Royal pardons

Royal pardons

Over 100,000 inmates will be released early or see their sentences reduced under a royal decree to mark His Majesty the King's 70th birthday and Her Majesty Queen Sirikit The Queen Mother's 90th birthday.

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Cops 'sorry' for missing body in car

Cops 'sorry' for missing body in car

The Highway Police Division (HPD) has expressed regret over an incident in which its officers were accused of failing to notice a body trapped inside a wrecked car for 12 hours in Pattaya earlier this week.

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'Little ghosts'

The Foreign Affairs Ministry is warning Thais visiting South Korea against overstaying in the country to become illegal job seekers.

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'Little ghosts'

Flood warning

Flood alerts have been issued in 11 provinces, including Bangkok, after severe runoff unleashed by Tropical Storm Mulan flowed downstream from the North.

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Flood warning
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Hong Kong bans film over one-second scene showing 2014 protest

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Depression debate

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15:09

B46m in assets seized in gambling bust

Police have arrested six people accused of being part of an online gambling network and seized cash and other assets worth about 46 million baht.

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B46m in assets seized in gambling bust
12:54

2,140 new Covid inpatients, 35 more deaths

There were 35 more Covid-19 deaths and 2,140 new cases admitted to hospitals on Friday, according to the Public Health Ministry.

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+2,140 cases
11:43

Singaporean killed, 7 hurt in Phuket car-bus crash

PHUKET: A Singaporean woman was killed and seven others, including her four compatriots, injured when a car she was driving hit a small tour bus while coming downhill on a hilly road Muang district on Friday night.

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Singaporean killed, 7 hurt in Phuket car-bus crash
10:45

Death toll from Mountain B pub inferno rises to 18

CHON BURI: The death toll from a fire at Mountain B pub in Sattahip district rose to 18, as one more seriously injured victim was pronounced dead on Friday night.

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Death toll from Mountain B pub inferno rises to 18
10:00

EV buses to service No 8 route

A fleet of electric vehicle (EV) buses will take over the route previously plied by the old No.8 buses which are ceasing operation, according to the Department of Land Transport (DLT).

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EV buses to service No 8 route
10:00

Bhumjaithai eyes 19 seats in the South

Krabi: The Bhumjaithai Party has set its sights on winning at least 19 constituency MP seats in the South in the next election, tentatively scheduled to take place next year.

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Bhumjaithai eyes 19 seats in the South
08:51

Cops 'sorry' for missing body in car

The Highway Police Division (HPD) has expressed regret over an incident in which its officers were accused of failing to notice a body trapped inside a wrecked car for 12 hours in Pattaya earlier this week.

08:51 34
Cops 'sorry' for missing body in car
08:10

'Little ghosts' in S Korea prompt ministry warning

The Foreign Affairs Ministry is warning Thais visiting South Korea against overstaying in the country to become illegal job seekers.

08:10 8
'Little ghosts'
MOST RECENT LIFE

Hong Kong bans film over one-second scene showing 2014 protest

Hong Kong censors have banned an award-winning animation from being shown over a one-second scene depicting the 2014 pro-democracy protests, local media reported, in the latest sign of free speech curbs in the finance hub.

12 Aug 2022 7

Depression debate

A new study on depression is causing fierce debate in the scientific community, as doubts are raised about a chemical link, leading to questions about the value of antidepressants.

11 Aug 2022 25

Sex tourism: When conscience takes a vacation

A lot of travellers are looking for erotic adventures abroad — and are willing to pay for them. But many tourist destinations have shied away from addressing the issue.

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