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Attempted Suicide as Man Sets Fire to Himself in Pattaya

A Thai man has attempted suicide after a break-up with his girlfriend caused him to become severely depressed, setting fire to himself.

 

Private Investigation: Pattaya Elephant Died of Electrocution

An investigation into the recent death of Saeng-jun an elephant from the Nern Na Jomtien Elephant Camp has revealed the cause of death to be electrocu...

 

Honda Orders Mass Recall of Popular Small Car Models

A total of 2,700 Honda City cars sold in Thailand in 2008 will be recalled, said Adisak Rohitasune, senior vice president of Asian Honda Motor Co., Lt...

 

Federer Overcomes Scottish Challenge Winning Fourth Title

Swiss tennis sensation Roger Federer continued his winning ways with a commanding performance over Scot Andy Murray, taking out a fourth Australian Op...

 

Pattaya Child Abuse Seminar

The Pattaya Deputy Mayor was the keynote speaker at a seminar held on “Child Abuse” at the Diana Garden Resort in North Pattaya. Many government and p...

 

Chinese New Year Celebrations In Pattaya

Every year Pattaya’s Chinese New Year Celebrations are held in Walking Street, from 14th – 16th February and attract local people, visitors from Bangk...

 

Deputy PM: No Self-Imposed Coup on the Horizon

Despite Thailand’s ongoing political turbulence, Deputy Prime Minister Suthep Thaugsuban on Sunday assured the public that the Abhisit government is s...

 

Pattaya City’s 1st Taekwondo Competition

Sophon Cable TV joins Mitsusho Gym and Mike Shopping Mall to organise the 1st ever Taekwondo Championship Competition to win the Pattaya Mayor’s Cup w...

 

French National Provides Boys for Prostitution in Pattaya

Pattaya 30th January 2010 [PDN] At 5.00pm a taskforce from the prevention of Trafficking of Woman and Children and Mr. Supakorn Noja (Child Protection...

 

Thai Woman Brutally Stabbed to Death Near Pattaya

The body of a Thai woman has been discovered at a graveyard in Sriracha, the woman had been stabbed repeatedly with a short bladed knife. Fortunately,...

 

Assassination Plan: Security Tightened for Thai Officials

Security has been tightened at the homes of a number of top Thai officials -- judges, National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) members and former me...

 

German Stabbed to Death After Minor Traffic Altercation

A German national recently died after being stabbed by a Thai man as a result of a minor traffic incident. Police have apprehended the murderer who pl...

 

Expert Thai Team Headed For Ongoing Haiti Relief Operations

The Thai Advance Team comprised of French and Spanish-speaking experts, medical doctors and army engineers departed Bangkok for Haiti to prepare added...

 

Pakistani Arrested With Stomach Full of Drugs at Airport

A Pakistani man was arrested by Thai customs officials at Bangkok’s Suvaranbhumi International Airport Friday with 90 packets--almost one kg--heroin i...

 

Residents Protest Government Inaction at Railway Crossing

500 local resident and school students staged a picketed protest at a railway crossing in Chon-Buri. The dangerous crossing was promised a tunnel by t...

 

Pattaya “North-Star” Library Used Book Festival

On Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st January, Pattaya’s North Star Library is holding its second hand book festival, where readers can come together and l...

 

Volatile RPG Shells Found in Bushland Near Pattaya

A pair of RPG explosive rounds was discovered in bushland outside of Sattahip. The shells were thought to be part of a decommissioned cache or stolen ...

 

Pattaya City Hall Discusses Naklua Markets Future

Various Pattaya administrators met at City Hall recently to discuss the downturn in attendance and revenue that was being generated by the newly estab...

 

1st Borvin Mini HALF Marathon Announced

The first Borvin Mini HALF Marathon has been announced by Sriracha administrators and will feature three separate race events for the entrants.

 

Norwegian Dies in Room After Motorbike Accident in Pattaya

A middle aged Norwegian national has been found dead in his room shortly after having been involved in a motorbike accident.