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CHON BURI, March 1 - Police here seized pirated goods in the seaside resort town of Pattaya, worth some Bt15 million, according to the Department of Special Investigation (DSI).
BANGKOK, 29 February 2012  - The prime minister is set to make an official visit to Japan at the beginning of March, with plans to boost Japanese investors' confidence in…
BANGKOK, 29 February 2012  - The country's anti-graft agency has resolved to confiscate the assets of a former Permanent Secretary to the Transport Ministry, who has been a subject of…
BANGKOK, 28 February 2012  - According to the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB), the famous social networking site, facebook, has partly contributed to the cause of unwanted teen…

Dry Mekong River affecting water supply

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 By NNT
NAKHON PHANOM, 28 February 2012  – Drought has taken over many provinces in the Northeast. The Mekong River, the lifeline for local farmers, has run dry, affecting transportation and water…
BANGKOK, Feb 28 – Thailand’s Criminal Court on Tuesday sentenced 68-year-old Surachai Danwattananusorn to 15 years in jail for speeches judged to have insulted the monarchy, but his prison term…
BANGKOK, Feb 27 – Thailand’s national police chief Pol Gen Prewpan Dhamapong said on Monday that the Malaysian authorities have extended the extradition procedures for a detained Iranian allegedly involved…

Presumed insurgent shot dead in Yala

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 By MCOT
YALA, Feb 28 – Soldiers on Monday night clashed with presumed insurgents, killing one in this southern border province.
CHIANG RAI, Feb 27 - Dust particles in this northern province on Monday were measured at the highest level in the region at 295.5 micrograms per cubic metre, its governor…
CHIANG MAI, Feb 27 – The Northern Royal Rainmaking Centre initiate its first operation to fight haze and drought in Thailand’s northern provinces on Monday afternoon by inducing moisture in…
BANGKOK, Feb 26 – The Department of Land Transport will soon kickoff a new project to control speed limits of passenger vans, using Radio Frequency Identification (RFI) technology.
PHUKET, Feb 26 - The police in this southern resort province of Phuket detained 65 ethnic Rohingyas from Myanmar after their boat was damaged by strong waves and washed aground…
LAMPANG, Feb 26 - Haze in this northern province on Sunday has caused flight delays from low visibility of some 400 metres, the lowest since January.
BANGKOK, Feb 27 -- One Iranian suspect was detained on Sunday after police raided a rented room at Nasa Vegas Tower in eastern Bangkok’s Khlong Ton area, where another Iranian…
BANGKOK, 25 February 2012  - The lower Northeast, the central region and the East are forecast to experience hot weather and scattered thundershowers during these few days due to the…