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  • PM tells feuding cops to get over it
    on June 20, 2024 at 9:25 pm

    Pol Gen Torsak Sukvimol has been reinstated as national police chief following the completion of an investigation into a much-publicised internal conflict, according to Wissanu Krea-ngam, a legal adviser to Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin.

  • Serbia’s Jovic snatches late equaliser to salvage 1-1 draw with Slovenia
    on June 20, 2024 at 3:22 pm

    MUNICH, Germany: Serbia substitute Luka Jovic headed a last-gasp equaliser to salvage a 1-1 draw with Slovenia in an entertaining Group C clash at Euro 2024 on Thursday.

  • Korat hospital accused of fatal misdiagnosis
    on June 20, 2024 at 1:55 pm

    The family of a four-year-old girl who died after being treated at a hospital in Nakhon Ratchasima has asked the Ministry of Public Health to investigate whether a misdiagnosis was to blame.

  • Conscript deductions clarified
    on June 20, 2024 at 1:21 pm

    The Ministry of Defence has issued a set of criteria to determine which expenses can be deducted from conscripts’ salaries to ensure military recruits have enough money left to spend.

  • Student poverty ‘falling on deaf ears’
    on June 20, 2024 at 1:14 pm

    The government is paying insufficient attention to the dire need for extra funds to save millions of students from leaving the education system because they have run out of money, says an opposition MP.

  • Don Muang Tollway rates to rise in December
    on June 20, 2024 at 11:59 am

    Driving on the Don Muang Tollway will become more expensive in December, when increases of 5-15 baht take effect.

  • Special banknote for king’s birthday
    on June 20, 2024 at 11:54 am

    The Bank of Thailand (BoT) will issue 10 million commemorative banknotes for the auspicious occasion of His Majesty the King’s 72nd birthday on July 28.

  • Amazon takes aim at packaging waste
    on June 20, 2024 at 11:42 am

    Amazon.com, seeking to become more environmentally friendly, is replacing plastic air pillows in its North American shipments with recycled paper.

  • India shuns China’s calls to resume direct flights
    on June 20, 2024 at 11:16 am

    NEW DELHI – China is pressing India to restart direct passenger flights after a four-year halt, but New Delhi is resisting as a border dispute continues to weigh on ties between the world’s two most populous countries, officials said.

  • Rules on gender status and identity to change
    on June 20, 2024 at 10:36 am

    State agencies are preparing to amend regulations and measures related to people’s gender and marital status after the marriage equality bill was passed by the Senate on Tuesday.