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Indonesian soldiers carry the bodies of tsunami victims Monday at a beach resort in Tanjung Lesung Indonesia. Photo: Achmad Ibrahim / Associated Press

Thai Tsunami Warning System Works Despite Damage: Minister

BANGKOK — Thailand’s tsunami warning system is operational despite one of the two detection buoy lines on the Andaman sea having been recently damaged...

Englishman Falls 3 Stories to His Death in Pattaya

PATTAYA — An Englishman fell to his death in the early hours of Friday morning at Walking Street in Pattaya.

Dead Cadet’s Autopsy Results Due Tomorrow

BANGKOK  — Thursday will mark the deadline set by the Central Institute of Forensic Science to complete its autopsy of a cadet whose death at a military academy has become a national controversy and embarrassment to the ruling junta.

Search Continues for Russian Woman Missing on Koh Tao

KOH TAO — The search for a Russian woman not seen for over two weeks on a southern island entered a fourth day on Monday.
Pinit Sutthithepa and his daughter Lydia and son Peerawat. Photo: GoFundMe.com

Americans Raise Money For Thai Immigrant Family ‘Decimated’ by Mudslide

MONTECITO, California — Pinit Sutthithepa, originally from Khon Kaen, immigrated from Thailand, leaving behind his wife and two children but sending them money for years until he could bring them to the United States, a friend, Poy Sayavongs, told the Lee Central Coast News.

Short Circuit Suspected in Deadly Ratchathewi Blaze

BANGKOK — An apartment fire that killed three people early Tuesday was caused by old wiring, officials said.
Park rangers extinguish wildfire at Phu Kradueng National Park on Feb. 16, 2020. Photo: Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation / Facebook

Fire Destroyed Thousands of Rai of Forest at Phu Kradueng

LOEI — A wildfire that scorched thousands of rai at a popular national park was extinguished on Monday morning, a local forest official said.

Fire Breaks Out in Bangkok Shanty Town

BANGKOK — A large plume of smoke was hanging over Bangkok on Thursday after a fire broke out in a shanty community in the...

Plane Crash in East Bangkok Kills 1, Injures 4

BANGKOK — A private airplane crashed on Monday afternoon near a temple in Nong Chok district, killing its captain.

Teacher Shot Dead at Pattani School

PATTANI — A teacher was shot dead Friday in the southern border province Pattani, two days after a government peace delegation pleaded for a year-long cessation of violence.



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