• Mon, 29 Apr 2019 18:30
    Pattani manhunt under way after apparent road-rage shooting
    Police in the southernmost province of Pattani on Monday were hunting for a group of men in a Mitsubishi Space Wagon who had opened fire on another vehicle following a road-rage incident on Sunday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:25
    One death and three injuries in southern shootings
    One person was killed and three others injured in two separate shootings in the southernmost province of Pattani on Thursday evening.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:08
    Prawit urges ‘utmost restraint’ from security officials following Narathiwat attacks
    Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan has urged security officials on the ground to exercise the utmost restraint following several attacks targeting Buddhist monks and officials in the southernmost province of Narathiwat last week.
    national
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 17:18
    Police commander transferred following fatal mid-day attack at police station in Pattani
    A transfer order has been issued for the police commander of a precinct in the southernmost province of Pattani for negligence following an attack by suspected insurgents on Sunday on his station, which resulted in the death of a police sergeant.
    national
  • Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
    Measles claims 9th victim in Yala, 3 critically ill
    A CHILD SUCCUMBED to measles in Yala province yesterday morning, bringing the number of deaths from the disease in the southernmost province this year to nine, Yala Provincial Public Health Office head Dr Songkran Maichum said.
    national
  • Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:49
    Ninth death in Yala measles outbreak
    A child succumbed to measles in Yala province on Monday morning, bringing the number of deaths from an outbreak of the disease in the country’s southernmost province to nine.
    national
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
    Southern Army chief urged to tackle ‘double standards’
    THE NEW Fourth Army Region chief, Lt-General Pornsak Poonsa, who recently took charge of Thailand’s predominantly Muslim southernmost provinces, was yesterday urged by Buddhist residents of Yala province to tackle double standards in the treatment of people of different religions, corruption in certain state offices as well as emphasise development work.
    national
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:00
    Eco-tourism promoted for southern provinces
    THE DESIGNATED Areas for Sustainable Tourism Administration (DASTA) is collaborating with eight institutes to develop eco-tourism for the benefit of 32 communities in the three southernmost provinces, DASTA director-general Nalikatibhag Sangsnit said.
    Economy
  • Mon, 30 Jul 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Unrest-hit Sungai Kolok pines for its lost charm
    THE LONG-RUNNING unrest in the southernmost Narathiwat border province is showing signs of easing but restoring confidence and economic progress poses major challenges.
    national
  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 09:39
    Emergency decree enforcement in South extended a further three months
    The government has extended the state of emergency in the three southernmost provinces for a further three months.
    national
  • Tue, 01 May 2018 13:10
    Hainan goes visa-free
    Travellers from 59 countries can now take advantage of visa-free access to Hainan, China’s southernmost island province.
    World
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:02
    Hainan to offer 30-day visa-free period for visitors from 59 countries
    China will adopt a new 30-day visa-free policy in Hainan province for people from 59 countries starting May 1, in an attempt to nurture the tourism industry of the southernmost province.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 01:00
    PM reveals new safety zone in South amid hunt for IS-linked suspects
    A SAFETY zone will be set up in the southernmost Narathiwat border province by the end of this month, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said yesterday, coinciding with a media report that Malaysian authorities were hunting for a Thai national from that province who reportedly tried to create an Islamic State cell in Thailand.
    national
  • Tue, 27 Mar 2018 01:00
    Southern Muslim politicians to set up ‘neutral’ new party
    THE WADAH group of Muslim politicians, backed by local residents and former MPs in the three southernmost border provinces, has resolved to form a new political party to contest the next election, a member said yesterday.
    politics
  • Mon, 26 Mar 2018 01:00
    Muslim politicians in deep South announce new party ‘Pracha Chat’
    The Wadah group of Muslim politicians, as well as other former MPs in the three southernmost border provinces, have agreed to form a new political party to contest the next election, a member said on Monday.
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