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Tue, 23 Jul 2024 14:45:00 +0700
Thailand signals another U-turn on cannabis
Thailand will work towards controlling the use of cannabis through legislation instead of re-listing it as a narcotic, according to Deputy Prime Minister Anutin Charnvirakul, signalling yet another policy U-turn.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 13:03:00 +0700
Roadside bomb injures police in Songkhla
SONGKHLA:  Three  police officers were wounded and their patrol vehicle damaged when a roadside bomb detonated in Thepha district on Tuesday morning.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 12:53:56 +0700
School director murders ex-wife, 3 others
A former school director shot dead his ex-wife, her new husband, her mother and one other person at a house in Si Ka Ket province on Monday night.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 12:41:00 +0700
Home construction prices rise 3.8% in Q2
The price index of standard home construction in the second quarter of 2024 rose 3.8%, with the biggest increases seen in the prices of wood and wooden products, as well as labour wages.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 10:33:00 +0700
Motorists warned after bomb blast on main road in Pattani
PATTANI:  The army has advised motorists to be vigilant while travelling a section of the main road through this southernmost province after a roadside bomb injured six policemen on Monday night.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 09:56:00 +0700
Two speedboats crash off Samui, 1 dead
SURAT THANI: Two speedboats collided on Monday night near Koh Samui island, killing one person and injuring two others.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 09:08:00 +0700
Halting tilapia invasion 'a priority'
Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin has instructed the Agriculture and Cooperatives Ministry to ramp up its efforts to stop the spread of blackchin tilapia in the country.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 08:41:00 +0700
Deal on tollway fare ‘poorly thought out’
The Democrat Party has voiced strong opposition to Transport Minister Suriya Jungrungreangkit’s proposal to grant a 30-year extension to the operator of the Don Muang Tollway in exchange for a fare reduction to 50 baht.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 08:40:00 +0700
Wooden bulletproof vest claims refuted
The Royal Thai Police’s (RTP) Ordnance Division has denied it has distributed substandard bulletproof vests after a picture of body armour layered with plywood surfaced online.

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 08:25:00 +0700
Myanmar's embattled junta chief takes on role of nominal president
All duties of Myanmar's figurehead president have been transferred to the chief of the ruling junta, Min Aung Hlaing, after the nominal head of state was placed on medical leave following a period of prolonged illness, state television said on Monday...