Archive For The “Khon Kaen News” Category

Important Information For British Citizens And Retirement Visas

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Important Information For British Citizens And Retirement Visas

I went to Buriram Immigration Office to renew my retirement visa today. I was feeling very blase as I had everything I needed. Two photos, signed copies of all the relevant pages of my passport, filled in form TM7 , proof of address and a letter from British Embassy confirming monthly and annual income. Imagine…

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World Cup Gambling Results In 6,500 Arrests So Far

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World Cup Gambling Results In 6,500 Arrests So Far

Police report making over 6,500 arrests in connection with betting on the World Cup. They report seizing over 28 million baht in gambling money since the start of the football tournament on June 14. Deputy Commander of the Royal Thai Police, Pol Gen Chalermkiat Sriworakarn reported that police efforts to suppress betting on the outcome…

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Kindergarten Teachers Praised For Showing Pupils How To Escape From A Locked Vehicle

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Kindergarten Teachers Praised For Showing Pupils How To Escape From A Locked Vehicle

Kindergarten teachers at a school in Bang Plee south east of Bangkok have been praised online for conducting training for little children in how to exit a vehicle if they are locked in alone. Three clips of the training were shown on the page of Gantanat Chalong on Facebook. The three to five year olds…

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Mother Angry After Teacher Humiliates Her Son Over Unpaid School Fee

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Mother Angry After Teacher Humiliates Her Son Over Unpaid School Fee

A mother has cried foul after her young son was humiliated by a teacher who put a note on his shirt that he owed Bt700 for the school fee. The names of the mother, her son and the school are being withheld. The mother posted a photo of her son wearing the school uniform shirt…

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Wild Boat Orgy: Australian Tourist’s Wild Run Ends in Handcuffs

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Wild Boat Orgy: Australian Tourist’s Wild Run Ends in Handcuffs

Stephen Carpenter, a 49 years old Australian tourist, was arrested by the Thai Police for organizing an orgy on a boat. The police arrested Carpenter around 2:00 AM in a house in Saraburi province. According to police Carpenter was hiding from an arrest warrant issued on Saturday. Prostitution is illegal in Thailand. But Carpenter did…

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Thai League 2 Results And Table

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Thai League 2 Results And Table

Trat 2 Kasetsart 0 Rayong 0 Thai Honda 0 Khonkaen 1 Army United 2 Udon Thani 2 Ang Thong 1 Nong Bua Pitchaya 2 Chiangmai 2 Samut Sakhon 4 Krabi 2 Sisaket 2 Lampang 0 Table:- 1 Nong Bua Pitchaya 16 9 5 2 23 10 +13 32 D L W W D 2 Trat…

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Eight Road Accident Heroes To Meet The PM

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Eight Road Accident Heroes To Meet The PM

Eight people who helped a family after an accident in Si Khiw district of Nakorn Ratchasima on Tuesday have been invited to meet PM Prayut Chan-ocha at government house next week. Korat governor Wichian Jantharanothai said that the eight were a fine example to the nation. Prayut has already praised the heroes and will now…

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Disruption To Posts From Khon Kaen Times

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Due to a trip to the UK, posts by the Times Group will at some point be disrupted until June 14. We will endeavour to keep this to a minimum and apologize for any disappointment caused.

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Long Prison Sentences Handed To Khon Kaen “Karaoke Girl” Murder Defendants

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The provincial court in Khon Kaen has read judgment on the four female and one male defendants in the murder of karaoke girl Warisara “Em” Klinjui, 22. Em was found cut up and concealed in a field in the north eastern Thai province in May last year in a case that captivated the nation. Preeyanuch…

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Evil Stepfather Beats Three Year-Old Girl To Death

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A three year-old girl has died after being beaten continuously over a period of two days by her stepfather. The little girl angered him because she wet the bed. Police in Sri Mahosot district of Prachinburi received a report from hospital authorities Saturday that “A” had died as a result of internal injuries sustained in…

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