to democracy ...
Thailand agrees to British police help over murders
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha has agreed to allow British police to help with the investigation into the murder of two young Britons on the holiday island of Koh Tao, diplomatic sources said Friday.
Thai PM plays down concern over tourist murder investigation
By Amy Sawitta Lefevre BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha on Tuesday dismissed growing diplomatic concern about a police investigation into the murder of two British tourists in Thailand as a pre-trial witness hearing began. Prayuth denied that the Thai charge d-:39:affaires in London, Nadhavathna Krishnamra, had been summoned over concern about how Thai authorities have ...

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Bangkok related news via Yahoo! Singapore      lastest updated : October 22, 2014, 4:11 am

Premium Japanese department store -:39:Takashimaya-:39: selects ICONSIAM as location for first store in Thailand
BANGKOK, Oct. 21, 2014 :PRNewswire: -- Premium Japanese department store -:39:Takashimaya-:39:, together with ICONSIAM Co., Ltd., the developer of the Bht 50-billion riverside national landmark -:39:ICONSIAM-:39:, today signed a joint venture agreement to set up the first Takashimaya department store in Thailand at ICONSIAM as the national landmark-:39:s retail anchor. The new Takashimaya, to be built with a total ...
SE Asia Stocks -Rise along with Asia: Indonesia leads
BANGKOK, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Southeast Asian stocks rose on Monday, with Indonesian shares hitting their highest in more than two weeks amid expectations of a cut in fuel subsidy and easing political tensions. ...
SE Asia Stocks-Singapore up in earnings season: Indonesia weak on new cabinet jitters
BANGKOK, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Singapore-:39:s stock index hit a more than one week high on Tuesday, helped by selective buying in a reporting season while the Indonesian benchmark snapped two sessions of gains ...
SE Asia Stocks-Indonesia near 3-week high: Widodo sworn in as new president
BANGKOK, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Indonesian share index hit a near three-week closing high on Monday amid inflows and a rise in the rupiah on expectations of economic reforms by the new president, while most ...
Hotel Nikko Bangkok, New Luxury Hotel in Bangkok, Will Open in 2017
Nikko Hotels International, JAL Hotels Co., Ltd.s international luxury hotel group, announced that it will open Hotel Nikko Bangkok in 2017. The new luxury hotel is now being built in Bangkok, Thailands bustling capital city.
SE Asia Stocks-Indonesia retreats as cabinet formation in focus
BANGKOK, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Southeast Asian stock markets were rangebound on Tuesday, with Singapore eking out further gains amid selective buying in a reporting season while Indonesia retreated from a ...
G Land unveils -:39:The Super Tower-:39: as One of the World-:39:s Top 10 tallest buildings in Thailand
BANGKOK, Oct. 20, 2014 :PRNewswire: --Grand Canal Land Public Company Limited or -quot:G Land-quot:, one of Thailand-:39:s leading property developers, is making a new history through the launch of -quot:The Super Tower-quot: project. Developed as ASEAN-:39:s tallest building and one of the world-:39:s top 10 skyscrapers, The Super Tower will stand 615 meters tall with 125 floors. The Super Tower is positioned as ASEAN-:39:s new ...

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Pattaya related news via Yahoo! Australia      lastest updated : October 22, 2014, 5:18 am

A different take on exotic culture
Phuket, Pattaya and Patpong: they may be in Thailand but never mistake them for Thailand. Leapfrog these famous or infamous zones, where East meets West, and the worst meets the best, and for a few days try a very different P-place - Prachuap.
Songkran - love it or leave town
Thailand-:39:s festival to welcome the Buddhist new year is a very wet and wild affair. Expect a soaking.
Sharky: Thai cops want my money
FORMER Gold Coast club owner Tim Sharky Ward is fighting back against corrupt Thai cops after he was fleeced of more than $35,000 in cash and gold.
Sex, drugs, stigma put Thai transsexuals at HIV risk
From a cafe near the go-go bars of a Bangkok red light district where she campaigns for safe sex, Gigi gives an unvarnished view of how she joined Thailand-:39:s growing ranks of transgender people with HIV.
The best of Thai beds
Youre spoilt for hotel choice in Thailand. John Borthwick reviews a few that stand out from the crowd.
Crash kills microlight pilot scattering friend-:39:s ashes
Thai authorities are investigating the crash of a microlight aircraft in which the pilot died as he was scattering the ashes of a friend.
Stolen passports explained: Mystery men -:39:seeking new life-:39:
Authorities questioned travel agents Monday at a beach resort in Thailand about two men who boarded the vanished Malaysia Airlines plane with stolen passports, part of a growing international investigation into what they were doing on the flight.

