Tags : Fireworks

Isan

Korat Schoolgirl in coma, hit by large firework

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: A 10-year-old schoolgirl remained in a coma on Tuesday after being hit on the head by part of a large firework, a wooden skyrocket, launched during a cremation at a temple in Pak Thong Chai district. Natcha “Nong Milk” Sawasdee, who is in Pathom Suksa 3 at Ardwitthaya School in tambon Takhu, was […]Read More

News

Dozens stage fireworks attack on police station in Paris suburb

Unknown assailants set off a barrage of fireworks into a police station and stormed the building on Saturday night in France. The interior minister linked the incident to anti-drug activities. The station at Champigny-sur-Marne, a suburb of Paris, was targeted in a “violent attack” with “various projectiles,” the French capital’s police HQ tweeted, adding that […]Read More

Pattaya

Tributes continue to roll in for British tourist killed by

Pattaya – Tributes continue to come in two days after a British tourist, Mr. Gary McLaren, 51 from Corby, who was killed in a tragic accident involving a firework in South Pattaya on New Year’s Eve. “kind” and “Always smiling”, Mr. McLaren, who worked for MotoGP in an IT technology setting and was reportedly well […]Read More

Pattaya

British tourist dies after firework accident in Central Pattaya

Pattaya – A British tourist has been pronounced dead after a firework exploded last evening on Soi 13/2 in Central Pattaya. Captain Nakarat Nonsrilard of the Pattaya City Police was notified of the incident at 12:30AM on Soi 13/2 near Second Road and the Miami gogo. Full story: thepattayanews.com By Adam Judd The Pattaya NewsRead More

North

Six injured in Mae Hong Son explosion as fireworks being

An explosion that injured six people at the Mae Hong Son temple on Wednesday night may have been caused by flash powder being pounded into fireworks for the Bung Fai festival. The blast occurred at 8pm at Wat Sob Soi in Tambon Pang Moo in Muang district. Full story: The Nation By Tossapol Boonpat The […]Read More

Asia

Hot Air Balloon With Fireworks Explode Above Crowd at Festival

At least nine people have been injured in Myanmar at an annual festival when a balloon laden with fireworks exploded over a crowd of spectators, The Daily Telegraph reported on Saturday. In footage uploaded on Youtube, you can see how the fireworks do not fly into the sky, but fly instead towards the crowd. Shocked […]Read More

North

Fireworks factory explodes in Chachoengsao

Extremely hot weather is suspected of causing an explosion at a fireworks factory in Muang Chachoengsao on Saturday afternoon that left one person injured. The roof of the factory owned by Karun Raksanont, 47, was blown off in the explosion, with the debris raining down on the neighbourhood. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More

Bangkok

Fireworks shops closed after operating without licenses

BANGKOK, 3rd November 2017 (NNT) – Fireworks shops on Bamrung Muang Road have been shut down for operating without a license. Deputy Commissioner-General of the Royal Thai Police Pol Gen Wirachai Songmetta this week led officers to inspect fireworks shops in Pom Prap Sattru Phai district, where most Bangkok fireworks retailers are located, to check […]Read More