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LOP BURI, 26 July 2013 The Central Region’s Rain Making Center has announced its plan to accelerate artificial rain making over Pasak Chonlasid Dam by moving 2 more planes from…
BANGKOK, 26 July 2013 Thailand is set to host the Thai-Lao Joint Boundary Committee meeting on August 15th, which is aimed at finding solution to problems in the border area…
BANGKOK, 26 July 2013 Privy Councilor Surayud Chulanont has called for unity among Thais, while denying allegations that he is backing up the anti-Thaksin Pitak Siam Group, which plans to…
BANGKOK, 26 July 2013 Transport Minister Chadchart Sittipunt has urgently worked to tighten regulations around trucks in his bid to reduce road accidents, while truck owners call for more rest…
Samut Prakan is known as one of the top revenue-spinning provinces of Thailand, with countess factories, Bangkok's bustling gateway airport, and as a gateway to the sea as well. But…
YALA, July 26 - Banners bearing strong anti-government messages were spread in many areas of Thailand's insurgency-torn southern region this morning.
BANGKOK, July 26 – Thailand's opposition Democrat Party has opted to not propose its own version of the Amnesty Bill to the House of Representatives to cool political tension, according…

PM leads first defence meeting

Saturday, 27 July 2013 By MCOT
BANGKOK, July 26 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra exercised her authority as Thailand's defence minister for the first time today by chairing a Defence Council meeting with top brass.
BANGKOK, July 25 - Thailand's illegal migrant worker management committee has resolved to extend the deadline to register undocumented workers from Lao PDR, Myanmar and Cambodia for one more year,…
PHUKET, July 25 - Thailand has set up a tourist protection centre on the Andaman Sea tourist island, targeting to improve safety in tourism as well as to tackle mafia-related…
PHUKET, 25 July 2013 The Phuket Provincial Administration has teamed up with the TAT, the police and Phuket Airport to stamp out foreign mafia and illegal taxi drivers in the…
BANGKOK, 24 July 2013 The health ministries of Thailand and Cambodia have agreed to jointly care for people who reside along the two countries' border area, while Thailand has also…
Bangkok, 24 July 2013, Authorities will summon Design 2009 Company Limited, and other related parties to acknowledge charges for the collapse of the Ratanakosin Bicentennial Bridge in Ayuthya, on April…

Floods hit parts of Chiang Mai

Thursday, 25 July 2013 By NNT
CHIANG MAI, 24 July 2013 Heavy overnight rains in Chiang Mai have flooded parts of the municipal areas, paralyzing traffic. 
BANGKOK, 24 July 2013 The Transport Ministry is stepping up measures on the safety of public transport, especially buses, urging the Transport Company to check its tour bus condition regularly. 
CHANTHABURI, July 24 -- The flood situation in Thailand's eastern province of Chanthaburi is still critical as the water level in some areas has reached more than one metre high…
CHANTHABURI, July 24 – Heavy rains and run-off water have wreaked havoc in this eastern seaboard province where patients were moved out of the provincial hospital and more than 10…
NARATHIWAT, July 24 -Two teachers were killed, and another teacher as well as two police officers were wounded in a bombing ambush in this restive southern province as the army…
BANGKOK, July 23 - The government should be proactive in communicating to the world on the situation in the southern border provinces instead of making sporadic comments and interviews on…
BANGKOK, 23 July 2013 The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says female smokers who are taking birth control pills have a very high risk of death, adding that female smokers…