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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Fire Destroys Nearly 70 Moken Tribe Homes

PHANG NGA — Hundreds of Moken tribe members were evacuated after nearly 70 homes on Koh Surin were destroyed in a major fire Sunday night.
Buddhists and Muslims march Tuesday to protest attacks on civilians in Narathiwat province.

Monk Killings Add Poison to Already Toxic Deep South

BANGKOK — When two monks were killed on holy ground in Thailand’s Deep South one week ago, virtually every human rights group from Human...

Rescuers Scramble to Save Worker Trapped in Crane After Collapse Kills 4 (Video)

BANGKOK — A construction worker trapped in the wreckage of a crane high above Bangkok was brought down safely after an accident killed four...
A rescue worker examines a body found Dec. 29 in the Mekong River in Nakhon Phanom city.

Photos Suggest Third Mekong Corpse Was Found, Then Lost

Photos emerged Tuesday to support accounts that a third body was found in the Mekong River that has since gone missing.

Burning Sugarcane Stalks Contributes to Smog: Activists

KANCHANABURI — Fields of burned-out sugarcane husks wrapped in flames are one of the major sources of smog, environmental activists say. Looking over fields of...
Thailand's chief negotiator Gen. Udomchai Thamsarorat speaks Friday at the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand.

Thailand Pushing Hard for BRN to Join Southern Peace Talks

Fresh attempts to open dialogue with separatists in the Deep South will include the most hard-line group for the first time ...
Monkey bodies are lined up Wednesday near a khlong in Baan Yaang Ngam community of Rayong province.

Monkey Massacre? Macaques Drop Dead From ‘Poisoned Watermelon’

RAYONG — Dying monkeys fell from trees foaming at the mouth in Rayong province and police are looking Thursday for who might have poisoned...

Foreigner Dies in Possible Traffic Suicide Near Khaosan Road

BANGKOK — A foreigner was killed by a bus Thursday morning on Phra Sumen Road in Bangkok’s old quarter.
Rescue workers at the scene of a car crash Monday night in Bangkok that killed two Hungarian men.

2 Hungarians Die in Central Bangkok Car Crash

BANGKOK — Two Hungarian men died Monday night in downtown Bangkok after crashing their motorcycle into a van with enough force to topple it, injuring a Japanese passenger inside.

Pabuk Leaves 4 Dead, Billions of Baht in Damage

BANGKOK — The first tropical storm to hit the south in decades killed at least four people and left over 3 billion baht of destruction in its wake.





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