Workers race to rescue people from the CentralWorld mall. Photo: Reuters

One person leaps to death after blaze breaks out at CentralWorld mall in Bangkok: police

  • The fire, which broke out at about 6pm local time, killed at least two people and injured more than a dozen others, the city’s governor said
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Workers race to rescue people from the CentralWorld mall. Photo: Reuters
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People pose for a photo on Mai Khao Beach in Phuket. Source: Facebook

Tourists in Thailand taking Phuket airport runway selfies could face death penalty

  • Mai Khao beach in Phuket is popular with selfie seekers the world over, as aircraft take a low approach to land at the nearby airport
  • But they are distracting pilots and authorities have now banned them from entering the area. The maximum penalty for trespassing is death
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People pose for a photo on Mai Khao Beach in Phuket. Source: Facebook
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