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Mother disappears after abandoning newborn in rubber plantation

FILE PHOTO A mother is on the run after delivering her own baby boy in a hut on a Loei…

3 days ago

5,000 Buriram citizens register for medical marijuana possession

by Tanakorn Sangiam The 90 day registration period for persons in possession of marijuana, without facing prosecution, end this Tuesday,…

5 days ago

Two construction workers win big in the National Lottery

PHOTO: Daily News Two Thai construction workers have won big in this week's national lottery. Two wins but two very different…

6 days ago

15 year old girl arrested for trying to bury her baby alive

A 15 year old girl is now in protective custody in Nakhon Ratchasima, north-east of Bangkok, just one day after…

1 week ago

Weather warnings out for parts of the country

The annual monsoon is here. Bangkok, along with 55 other provinces in Thailand, have thunderstorms forecast over the next 24…

1 week ago

Head-on collision kills five, injures three in Khon Kaen

Five football fans, travelling to watch the Thai Port Football Club, have been killed when their rented van crashed head-on…

1 week ago

Thai customs seize medical cannabis oil at Laos border

by Kamthon Kongsombat Nong Khai customs officers have charged a Lao citizen with trying to smuggle medical cannabis oil into…

2 weeks ago

Summer storms take their toll on the north-east this year

It's been a tough year for residents as a result of summer storms in Thailand's north-east region. More than 5,000…

2 weeks ago

76 year old Swiss man found dead in his Khon Kaen home

PHOTO: Srinakharin Khon Kaen Hospital where the man's body has been taken for autopsy A 76 year old Swiss man…

3 weeks ago

Boonrod heads to new home in Khon Kaen

PHOTO: Vitisak Payalaw, Boonrod and Siraphan Ngampromwong of Watchdog Thailand at the Smile Dog House in Hat Yai - Facebook.com…

4 weeks ago

Maha Sarakham districts have no water at all, Phuket gets first decent rain for the year

Tap water has run completely dry in six villages in a Maha Sarakham district, right in the middle of Thailand's…

4 weeks ago

Surin man first to die of Rabies in 2019

A 32 year old man in Surin province has become the first person to die of Rabies this year. The…

4 weeks ago

Questions arise over specs of collapsed wall at school in Khon Kaen that killed 4 year old girl

by Kritmet Loho Khon Kaen's governor Somsak Jangtrakul today led police and related officials to inspect a private school building…

1 month ago

Elderly mother of murdered Thai woman is seeking help to bring her daughter’s body home

PHOTO: Matichononline The family of a Thai woman murdered in northern Portugal in March is now calling for assistance with…

1 month ago

Forecast drought will weaken the Thai economy

Thailand suffers calamities at both ends of the annual weather spectrum - both drought and flood. But as the demands…

1 month ago

Bus crashes off the road in Khon Kaen

PHOTOS: Pudtayan Banphai Rescue Foundation Many passengers have been injured following a bus crash in Khon Kaen, north-east Thailand this morning.…

1 month ago

Central and upper Thailand residents warned to stay indoors

Thailand’s Meteorological Department is warning people to avoid out-door activities due to the current high temperatures which are forecast to…

1 month ago

Central and north swelter with threats of summer storms

The mercury shot up to 40C in Bangkok yesterday and 35 other provinces in north and north-east Thailand also experienced…

1 month ago

Opening of a rail service between Thailand and Cambodia in Sa Kaew

The Thai PM Prayut Chan-o-cha is leading a delegation to officiate at the opening of a new rail service between…

1 month ago

Burglar drowns Pomeranian puppy before stealing computer and cash

A 21 year old Udon Thani tertiary student has returned from Songkran to find her Pomeranian puppy drowned in a water bin…

1 month ago