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Probe into Provincial Waterworks head office blaze
By The Nation

 

BANGKOK: -- Forensic investigators on Tuesday morning inspected the Provincial Waterworks Authority’s head office in Bangkok's Lak Si district after a fire there on Monday evening.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974512-second-big-fire-in-a-day-hits-bangkok/?do=findComment&comment=11728807

 

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More arrests as Pattaya police chief speaks of returning happiness to the resort

 

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PATTAYA: -- Police announced the arrest of gun hoodlums, a drug dealer and a lady boy thief as the local chief spoke of the ongoing crackdown to make Pattaya a safe place for tourists.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974572-more-arrests-as-pattaya-police-chief-speaks-of-returning-happiness-to-the-resort/

 

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Phuket Chinese tour group seized assets sell-off raises B200mn

Eakkapop Thongtub

 

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The auction yesterday saw 15 buses sold, some with “T L Better Way” emblazoned in Thai script on their sides. Photo: Eakkapop Thongtub

 

PHUKET: -- The last of the assets seized by Anti-Money Laundering Office (Amlo) from the now-defunct Phuket-based 'zero-baht' Chinese tour operator Tranlee Travel Co Ltd went under the hammer yesterday (Mar 20), bringing the total raised to state coffers to more than B200 million.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974574-phuket-chinese-tour-group-seized-assets-sell-off-raises-b200mn/

 

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EXCLUSIVE: Trump administration weighing broad sanctions on North Korea - U.S. official

By Matt Spetalnick and David Brunnstrom

REUTERS

 

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FILE PHOTO: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks at a rocket warhead tip after a simulated test of atmospheric re-entry of a ballistic missile, at an unidentified location in this undated file photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on March 15, 2016. KCNA/via Reuters/File Photo

 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is considering sweeping sanctions aimed at cutting North Korea off from the global financial system as part of a broad review of measures to counter Pyongyang's nuclear and missile threat, a senior U.S. official said on Monday.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974576-exclusive-trump-administration-weighing-broad-sanctions-on-north-korea-us-official/

 

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DSI to probe weapons cache seizure as a M16 assault rifle linked to terrorism case in 2010

 

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BANGKOK: -- The Royal Thai Police will transfer the weapons seizure case at a house linked to Ko Tee to the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) to handle after one of assault rifles seized was linked to a terrorism case in 2010.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974580-dsi-to-probe weapons-cache-seizure-as-a-m16-assault-rifle linked-to-terrorism-case-in-2010/

 

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Prawit says weapon seizure linked to Ko Tee not a set-up

 

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BANGKOK: -- Deputy prime minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwon yesterday dismissed as groundless a suggestion that the seizure of a weapon  cache from a house linked to Wuthipong Kochthammakun, alias Ko Tee, a hard-core red-shirt in Pathum Thani on Saturday, was a set-up.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974580-dsi-to-probe weapons-cache-seizure-as-a-m16-assault-rifle linked-to-terrorism-case-in-2010/?do=findComment&comment=11728943

 

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Phuket flash floods cut off roads, fell power lines

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Heavy rain across Phuket yesterday afternoon (Mar 21) cut off several roads and downed power lines, causing power outages across large areas of Phuket. Photo: Eakkapop Thongtub

 

PHUKET: -- Heavy rain across the island yesterday afternoon (Mar 21) cut off several roads and downed power lines, causing power outages across large areas of Phuket.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974586-phuket-flash-floods-cut-off-roads-fell-power-lines/

 

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Rajanukul Institute marks World Down Syndrome Day
By The Nation

 

BANGKOK: -- Parents of a child with Down syndrome should take the child for treatment and rehabilitation as early as possible to boost their development, a senior official at the Department of Mental Health’s Bangkok-based Rajanukul Institute said on Tuesday.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974591-rajanukul-institute-marks-world-down-syndrome-day/

 

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Forestry official sacked for allegedly killing endangered animals, posting photos of carcasses on Facebook

By Coconuts Bangkok 

 

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BANGKOK: -- An official of the Royal Forest Department in Tak province was immediately fired after it was learned that he allegedly killed endangered animals and posted photos of their carcasses on Facebook, inviting his friends to eat the animals.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974593-forestry-official-sacked-for-allegedly-killing-endangered-animals-posting-photos-of-carcasses-on-facebook/

 

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UPDATE:

 

DSI to take over ‘Ko Tee’ weapons investigation 
By The Nation

 

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BANGKOK: -- The case concerning ongoing raids for weapons linked to red-shirt figure Wuthipong Kothhamakhun, or “Ko Tee”, will be transferred to the Department of Special Investigation (DSI), said Justice Minister Suwaphan Tanyuvardhana on Tuesday.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974580-dsi-to-probe weapons-cache-seizure-as-a-m16-assault-rifle linked-to-terrorism-case-in-2010/?do=findComment&comment=11729139

 

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Authorities confident Dhammachayo does not have passport
By The Nation

 

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BANGKOK: -- There is a high possibility that Phra Dhammachayo, the fugitive honorary abbot of Dhammakaya Temple in Pathum Thani province, is still in Thailand given there is no record of him being issued a passport, said Justice Minister Suwaphan Tanyuvardhana on Tuesday.

 

Full story: https://www.thaivisa.com/forum/topic/974603-authorities-confident-dhammachayo-does-not-have-passport/

 

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