• Thu, 10 May 2018 18:55
    Junta fears protest violence, says NSC chief
    The National Security Council (NSC) has warned of possible violence by an infiltrating “third party” at a planned street protest to push for an early election on the fourth anniversary of the military coup on May 22.
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  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:13
    NSC chief warns of increasing political activity
    National security officers had detected increasing political activity as the country was in a transitional period heading towards an election, General Wanlop Raksanoh, secretary-general of the National Security Council (NSC), said on Thursday.
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  • Wed, 20 Dec 2017 01:00
    Extortion angle probed in Yala bus arson
    NATIONAL SECURITY Council secretary-general General Wanlop Rugsanaoh has ordered security officers to hunt down people behind Sunday’s torching of a Bangkok-bound bus in Yala’s Bannang Sata district as well as leaflets found in the district on Monday evening demanding a “protection fee” from public-transport operators using Highway 410 (Yala-Betong Road).
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  • Sun, 26 Nov 2017 12:40
    Fire destroys wooden houses in Bang Sue
    A fire broke out at Bangkok’s Bang Sue railway community on Sunday morning, resulting in 10 homes being destroyed although no casualties were reported, Pol Captain Wanlop Makhunchorn of Tao Poon Police Station said.
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  • Wed, 02 Aug 2017 14:35
    Wanlop transferred to top NSC post
    General Wanlop Rugsanoh, the director of the Defence Ministry’s policy planning office, has been appointed to the post of secretary-general of the National Security Council following Cabinet endorsement.
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  • Tue, 01 Aug 2017 17:19
    Cabinet names Wanlop as new NSC chief
    The Cabinet yesterday named General Wanlop Rugsanaoh as the new secretary-general of the National Security Council (NSC).
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  • Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:00
    China Town, Khao San Road areas to be transformed into organised street food areas
    THE GOVERNMENT is planning to transform Bangkok’s China Town and Khao San Road into well-organised areas for street food vendors.
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  • Tue, 20 Dec 2016 01:00
    Phra Pokklao Skypark plans announced
    THE BANGKOK Metropolitan Administration (BMA) will invest about Bt100 million to build a new walkway and garden observatory called the Phra Pokklao Skypark along the unfinished railway between Memorial Bridge, also known as Saphan Phut, and Phra Pok Klao Bridge, a senior official said yesterday.
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  • Wed, 10 Feb 2016 01:00
    Experts reveal psychology of killers who dismember victims
    FOLLOWING THE murder of a Spanish businessman whose dismembered remains were found in the Chao Phraya River earlier this month, Thai psychologist Wanlop Piyamanotham has tried to explain the motive behind such a gruesome killing.
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  • Fri, 20 Nov 2015 01:00
    New law for pregnant prisoners
    The National Legislative Assembly has approved draft legislation on pregnant inmates' confinement under the Criminal Code, NLA member Wanlop Tangkananurak said yesterday.
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  • Wed, 18 Nov 2015 01:00
    Underground parking to ease traffic in Rattanakosin
    In a bid to ease traffic around Rattanakosin Island, Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will build a carpark under Sanam Luang, the city governor's adviser Wanlop Suwandee revealed yesterday.
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  • Sat, 22 Dec 2012 00:00
    City to build a park for pooches
    Dogs aren't allowed in most Bangkok parks, but that will change next year when the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration opens its first park especially for pooches, Deputy Governor Wanlop Suwannadee said yesterday.
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  • Fri, 21 Dec 2012 00:00
    City to build park for pooches
    Dogs aren't allowed in most Bangkok parks, but that's set to change next year when the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration opens its first park that's especially for pooches, Deputy Governor Wanlop Suwannadee said Friday.
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