Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand Newswire

Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand Newswire

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  1. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    New Chartthaipattana leader Kanchana Silpa-archa greets new party chief adviser Gen Sonthi Boonyaratglin after the party's executive selection meeting late last month. The Chartthaipattana Party is set to establish its foothold and grab House seats in the three southern border provinces in the general election, according to former coup leader Gen Sonthi Boonyaratglin, who was recently appointed the party's chief adviser.

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  2. Developers report mixed bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangkok Post

    Large listed developers are reporting mixed performance for revenues in the first nine months this year, with condos remaining a key growth driver. SET-listed developer AP Thailand Plc posted 27.1 billion baht in revenue, with a net profit of 2.9 billion baht from January to September, up 50% and 62% year-on-year, respectively.

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  3. Bus driver gets four-year jail term over passenger deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | The Nation

    A Thai bus driver, who reportedly drove under drug influence and crashed his company's chartered double-decker coach at a downhill curve in Nakhon Ratchasima's Wang Nam Khieo district on March 22 resulting in 18 passenger deaths and 32 injuries, has been sentenced to a four-year-and-one-month jail term and his driver's licence permanently revoked. The Nakhon Ratchasima Court read a primary court verdict on Wednesday, to jail the 45-year-old bus driver Krissana Juthacheun who fled the crash scene, was re-captured on the same day in the northeastern province and tested positive for metamphetamine use.

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  4. Husband faces detention, while taxi driver testifies about acid-splashed wife's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Nation

    Police on Tuesday brought Kamtan Singhanart, 50, to apply to the Thon Buri Court's order for a 12-day detention after he was accusedof splashing acid on his now-dead wife Chorladda Tharawan's face before fleeing on November 9. Chorladda succumbed to her injuries and died after she sought treatment at Praram 2 Hospital. That hospital reportedly sent her to Bang Mod Hospital where she was subscribed for the "gold card" universal healthcare scheme.

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  5. Farmers advised to harvest paddy in daytime to avoid dewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Bangkok Post

    A farmer in Buri Ram province harvests paddy on Sunday amid concerns that unseasonal rains could damage the grains. NAKHON RATCHASIMA: With rice paddy prices now high, farmers are advised not to rush to harvest paddy late at night or early in the morning when the grains could be dampened by dew and fetch lower prices than otherwise, an official said.

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  6. Phimai temple ruins damaged by lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Bangkok Post

    Local residents on Sunday stand by a fragment of a stone carving knocked to the ground by lightning at the Phimai Hindu temple in Phimai district of Nakhon Ratchasima province. NAKHON RATCHASIMA: The top of the main shrine of the ancient Hindu temple ruins, a prominent feature of the Phimai Historical Park in Phimai district of this northeastern province, was damaged after being struck by a lightning on the night of Nov 9, interrupting the Phimai Tourism Festival being held on Nov 7-11.

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  7. Songkran love blues, Arm calls armistice, Num nabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Bangkok Post

    Businessman and socialite Songkran Techanarong has apologised after admitting he is seeing an actress, amid claims she acted as a "third hand" in breaking up his marriage. Songkran, who is known for earnest apologies when he falls foul of public opinion, was back in the news again last week after admitting he was getting to know actress Peranee "Matt" Kongthai.

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  8. 60 days 'long enough' for campaigningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Bangkok Post

    Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon: Parties will have enough time for election campaigning after the ban on political activities is lifted. Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon insisted political parties will have about 60 days for election campaigning after the ban on political activities is lifted.

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  9. Lunchbox suspects denied bail, one jailed on drug chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Bangkok Post

    Thanita Chan-im, 43, looks on as a police officer searches her house for evidence in the lunchbox case on Thursday. She has since been jailed in a separate drug case.

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  10. Teacher, five pupils injured in Korat accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | The Nation

    A teacher and five students on their way to a paper-plane competition were injured when their car overturned in Nakhon Ratchasima's Si Khiew district on Wednesday. Prapaphan said a pickup truck suddenly cut in front of her car, prompting her to swerve left, making her car overturn.

