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Bangkok police claim bomber hunt reward

Monday, August 31st 2015, 9:54
related places: Bangkok

Thailand's police chief says an $83,000 public reward will go to his own men after they arrested a suspect in the deadly bombing of a Bangkok shrine.
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'Bomb material' found in Bangkok

Monday, August 31st 2015, 5:44
related places: Bangkok

Thai police say bomb-making materials have been found in a second apartment, and issue two new arrests warrants over the Erawan Shrine bombing.
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Thailand charges man 'linked to bomb'

Sunday, August 30th 2015, 7:48
related places: Bangkok

Police in Bangkok charge a man in connection with the bomb attack that killed 20 people in the Thai capital nearly two weeks ago.
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Thai police make Bangkok blast arrest

Saturday, August 29th 2015, 14:10
related places: Bangkok

Police in Bangkok say they have arrested a man in connection with a bomb that killed 20 people in the Thai capital nearly two weeks ago.
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VIDEO: Check-ups for homeward-bound orangutans

Thursday, August 27th 2015, 10:16
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Thailand has been carrying out health checks on 14 orangutans, in preparation for their repatriation to Indonesia.
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VIDEO: Confiscated ivory crushed at Thai ceremony

Wednesday, August 26th 2015, 10:45

Thailand has destroyed more than two tonnes of illegal ivory in a public ceremony.
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HK photographer held for body armour

Monday, August 24th 2015, 8:53
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Bangkok

A Hong Kong journalist is detained in Bangkok for carrying body armour and a helmet, which he used while reporting on the recent bomb blast.
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VIDEO: Malaysia 'migrant' graves found

Sunday, August 23rd 2015, 14:29
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh, Malaysia Malaysia

Malaysian police say they have found more mass graves near the border with Thailand, a transit point for smugglers bringing people by boat from Myanmar and Bangladesh.
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Malaysia finds new 'migrant' graves

Sunday, August 23rd 2015, 11:39
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Malaysia finds fresh mass graves containing 24 bodies suspected to be those of migrants trafficked near the border with Thailand.
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Lack of equipment 'slows Thai probe'

Sunday, August 23rd 2015, 9:53
related places: Bangkok

Thai police say a lack of modern equipment is hampering investigations into last week's blast at a Bangkok shrine that killed 20 people.
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Thailand raises Bangkok bomber reward

Friday, August 21st 2015, 16:11
related places: Bangkok

Thailand trebles the reward on offer for information leading to the arrest of the main suspect in a bomb attack that killed 20 people at a shrine on Monday.
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VIDEO: 'I gave lift to Bangkok bomb suspect'

Friday, August 21st 2015, 13:57
related places: Bangkok

The motorbike taxi driver who police believe gave a lift to the main suspect in the Bangkok bombing speaks to the BBC's Jonathan Head.
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VIDEO: CCTV shows Bangkok suspect's route

Friday, August 21st 2015, 8:22
related places: Bangkok

Thai police investigating Monday's bombing at Bangkok's Erawan Shrine release CCTV pictures of the main suspect's route.
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Thai TV sorry for bomb re-enactment

Friday, August 21st 2015, 6:29
related places: Bangkok

A Thai television station apologises for a re-enactment of the Bangkok blast at the Erawan shrine with a member of staff dressed as the main suspect.
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VIDEO: Bangkok prayers held at shrine

Friday, August 21st 2015, 2:10

Jonah Fisher is at the Erawan Shrine where multi-faith prayers have been held for those killed and injured in Monday's bomb blast.
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VIDEO: Bangkok bombing - The victims

Thursday, August 20th 2015, 19:57
related places: Bangkok

BBC News looks at who the victims were in Monday's Bangkok bombing.
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Police clear two Bangkok suspects

Thursday, August 20th 2015, 17:40
related places: Bangkok

A Chinese man and his Thai guide have been cleared of involvement in the Bangkok bombing, police say.
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VIDEO: BBC finds shrapnel at Thai blast site

Thursday, August 20th 2015, 12:57
related places: Bangkok

Police are continuing to hunt for those responsible for Monday's deadly bomb blast at a shrine in Bangkok, but it has emerged that in the rush to clean up some evidence has been missed.
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'No foreign role' in Bangkok bomb

Thursday, August 20th 2015, 11:56
related places: Bangkok

Monday's bombing of the Erawan Shrine in central Bangkok was "unlikely" to have been work of an international terror group, the Thai government says.
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VIDEO: Suspect hunted as Bangkok shrine reopens

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 16:06
related places: Bangkok

