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Thailand restaurant makes lonely diners sit with ‘pandas’ to ensure they have company

A Thailand restaurant is ensuring it meets new social distancing guidelines, and providing lonely diners a bit of company, by seating stuffed pandas at its tables. Thailand earlier this month relaxed some restrictions on businesses as the number of coronavirus cases slowed, allowing restaurants to reopen but with strict rules in place to reduce the […]

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Thailand reports its largest daily increase in coronavirus cases

Thailand reported 188 new coronavirus infections on Sunday (Mar 22), its largest daily increase, taking the total to 599 cases, a senior health official said. The majority of the new infections are connected to a previous cluster of cases from a boxing stadium, Taweesin Wisanuyothin, a Public Health Ministry spokesman, told a news conference adding […]

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Thai soldier on rampage kills dozens of people

A Thai soldier has killed at least 17 people and wounded more than 20 in a shooting rampage in the northeastern city of Nakhon Ratchasima, according to police. The suspect of Saturday’s attack, identified by police as Sergeant Major Jakrapanth Thomma, remains at large. The suspect reportedly stole an army vehicle and posted photos and […]

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Boeing 737 jet mows down tug driver in Bangkok Airport

A plane being towed to a Bangkok airport boarding gate came loose and ran into a ground vehicle Friday morning, killing a worker, an airport official said. A second worker was injured when the loose cable towing the plane also rolled into the tractor, said Sumpun Kutranon, general manager at Don Mueang Airport. Budget airline […]

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Thai king strips royal consort of titles for ‘ambition to elevate as queen’

Thailand’s King Vajiralongkorn has stripped his royal consort of her rank and titles for “misbehaviour and disloyalty against the monarch”. An official announcement said Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi had been “ambitious” and tried to “elevate herself to the same state as the queen”. “The king gave her a royal consort position, in hopes of relieving the pressure […]

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Death of model under mysterious circumstances grips Thailand

The mysterious death of a young woman in Thailand, whose body was found in the lobby of an apartment building, has gripped the nation and highlighted the risks women who work in the service and promotions industry face. Police arrested a male model in connection with Thitima Noraphanpiphat’s death Wednesday after CCTV footage appeared to show […]

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Bangkok’s toxic air versus New Delhi

The thick blanket of smog covering Bangkok, the capital of Thailand has affected many travellers and residents. The air  contains 2.5 particulate matter which is a serious and dangerous for the human health. It’s over two weeks since the Air quality in Thailand deteriorated, it seems to have entered human lungs. Nutthawut Sirichainarumit an office worker […]