Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Crocodile Whisperer Hollywood2NY (YouTube)

Fearless Costa Rican fisherman Chito playfully wrestles in the water with his best pal Pocho (the name means strength), a deadly 17ft crocodile. The 52-year-old daredevil draws gasps of amazement from onlookers by wading chest-deep into the water, then whistling … Continue reading

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German tourist fatally injured after falling from elephant’s back (Thailand)

A German woman has been fatally injured after she and her husband fell from an elephant’s back during a ride on a forest track in this southern province. Police said the accident happened in Tambon Krabinoi in Krabi’s Mueang district … Continue reading

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‘Confessing is sensible — but I didn’t do it’ (Thailand)

Surachai Danwattananusorn, who has been in jail for nine months facing three charges of lese majeste, says the best way to deal with similar lawsuits is to confess and hope for a royal pardon. In an interview with the Bangkok … Continue reading

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48 resorts slated for razing (Thailand)

Another 48 resorts in the Thap Lan National Park will be demolished in the middle of next month as part of the state’s continuing crackdown on forest encroachers. Officials have “plausible evidence” implicating the resort operators in illegally building facilities … Continue reading

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KC GARDEN HOME, Nimitmai Rd. – Bangkok

Flood @ K.C.Garden Home 3 Nov 11 YouTube Flood @ K.C.garden Home 29 Oct 11 YouTube Kc garden home 19 as of 6/11/11 YouTube ขับรถเข้าบ้าน KC Garden Home นิมิตใหม่ YouTube Flood @ K.C.Garden Home 2 Nov 2011 YouTube Flood @ … Continue reading

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Lum Luk Ka sluice gate row hots up Sukhumbhand says locals must obey law (Bangkok)

Bangkok Governor Sukhumbhand Paribatra has refused to negotiate with Pathum Thani residents after they raised the Khlong Phraya Suren sluice gate to 1.5 metres again without permission. MR Sukhumbhand yesterday said he would negotiate only after the sluice gate was … Continue reading

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Two dolphins who died after two-day techno party at marine park ‘were fed drugs by ravers’ (Switzerland)

A pair of dolphins may have died after being fed drugs by ravers after a second animal died. Police looking into the deaths in Connyland, Lipperswil, Switzerland, initially thought the deafening music from the rave may have killed dolphins Shadow … Continue reading

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