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Tourism unaffected by deadly Bangkok bomb – junta

Aug 25, 2015 - 4:40 PM

The military government has been at pains to play down any suggestion visitors might be put off from visiting

AFTER THE BLAST. A shrine worker (L, back) looks on next to a statue of Lord Brahma (R), the Hindu God of creation, at the Erawan Shrine in Bangkok, Thailand, August 23, 2015. Narong Sangnak/EPA

Thai bomber hunt hampered by faulty CCTV cameras

Aug 24, 2015 - 7:22 PM

The trail is growing increasing cold 7 days after the bombing which killed 20 people – mostly Asian tourists – in the capital s commercial heart and wounded scores more

WANTED. A handout picture released by the Thai Royal Police on August 19, 2015, shows a detailed sketch picture of a man suspected of planting a bomb near the Erawan Shrine, in Bangkok, Thailand on August 17, 2015. Royal Thai Police/Handout/EPA

Thais downplay global terror links to deadly shrine bomb

Aug 20, 2015 - 1:59 PM

UPDATED Thai police concede they still did not know if a foreign man suspected of planting the bomb at the shrine is in the country or not nor who he is affiliated with as they call in help

RECOVERY. A woman lights incense sticks before offering prayers at the reopened Erawan shrine in Bangkok on August 19, 2015. Christophe Archambault/AFP