Thailand murder suspects ask British police for independent DNA tests

British police have been asked to conduct their own independent DNA tests as the Thai investigations into the murders of two Britons plunged into disarray today. Lawyers for two Burmese men arrested for the murders of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller ...
Source: Daily Mail

Ho Chi Minh City in three days: holiday itinerary

Past and present … the 19th-century French-built Notre-Dame Basilica and modern Ho Chi Minh City. Photograph: Marty Windle/Getty Images/Flickr RF. 46 comments. Claire Boobbyer. Tuesday 7 October 2014 04.36 EDT. 46 comments ...
Source: The Guardian

Bizarre plan to give tourists wristbands

The minister's comment widely reported across worldwide media channels promoted ridicule from travellers and tourist industry executives who posted their criticism on Facebook and other media channels including Thaivisa.Com. Quoting the Department of ...
Source: TTR Weekly

ASIA FRONTIER CAPITAL – Country Snapshot – Laos

But despite the recent increase in foreign businessmen and the usual backpackers and Thai visa runners, Vientiane remains a pleasant, quiet town still very much connected to the traditional Lao way of life. Buddhism is the main religion in Laos and has ...
Source: EmergingMarkets.me