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Jen’s Englsih Tip’s – Affect vs Effect

. . Affect is usually a verb, and effect is usually a noun. To affect something is to change or influence it, and an effect is something that happens due to a cause. When you affect something, it produces an effect. Here are a few examples of the words used correctly in these senses: The […]

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

Pattaya Police Hunt for 5 Foreigners after Gang Style Kidnapping

. . PATTAYA – Authorities in Pattaya are hunting for five foreigners after they were seen by a security guard of a housing estate early in the morning assaulting a foreigner and dragging  him into a pickup truck and drove off. Police still could not identify the kidnapped victim, nor his fate after the incident […]

November 30th, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

French Authorities Say Frenchman Arrested with Fake Passport a Big Fish

. . BANGKOK – Police say a Frenchman Andre Cabau, 35, arrested earlier this month for a fake passport is, in fact, part of a notorious international drug-smuggling network. Royal Thai police and the French police said Monday that Andre Cabau, 35, was formally arrested on charges of having entered Thailand with counterfeit travel documents […]

November 30th, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

67 Year Old American Deborah Lynn Huwen Falls to Her Death in Chiang Mai

. . CHIANG MAI – Pol Lt Yodmeekiat Manosao of Mae Ping police station has reported that a 67-year-old American woman has fallen to her death from the seventh floor of a condominium building in central Chiang Mai, A security guard discovered the body of Deborah Lynn Huwen in the parking lot of Chiang Mai […]

November 30th, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Bangkok Bound Tour Bus Overturns Killing 2, Injuring 49

. . ANG THONG – Two people are dead and 49 others, including foreign tourists were injured when a Bangkok-bound tour bus from Chiang Mai overturned on the Asia Highway in Chaiyo district on Monday morning. Pol Lt Narong Tala-upla, the duty officer at Chaiyo police station, said the accident occurred about 5.30am at kilometer […]

November 30th, 2015 | Posted in Northen Thailand | Read More »

US Ambassador to Thailand Glyn Davies Say’s the US Supports Thailand’s Relationship with China

. . BANGKOK – In response to recent speculation about growing Thai-China relations U.S. Ambassador Glyn Davies said on Monday that the United States supports Thailand’s relationship with China, countering suggestions that Thailand has turned to Beijing amid a chill in ties between Bangkok and Washington. Ambassador Glyn Davies’s comments follow those by the Thai […]

November 30th, 2015 | Posted in Economy & Business,Thailand Politics | Read More »

UN Reports Myanmar Military has Released 53 Child Soldiers

. . YANGON –  The United Nations has reported that Myanmar’s military released 53 children and young people from service on Monday as part of an effort to rid its ranks of underage soldiers. Human rights groups have long accused Myanmar’s military, known as the Tatmadaw, of abuses such as using child soldiers, forcibly recruiting […]

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

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