• Sun, 12 Aug 2018 13:27
    Hearts open for Her Majesty, mother of all
    People across the country gave alms to monks on Sunday morning to make merit for Her Majesty Queen Sirikit on her 86th birthday.
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  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 18:01
    Mother rages after monk hits boys with broomstick
    A director of a temple school in Chiang Mai has been reported for his use of corporal punishment.
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  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 12:38
    ‘Jet-set monk’ given 114-year jail sentence
    Wiraphon Sukphon, known as Luang Pu Nenkham while he was a monk, was on Thursday sentenced to 114 years in prison for fraud, money laundering and violating the Computer Crimes Act.
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  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 09:30
    Monks' living quarters in Samut Prakan temple destroyed in fire
    A fire broke out living quarters of a temple in Samut Prakan's Muang district early Friday. No one was injured.
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  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 16:00
    Chon Buri vendor complains of monkey invasion
    A khanom chin vendor in Chon Buri on Thursday called on the authorities to take action to help her and other residents deal with monkeys that invade their houses to search for food every day.
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  • Sun, 29 Jul 2018 15:51
    Mu Pa footballers attend Saman’s ashes immersion ceremony
    The 12 rescued Mu Pa footballers and their assistant coach, who are now in monkhood, on Sunday joined a ceremony to scatter in the river the ashes of a former Navy SEAL who died during the operation to rescue them.
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  • Sat, 28 Jul 2018 13:38
    Cambodia's Buddhist clergy divided over controversial poll
    Buddhist monk Sao Chanthol will cast his ballot for Cambodia's ruling party on Sunday, but the vote has exposed a deep fracture in the 60,000-strong clergy with some planning to stay home to protest a ban on the opposition in what is now effectively a one-party state.
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  • Sat, 28 Jul 2018 13:02
    Prayut leads celebrations to mark King’s birthday
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha led some 3,500 people and government officials to give alms to 670 monks and novices at Sanam Luang to make merit on the occasion of the 66th birthday of His Majesty the King.
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  • Fri, 27 Jul 2018 19:00
    Krabi tackles macaque overpopulation
    Krabi officials have neutered 157 monkeys in Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park as part of its operation to control the macaque population.
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  • Fri, 27 Jul 2018 14:41
    Surin’s elephants carry monks into rain retreat
    Tourists joined residents of Surin’s Muang district on Friday morning in distributing alms to monks riding elephants to mark Asanha Pucha Day and the beginning of Buddhist Lent.
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  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 12:18
    Quarter of Krabi temple’s monkey community evicted, sterilised
    Wildlife officials on Thursday sterilised 205 “troublesome” long-tailed macaques in Krabi to curb the population.
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  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 14:16
    Crowd attend footballers’ ordination
    A large crowd braved the rain on Wednesday to give food offerings in the first alms-collecting round by the 11 "Wild Boar" footballers, who are now Buddhist novices, and their coach Ekkapol Chantawong, who became a monk, at Wat Phra That Doi Tung in Chiang Rai's Mae Sai district.
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  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
    Photos : Mu Pa boys and coach shave heads ahead of ordination ceremony
    Mae Sai - Thai boys rescued from deep inside a flooded cave in a dramatic mission had their heads shaved Tuesday before a Buddhist ordination ceremony in honour of a diver who died during the operation.
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  • Tue, 24 Jul 2018 17:00
    Tiger Cave Temple monkeys getting sterilised in Krabi
    Monkeys living around the famous Tiger Cave Temple are being sterilised in the first step in monkey birth control in Krabi, where more than 1,000 of the animals have been getting into trouble with tourists and locals as their populations swell.
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  • Mon, 23 Jul 2018 11:01
    Facebook user calls for urgent rescue of monkey from temple cage
    A Facebook user is calling on wildlife officials to urgently rescue a monkey from a cage in Phetchabun after it was found to be surrounded by garbage and apparently unattended.
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