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BANGKOK, Oct 11 – A Thai man was arrested in a Sukhumvit neighbourhood Wednesday on charges of luring Thai women into prostitution in Japan, police said.
BANGKOK, Oct 10 - Deputy Prime Minister Gen Yuthasak Sasiprapa instructed the army chief to step up security measures in the three southern border provinces as today is an anniversary…
BANGKOK, Oct 9 -- Deputy Prime Minister Yuthasak Sasiprapa said Tuesday that it is not possible to designate Friday as holiday but said security personnel will be reinforced to ensure…
UBON RATCHATHANI, Oct 10 – Six local men from this northeastern Thai province are in custody in neighbouring Laos where they have been held since the weekend on charges of…

Flooding stabilises in Kanchanaburi

Thursday, 11 October 2012 By MCOT
KANCHANABURI, Oct 10 – Flooding in the western province of Kanchanaburi remains stable and many roads are still under water, impassable for small vehicles.
BANGKOK, Oct 9 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra reassured the public on Tuesday that the government's rice pledging scheme would not cause further losses but will benefit farmers.
BANGKOK, Oct 9 – Immediate problems including exorbitant commodity prices, higher cost of living, floods and traffic congestion have put Bangkokians under severe strain, according to a survey by Bangkok…
NARATHIWAT, Oct 9 - A public health volunteer was gunned down in Narathiwat, and a couple was shot dead in Pattani on Tuesday.
KANCHANABURI, Oct 9 – Thailand’s western province of Kanchanaburi was hit by flashflood due to forest runoff and water that flow from nearby province of Ratchaburi.
BANGKOK, Oct 8 - Minister to the Prime Minister's Office Niwatthamrong Boonsongpaisal said on Monday that the report on the Yingluck Shinawatra administration's performance during its first year in office…
YALA, Oct 8 -- Police arrested a suspected insurgent in a search for illegal drugs in this southern border province on Monday.
BANGKOK, Oct 8 -- The ruling Pheu Thai Party acting executive board selected Wiroj Pao-in, party-listed MP, as its acting leader and said it will hold an extraordinary meeting later…

Yawi dialect TV starts January 1

Tuesday, 09 October 2012 By MCOT
BANGKOK, Oct 8 – The government will launch a television station in Yawi, a Malay dialect widely spoken in Thailand’s three southernmost provinces, starting Jan 1, Minister to the PM’s…
BANGKOK, Oct 8 – Thailand’s Crime Suppression Division arrested a Thai man alleged to have murdered a Japanese woman and escaped to Thailand for nearly 20 years.

No flood problem in Bangkok

Tuesday, 09 October 2012 By MCOT
BANGKOK, Oct 8 - Bangkok’s 50 districts are under the influence of low pressure weather system cell with Gaemi-induced mild downpours all day, but there is no flood problem on…