• Thu, 18 Apr 2019 18:30
    Long stretch of Yom River dries up in Phichit
    A long section of the Yom River passing through tambon Rang Nok in Phichit’s Sam Ngam district has dried up, revealing a parched riverbed on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 15:00
    Chaing Mai reports cleaner air
    Polluted air levels dropped in Chaing Mai province on Thursday thanks to some rainfall and strong winds.
    national
  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:14
    Rain makes small dent in still-unsafe Bangkok air
    Rainfall in various areas of greater Bangkok on Tuesday morning brought people hope for a lessening of the unsafe level of fine particulates that have dusted the air in recent days.
    national
  • Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
    Indian temples must help tackle farm crisis
    India, a country with about 70 per cent of its people depending directly or indirectly on agriculture, is going through an agrarian crisis of unprecedented scale. Two back-to-back droughts, fast-depleting ground water, weather events such as heavy rainfall, floods, drought, low productivity of small-scale farming and declining rural wages clearly point to a deepening crisis.
    opinion
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    Researchers develop accurate rainfall predicting algorithm
    RESEARCHERS HAVE successfully developed Thailand’s first satellite-based algorithm to accurately estimate rainfall for better water management and flood prevention.
    national
  • Tue, 18 Dec 2018 14:36
    ‘Monkey-cheek’ village in under threat as floodwaters head downstream in Trang
    Floodwaters in Trang’s Rassada district decreased on Tuesday after affecting 150 homes in two tambon. All was expected to return to normal in that area in one or two days provided there is no more rainfall, said district chief Anan Phrompianpong as he visited the flood-hit area along with officials to aid the residents.
    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
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 19:51
    Capital Deluge
    With rainfall exceeding 100 millimeters in Bangkok’s Bang Kapi area, the Ramkhamhaeng Road becomes seriously flooded on Sunday evening.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 19:13
    Two dead as strongest typhoon in quarter century batters Japan
    The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years made landfall Tuesday, killing two and injuring dozens, as it battered the west of the country with violent winds and heavy rainfall.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 13:33
    Strongest typhoon in quarter century hits Japan
    The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years made landfall Tuesday, the country's weather agency said, bringing violent winds and heavy rainfall that prompted evacuation warnings.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 29 Aug 2018 01:00
    Water management tools no longer effective: forum
    UNPREDICTABLE and extreme rainfall patterns caused by climate change make the management of water in reservoirs very challenging.
    national
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:00
    North, Northeast in grip of severe floods
    HOMES AND farmland across the North and Northeast were flooded yesterday following heavy rainfall triggered by Tropical Storm Bebinca, which has swelled rivers and canals.
    national
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:11
    Flood death toll in India's Kerala jumps to 164
    The death toll from major floods in India's tourist hotspot Kerala has jumped to 164, state chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said Friday, issuing a fresh heavy rainfall warning for the battered region.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 24 Jul 2018 15:47
    Hundreds of downstream houses flood as Laos subdam breached
    Hundreds of households in Laos were heavily flooded on Monday night after a large amount of water overflowed a saddle dam section of Xe Pian dam following heavy rainfall in the country’s southern province of Attapeu.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 10 Jul 2018 20:40
    Chumphon on alert amid constant heavy rainfall
    With 115 millimetres of rain falling on Chumphon province in 24 hours and continuing, Governor Wibul Rattanapornwong on Tuesday afternoon put all agencies on alert for possible flooding.
    national
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