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BANGKOK, Jan 14 - National police chief Pol Gen Prewpan Dhamapong on Saturday denied that Atris Hussein, a 48 year-old Lebanese man with suspected links to a militant group in…
YALA, Jan 12 - Justice Minister Pol Gen Pracha Promnog on Thursday reaffirmed that the government will consider compensation package for victims of Deep South violence based on the same…

Canalside homes flooded in Songkhla

Saturday, 14 January 2012 By MCOT
SONGKHLA, Jan 13 – Up to a hundred households along a canal in Songkhla’s Hat Yai district have been inundated by a second round of flooding this year.
NARATHIWAT, Jan 13 – A flash flood from the Sankalakhiri mountain range in Narathiwat’s Sukhirin district and heavy downpour damaged a section of road and a bridge.
BANGKOK, Jan 13 -- Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm Yoobamrung on Friday said he has ordered metropolitan police to reopen the investigation of the assassination of late army specialist Maj-Gen…
Activists ask court to stop planned Thai troop withdrawal from disputed border BANGKOK, Jan 11 – Thai nationalist activistts on Wednesday sought court approval to suspend the Thai government order…
PM assures Japan of Thai govt support for Japanese entrepreneurs BANGKOK, Jan 11 --Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Wednesday reassured Japan'™s visiting Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Yukio…
ASEAN urges US, EU to end Myanmar sanctions SIEM REAP, Jan 12 -- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Wednesday agreed to encourage the United States and the…
The authorities are clamping on down on entertainment venues for illegal drugs and ones that are employing ladies under the age of 18.

Dead British Man found on Pattaya beach

Thursday, 12 January 2012 By PMTV
At 5:30 am on the 8th of January the police were alerted that a dead body had been found on the beach.
At the Inside Garden Resort on the evening of the 8th of January Mr. Kim Kwang-ho, the president of Korean Restaurant Club in Pattaya  with his Korean business friends treated…

Hoteliers let their hair down for a special Dusit new years party

Wednesday, 11 January 2012 Issue Vol. XX No. 2 By PMTV
On the evening of the 5th of January at The Point of the Dusit Thani Pattaya Khun Chatchawal Supachayanont the hotel's General Manager presided over a special New Years celebration…
Police hunting gunman in rubber protest shooting SONGKHLA, Jan 11 – The governor of Songkhla todaay ordered police to hunt down a gunman in a black sedan who fired several…
Rubber protest on hold; compromise expected next week SONGKHLA, Jan 10 – Falling rubber prices annd rising anger on the part of Thai rubber growers resulted in blocked roads and…
Cabinet approves Bt2 billion compensation for protest victims BANGKOK, Jan 10 - The cabinet on Tuesday resolved to pay Bt2 billion to compensate all the victims of political rallies which…