Thai taekwondo ace wins Manchester 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix

Thai female taekwondo ace Panipak Wongpattanakit, aka “Tennis”, captured the Manchester 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix in the 49kg category on Friday night, by beating Merve Dincel, her opponent from Turkey 2:0.   Panipak won the first game 3:1, followed by 3:2 in the second and final game.   The win is Panipak’s fourth Grand […]

Thai actor “Tono” begins charitable swim in Mekong River

Supporters and spectators showed up in droves on the Thai side of Mekong River in Nakhon Phanom province this morning (Saturday), to offer moral support to Thai actor Phakin Khamwilaisak, aka “Tono”, as he began his charitable swim project, “One Man & The River”, in which he plans to swim across the river to raise […]

Thailand’s Pata Zoo says it does not intend to sell its only gorilla

Pata Zoo has dismissed as groundless media reports that it is going to sell its only remaining gorilla for about 30 million baht.   The private zoo, which is located on the 6th and 7th floors of Pata Pinklao department store, said in a statement today (Saturday) that the zoo has never held talks with […]

Police say they will retrieve all guns stolen from Pak Kret station next week

Police are confident that they will be able to retrieve all 159 guns, stolen from Pak Kret police station over the past five years by a non-commissioned police officer, within the next few days.   Pol Maj-Gen Pananchai Chuenjaitham, deputy commissioner of Region 1 Provincial Police Bureau, said today (Saturday) that 41 weapons have been […]