HIV positive German pop star Nadja Benaissa, accused of knowingly infecting a former partner with the deadly virus, has escaped with only a two year suspended prison sentence.
The British ringleader of an international network of Facebook users who shared upwards of 100,000 indecent images has been jailed for four years on Thursday.
A minor fire on the exterior of the ‘Time-Out’ Ice Cream Parlour caused a brief panic along Walking Street on Friday morning. The blaze, believed to be the result of a neon sign overheating, was contained by fast-acting fire fighters, before it was allowed to spread to adjacent premises.
Eager shoppers and employees at the Big C shopping complex in North Pattaya were thrown into a brief panic on Thursday night as an uncontrolled fire ignited forcing an evacuation of the center. It was later revealed that the blaze, a suspected electrical fire, was the second incident to occur at the busy shopping on the same day.
A two month old tiger cub was found sedated in a suitcase full of soft toys after x-rays raised suspicion among airport staff due to the presence of a beating heart and other vital organs appeared on monitors.
A Thai 274kg Thai woman who had not left her apartment in over 3-years has been the subject of a relative media frenzy on Thursday as a full-scale expedition was enacted in an attempt to transport her to hospital.
A security guard has been critically injured in a grenade explosion along central Bangkok’s Rangnam Road on Thursday. The attack happened merely meters from the site of the July 30 attack, in front of the upmarket King Power duty-free shopping complex.
Five Iranian nationals have been arrested in three separate drug busts at the Suvarnabhumi Airport this week. Over 12kg’s of the illicit drug crystal methamphetamine with a street value of Bt43 million was confiscated in the cases.
Following weeks of negative publicity from his prospective opponents and detractors, Brit world heavy weight champion David Haye has finally spoken out over the issues.
On Tuesday, an official meeting was held announcing the ever-popular staging of the 139th Chon Buri Buffalo Racing Festival 2010 at the Chon-Buri Provincial and District Fields.
Local police detained a Thai woman in South Pattaya Wednesday, after she had attempted to exchange a fake gold necklace at a local jewelers. The lady subsequently professed that she was unaware the necklace was fake, however police have detained her for further question.
On Wednesday a meeting was held between Pattaya authorities and the Baht-Bus Cooperative in order to address issues of both parties involved with the integral public transport system. Branded as a success, the meeting sort to resolve issues of traffic congestion and crime prevention resultant from the Baht-Bus service.
Nine children were killed when the driver of their minibus drove around the barrier that had closed off the road to oncoming trains.
A preliminary meeting was held at Pattaya City Hall Wednesday to announce the scheduling of the Pattaya Halloween Festival 2010. Funding for the event was announced at approximately Bt6 million.
One female student has suffered the indignation of having her haircut publicly "shorn-off" by teachers from the Sattahip Technical College on Wednesday. The extreme act of authority took place in full view of motorists passing the college, which is situated along the Sukhumvit Road.
Venue staff have begun to cash-in on increases in police DUI checkpoints throughout Bangkok, offering chauffeur services to intoxicated patrons for a reasonable fee before handing back the keys once the authorities have been avoided.
Forty three people have died and fifty four are injured, after a passenger plane burst into flames as it overshot the runway in China.
Jamaican sprinting sensation and world record holder Usain Bolt has reportedly just signed the largest sponsorship deal ever offered to an athletics star, when he put pen to paper with Puma this week.
Reports of dengue fever cases in Thailand have nearly doubled in 2010, with 70 deaths recorded in the first half of the year alone according to Thai Health Ministry officials.
An American toddler has died after tragically falling from a 10th floor balcony at the View Talay 2 Condominiums in Jomtien on Tuesday. The 4-year-old boy fell from the balcony after reportedly playing on chair placed in close proximity to the railing.