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Ton of Weed off The Streets

Ton of Weed off The Streets

WORD ON PHUKET: More than a ton of cannabis has been stopped from reaching the south of Thailand with the capture of five men in a convoy of four pick Full story

Thai Flowers For HM Queen Elizabeth

Thai Flowers For HM Queen Elizabeth

WORD ON THAI CULTURE: Thai horticulturists presented their stunning flower display to HM Queen Elizabeth at Britain’s annual Chelsea Flower Show yesterday. The queen and her entourage visited the Thailand-themed Full story

Thai Court Removes PM From Office

Thai Court Removes PM From Office

WORD ON THAI POLITICS: Thai media is buzzing with the implications of the Constitutional Court’s decision today to remove Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and a number of Cabinet members. According Full story

Thailand Marks Coronation Day

Thailand Marks Coronation Day

WORD ON THAI CULTURE: Today, 5th May, Thailand marks Coronation Day — celebrating the crowning of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX) 64 years ago in 1950.   His Full story

Drowned Boys Cried Wolf?

Drowned Boys Cried Wolf?

WORD ON DROWNINGS: In a follow-up report on the two people who drowned in the Chao Phraya River after their pleas for help were ignored by nearby boat operators, Coconuts Full story