WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THAILAND? CONFUSED? THIS MAN ISN’T

BUT MOST OF US SHOULD BE! (Michael Yon) Well Thailand’s turbulent Boxing Day is over and now we’re wondering where we all stand in Thailand. At least I am.  The government is insisting it will go ahead with elections on February 2nd. The BBC appears to be admonishing  the anti-government  protesters.  And foreign journalists are […]

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THAILAND FACES MORE VIOLENCE AS GOVERNMENT REFUSES TO BACK DOWN ON ELECTION ISSUE

On a day in which a police Sergeant Major was shot dead and scores of protesters were injured, troubles in Thailand threatened to escalate after the government refused to call off a troublesome election. The Thai Government of Yingluck Shinawatra, which was recently forced to dissolve parliament due to massive protests in the capital, rejected […]

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WE HAVE TO CLEAN OUR OWN DIRTY HOUSE FIRST – BANGKOK PROTESTORS

WE ARE BEING MISUNDERSTOOD! While back footed Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra today put forward her suggestions for a Reform Council to be set up before the planned election, the anti-government factions released their own video ‘to the world’ to try and explain why they did not want to go to the polls on February […]

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THE UNTHINKABLE! WHAT IF THE FOREIGN MEDIA HAVE GOT IT ALL WRONG?

For some days I have been reading here and there how the foreign media got it all wrong; that is the recent troubles in Bangkok. The journalists strongly disagree. The message they put across seemed to say that a bunch of elites and people who did not want Thaksin Shinawatra, or anybody with the same […]

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WARNING: SEX BLACKMAILER STRIKES EAST EUROPEAN COMMUNITY IN PATTAYA

 – BUT SCOTTISH NATIONAL PARTY IS ‘INNOCENT’. Alarming reports from Pattaya detail how a prominent Polish formerly working as a medical doctor in Scotland has been blackmailed out of the best part of 1 million Thai baht in Pattaya after accepting supposed under-aged girls from an American businessman and his wife. The Polish man, a […]

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A RECKLESS ATTEMPT TO CURTAIL JOURNALISTS’ REPORTING’ – HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH

(New York) – A Thai navy lawsuit against journalists reporting on official involvement in trafficking will curtail reporting on rights violations in Thailand, Human Rights Watch said today.  On December 16, 2013, the Thai Navy filed criminal defamation and computer crime charges against journalists for a story about abuses against ethnic Rohingya migrants in Thailand. […]

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More bones found in Thai serial child killer case – as macabre death list becomes a reality

(Pic: Nui – alleged serial killer rapist of children) The bones of what is believed to be the body of a four-year-old girl have been found by police in Thailand after investigating claims by made by a man now believed to be a serial child killer and rapist. After going to a spot identified by […]

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