• Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:43:07
    German police smash Thai forced prostitution ring in 'biggest' raids
    Berlin - German federal police said they carried out the biggest raids in their history  Wednesday against an alleged organised crime ring suspected of trafficking hundreds of women and transsexuals from Thailand for prostitution.
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  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 17:18:54
    Eight get lengthy prison terms over Mae Hong Son prostitution racket
    The Ratchadaphisek Criminal Court on Wednesday found eight defendants guilty of human trafficking, underage prostitution and other charges linked to the “owl tattoo” prostitution racket in Mae Hong Son and sentenced them to imprisonments ranging from eight to 320 years.
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  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:03:36
    Lao woman, Thai sister-in-law arrested in Nakhon Phanom on drug trafficking charge
    A Lao woman and her Thai sister-in-law were arrested on Monday night while trying to smuggle 1,995 methamphetamine pills across the Mekong River into Nakhon Phanom.
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  • Sun, 15 Apr 2018 15:35:00
    Free shuttle vans for holiday returnees from Mor Chit Bus Terminal to BTS
    Police have arranged 20 shuttle vans to help transport Songkran holidaymakers free of charge from the Mor Chit Bus Terminal to the Mor Chit and Victory Monument BTS train stations as they returned to the city, traffic police commander Pol Maj-General Theerasak Suriwong said on Sunday.
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  • Sun, 15 Apr 2018 12:44:13
    Police station chief transferred for being absent from duty
    A police superintendent of Muang Kalasin Police Station in Kalasin province was transferred with immediate effect on Saturday night over his absence from work after a Songkran celebration event in his precinct's jurisdiction saw two incidents of brawls involving revellers and heavy traffic jams around the event venue.
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  • Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:30:15
    Road deaths, injuries up for first 2 days of Songkran
    In just the first two days of the Songkran holiday’ “seven-day dangerous period” from April 11-17, a total of 99 people have been killed in traffic accidents, with another 1,085 injured.
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  • Fri, 13 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Songkran revelry set to begin nationwide
    Police continue to push public safety measures but traffic still poses challenge.
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  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:45:08
    Songkran exodus brings Ayutthaya ringroad traffic to standstill
    The exodus of Bangkokians heading to the North and Northeast for the five-day Songkran holidays brought traffic on the Ayutthaya ringroad to a stand still, causing a vehicle line of over 10 kilometres late on Thursday morning.
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  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    LPN joins hands with CPF to promote labour rights protection
    THE LABOUR Rights Promotion Network Foundation (LPN) and Charoen Pokphand Foods Plc (CPF) have recently teamed up to promote protection of labour rights and encourage CPF’s workforce, especially migrant workers, to report wrongdoings through the company’s hotline.
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  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Tougher measures planned to curb Songkran road mayhem
    Drunkdriving offenders may be detained for 15 days or be manacled with electronic bracelets; north sees high traffic.
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  • Tue, 10 Apr 2018 02:00:00
    Court hears first testimony from seven suspects in massage parlour case
    RATCHADAPISEK Criminal Court in Bangkok yesterday heard testimony from seven suspects regarding alleged human trafficking and underage prostitution at the Victoria’s: The Secret Forever massage parlour, including its chief promoter who led a team of staff to woo customers, Boonsap “Pa Kob” Amornrattanasiri.
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  • Mon, 09 Apr 2018 11:47:03
    Court hears first testimony in massage parlour case
    Ratchadapisek Criminal Court in Bangkok heard testimony on Monday from seven suspects regarding alleged human trafficking and underage prostitution at the Victoria’s: The Secret Forever massage parlour, including its chief promoter who led a team of staff to woo customers, Boonsap “Pa Kob” Amornrattanasiri.
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  • Sun, 08 Apr 2018 18:04:55
    Highway 304 tunnel in Prachin Buri to open for Songkran
    Parts of the nearly-finished tunnel connecting Khao Yai National Park with Tap Lan National Park on Prachin Buri-Nakhon Ratchasima Highway 304, are set to open for temporary use during Songkran holidays to ease expected traffic congestion.
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  • Sun, 08 Apr 2018 11:00:09
    Mobile data traffic sees giant leap
    The amount of mobile data traffic consumed by Thai mobile-phone users last year was 3.3 terabytes, up six times from 2014, according to the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) secretary-general Takorn Tantasith.
    Tech
  • Sat, 07 Apr 2018 07:39:46
    FBI shuts down sex classifieds giant Backpage
    US law enforcement agencies on Friday shut down classified advertising website giant Backpage, long in authorities' sights because of its alleged support of human trafficking and prostitution.
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