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Samui related news via Yahoo! Singapore      lastest updated : October 21, 2014, 4:28 pm

Koh Samui Real Estate is Focus of New Website, Astoria Samui Villas
For People who are Interested in Buying a Luxury Villa in Koh Samui Thailand, the Website Offers Helpful Information about Available Real Estate Koh Samui, Thailand : ACCESSWIRE : October 3, 2014 : Astoria ...
Thailand Beach Murders: Accused Burmese Workers Appear in Court
Two Myanmar barmen who earlier admitted murdering British backpackers Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on the Thai island of Koh Tao have appeared in court in Koh Samui. DNA samples from the victims match those of the accused.
Murder Suspects Retract Confessions - Report
Two men accused of murdering two British backpackers in Thailand have reportedly retracted their confessions - saying they were -quot:beaten out of them-quot:.
Pair In Court Over Thailand Beach Murders
Two men have appeared in court charged with murdering British backpackers Hannah Witheridge and David Miller in Thailand.
Backpacker murderers-:39: fatal mistake
Thai police have revealed the fatal mistake made by two men accused of the murder and rape of British backpackers Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on the tranquil holiday island of Koh Tao.
Blake, Lousie -:39:more in love than ever-:39:
Blake Garvey is in a relationship with The Bachelor-:39:s second runner-up Louise Pillidge.
Blake, Louise -:39:more in love than ever-:39:
Blake Garvey is in a relationship with The Bachelor-:39:s second runner-up Louise Pillidge.

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Krabi related news via Yahoo! Australia      lastest updated : October 22, 2014, 4:32 am

Search resumes for missing South Koreans after Thai boat crash
Bangkok (AFP) - The search has resumed for two South Korean tourists missing off Thailand-:39:s southern coast after their tour boat crashed into a fishing vessel, police said Monday.
Sacred heights to new seas
I had to climb a sacred mountain in Sri Lanka to find out about the Thai island of Koh Lipe 60km off the coast in the Tarutao marine park and close to Malaysia.
The best of Thai beds
Youre spoilt for hotel choice in Thailand. John Borthwick reviews a few that stand out from the crowd.
Tsunami warning after Indonesia quake
-:39:-:39:-:39:Update, 8pm:-:39:-:39:-:39: An 8.6 magnitude earthquake has struck off Indonesia this afternoon, leading panicked locals to leave their homes to seek refuge.
Thai one on in this exotic winery
The grapes at the Siam Winery were tested at a nearby royal research station before the first shiraz grapes were planted on King Rama IX-:39:s birthday in 2003.
Beauty and a feast in Cuba
Steve McKenna enjoys some memorable seafood, salsa and Caribbean sunsets on an island in flux.
Success swells holiday group
Five years ago, there were three hotels in the Anantara Hotels, Resorts - Spas group. Now there are 17 and next year there will be more.

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Phuket related news via Yahoo! Australia      lastest updated : October 22, 2014, 6:38 am

Extreme piercing for purity in Thai vegetarian festival
Phuket (Thailand) (AFP) - There is no pain once the gods enter your body, said Jampen Deebuk, after puncturing the cheeks of a young devotee with metal skewers at Thailand-:39:s bloody vegetarian festival.
Two foreign tourists missing after Phuket boat sinking
Authorities were searching the sea near the southern Thai tourist island of Phuket on Sunday night for two foreign tourists who went missing after a boat collision, officials said.
Family fun in Phuket
Thailand is full of surprises and its latest image is as a family holiday destination.
Shock, grief over Phuket stabbing death
UPDATE: 8.30AM Phuket police were last night hunting two men after the stabbing death of Perth travel agent Michelle Smith during a botched bag snatch attempt on the popular holiday island.
Perth woman stabbed to death in Phuket
UPDATE: 5.40pm A 60-year-old Perth travel agent has been stabbed to death in Phuket overnight after a struggle with a handbag thief.
-:39:Four dead-:39: in fire at Thai tourist nightclub
A fire ripped through a nightclub popular with foreign tourists on the Thai resort island of Phuket early Friday, leaving at least four people dead and more than 20 others injured, officials said.
Unemployed Thai man wielded knife, cops allege
Thai police were last night questioning two men over the stabbing murder of Perth travel agent Michelle Smith during a bungled bag-snatch robbery on the holiday island of Phuket.

