Stories By Arglit Boonyai
124 Aug 2015 Mon
Prayers, messages of support and religious services have been held throughout the week to pay respects to those who lost their lives in the deadly blast.
221 Aug 2015 Fri
Security experts acknowledge that while organisations such as the Islamic State or Al-Qaeda would have stepped forward immediately after the blast to claim responsibility, authorities should not be too quick to rule out the international connection.
317 Aug 2015 Mon
A Swiss national, who attempted to sell stolen data linked to the 1MDB case, was jailed in Thailand for blackmailing his former employer.
430 Jul 2015 Thu
Fiery former secretary-general of the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) and former deputy prime minister Suthep Thaugsuban has ended his year-long monkhood amid concerns that political tensions could rise following his return.
524 Jul 2015 Fri
A newly passed law in Thailand will give police the authority to arrest illegal street racers and illegal nightspots that sell alcohol to minors.
623 Jul 2015 Thu
A report released by the National Reform Commitee claimed that the Thai capital could be submerged within 20 years if action is not taken.
720 Jul 2015 Mon
The Thai government will discuss a campaign for the public to donate drinking water to drought-affected areas at its cabinet meeting on Tuesday (Jul 21).
817 Jul 2015 Fri
Thai police turn down Malaysia's request for information on Swiss national Xavier Andre Justo, who is accused of being part of a network that leaked information on state investment fund 1MDB.
915 Jul 2015 Wed
Residents of Thailand’s central province Pathum Thani province were cut off from clean tap water earlier this week as the country continues to face a crippling drought. Provincial officials quickly solved the problem but local communities are still suffering.
1003 Jul 2015 Fri
The Thai government is urging rice farmers to delay planting their crops due to a prolonged drought, but many are worried the move could jeopardise their own harvest and land them in debt.