• Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:05
    Premchai gets 16 months in jail in poaching case
    A Kanchanaburi court jailed construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta for 16 months on Tuesday but acquitted him of poaching a black leopard in a local nature reserve.
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  • Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:26
    Thai tycoon faces verdict in black leopard poaching case
    Kanchanaburi -A Thai tycoon accused of poaching a black leopard at a wildlife sanctuary arrived in court Tuesday for the highly anticipated verdict -- a case that has fuelled outrage in a country fed up with impunity and corruption.
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  • Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:16
    Sorry Miss, but you look like a man!
    The Election Commission has been working against time to prepare for the March 24 general election, the first to be held in five years after the May 2014 coup d'etat.
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  • Tue, 12 Mar 2019 18:30
    Elderly monk charged with rape of a pre-schooler
    A 74-year-old monk was arrested on Tuesday morning in Kanchanaburi’s Muang district and charged with raping a four-year-old girl on several occasions in 2016.
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  • Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:58
    Sanctuary chief spurns idea for taming Kanchanaburi’s roving pachyderms
    The head of Salak Phra Wildlife Sanctuary in Kanchanaburi, where wild elephants have caused problems for their human neighbours, has rejected the idea of giving the animals new sources of food nearer the communities, fearing it would only invite more risk.
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  • Wed, 06 Mar 2019 16:15
    Kanchanaburi binturong hunter jailed
    The Kanchanaburi Provincial Court on Wednesday handed down a jail term of three years and seven months plus a Bt2,000 fine to the 41-year-old Myanmar Kareni man identified only as Tata over his shooting of a binturong in Sai Yok National Park last October.
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  • Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:26
    Driver arrested over theft from tourists
    A chartered bus driver was arrested for allegedly stealing cash from an Australian and two Britons while they were visiting Kanchanaburi on Tuesday using his bus service.
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  • Mon, 18 Feb 2019 18:30
    Myanmar girl ‘abducted’ found safe and unhurt at her friend’s home
    A 14-year-old Myanmar girl whose migrant-worker father had on Sunday reported her missing and feared she might have been lured away by an individual with ill intent, – was found safe and sound yesterday at her friend’s house in Kanchanaburi’s Sangkhla Buri district.
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  • Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:33
    Young girl saved by building’s name sign in fall from hospital rooftop
    A four-year-old girl on Monoday fell from the rooftop of a seven-storey hospital in Kanchanaburi, but was miraculously saved from plunging to her death by the building’s name sign.
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  • Fri, 08 Feb 2019 18:31
    Two Myanmar men arrested after 20kg of 'ice' found in SUV
    Two Myanmar men were arrested on Friday morning with 20 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine or "ice" worth Bt30 million hidden in the modified gas tank of their SUV in Kanchanaburi's Sangkhlaburi district.
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  • Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
    ARLO earmarks land to help decontaminate Klity Creek
    LAND IN Kanchanaburi province owned by the Agricultural Land Reform Office (ARLO) has been approved for use in the rehabilitation of the lead-contaminated Klity Creek, Agriculture Deputy Minister Wiwat Salyakamthorn said yesterday.
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  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 15:50
    Ex-actor ‘villain’ Dam Dassakorn registersunder Pheu Chart banner in Kanchanaburi
    Dam Phadejdassakorn, a former actor well known for playing the villain on the big screen, registered as a Pheu Chart Party election candidate in Kanchanaburi on Monday morning.
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  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 15:57
    Four men arrested in border forest
    Three men from Myanmar and one Thai have been arrested for allegedly violating forest laws in Kanchanaburi’s Sangkhla Buri district.
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  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 17:09
    Alleged poachers with wild boar flesh arrested
    Kanchanaburi -Sri Nakharindra Dam National Park rangers on Saturday nabbed two alleged poachers with a sack of more than 10kg of wild boar flesh.
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  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:58
    Premchai and wife in court over tusk charges
    Premchai Karnasuta, the president of construction firm Italian-Thai Development who faces charges centred on illegal poaching in a Kanchanaburi wildlife sanctuary, appeared in Criminal Court in Bangkok on Monday on separate charges of smuggling and illegally possessing two pairs of tusks from African elephants.
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