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Phangan related news via Yahoo! Australia      lastest updated : October 22, 2014, 3:41 am

Thailand-:39:s Haad Salad a traveller-:39:s tonic
Leave Thailand-:39:s party beaches behind and head to Haad Salad on Koh Phangan where you can unwind in peace.
Murder probe as bodies of two Britons found naked in Thai resort
The naked bodies of two British tourists apparently beaten to death were found on a Thai beach, sparking a murder hunt.
Thai police hunt killers of two Britons found beaten to death
Bangkok (AFP) - Thai police Tuesday searched for the killers of two British tourists found naked and beaten to death on the southern resort island of Koh Tao, as their bodies were due to arrive in Bangkok for forensic tests.
Thai police question Myanmar men over murder of British pair
Bangkok (AFP) - Thai police Tuesday questioned three Myanmar men over the murder of two British tourists on the southern resort island of Koh Tao, as their bodies were due to arrive in Bangkok for forensic tests.
Thai police question 3 Myanmar men over murder of British pair
Bangkok (AFP) - Thai police Tuesday questioned three Myanmar men over the murder of two British tourists on the southern resort island of Koh Tao, as their bodies were due to arrive in Bangkok for forensic tests.
Thai police quiz trio over UK pair murder
Thai police are questioning three migrant workers from Myanmar over the murder of a British man an woman on a beach at an island resort.
Thai police question three Myanmar men over murder of British pair
Bangkok (AFP) - Thai police Tuesday questioned three Myanmar men over the murder of two British tourists on the southern resort island of Koh Tao, as their bodies were due to arrive in Bangkok for forensic tests.

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Hua Hin related news via Yahoo! Singapore      lastest updated : October 22, 2014, 6:48 am

Two new events for Europe
The European Tour has confirmed the addition of two new events in Thailand and India to its early 2015 schedule.
Golf-European Tour announces early part of 2014-15 schedule
By Tony Jimenez LONDON, Oct 20 (Reuters) - The European Tour announced the early part of its 2014-15 schedule on Monday and it includes the Thailand Classic and Indian Open for the first time. The tour is going back to Thailand for the first time since the 2007 Johnnie Walker Classic in Phuket. The Indian Open will also make its debut, with the tour co-sanctioning both new events alongside the ...
Thai king Bhumibol -:39:getting better-:39: after gall bladder operation
Revered Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world-:39:s longest-serving monarch, was -quot:getting better-quot: after a gall bladder operation following his emergency hospital admission last week, the palace said Wednesday.
Thai man gets death penalty for train rape, murder
BANGKOK (AP) A former railway worker in Thailand was sentenced to death Tuesday for raping a 13-year-old girl on an overnight train, then killing her and throwing her body out the window, an attack that sparked outrage in the Southeast Asian nation and prompted calls for the execution of rapists.
Thai king readmitted to hospital: palace statement
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand-:39:s King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world-:39:s longest-reigning monarch, was readmitted to a Bangkok hospital late on Friday after leaving it last month, the palace said in an announcement on Saturday. The 86-year-old king has been admitted for a high fever and the diagnosis suggested blood infection, so doctors had asked him to stay at Siriraj hospital for special treatment ...
Thai king undergoes surgery, PM visits hospital
By Amy Sawitta Lefevre BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand-:39:s King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world-:39:s longest-reigning monarch, has undergone surgery to remove his gallbladder, the palace said in a televised statement on Monday. The declining health of the 86-year-old king has formed the backdrop to Thailand-:39:s protracted political crisis, and Monday-:39:s palace update came shortly after Prime Minister Prayuth ...
Thai king recovering after surgery
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand-:39:s King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world-:39:s longest-reigning monarch, was making a good recovery in hospital on Tuesday, the palace said, following surgery at the weekend to remove his gallbladder. A statement from the information division of His Majesty-:39:s Principle Private Secretary said the king-:39:s respiratory condition was good and his heart rate was close to normal ...

