April 2010

Airlines Lied And Cheated Claim Angry Passengers

From Andrew Drummond, BangkokApril 26th Britons stranded in Bangkok since the Icelandic volcano erupted last night accused international airlines of being devious, dishonest, and telling outright lies, to avoid their responsibilities to their passengers.As some Britons slept for the eighth night at Suvarnabhumi International airport with only a trickle finding seats back to London the […]

The Twin Scales Of Justice – Briton Sent Back From Laos

FROM ANDREW DRUMMOND, BANGKOK The British prison inmate who fathered Samantha Orobator’s baby in a jail in Laos has been sent back to Britain as part of the new Prisoner Transfer Treaty with the communist country, it was confirmed today.  But although Orobator will only serve only 18 months of her life sentence for drugs […]

Brits Flee Bangkok Carnage

From Andrew Drummond, BangkokApril  11 2010 Tourists, among them scores of Britons, joined a mass exodus from Bangkok today (Sunday) in the wake of bloody anti-government demonstrations in which 19 died and over 800 were injured. Millions headed to the country for the New Year holiday and to escape a city ravaged by red-shirted supporters of ousted […]