• Mon, 17 Jun 2019 16:26
    Group seeks probe into Aswin over alleged  negligence leading to flooding in Bangkok
    A group of people affected by the serious flooding in the capital earlier this month on Monday called for an investigation into the Bangkok governor and deputy governor over their alleged negligence that led to the inundation.
  • Tue, 11 Jun 2019 01:00
    Bangkok governor blames power problem for major flooding on Friday
    THE giant drainage tunnel in Bang Sue failed to help as Bangkokians found themselves stranded in traffic for hours or wading through flooded roads last Friday.
  • Sun, 07 Apr 2019 12:31
    Krabi flooding swamps homes, collapses road
    Flash floods triggered by heavy downpours swamped homes in Krabi’s Plai Phraya district on Saturday night and damaged public infrastructure.
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  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:53
    Storm batters Bangkok
    A summer storm on Thursday afternoon swiftly passed through Bangkok's Lak Si and Don Muang, leaving some damage, including toppled small trees on Soi Vibhavadi 60, clogged flooding and an under-construction Vibhavadi-Rangsit pedestrian bridge's metal scaffold to fall onto a car at Lak Si Intersection.
  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 16:27
    Southern rail line back in service Monday afternoon
    Rail services suspended in the South following the recent flooding in Nakhon Si Thammarat will fully resume Monday afternoon, State Railway of Thailand acting governor Worwaut Mala said.
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  • Thu, 03 Jan 2019 20:00
    People stock up on food and basic supplies
    PEOPLE IN the South have been stocking up on food and other necessities as they prepare for heavy downpours and widespread flooding brought by Pabuk tropical storm.
  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 01:00
    Tunnel under canal heads Bt13 billion anti-flood works
    A TUNNEL under a canal in Bangkok aimed at alleviating the capital’s chronic flooding woes is among two water management projects totalling Bt12.9 billion that have won government approval.
  • Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:56
    Prawit orders armed forces to help southern flood victims
    Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan has ordered the armed forces to provide urgent assistance to more than 15,000 families in the southern provinces following severe flooding in the area.
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  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:18
    13 feared dead in flooded Indian 'rat hole' mine
    At least 13 miners were feared dead after being trapped by flooding in an illegal "rat hole" coal mine site in remote northeastern India, police said Friday.
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  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 17:05
    Warning of more wet, windy weather ahead
    Heavy rains in various parts of upper Thailand since Friday night caused flooding in areas of Bangkok and central provinces on Saturday morning, while the Thai Meteorological Department warned of more thundershowers in the Northern, Northeastern, Central, Eastern regions this weekend.
  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 09:13
    Taiwanese meth cooks driving Mekong drug glut: Thai police
    Taiwanese chemists are a driving force behind the glut of meth flooding the Mekong region after they tweaked the recipe to dodge controls on other precursor chemicals, Thai drug cops said Friday.
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  • Wed, 21 Nov 2018 16:28
    Flooding forces elephants to enter residential area in Indonesia
    Floods have forced a herd of 11 wild elephants to flee their natural habitat and enter plantation areas located near a residential compound in Tapung district, Kampar regency, Riau province.
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  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:52
    Three Prachuap Khiri Khan districts remain under water, more than 12,000 families affected
    Three districts in the southern province of Prachuap Khiri Khan are still reeling from the flooding caused by heavy rain since November 7, the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department reported Wednesday.
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  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:40
    Man escapes via car window as floods gush into road tunnel
    KUALA LUMPUR - An alert driver quickly climbed out of his car's window to safety when he saw water suddenly gushing into a road tunnel near Jalan Tun Razak here during heavy rain on Sunday evening (Nov 11), flooding his car within minutes.
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  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 12:05
    Families rescued from flooded houses in Chumphon
    Two stranded families were rescued from their flooded houses in two districts of Chumphon early on Saturday while the Chumphon disaster prevention office reported that 3,882 families in seven districts were affected by flooding.
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