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Night Of Drinking, Arguing And Knife Fighting Has 2 Monks In Big Trouble

Two monks in the central province of Ang Thong have a lot of explaining to do, after a night of drinking and brawling landed...
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Foreign man found hanged on Phuket

A Swedish man was found hanged on Phuket’s Patong Hill on the weekend. Local media reported that police and rescue workers arrived at the scene...
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Bangkok street racers’ night ends in arrest

Bangkok police say they are cracking down on street racing ahead of the mid April Songkran holiday, after an operation Friday night into early...
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Thailand and the death sentence

Thailand remains one of 56 countries worldwide to still impose the death sentence, although the number of cases in which it was used has...
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Police hunt continues for illegal foreigners

In the latest coordinated raids under the X-Ray Outlaw Foreigner operation which is targeting foreigners staying in Thailand illegally, 36 foreign nationals and one...
Thai Foreign Minister Surapong Convicted 2 Years Jail - Featured

Former Thai foreign minister gets 2 years’ jail over Thaksin passports

Surapong Tovichakchaikul, who was Thailand’s foreign minister in 2011, has been given a two year jail sentence for malfeasance and dereliction of duty over...
Four Drug Busts Over Weekend - Featured

Largest Of Four Weekend Busts Nets USD 66.46 Million In Meth, Ketamine

Four separate drug busts in three different provinces took place over the weekend, the largest of which involved the seizure of THB 2.2 billion...
7th Charge For Premchai

7th Charge For Premchai

Prosecutors have decided to indict Italian-Thai Development boss Premchai Karnasuta on a seventh charge in relation to his alleged wildlife poaching activities in February,...
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Man U, Liverpool, Starbucks among 60,000 fake cups seized

Manchester United and Liverpool football clubs, Starbucks, Doraemon and Harley-Davidson were the brand name logos featuring on 60,000 coffee cups, tumblers and mugs confiscated...
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Bangkok police raid soccer gambling website

Bangkok police raided a gambling den that was operating the illegal online soccer gambling website FIFAGOAL.com, an affiliated site of FIFA55.com, apprehending eight people and confiscating...

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Thailand Well Placed To Meet 2018 Target Of 36 Million Visitors

Thailand received 34.4 million international visitors in the January-November 2018 period, posting a growth of 7.53 percent over the same 2017 period and placing...
TAT Amazing Thailand 2019 Countdown - Featured

‘Amazing Thailand’ New Year Events Set For 5 Locations Around Thailand

This New Year the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will hold ‘Amazing Thailand Countdown 2019’ celebrations in Bangkok and four emerging tourism provinces in...
Bangkok Air Pollution Continues - Featured

Fifth Day Of Dangerously Polluted Air In Bangkok

For the fifth straight day on Monday, Bangkok and areas in its vicinity continued to be plagued by dangerous air pollution. The Pollution Control Department...