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  1. Deep South put on high flood alertRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Riverside residents in Yala and Pattani have been warned to brace for further floods as the authorities begin releasing water from Bang Lang Dam. Deputy Yala governor Sayan Intaraphak called a meeting of officials to discuss disaster relief measures for locals after dam authorities decided to start discharging water yesterday.

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  2. Southern flooding still severeRead the original story

    Thursday | Bangkok Post

    Strong currents of floodwater were flowing toward the sea through Muang Pattani district of Pattani province, fed by torrential rain runoff from Narathiwat and Yala provinces. Ten other districts of Pattani were declared flood-stricken areas, in addition to Muang district.

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  3. Nakhon Si Thammarat's coastal area pummeled by sea wavesRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Pattaya Mail

    Those living along Nakhon Si Thammarat's coastline have become severely afflicted by intense sea waves which have destroyed a number of homes. Amid the intense storm surge, fishermen in Pak Phanang district have moved their fishing boats onto higher ground inside their villages to prevent damage.

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  4. Soldiers and civilians arrested for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Bangkok Post

    Five soldiers and five civilians have been arrested and charged over the armed abduction of a Ukrainian man and his wife in Phuket. The arrests took place when the suspects took Igor Lermakov, 37, to a Kasikorn Bank branch near Chalong intersection in Phuket's Muang district on Friday, where they believed he would withdraw US$200,000 .

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  5. More rain forecast for flood-weary SouthernersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | The Nation

    Residents of flood-hit areas in Narathiwat province hold bags containing relief goods and food provided by His Majesty the King and given to them by the Rajaprajanugroh Foundation yesterday. The South has been suffering from severe flooding following days Flood-weary residents in the South - from Nakhon Si Thammarat down - should brace for more rain, the Southern Meteorological Centre warned yesterday.

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  6. Udomdej won't spare rogue soldiersRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Bangkok Post

    Army chief Udomdej Sitabutr said on Saturday that he would launch an inquiry into the arrest by police of five soldiers from the Nakhon Si Thammarat-based 41st army circle. Gen Udomdej admitted that the army, with 230,000 troops under its command, has both good and bad people like any other large organisation.

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  7. Thailand a hub for drugs in Asean: PaiboonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Nation

    THAILAND is the Asean hub for illicit drugs with 1.3 million drug addicts, said Justice Minister General Paiboon Kumchaya. Presiding over yesterday's launch of a project to force addicts into drug rehabilitation programme, Paiboon said the Office of the Narcotics Control Board and police reported that 2 per cent of the population were addicts.

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  8. Nine South provinces to face floods, landslidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Nation

    AS THE National Disaster Warning Centre issued a warning yesterday that nine provinces in the South face the risks of floods and landslides until Saturday, a soldier died in a boat accident while helping villagers escape deep flooding in Narathiwat province. Also, a landslide in Yala's Than To district killed a seven-year-old girl and injured her parents.

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  9. First four reform forums on Dec 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Bangkok Post

    The first four of the planned 4,268 forums to gather opinions on reform from the public will open on Dec 29 in four provinces, Lt Gen Boontham Oris, deputy director of the Reconciliation Centre for Reform , said on Wednesday. Lt Gen Boontham said the RCR has been provided with 320.5 milion baht to organise activites under the "Thai People with One Heart" project between December and Septembr next year throughout the country.

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  10. Cold spell expected in upper ThailandRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Bangkok Post

    The department said a powerful high pressure zone was moving in from southern China and would reach upper Thailand on Wednesday. Temperatures were expected fall by 3-5 degrees Celsius, with strong winds in the upper North.

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  11. Phatthalung flood woes persistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Bangkok Post

    Thousands of homes in Phatthalung remained under water yesterday in the flood crisis caused by torrential rain on Saturday night. In Phatthalung, more than 670 households in tambon Khuan Khanun and over 5,000 others in tambon Khok Changai, Khao Chiek, Prang Mu and Na Not were hit by runoff from the Banthat mountain range.

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  12. Heavy rain causes 9 district affected, one reported missingRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Pattaya Mail

    Heavy rain in the southern regions of Thailand has affected 9 districts and one person has been reported missing. Meanwhile the army is prepared to perform rescue operations.

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  13. 500 households affected by floods in PhatthalungRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Pattaya Mail

    The flooding situation in the southern province of Phatthalung has been deteriorated with more than 500 households inundated so far. Army Chief Gen.

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  14. BANGKOK: 1 dead, Army help sought as floods swamp south ThailandRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Asia News Network

    With flood threats raging in many southern provinces, the Royal Thai Army has instructed all its units to closely monitor the situation and make the best effort in helping victims. The inundation has already claimed one life in Nakhon Si Thammarat's Nopphitam district where one body was found.

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  15. Floods ravage two provinces in the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bangkok Post

    In Nakhon Si Thammarat, a man was reported missing after he was washed away by flood water while he was out fishing in a canal. Persistent rain was also reported in Nop Phi Tam, Lan Saka, and Si Chon districts which also suffered from heavy runoff from forest areas.

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  16. Faces of Auckland:Monk's peaceful lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Auckland is one of the most multicultural cities in the world with more than a third of its citizens born overseas and boasting more than 200 nationalities living here. Faces of Auckland is a series talking to those who have left all corners of the world to make their home here, reminding us why Auckland is so good.

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  17. 1 dead, Army help sought as floods swamp SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Nation

    WITH FLOOD THREATS raging in many southern provinces, the Royal Thai Army has instructed all its units to closely monitor the situation and make the best effort in helping victims. Soldiers have now stepped in to evacuate people, along with their belongings, from flood-hit zones in Nakhon Si Thammarat to safer spots.

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  18. Two South provinces ravaged by floodsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bangkok Post

    Runoff from Khao Luang mountain, triggered by hours of heavy downpours, inundated many communities and farmland in Sichon district of Nakhon Si Thammarat, particularly in tambon Saopao and tambon Thepparat. Maj Prasert Saithongtae, commander of a military unit at Sichon special warfare camp, on Sunday led soldiers to help flood-affected residents to move their belongings to higher ground.

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  19. BANGKOK: Vietnamese fishing trawlers intercepted in Thai watersRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Asia News Network

    The Navy yesterday intercepted five Vietnamese fishing trawlers and detained 30 crewmembers for allegedly operating illegally near Koh Kra off Nakhon Si Thammarat in the Gulf of Thailand. The Navy yesterday intercepted five Vietnamese fishing trawlers and detained 30 crewmembers for allegedly operating illegally near Koh Kra off Nakhon Si Thammarat in the Gulf of Thailand.

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  20. Ancient artefacts found in Surat Thani cavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Nation

    A large number of artefacts have been discovered in three caves of Surat Thani's Khiri Ratthanikhom district and the Fine Arts Department's initial inspection estimated they were 4,000-12,000 years old. Teacher Tossanart Suksawat of Ban Tha Khlai School and local residents yesterday took a Nation Multimedia Group reporter to inspect a large number of artefacts at the Khao Rahu caves in tambon Yan Yao.

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