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  • Thailand News

    University student found dead in Nan River, Phitsanulok

    A 23 year old university student who had been missing for two days was found dead in the Nan River in Phitsanulok, northern Thailand. The fourth-year student from a well-known university, identified only as Teeraporn (surname withheld) was found without any apparent injuries, suggesting a grim conclusion to her life. The initial report came yesterday when local authorities were alerted…

  • Education

    A guide to mastering the Thai education maze

    Thailand hosts over 30,000 schools, nurturing more than 20 million students through a well-organized framework. Education here spans 12 years and is compulsory for nine of those, divided into two main phases: primary and secondary education. The primary level runs for six years (Prathom 1-6), and the secondary splits into lower (Mattayom 1-3) and upper (Mattayom 4-6) levels, each lasting…

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    Girl injured by classmate in Buriram schoolyard seeks justice

    A dispute between parents over a schoolyard incident in Buriram escalated after a fourth-grade girl was kicked in the throat by a male classmate. The 38 year old girl’s mother, Euaengkham, from Isaan Khet, Chaloem Phrakiat district, is demanding justice following the attack that left her daughter with a swollen neck, chest pain, and vomiting, requiring two hospital visits for…

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    Thai student’s unexplained dormitory death stirs parents’ suspicion

    A first-year nursing student from a renowned university tragically fell to her death from a university dormitory building, leaving her parents in a state of shock and suspicion. The parents, Petch, 70 years old, and Kiew, 48 years old, sought help from Aekaphop Luangprasert, an advisor to the Thai Lawyers for Human Rights (TLHR) and founder of the ‘Silk Must…

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    Cosmic cut-off: Thai student’s stellar space science event opportunity eclipsed by budget black hole

    A Thai student selected by Japan for a space science event has missed the opportunity due to the Thai government‘s inability to fund the airfare. The National Science and Technology Development Agency’s (NSTDA) SPACE Education programme highlighted the situation. The Japanese programme, known as JAXA Asian Try Zero G, has conducted similar space science events for several years, inviting young…

  • Crime News

    Tragedy strikes in Thailand: Teen athlete brutally gunned down in southern Thailand

    In a shocking incident yesterday, a 15 year old boy was brutally gunned down on a road in the Lungsuan district in the southern Thailand province of Chumphon. The tenth-grade student-athlete, identified as P, was shot eight times by three men in a pick-up truck. Witnesses revealed they had been returning home from a fruit festival when a white Mitsubishi…

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    Medical student’s tragic plunge: Bangkok condo becomes site of heartbreaking leap

    A Thai medical student reportedly committed suicide by leaping from the 21st floor of his condominium, located within the premises of the Lerdsin Hospital in the Silom neighbourhood of Bangkok The deceased was identified as 24 year old Jirasak Prakartpeasat, who was a sixth-year student at the Rungsit University, and a medical student trainee at Lerdsin Hospital at the time…

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    Heroic rescue: Thai student saves drowning family, receives Good Citizen Award

    A 12th grade student, Wuttisak Mangkang, also known as “Nong Euro,” heroically saved a family of three from drowning in Thailand‘s Nakhon Nayok province. On May 7, at 2pm, Wuttisak, a student at Nakhon Nayok School, jumped into the water to assist the struggling family, eventually bringing them safely to shore. Dr. Worathat Prueksataweegul, Chief Inspector General of the Ministry…