Central Embassy Reports Unnoticed Bomb Explosion From August 17

RATCHAPRASONG – The Central Pattana Group today reported that a large bomb was detonated inside the Central Embassy mall on August 17, the same day as the Erawan Shrine explosion. Due to the lack of people inside the mall, the explosion caused no casualties, and was in fact completely unnoticed until yesterday when a member of the maintenance staff asked management whether the hole in the 3d floor... 

Thais To Honor Wheelchair-Bound King By Paralyzing Bangkok

BANGKOK – The 88th birthday of His Majesty the King Bhumibol Adulyadej was celebrated nationwide this week, culminating in a planned massive, city-wide paralysis of the capital of Bangkok to take place this Friday. Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha has declared the event, which is expected to make movement within the city impossible, a demonstration of unity among the Thai people. “Our beloved...