Weekend Storms To Ravage Thailand

Weekend Storms To Ravage Thailand

 

Electrical storms, high winds, torrential rain and even hailstones are expected to hit the kingdom over the weekend, possibly lasting till Tuesday, according to the Metrological Office in Thailand. Areas expected to be worst hit include Isaan and regions around the east of the country. The Met are predicting that the south will be faced […]

Penalties For Non Payment Of Fines To Increase.

Penalties For Non Payment Of Fines To Increase.

 

Traffic violators who fail to cough up their fines will now face harsher penalties Pol Lt Gen Withaya Prayongphan, assistant commissioner of the Royal Thai Police has warned. Apparently there were nearly 700,000 traffic tickets issued but payment was received from only 11% of offenders. The new laws come into force just in time for […]

Stay Safe For Songkran

Stay Safe For Songkran

 

Like it loathe it, Songkran will soon be upon us and Pattaya will no doubt have extended water festivals lasting around five days. Like it loathe it, Songkran will soon be upon us and Pattaya will no doubt have extended water festivals lasting around five days. The Thai New Year (Songkran) can be an amazing […]

Thomas Keating Receives Suspended Sentence In Phuket

Thomas Keating Receives Suspended Sentence In Phuket

 

The man who accidentally killed his girlfriend in a freak accident in Phuket, has received a two year suspended sentence and a 5000 baht fine. Australian Thomas Keating attended Phuket Provincial Court, accompanied by family members, the Australian Consul-General for Phuket and his lawyer, listened to the judge describe the incident as “a terrible tragedy.” […]

Tourist Exposes Himself In Chiang Mai

Tourist Exposes Himself In Chiang Mai

 

Staff and shoppers in a convenience store in Chiang Mai got more than they bargained for when a Portuguese tourist exposed himself. Selma Marquez, 29, began his antics by causing havoc within the store, then proceeded to show off his tackle to passersby. Police were called and following a brief chase, Marquez was apprehended stating […]

Cunnilingus Can Save Lives

Cunnilingus Can Save Lives

 

OK gentlemen – and ladies for that matter, you need to pay attention to the following article as it could prove to be a lifesaver. Reports suggest that participating in the ancient art of cunnilingus could reduce the risks of cancer and even assist with weight loss. Seriously, this is a true story! Apparently eating […]

Australian Killed By Bees In Northern Thailand.

Australian Killed By Bees In Northern Thailand

 

A sixty-four-year-old Australian man died following an attack by a swarm of bees in Phayao province in the north of Thailand. Reports suggest the bees were irritated by locals, who had been cooking close to where the bees were nesting. As the bees swarmed and villagers fled the scene, Peter William, an expat, could not […]

Wheelchair Service In Operation At Bali Hai

Wheelchair Service In Operation At Bali Hai

 

A new wheelchair facility has been launched at Bali Hai Pier following complaints that elderly and disabled people could not use the new floating docks. The platforms are said to be unstable and slippery, meaning that many who are wheelchair bound or infirm on their feet, could not board the boats to take them to […]