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CHON BURI, 28 October 2011  –A large number of flood victims have fled to Chon Buri where accommodations are easy to find and provincial authorities are ready to facilitate their…

Floods kill 373, affect 2 mil.

Saturday, 29 October 2011 By NNT
BANGKOK, 28 October 2011  – The floods have affected more than two million people and claimed more than 300 lives.
BANGKOK, 27 October 2011  – Metropolitan Waterworks Authority (MWA) has urged residents in provinces on the western side of the Chao Phraya River to boil the tap water before drinking…
BANGKOK, 27 October 2011  - Soldiers from all units have been instructed to assist flood victims and operate at flood-risk areas in the country around the clock.
BANGKOK, 27 October 2011 -Mochit Bus Terminal 2 is reportedly packed with passengers wanting to return home as Bangkok is threatened with flood.
Safeguarding Bangkok from floods has been a major challenge for the government throughout the past few months. However, after several unsuccessful attempts to keep the capital dry, it is now…
BANGKOK, 27 October 2011  – Traffic has become heavily congested in Pattaya and Khao Yai National Park as Bangkok residents are escaping the city ahead of the massive flood forecast…
BANGKOK, 26 October 2011 -Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Thai Airforce (RTA),Air Chief Marshal Itthaporn Subhawong issued an order to move all aircrafts out of the RTA Airstrip in Don Mueang…

Toxic smoke injures 4

Friday, 28 October 2011 By NNT
PATHUM THANI, 26 October 2011  - Four residents in Nonthaburi reportedly suffered toxic smoke inhalation after the embankment in Pathum Thani province broke open yesterday.
BANGKOK, 26, October 2011  – The Department of Highways (DOH) requested people to keep out of 92 roads in 20 provinces which are affected by flooding.
NONTHABURI, 26 October 2011  – The prolonged flooding has posed mental health problems to a huge number of people which could go beyond medical officials’ ability to handle.
BANGKOK, 26 October 2011  – The water level in front of Don Mueang Airport continues to rise as officials are hurriedly reinforcing the dyke with stone mix and evacuating the…
BANGKOK, 26 October 2011  – Residents in Sai Mai district have evacuated from the area after the flood water rose to more than one meter high.

Two killed, 40 wounded, Yala bombings

Thursday, 27 October 2011 By MCOT
YALA, Oct 26 - Two persons were killed and over 40 others were wounded in a dozen bombings yesterday in the southern border province of Yala.
BANGKOK, Oct 26 – The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) is ready to evacuate about 1,600 flood victims currently sheltering in Bangkok to new temporary shelters in nearby provinces, SRT…