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  11. Closure deadline extended for Flora Park, Faprathan FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Bangkok Post

    A billboard advertises Flora Park along a road in Wang Nam Khieo district in Nakhon Ratchasima province. NAKHON RATCHASIMA: The provincial agricultural land reform office has agreed to extend the deadline for two scenic tourist attractions to prove their right to occupy land reserved for use by poor farmers.

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  12. Sorry, France: China to become the world's No. 1 travel destination by 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | USA Today

    Sorry, France: China to become the world's No. 1 travel destination by 2030 1.4 billion trips will be made to China in 2018, up 5 percent from last year.

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  13. Policeman in apparent suicide in front of Korat 7-ElevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | The Nation

    A police senior sergeant major shot himself to death in front of a 7-Eleven store in Nakhon Ratchasima's Sikhio district early on Tuesday. Pol Senior Sgt-Major Cherdchai Khantakhu, 49, an officer from the police station, died while seated on a marble bench in front of the shop, with his head down on the ground.

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  14. Academics outragedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Bangkok Post

    President Viroj Limkaisang of the Council of Rajamangala University Presidents, seen here with fellow members and guest dignitaries at a July ceremony at Nakhon Ratchasima, predicted new anti-corruption regulations will convince many members to resign. A new regulation announced by an anti-graft agency requiring senior civil servants to declare their assets and liabilities has caused consternation, with university council members affected by the new rule set to quit their jobs citing "unnecessary paperwork and fuss".

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  15. Flora Park, Faprathan Farm seek to defer ordered closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Bangkok Post

    Flora Park, one of the two tourist stops in Wang Naw Khieo district of Nakhon Ratchasima province allegedly sited illegally on Sor Por Kor land, which is reserved for use exclusively by poor farmers. NAKHON RATCHASIMA: Two popular tourist stops in Wang Nam Khieo district have requested more time to defend their right to use the large areas of land they occupy.

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  16. Bhumjaithai vows to sweep all 14 House seats in KoratRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | Bangkok Post

    Bhumjaithai Party leader Anutin Charnvirakul with veteran Buri Ram politician Chai Chidchob clasp hands in a show of solidarity at the party's first general assembly on Oct 2, 2018. NAKHON RATCHASIMA: The Bhumjaithai Party is ready for the forthcoming election and confident of sweeping all 14 seats in the House of Representatives up for grabs in the province, party leader Anuthin Charnvirakul said on Sunday.

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  17. Thailand hopefully to get back over 60 looted Thai artworks from overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | The Nation

    "The ministry's ad hoc committee has called for the repatriation of dozens of artefacts that originated in Thailand from leading US museums and a UK museum," Culture Minister Vira Rojpojchanarat said at a press conference at the National Library in Bangkok. "After a one-year investigation aimed at bringing hundreds of looted Thai art pieces from the US, we are expecting to get back more that 60 heritage artworks in the near future," he said.

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  18. No hug, no kiss, no goodbye: police clamp down on school runs ahead of new termRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | The Nation

    Police on Wednesday urged parents to cut short their goodbyes when they drop children to school tomorrow, so as to avoid would adding to Bangkok's traffic woes. Traffic police launched the "No kiss, no hug, no bye" campaign in front of St Gabriel School on Samsen Road at 6.45am, as students prepared to return for the second semester.

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  19. National exams may be held a week before pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | The Nation

    THE NATIONAL university entrance exams may be brought forward to avoid clashing with the general elections, tentatively set for February 24. Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin said yesterday that the General and Professional Academic Aptitude Tests, known as GAT and PAT, can be held a week earlier than previously scheduled. He said the decision to bring the tests forward was to ensure the schedule of the Thai University Centre Admission System is not delayed.

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  20. Visit the spooks at Red Cross and give them your blood on HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | The Nation

    If you are healthy and a blood donor, grab this chance to make a Halloween-style donation at the Thai Red Cross Society on October 31. All Red Cross officers, dressed as ghosts, are waiting for your blood and will give you a "mummy blood" pen in return. The event is being held on October 31 from 7.30am to 7.30pm at the Thai Red Cross Society on Henri Dunant Road in Bangkok.

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