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Bangkok

Bangkok to build drainage tunnels to prevent flood

Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has plans for four drainage tunnels under Bangkok to prevent the city being inundated, Bangkok governor Sukhumbhand Paribatra said on Thursday. The construction of the four giant tunnels is planned for completion in five years at an estimated total cost of 16 billion baht, he said. Construction of the first tunnel […]Read More

Bangkok

Man Found Dead in Bangkok Canal

Forensic experts from Police General Hospital have inspected the body of a Thai man found dead in a canal in the Ramkamhaeng area. Officials explained that the body of the 20-year-old victim was found hidden in a one-hundred-liter plastic tank that was stuck on the poles of a bridge over the Saen Saeb canal in […]Read More

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Two students arrested over Bangkok schoolboy bus killing

Two students of Bangkapi Technical school were arrested on Thursday for the murder of a 9-year-old schoolboy on a bus on Wednesday morning, police said. The two — aged 16 and 19 — were charged with intentionally killing a person, illegally possessing guns and amulets, and having guns in a public area, police said. They […]Read More

Bangkok

Bangkok: Schoolboy killed in bus shooting

An eight-year-old schoolboy was killed in a shooting at a bus by a number of technical school students on Ramkhamhaeng road on Wednesday morning, police reported. Police said the shooting took place about 7am. A group of youths dressed in technical school uniforms followed bus No 113 (Min Buri-Hua Lamphong) on motorcycles along Ramkhamhaeng road. […]Read More

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Grandma Hai: Champion of 32-year fight for justice

At the age of 81, Grandma Hai Khanjanta from the northeastern province of Ubon Ratchathani received an honourary Master of Arts Degree in Political Science from Bangkok’s Ramkhamhaeng University, thanks to her unending patience in fighting for her rights for her lost land. Previously obtaining only primary education, Grandma Hai said it took her 32 […]Read More