• Fri, 29 Dec 2017 17:11:01
    Six people sentenced for criticising Chon Buri governor over long funeral lineups
    A Court in Chon Buri province on Friday sentenced two women and four men to suspended jail terms and fines in the verdict in a libel case launched by the Chon Buri governor over his hosting a funeral-flower-laying ceremony for the late King.
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  • Thu, 21 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Police left red-faced after ‘dead’ man visits home in Si Sa Ket seven months after his own funeral
    METROPOLITAN POLICE Division 1 chief Pol Maj-General Zenith Samransamruadkit has assigned a team to investigate the misidentification of a corpse, resulting in a Si Sa Ket man being declared dead and his family holding a funeral and cremating an unknown dead male almost seven months ago.
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:15:12
    Police hope suspect to clarify embezzlement scam in Monday testimony
    Police expect to get clarity next Monday over a corruption, embezzlement and theft scandal at a funeral assistance association under the Maha Sarakham Teachers’ Saving Co-operatives, when key suspect Pattaranan Taksatuangsin is expected to surrender and give testimony, said Muang Mahasarakham Pol Lt-Colonel Sompong Udomdech.
  • Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Cadet’s family determined to fight on as funeral held
    THE FAMILY of deceased cadet Phakhapong “Meay” Tanyakan has pledged to continue their quest for truth about his mysterious death, after they finally conducted simple and sorrowful cremation rites for him in Chon Buri’s Sri Racha district yesterday afternoon.
  • Sat, 09 Dec 2017 11:40:21
    Wife dies of heart failure after hearing of husband’s death
    Relatives held a funeral for an aged couple whose coffins were placed side by side in Suphan Buri after the wife suffered a heart attack after learning her husband died of chronic ailments early on Saturday.
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  • Sun, 03 Dec 2017 13:04:05
    101 cremations: the rise of Bangkok's Buddhist pet funerals
    Buddhist monks chant next to a pink coffin where Dollar's small body is nestled amongst flowers -- a $600 final farewell for the Shih Tzu at a Bangkok temple that administers elaborate pet funerals.
  • Sat, 02 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Surin remembered as |‘man of the people’ |and a skilled diplomat
    HIS MAJESTY the King yesterday sent a gift of royal soil and a wreath for the funeral of Surin Pitsuwan, former foreign minister and secretary-general of Asean, as the international community recognised and remembered his achievement for Thailand and the region.
  • Fri, 01 Dec 2017 17:50:03
    Former foreign minister Surin buried
    His Majesty the King on Friday sent a gift of royal soil and wreath for the funeral of late Surin Pitsuwan, former foreign minister and secretary general of Asean as international community recognised and remembered his achievement for Thailand and the region.
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:15:46
    Six investigated for using drones during Royal Funeral
    The Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) has submitted the names of six individuals who allegedly violated the ban on using drones during HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s Cremation Ceremony from October 25 to 29 to the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) on Monday for further action.
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  • Sat, 04 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Funeral pavilion merits longer public viewing period 
    Structure embodies national grief, pride and artistry: appreciation of it shouldn’t be rushed
  • Tue, 31 Oct 2017 16:49:38
    Anupong warns Chon Buri residents over funeral protest
    Interior Minister General Anupong Paochinda on Tuesday warned Chon Buri people against triggering an angry conflict due to their being inconvenience by long lines to lay sandalwood flowers in homage to HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
  • Mon, 30 Oct 2017 16:05:08
    PM thanks Thai people for funeral respects
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Monday thanked Thai people in the country and overseas for bestowing greatest honour as well as reverence and respect for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej during the Royal Cremation Ceremony that ended on Sunday.
  • Sat, 28 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Kudos to The Nation for in-depth coverage of Royal Funeral  
    Very well done on the excellent coverage of the Royal Cremation Ceremony of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
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  • Fri, 27 Oct 2017 20:56:01
    Songkhla governor spreads ashes from Navy ship
    Songkhla governor Dondej Pattanarat on Friday morning floated ashes of funeral flowers from a Navy ship in the sea off Koh Noo and Koh Maew.
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  • Fri, 27 Oct 2017 19:23:14
    Armada of boats float ashes in Chanthaburi
    Chanthaburi governor Withurat Srinam led senior officials and local people on Friday morning to float ashes remaining after the burning of sandalwood funeral flowers dedicated to the late King.
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