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Pattayans gripe about smoke from incense, firecrackers

Pratamnak Hill residents are complaining that tourists lighting incense and setting off firecrackers at the Pattaya viewpoint are contributing to the area’s recent air...

Disabled briefed on legal rights

About 100 disabled residents and their families were educated about their legal rights at a seminar in Pattaya. City Councilman Choluek Chotekamjorn opened the Jan....

Angry Pattaya councilors order neglected Jomtien palm trees revived

Pattaya city councilmen ordered the city’s parks department to immediately rejuvenate about 30 palm trees on Jomtien Beach that have wilted to near-death due...

France recalls ambassador to Italy after yellow vest meeting

Paris (AP) — France recalled its ambassador to Italy on Thursday amid rising tensions after Italy's deputy prime minister met with French anti-government protesters...

Dutch, Russia in talks about responsibility in MH17 downing

The Hague, Netherlands (AP) — The Netherlands is in diplomatic discussions with Russia about the European country's assertion that Moscow bears legal responsibility for...

US emergency aid for Venezuela arrives at Colombian border

Cucuta, Colombia (AP) — Trucks carrying U.S. humanitarian aid destined for Venezuela arrived Thursday at the Colombian border, where opposition leaders vowed to bring...

Romanians, Nigerians arrested in Cambodian drug bust

Phnom Penh (AP) — Cambodian police said Thursday they have arrested two Romanians and three Nigerians after seizing nearly 5 kilograms of methamphetamine from...

Police confirm Sala’s body recovered from plane wreckage

London (AP) — Police confirmed on Thursday that the body recovered from a plane in the English Channel was that of Argentine soccer player...

UEFA president Ceferin re-elected, won’t be FIFA ‘yes man’

Rome (AP) — Promising European soccer leaders he won't be a "yes man" for FIFA's expansion plans, Aleksander Ceferin was re-elected as UEFA president...

Asia welcomes Year of the Pig with banquets, temple visits

Beijing (AP) - Asia welcomed the lunar Year of the Pig on Tuesday with visits to temples, family banquets and the world’s biggest travel...

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Police distributed ice cream and drinking water to cool down tourists on Pattaya’s “wan lai” Songkran day. Tourist Police commander, Pol. Lt. Col. Piyapong Ensarn...