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Bangkok Police tasked with expediting help for vagabonds

BANGKOK,(NNT) – The Ministry of Social Development and Human Security has assigned police and Bangkok officials to continue screening homeless people and beggars in...

Pattaya completes beggar sweep

Pattaya-area officials carried out their part of a nationwide Jan. 26-30 crackdown on beggars to address problems with human trafficking and social inequality. After...

Superstitious Bang Saray locals mistake homeless man for ghost

A homeless man seen eating offerings left at a Bang Saray shrine scared superstitious neighbors who believed he was a ghost looking to be...

Homeless sleep on beach

A homeless man sleeping off a bender in Pattaya drew almost no notice from passersby. The man, who appeared to be in his...

Pattaya to launch homeless sweeps twice monthly

City and police agencies plan to sweep Pattaya’s streets for homeless people twice a month, placing repeat offenders into shelters or deporting them....

27 homeless people rounded up, sent to shelters

Social welfare officials rounded up 27 homeless people on Pattaya’s streets, taking them to area shelters. Officials from the...

Homeless problem needs greater attention

Using a telephone booth foundation as a pillow, yet another homeless person is having to sleep on the streets of Pattaya, ignored by...

Sweet dreams aren’t made of this

Whether he was sleeping off a bender at one of the many nearby bars or homeless, the foreign man snoozing outside the former public...

Khlong Takrao Permanent Elephant Dwelling

  Forest areas across the country have been deteriorating and have dwindled dramatically at the expense of Thailand's native elephant population. ...

Pattaya sweeps homeless off Jomtien Beach

  About 40 city officials and security officers swept through Jomtien Beach rounding up vagrants after numerous complaints from frightened tourists. Two of...

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Brown goes green

PSC Golf from the Pattaya Links Golf Society Monday, April 15, Eastern Star – Stableford 1st Mike Tottenham (19) 37pts 2nd Paul Chesney (21) 35pts 3rd Kae Dayton (22) 35pts 4th Pete Seil...

Millions spent, but central Pattaya roadworks fail to end flooding

Central Pattaya residents are complaining that nearly 3 million baht in roadwork has failed to alleviate the flooding it targeted. Nattapong Santaveesuk of the city’s...

Davies delivers at Pleasant Valley

PSC Golf from Siam Country Resort Pattaya Tuesday, April 16, Pleasant Valley – Stableford Many of our group left the city for Songkran or went back to...

Australia-Thailand naval exercise begins in Sattahip

The Thai and Australian navies launched their joined AusThai exercise. Royal Thai Fleet commander Adm. Noppadol Supakorn and Australian Ambassador Allan McKinnon kicked off the...

Schedule set for International Fireworks Festival

The International Fireworks Festival returns to Pattaya Beach May 24-25 with music and pyrotechnics. The effusively-named “Grand Magnificent Spectacular Celebration" will kick off each day...