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German Military to Support a Coalition Battling Islamic State

. . FRANKFURT  – Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany could send 1,200 soldiers to the Middle East by the end of the year to support a coalition battling Islamic State, Germany’s top defense official told a newspaper on Sunday as his minister backed an international alliance against the group. Chancellor Angela Merkel promised to support […]

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

American Christopher William Parker Arrested in Pattaya for U.S. Assault Charges

. . PATTAYA -Chonburi Immigration Police have arrested an American Christopher William Parker, 53, wanted on assault charges back in the United States. Christopher William Parker, was apprehended by Chonburi Immigration Police after he applied for a year-long extension of stay to his non-immigrant visa, Pattaya News reported. A background check turned up his outstanding […]

November 29th, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Chiang Rai Residents Bundle Up as Temperatures Drop

. . CHIANG RAI – The lowest temperature in Chiang Rai on Sunday was 18.5 degrees Celsius, decreasing from yesterday by 2 degrees Celsius. The provincial meteorological department advises people in Chiang Rai to prepare winter clothes since the temperatures will drop further. A colder weather was reported on Sunday in Chiang Rai with lower […]

November 29th, 2015 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

Turkish President Returns Body of Russian Pilot Downed by Turkish Military

. . ANKARA – Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has informed the Russian Ambassador to Turkey that the body of the pilot killed when the Turkish militay shot down a Russian jet was taken to Turkey late on Saturday to be handed over to Russia. The body is being treated in accordance with the Orthodox […]

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

Chiang Rai’s Lue Lai Kham Museum, Rare Fabrics Woven by Ethnic Tai Lue Artisans

. . CHIANG RAI  –  Lue Lai Kham is museum of Lue textile and fabric museum. The owner, Mr. Suriya Wongchai, started collecting Lue textiles and traditional costumes by buying old clothes from Lue villagers and exhibited them in his house. Suriya Wongchai’s efforts to save an important aspect of his ancestral legacy from extinction […]

November 29th, 2015 | Posted in Tourism News | Read More »

Thai Prime Minister Gen. Prayut Chan-ocha Say’s his Military Government will Remain Well into 2017

. . BANGKOK – Prime Minister Gen. Prayut Chan-ocha reiterated Friday night that his government would remain in the office until July 2017 after which he will hand the baton to a new government, failing to mention if it was going to be an elected Government or a military appointed one. After the handover of […]

November 28th, 2015 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Thai Immigration Deports Three Russian Nationals

. . BANGKOK – Thai Immigration Police have deported to Moscow on Friday three Russian citizens detained in this country at the request of Interpol’s National Central Bureau in Russia, head of the Consular Department of the Russian Embassy in Thailand Vladimir Sosnov told reporters. “Eldar Gasanguseinov, Ruslan Sibilev and Yevgeny Shalamov flew from Bangkok […]

November 28th, 2015 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

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