This news page will keep the expats living in Isaan up to date with the news in Thailand and news around the world.
- Yingluck faces 11 power-abuse cases
As ex-prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra awaits the Supreme Court's verdict on the rice-pledging scheme, 11 other cases linked to her that may in [...]
- Planning the key to creating a great city
When experts say Bangkok has been developed without urban planning, I couldn't agree more as I look at Google Maps and see how the great sprawl o [...]
- Tarring others so military regime shines
The fate of politicians under the current military regime doesn't look very bright.
- Come clean on graft panel
The military regime under Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has showed strong determination in fighting corruption. Earlier this month, it took the bold decision [...]
- CSD seeks Watana's arrest for 'rebellion'
Arrest warrants are being sought for Watana Muangsook, a Pheu Thai Party key figure and former commerce minister, and two other suspects on suspicion [...]
- Military pulls bail for Pai Dao Din
The Military Court has revoked bail for activist Jatupat "Pai Dao Din" Boonpattararaksa, who allegedly took part in an anti-coup protest in [...]
- NRSA proposals outdated, says iLaw
The National Reform Steering Assembly (NRSA) has offered outdated reform recommendations after spending more than a billion baht on the task, says iLa [...]
- Sonca leaves ruinous signature
From a rail track buried under mudflow to several thousand rai of farmland swallowed by floods, tropical depression Sonca left its mark on the Northea [...]
- Police deny stalling on 'Boss' case
National police chief Chakthip Chaijinda denied Thursday that his officers were "dragging their feet" in bringing fugitive Vorayuth "Bo [...]
- Accused Vietnamese, Indonesian assassins to plead innocent
KUALA LUMPUR - Two women accused of poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea's ruler in a bizarre airport assassination are expected t [...]