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Couple's dream holiday ends in nightmare

A drink in a bar ended with a spell in jail, Louise Jury reports

Grandmother 'had to pay pounds 5,000 for pounds 25 fine'

Bribes inquiry: Foreign Office investigates claim that Thai police 'framed' a British tourist convicted of possessing hashish

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A TRAVELLER'S CALENDAR: FEBRUARY

ALMOND blossom is beginning to appear on the Algarve, and mimosa on the Cote d'Azur this month. Winter's grip is slackening in the northern hemisphere but truly dedicated sun-worshippers must still head further afield. For fun-seekers, Catholic countries offer a last chance for frivolity and frenzy before Lent with a number of lively street carnivals.

Burns makes mark in Thailand

Burns makes mark in Thailand

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John Martin Scripps faces sentence in Singapore today. He may go down as the most reckless murderer in history. Stephen Vines reports

Accused Briton fears drug gang will kill family

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Accused Briton fears for family

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Briton in murder trial to face new evidence

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Briton claims hotel killing was self-defence

Singapore (Reuter) - A Briton accused of murdering a South African tourist and dumping his dismembered corpse in the harbour here told police he killed in self-defence, a court heard yesterday. The defendant claimed a friend, whom he refused to identify, later disposed of the body, police said.

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