'Stay inside'

'Stay inside'

Police advise ousted former Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa not to leave his hotel in the heart of Bangkok for security reasons for as long as he stays in Thailand.

15:38 19

Danger remains

A car was heavily damaged on Rama II Rd when a canvas filled with rainwater fell from an incomplete elevated road structure on Thursday night, just weeks after a fatal bridge collapse on the same route.

13:16 15
Danger remains

Crisis and measures

The government will roll out a set of measures to ease the economic impact of the global fuel crisis caused by the Russia-Ukraine war.

05:00 29
Crisis and measures

Beginning of end?

As Hong Kong takes its first steps towards cracking down on cannabidiol, businesses specialising in CBD-infused beers, coffees and other products are scrambling to work out what comes next.

07:33 9
Beginning of end?

Nobody's safe

It should take about three years from the emergence of Covid-19 for it to infect most of Thailand's population, a virologist said citing past surveillance of the virus.

06:44 96
Nobody's safe

Temporary stay

Former Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa, having fled his country and seen his Singapore visa expire, arrives in Thailand but won't be here for long, the government says.

11 Aug 2022 32
Temporary stay

Director charged as script gets weirder

Police have decided to press charges against film director and fight choreographer Ramai "Danny" Moriphan, who was repatriated from Myanmar on Tuesday.

04:41 8
Director charged as script gets weirder

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Celebrating motherhood

Celebrating motherhood

On the occasion of HM Queen Sirikit's 90th birthday, the National Library of Thailand is holding an exhibition of books exploring the roles of mothers in society.

06:45
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