• Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:30
    Drunk driving ‘biggest cause for road accidents’ this Songkran
    Songkran’s “Seven Dangerous Days” saw the number of drunk driving soar to 12,192, with Bangkok having the highest number of inebriated drivers at 727, Probation Department chief Prasarn Mahaleetrakul said on Thursday.
  • Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:51
    Fewer casualties on fourth dangerous day compared to last year
    THE ROAD Safety Operations Centre announced yesterday that the first four days of Songkran’s “Seven Dangerous Days” saw 2,232 road accidents, 237 deaths and 2,322 injured, an improvement over the same period last year when 2,444 accidents were reported with 260 deaths and 2,537 injured.
  • Sat, 30 Mar 2019 11:20
    REPORT: Sustainable solution sought to human-elephant conflict
    Fah Sai was only a month old when veterinarians from the National Parks Department found her trapped in a snare set on the edge of the Ang Rue Nai wildlife sanctuary in Rayong province in mid December.
  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 19:58
    Workers jump to their deaths as Dhaka office block fire kills seven
    Desperate workers leaped to their deaths, as a huge fire tore through a Dhaka office block Thursday killing at least seven people and trapping others in the latest major inferno to hit the Bangladesh capital.
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  • Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
    Climate of fear
    Deaths, jail and cyber spies: The dangers of dissent in Thailand
  • Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:56
    Deaths, jail and cyber spies: The dangers of dissent in Thailand
    Dead dissidents dumped in a river, activists knotted up by the courts, and Big Brother-style internet laws -- critics of Thailand's junta fear this week's election is poised to sharpen the dangers faced by those who disagree.
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  • Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
    Licence to kill
    Pollution and environmental damage are responsible for early deaths, experts say
  • Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:40
    Update: Porsche driver charged with reckless driving over deaths of two women
    POLICE IN Bangkok have charged a Porsche driver who crashed into at a motorcycle, killing two women, one of them also losing her unborn baby. The accident also damaged a roadside motorcycle-repair shop.
  • Mon, 11 Mar 2019 00:24
    Silent killers
    Seven out of 10 deaths globally are caused by non-communicable diseases, which are the result of a combination of genetic, physiological, environmental and behavioural factors
  • Sat, 02 Mar 2019 16:14
    Anger over 'forced' video of Indian pilot amid new Kashmir deaths
    New Delhi - A furious backlash erupted in India Saturday over a video of an Indian pilot shot down by Pakistan praising his captors, as deadly tensions simmered between the neighbours with fierce shelling across their Kashmir frontier.
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  • Fri, 01 Mar 2019 19:31
    Philippines to charge Sanofi officials over dengue vaccination deaths
    The Philippine government said Friday it would file criminal charges against six officials of the French pharmaceutical firm Sanofi Pasteur over the deaths of children injected with its Dengvaxia anti-dengue vaccine.
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  • Sun, 24 Feb 2019 19:17
    Six marine officials killed as van blows tyre, crashes into tree
    Six Marine Department officials were killed and five others seriously injured when their van struck a tree in Chumphon province Sunday morning.
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  • Fri, 22 Feb 2019 01:00
    Beware revealing graphic details of charcoal suicides, media is warned
    FOLLOWING a significant number of recent charcoal-burning suicides in Thailand, the Public Health Ministry’s Mental Health Department is urging the media to avoid giving too many details of how the deaths occurred, out of fear that such reports could lead to copycat deaths.
  • Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
    The real emergencies that Don is ignoring   
    While President Trump imagines and exaggerates an emergency on the southern border, the real emergencies in the US go on uncontested and ignored. With 40,000 gun deaths in 2017 you would think that maybe a proper form of gun control would be in the offing, but no such luck.
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  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 13:47
    Mother calls on police to probe 'suicides' of son, daughter-in-law
    A mother on Thursday called on police to investigate the deaths of her son and her daughter-in-law who were found hanged by the same rope in a tapioca plantation in Lampang.
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