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Pattaya man retries suicide leap after police let him go after...

Hours after being talked down from a highway overpass from which he wanted to jump, a suicidal man returned and made the leap. Boontieng Saokaew,...

Pattaya Grab Food drivers strike over wage cuts, long hours

About 150 Grab Food drivers went on strike to protest wage cuts and heavy workloads. The motorcyclists assembled Nov. 18 outside Big C South Pattaya....

Another Russian victimized by snatch-and-run thief

Another Russian tourist has lost valuables to a Pattaya snatch-and-run bandit. Irina Kotlova, 30, was walking to her hotel on Naklua Soi 12 while using...

Gold snatcher victimizes Russian tourist

Pattaya police are tracking down a gold thief who snatched a pricey necklace form a Russian tourist. Elena Pankratova, 25, told police Nov. 17 that...

Lottery win makes dreams come true for Nong Plalai man

A Nong Plailai man says he can now achieve his dream after winning 12 million baht in the government lottery. Niran Manorum, 39, brought his...

Broke lawyer commits suicide by BBQ grill

A cash-strapped lawyer died of carbon monoxide poisoning in an apparent suicide by charcoal grill. The body of Jarija Samaknin, 32, was found Nov. 14...

Banglamung comes to rescue of impoverished grandma

Banglamung authorities came to the rescue of a poor woman trying to care for a senile husband and 4-year-old granddaughter. District Chief Amnart Charoensri and...

Pardoned ex-con jailed again for armed robbery

A pardoned ex-con is behind bars again after being arrested for two armed robberies in Nong Plalai. Aun Veerayuth, 33, was captured in front of...

1 dead, 1 hurt in motorbike Collision

One motorcyclist was killed and another hurt when their bikes collided in Pattaya. Paramedics were called to the U-turn in front of Siam Makro South...

Chachoengsao man jumps to death after losing job, girlfriend

The loss of both a girlfriend and job apparently pushed a Thai man to jump to his death in Pattaya. The body of Kittitat Suksrisung,...

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