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Koh Samet related news via Yahoo!      lastest updated : October 20, 2014, 11:51 pm

Fertiliser bags on Rayong beach cause concern
A total of 20,000 empty fertiliser and animal-feed bags washed ashore on Mae Ramphueng Beach in Rayong-:39:s Muang district, prompting local volunteers to clean the affected area yesterday, amid fears it could affect tourism and possibly harm people exposed to dirty seawater.
Pattaya Mail
RAYONG, 23 September 2014 Local businesses and residents around Mae Ramphueng Beach in Rayong came together on Monday to clean up oil slicks along the beach.
Club attack: -:39:I had no ability to defend myself-:39:
Model Jack Hansen-Bartel sustained horrific injuries in a Thai nightclub bashing. But his nightmare had just begun.
Model bashed in Thailand
Australian Jack Hansen-Bartel didn-:39:t see the punches coming when he suffered horrific injuries to his face.
Australian Jack Hansen-Bartel a victim of Thailand-:39:s brutal underbelly
Australian Jack Hansen-Bartel didn-:39:t see the punches coming when he suffered horrific injuries to his face, ending his work as a part-time model and plans to enter a Melbourne university.
Model a victim of Thai underbelly
The Australian sustained horrific injuries in a Thai nightclub bashing. His nightmare had just begun.
A victim of Thailand-:39:s underbelly
A horrific bashing was just the start of Australian Jack Hansen-Bartel-:39:s nightmare on an island paradise.

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Koh Phi Phi related news via Yahoo! Singapore      lastest updated : October 22, 2014, 12:57 am

Two tourists missing in boat crash near Thai resort
Two tourists are missing after their tour boat crashed into a fishing vessel between two Thai resort hubs, local police have said, adding that several others were -quot:seriously injured-quot:.
Search resumes for missing South Koreans after Thai boat crash
The search has resumed for two South Korean tourists missing off Thailand-:39:s southern coast after their tour boat crashed into a fishing vessel, police said Monday.

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Rayong related news via Yahoo!      lastest updated : October 22, 2014, 12:02 am

Site Last Updated 7:00 am, Monday
KOTA SAMARAHAN: Engkilili assemblyman Dr Johnical Rayong Ngipa wants Dayaks, particularly Iban music composers and lyricists, to produce more patriotic songs as that genre of music is lacking.
Site Last Updated 8:14 am, Tuesday
ENGKILILI: Ahli Dewan Undangan Negeri (ADUN) Engkilii Dr Johnnical Rayong Ngipa menasihati rakyat di sini agar tidak menjual tanah Hak Adat Bumiputera (NCR) milik mereka kepada orang lain.
Pattaya Mail
RAYONG, 29 September 2014 An ammonia gas leakage from an ice cube factory in Baan Pae -sub-district in Rayong province has caused five factory workers to fall ill.
Site Last Updated 12:45 am, Wednesday
LUBOK ANTU: Kaban Kunsil Nengeri (ADUN) Engkilili Dr Johnnical Rayong Ngipa madahka diri deka nguji mutarka isu Opis Pengemata enggau Pengintu Tanah Sarawak (SALCRA) ke deka ngurangka penyampau pekereja kilang sawit di Merindun.
Site Last Updated 11:55 pm, Sunday
ENGKILILI: Ahli Dewan Undangan Negeri (ADUN) Engkilili, Dr Johnnical Rayong Ngipa memberitahu perpecahan di kalangan rakyat tidak akan memberi sebarang keuntungan dalam membangunkan taraf hidup mereka.
Site Last Updated 12:40 am, Saturday
ENGKILILI: Bala pengajar diperansang nambahka penemu enggau penglandik sida ngambika ulih nempa mayuh agi nembiak ke bekualiti, ku Kaban Kaunsil Nengeri (ADUN) Engkilili, Dr Johnnical Rayong Ngipa.
Site Last Updated 2:52 am, Tuesday
ENGKILILI: Engkilili assemblyman Dr Johnnical Rayong Ngipa advises the people not to simply sell their native customary land to others. He said that by being short-sighted, it would cause them to suffer great losses.

