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Obituary:- John Noble 1944-2018

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Obituary:- John Noble 1944-2018

It is with deep regret that we have to inform you of the passing of John Noble. He died peacefully at his home on August 19 at 6pm, after a lengthy stay in hospital. Our sincere condolences go out to John’s family both here and in the UK. No date has been set for the…

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Prayut Wins Newin’s Support During Visit To Buriram

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Prayut Wins Newin’s Support During Visit To Buriram

JUNTA LEADER General Prayut Chan-o-cha faces fresh criticism for attempting to woo old-guard politicians to support a pro-military party, during his latest trip to the Northeast that began yesterday. In Buri Ram, where he took to the stage cheered by a crowd of around 30,000 locals, Prayut may be hoping that his Bt20-billion development budget…

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Six Dead In Buriram Motorcycle Street Racing Accident

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Six Dead In Buriram Motorcycle Street Racing Accident

Horrific pictures showed the aftermath to a street racing event on the highway in Buriram. Five motorcycles slammed into a red pick up that was braking and turning into the PTT gas station in Ban Yang district around 11.30 pm on Saturday night. Rescue medics performed CPR at the scene that was utter carnage with…

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Buriram “Walking Street Market” Open On Monday May 7 In Honour Of PM

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Buriram “Walking Street Market” Open On Monday May 7 In Honour Of PM

Buriram’s Walking Street Market which is held on Saturdays and Sundays from 4pm until 10.30pm will be open this Monday (May 7) from 12noon until 10pm in honour of the Prime Minister and the Cabinet’s visit to Buriram for one of their “on the road” cabinet meetings. As the name suggests, the road is closed…

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Junta Not Trying To “Headhunt” Buriram Politicians

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Junta Not Trying To “Headhunt” Buriram Politicians

BHUM JAI THAI Party head Anutin Charnvirakul yesterday played down suggestions that party members might be headhunted after it was revealed that the junta’s mobile Cabinet would take place in Buri Ram province next month. Buri Ram is a political stronghold for Bhum Jai Thai and is the base of its prominent politician Newin Chidchob,…

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Buriram Man Arrested After Threatening His 5 Year-Old Son With A Knife Live On Facebook

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Buriram Man Arrested After Threatening His 5 Year-Old Son With A Knife Live On Facebook

  A 29-year-old man, who held his five-year-old son at knifepoint at their Buriram home while threatening in a Facebook Live broadcast to kill the boy because his wife had left him for another man, was apprehended early Wednesday morning after 10 hours of negotiations. Weerapong Boonkong locked himself with his five-year-old son on Tuesday…

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Transport Frequency To Buri Ram To Be Increased During MotoGP

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Transport Frequency To Buri Ram To Be Increased During MotoGP

Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith said more flights, buses and trains will ply to and from Buri Ram from early October for the Moto GP 2018 race. Arkom said it was expected that some 200,000 fans will travel to the northeastern province to watch the races from October 5 to 7 hence frequency of transportation will…

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Isaan and International Kite Festival Coming Up In Buri Ram

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Isaan and International Kite Festival Coming Up In Buri Ram

The An International Kite Festival that will highlight the traditional kites of Isaan people will be held in Buri Ram’s Huay Raj district on Friday and Saturday. (Feb 23 & 24) District office and local administrations will organise the 31st Isaan and International Kites Festival at the competition field near the Ramkhamhaeng University Buri Ram…

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Buriram Marathon This Sunday So Some Roads Will Be Closed On Sunday From 2am To 11am

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Buriram Marathon This Sunday So Some Roads Will Be Closed On Sunday From 2am To 11am

Distances Fun Run  Sun, 11 February 2018 The race starts at 06:30AM  5.5km Mini Marathon  Sun, 11 February 2018 The race starts at 06:00AM  10km Half Marathon  Sun, 11 February 2018 The race starts at 05:30AM  21.098km Marathon  Sun, 11 February 2018 The race starts at 04:00AM …

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GOMS Buriram Charity Killer Pool Competition

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GOMS Buriram Charity Killer Pool Competition

A good turn out for The GOMS Killer Pool Comp and for Harley Bar Route 288. 25 people entered the competition both Thai and farang men and ladies, watched by a big audience. There was a great atmosphere and fun was had by all. The winner was Steve (pictured on the left ). Steve won…

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