Udon Thani, Thailand Newswire

Udon Thani, Thailand Newswire

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  1. 'Iced' squid seized at airport, en route to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Police handle the parcels in which customs officials found crystal meth hidden inside dried squid destined for Israel, at Suvarnabhumi airport in Samut Prakan province on Wednesday night. SAMUT PRAKAN: Customs officials at Suvarnabhumi airport seized 110 grams of crystal meth, or "ice", hidden in dried squid sent from Udon Thani province, addressed to Israel.

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  2. Airport scan spots 'ice' shipment inside Israel-bound squidRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Nation

    Dried squid ready to be shipped to Israel in two Air Express packages were found to contain 110 grams of crystal methamphetamine on Wednesday night. A source at the Suvarnabhumi International Airport police station said Customs agents and Thailand Post officials showed police the drugs hidden inside the squid in 32 small plastic packets.

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  3. Carole Mason with her book Mae's Ancient Thai FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Carole Mason first met Gobgaew Najpinij 12 years ago, during a cooking course in Bangkok, and has this month released 'Mae's Ancient Thai Food' as a tribute to the chef, who died last year. The book takes foodies on a cultural culinary journey through Gobgaew's favourite recipes, unlocking the secrets behind traditional Thai cooking.

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  4. Lightning kills 1 as storms hit 19 provincesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Bangkok Post

    Medics at Non Dindaeng Hospital help a man injured by lightning in Non Dindaeng district in Buri Ram on Sunday. A man died after being hit by lightning while celebrating Sonkgran in Buri Ram during a summer storm on Sunday.

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  5. Officer apologises over alleged woman slappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | Bangkok Post

    An air force officer and a woman motorist whom he allegedly slapped her in the face reach a compromise over the case, with the officer apologising her. An air force officer based in Udon Thani has apologised to a motorist for allegedly slapping her in her car in Loei province and been fined 2,000 baht after both sides settled.

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  6. Dozing bus driver nearly kills dozensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | Bangkok Post

    A passenger points to the bus after its driver dozed off on Highway 304 in Kabin Buri district, Prachin Buri, Saturday morning. PRACHIN BURI: Twenty-five passengers and their driver cheated death when the latter dozed off on a highway in Kabin Buri district Saturday on a trip back from Songkran holiday.

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  7. Road toll puts damper on water throwing funRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Bangkok Post

    Dancers perform at Lumpini Park where a Songkran celebration has been organised by City Hall. Entertainment shows, including a special beauty queen contest, are among the highlights of the event, which runs until tomorrow.a Despite heightened efforts by authorities to curb death and injury rates during the Songkran celebrations, this year's toll is looking little better than that of previous years as Thailand enters the fourth of its notorious Seven Dangerous Days .

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  8. 'Chuan, Supachai being considered' to take over Democrat Party leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | The Nation

    DEMOCRAT PARTY partriarch Chuan Leekpai admitted yesterday there is an attempt within the party to replace current leader Abhisit Vejjajiva and that he and Supachai Panichpakdi were being considered. Chuan, however, said that he would rather leave the opportunity for new leaders, as he had already served two consecutive terms as head of government.

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  9. Air Force officer accused of slapping woman motoristRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Bangkok Post

    An air force officer caught in a clip allegedly slapping a woman motorist he claimed failed to give a turn signal. The Royal Thai Air Force will investigate a pilot officer's alleged slapping of a woman motorist he claims failed to give a turn signal, after a video clip of the incident drew widespread criticism on social media.

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  10. Udon Thani Songkran party will be a splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Bangkok Post

    UD Town, a lifestyle shopping mall in Udon Thani province, will present a water-splashing war during the UD Town Wonder Water Land Songkran 2018 festival beginning on Thursday and running until April 16, 11am-midnight. Held under the "Water Galaxy" theme, the festival will combine Thai ways of having fun and Thai culture with international entertainment.

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  11. MFA unveils mobile application promoting street foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | Pattaya Mail

    BANGKOK , 5th April 2018 - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has unveiled its mobile application promoting Thailand's amazing street food in eight provinces of the Northeastern region. According to the ministry, the agency is confident that the application will help Thais and foreigners find their next dinner delicacy when on the road.

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  12. 3 minors rescued in crackdown on sex trade in Udon ThaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | Bangkok Post

    Two boys and one girl have been rescued in recent crackdowns on human trafficking and sex trade gangs in the northeastern province of Udon Thani, while two men were detained for procuring and three other men arrested for buying sex from the girl. Surasak Khunanan, 35, a resident of Udon Thani's Muang district, was detained in a sting operation while he took the two boys, aged 13 and 15, to undercover agents posing as customers, police said.

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  13. Police nab five involved in online underage sex ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | Bangkok Post

    Deputy tourist police chief Pol Maj Gen Surachet Hakpan show human-trafficking suspects at a briefing on Saturday. UDON THANI: A joint force has arrested two suspected members of a gang selling underage sex on Facebook and three alleged buyers in this northeastern province.

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  14. Curable diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Bangkok Post

    Some weeks ago I was taken ill with abdominal pain, constant vomiting and diarrhoea, so my wife took me to a hospital in Khon Kaen where, after 24 hours, I was diagnosed with liver flukes. There is a simple but very expensive cure for this, which involves taking four tablets of a drug called Triclabendazole and bottles of antibiotics over 36 hours.

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  15. Foreign Ministry's App puts Isaan food as close as your mobile phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | The Nation

    The Foreign Affairs Ministry on Wednesday introduced a "Street Food Isaan" mobile application to attract foreign visitors to the northeastern region of the country. The app features more than 100 street food stalls from eight Isaan provinces: Khon Kaen, Ubon Ratchathani, Nong Khai, Udon Thani, Nakhon Ratchasima, Buri Ram, Loei and Surin.

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  16. Soldier, mother die in single-vehicle crash in Udon ThaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | The Nation

    A soldier, his mother and another relative were killed when their pickup truck struck a tree in Udon Thani early Wednesday. Two other relatives in the truck were injured.

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  17. PACC seeks action against 96 officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | The Nation

    THE PUBLIC Anti-Corruption Commission yesterday proposed that the Social Development and Human Security Ministry punish 96 state officials allegedly involved in irregularities at dozens of provincial protection centres for the destitute. Under the proposal, the officials would be subject to disciplinary punishments ranging from transfer to dismissal with pension or dismissal without pension.

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  18. Three high-ranking officials involved in graft scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Bangkok Post

    People give information about possible corruption involving the protection centre for the destitute in Don Sak district, Surat Thani province, on Feb 20. Three high-ranking officials at the Social Development and Human Security Ministry were found to have been involved in the widespread corruption scandal at most of the 76 provincial protection centres for the destitute across the country. One of them is a high-ranking official at the department level and the other two already retired, Lt Col Korntip Daroj, secretary-general of the Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission , said on Tuesday.

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  19. TV drama leads Thais to don traditional dressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Bangkok Post

    A woman wears a traditional Thai costume to have a photo taken for her new ID card at Bang Lamung district office in Chon Buri, joining many Thais in other provinces being influenced by the popular historical TV series Bupphaesannivas . The popularity of TV series Bupphaesannivas has led to Thais from all walks of life donning traditional costumes on increasing occasions across the country.

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  20. Tier-two cities urged for Asean airlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Bangkok Post

    Arkhom Termpittayapaisith is shown at a seminar in Bangkok on Monday on Advancing the Asean Single Aviation Market. The Transport Ministry will propose airlines in Asean countries operate direct flights to secondary cities in Thailand to cope with travel industry growth.

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