Vaccine test

Vaccine test

Officials plan to test a freeze-dried version of a live attenuated smallpox vaccine that has been stored for some 40 years, to see if it can effectively combat monkeypox.

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Tak Bai blame

Tak Bai blame

Army blames Wednesday’s attack on a marine police station in Narathiwat on smugglers, drug gangs and human traffickers affected by recent crackdowns.

27 May 2022 9

Case numbers down

Covid-19 figures continue to fall, with 29 coronavirus-related deaths and 4,837 confirmed new cases on Thursday.

27 May 2022
Case numbers down
MOST RECENT LIFE

Depeche Mode founder dies

Andy Fletcher, who played synthesizers in Depeche Mode, has died. He was 60.

28 May 2022

'Personal reasons'

Sitala Wongkrachang, a daughter of a late director-turned-activist, has left her Korean girl group, citing personal reasons.

26 May 2022 4

Take a chance on me: ABBA pass the torch on to avatars

STOCKHOLM: In one of the longest awaited musical reunions, Swedish pop legends ABBA return to the concert stage on Friday in London but only as avatars of their 1970 selves shimmering with shiny costumes, glitter and platform boots.

25 May 2022 1
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Thai silk seen as new focus of 'soft power' as fair revs up

The government will continue promoting Thai silk as part of its efforts to make Thailand's soft power conquer the world, said Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam in his capacity as chair of the committee organising the 11th Celebration of Silk, Thai Silk Road to the World, yesterday.

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Thai silk seen as new focus of 'soft power' as fair revs up
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DDC drops reports of ATK-positive cases

The Department of Disease Control (DDC) has stopped reporting Covid-19 infections using rapid antigen test kits (ATK) and plans to report only cases that require hospitalisation.

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Minnows deny plot to kill budget bill

In the event the 2023 budget bill is voted down in the coming three-day House debate, the government will likely dissolve the House, which will inevitably result in the deliberation of the two draft laws required for a new general election being suspended, said Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam.

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Sacked workers declare win after Victoria's Secret agrees to pay $8.3m

More than 1,000 garment workers who were sacked after their lingerie factory closed down last year will receive a total of US$8.3 million (about 282 million baht) in compensation.

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Dhamma helps inmates accept fate

The Corrections Department has invited Phra Khru Phawana Viriyawat, the abbot of Wat Phutthaphot Hariphunchai in Lamphun, to teach dhamma to death-row inmates to help them accept their destiny.

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Dhamma helps inmates accept fate
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US urges dialogue on Myanmar

The United States has urged Asean to end the humanitarian crisis in Myanmar by entering dialogue with the military-ruled government and ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi who is now in detention.

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Licking its post-poll wounds, PPRP faces downgrade to 'medium' status

The results of the gubernatorial race and the city council election on May 22 are troubling developments for the Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) with political analysts agreeing the ruling party is unlikely to repeat its 2019 poll success in Bangkok.

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Licking its post-poll wounds, PPRP faces downgrade to 'medium' status
28 May 2022

Most Covid vaccination centres in Phuket closed

Four out of five Covid-19 vaccination centres in Phuket are now closed, with many people on the resort island having already received their doses and demand for vaccines declining.

28 May 2022
Most Covid vaccination centres in Phuket closed
MOST RECENT LIFE

Depeche Mode founder dies

Andy Fletcher, who played synthesizers in Depeche Mode, has died. He was 60.

28 May 2022

'Personal reasons'

Sitala Wongkrachang, a daughter of a late director-turned-activist, has left her Korean girl group, citing personal reasons.

26 May 2022 4

Take a chance on me: ABBA pass the torch on to avatars

STOCKHOLM: In one of the longest awaited musical reunions, Swedish pop legends ABBA return to the concert stage on Friday in London but only as avatars of their 1970 selves shimmering with shiny costumes, glitter and platform boots.

25 May 2022 1