04 Apr 2013 : Myanmar’s ambassador expects some of the Myanmar prisoners in Thai jails will be granted amnesty or penalty reductions on His Majesty King Bhumibol’s 86th birthday this coming December.
04 Apr 2013 : A home-made bomb went off near a building used to sort fruit in Tanyongmat Municipality in Rangae district of Narathiwat province on Thursday afternoon, but caused no casualties.
04 Apr 2013 : The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went up 7.94 points, or 0.52%, to close at 1,528.46 points at the end of trading session this afternoon. The trade value was 60.93 billion baht, with 15.90 billion shares traded.
04 Apr 2013 : The Philippine government said Thursday it planned to investigate an allegation that the eldest daughter of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos was the beneficiary of a secret offshore trust.
04 Apr 2013 : The joint parliament meeting which passed three charter amendment bills in the first reading might be unconstitutional and have violated meeting regulations, opposition chief whip Jurin Laksanavisit said on Thursday.
04 Apr 2013 : Toll fees will be waived for vehicles on two motorways, Highway 9 Bang Pa In–Bang Phli and Highway 7 Bangkok–Chon Buri, during the Songkran festival to reduce traffic congestion during the annual exodus to the provinces.
04 Apr 2013 : The water in the Chiang Mai city moat has been tested and is considered "safe" for fun-filled activities over the Songkran holiday, city authorities said on Thursday.
04 Apr 2013 : The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) has dismissed an assets declaration case accusing Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra of concealing a 30 million baht loan to a company in which her husband Anusorn Amornchat was a shareholder.
04 Apr 2013 : Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Thursday he is "cautiously optimistic" of victory on election day if his party can overcome its internal woes.
04 Apr 2013 : Gold speculators should not rush to purchase gold at this time despite a sharp drop in the price because gold could could fall even further, Jitti Tangsithpakdi, chairman of Gold Traders Association, said on Thursday.