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Culture Ministry aims to set up committee for ‘Wild Boars’ movie

The Culture Ministry is to propose setting up a special film board committee to oversee the production of a “Wild Boars” movie at the...

Is Vietnam turning into Thailand after female tourist is knocked out by restaurant owner?

Is Vietnam turning into Thailand after an argument over food quality at a Da Lat restaurant escalated into violence and left at least one...

Will Communism survive in Vietnam?

One can trace the abasement of the Vietnamese Communists back to August 1968, not in the aftermath of the “Tet” offensives but in Hanoi’s...

Royal Thai Navy to learn lessons from cave rescue operation

The Royal Thai Navy is preparing to analyse all lessons and information learnt from the Tham Luang Cave rescue mission to enhance its efficiency...

Foreign tourism eclipses 20 million for first 6 months of 2018

Revenue from tourism up 15%. Tourist numbers up 12%, year-on-year. Could Thailand exceed 40 million tourists for 2018? The National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT)...

More wind and rain predicted across the country this weekend

The Thai Meteorological Department is warning we still have some rain ahead, in the northern and southern ends of the country. They report that the...

‘Crocodile-like’ creature spotted swimming near Phuket

Something officials are describing as a ‘crocodile’ was spotted off the coast at Yanui Beach, just south of Nai Harn beach, yesterday. The witness who...

Pattaya attempt to tackle taxi drivers over-charging tourists

Major General Popanan Luengpanuwat, head of the National Council for Peace and Order in Chon Buri, called a meeting on Thursday in a bid...

Thai PE teacher allowed to rape students for three years

A Thai teacher of physical education was effectively allowed to continue raping his students after an initial complaint. A student complained three years ago that...

American paedophile planned to force Filipino minors into Fifty Shades of Grey scenes

An alleged American paedophile was reportedly planning to reenact the erotic movie Fifty Shades of Grey with Filipino minors, police said. At a news briefing...