Kanchanaburi

Remote Karen tribesman flown from western jungle to hospital for emergency surgery

A Karen tribesman, suffering a life-threatening acute illness, has been airlifted from his remote hut deep in the jungles of…

1 month ago

Dutch tourist becomes first fatality of ‘Seven Dangerous Days’

A Dutch tourist is the first official Songkran fatality when his car hit the rear of a trailer truck in…

2 months ago

Eight Burmese migrants drown, two still missing in Kanchanaburi road crash

Eight Burmese migrants drowned along with two others that are missing, presumed dead, after a van they were travelling in…

3 months ago

Premchai imprisoned for 16 months – Kanchanaburi

PHOTO: Premchai arrives for this morning's verdict - Khaosod English Premchai Karnasutra, the Thai construction tycoon, has been imprisoned for…

3 months ago

VIDEO: British pianist performs at Thai Elephant Sanctuary

PHOTO: Tree Hugger Paul Barton is a British classical pianist who seems to have made some new friends. At the…

4 months ago

Two Burmese arrested with 20 kilograms of ‘ice’ in SUV

PHOTO: Three Pagodas Border Pass in Kanchanaburi Two Burmese men have been arrested with 20 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine with…

4 months ago

Premchai case to be handed down on March 19

The verdict in the “black leopard” poaching case against construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta and three associates is set to be…

5 months ago

VIDEO: Thai netizens outraged as school makes student cut hair

A student at a school in Kanchanaburi, western Thailand, has uploaded a video to social media sparking a meltdown on Thai…

5 months ago

Man shot dead by colleague in front of daughter

PHOTO: Amarin TV A man has been killed by his colleague in front his young daughter after he refused to…

5 months ago

4.9 magnitude earthquake registered in Kanchanaburi

In the latest of a spate of earthquake reports for the region, principally in Indonesia and The Philippines, a report…

6 months ago

Child porn and fraud arrests among festive season stings

by Suriya Patathayo "Eight suspects arrested over child pornography charges." As the annual 'silly season' rolls out, immigration police chief…

6 months ago

PR Model claims ex boyfriend kidnaps father for third time

PHOTOS: Pailin Yokklin (FB) Pailin Yokklin, a 23 year old model from Kanchanaburi, is filing a police report against her…

6 months ago

Testimony continues during poaching trial of Premchai Karnasutra

PHOTOS: The Nation The provincial court in Kanchanaburi’s Thong Pha Phum district heard testimony from three policemen yesterday. This was…

6 months ago

Forest officials defend refusing trucks entry to wildlife sanctuary

PHOTOS: The Nation Various off-road truck enthusiasts haven't been allowed to enter Kanchanaburi’s Thung Yai Naresuan wildlife sanctuary during December…

6 months ago

Floating clinic opens in Kanchanaburi

PHOTO: Pattaya Mail Last week saw residents and visitors to Srinakaring Dam in Sri Sawat district, Kanchanaburi, in Thailand's west,…

6 months ago

Prosecutor confident of Premchai poaching case conviction

by Pratch Rujivanarom The prosecutors are confident that alleged wildlife poacher, Premchai Karnasuta and his alleged accomplices, will be found…

7 months ago

Senior official arrested over alleged poaching in Kanchanaburi

A new group has been arrested following alleged poaching in a Kanchanaburi national park, again involving high profile officers. A…

8 months ago

Premchai poaching trail scheduled to start November

PHOTO: The Nation A date with the Thai courts has been set for Premchai Karnasuta, the Thai construction tycoon who's…

9 months ago

Kanchanaburi mother and her lover arrested over 2015 murder

A three year old crime has eventually caught up with a woman and her lover in Kanchanaburi. Police have arrested…

10 months ago