Hospital warning

Hospital warning

Physicians at Siriraj Hospital say the government should reimpose strict measures, including mandatory face masks, to cope with the highly transmissible BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants, as the number of available hospital beds falls.

16:24 11
Precautionary alert

Precautionary alert

Officials nationwide have been told to prepare for rising numbers of coronavirus cases, but health chiefs say there's no need to increase the Covid-19 alert level.

13:40 4
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Flying Thai heads, hopping Chinese vampires draw Taiwanese crowds

Hopping vampires from China and disembodied flying heads and organs from Thailand have enticed hordes of people to an exhibition in Taiwan, scandalising religious groups who have called for the show's cancellation.

4 Jul 2022

City of hope

As new deputy governor pushes for positive change, he wants residents to see the 'promise of Bangkok'.

4 Jul 2022

Rock icon reunited with stolen guitar after 46 years

TOKYO: They say you never forget your first love, and after pining for his stolen guitar for almost half a century, Canadian rock star Randy Bachman has finally been reunited with the instrument which an eagle-eyed fan tracked down in Japan.

1 Jul 2022 5
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18:37

Court dismisses forgery charges against Khunying Korkaew, two others

The Criminal Court has dismissed charges against Khunying Korkaew Boonyachinda and two associates for forgery and using forged documents to transfer shares worth 20 billion baht in 2018.

18:37
Court dismisses forgery charges against Khunying Korkaew, two others
18:15

MFU Wellness Center + FUJIFILM provide physical check-ups for tuberculosis patients in remote areas of Chiang Rai

MFU Wellness Center, in collaboration with FUJIFILM, conducted physical check-ups for people in remote areas of Chiang Rai, including Ban Laolew and Ban Pangmahan, during 25-26 June 2022. The examinations were undertaken with the aim of promoting proactive health without charging, thereby contributing to prevention, diagnosis and treatment for hill tribes and stateless minorities and extending access to basic healthcare services to them.

18:15
MFU Wellness Center + FUJIFILM provide physical check-ups for tuberculosis patients in remote areas of Chiang Rai
17:11

Thai-Cambodian MoU on suppression of cyber scams approved

The cabinet on Tuesday approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to be signed between the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society of Thailand and the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of Cambodia on cooperation in the suppression of call centres and similar scam gangs, government deputy spokeswoman Traisulee Traisoranakul said.

17:11
Thai-Cambodian MoU on suppression of cyber scams approved
16:24

Government urged to reimpose strict measures against Covid

Physicians at Siriraj Hospital say the government should reimpose strict measures, including mandatory face masks, to cope with the highly transmissible BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants, as the number of available hospital beds falls.

16:24 10
Hospital warning
15:58

Ministry to propose Covid isolation be reduced to 5 days

The Public Health Ministry will recommend that Covid-19 patients be allowed out after five days of quarantine.

15:58
Ministry to propose Covid isolation be reduced to 5 days
15:52

Major drug network being busted, assets seized

Narcotics suppression police arrested four people and seized assets worth about 43 million baht during raids in four provinces aimed at dismantling a major drug network.

15:52 2
Major drug network being busted, assets seized
14:34

Suspected insurgent killed in clash

PATTANI: A man was found dead inside a house where he was hiding after exchanging gunshots with police and soldiers in Muang district early on Tuesday, police said.

14:34
Suspected insurgent killed in clash
13:46

1,917 new Covid cases, 18 more deaths

Tuesday Covid bulletin: Deaths remain unchanged at 18 while new cases drop to 1,917.

13:46
+1,917 Covid cases
MOST RECENT LIFE

Flying Thai heads, hopping Chinese vampires draw Taiwanese crowds

Hopping vampires from China and disembodied flying heads and organs from Thailand have enticed hordes of people to an exhibition in Taiwan, scandalising religious groups who have called for the show's cancellation.

4 Jul 2022

City of hope

As new deputy governor pushes for positive change, he wants residents to see the 'promise of Bangkok'.

4 Jul 2022

Rock icon reunited with stolen guitar after 46 years

TOKYO: They say you never forget your first love, and after pining for his stolen guitar for almost half a century, Canadian rock star Randy Bachman has finally been reunited with the instrument which an eagle-eyed fan tracked down in Japan.

1 Jul 2022 5