Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
EV fires are easily prevented
ELECTRIC-VEHICLE fires generate headlines, but accidents are easily prevented if the owners follow the manufacturers’ instructions on charging and equipment maintenance.
Auto & Audio
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 11:49
Suicide prevented on Ubon Ratchathani bridge
A young man was prevented from jumping to his death from a bridge over the Mool River in Ubon Ratchathani early on Tuesday.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:00
Are tech giants hijacking Internet?
The topic of censorship is really heating up after Google, YouTube, Spotify, Apple and Facebook prevented the conservative website Infowars from being accessed by their platforms in a concerted effort to block free speech by a source they don’t like.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 18:40
Passer-by stops woman, 70, from throwing herself off Krungthep Bridge
A passer-by prevented a 70-year-old woman from jumping from Krungthep Bridge into the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok’s Thon Buri district on Tuesday morning.
Wed, 09 May 2018 11:49
Police talk down would-be Samut Prakan bridge suicide
Samut Prakan police prevented a plumber from hanging himself from a traffic sign on a bridge late Tuesday night.
Sat, 05 May 2018 15:11
South Korea police foil anti-Pyongyang leaflet launch
South Korean police on Saturday prevented activists from launching anti-Pyongyang leaflets to North Korea, citing an agreement reached at a historic inter-Korean summit last month.
Thu, 03 May 2018 01:00
P-Move activists blocked by military
Group appeals to UN as supporters prevented from going to Bangkok for demonstration.
Wed, 14 Feb 2018 17:02
Rainmaking fails to curb air pollution due to weather conditions
Artificial rainmaking efforts to reduce air pollution in Bangkok has failed, as cold air from the North prevented cloud formations and even intensified air pollution in the capital.
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 06:38
Cured French nun named as 70th Lourdes miracle
The case of a French nun who recovered from a decades-old back problem that prevented her from walking normally has been recognised as the 70th miracle at France's fabled shrine of Lourdes, her church said Sunday.
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 13:00
A silent killer than can be prevented
Each year, diabetes causes an approximate 5 million deaths worldwide. More than 415 million people are thought to be suffering from the disease, of which only 50 per cent have been formally diagnosed, meaning that millions of individuals are at risk of developing complications due to delayed diagnosis.
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:49
Chinese social media block profile pic changes during congress
Beijing - Chinese tech companies have prevented social media users from changing profile pictures and user names amid heightened security as a key Communist Party conclave opened Wednesday in Beijing.
Sat, 14 Oct 2017 11:09
Flooded road causes traffic gridlock on Don Muang Tollway
A long queue of vehicles formed on the inbound Don Muang Tollway late Saturday morning as the flooded road below prevented them from exiting the elevated way.
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:23
House-cleaning, walking to work, staves off death: study
PARIS - One in 12 global deaths over a five-year period can be prevented through 30 minutes of physical activity -- which can include house-cleaning or walking to work -- five days a week, researchers said Friday.
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:00
Abhisit and Yingluck cleared of mishandling 2011 flood response
NACC RULES THERE WAS NO DERELICTION OF DUTY ON THEIR PART AND THEY COULD NOT HAVE PREVENTED DAMAGE TO MANY AREAS
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 14:39
Lawyers, families prevented from jail visits with former ministers
The Bangkok Remand Prison on Saturday morning rejected visit requests by lawyers and families of former commerce minister Boonsong Teriyapirom and former deputy commerce minister Phumi Saraphol.