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Thai Couple Charged with Rape and Murder of 20 Month old Baby Girl

. . UDON THANI – A young 23-year-old mother and her lover have been arrested in Udon Thani over the death of her 20-month-old daughter, who was sexually abused, the Bangkok Post reported Wednesday. According to the article the 23-year-old woman, whose name was withheld, and her lover identified only as Nopparat, 22, were arrested […]

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Thailand’s Attorney-General Seeks Extradition of Jet Setting Monk from USA

. . BANGKOK – Thailand’s Office of the Attorney-General  has asked US officials to extradite fugitive jet-setting monk Wirapol Sukphol even though he claims to have been granted refugee status, deputy chief of the Department Special of Investigation said Wednesday. Pol Lt Pong-in Intharakhao told reporters that the Office of the Attorney-General had sent an […]

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China Arrests Two Japanese Citizens over Alleged Espionage

. BEIJING – China has arrested two Japanese citizens over alleged espionage, adding an irritant to unsteady relations between the two countries ahead of plans for a summit later this year. “We arrested these two people because they carried out espionage activities in China. That’s what connected these two people,” Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong […]

September 30th, 2015 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Russian Parliament Authorizes Military to Carry out Air Strikes in Syria

. . MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin has been granted permission from the upper house of Russia’s parliament to carry out air strikes in Syria following a request from the Kremlin. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russia’s main military goal was to combat terrorism — assumed to be in reference to Islamic State militants […]

September 30th, 2015 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Jen’s English Tip’s – Interjections

. Interjections . An interjection is a word or phrase that expresses a sudden emotion. Interjections are used to exclaim, protest or react. They can stand by themselves. They may also appear within larger structures. Hooray! We’ve won! Alas, she’s dead now. Mild interjections are usually set off from the rest of the sentence with […]

September 30th, 2015 | Posted in English Mentors Tips | Read More »

Yingluck Shinawatra Sues Thailand’s Attorney-General

. , BANGKOK – Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who was pushed from office more than a year ago, impeached and faces criminal charges, hit back at her opponents Tuesday with her own lawsuit. Yingluck filed a case at Bangkok’s Criminal Court to counter-sue the country’s attorney-general over the handling of her prosecution in connection […]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in Thailand Politics | Read More »

Putin and Obama Agree on ‘Fundamental Principles’ of Syria

. . NEW YORK – The United States and Russia agree on “some fundamental principles” for Syria, the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday, adding that he plans to meet again with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday. “There was agreement that Syria should be a unified country, united, that it […]

September 29th, 2015 | Posted in World News | Read More »

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