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Thai Man Sentenced to 21 Year for 8 Year-Old Daughter Death after he Drugging and Raped Her

– TRANG – A 33 year-old Thai man who drugged and raped his 8-year-old daughter, causing her death, has been sentenced to 21 years in prison by the Trang Provincial Court. Kittisak Thongyoi, 33, was convicted and sentenced for forcing his daughter to drink water mixed with methamphetamine and then raping her at their home […]

March 23rd, 2017 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Thailand’s Prime Minister Orders Seat-Blets Manditor for Drivers and all Passengers

  – BANGKOK  – As Thailand’s seven dangerous days of the Songkran New Year quickly approaches, Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has used section 44 of the interim charter to change sections of the Land Traffic Act to immediately require, vehicle drivers and all passengers in a vehicle to fasten their seat belts. The Order was, […]

March 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Thailand’s Mathayom 6 (Grade 12) Students Fail Four out Five Subjects in National Test

– BANGKOK – The results of nationwide Ordinary National Educational Test (O-Net tests) were released Monday for Mathayom 6 (Grade 12) students which showed students failed four out of five subjects on average. Thailand’s National Institute of Educational Testing Service (Niets) said overall, average scores for over 380,000 Mathayom 6 students tested nationwide this year […]

March 21st, 2017 | Posted in Learning,Regional News | Read More »

Foreign Newspapers Apologie to Hmong Girls for Labeling them Tiny Thieves

– CHIANG MAI – The Sun of Britain and Daily Mail Australia media outlets have sent letters of apology to the parents of Hmong sisters, Dokmai, 10, and her younger sister Gaolhee, 7 for wrongly accusing them of being caught on camera stealing a British tourist’s watch at Doi Suthep temple several months ago. Chiang […]

March 21st, 2017 | Posted in Northen Thailand,Regional News | Read More »

13 Thai Police Officers Accused of Corruption in Procurement of 19,000 Motorcycles

  – BANGKOK – The Royal Thai Police Office is setting up a committee to investigate 13 police officers, including four generals, after the National Anti-Corruption Commission has implicated them of involvement in corruption over the procurement of over 19,000 service motorcycles. Pol Col Krisana Pattanacharoen, deputy spokesman of the RTPO, said Monday that the […]

March 20th, 2017 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Thousands of Landmines from Past Conflicts still Haunt Thai Villagers

– SURIN – Everyday the villagers in this remote district which sits near the Thai-Cambodian border, face the possibility of being killed or maimed whenever they step out of their house. This grim prospect was due to the presence of thousands of still active landmines and unexploded ordnances, remnants of past conflicts which once ruled […]

March 19th, 2017 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Passenger Bus Crashes in Northeastern Thailand, 42 Students Injured

– CHAIYAPHUM – Forty-six people, including 42 students and two teachers, were slightly hurt when a tour bus they were travelling in plunged into a ditch in Khon Sawan district in northeastern Thailand late Friday night. The bus, carrying students and teachers of Khok Muang Suksa School in Khon Kaen’s Chum Phae district, were on […]

March 18th, 2017 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

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