Bangkok bomb: Deadly blast near Hindu shrine
A bomb has exploded close to a shrine in the centre of Thailand's capital, Bangkok, killing at least 19 people and injuring more than 120.
The Erawan Shrine, which was crowded at the time, is a major tourist attraction and foreigners, including Chinese, are among the casualties.
No-one has yet said they carried out the attack.
Jonathan Head reports.
17 Aug 2015
- From the section Asia