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RTP plans to spend B22m on barriers

The Royal Thai Police (RTP) is preparing to spend 22 million baht to procure barriers equipped with light signals and stop signs to be set up at road checkpoints.

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RTP plans to spend B22m on barriers
07:03

Protest post riles Iranians

The Iranian Embassy in Thailand dismissed a Twitter post by Progressive Movement chairman Thanathorn Juangroonruangkit, who recently took to the social media platform to urge his followers to voice their support for the anti-government protests in Iran.

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Protest post riles Iranians
06:36

Mice scurry back to Thailand

China's reopening has unlocked the floodgates as business travellers return to attend exhibitions and conventions in Thailand after a three-year hiatus.

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Mice scurry back to Thailand
06:01

Bangkok is still sinking, and fast!

Getting Bangkok ready for the consequences of climate change is crucial for saving this megacity from being submerged under rising sea levels, climate experts say.

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Bangkok is still sinking, and fast!
05:45

Baht hits high-value products

High-value industrial products with few imported raw materials are expected to be the hardest hit as baht strengthens.

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Baht hits high-value products
05:32

Chinese travel companies resume full operations

Chinese travel agencies resume outbound group tours to 20 countries including Thailand, following the relaxation of rules governing personal foreign travel.

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Full operations
04:45

Hong Kong's largest national security trial to begin with 47 in dock

HONG KONG - The trial of 47 of Hong Kong's most prominent pro-democracy figures begins Monday, in the largest prosecution under a national security law that has crushed dissent in the city.

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Hong Kong's largest national security trial to begin with 47 in dock
04:40

Customs clarifies inspection policy

Customs officials will not conduct personal inspections of arriving foreign tourists at airports, even if they are carrying or wearing multi-million-baht personal items.

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Customs clarifies inspection policy
04:30

Vendors decry BMA push to clean up pavements

Authorities have been working on making the city's sidewalks more pedestrian-friendly as it was one of the Bangkok governor's 216 pledges.

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Push to clean up pavements
04:26

Online scammers in the crosshairs

Authorities step up measures to combat cybercrime as schemers develop a host of ploys to fleece victims.

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Online scammers in the crosshairs
04:16

PPRP to enter poll 'battle' mode

The Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) has chosen Pomprap Sattruphai district as the location for its campaign debut in Bangkok, which will kick off on Valentine's Day.

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PPRP to enter poll 'battle' mode
02:45

UN peacekeeper killed in attack on helicopter in DR Congo

KINSHASA - A United Nations peacekeeper from South Africa was killed and another wounded in an attack on their helicopter in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Sunday, the organisation said.

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UN peacekeeper killed in attack on helicopter in DR Congo
00:45

Beyonce, Adele duel for top honors at Grammys

LOS ANGELES - As music's elite gather in Los Angeles for the Grammy awards on Sunday, one question is playing on loop: Will Beyonce finally win the coveted Album of the Year prize?

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Beyonce, Adele duel for top honors at Grammys
5 Feb 2023

Eight dead in weekend avalanches in Austria

VIENNA - Austrian police said Sunday that five people had been killed in avalanches in the west of the country, after three deaths were reported Saturday despite pleas for caution on ski slopes.

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Eight dead in weekend avalanches in Austria
5 Feb 2023

Cops raid spa linked to fugitive Kampol

Sutthisan police have raided one of two unregistered massage parlours in the Ratchadaphisek area linked to Kampol Wirathepsuporn, a suspect who fled the country after his massage parlour was shut down over a human trafficking case.

5 Feb 2023 4
Cops raid spa linked to fugitive Kampol
5 Feb 2023

Fierce battles in Bakhmut as Russian missiles hit Kharkiv

BAKHMUT, Ukraine: Heavy fighting was underway Sunday in the northern parts of the frontline hotspot Bakhmut, while Russian missile strikes on Ukraine's second-largest city Kharkiv wounded five people.

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Fierce battles in Bakhmut as Russian missiles hit Kharkiv
5 Feb 2023

Police spread dragnet over macau888 gambling site

Police raid Bangkok club, search luxury condo and seek arrest warrant for eldest of four brothers believed to be behind online gambling site macau888.

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Luck's running out
5 Feb 2023

Toxic dust levels in Bangkok to abate Feb 6-11

Toxic PM2.5 dust levels in Bangkok and surrounding provinces from Monday to Saturday are likely to improve thanks to the rather strong southerly wind that will blow away the dust, according to the Pollution Control Department's Sunday press release.

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Toxic dust levels in Bangkok to abate Feb 6-11
5 Feb 2023

India to ban Chinese-linked betting and loan lending apps

India's Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has begun a process to ban and block 138 betting apps and 94 loan lending apps with Chinese links, India's ANI reported on Sunday, citing sources.

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India to ban Chinese-linked betting and loan lending apps
5 Feb 2023

Prawit's party to pick Bangkok candidates

Gen Prawit Wongsuwon, leader of the Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP), visited Lumpini park on Sunday morning as his coalition-core party said it expected to conclude picking its Bangkok candidates in two weeks.

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Prawit's party to pick Bangkok candidates