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Udonthani related news via Yahoo!      lastest updated : August 13, 2014, 7:04 am

IT PLAZA JOIN HANDS WITH DEPARTMENT OF FISHERIES INVESTING 10 MILLION BAHT BUDGET ORGANIZING
IT Plaza, in corporation with the Department of Fisheries, allocate 10 million Baht budget to organize the event The First Exhibition of Fisheries Projects under Thai Royal Patronage from July 23 to August 3, 2014, at Nevada Multiplex Udonthani, considered firstly in the Northeast and the largest Thai fisheries festival, aiming to publicize His Majesty the Kings Initiative Projects to ASEAN ...
Bangkok Airways takes delivery of its latest A320 jet
BANGKOK, Thailand - Recently, Bangkok Airways led by Mr Pradit Theekakul, Executive Vice President - Administration and board director, welcomed the airline-:39:s latest Airbus 320 at ...

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Khon Kaen related news via Yahoo!      lastest updated : October 21, 2014, 8:06 pm

Hundreds of false marriages between Thai women and foreign men in 2 years
THAILAND - Hundreds of false marriages between Thai women and foreign men were registered by a corrupt official in Khon Kaen province between 2011 and 2013, it was revealed yesterday. Some of these women apparently never knew that someone had -quot:stolen-quot: their name for marriage registration until they wanted to officially register their union with men they planned to start a family with. A victim ...
AEC sparks Khon Kaen semester changes
Khon Kaen University offers international programmes for foreign students from China and Asean countries in many courses, preparing for the upcoming Asean Economic Community (AEC) in 2015.
Women caught in Thai fake marriage registration scam
Hundreds of false marriages between Thai women and foreign men were registered by a corrupt official in Khon Kaen province between 2011 and 2013, it was revealed yesterday
Women caught in fake marriage registration scam
Hundreds of false marriages between Thai women and foreign men were registered by a corrupt official in Khon Kaen province between 2011 and 2013, it was revealed yesterday.
Accountant fleeced firm of millions, Khon Kaen police say
An employee at a Khon Kaen-based construction company allegedly forged some 1,000 cheques over the past four years to embezzle Bt640 million from her boss.
Probe into Khon Kaen raid after police deny taking cash, gamblers
A FACT-FINDING probe is underway into a raid on a Khon Kaen gambling den last week by soldiers, who say they handed over a large amount of cash and many cars pawned by gamblers to local police. Police claim they never received them.
Activists push for moves to end begging
While the Social Development and Human Security Ministry says it wants to end human trafficking in a year, a social advocate has warned that the nefarious practice - often associated with luring women and girls into sex work - has expanded to street beggars, forced or otherwise.

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Ayutthaya related news via Yahoo! Singapore      lastest updated : October 18, 2014, 2:09 pm

THAILAND PRESS-Thai Airways temporarily closes HK office - Bangkok Post
Thai Airways International decided on Tuesday to closethe ticketing office in Hong Kong until Sunday for safetyreasons. Vice-president Surapol Isrankura na Ayutthaya said theongoing political unrest in Hong Kong had forced the airline toclose the office until Sunday for the safety of the staff as itis located in the area near the rally site. (http:::bit.ly:1CGDcHV) ---- NOTE: Reuters has not ...
Habitat for Humanity International and Bank of America Launch Global Build
In partnership with Habitat for Humanity, Bank of America today launched their first global multi-city build in 36 communities around the world. The builds focus on helping low-income families create opportunities to experience the stability and security that homeownership brings.

