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BANGKOK, Jan 24 – Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva and his deputy Suthep Thaugsuban filed a lawsuit against five senior officials of the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) for abusing…
BANGKOK, Jan 23 - Thailand's Department of Special Investigation (DSI) arrested two Nigerian men suspected of operating a scam misleading and luring Thai women, through social networking websites, who ended…
BANGKOK, 23 January 2013  Officials from the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) have inspected the sale of prepaid cards and new prepaid numbers in mobile phone shops in Siam…

UNHCR lending helping hand to Rohingyas

Thursday, 24 January 2013 By NNT
BANGKOK, 23 January 2013  The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday visited the detained Rohingyas in Songkhla Province to determine their need to move to another country. 
BANGKOK, 23 January 2013  The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is hopeful that there will be a significant number of voters who show up to exercise their rights at the upcoming…
BANGKOK, 23 January 2013 Police on Tuesday raided a traditional medicine factory in Pathumthani and seized several types of medicine that have been advertised on the internet and cable television…
BANGKOK, Jan 23 - The presentation ceremony for the 2012 Prince Mahidol Award in the fields of Medicine and Public Health will be held at the Chakri Throne Hall on…
BANGKOK, Jan 23 - Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation seized 11 otters at the country's main international airport and confiscated other protected species at the heart…
BANGKOK, Jan 23 – Thailand's Foreign Ministry has called on the world community and other countries to lend their hands in solving the problem of Rohingya migrants in the long…
BANGKOK, Jan 23 – An academic poll released today showed Democrat candidate Sukhumbhand Paribatra leading slightly and his rival Pongsapat Pongcharoen from the government bloc running almost neck and neck…
SONGKHLA, 22 January 2013 Donations for Rohingya migrants totaling 2 million baht have been made by Thais across the country, while measures to deal with the asylum seekers are being…
BANGKOK, 22 January 2013  The Pollution Control Department (PCD) has launched a caravan of its officials who will visit industrial sites possessing sources of pollution and explain them on a…
After registering for the Bangkok Governor race, all of the candidates have come up with different policies. Despite running as an independent candidate, former Police Chief Police General Seripisut Temiyavet…
BANGKOK, 21 January 2013 Defense Minister ACM Sukumpol Suwanatat is unworried about the current protest against Cambodia, in relation to the Preah Vihear dispute, while calling on all sides to…
BANGKOK, 21 January 2013  Army Commander-in-Chief Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha has confirmed Thailand is ready to provide humanitarian assistance to illegal Rohingya immigrants although the country, at the same time, needs…
NAKHON SAWAN, Jan 22 – Some 50 people in a tiny village, about 10 km from the provincial town in this Thai province, gateway to the North, have led their…

ISOC Ranong opposes sheltering Rohingya

Wednesday, 23 January 2013 By MCOT
RANONG, Jan 22 – The seaboard province of Ranong has expressed a severe disapproval of setting up a temporary shelter for Rohingya migrants who illegally entered Thailand in the past…
BANGKOK, Jan 21 – A Thai ultranationalist group rallied at the Royal Plaza in Bangkok today to protest against the world court’s ruling on the Phra Viharn (Preah Vihear) temple…
BANGKOK, Jan 22 - French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault is scheduled to visit Thailand early next month at the invitation of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
BANGKOK, Jan 22 – Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra today announced a package of national strategies to move the country forward for sustainable growth and readiness to be integrated into the…