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Another Fantastic New House Gets Underway With YM

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Another Fantastic New House Gets Underway With YM

  York Management Asia, have started construction on their latest project in Buriram. This amazing architectural loft designed house has a central living and recreational area along with a further lounge and study on the mezzanine. On either side there are three bedrooms with En-suite bathrooms. At the rear of the property there will be…

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Arrested Yakuza Gangster Has Thai Wife

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Arrested Yakuza Gangster Has Thai Wife

Police have discovered that the old Yakuza gangster arrested yesterday in Lopburi after being in Thailand for 13 years has a Thai wife and was regularly receiving money from Japan. Shigeharu Shirai, now said to be 72 by Sanook, is wanted in Japan over the death in 2003 of a gang rival in Takasucho district…

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Soi 6 Beer Bar Girl Dies After Fall From Pratumnak Condo On Saturday-Brit Arrested !

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Soi 6 Beer Bar Girl Dies After Fall From Pratumnak Condo On Saturday-Brit Arrested !

Pattaya police officers were called to the Cosy Beach View Condominium complex in Pratumnak in the early hours of Saturday morning (January 6) after a security guard working their discovered that a young woman had apparently fallen from the balcony of an apartment on the fifth floor of the complex. Medical personnel were quickly on…

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Three Shot Dead In Mae Hong Son In Row Over Noise

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Three Shot Dead In Mae Hong Son In Row Over Noise

The son-in-law of a Mae Hong Son hotel operator allegedly shot to death three people in a khao tom shop next door early Friday because their customers were making too much noise. Kitti Apaiphakdee called police at 4am to arrest him at the scene of the shooting in Pai district. Police say he admitted to…

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Police Manning Checkpoints May Be Punished If Accidents Occur In Their Vicinity

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Police Manning Checkpoints May Be Punished If Accidents Occur In Their Vicinity

Authorities have yet again come up with a ridiculous statement regarding checkpoints which underlines their complete lack of understanding of the accident situation here. Read on. The Deputy Commander of the Royal Thai Police has made known he is considering punitive measures against officers operating in areas where a high rate of accidents take place…

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Container Crushes Car Amidst Cries Of Negligence

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Container Crushes Car Amidst Cries Of Negligence

The driver of a Honda sedan narrowly escaped death on Wednesday after a container fell off a lorry and crushed his car on Nakhon In Road in Nonthaburi province. Rescuers had to use a massive vice to rescue the injured driver, whose name was not known, from the driver’s seat. He was sent to a…

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“Toon” Beats His Target As He Completes His Epic Charity Run

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“Toon” Beats His Target As He Completes His Epic Charity Run

THAILAND’S national hero Artiwara Kongmalai, better known as Toon Bodyslam, has completed his epic mission to raise funds for state hospitals via a run from the country’s southernmost corner to its northernmost tip. It is a job well done, exceeding targets in many aspects. Artiwara’s charity run has managed to attract more than Bt1.1 billion…

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Khon Kaen City Will Become the Investment Magnet Of Isaan

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Khon Kaen City Will Become the Investment Magnet Of Isaan

Following on from the signing of the “Fast Train Deal” with China, Laos and Thailand, which took place some 6 weeks ago, the published blue prints show that Khon Kaen will become the first main stop in Thailand as its Northern  distribution centre. Infrastructure is well underway in China and Laos. Unfortunately due to the…

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Bangkok Has Lowest Temperature As 63 People Die Overnight

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Bangkok Has Lowest Temperature As 63 People Die Overnight

Unusually cold weather has gripped the semi-tropical Southeast Asian nation of Thailand, officials said Wednesday. A cold front has swept through Thailand, sending temperatures below 5 degrees Celsius in some areas, more than 10C less than the average low for this time of year. Military government provided local residents with aid, including jackets and food. Much…

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