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  1. News - Asia - THAILAND

    At least 30 killed as bus plunges into ravine in northern Thailand

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 11:04pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok 30 confirmed dead after bus plunges into ravine At least 30 people died and more than 20 were injured when a bus careered off a hillside road ... government workers for a field trip to Laos. Of the dead, 21 were women, said Suriya Prasartbandid, the provincial governor. A child was among the 22 others injured. "The bus was totally ...

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    15 die- including 13 children- in Thai smash involving bus, lorry

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 04:59pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok Thirteen schoolchildren among 15 killed when their bus and a lorry collide Children die in school trip crash At least 15 people, including 13 children, were killed when a bus carrying students on a trip to the seaside collided with a lorry in eastern Thailand yesterday, police said. The smash is the latest in a series of deadly accidents involving ...

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    'Sleeping' driver suspected as Thailand bus plunge kills at least 29

    Posted Dec 27th 2013, 02:22pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok 'Sleeping' driver suspected in deadly bus plunge A bus carrying New Year travellers plunged off one of Thailand’s highest bridges in the kingdom’s northeast, leaving at least 29 people dead, police said on Friday. The accident occurred around midnight Thursday-Friday in Lom Sak district, Phetchabun province while the bus was en route ...

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    22 Buddhist pilgrims die in bus plunge in Lampang, Thailand

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 10:32pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Bangkok 22 Buddhist pilgrims die in bus crash A bus carrying worshippers home from a temple at the end of Buddhist lent plunged into a ravine in northern Thailand, killing 22 passengers. The bus driver lost control of the bus before it fell 30 metres into the ravine on a winding rural road in Wang Nuea district in Lampang province on Wednesday. The driver ...

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    Thai bus cliff plunge leaves five dead, 53 hurt

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 02:36pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok Five people died, including a seven-month-old baby and a Belgian woman, and 53 were injured when a Thai tour bus plummeted off a hillside in northern ... said district police captain Sane Promrut. He said the bus, which was travelling from northeastern Udonthani province to the main northern city of Chiang Mai, plunged about 20 metres ...

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    Bangkok anti-government protests turn violent as crowd ups the ante

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 06:23am by AP, Reuters, AFP

    ... Agencies in Bangkok One killed by gunfire near stadium holding mass pro-government rally, while protest gangs attack red-shirt bus and pelt police with bottles Army drafted in as Bangkok ... and several wounded. Opposition demonstrators attacked a bus carrying "red shirt" government supporters heading to their own rally at a sports stadium in Bangkok, throwing stones and other ...

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    Violent Thailand unrest deals blow to tourism industry

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 03:38pm by AFP

    ... It is the latest in a series of setbacks to the kingdom’s tourist-friendly image as the “Land of Smiles” in recent years, which have also included devastating floods, deadly bus and boat accidents, ...

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    Temporary Thai truce on eve of king’s birthday

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 03:30pm by AFP

    ... confirming the remains of a young man were found on a bus set ablaze during political unrest in a Bangkok suburb over the weekend. Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban, a former deputy premier, late ...

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    Thai capital on edge as protesters seek PM’s downfall

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 04:33am by AFP

    ... two people on a motorcycle badly beaten, with one left unconscious, and an angry mob using poles and sticks to attack a taxi and a packed bus, accusing the occupants of being pro-government ...

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    Thai boot camp tries to end enmity of vocational-school gangs

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... lead to tragedy. A bystander died after she was hit by a stray bullet in June as a group of students opened fire on a Bangkok bus in an attack that killed a rival gang member. Guns, machetes ...




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