+8,112 Covid cases

+8,112 Covid cases

The daily figure for new infections is down by about 500, but remains above 8,000. The number of coronavirus-related deaths is up by six.

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Opposition tables general debate bid

Opposition tables general debate bid

The opposition bloc on Friday submitted a motion seeking a general debate without a vote to grill the government over an array of issues from price hikes to political reform failure.

22 Jan 2022 2

Thamanat expulsion leaves waters murkier

With Capt Thamanat Prompow and 20 MPs having been expelled from the ruling Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) during the past week, the coalition government has been left with 254 seats and a slim majority that could pose problems should it need contentious legislation passed by the House.

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Thamanat expulsion leaves waters murkier
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19:56

Online gambling ring busted in Nakhon Sawan

NAKHON SAWAN: Five men have been arrested in Nakhon Sawan on charges of operating a website for a major online gambling network that had more than one billion baht in circulation, police said on Saturday.

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Online gambling ring busted in Nakhon Sawan
17:32

'Good samaritan' charged with child rape

A 52-year-old man who had gained respect from local residents for his frequent meditation practice and charitable acts has been arrested in Saraburi for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl.

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'Good samaritan' charged with child rape
17:08

P-Move rally outside UN office

Protesters led by the People’s Network for a Just Society (P-Move) and the Four Regions Slum Network (FRSN) gathered outside the UN office in Bangkok on Saturday to demand the government take proactive steps to address problems ranging from land conflicts to ancestral rights violations

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P-Move rally outside UN office
14:45

Green sea turtle lays eggs on Phuket beach

PHUKET: A green sea turtle laid 125 eggs on a beach on this southern island for the first time this year late Friday night.

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Green sea turtle lays eggs on Phuket beach
13:40

Bangkok, northern provinces warned of PM2.5 surge

The Centre for Air Pollution Mitigation has warned of harmful levels of fine-particulate dust in Greater Bangkok and the northern region next week due to a drop in wind speed.

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Bangkok, northern provinces warned of PM2.5 surge
11:38

Briton killed, compatriot badly hurt in knife attack

KANCHANABURI: Police have arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the killing of a Briton and wounding of his compatriot in front of a rented house in Muang district of Kanchanaburi in the early hours of Saturday.

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Briton killed, compatriot badly hurt in knife attack
08:40

8,112 new Covid cases, 19 more deaths

The daily figure for new infections is down by about 500, but remains above 8,000. The number of coronavirus-related deaths is up by six.

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+8,112 Covid cases
07:00

Free counselling for foreign retirees

Thailand is providing free counselling on inheritance and other legal issues under international laws to foreign retirees and their spouses.

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