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August 4, 2015 6:48 pm

Prayut vows to follow what's stated in the constitution

"Reform means to develop for the better. Reform is a continual process, not a one-job project. The reform should be preserved and continuously carried out, thus, there's no end to this," he said...

August 4, 2015 6:34 pm

Five Thais held in China prostitution scam

Pol General Somyot Pumpanmuang, national police chief, said Tuesday that police were looking for four other suspects and probably more, mostly foreigners. The gang was believed to have operated..

August 4, 2015 6:23 pm

NHRC wants Tak Bai wounds to be healed

"It's been 10 years already and counting. We need to eventually find an end to this, or it will end up in limbo like many other cases," he said. More than 1,000 protesters were beaten and piled..

August 4, 2015 6:19 pm

NRC members urged to use own judgement on draft charter

NRC member Thiti Vuttikovit took to the floor during a meeting presided over by deputy chairman Tassana Boontong. Thiti told her colleagues that they had rights and the liberty to vote on the..

August 4, 2015 5:35 pm

Heavy payouts for dead cyclists' families

The crash made headlines, prompting authorities to review bicyclist-safety measures. The victims were riding their bicycles with friends in Chiang Mai province when a drunken university student..

August 4, 2015 5:31 pm

Turkey ready to take on remaining 59 Uighur people in..

Thanking Thailand for having sent 108 Uighurs to his country's care, Cavusoglu also urged Thailand to follow up the condition of the 109 Uighurs that were sent back to China. The two ministers..

August 4, 2015 5:28 pm

Narong reinstated as permanent secretary for Public Health..

Narong has earlier been seconded to an inactive post at the PM's Office pending an investigation into complaints against him. The order Tuesday stated that the investigation has been completed..

August 4, 2015 5:09 pm

Singaporean had false Thai ID, say police

The card has identified the Singaporean as a Thai who is in fact already dead. Zhang Yao Zhong, 50, is one of 16 alleged suspects Thai authorities have been trying to hunt down for their role..

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August 4, 2015 4:57 pm

Prayut says Suthep not helping govt

Prayut said Suthep was instead tying to help the country. The prime minister said he would like to ask Suthep to avoid causing more conflicts in the country with his campaigns.

August 4, 2015 4:41 pm

PM orders social development ministry to find houses for 4..

He said the ministry will have to draft a long-term strategy how to house the 4 million people. Their housing may be done in five or ten years. He said the ministry has so far housed some 1.3..

August 4, 2015 4:06 pm

Cabinet approves Bt5-million aid for Myanmar

The aid will be provided through the Thai Foreign Ministry, he said. The spokesman said the Myanmar ambassador to Thailand has informed the Thai government that Myanmar is in urgent need of..

August 4, 2015 2:55 pm

Barnacles on wing part may help in hunt for MH370

The hunt for the Boeing 777, which disappeared on March 8 last year en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people aboard, has focused on the southern Indian Ocean off Australia. No..