Thu, 11 Oct 2018 01:00
Suspect in ‘turf war’ fatal shootout claims self-defence
A KEY SUSPECT in a shootout in the car park of the Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel on Sunday that left an Indian bystander dead and four other people injured has claimed that he was fired at by a rival group first, and was forced to defend himself and his friends.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 06:55
Mass grave site with 166 bodies found in Mexico
Mexican authorities discovered at least 166 bodies at a mass grave site in Veracruz state, prosecutors said Thursday, the latest horrifying find in a region hit by bloody drug cartel turf wars.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:48
Arrest made in bloody row between Bangkok rescue crews
Police have arrested a man who allegedly fired a gun during a turf war between rival rescue crews at a Bangkok hospital on April 11, resulting in a bystander being wounded.
Sat, 06 Dec 2014 01:00
Turf war rumbles ahead of Women's World Cup draw
The first-round fate of Thailand and 23 other qualified teams isn't the only issue to be ironed out at the 2015 Women's World Cup draw today. Fifa will take the occasion of the draw in Ottawa to talk to players protesting the planned use of plastic pitche
Tue, 07 May 2013 00:00
Row over anti-flood scheme may imperil June loan deadline
The delay in formulating plans for water and flood management because of the turf war between the two state entities set up after the great flood of 2011 could cause the government to miss next month's deadline for securing a loan for the Bt350-billion n
Fri, 03 May 2013 00:00
Global confusion exacerbates local turf war
A crisis surrounding the Bank of Thailand (BOT) and its governor, Prasarn Trairatvorakul, appears to have subsided for now. Prasarn has submitted a comprehensive package to the Finance Ministry on how to deal with the pressure from the baht's appreciatio
Wed, 28 Dec 2011 00:00
Don't let vested interests spoil the weekend market
The question of who should manage Bangkok's Chatuchak Market should not degenerate into a turf war at the expense of the Thai public and tourists