Section: North East

North-East Thailand News – The Latest News from North-East Thailand

Ex-soldier on the run after shooting girlfriend in Prachin Buri

A former Saraburi-based cavalry soldier, Corporal Panuwat Pancheun, who was reportedly fired from service three months ago for assaulting his…

6 days ago

Buri Ram teacher probed after boy’s beating

A Buri Ram school has set up a committee to investigate a parent’s allegation that one of its teachers made…

6 days ago

Thai soldier accused of raping 75 boys

A 43 year old former Thai soldier has been arrested for raping 75 boys, many of whom were aged under…

1 week ago

Drought declared in five Khon Kaen districts

Whilst parts of Thailand suffered floods and overflowing dams during August and September, other parts of the country are now…

2 weeks ago

A tonne of marijuana seized on the banks of the Mekong

Thai authorities have seized 1,000 kilograms (1 tonne) of marijuana from a spot along the Mekong River in Nakhon Phanom…

3 weeks ago

When the family goes for a walk

The Khao Yai National Park is always a great place for elephant-spotting but spotting this thundering herd coming towards you, we'd…

3 weeks ago

One killed and 29 injured as bus overturns in Khon Kaen

A bus overturned in Khon Kaen province yesterday morning (Sunday), resulting in one death and injuring 29 others. The 51…

4 weeks ago

‘Ailing’ monk hangs himself from a tree in Uttradit

by Boonpim Baiya  A monk appears to have committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree behind his temple in…

1 month ago

First Thai MotoGP earns profits and widespread praise

by Lerpong Amsa-ngiam  "The attendance is the highest for any of the 15 MotoGP races so far this year." The…

1 month ago

MotoGP Day Two – Marc Marquez grabs pole position

Johann Zarco (5) of France and Monster Yamaha Tech 3 in Turn 3 during FP3 at the MotoGP PTT Thailand…

1 month ago