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Chulalongkorn University to Test its COVID-19 Vaccine in Volunteers

BANGKOK, Feb 18 (TNA) – The Faculty of Medicine of Chualongkorn University will test its COVID-19 vaccine in volunteers in either late April or early May after successful trial in monkeys last year. Prof Dr Suttipong Wacharasindhu, director of Chulalongkorn Hospital, said the second jab of the mRNA-typed ChulaCov19 vaccine proved to make monkeys develop […]Read More

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Rights group calls on government to stop arming civilians in

A student human rights advocacy group in Thailand’s Deep South, PerMAS, has called on the Government to stop arming civilians and to stop dragging them into the armed conflict between government officials and southern insurgents. In a statement issued today (Thursday), the group called on the “Thai state” to reconsider its policy of arming civilians, […]Read More

Phuket

American tourist hit by cop joins police volunteers

PHUKET: An American man has joined the tourist police as a volunteer after an incident that was filmed in which he was assaulted by a Patong traffic police officer after demanding the reason why he was fined B1,000. The video clip, which has since gone viral, was recorded by the American, (name removed), 34, and […]Read More

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Health service volunteer slain in Pattani

PATTANI: A janitor and volunteer at a tambon health centre was killed in a gun attack in Thung Yang Daeng district of this southern border province on Saturday night, police said. The incident occurred at about 8.35pm on the road near the market in Lae Wae village in tambon Talo Maena. Full story: Bangkok Post […]Read More

Phuket

Wanted: Patong police volunteers, foreign language required

PHUKET: Patong Police are now accepting applications for the new contingent of volunteers to assist police officers in communicating with tourists, and are seeking people with international language skills despite the public notice calling for applicants omitting that fact. The notice calling for applicants, now posted at Patong Police Station, asks applicants to be conversant […]Read More

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Two charged with fraud for making false promise

Police have charged two foreigners with fraud after they obtained money from a Syrian man in exchange for falsely claiming they could secure the release of his son, who had been detained for overstaying his tourist visa. Metropolitan police commissioner Pol Lt General Sanit Mahatavorn named the detained men as Kazan Wakew, 27, from Syria, […]Read More

South

Six volunteers injured in roadside bomb attack in Pattani

Six defence volunteers were injured, three of them in serious condition, in a roadside bomb explosion in Kapor district of Pattani province on Friday. The six injured were among 12 defence volunteers riding on two armour-plated pickup trucks on their way back to base in Mai Kaen district from a training centre in Tambon Tha […]Read More