• Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Kanchanaburi police chief transferred over role in Bt30m lottery scandal
    KANCHANABURI’S police chief has been transferred out of his post over a lottery-cheating scandal, giving weight to widespread speculation that some state officials had allegedly colluded in the plot to grab the Bt30-million prize from the legitimate winner.
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Police conduct flash raids interviewing six witnesses in Bt30m lottery row
    ABOUT 100 police officers from the Crime Suppression Division (CSD) yesterday searched seven locations in Kanchanaburi and summoned six people for questioning as part of its investigation into a highly-publicised dispute between retired policeman Charoon Wimul, 62, and teacher Preecha Kraikruan, 50, about the real ownership of five lottery tickets that won Bt30 million in the November 1 draw.
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Conspiracy alleged in Bt30-million lottery dispute
    Teacher’s witnesses lied in situation ‘like Jomsap case’, police say as former cop’s prospects improve
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Trial over lottery dispute between former cop, teacher to begin on May 1
    THE CIVIL Court will start a trial in May to determine the legitimate owner of lottery tickets that claimed a Bt30-million jackpot in a high-profile dispute between a retired policeman and a teacher.
  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 14:14:33
    Rights’ group wants lottery-scandal probe officer replaced
    A crime victims’ rights group on Monday asked the national police chief to temporarily remove a police commander from Kanchanaburi province to ensure the fairness of the investigation into the Bt30-million lottery tickets scandal there.
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 16:57:03
    Retired cop vows at shrine that lottery millions belong to him
    Retired police lieutenant Charoon Wimul, who is in a dispute with a schoolteacher over a multi-million-baht lottery jackpot, performed a vow on Sunday in front of Kanchanaburi’s sacred City Pillar Shrine swearing that he was the one telling the truth in the matter.
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Ex-cop in lottery row invokes supernatural ‘to punish liars’
    AFTER POLICE summoned him to hear two criminal charges, a retired police lieutenant yesterday challenged a teacher involved in a dispute over a multi-million-baht lottery jackpot to make a pledge in front of Kanchanaburi’s sacred City Pillar Shrine to determine who was telling the truth.
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 15:20:56
    Teacher prevails in Bt30m lottery dispute, ex-cop to be charged
    Police on Wednesday concluded that the real winner of a Bt30-million lottery prize is a teacher in Kanchanaburi province and will charge a retired police officer with embezzlement and accepting stolen items.
  • Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Forensic tests show ex-cop was lottery winner but police await result of second test
    THE CENTRAL Institute of Forensic Science (CIFS) yesterday announced its findings in a much-publicised dispute that a retired police lieutenant was the owner of the winning lottery tickets worth about Bt30 million, not a teacher who claimed to be the legitimate owner.
  • Sat, 18 Jun 2016 12:06:00
    Cameraman’s tribute to ‘kind, tireless’ Princess
    The Nation’s photographer, Charoon Thongnual, has recounted with great admiration the tireless efforts of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn in performing royal activities during her visit to the South from June 12 to 17.
  • Fri, 06 Feb 2015 13:37:00
    Transport Ministry allows private buses in Bangkok to raise fare by one baht
    The Transport Ministry Friday agreed to let operators of private buses in Bangkok to raise the bus fare for non-air-conditioned buses by Bt1, Phattarawadee Klomcharoon, chairwoman of the private bus operators association said.
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  • Wed, 21 May 2014 00:00:00
    Nurak elected as new Constitutional Court president
    Nurak Mapraneet was elected as the new Constitutional Court president on Wednesday, replacing Charoon Inthacharn.
  • Wed, 21 May 2014 00:00:00
    Nurak elected as new Constitutional Court president
    Nurak Mapraneet was Wednesday elected as the new Constitutional Court president, replacing Charoon Inthacharn who stepped down as the president.
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  • Fri, 08 Nov 2013 00:00:00
    Marketing legend Charlie dies
    Marketing legend Charlie Jitcharoongphorn passed away peacefully on Tuesday at the age of 62 after battling cancer.
  • Fri, 18 Oct 2013 00:00:00
    BRN told to find cause of violence
    Thailand has told separatist network Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) that it must identify the cause of the continued violence in the southern provinces before the fourth round of peace dialogue could take place, Charoon Ampha, National Security Council
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