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Sukhothai related news via Yahoo!      lastest updated : October 21, 2014, 10:11 pm

Pattaya Mail
SUKHOTHAI, 18 October 2014 - Locals and officials in some northern and northeastern provinces are already bracing for the upcoming drought period that is expected to be more severe than usual.
Sukhothai Bistro
This Squirrel Hill restaurant merges the traditional flavors and preparations of Thailand with modern European-bistro aspirations by Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth Squirrel Hill has a lot of, if not exactly hole-in-the-wall venues, then small storefronts well-suited to modest establishments specializing in the take-out, snacks and treats trade. Turnover in these spaces is usually marked by ...
TAT to hold Loy Krathong celebrations in Bangkok, six other provinces
The Tourism Authority of Thailand will organise Loy Krathong celebrations in Bangkok and six provinces of Sukhothai, Chiang Mai, Tak Ayutthaya, Samut Songkhram, and Ratchaburi, TAT deputy governor Wilaiwan Thawitsri said Friday.
Leading Hotels in Asian Metropolises Announce Great Deals for Weekend Getaways
Luxury Leader Boasts Exotic Urban Oases for Short Escapes (PRWeb September 24, 2014) Read the full story at http:::www.prweb.com:releases:LHW:WeekendGetaways:prweb12190685.htm
Prayut says he agrees with Myanmars president to step up cooperation to fight drug trafficking
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said Friday evening that he had agreed with Myanmar President Thein Sein during his recent trip to Myanmar to step up cooperation to fight narcotics ...
Liver transplanted for second time in groundbreaking Hong Kong op
Hong Kong (dpa) - Surgeons in Hong Kong successfully transplanted a liver that had already been transplanted 11 years ago, a news report said ...
DSI urged to act against foreign scammes who prey on thai women
Three women Fridayday officially called on the Department of Special Investigation to take action against predators who prey on Thai women via social ...

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Khao San Road related news via Yahoo!      lastest updated : October 20, 2014, 2:13 am

BMA to reorganize Khao San street vendors on Oct 15
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will reorganize street vendors on the tourist-destination Khao San Road on October 15 following complaints of business operators and residents of the Khao San ...
Tourist police, charity rescue German beggar
The tourism police and a German charity have come to the aid of a German man with excessively swollen legs, found begging near Khao San Road in Bangkok, after his photos were distributed and shared on social media. Chumphol Thiangtham, chairman of the Deutscher Hilfsverein Thailand eV, said yesterday that Benjamin Holse had been put up at a guesthouse following coordination between his ...
Buy a meal, one gets donated to charity: Mealshare expands to Toronto
Mealshare, a social enterprise that connects local restaurants with local charities, launched Thursday in three Toronto restaurants.
Timbers Weekly Update
PORTLAND, Ore. - Wednesday-:39:s match between the Portland Timbers and San Jose Earthquakes at Providence Park marks the second consecutive meeting between the two teams in a span of five days.
Pattaya Mail
A physically impaired German beggar who blew 40,000 baht in donations on hookers and booze in Pattaya was thrown in immigration jail until he could be deported.
The hottest cities for nightlife
Which cities provide the most memorable party times? A self-proclaimed -quot:nightlife connoisseur-quot: names his top 10.
World-:39:s best nightlife cities: Do you dare?
Not everyone gets it.

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Pai Thailand related news via Yahoo! Singapore      lastest updated : October 19, 2014, 4:15 am

The Perks of Retirement in Thailand and the Philippines
Southeast Asia is a remarkably beautiful and diverse region that is becoming much more welcoming to Western retirees. Southeast Asia-:39:s big appeal for foreign retirees is the cost of living. Several countries here are among the world-:39:s cheapest places to retire. Your money goes much further in this part of the world than in the United States or any other Western country, but that does not mean ...
Racing with Big Data
The cutting-edge technology behind Formula One (F1) sports can blow the minds of both diehard and non-F1 fans. The carsexpected to run faster than an average four-wheel vehicleare built and managed to last a series of laps, in an environment where the weather, temperature, tire conditions, and other factors can affect the racers performance. Formula One is just one of the sports categories ...
The A to Z of Google Malaysia Pt. 2 (ugaiz really love Naruto, huh?)
Hello and welcome back to CILISOSA to Z of Google Malaysia, Part 2, where we will dig up the deepest, darkest Internet secrets of Malaysians ...

