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  1. Backpacker Murders: Thailand Trial To BeginRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | LBC 97.3

    The trial of two Burmese men accused of murdering British backpackers Hannah Witheridge from Norfolk and David Miller from Jersey is to begin in Thailand. Their bodies were found on the beach.

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  2. Very Local Trip is Launching Its Crowdfunding Campaign on IndiegogoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PR.com

    ... travellers with locals. It is now launching a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to develop further. Bangkok, Thailand, July 07, 2015 --( PR.com )-- Very Local Trip is an innovative collaborative platform putting in relation travellers- keen to ...

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  3. In trouble for sheltering and observing anti-coup studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    FACED WITH accusations that he violated the interim constitution, social activist Baramee Chairat stood by his innocence and said he would continue to fight for freedom and democracy. In trouble for sheltering and observing anti-coup students PRAVIT ROJANAPHRUK THE NATION FACED WITH accusations that he violated the interim constitution, social activist Baramee Chairat stood by his innocence and said he would continue to fight for freedom and democracy.

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  4. Top Cat on track for WA's own runRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... $100 will go into the draw to win seven-nights' accommodation at the Royal Phuket or Royal Chiang Mai Resort in Thailand. The top five fundraising charity organisations will win seven nights' accommodation at the Royal Phuket or Royal Chiang Mai ...

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  5. 'Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile' PublishedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Recently published research from GlobalData, "Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile", is now available at Fast Market Research Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand is a state-owned integrated energy company. It carries out electricity generation and transmission of electricity for Thailand.

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  6. Families arrive for Thailand double murder trialRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. THE families of two young British backpackers killed on a beach in Thailand last year have arrived in the country as two migrant workers go on trial for their murders.

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  7. 7 Local Sports to Play While TravelingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Details

    ... powerful lights and even more powerful breaks. Dubbed the "art of eight limbs," this rapid-fire martial art from Thailand is among the world's most aggressive yet elegant sports. Anantara Phuket Layan boasts an outdoor Thai boxing ring surrounded by ...

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  8. Move over Carli Lloyd. There's a new badass in town.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WGBH

    Carli Lloyd killed it Sunday night during the US Women's World Cup final, but on the other side of the world, a girl almost half her age has been fighting her way to the top of northern Thailand's Muay Thai circuit for years. And she's using her fight prize money to pay her family's bills and her tuition.

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  9. Explore Thailand from Chiang Mai to Koh Samui on Grasshopper...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR.com

    Grasshopper Adventures has re-launched its 10-day "Thailand North & South" tour to include Chiang Mai combined with the popular Bangkok to Koh Samui coastal route. Bangkok, Thailand, July 07, 2015 -- -- With its beautiful beaches, tasty food and northern ethnic diversity, Thailand's reputation as a great holiday destination is well deserved.

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  10. This Major World City Is Running Out Of WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    In Thailand, every year has a hot season, a dry season, and a monsoon season. But authorities are saying the most recent dry season - which should have ended in June - has turned into a full-fledged drought, and drinking water reserves in the nation's capital of Bangkok only hold enough for another 30 days.

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  11. Elitism is what crippled ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... we see in the letters sections of the English-language press that is the real root cause of the major problems Thailand faces today. Eric Bahrt Chiang Mai Users are solely responsible for their comments.We reserve the right to remove any comment and ...

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  12. NewsfeedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... either the production cost will be lowered or we will need to raise our prices," she added. Bangkok Bank (BBL), Thailand's largest lender by assets, has cut its 2015 loan-growth target to 2-4 per cent as the economy grew at a slower-than-expected ...

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  13. Swimming in the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    Thailand might not be known for its clear lakes and water sources but there are plenty of places where it's safe and fun to go for an invigorating dip With the sun still shining brightly and the rainy season running late, there's little more rewarding than finding a secret pool and cascades in the woods, stripping off and plunging in, or diving into a jade-green lake surrounded by sheer canyon walls. Unlike the hotel pool, wild swimming comes with an aura of something slightly naughty, a little bit scary and wonderfully invigorating.

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  14. Thai military court to release 14 students ahead of trialRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    A military court in Thailand said Tuesday it will release 14 student activists from detention but they will still face sedition charges - and the prospect of years in prison - for defying the junta's ban on political gatherings. The university students, 13 men and one woman, have been detained since their arrest on June 26 in Bangkok after leading a series of peaceful anti-coup rallies in the capital and elsewhere.

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  15. Rusted accelerator cable found in Khon Kaen zoo cartRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Forensic police and experts from Khon Kaen University's mechanical engineering department began a technical examination of an open touring cart whose driver insisted its accelerator pedal became stuck before it hit the back of another cart, killing five people and injuring more than 50 others on Sunday. Pol Col Pichit Deeya, chief of Khao Suan Kwang police, said the team found the vehicle was powered by a 2400cc petrol engine.

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  16. Free Thai e-book details central region bike routesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The Tourism Authority of Thailand has created a free, Thai-language electronic book highlighting bicycling routes in nine Central Plain provinces in response to growing domestic popularity of the sport. Somchai Chompoonoi, TAT's executive director for the central region, said Tuesday that the e-book is aimed at introducing independent Thai tourists to the routes to promote cycling tours.

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  17. Opposition to Thailand's military junta grows as mildest protests shut downRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Members of the New Democracy Movement activist group and supporters hold up pictures of the 14 students who had been held for holding anti-coup protests, during a rally outside the military court in Bangkok, Thailand, July 7, 2015. A Thai military court on Tuesday released 14 students held for almost two weeks for holding anti-coup protests in defiance of a ban on public gatherings, but the charges against them have not been dropped.

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  18. EXCLUSIVE! new TrashTalkMMA podcast with MMA Filmmaker Genghis ConRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    I just launched a great podcast episode with MMA hilight reel and documentary filmmaker Genghis Con. I'm sure a bunch of you are familiar with his work but if not, the time is now! We cover how he got into filmmaking, bonded with fighters at American Top Team, his latest project Phuket Dreaming season shot on location at Phuket Top Team in Thailand and a ton more interesting topics.

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  19. Search for British author of 1999 travel diary found in New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    A love of fitness, football, and foreign women: Search for British author of travel diary from 1999, which documents his adventures through New Zealand, Thailand and Nepal The hunt is on for the owner of a travel diary from last century, recently discovered in a campervan in Queenstown, New Zealand. The book details a mystery British man's adventures through New Zealand, Thailand and Nepal in 1999, but reveals little more about the owner beyond his love of fitness, football, and foreign women.

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  20. Snow Town Bangkok provides fun of winter to visitorsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Children play at Snow Town Bangkok at a shopping mall in Bangkok, Thailand, July 7, 2015. Snow Town Bangkok is in European style decoration and provides fun of winter to people.

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