• 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    national
  • 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.
    Economy
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    national
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:15
    Flash flooding causes misery for drivers, shopowners and residents
    A forest flood triggered by torrential rain made a five-kilometre-long southbound section of Highway Number 41 in Tambon Kron, Sawi district, Chumphon province impassable for small vehicles on Friday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 12:16
    Flooding triggers urgent measures in Prachuap Khiri Khan
    Bang Saphan Hospital in Prachuap Khiri Khan transferred 10 patients in critical condition to the provincial hospital on Thursday night amid heavy flooding triggered by more than 200 millimetres of rainfall in just 24 hours.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 11:28
    Traffic on Lat Phrao Road worsens as water pipe ruptures
    Motorists were asked to avoid the notoriously congested Lat Phrao Road between sois 59 and 64 following the rupture of a tap water pipe on Monday morning, leading to flooding.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 10:40
    Six southern provinces warned of heavy rain
    The Meteorological Department warned residents of six southern provinces on Friday to brace themselves for heavy rain and possible flash flooding later in the day.
    Breaking News
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