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Rescued Baby Elephant Reunited with Mother and Herd in Southern Thailand

– CHUMPHON – A baby elephant rescued after falling down a mountainside in Thung Tako district has been reunited with her mother and accepted back into the herd, after three weeks apart. The dramatic yet heartwarming reunion was witnessed by a team of delighted forestry officials, vets and volunteers. The baby elephant, given the name […]

March 17th, 2018 | Posted in Regional News,Southern Thailand | Read More »

Prime Minister Calls for Year-Round Accident Prevention Campaign

– BANGKOK – With the annual water festival Songkran less than a month away, Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has called for a year-round road accident prevention campaign in the hope of lowering the number of fatalities especially during holiday breaks. Transport Minister Pailin Chuchottaworn said today it is the prime minister’s intention to continue […]

March 17th, 2018 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn One Shot Off the Lead at LPGA Founders Cup Tournament in Arizona

– PHOENIX – Thailand’s Ariya Jutanugarn is one shot off the lead heading into the third round of the LPGA Founders Cup tournament in Arizona. The Thai world No.7 is in a group of four players who trail American rookie Cydney Clanton, who is looking for her first victory on the women’s golf tour. Clanton […]

March 17th, 2018 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Thai Police says “Red Notice” for Red Bull Heir Vorayuth “Boss” Yoovidhya Still Active

– BANGKOK – A spokesperson for the Royal Thai Police assured Saturday (March 17) that the Interpol “Red Notice” for Red Bull heir Vorayuth “Boss” Yoovidhya is still in active but is not displayed on Interpol’s website. RTP Spokesman Pol Col Krissana Pattanachareon said that the notice still is in the Interpol’s information system, but only […]

March 17th, 2018 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Suspected Coverup in Thai Army Killing of Teenage Activist in Chiang Mai

  CHIANG MAI – An inquest in Thailand into the death of a teenage ethnic Lahu activist ended today without an answer to a critical question: What happened to the missing security camera footage the army claims justified the shooting? Chaiyaphum Pa-sae, 17, was shot dead on March 17, 2017, by soldiers from the army’s […]

March 17th, 2018 | Posted in Northen Thailand | Read More »

Thailand’s Rolex General Submits “Fourth Letter” Explaining Luxury Watches

– BANGKOK – Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwon has submitted his fourth, (yes his fourth) written clarification about his expensive wristwatches to the National Anti-Corruption Commission. A well-informed source said that the deputy prime minister had assigned one of his officials to hand over his written clarification to the NACC Thursday […]

March 16th, 2018 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

U.S. President Donald Trump Boasts how He Lied to Canada’s Prime Minister

– WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump admitted to making up information when he told Prime Minister Justin Trudeau the United States has a trade deficit with Canada − even though he had no idea if that was true. Then, he claimed to have subsequently discovered his fib was correct and the United States has […]

March 16th, 2018 | Posted in World News | Read More »

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