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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…

More rain expected in South and North

Saturday, 23 February 2013 By NNT
BANGKOK, 21 February 2013 The Meteorological Department warned residents in the North and South of Thailand to brace for heavy rains during the next few days. 

Myanmar Navy ships dock at Thai port

Friday, 22 February 2013 By NNT
PHUKET, 21 February 2013  Myanmar Navy ships for the first time in 18 years berthed at Thai port on Wednesday, reflecting closer ties between the two countries. 
BANGKOK, Feb 21 - Defence Minister Sukumpol Suwanatat reaffirmed on Thursday that the government has made the right moves to tackle violence in Thailand's insurgency-torn deep South and that the…
BANGKOK, Feb 21 -- Thailand's Criminal Court on Thursday failed to reach a conclusion as to whether a Dusit Zoo zookeeper was killed by a government soldier or an anti-government…
BANGKOK, Feb 21 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is scheduled to visit South Korea this weekend to attend Ms Park Geun-hye's inauguration as president and will later visit Hong Kong…
BANGKOK, 20 February 2013  Doctors at Ramathibodi hospital in Bangkok have begun treatment for the 12-year-old Karen girl who was severely abused by her Thai kidnappers who tortured her while…