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BANGKOK, 17 January 2013 The Interior Minister has indicated that alcohol control laws will be strictly enforced to curb underage drinking and new drinkers across Thailand in an attempt to…
BANGKOK, Jan 17 – Former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and his then deputy Suthep Thaugsuban will file lawsuits against the head and four top officials of the Department of Special…
BANGKOK, Jan 17 – More than 800 Rohingya migrants arrested in the southern province of Songkhla last week will remain on Thai soil pending United Nations assistance on a humanitarian…
BANGKOK, Jan 17 – Thai and high-level Japanese are scheduled to hold bilateral talks this evening – the highlight of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s two-day visit to Bangkok.

Ancient human skeletons found in Buriram

Saturday, 19 January 2013 By NNT
BANGKOK, 16 January 2013  Ancient human skeletons believed to be at least 1,500 years old have been found in Buriram Province.
BANGKOK, 16 January 2013  A Japanese engineering firm will inspect Thai buildings, especially schools in Bangkok, and make suggestions on how to improve their structures to enable them to handle…

Police burn 1 ton of narcotic plants

Friday, 18 January 2013 By NNT
BANGKOK, 16 January 2013 Police have incinerated around 1 tons of narcotic plants generally known as 'kratom' as part of their drug eradication operation. 
SUKHOTHAI, 16 January 2013  Sukhothai Province plans to seek an allocation of 110 million baht from the upcoming mobile Cabinet meeting to finance its flood prevention project.
BANGKOK, 16 January 2013  The Foreign Ministry has held a discussion with related agencies on the solutions to the problem of Rohingya migrants in the country. 
BANGKOK, Jan 16 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra promised better welfare and risk allowances for teachers nationwide to mark National Teachers' Day today.
BANGKOK, Jan 15 – Thailand’s cabinet on Tuesday agreed to grant an additional three-month grace period to illegal migrant workers to stay in the kingdom so that they could complete…
  BANGKOK, Jan 16 – Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra kicked off the city’s gubernatorial election campaign for candidate Pongsapat Pongcharoen at a suburban fresh market today, promising to imprint smiles…
BANGKOK, 15 January 2013  Thailand is set to play host to an international summit on water, scheduled around the middle of May.
SONGKHLA, 15 January 2013  Several local organizations have been providing basic assistance to over 800 Rohingyas who were found in the South of Thailand while on their way to Malaysia.

Thai outstanding researchers honored

Friday, 18 January 2013 By NNT
BANGKOK, 15 January 2013  The National Research Council of Thailand has announced that it will hold an award presentation to honor outstanding researchers whose research papers form an important part…
BANGKOK, 15 January 2013  The Public Health Minister has told Thai residents not to panic over the flu epidemic in the US as the situation is now under control and…
CHIANG MAI, Jan 14 – About 260,000 people in Thailand’s northern provinces of Chiang Mai and Mae Hong Son have been affected by the current cold snap, and the provinces…
BURI RAM, Jan 15 -- A thousand endangered birds have been rescued in a raid at a petrol station in Thailand's northeastern province of Buri Ram.
BANGKOK, Jan 14 – The Thailand Patriots Network, a group of nationalists, on Monday filed a lawsuit against the Foreign Ministry and its senior officials for malfeasance, accusing them of…
BANGKOK, Jan 15 – The Cambodian embassy in Bangkok has informed the Thai Foreign Ministry on arrangements for the release of Ratree Pipattanapaiboon, charged with espionage and illegal entry, on…