Archive For The “Khon Kaen News” Category

More Graffiti By Foreigners At Chiang Mai Beauty Spot

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More Graffiti By Foreigners At Chiang Mai Beauty Spot

Chiang Mai authorities are furious that a cave has been ruined by graffiti from foreign tourists. They have threatened to prosecute and seek jail terms for anyone who is caught. The latest damage comes to Thailand’s nature after teens from Liverpool and Canada spray-painted a historic wall in the northern Thai city. Foreign names were…

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Boy Gets On His Bike To Flee Beatings And Is Reunited With His Mother

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Boy Gets On His Bike To Flee Beatings And Is Reunited With His Mother

No-one knew what a 14-year-old boy had in mind when he decided to ride a bicycle from the house where he lived with his father in Pathum Thani province on Saturday. One thing was for sure, however – he could no longer tolerate alleged repeated assaults by his stepmother. The boy, whose name has been…

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Disruption To Khon Kaen Times Articles

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Due to a family bereavement we will be unable to publish articles on a daily basis for the rest of this month. However, we will do our best to keep the disruption to a minimum. Sorry for any disappointment caused to our regular followers but we hope that you understand.  

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Mysterious Deaths In Isan Village Down To Alcohol And Booze Rather Than Ogres Or Ghosts Say Doctors

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Mysterious Deaths In Isan Village Down To Alcohol And Booze Rather Than Ogres Or Ghosts Say Doctors

Expert medical staff in Thailand’s north east have confirmed that a spate of unexplained deaths in a village in Kalasin are not the work of an angry group of ogres or ghosts of evil widows. Villagers in Ban Phu Hang had started taking extraordinary precautions after five people died in a few weeks. Men were…

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28 Years On-Thailand Remembers Gas Tanker Explosion

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28 Years On-Thailand Remembers Gas Tanker Explosion

It was one of the most unbelievable accidents in modern Thai history. It was September 24th 1990 at about 10pm when a gas tanker overturned on Petchaburi Road in Bangkok. The driver had been going fast trying to beat the red light after exiting the expressway. In an instant 20,000 litres of Liquid Petroleum Gas…

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Thai League 2 Results and Table

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Thai League 2 Results and Table

Results:- Samut Sakhon 2  Udon Thani 1 Rayong 1  Trat 2 Chiangmai 1  PTT Rayong 1 Thai Honda 2  Khonkaen 0 Army 3  Lampang 3 Kasetsart 0  Nong Bua Pitchaya 1 Ang Thong 0  Sisaket 0 It’s crunch time at Khonkaen next Saturday when they come head-to-head with Chiangmai to see who takes the third…

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Thai Tattoo Artist Having A Laugh Or Just Simply Cruel…..Farangs’ Terrible Tattoos Go Viral

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Thai Tattoo Artist Having A Laugh Or Just Simply Cruel…..Farangs’ Terrible Tattoos Go Viral

A bunch of farangs have got some of the most terrible tattoos in Thai language ever seen! So much so that pictures of the offending – and offensive – words have gone viral on Thai social media. At the very least no self-respecting Thai would desecrate themselves in this way! And there are accusations that…

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Khon Kaen Woman Orders 37K Brand Name Bag Online …….And Gets A PLASTIC BOTTLE!

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Khon Kaen Woman Orders 37K Brand Name Bag Online …….And Gets A PLASTIC BOTTLE!

A 25 year old Khon Kaen woman went to police to say that she had ordered a 37,000 baht second hand brand name bag online. But when she opened the package she got a plastic bottle with Kung Fu Panda on it. Panhathai Lertsin-udom had ordered the bag through “brandname_Oa” and said she transferred the…

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Murderer Of “Nong Nurse” Gives Conditions For His Surrender-Police Refuse

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Murderer Of “Nong Nurse” Gives Conditions For His Surrender-Police Refuse

The well-connected Thai man charged with murdering attractive Noppathorn “Nong Nurse”, 23, has sent a politician friend to try and negotiate a deal with Nakorn Pathom police. Sanook reported from sources that Wallop “Sia Lop”, 37, sent his pal to make demands for him to give himself up. These were: Give me 1 million baht…

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Boozy Brit Ignores Do Not Touch Sign At Souvenir Stall And Ends Up In Hellhole Jail

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Boozy Brit Ignores Do Not Touch Sign At Souvenir Stall And Ends Up In Hellhole Jail

Four hours before his flight home from Thailand, Belfast lad Waleed Bradley found himself sitting in a cell, facing four months in jail. It was all because he ignored a ‘do not touch’ sign, and hid a crocodile skull at a local market while drunk the night before. He spoke about the squalid conditions. “The…

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