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Chumphon nun gives a press satement to explain why she was driving around in a Porsche

Chumphon nun gives a press satement to explain why she was driving around in a Porsche

Sister Sherry a nun in Chumphon is renowned for two things, her charitable works and her ‘bling’ lifestyle. Yesterday Sister Sherry held a press conference to explain the photographs that…

More rains expected next week in Thailand

More rains expected next week in Thailand

More rains are expected next week as a monsoon covering parts of Thailand is gaining strength. The Meteorological Department reported that during July 7-8, the southwestern monsoon prevailing over the…

Thai TV Channels Fined For Airing Hit TV Series ‘Dexter’

Thai TV Channels Fined For Airing Hit TV Series ‘Dexter’

Thailand’s media-regulating body says it has fined three private TV channels for airing the critically acclaimed American TV series “Dexter” because the show is too “violent.” Col. Natee Sukolrat, deputy…

Phuket bike gang knife and rob two tourists

Phuket bike gang knife and rob two tourists

A 44-year-old Italian tourist was stabbed at 3am yesterday morning (July 3) as he was being taken back to his hotel in Karon. The Italian, who has not been named,…

Nok Air evacuates passengers from flight after one throws a tantrum

Nok Air evacuates passengers from flight after one throws a tantrum

Just takes one bad apple to spoil the bunch – just ask budget carrier Nok Air. The airline was trashed by a prominent politico for ordering all passengers off a…

Food Cart Practice Causes Cancer, Health Official Warns

Food Cart Practice Causes Cancer, Health Official Warns

The Department of Health has advised street vendors and cooks across Thailand to stop blotting oily foods with tissue paper, as it may cause cancer. Pornthep Siriwanarangsan, director of the…

VAT, personal and corporate income tax cuts extended for another year

VAT, personal and corporate income tax cuts extended for another year

As recommended by the Finance Ministry to boost confidence in the Thai economy, the National Council for Peace and Order decided today to extend the 7 percent value-added tax for…

Nong Khai Man Arrested With Fake Passport Stamps

Nong Khai Man Arrested With Fake Passport Stamps

Police have arrested a man in Nong Khai province who allegedly provided foreign tourists with fake departure stamps in their passports. The suspect, Chatchai Chaikhamthong, 40, was arrested at a…

French browse Thailand travel pages

French browse Thailand travel pages

Thailand topped destination searches on a popular French travel website, suggesting bookings from the French market are poised to make a dramatic recovery. Tourism Authority of Thailand interpreted the website’s…

Mystery over man drowned in Phuket fountain pool

Mystery over man drowned in Phuket fountain pool

An unidentified man drowned in the Saphan Hin dancing fountain pool on the edge of Phuket Town early on Saturday morning (June 28). Muang police and Kusoldharm Foundation rushed to…