• 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
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
    ‘Ababis’ and ‘Star Wnrs’: Fake merchandise floods Chinese e-commerce
    Sneakers on a popular Chinese e-commerce platform look like Adidas, but are branded “Ababis”. Underwear resembling Calvin Klein are called “Caiwen Kani”. Toys with an uncanny resemblance to a certain blockbuster movie franchise opt for “Star Wnrs”.
    opinion
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:20
    Villagers marooned after heavy rains rescued
    Rescue workers on Monday braved floodwaters to evacuate 21 people who were marooned and had been starving for three days in a valley of the Tanaosri mountain range in Prachuap Khiri Khan province.
    national
  • 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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  • Sun, 11 Nov 2018 16:44
    Prawit urges military aid for flood-hit southern provinces
    Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan has instructed military officers and administrative officials to monitor the flood situation in three southern provinces and aid affected residents.
    national
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 12:40
    Floodwater at Bang Saphan Hospital subsides
    The flood situation in Prachuap Khiri Khan improved on Saturday and the floodwater at the Bang Saphan Hospital has subsided, officials said.
    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.
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  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 10:50
    Southbound roads still passable despite floods in Prachuap Khiri Khan
    Vehicles can still travel to and from the South although the Phetkasem Road in Prachuap Khiri Khan is still partially under water, Prachuap Khiri Khan highway police said.
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  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 01:00
    Flash floods kill 2 in provinces
    Fastrising waters in Prachuap Khiri Khan and Chumphon force evacuation of critical patients; brings southbound traffic to halt.
    national
  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
    Meth precursors in Myanmar fuelling unstoppable drug trade
    A flood of precursor chemicals into Myanmar is fuelling record meth production, officials said yesterday, as the country’s multibillion-dollar drug trade spills out across Asia-Pacific.
    opinion
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 07:00
    'Total disaster' as Italy storms kill at least 30
    Floods killed 12 people on the island of Sicily, including nine members of a single family, pushing Italy's week-long storm toll beyond 30, rescuers said Sunday.
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  • Tue, 30 Oct 2018 15:41
    Deadly storms lash Italy leaving Venice afloat
    Venice - At least five people died Monday in Italy as fierce winds and rains lashed much of the country and caused waters in the canal-ringed city of Venice to reach historic high levels.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 30 Oct 2018 09:16
    Thai cave boys get VIP treatment at Manchester United
    Twelve boys from Thailand who grabbed the world's attention in July when they were trapped in a flooded cave have realized a long-held ambition with a VIP visit to the Old Trafford stadium that is home to Manchester United.
    sports
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