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Father Stabs Wife and Daughter, 12 to Death then Lights them ablaze in his Truck

  CHUMPHON – The Royal Thai Police have arrested a drug addicted father who was  responsible for the murder of his wife and his 12 year old daughter in Samut Sakhon Police returned to the scene of a grisly crime today with the father who admitted to killing his wife and daughter in their vehicle […]

September 29th, 2014 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Deputy Education Minister Say’s Thai Education Needs Urgent Reforms

 – – BANGKOK – Deputy Education Minister Dr. Krissanapong Kirtikara has stated that despite receiving a huge portion of the government budget each year, Thailand’s education quality is still ranked poor even among ASEAN member countries and that the education system in the country needs to be reformed. Mr Krissanapong said during his speech that […]

September 29th, 2014 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Thailand Men’s Team Beats Jordan 2-0 to Reach Semi-Finals at Asian Games

 – – INCHEON – The Thai national football team yesterday defeated Jordan 2-0 to book a place in the semi-final round of the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.At the beginning of the game, Jordan came out really strong, attacking Thailand from left to right. However, Thailand defended well and was able to gain […]

September 29th, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Koh Tao Murder Investigation Mocked in Thai Social Media

  KOH TAO –  Thai netcitizens have started to mock a bungled police investigation into the murders of two British tourists in Koh Tao Thailand by uploading a series of tasteless snaps online. Villagers have posted a photo on Facebook showing fellow Brit Sean McAnna – who fears he is being framed for the killings […]

September 29th, 2014 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Chiang Rai Tremors Add to Damage of Historical Site

 – – CHIANG RAI –  Three earthquakes of magnitudes between 2.5 and 4.8 took place early on Monday in Chiang Rai, causing further damage to at least one historical site that was already damaged from the magnitude 6.3 quake in May.According to the abbot at Mae Suai Luang Temple in Mae Suai District, more cracks […]

September 28th, 2014 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

New Rice helps Mekong Farmers Battle Floods and Salt Intrusion

  VIETNAM – Flooding in the lower Mekong Delta is becoming more intense, frequent and complex to control due to climate change, say researchers. The 17 million farmers living on the Delta in Vietnam’s southern-most tip – where 60 percent of the country’s rice is produced – need solutions. As the government contemplates costs of […]

September 28th, 2014 | Posted in Chaingrai Farming & Agriculture | Read More »

Thai Farmers Network Calls for Commerce Department to Fix Rice Patty Prices

 – – CHIANG RAI – Farmer representatives have called on the government to fix 10,000 baht for a ton of paddy, and to strictly set standard for moisture meters used at every rice mill. The call was proposed during a meeting between assistant  to the Commerce Minister Patamapong Patompat  and  five farmer groups to discuss relief […]

September 28th, 2014 | Posted in Chaingrai Farming & Agriculture | Read More »

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