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  • 10 Isan food you need to try at least once
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    The northeastern region of Thailand, Isan, is perhaps one of the most underrated regions in the country in terms of tourism. Nevertheless, Isan delicious cuisine dominates the Thai culinary scene. You can find most of the region’s dishes across the country, whether in restaurants or street food stalls. Bordering with Laos, Isan food has strong Laotian influences. The dishes tend to be spicy and flavorful because they contain a lot of herbs and spices. Below, we’ve compiled 10 delicious Isan food you have to try while you’re in Thailand. 1. Som Tum (Papaya Salad) Som tum, or papaya salad, is The story 10 Isan food you need to try at least once as seen on Thaiger News.

  • VIDEO: Floods tear through highway in northeast Thailand
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    Dramatic aerial footage of floods in northeast Thailand reveals water hurling through a 30-metre gap in the highway that links Rasi Sali district, Srisaket province to Phon Sai district, Roi Et province. Floods have turned the surrounding farmland into what looks like a reservoir after several days of heavy rain. As water levels rose, pressure built up and finally burst through the road yesterday at 11am. Travel between the two districts has become impossible. Farmers are trying to deliver grass to cows that are reportedly stuck on “islands” in the colossal flood. One villager attempting to help cows got swept away The story VIDEO: Floods tear through highway in northeast Thailand as seen on Thaiger News.

  • 13 murdered, including 7 kids by Russian neo-Nazi
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    Thirteen people were murdered by a terrorist wearing a balaclava and a black t-shirt sporting a Nazi symbol today at a school in Russia. Seven children were among the 13 dead while another 21 were injured before the gunman shot and killed himself. The shooting took place in Izhevsk, the capital of the Udmurtia region about 600 miles east of Moscow. The gunman, wearing black pants, black jacket, a swastika t-shirt, and a black balaclava, shot a school security guard before walking into the school and opening fire on children, many of them as young as seven years old. Children The story 13 murdered, including 7 kids by Russian neo-Nazi as seen on Thaiger News.

  • Vegetarian Festival on Yaowarat Road starts today
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    Great news for those living on the veg, the Vegetarian Festival is back on Yaowarat Road in Bangkok after a two-year pandemic absence. Vegetarians from all over “vegiverse” can get down to the “beet” and “shake the mushroom” from today until October 4. Thai-Chinese people all over the country celebrate the vegetarian festival, or Kin Jay in Thai, every year for nine days and nights from the first to the ninth day of the ninth month according to the Chinese lunar calendar. And this year, the festival falls on September 26 to October 4. Yaowarat Road boasts arguably the biggest The story Vegetarian Festival on Yaowarat Road starts today as seen on Thaiger News.

  • Thailand News Today | Baht continues surge against strong dollar
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

      With the US dollar strengthening and Thailand’s struggling economy, economic experts predict the baht to reach 38 to the dollar by the end of this year.  The head of capital markets research for Kasikorn Bank believes the baht will continue its instability along with the global money markets as a result of domestic and international factors. While the US dollar continues to grow in value against foreign currencies due to the hawkish continued federal fund rate hikes, the Bank of Thailand’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is likely to boost its benchmark policy rate from 0.75% to 1% in a The story Thailand News Today | Baht continues surge against strong dollar as seen on Thaiger News.

  • VIDEO: Fire falls like rain from communication cables in Bangkok
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    Fire fell like rain onto the road in Bangkok this morning in yet another communication cable fire. The clip was filmed near the entrance of Nidhiprinya School in Din Daeng district at around 4am. Burning plastic dripped from the amass of glowing cables onto the and onto a lorry parked below. The Twitter user who posted the clip said the fire was swiftly extinguished. Luckily no one was injured and the only damage done was to the contents of the lorry. It is unclear whether the fire impacted power in the area. In July, communication cables caught fire causing a big The story VIDEO: Fire falls like rain from communication cables in Bangkok as seen on Thaiger News.

  • Father allegedy kills daughter’s cat for stealing his meatballs
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    A Thai father faces up to three-years in prison for allegedly killing his daughter’s cat for stealing his meatballs. The man’s daughter filed a complaint with the Watchdog Thailand Foundation (WDT) to teach her father a lesson. The 25 year old May accused her father, 69 year old Paisarn, of killing her cat last Saturday, September 24. The young woman shares a turbulent relationship with her father and told the Thai media that she left home to live on her own because of his hot temper. May added she no longer talks to him but still has a good relationship The story Father allegedy kills daughter’s cat for stealing his meatballs as seen on Thaiger News.

  • Whale watching season begins in Phetcha Buri
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    In Phetcha Buri province in central Thailand, whale watching season is underway. Bryde’s whales are in the region and they are usually most visible between October and December. The province, famous for its tourist hub of Cha-Am and National Park rainforest, expects to see these majestic sea creatures between now and the end of the year. At one point about a decade ago, Thailand was estimated to be down to just 20 of these whales, but officials believe that they repopulated to about 70 in the Gulf of Thailand, according to the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources. With fewer The story Whale watching season begins in Phetcha Buri as seen on Thaiger News.

  • Top 10 studio condos in Phuket (2022)
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    If you have a limited budget but don’t want to compromise on location in Phuket, a studio condo can be the right choice for you. Many studio condos sacrifice style in favour of practicality and efficiency. Still, plenty of studio condos on the island are tastefully designed. Therefore, they’re not only practical and livable but also very stylish. Moreover, some of them even boast balconies, so you can step out for fresh air and maybe enjoy ocean views in the luxury of your own private space. With the help of Thaiger Property, we’ve picked the best studio condos in Phuket The story Top 10 studio condos in Phuket (2022) as seen on Thaiger News.

  • Thai court overwhelmed with evidence in Forex-3D fraud case
    on September 26, 2022 at 11:10 pm

    UPDATE #2 Thailand’s Criminal Court summoned famous actress “Pinky” and 23 other defendants in the Forex-3D fraud case to court today. Defendants gave testimony and the court examined evidence submitted by victims. However, there are so many documents from victims that the court will need to reconvene on November 29, 2022, to make further progress in the case. Among the 24 defendants who were summoned out of prison into court today include famous actress Savika “Pinky” Chaiyadej, her mother and brother, and CEO of Forex 3D Apirak Kotthi. The defendants are accused of defrauding victims of an estimated 2,489,820,321 baht The story Thai court overwhelmed with evidence in Forex-3D fraud case as seen on Thaiger News.