Thailand Bangkok Most Recent Tue, 05 Dec 2023 15:27:00 +0700Two police, suspect wounded in Pattani drug bust
Two police officers and a drug suspect were wounded by gunshots from a second suspect during a successful police sting operation in Yaring district of Pattani on Monday night.Tue, 05 Dec 2023 13:29:00 +0700King's second son joins Thais in paying respect to late King Bhumibol
Vacharaesorn Vivacharawongse, the second-eldest son of HM the King, joined Thais in paying respect to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great at Chalerm Prakiart Park in Dusit district, Bangkok, on Tuesday, which is Father’s Day.Tue, 05 Dec 2023 12:50:00 +0700King Charles' blue tie speaks volumes to Greeks
NEW YORK - Can a tie really bind you to an opinion? Greek and British journalists traded flurries of speculation last week after King Charles III wore a bright blue cravat (and matching pocket square) as he addressed the COP28 climate conference in D...Tue, 05 Dec 2023 11:35:00 +0700Raid on smuggler's tugboat nets tonnes of crystal meth
Police seized 2 tonnes of crystal methamphetamine from a large tugboat and arrested 13 fleeing suspects at a pier in Bang Pakong district of Chachoengsao on Monday night.Tue, 05 Dec 2023 09:11:00 +0700White House warns Putin could win if Ukraine aid dries up
WASHINGTON - The White House issued a dire warning Monday that US aid for Ukraine will run out by the end of the year, adding that Russian President Vladimir Putin could win the war if Congress fails to agree fresh funding.
Thailand Bangkok Top Stories Tue, 05 Dec 2023 06:55:00 +0700Lawmakers to offer feedback on charter
MPs and senators will be sought for their opinions on how a referendum on a charter amendment should be held after the parliament session reconvenes on Dec 12, according to a referendum hearing sub-panel.Tue, 05 Dec 2023 06:42:00 +0700Groups urge govt to scrap 4am opening
Temperance groups and road safety advocates are urging the government to rethink its plan to allow bars, clubs and other entertainment venues to operate until 4am, saying authorities have not taken the necessary precautions to prevent alcohol-related...Tue, 05 Dec 2023 06:06:00 +0700BCPG planning to sell solar farms in Japan
BCPG Plc, the power generation arm of energy conglomerate Bangchak Group, has decided to sell all nine of its solar farms in Japan in a move to adjust a long-term renewable energy investment.Tue, 05 Dec 2023 06:03:00 +0700Thai PBS calls for trial of 4K hi-res broadcasting platform
Thai Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) has proposed to the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) a trial of the 4K high-resolution broadcasting platform, airing content in 16 provinces.Tue, 05 Dec 2023 05:57:00 +0700Cabinet okays B8bn package for sugarcane farmers
The mobile cabinet on Monday greenlighted incentives worth 8 billion baht for sugarcane farmers who agree to cut fresh sugarcane without burning the residue, a move aimed at helping reduce the amount of PM2.5 dust in the 2022/23 harvest year.