Thai police to put pics of stolen cars, thieves on billboards

 Thai police will display photos of stolen vehicles, wanted car thieves and missing persons on digital billboards around the national capital Bangkok to elicit public help in their investigations.

Thai curfew lifted in three tourist hotspots

Thailand`s junta said Tuesday that it was ending a curfew in the major tourist resorts of Pattaya, Koh Samui and Phuket imposed after last month`s military coup.

Indian naval ships visit Thailand

Four Indian naval ships visited Thailand`s Phuket island, as part of a professional exchange cooperation programme, signalling a further boost in defence ties between the two countries which astride one of the strategic international maritime shipping lanes.

Makeshift car bomb defused in Phuket: Thai police

Thai authorities defused a makeshift car bomb found near a police station on the popular tourist island of Phuket, an official said on Monday.

Thailand under pressure to end rubber protest after violence

Police fired tear gas to disperse a group of protesters in Prachuap Khiri Khan province on a main road from Bangkok to the southern beach resort region of Phuket.

Thai navy searching for Bangladeshis

Thai navy Friday searched for Bangladeshi crewmen missing in the Andaman Sea after their mercantile vessel capsized off Phuket in southern Thailand.

Nepalese ex-prince held in Thailand for damaging property

Paras Shah, known for his playboy image, is accused of destroying property at the hotel in central Bangkok in May.

Oz airline goes under, strands 4,000 travellers

Around 4,000 passengers were overseas with Air Australia round-trip tickets, voluntary administrator Mark Korda said.

Phuket trying to woo back Indian weddings

Phuket is trying to lure Indian weddings back after a year`s lull, say Thailand hospitality and tourism industry insiders.

Priyanka Chopra off to Phuket for 28th b’day

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who has been busy shooting for her forthcoming films ‘Anjaana Anjaani’ and ‘Saat Khoon Maaf’, has chalked out time to celebrate her 28th birthday in Phuket, an island in the south of Thailand.

Suspicious motorbike destroyed at Thai security meet

A loud blast near a major Asia security meeting in Thailand on Thursday was caused by a suspicious motorbike being destroyed, Thai security officials said.