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BANGKOK, July 15 - Thailand''s Education Ministry and the British Council are holding a four-day orientation for 197 British volunteers before they start working as teacher assistants in schools nationwide.
BANGKOK, July 15 – Thai Deputy Defence Minister Yuthasak Sasiprapa will lead the Thai delegation to the Thai-Lao Joint Boundary Committee (JBC) in Vientiane on Thursday, according to ministry spokesman…
BANGKOK, July 15 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has ordered an investigation into Sunday's shooting in Narathiwat as the National Security Council (NSC) assured the public that security personnel remain…
MAHA SARAKHAM, July 15 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra asked the public to stop passing on rumours about so-called contaminated rice packages on social media sites or words of mouth,…
BANGKOK, 15 July 2013 The Department of Special Investigation is preparing to issue an arrest warrants for disgraced monk Phra Wirapol Sukphol on Wednesday, while compiling evidence to convict him…
BANGKOK, July 15 – A woman from Si Sa Ket province claiming to be an ex-wife of defrocked Buddhist monk Wirapol Sukpol filed a complaint with the Department of Special…
BANGKOK, 14 July 2013 Thai students have won 1 silver and 2 bronze medals from the International Olympiad in Informatics 2013, recently held in Australia.
BANGKOK, 14 July 2013 Over 5,000 people in the lower northeastern part of Thailand have been found with dengue fever, 5 of which have died of the disease.
BANGKOK, 13 July 2013 Former Secretary-General of ASEAN Surin Pitsuwan has expressed his concerns over the country’s education system, saying it has not been very effective despite a large amount…
BANGKOK, 13 July 2013 The Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) has announced its stance on the situation in the insurgency-plagued areas, saying it will tone down violence during the holy month…

PM visits Northeastern provinces

Tuesday, 16 July 2013 By MCOT
BANGKOK, July 14 – Thailand's Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Sunday led ministers to northeastern provinces of Maha Sarakham and Buri Ram to follow up progress of several government projects.
SAMUT PRAKAN, July 14 Three Turkish nationals with outstanding arrest warrants on robbery charges were apprehended today in Samut Prakan province, according to a police press briefing led by Deputy…
NONG KHAI, July 13 -- The Royal Thai Navy's Mekong Riverine Operation Unit in the Northeastern province of Nong Khai on Saturday arrested two smugglers and seized some 300 cobras…
NAKHON PHANOM, July 13 -- A school van driver was arrested in Thailand's northeastern province of Nakhon Phanom for attempting to smuggle Siamese rosewood to the neighbouring Lao PDR.
BANGKOK, 12 July 2013 The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is inviting all Thais to stop drinking during the auspicious occasion of Buddhist Lent which lasts 3 months, starting July 23.
BANGKOK, 12 July 2013 Chiang Mai northern province has unveiled the world’s biggest 3D art museum called “Art in Paradise” and also the first in Thailand’s North. It was founded…
BANGKOK, 12 July 2013 The Prime Minister is now focusing on implementing the planned agricultural zoning along with 2 other projects in order to balance the country’s agricultural system.
BANGKOK, July 12 - Malaysia will hold a news briefing on ceasefire in Thailand's southern border region during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan this afternoon, according to Thailand's National…
BANGKOK, July 12 - Thai Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul said Friday Thailand is ready to work with Indonesia to foster cooperation in several aspects.
BANGKOK, July 12 --The star-studded Chelsea football club squad, led by new manager Jose Mourinho and star players Frank Lampard and John Terry, arrived Bangkok today for an exhibition match…