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Koh Tao related news via Yahoo! Australia      lastest updated : October 21, 2014, 11:17 pm

Koh Tao retains feel of earlier age
Angela Pownall finds a Thai island that can be genuinely remote
Thailand agrees to British police help over murders
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha has agreed to allow British police to help with the investigation into the murder of two young Britons on the holiday island of Koh Tao, diplomatic sources have said.
Thai police hunt killers of two Britons found beaten to death
Bangkok (AFP) - Thai police Tuesday searched for the killers of two British tourists found naked and beaten to death on the southern resort island of Koh Tao, as their bodies were due to arrive in Bangkok for forensic tests.
Thailand murder accused innocent: families
THE families of two men accused of murdering British tourists David Miller and Hannah Witheridge in Koh Tao say they-:39:ve been framed.
Thai police question 3 Myanmar men over murder of British pair
Bangkok (AFP) - Thai police Tuesday questioned three Myanmar men over the murder of two British tourists on the southern resort island of Koh Tao, as their bodies were due to arrive in Bangkok for forensic tests.
Thai police question three Myanmar men over murder of British pair
Bangkok (AFP) - Thai police Tuesday questioned three Myanmar men over the murder of two British tourists on the southern resort island of Koh Tao, as their bodies were due to arrive in Bangkok for forensic tests.
Murder probe as bodies of two Britons found naked in Thai resort
The naked bodies of two British tourists apparently beaten to death were found on a Thai beach, sparking a murder hunt.

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Koh Lanta related news via Yahoo!      lastest updated : October 21, 2014, 11:19 pm

Tsunami survivor plays concert for Kinniya
The ocean was unusually high and churning uncharacteristically that Boxing Day in 2004.
Agoda.com brings together great hotel deals for its first Thailand Flash Sale
Are you visiting Bangkok or any destination in Thailand soon? Checkout these awesome hotel deals! Agoda.com, one of Asias leading hotel booking sites and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), is has uncovered a list of hotels in some of Thailands most popular destinations for its first-ever Flash Sale. During the booking period of 15-21 October, [] (Visited 51 times, 1 visits ...
The Perks of Retirement in Thailand and the Philippines
Southeast Asia is a remarkably beautiful and diverse region that is becoming much more welcoming to Western retirees. Southeast Asia-:39:s big appeal for foreign retirees is the cost of living. Several countries here are among the world-:39:s cheapest places to retire. Your money goes much further in this part of the world than in the United States or any other Western country, but that does not mean ...
ThemeIsle Launches to the Public and Proves That WordPress Themes Can Be Fun Again
ThemeIsle - a new premium WordPress theme store goes out of beta and into a public launch, offering easy-to-grasp and functional themes for everyone, and proving that WordPress can be fun again. (PRWeb September 23, 2014) Read the full story at http:::www.prweb.com:releases:2014:09:prweb12187316.htm

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Koh Chang related news via Yahoo! Singapore      lastest updated : October 21, 2014, 5:21 pm

Hung eyes successful defence at Chang Hwa Open
Taipei, Oct 15 (IANS) Young talent Hung Chien-yao of Chinese Taipei is determined to put up a strong defence of his Chang Hwa Open title when the Asian Development Tour (ADT) event tees off Thursday.
China Sept factory activity steadies but economic outlook still weak
By Koh Gui Qing BEIJING (Reuters) - Growth in China-:39:s manufacturing sector held up in September but remained subdued in a sign that the world-:39:s second-largest economy is still strugglin...
China September factory activity steadies but economic outlook still weak
By Koh Gui Qing BEIJING (Reuters) - Growth in China-:39:s manufacturing sector held up in September but remained subdued in a sign that the world-:39:s second-largest economy is still struggling to recover its growth momentum. The official Purchasing Managers-:39: Index (PMI) hovered at 51.1, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Wednesday, indicating a modest expansion in activity and a touch ahead of ...
Kim Still Secluded as Adviser Meets South Korea Officials
The highest-ranking security advisers of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Park Geun Hye met for the first time and agreed to push for improved relations between the two countries. Vice Marshal Hwang Pyong So, political overseer of Kim-:39:s 1.2-million troops, met today with Park-:39:s chief security aide, Kim Kwan Jin, in the South Korean city of Incheon and agreed the two ...

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