Tags : Nong Bua Lamphu


New Dinosaur Species Unveiled in Nong Bua Lamphu

NONG BUA LAMPHU, Nov 14 (TNA) – A new species of carnivorous dinosaurs was unveiled in Thailand after its first fossil bones were unearthed in Nong Bua Lamphu in 1988, said the Department of Mineral Resources. The research team, led by Paladet Srisuk, Maha Sarakham University’s Palaeotological Research and Education Centre found bone fragments at […]Read More


Police chase ends with seizure of meth, heroin

NONG BUA LAM PHU – A man was arrested after a police chase and 20 kilogrammes of heroin and 30kg of crystal methamphetamine later seized in Muang district on Wednesday morning. Pol Maj Gen Theekhachote Suwannakhom, regional commander of the Narcotics Suppression Bureau, said Narisarawut Khanseepho from Maha Sarakham province tried to flee and was […]Read More


Three killed, 8 injured as truck ploughs through roadside restaurant

A speeding trailer truck lost control and crashed into five vehicles and two motorcycles before ramming into a roadside restaurant in Nong Bua Lamphu province late Thursday night, killing three diners and injuring eight others. Police said the accident happened at 10pm on Highway No 210 in Nong Bua Lamphu’s Na Klang district. Full story: […]Read More


18 students injured in old Chinese bomb explosion

A buried old Chinese M79 grenade exploded at an outdoor army shooting range in Nong Bua Lamphu province injuring 18 students, four seriously. The explosion happened at the outdoor shooting range of the 24th Army Area at Ban Phu panthong in Muang district of Nong Bua Lamphu province. Read more: thaipbs.or.th Thai PBSRead More


Thai Police to check on foreigners involved in marriage scam

Khon Kaen Immigration Police yesterday asked for information from lawyer Worapan Benjaworakul about an alleged scam involving fake marriage registrations in Nong Bua Lamphu’s Non Sang district in which some 600 Thai women’s names were sold to foreign men for immigration purposes. Police will check on the foreign men involved in Khon Kaen, Chaiyaphum and […]Read More


Four young students killed as ex-director has seizure behind wheel

Four primary-school students were killed and at least 10 others wounded in Nong Bua Lamphu’s Muang district after a former school director slammed into them with his car while suffering an epileptic seizure behind the wheel. Police said the accident happened at 9.20am as students from different schools were walking into the Nong Bua Lampu […]Read More


Thailand warns of 2 upcoming storm systems

BANGKOK, 26 September 2011 (NNT) – Thailand’s National Disaster Warning Center (NDWC) has urged residents in the Upper Northeast to brace for heavy rains resulting from Tropical Storm Haitang and to keep an eye on Typhoon Nesat, which could arrive in a few days. According to the NDWC, the center of Tropical Storm Haitang is […]Read More


Tropical Storm Haima to affect Thai North, Northeast during 24-26

BANGKOK, 24 June 2011 (NNT) – The Thai Meteorological Department has warned people in the North and the Northeast of torrential rains during 24-26 June as a result of Tropical Storm Haima in the Gulf of Tonkin. Director-General of the Meteorological Department Torsak Wanichkhajorn reported that Tropical Storm Haima was currently dominating the Gulf of […]Read More