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Southern provinces battered by heavy rains and floods

PHOTO: Flooded Samui roads - Facebook/Thunder Road Reporters "The city Mayor says the municipality had arranged for medical staff to…

2 hours ago

Heavy December rain hits Nakhon Si Thammarat this morning

by Krissana Thiwatsirikul Several areas of Nakhon Si Thammarat province have experienced heavy flooding this morning following sudden downpours over…

21 hours ago

Southern militants escape after gunfight in Narathiwat

by Santhiti Khorjitmet Fighting between soldiers and eight armed militants has erupted on a remote mountain range in the southern…

4 days ago

33 cats mauled to death at Hat Yai temple

"The animals were apparently tranquillised and so were helpless when attacked by the dogs." Police in Hat Yai have been…

6 days ago

Man marries Thai ladyboy without ‘checking gender’

PHOTO COMPOSITE: Thai Rath A Danish man has married a Thai ladyboy without doing a full 'due diligence' on the…

1 week ago

Pregnant dugong killed by boat propellor

by Khanitta Sitong A heavily-pregnant dugong, found off Koh Libong in Trang a week ago, has had an autopsy to…

2 weeks ago

Dead man washed up on Nakhon Si Thammarat beach

The decomposed body of a man has washed up onto a beach in Nakhon Si Thammarat. Police said the unidentified…

2 weeks ago

Government to give cash handouts to oil palm planters

The National Oil Palm Committee, led by Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwan, plans to give away 1,500 baht per rai cash…

2 weeks ago

Mother killed by moving train, 2 year old daughter survives

A mother and her 2 year old daughter fell from a train at a station in Nakhon Si Thammarat. The mother…

3 weeks ago

Surat Thani monk arrested over molestation allegations

Surat Thani police have served an arrest warrant on a 35 year old monk at the Wat Dang Nai. Sanook…

3 weeks ago