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Pattaya mayor says COVID–19 situation still under control in the

Pattaya – The Covid–19 situation is still under control and traditional Songkran activities can still be held, said the Pattaya City mayor this afternoon while speaking to local news media. The Pattaya City Mayor Sonthaya Khunplume told The Pattaya News, “Chonburi is now still in the yellow zone (referring to provincial designations set by the […]Read More


Cancer Kills Kamnan Poh at the Age of 81

CHON BURI, June 17 (TNA) – Somchai Khunpluem, aka Kamnan Poh, who was the first mayor of Saensuk municipality and an influential figure of the East, died of colon and lung cancer at the age of 81 years and nine months at Smitivej Chonburi Hospital in Muang district of Chon Buri province at 3am. He […]Read More


London Mayor Sadiq Khan Under Police Protection Over TERROR THREATS

London’s mayor claims there has been a rise in Islamophobia, antisemitism and homophobia, with levels of abuse across the UK growing since the 2016 Brexit referendum. London Mayor Sadiq Khan has told The Times that he has been placed under 24-hour police protection after being subjected to violent abuse on social media. According to Khan, […]Read More


PM denies Pattaya shenanigans

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has dismissed claims Phalang Chon Party leader Sontaya Kunplome’s appointment as mayor of Pattaya is a political ploy to ensure his return as premier. “Let us not politicise everything, shall we?” he said, reiterating that Mr Sontaya is well-suited as mayor to help push the government’s Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) project […]Read More


Junta Replaces Pattaya Mayor by Article 44

BANGKOK — By the power of the junta leader’s extralegal authority, Pattaya City got a new mayor Tuesday. After holding the top administrative post for just over a year, Maj. Gen. Anan Charoenchasri was removed out of the junta’s desire to “minimize conflict” and prepare for the first elections in five years to be held […]Read More


Khon Kaen: Former mayor jailed for forcing reporter to strip

KHON KAEN: A local court has sentence former Ban Phai municipality mayor Premsak Piayura to two months in jail without suspension for detaining a journalist who reported his apparent engagement to an underage girl and forcing him to strip. His close aide Buathong Lokhan was given the same sentence. Full story: Bangkok Post CHAKKRAPAN NATANRI […]Read More


New Pattaya mayor vows to make the resort a “better

The new mayor of Pattaya Anan Charoenchasri has spoken about his desire to rid the resort of criminal elements and improve its image. Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha installed Anan in February after the position of mayor was empty for almost 12 months. Full story: Pattaya One By Pattaya OneRead More


It’s official: Sadiq Khan wins London election, becoming first Muslim

Sadiq Khan has been officially declared the winner of London’s mayoral elections. The Labor MP of British-Pakistani origin gained 57 percent of the vote, beating his Conservative Party opponent, Zac Goldsmith, who received 43 percent. “I promise to always be a mayor for all Londoners, for every Londoner, regardless of your background,” said the newly-elected […]Read More