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Bangkok

Thailand Ministry of Transport eyeing 20 THB flat fare for

BANGKOK, 19 August 2011 (NNT) – The Ministry of Transport is looking to propose to the Cabinet a measure to fix the fares of the BTS Skytrain, the MRT subway and the Airport Rail Link at 20 THB flat so as to help commuters save costs. According to Permanent Secretary for Transport Supoj Saplom, the […]Read More

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Thai Teen loses her leg after subway train accident in

A 14-year-old Thai girl, who lost her leg to a speeding subway train in Singapore on Sunday, has undergone surgery and in a stable condition, Foreign Ministry’s spokesman Thani Thongpakdi said Monday. “Unfortunately, she has to lose one of her legs,” he said, adding that the ministry had provided for some relatives to visit her. […]Read More

Bangkok

Deputy PM Suthep: No intelligence confirmation of bomb threat at

BANGKOK, Aug 30 – Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister Suthep Thaugsuban on Monday dismissed an opposition party’s claim of a possible bombing along the capital’s underground train system next month, saying no official intelligence confirmation indicates any possible sabotage. Mr Suthep urged the public not to panic over the groundless speculation after Puea Thai Party spokesman […]Read More

Bangkok

Thai protesters set fire to police bus

BANGKOK – Anti-government protesters set fire to a police bus down the street from Japanese and U.S. embassies in central Bangkok after troops fired tear gas Friday in a burst of new violence after nightlong clashes left one person dead. The fighting, which so far has claimed 30 lives and injured hundreds since anti-government Red […]Read More