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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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U.S. Federal jury convicts 5 in Thai sex trafficking trial

St. Paul, Minn. (AP) — Five people on trial for an alleged ring that prosecutors said sold Thai women for sex in the U.S....

Warning against waves and winds in Gulf of Thailand

Petchaburi – The Director of the South East Meteorological Center, Payao Muangngam, today relayed the second weather warning issued by the Meteorological Department for...

Chantaburi cathedral to hold Sweet Christmas 2018

Chantaburi - The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception has announced it will be holding “Sweet Christmas @ Chantaburi 2018” on December 22-24. Head of the...

Thai policeman arrested in killing of French man

Bangkok (AP) — A policeman was arrested for allegedly shooting and killing a French man Wednesday at a shopping plaza in Bangkok. Security video of...

Officials: Strasbourg market attack suspect killed

Strasbourg, France (AP) — The man authorities believe killed three people during a rampage near a Christmas market in Strasbourg died Thursday in a...

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