The Erawan shrine in Bangkok which was hit by a deadly explosion on Monday has reopened to the public, while police continue to search for a suspect caught on CCTV leaving a backpack.
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Bangkok bomber 'is part of network'

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 11:52
related places: Bangkok

The bomb attack that killed 20 people at Bangkok's Erawan shrine on Monday was carried out by a "network", Thailand's chief of police says.
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VIDEO: Bangkok victim 'always helped others'

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 10:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Bangkok

Tributes have been paid to Vivian Chan Wing-yan, the 19-year-old British law student who was killed in the Bangkok blast.
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VIDEO: Bangkok shrine reopening 'sends a signal'

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 6:49
related places: Bangkok

The shrine in Bangkok which was hit by a deadly explosion on Monday has reopened to the public.
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Bangkok bomb could hit tourism

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 6:43

This time, Thailand's economy might have a harder time to bounce back, says BBC Asia business correspondent Karishma Vaswani.
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Bangkok bomb-hit shrine reopens

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 3:04
related places: Bangkok

The Erawan Shrine in Bangkok, hit by a deadly bomb blast on Monday, reopens to the public, as authorities hunt a suspect caught on CCTV.
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CCTV 'shows Bangkok bomb suspect'

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 23:21
related places: Bangkok

Video footage emerges showing a man leaving a backpack inside the Bangkok shrine where a bomb exploded on Monday, killing at least 20 people.
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Briton killed in Bangkok bombing

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 19:07
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Bangkok

A British national was among at least 20 people killed in Monday's bomb attack in Bangkok, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond confirms.
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VIDEO: Bangkok hospitals treat blast victims

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 19:03
related places: Bangkok

The day after a deadly bomb blast hit Bangkok, hospitals in the Thai capital are treating some of the 120 people injured in the attack.
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VIDEO: Footage of explosion at Bangkok pier

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 13:05
related places: Bangkok

There has been an explosion at a pier in Bangkok, a day after a deadly bomb blast at a shrine in the Thai capital.
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Thai equities drop on Bangkok blast

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 10:28
related places: Bangkok

Share prices in Thailand fall sharply as investors react to the deadly bomb blast in Bangkok.
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VIDEO: CCTV of Bangkok bomb suspect emerges

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 9:34
related places: Bangkok

CCTV footage has emerged of a suspect Thai police are looking for in connection with Monday's bombing at a shrine in Bangkok.
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VIDEO: Thai police hunt man with backpack

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 8:37
related places: Bangkok

Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha has said the bombing of a shrine in the capital, Bangkok, on Monday was the "worst ever attack" on the country.
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Bangkok explosion in pictures

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 1:15
related places: Bangkok

Images from the scene of the bomb blast at the Erawan Hindu shrine in Bangkok, Thailand, which has killed more than 20 people.
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VIDEO: Bangkok eyewitnesses describe horror

Monday, August 17th 2015, 23:06
related places: Bangkok

Eyewitness accounts of a bomb explosion close to a shrine in the centre of Thailand's capital, Bangkok, killing at least 19 people and injuring more than 120.
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VIDEO: Who could be behind Bangkok attack?

Monday, August 17th 2015, 22:55
related places: Bangkok

With the Thai government saying it does not know who is to blame for a bomb blast in Bangkok,, Bridget Kendall looks at who could be behind the deadly attack.
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Deadly bomb blast hits Bangkok

Monday, August 17th 2015, 20:29
related places: Bangkok

A bomb explodes close to a popular shrine in the centre of the Thai capital, Bangkok, killing at least 19 people and injuring more than 120.
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VIDEO: Bangkok blast: 'Acrid smell in the air'

Monday, August 17th 2015, 15:06
related places: Bangkok

Barry Newhouse, editor-in chief of the Voice of America, describes the aftermath of an explosion Bangkok, telling the BBC, 'there was a real acrid smell in the air".
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VIDEO: Bangkok blast: 'It was total chaos'

Monday, August 17th 2015, 14:29

An eyewitness who was in the vicinity when the blast happened, tells the BBC the immediate aftermath of the blast was "total chaos".
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VIDEO: Thai prince leads Bangkok bike ride

Sunday, August 16th 2015, 20:45
related places: Bangkok

Thailand's crown prince has led thousands of cyclists on a bike ride through the streets of Bangkok, in a rare public appearance.
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Thai prince leads bike ride 'for Mom'

Sunday, August 16th 2015, 12:07
related places: Bangkok

Thousands of Thais are joining Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn on his bike as he leads a ride through Bangkok in honour of his ailing mother, Queen Sirikit.
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