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Yes there are Rats in Politics but Thailand’s Parliament Canteen has Real Ones

– BANGKOK – Many people believe there are Rats in politics but in Thailand’s Parliament it’s true, Thailand;s Parliament will hold a “big cleaning day” event in its canteen after a photo of a rat scuttling along a food tray went viral on the Internet when it was posted on Thursday. Health officials confirmed the […]

March 31st, 2017 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

61 year-old Dutch National Michael Eriksen Killed in Head on Collision in Udon Thani

– 61 year-old Dutchman Michael Eriksen was killed when his car crashed head-on with another car in Udon Thani–UDON THANI – A 61 year-old Dutchman Michael Eriksen and Thai woman were killed, while four other people, including two children, were seriously injured when their two cars crashed head-on in Thung Fon district on Thursday night. […]

March 31st, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Thailand’s Appeals Court Denies Bail for Former Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Governor

– BANGKOK – Thailand’s Appeals Court has rejected bail applications of former Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) governor and her daughter with reason that they might run away if they were set free as their offences are serious and carry high penalties. Both the former TAT governor Juthamas Siriwan and her daughter Jitsopha were sentenced […]

March 31st, 2017 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Authorities in Chiang Rai Seize Huge Cache of Drugs in Mae Sai

  CHIANG RAI -Soldiers from the Pamuang Task Force and local police seized more than 3.5 million speed pills and 9kg of crystal methamphetamine, or “ya ice”, abandoned by drug runners in Mae Sai, Chiang Rai. A combined team of officers from the Pamuang task force, the 3rd cavalry regiment and local police spotted a man […]

March 31st, 2017 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

Russia Witch Hunt, Michael Flynn Meets with Congress with Immunity from “Unfair Prosecution”

– WASHINGTON – Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn is in discussions with the House and Senate intelligence committees on receiving immunity from “unfair prosecution” in exchange for agreeing to be questioned as part of ongoing probes into possible contacts between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia, his attorney says. President Trump is defending former […]

March 31st, 2017 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Floodwaters Swamp Towns in Australia after Cyclone Debbie

– QUEENSLAND – Flooding rivers swamped towns along Australia’s east coast on Friday forcing tens of thousands of people to be evacuated as fast-flowing waters cut roads and destroyed bridges after the remnants of a powerful cyclone swept through the region. The disaster zone from ex-Cyclone Debbie stretched 1,000 kms (612 miles) from Queensland state’s […]

March 31st, 2017 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Foreign Tourist Jumps to his Death at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport

  BANGKOK – Sirote Duangratana, General Manager of Suvarnabhumi international airport in Bangkok has told reporters that a 32-year-old man holding Australian and Irish passports fell four floors to his death from an escalator at about 6.25 am on Thursday morning. The man was identified the man as Alan Paul Grimes who held an Australian […]

March 30th, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

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