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BANGKOK, Jan 29 - Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said today she could not appease the demand of the Red Shirt group seeking the release of political prisoners, but said…
BANGKOK, Jan 29 – A group of Red Shirt activists rallied at Government House today, demanding the government’s promulgation of a law to grant amnesty to political prisoners held since…
BANGKOK, 30 January 2013  The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) has issued the latest warnings for residents in the upper part of Thailand against harsh weather conditions, expected…
BANGKOK, 7 February 2014  Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has responded to the demand by former Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister MR Pridiyathorn Devakula for her to step down, saying…
BANGKOK, 28 January 2013 Army Chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha denied the military had any role in the shooting of ASTV reporter cars, while also saying any disputes over the Thai-Cambodian…
BANGKOK, Feb 8 – The Election Commission (EC) has unanimously decided to propose the government to issue a royal decree for new elections in 28 constituencies in eight southern provinces.
BANGKOK, 28 January 2013  The Department of Land Transport (DLT) has announced that owners of defective car registration plates can ask for a new set of plates for free from…
BANGKOK, 28 January 2013 Police are launching an investigation into the gun attack on 4 ASTV news cars, while the motive behind the shooting is still unclear.

Thailand signs Ramsar Convention

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 By NNT
BANGKOK, 28 January 2013  Thailand has signed the Ramsar Convention or the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance, especially as Waterfowl Habitat, to express the country’s determination to preserve wetlands. 
BANGKOK, 28 January 2013  The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is preparing measures to increase voter turnout for the upcoming gubernatorial election to 70 percent. 
BANGKOK, 28 January 2013  After running blood tests on detained Rohingyas in the South, a forensic expert has found that some of them use drugs, and a few of them…

Pasak riverbank collapses in Ayutthaya

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 By NNT
AYUTTHAYA, 28 January 2013 A 300-meter long section of the Pasak riverbank in Ayutthaya province has collapsed, prompting mass evacuation by nearby residents. 
RANONG, Jan 28 -- A Thai army military task force has intercepted an illegal migrant worker trafficking ring in Ranong and detained 27 Myanmar nationals who were being smuggled into…
BANGKOK, Jan 28 – Pheu Thai Party leader Charupong Ruangsuwan said today that his party’s Bangkok campaign for the capital governorship will be intensified despite a recent poll which put…
BANGKOK, Jan 28 – The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) sought clarification from a variety of agencies on the plight and options for Thailand's well over a thousand Rohingya migrants,…