Tags : Amnat Charoen


Politico’s Daughter Arrested Packing Grenades For Songkran

AMNAT CHAROEN — A former politician’s daughter was arrested Monday for carrying two hand grenades in her bag to play Songkran. Nichapa Chantawara, daughter of a former Democrat Party MP, was arrested in Amnat Charoen province along with her boyfriend Pitchatorn Prasansi for possessing two M67 grenades. They were riding a motorbike home after playing […]Read More


Cops Deployed to Protect Isaan Community From Hungry Ghost

AMNAT CHAROEN — “There’s nothing under the sky that Thai police cannot do,” goes the unofficial slogan of the Royal Thai Police – and that apparently includes busting ghosts. Police were dispatched Wednesday to a rural community in Amnat Charoen province to protect it from a female ghost, or phi pob, said to have been […]Read More


Amnat Charoen to declare 7 districts cold spell disaster zones

BANGKOK, 7 December 2013 (NNT) – Amnat Charoen Province is set to declare its 7 districts cold spell disaster zones after the temperature has dropped to 15-16 degree Celsius. The temperature in Amnat Charoen has dropped to 15-16 degrees Celsius, causing a number of locals to come down with respiratory diseases. To make matters worse, […]Read More


Thai Doctor Films Nurses Using Toilet

A hospital doctor in Amnat Charoen province was fined 1,000 THB by police for hiding a mini-camera in the ladies restroom. A nurse found the camera and gave it to police. The doctor agreed to undergo treatment and was transferred to another hospital. Read more: Pattayadailynews.comRead More


Met Dept forecasts more rains in Northeast, Central Thailand

BANGKOK, 13 October 2011 (NNT) – Thailand’s Meteorological Department has reported that the northeastern and central regions could experience heavy rains over the next seven days, whereas the storm system in the South China Sea has shown signs of weakening. According to the Weather Forecast Bureau, Thai Meteorological Department, a monsoon trough is sweeping through […]Read More


Tropical Storm Nalgae to impact Thailand’s Lower Northeast

BANGKOK, 4 October 2011 (NNT) – The Thai Meteorological Department expects Tropical Storm Nalgae to reach Vietnam on 5 October, affecting the Lower Northeast of Thailand, while forecasting wet conditions nationwide due to monsoons. Speaking of the approaching Tropical Storm Nalgae, Deputy Director-General of the Meteorological Department Dr Somsri Huntrakul stated that the storm system […]Read More


Thailand National alert for more floods, mudslides issued in the

BANGKOK, 24 September 2011 (NNT) – Thailand’s National Disaster Warning Center has issued an alert for people in several provinces for possible mudslides and flashfloods during this time. The flood alert has been issued to people in Nakhon Ratchasima, Buriram, Surin, Si Sa Ket, Ubon Ratchathani, Amnat Charoen, Nakhon Nayok and Prachin Buri. Meanwhile mudslides […]Read More


23 provinces facing drought, 30 to see heavy rain: Thailand

BANGKOK, 9 June 2011 (NNT) – A total of 23 provinces are experiencing drought while another 30 provinces in the North, Northeast, East and central region are warned of torrential rain from 8 to 12 June 2011, according to the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM). DDPM Director-General Viboon Sanguanpong reported that 23 provinces […]Read More