Home » December 28th, 2012 Entries posted on “December, 2012”

Thailand’s Seven most Dangerous Days

  BANGKOK – The Thai government’s Road Safety Centre — the centre which every year in this season swings into action to prevent and reduce the number of the road accidents, deaths and injuries during the 2013 New Year holiday period opened today. Pol Lt-Gen Chat Kuldilok, Deputy Minister of Interior, presided over the the […]

December 28th, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Witness Testifies Shot that Killed Italian came from Security Forces

BANGKOK – The Criminal Court yesterday heard a witness testify that the gunshot that killed Italian photographer Fabio Polenghi came from where the security forces were deployed during the 2010 political mayhem.Speaking from the witness stand in the inquest into Polenghi’s death, PBS Channel news-crew member Makid Khamnan said he was on assignment to cover […]

December 28th, 2012 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Police Seize Naw Kham’s Assest in Northern Thailand

  CHIANGRAI – The police have confiscated more than 25 million baht worth of assets belonging to Naw Kham, a former drug lord who has been sentenced to death in China. Pol Gen Adul Saengsingkaew, the national police chief, on Tuesday launched multiple drug raids involving more than 1,600 officers at 107 locations across the […]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Chiangrai News,News | Read More »

22 Year Old German Tourist alleges Cristmas Night Rape

  RAYONG: Police on Thursday arrested a 42-year-old man on charges of raping a German tourist in his liquor shop in Klaeng district of this eastern province on Christmas night. The 22-year-old woman accused Somchai Jamnongwaree, or Mor Jamnongwaree, the owner of a local liquor shop, of raping her when she met him on Tuesday […]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Drug-Resistant Malaria Pushes Rural Thailand

  BANGKOK – As Thailand braces itself to combat drug-resistant malaria, a spread of small, nondescript buildings scattered close to corn and rice fields along its hilly, western border are being cast into a bigger, international role. Hundreds of these health clinics and malaria posts have become a pivotal frontline to detect the genetic mutation […]

December 27th, 2012 | Posted in Health,Science | Read More »

Aldhouse Formally Charged For Murder of U.S. Marine

  PHUKET – Thai prosecutors have indicted  British kickboxer, Lee Aldhouse on murder charges in connection with the 2010 stabbing of a former U.S. Marine on a resort island. A Phuket court indicted Lee Aldhouse today. He is accused of stabbing to death ex-Marine Dashawn Longfellow after being beaten by the American during a brawl at […]

December 26th, 2012 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Death Sentance for Golden Triangle Drug Lord Naw Kham Upheld

  CHIANGRAI TIMES – A Chinese court Wednesday upheld death sentences of four people convicted in the 2011 killing of 13 Chinese sailors on the Mekong River. The provincial higher people’s court in Kunming, capital of Yunnan province, rejected appeals from those convicted in last year’s deaths of Chinese sailors, the official Xinhua News Agency […]

December 26th, 2012 | Posted in Chiangrai News,News | Read More »

Photo of White Beach in Boracay, Philippines
Learning Thai with Jen
Learning Thai with Jen