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FRASER SUITES MURDER – MAN HELD FOR STABBING AMERICAN SOCIALITE TO DEATH IN BANGKOK

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FACEBOOK FRIEND ‘KILLER’ FOUND RUNNING A MOBILE PHONE SHOP Police in India have arrested the alleged man wanted for the murder of a wealthy American socialite in Bangkok two years ago. Ritesh Sanghvi, 28, was arrested under warrant issued by the Special Extradition Court  in Delhi. Its alleged stabbed Wendy Albano, 52, from South Tampa, Florida to death. Twice married …

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KOH TAO – A METHODICAL INVESTIGATION OR THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH

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As international human rights agencies seeks clarification on a controversial Thai murder investigation, staff at the Myanmar Embassy in Bangkok send a team to Koh Samui A Burmese migrant worker ngo also has sent a team to Koh Samui where the suspects are being held. But police chief Police General Somyot Pumpunmuang denies they are scapegoats. And the Surat Thani Governor says …

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BOILING WATER AND BEATINGS – CLAIM FRIENDS OF BURMESE ON MURDER AND RAPE CHARGES

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PLEASE DON’T CLOSE THIS CASE! Three of the out of group of nine Burmese who were friends of the two who now face the death penalty in Thailand for murder of two British backpackers were tortured by Thai police six days ago, it was claimed today. Praying and begging for forgiveness (Khao Sod)  Or is this staged? As police prepared …

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KOH TAO MURDER – THEY DID NOT DO IT! – SAY BURMESE

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THAI POLICE RE-ENACT KOH TAO MURDER SCENE ‘VERY SATISFIED WITH INVESTIGATION’ BUT BURMESE SAY ‘THEY DID NOT DO IT’ Two Burmese migrant labourers, who police say have confessed to the brutal murders of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, were today ordered to take part in a reconstruction of the murder scene – comically one holding a Thai dustpan in place …

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THAI POLICE CLAIM BURMESE BAR WORKER HAS CONFESSED TO KOH TAO MURDERS

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Thai Police today said that a 21-year old Burmese bar worker has confessed to the murders of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on the holiday island of Koh Tao. Burmese suspects share a at about 10.30 pm motorbike behind Sairee Beach, Koh Tao. Win is No 1 sandwiched between his friends – Picture Royal Thai Police And they said they …

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HEADING FOR AN AGATHA CHRISTIE TYPE ENDING ON A VERY BRUTAL MURDER?

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COMMENT: PERHAPS IT’S TIME TO GIVE THE THAI POLICE A BREAK! (Update. This article was clearly an aberration. But I am leaving it up as a lesson to myself) The international press has pulled off the Koh Tao murder story now, perplexed, bored, and some downright pee’d off.  But despite the repetitive promises of the case being solved and then …

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MORE RAPES AND MURDERS AS TOURISM MINISTER COMES UP WITH ID WRISTBAND PLAN

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TWO SEX ATTACKS – TWO BODIES WASHED UP – AS MINISTER SUGGESTS ‘GET A THAI BUDDY’ PLAN. Pattaya Bay Police in Thailand were today investigating the rapes of a two young tourists and opening murder investigations into two bodies washed ashore  – as two weeks on the murder investigation into the brutal killings of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller has …

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RESENTMENT ON MURDER ISLAND – WHY DID YOU DRAG OUR ISLAND DOWN ?

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Local holding hoe identical to murder weapon  Insensitive locals linked to tourism on the Thai holiday island of Phuket are continuing to post questionable pictures on the social media which might make foreigners ill at ease and are open to misconception. One particular man about town has posted a picture of himself holding a garden hoe, identical to the weapon …

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KOH TAO MURDERS: THAI POLICE NEED HELP WITH DNA

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BUT THAT’S GOOD NEWS! FLYING SPORRAN’S WEEKEND DIARY COMMENT Woraphan Tuvichien – Press Conference – TBS The Foreign Press corps has in the main put away its buckets and spades and stopped digging on the island of Koh Tao..A smattering remains.   I say ‘stopped digging’ but there was not much digging to do – not with the western population …

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‘IT WAS NOT ME!’ SAYS SON OF VILLAGE HEAD MAN IN THAI MURDER INVESTIGATION

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NOW THAILAND’S MILITARY RULER SENDS TROOPS TO MURDER ISLAND Businessman and local police – by Sean McAnna who thought they were mafia The son of a Thai person of influence on the Thai holiday island of Koh Tao has denied he was on the run from Thai police today as Thailand’s military ruler deployed his own team to shake up …