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Bull sharks tracking expands to Cha-am and Pranburi beaches

Officials of the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources (DMCR) and related state agencies are preparing to explore the hunting areas of bull sharks from Hua Hin to Cha-am and…

Southeast Asian Nations Make Efforts to Reduce Plastic Waste, But They Are Still Not Enough

Southeast Asian nations are taking measures to reduce pollution from plastic waste and promote the recycling of plastic products in keeping with the focus of this year’s Earth Day on…

Civil Court expected to hand down judgement on Hollywood film “The Beach” in July

The Civil Court’s environmental division has finished hearing of evidence from the Thai plaintiff and the US defendant over the controversial filming of Hollywood film The Beach, starring Leonardo DiCaprio,…

The deputy superintendent of Phayakkhaphum Phisai police station in Maha Sarakham was transferred to an inactive post at the provincial police operations centre for his alleged improper conduct toward one of his subordinates and toward the public. The abrupt transfer ordered by Pol Maj-Gen Apisak Dechakamphu, the provincial police commander, followed a post in the social media today of the alleged improper conduct and abuse of Pol Lt-Col Yuttha Banchongpru on Tuesday night (April 17). It was reported that during the inspection trip Tuesday night, Pol Lt-Col Yuttha ordered all policemen manning police booths to report to him at a roadside spot. But one of the officers came late and was ordered to make 30 push-ups and roll on the sandy ground by the road. The deputy superintendent also ordered villagers who witnessed the incident not to interfere with him or to show sympathy for the allegedly abused cop. He also snatched a smartphone from one of the witnesses to stop him from taking pictures of the incident.Songkran’s Seven Dangerous Days death toll up from last year

A total of 418 people were killed and 3,897 others injured in 3,724 road accidents during the seven dangerous day of Songkran period from April 11-17, according to the Road…

Expert believes Norwegian tourist attacked by a bull shark

A fisheries expert believes that the Norwegian tourist was attacked by a bull shark (Carcharhinus Leucas), a shark which can be found in warm and shallow water, in the sea…

Five senior monks implicated in temple fund scandal

Three members of the Sangha Council and two other senior monks have been implicated of alleged involvement in temple fund embezzlement by the National Office of Buddhism.NOB director Pol Lt-Col…

Weinstein Stories That Sparked #MeToo Win Pulitzer Prize

NEW YORK The New York Times and The New Yorker won the Pulitzer Prize for public service Monday for breaking the Harvey Weinstein scandal with reporting that galvanized the #MeToo…

248 people killed and 2,557 injured in road accidents during April 11-14 Songkran celebrations

The death toll from 2,449 road accidents in the past four days during April 11-14 rose to 248 and 2,557 injured, with 57 deaths and 626 injured in 603 accidents…