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One killed when trains hits pickup at Surin crossing

A pickup truck driver was killed when his truck was rammed by Ubon-Korat passenger train at a level crossing in Surin province this morning. The driver’s friend managed to open the door and run out seconds before the train arrived and hit the truck. He was not injured. Read more: thaipbs.or.th Thai PBSRead More

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PRD holds Thai-Cambodian music & culture fest in Surin

SURIN, 15 May 2016 (NNT) – The Public Relations Office Region 2 and relevant agencies have jointly held a Thai-Cambodian music and culture festival in Surin Province. The festival took place at Chong Jom Border Market. Chamlong Singtongam, deputy director-general of the Government Public Relations Department (PRD) presided over the opening ceremony. Read more: NNTRead More

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Spanish murder suspect on the run

Police have mounted a nationwide manhunt for a Spanish man believed to be the prime suspect in the gruesome murder and dismemberment of his compatriot in Bangkok. Officers on Saturday questioned a Thai woman who was seen with Artur Segarra Princep in Surin on Friday and claimed he had fled the country after seeing his […]Read More

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Surin to introduce new tourist spot

SURIN, 2 January 2015 (NNT) – The northeastern province of Surin is preparing to introduce a new tourist attraction early this year. Academics and government officials have surveyed the location of Surin Floating Market which will be promoted as an ecotourism spot of the province. The new attraction is being built in a 32-acre field […]Read More

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World’s tallest man Pornchai Sawsri dies in Surin

A man who once stood 269 centimetres tall and was thought to be the world’s tallest person has died at his home in Surin province at the age of 26. His mother, Mrs Woen, said her son Pornchai Saosri died at 10.05am on Monday at their house in Ban Takaeo village in Prasat district. Read […]Read More

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Amazing Surin Elephant shows coming up next month

SURIN, 13 October 2015 (NNT) – Amazing Surin Elephant shows will be held in the northeastern province next month. Surin provincial Governor Atthaporn Singhawichai announced today that the Amazing Surin Elephant shows, designed as a tourism promotion campaign, will showcase the province’s elephant-raising and indigenous identity as well as the way of life of the […]Read More