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EC claims yesterday’s ballots are safe and secure

PHOTO: Pattaya Mail The Election Commission says all yesterday’s ballots are secure. They’ve told a suspicious media that they, and…

6 hours ago

Will it be same same but different after this Sunday’s vote?

Thailand's military junta, which has ruled the Land of Smiles since snatching control in a coup in 2014, is now…

10 hours ago

Week kicks off with more choking haze and cancelled flights in the north

From Nan to Mae Hong Son, Phrae, Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai, choking smog continues to be a persistent problem…

15 hours ago

Thais vote today as registered absentees in the lead up to next week’s election

PHOTO: 98 year old Prem Tinsulanonda, president of the Privy Council - Bangkok Post Arlina Arshad, Regional Correspondent - Straits…

1 day ago

Don’t drink and vote – 24 hour alcohol ban starts at 6pm

Police are out and about in Thailand's popular tourist zones warning people that there will be an election alcohol ban…

2 days ago

24 hour alcohol ban starts tonight, another one next week – Election

Alcohol is officially banned from sale or distribution from 6pm tonight. It's all part of the pre-voting for next week's…

2 days ago

Thailand’s north continues to choke under record smoke levels

PHOTO: Burn-off of plantation land and forest fires continue to blanket the north in smoke - Thailand Discovery For the fourth…

3 days ago

40 killed in two mosques. “One of New Zealand’s darkest days,” NZ PM

At least 40 people have been killed and more than 20 seriously injured after gunmen opened fire in two mosques…

3 days ago

Prayut and Thanathorn cleared to proceed with election

Future Forward's Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit and PM Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha have been cleared to proceed with the election. Future Forward's young…

3 days ago

Driver loses head, 34 injured after bus smashes into truck in Saraburi

PHOTOS: Sawang Buri Phra Chaai rescue workers   A tour bus from Bangkok, traveling to Ubon Ratchathani in the north east,…

3 days ago

Plastic waste fire smothers village in acrid smoke

by Prasit Tangprasert Firefighters are struggling to control a major fire at a plastic waste-separating factory in Nakhon Ratchasima's Noen…

4 days ago

Northern haze to go onto ‘national agenda’

by Chularat Saengpassa - PHOTOS: The Nation Flights cancelled, schools closed, locals visiting hospitals in record numbers and the visual proof…

4 days ago

WARNING: Dengue cases four times worse than last year

A nationwide alert has gone up about a big rise in Dengue cases across the country. Hospitals nationwide are being…

4 days ago

Haze and poor visibility grounds morning flights into Mae Hong Son

Poor visibility from local smoke haze and smog has forced Bangkok Airways to cancel flights between Chiang Mai and Mae…

4 days ago

Court rules that National Park can limit numbers to Similan Islands

The Similan Islands national park will now be able to limit the number of visitors as a means to prevent…

4 days ago

Another Yong bites the dust – K-Pop in crisis

Another K-pop star has been forced to quit their band after admitting he watched sex videos received from another idol.…

4 days ago

Forecast for poor air quality returning to Bangkok

Smog, smoke and haze problems have returned to the capital and its neighboring provinces. Nine areas were found to contain levels exceeding the…

4 days ago

American tourist attacked by gang on Koh Phi Phi

An American photographer and blogger says he was injured after being attacked by a gang of men on Koh Phi…

5 days ago

Alcohol ban this weekend and the following weekend of the election

There will be a 24 hour alcohol ban this weekend as well as on the weekend of the general election…

5 days ago

Two Nigerians arrested, one still at large, over investment scam

PHOTO: INN News Immigration chief Lt-Gen Surachate Hakparn has announced the arrest of two Nigerian scammers who posed as officials…

6 days ago