A Thai murder suspect who escaped from Japan in 1993 was arrested Sunday while traveling by long-distance bus from Bangkok to his home in southern Thailand, police said Sunday.
Tracked through his mobile phone, Wirasak Iamphongsa, 40, was reportedly arrested at a gas station in the Thung Song district in Nakhon Si Thammarat Province, some 80 km from his destination in Trang Province.
China's television regulator has ordered a crackdown on dramas about the country's battles with Japan during and before World War Two and demanded they be more serious, state media said on Friday, following viewer complaints about ludicrous storylines. (Reuters )
Shukan Post (May 24) conveys the difficulties experienced by other parts of the adult-entertainment biz in servicing customers from the communist nation.
A deri heru (“delivery health”) call-girl tells the tabloid that she is often requested to arrive at major hotels in the Shinjuku and Ikebukuro entertainment areas of Tokyo by Chinese visitors. (Tokyo Reporter)