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Surin little girl: “Rebuilt my burned body”

A little Thai girl wants to travel to France where a dedicated team of surgeons wait to give her arm reconstruction and hair implant after she got trapped in a fire that ravaged her house. Boilt, a young Thai girl living in a poor neighborhood of Surin in the North-East of Thailand, got her left […]Read More

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Soldiers hunt for foreigners in Surin following assault of pub

Soldiers and police have launched a manhunt for a group of foreigners known to be riding heavy motorcycles in connection with the assault of a British pub owner in Surin on two consecutive nights. Army officers from the Surin office of the Internal Security Operation Command and officers from Muang Surin police station on Monday […]Read More

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Two teenagers injured in Surin road race

Two teenagers were severely injured when dozens of them gathered on a road in Surin’s Muang district for a motorcycle race late on Tuesday night. Police were informed of the accident on the bypass road at 10.20pm. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More

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Mass ordination held in Surin coincides with blood donation on

A mass ordination for monks and novices was held in Surin’s Muang district on Sunday with 54 young men riding horses, 15 elephants, horse carriages and tricycles in a nostalgic old-style parade around the city to the tune of traditional music. The ordination ceremony accompanied a blood-donation event at Wat Salaloy aimed at making merit […]Read More

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Police arrest suspect in stadium kill

One of two suspects wanted in connection with the death of a security guard at Lumpini Boxing Stadium has been arrested in the border province of Surin while attempting to escape to Cambodia. Speaking at Bang Khen police station yesterday, Metropolitan Police Bureau (MPB) chief Sanit Mahathavorn said Jiraphan Koisap, 36, was apprehended on Tuesday. […]Read More

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Surin to launch campaign against rabies

SURIN, 3 February 2017 (NNT) – Surin Governor Adthaporn Singhawichai has signed a memorandum of understanding with public health and livestock related agencies to launch a campaign against rabies. The move is to fulfill the wish of Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn who on several occasions spoke of her hope of seeing rabies eradicated from […]Read More

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Grandma dies watching Sinphet win bronze in Rio

SURIN — The 82-year-old grandmother of Olympic weightlifting medallist Sinphet Kruaithong collapsed and then died while watching him win a bronze at the 2016 Olympics early on Monday morning. A crowd of local people had gathered in front of the television at the home of the Thai weightlifter in Ban Phon Muang of Chumphon Buri […]Read More