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Floods continue to hit Phatthalung

Wednesday, 27 February 2013 By NNT
PHATTHALUNG, 26 February 2013 Heavy rain and runoff from the Ban That mountain range continue to flood low-lying areas in Phatthalung province, putting at least five districts under over 1…
BANGKOK, 24 February 2013 The Metropolitan Waterworks Authority (MWA) is preparing measures to deal with a possible power outage on April 5th which may affect water supply production. Meanwhile, the…
BANGKOK, 24 February 2013  More than 100 members of a rally group called “the Unquiet Force” have called on Bangkok gubernatorial voters to cast no vote for proxies of politicians,…

Govt working hard to battle drought

Monday, 25 February 2013 By NNT
BANGKOK, 24 February 2013  The government promises to do the utmost to help drought-hit people by integrating the work of all relevant units and the digging of 2,400 groundwater wells. 
LAMPHUN, Feb 23 - This northern province has declared 30 sub-districts of 7 districts disaster zones from drought, with an initial relief budget allocated at Bt40 million.
BANGKOK, Feb 23 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Saturday urged the public to have confidence in the government's plans and measures to address the possible power supply crisis in…
SEOUL, Feb 24 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Sunday met with South Korean President Lee Myung-bak in South Korea on the occasion that he was leaving office and being…
BANGKOK, 22 February 2013 (Update) -The Ministry of Public Health is promoting the use of condoms, after finding that teenagers are 3-9 times more likely to contract HIV than an…
BANGKOK, 22 February 2013 The government is poised to set up a Thai cultural center in China in a bid to raise awareness of Thai culture in the East Asian…
BANGKOK, 22 February 2013 The Science Ministry is warning parents to beware of the downsides of the Furby craze, being witnessed now across Thailand. 

Bangkok Sinking Faster

Saturday, 23 February 2013 By MCOT
Successive Bangkok governments have invested billions of baht in building embankment systems and used several other means to protect the heart of Bangkok. However, surveillance results from Thaichote, the first…
CHIANG MAI, Feb 22 - Fire in the emergency ward building at Nakhon Ping Hospital in this northern city prompted an emergency patient evacuation and confusion for a time.
BANGKOK, Feb 22 - Thailand's Election Commission (EC) on Thursday said about 70 per cent of young voters are expected to cast ballots in the upcoming Bangkok gubernatorial election.
BANGKOK, Feb 22 - The United States will investigate an accident involving a US Marine Corps helicopter that made an emergency landing in northern Thailand during the annual Cobra Gold…
BANGKOK, Feb 22 – A proposal to grant conditional amnesty to southern militants will be submitted to a high-level committee chaired by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra in an attempt to…