Charges likely

Charges likely

Alarms ringing over a celebrity DJ's virus-spreading birthday bash, with health officials seekng legal action against the organisers and attendees accused of withholding information.

13:59 1

+756 Covid

The government reports 746 more local infections detected and 10 imported, raising the total to 16,221.

12:36 8
+756 Covid

Bans eased

Dine-in restaurants will be allowed to remain open until 11pm and alcohol can be served in all provinces except Samut Sakhon.

04:00 21
Bans eased

Clan's mum targeted

Crime Suppression Division will summon Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit's mother for questioning in connection with bribes given to an official at the Crown Property Bureau.

05:00 61
Clan's mum targeted

Grand station plan

The transport minister calls on the State Railway of Thailand to come up with a plan to generate at least B400m a year from its Bang Sue grand station's commercial space.

06:00 23
Grand station plan

Rohingya smuggling probe

Seven suspects have been detained in raids carried out in five provinces as part of the expansion of an investigation into a key Rohingya smuggling network.

04:52 5
Rohingya smuggling probe

Reopening borders

Several local residents and tourism operators surveyed want Thailand to reopen borders to international tourists with a 14-day quarantine still in place.

05:46 63
Reopening borders

Last updated: Jan 28, 2021 at 15:13 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:16,221
  • Recovered:11,287
  • Daily New Cases:756
  • Deaths:76
  • Rank:120
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Hidden in plain sight

Hidden in plain sight

Tens of thousands of commuters pass Phyathai Palace each day without realising the royal treasures nestled inside its grand doors.

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EUR
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36.4
GBP
40.19575
41.1
HDK
3.765
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1,048.11
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Covid restrictions eased

Dine-in restaurants will be allowed to remain open until 11pm and alcohol can be served in all provinces except Samut Sakhon, which remains a maximum and strict "dark red" control zone.

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