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  1. NCPO strengthens its position with more top brassRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    The National Council for Peace and Order has appointed several more generals as the new government officially assumes office, in what many political observers see as a move to make the junta even stronger. Several key NCPO members who are military brass will retire at the end of this month, while some have been appointed to the new Cabinet.

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  2. Ancient Buddha images donatedRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Bangkok Post

    Ajjima Nookhong, head of the Chumphon National Museum, said the images were donated by Preecha Daenglert and his wife Raekyaem, who live in Ban Huai Yai Aye village in Phato district. The donation apparently was prompted by news reports about the discovery of ancient gold leaves and ornaments in Phatthalung province.

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  3. NHA to launch 38 low-cost projectsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Nation

    The National Housing Authority plans to launch 38 residential projects comprising 16,146 units worth Bt9.5 billion combined during the next quarter, as part of its programme to supply budget projects nationwide. The new projects are the first stage of a wider business plan to develop 96 low-cost projects from 2014-2017, comprising 49,769 units worth Bt34.19 billion combined, said NHA president Kritsada Raksakul.

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  4. Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport rehearses Ebola response procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Pattaya Mail

    According to Nakhon Si Thammarat Public Health Office Chief Dr Utumporn Kambhu na Ayudthaya, Nakhon Si Thammarat is one of the 15 provinces on the Ebola watch list published by the Ministry of Public Health. Health professionals and officers of Nakhon Si Thammarat Public Health Office and Maharat Nakhon Si Thammarat Hospital rehearsed procedures in preparation for possible Ebola cases arriving from abroad.

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  5. Pangolin smuggler crashes car, bustedRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Bangkok Post

    Driver Arnas Rakchai, 31, was heading to Prachuap Khiri Khan when he lost control and crashed into a tree in Moo 4 village of tambon Ta Mapha. Mr Arnas sustained minor injuries after the vehicle flipped.

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  6. Floods hit 28 provinces, claim 10 livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Bangkok Post

    Widespread rain brought by a low pressure wedge over the upper North and a south-westerly monsoon have caused flooding in 28 provinces and claimed 10 lives since Aug 26, Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department chief Chatchai Promlert said Sunday. Floods force farmers in Krong Kailat district of Sukhothai province to harvest rice earlier than usual.

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  7. Venturing into varsityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Star Online

    Students who've earned a place at one of the 20 public universities across the country, move into residential colleges to begin their academic journey. Thousands of students across the country began their rite of passage when they left home last Monday and began setting into their respective campuses which will be home for the next couple of years.

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  8. Let energy marchers talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Bangkok Post

    Once again, the military has decided to clamp down on free expression, obstructing another demonstration by the Partnership for Energy Reform . Eight members of the PER, led by Opas Tantithakura, a former lecturer at Walailak University in Nakhon Si Thammarat, were stopped in Surat Thani's Don Sak district on Tuesday by local military personnel.

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  9. A day in photosRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Bangkok Post

    The Chao Phraya River, buildings and houses seen from above the Temple of the Dawn in Bangkok.

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  10. Army again detains energy marchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Bangkok Post

    Nearly two weeks after 11 activists were detained by the military for starting a 1,400-kilometre march to promote energy reform, eight more members of the same southern group were arrested for doing the same thing.

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  11. Where drug traffickers liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Bangkok Post

    Iron bars may limit the freedom of inmates, but they have failed to keep them from carrying on the drug dealing that put them in the facilities in the first place.

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  12. Prisons chief calling for overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Bangkok Post

    The Corrections Department under the leadership of Witthaya Suriyawong is undergoing an internal revamp, hoping raises and new leaders will fix the country's broken prison system.

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  13. Untitled documentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Bangkok Post

    Recap: Wall Street scaled new heights on upbeat US economic indicators, while Asian stock markets were bolstered by expectations of more stimulus from the European Central Bank.

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  14. Nok Air (Bird Air) hits birds, forcing emergency landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Bangkok Post

    This is not a joke. Thailand's Nok Air Nakhon Si Thammarat to Bangkok flight made an emergency landing this morning in Surat Thani after hitting birds after takeoff.

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  15. Regime must heed South energy worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Bangkok Post

    The arrests of energy reform activists from the South during their march to Bangkok highlights the junta's desire to stop public protests under martial law.

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  16. CPN to open B3.5bn mall in the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Bangkok Post

    Central Pattana Plc , the SET-listed retail developer under the Central Group of Companies, plans to capture the high spending power in the South by investing 3.5 billion baht on a new development in Nakhon Si Thammarat this year.

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  17. New CentralPlaza to open in Nakhon Si ThammaratRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Nation

    Wallaya Chirathivat, centre, senior executive vice president for business development and construction management at Central Pattana, with Narit Ratanaphichetchai, left, CPN Central Pattana yesterday announced plans to invest Bt3.5 billion to develop its 30th shopping complex - this time in Nakhon Si Thammarat.

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  18. A day in photosRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Bangkok Post

    Lottery vendors, some of whom are handicapped, wait in line to register for an allotment of tickets from the Government Lottery Office.

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  19. NCPO halts rubber sale on rally threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Bangkok Post

    The National Council for Peace and Order is likely to delay the sale of 210,000 tonnes of rubber in state-owned stockpiles, caving in to rubber farmers who feared selling the stocks in one go would drive down prices.

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  20. Egco plans Rayong industrial estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Bangkok Post

    Electricity Generating Plc , Thailand's second-largest private power producer, wants to diversify to industrial estates, with the first project located on its 500-rai former power plant in Rayong.

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