VIDEO: This Week's Top Stories November 19

VIDEO: This Week's Top Stories November 19

This week: bar ban, rally shooting, vax warnings and a family tragedy.

Night entertainment venues and bars nationwide remain closed until at least mid-January, the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration said.
However, more Bangkok restaurants will be allowed to serve alcohol until 9pm.

A man was shot in the chest during a rally after protest leaders were accused of trying to bring down the constitutional monarchy.
Police denied using live rounds against demonstrators.

The Ministry of Public Health asked unvaccinated people to get their shots against Covid-19 or they may face restrictions.
The CCSA may impose a rule requiring people to show they have received at least one dose when attending activities in public places.

A man shot dead his two-year-old daughter after a firing at his wife during a drunken argument at a house in Nakhon Si Thammarat.
He fired a shot at his wife, but missed. He then shot his young daughter, killing her. Next, he shot himself in the head.

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Vocabulary

  • argument: a conversation or discussion in which two or more people disagree, often angrily - การโต้แย้ง, การแย้ง, การโต้เถียง
  • constitutional monarchy: a monarchy in which the ruler’s powers are defined and limited by a constitution - ระบบการปกครองที่มีพระมหากษัตริย์เป็นประมุข
  • demonstrators: people who march with other people in public to show that they support or oppose something - ผู้ชุมนุมประท้วง
  • denied (verb): said that something is not true or did not happen - ปฏิเสธ
  • impose: to force someone to accept something - กำหนด,บังคับ
  • live round: a real bullet fired from a gun, rather than a blank round which is not real -
  • rally: a large public gathering of people to support someone or to protest against something - การชุมนุม
  • remain: to still be present after the other parts have been removed, used, etc; to continue to exist - ยังเหลืออยู่
  • restriction: a rule, action or situation that limits or controls someone or something - การจำกัด, การควบคุม
  • shot: putting a liquid, especially a drug, into a person's body using a needle and a syringe; an injection - การฉีดยา
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