Archive For The “Khon Kaen News” Category

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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Thaivisa Survey: Half Of Expats Have Considered Leaving Thailand In The Last Year

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Thaivisa Survey: Half Of Expats Have Considered Leaving Thailand In The Last Year

A Thaivisa survey has revealed that many expats in the kingdom are not happy. In fact half of all expats have considered leaving the country over the last year. And of the group that has considered leaving a whopping 84% said they are unhappier than when they first arrived. The survey seems to represent a…

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Thai Bank Transfers Over Half A Million Baht Into Wrong Account

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Thai Bank Transfers Over Half A Million Baht Into Wrong Account

Thai bank Krung Sri Ayudhya mistakenly put more than half a million baht in the wrong account because the first name was the same and the surname similar. On Friday Wanna Panyaphijai, 54, took 523,500 baht into a branch in Chumpon to pay into the account of Kittisak Nisapha. Next day when the recipient said…

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Thai Public Channels to Screen FIFA World Cup for Free

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Thai Public Channels to Screen FIFA World Cup for Free

Football fans in Thailand will be watching the World Cup for free this year, officials said Thursday. The Sports Authority of Thailand announced Thursday that public TV channels would retransmit the 2018 football FIFA World Cup for free, after the government cooperated with the private sector to secure the event’s broadcasting rights. Deputy Prime Minister…

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Daughter Wants Justice For Her Mother Who Was Practically Decapitated By Hanging Wire

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Daughter Wants Justice For Her Mother Who Was Practically Decapitated By Hanging Wire

The daughter of a Khon Kaen woman virtually decapitated by a hanging wire while riding a motorcycle has made a heartfelt plea for those responsible to be brought to justice. The plea was made in a TV video that showed what happened before Maneenet Charoenngao, 40, became entangled in an internet cable on a downtown…

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YouTuber Who Posted About Taxi Driver Goes To Police After Receiving Extortion Email

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YouTuber Who Posted About Taxi Driver Goes To Police After Receiving Extortion Email

The Youtuber who made and posted a damning video of a taxi driver after a journey from Suvarnabhumi airport has gone to police after receiving an email that looks like an extortion attempt. Daniel Lee McKee, 30, – also known as Danny Mac on his popular YouTube channel – showed an email he has received…

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Scores Of Foreigners Detained As Police Raid Sex Orgy In Pattaya

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Scores Of Foreigners Detained As Police Raid Sex Orgy In Pattaya

Police in Pattaya raided a drug fuelled sex party at a hotel in the resort town on Saturday night. Local police, immigration officers and Tourist Police carried out the raid after reports that the 30 room hotel located in the Nong Prue area was being used to host sex and swinging parties. As many as…

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Crappy Golfers Association Charity Golf Day On May 9 In Khon Kaen

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Crappy Golfers Association Charity Golf Day On May 9 In Khon Kaen

For information about the CGA, check out their Facebook page. The CGA announce a Charity Golf Day on Wednesday May 9 at Ubolratana Golf Course (The Dam). The day is in aid of the Ban Khaen Thong Children’s Home in Khon Kaen. Format is individual stableford and entry is 1000bht which includes green fee, caddy…

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