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General newsSuspected CW arsonists revealed
23 May 2013 : If you have any information about thes men in these photos released yesterday, call the police. They are suspected of being involving in the CentralWorld fire and a reward may be waiting for you if they are arrested.
About food Thai Durian Pizza: Chinese love it
22 May 2013 : The smelly king of fruits is the Shanghai talk of the town. A popular downtown restaurant added it to pizza & it became an instant hit with rich Chinese.
About crime & financial markets
23 Apr 2013 : Criminal laws exist but not enforced so first step: quick fines & warning to protect public, then criminal penalties for repeat offenders.
23 Apr 2013 : After cheating local women out of 5 million baht, disappeared from village last Friday. Chooses safety of jail out of fear she will be killed.
23 Apr 2013 : There is not going to be any last-minute misery for champions Manchester United this year, but it looks like there will be plenty for Liverpool's Luiz Suarez.
22 Apr 2013 : 5 million baht to kill 5 local leaders. 2 dead, 1 case dropped, 1 going to court, 3 more contract killings to go?
22 Apr 2013 : Bangkokians read average of 5 books a year but with new libraries, book corners & comic book museum, 10-15 books a year is goal.
22 Apr 2013 : His Majesty the King has sent a message of condolence to Chinese President Xi Jinping over the deaths caused by the Sichuan earthquake on Saturday as rescuers struggle to rush aid to victims.
About history & religion
19 Apr 2013 : Ancient Dvaravati city in Kalasin known for "sema stones" that mark boundary of Phra Ubosot (ordination halls for Buddhist monks).
About road safety
19 Apr 2013 : 321 dead, 3,040 injured, 78.11% motorcycles, 21% no helmet, alcohol 39.11%, speeding 23.59%, 232,600 no helmet violations.
19 Apr 2013 : The 19-year-old second suspect has just been captured alive. Earlier his 26-year-old brother was killed in a shootout by police. (Earlier) Watch the key section of the FBI press conference here in which photos of the two brothers were first released.
About investments & economics
18 Apr 2013 : World gold prices fall on concern over European central bank sell-off of gold reserves. With prices volatile & unpredictable, some experts bearish.