Officers escort Richard Stanislaus at the immigration office in Bangkok. Photo: AP

German man arrested in Thailand for allegedly dumping elderly woman’s body in canal

  • Margund Schaefer, 77, co-owned a bar with Richard Stanislaus in the resort town of Pattaya
  • Stanislaus’ girlfriend told police Stanislaus disposed of Schaefer’s body after the woman fell in a bathroom and died
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Officers escort Richard Stanislaus at the immigration office in Bangkok. Photo: AP
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Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn standing with royal noble consort Sineenat Bilaskalayani, also known as Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi. Photo: AFP

Thai king strips royal consort of her titles over ‘disloyalty’ and inappropriate behaviour

  • Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn has removed the title, ranking and medals bestowed on his consort, former army nurse Sineenat Bilaskalayani
  • She was the first person to hold this title in almost a century, but was accused of ‘ambition’ to match the queen’s position
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Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn standing with royal noble consort Sineenat Bilaskalayani, also known as Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi. Photo: AFP
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