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A day in photos

1<p>Female Air Force pilots listen carefully to specialists in jungle survival at the Flying Training School in Kamphaeng Saen district, Nakhon …

Prayut better off avoiding political fray

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and allies in the military regime handily won Sunday's referendum. (EPA photo)<p>Less than 48 hours after the …

NBTC threatens to ban Pokemon Go

Pokemon Go players, increasingly referred to as "pokemon zombies", totally absorbed by the game in Pathumwan district of Bangkok, as the telecom …

Thai expert new No.2 at US embassy

Peter Haymond, with wife Dusadee (right) and daughter Faye, addresses US embassy staff shortly after he arrived back in Thailand early last month. US …

Prayut insists on retaining Section 44

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha took over all TV channels for his tough-talking speech to the nation Wednesday evening, where he promised harsh …

Tourists baulk at SIM tracking

A tourist checks his cellphone while walking on Silom Road Wednesday. Tourists unanimously told reporters that the military regime's plan to issue …

Security forces seek warrantless wiretaps

No matter where you are, security agencies will soon have the ability to listen to what you're saying, without a warrant. (Bangkok Post file …

Moody's: Political, economic challenges persist

Charter referendum votes are counted in Bangkok's Don Muang district last Sunday. On Thursday Moody's Investors Service says the approval of the new …

Crunch time for the insect industry

'Have you tried cricket yet?"The question pops up at the top of the New York-based Exo company's website. It sounds uninviting for those who imagine …

Suankularb Wittayalai teacher denies allegations of sex with minors or students

Suankularb Wittayalai School teacher Sarot Meephai, right, is being escorted by a police officer. (Photo by Jiraporn Kuhakan)<p>A teacher at an elite …

Gunman storms Florida gay club - 50 dead

This handout photo provided by the Orlando Police Department on Sunday shows police cars outside of the Pulse Night Club in Orlando following an …

Soul mates

The ability to see people’s souls is not a skill that everybody would want. In the romantic TV comedy, I See You: Special Nurse, Wonder Case, pretty …

Mekong nations take on Golden Triangle narco-empire

THE MEKONG RIVER -- The Lao People's Army patrol boat was custom-made in China with night-vision capability and two of the most powerful engines on …

BMA buys time on Mahakan Fort eviction

Bangkok governor Sukhumbhand Paribatra has ordered changes to a committee set up to implement an eviction plan for the Mahakan Fort community, a move …

Prawit says defence purchases 'graft-free'

Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwon has insisted the purchase of military hardware is corruption-free and that steps involved are transparent.

Deputy PM kick-starts hunt for hospital attackers

Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon has assigned an assistant army chief to head the probe into Sunday's attacks in Narathiwat's Cho Airong …

Prayut wants major rail network increase

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha looks at a model train that he accidentally derailed after delivering a speech to open the Second Thai Rail Industry …

Police seek fresh warrants in SCB case

Police will ask a court today to issue warrants for the arrest of more suspects involved in the deadly chemical accident at Siam Commercial Bank's …

Mercury set to reach 41C

Temperatures Thursday will reach 41C as a result of a low-pressure system over northern Thailand, the Thai Meteorological Department (TMD) says.

CDC feels heat over charter bid

The Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC) is under intense pressure after receiving the military regime's controversial charter proposal which has …

Ex-WTO chief decries Thai education

Supachai Panitchpakdi views that Thailand does not make good returns on its investment in the education system. (Bangkok Post file photo)<p>A former …

AoT to mull Don Mueang upgrade plan

Don Mueang International Airport's newly renovated Terminal 2 opened in December, but Airports of Thailand says that is not nearly enough capacity to …

Government adjusts water plan to battle drought

The water level in Chao Phraya dam in Chai Nat has receded to its critical levels since late January. (Bangkok Post file photo)<p>The Agriculture and …

Fix charter loopholes or 'chaos returns'

According to a leading academic, the draft constitution virtually guarantees another military coup within 10 years. (File photo)<p>A leading academic is …

Saha drops ads over Sorrayuth

Sorrayuth Suthassanachinda has stayed on the air to anchor TV's most popular news programme on TV Channel 3, but pressure is building for a public …

Trump, Sanders win first US primary

Republican US presidential candidate Donald Trump (left) reacts on stage as his wife Melania looks on at his 2016 New Hampshire presidential primary …

A day in photos

1<p>Researchers at Chulalongkorn University show Mediterranean recluse spiders, which were found inside a cave in Kanchanaburi's Sai Yok district. These …

Birds in plastic bags spark anger online

A photo of several birds confined in a small plastic bag outside a popular temple in Ayutthaya, waiting to be freed by 'compassionate' visitors, …

Fishermen say new rules bad for business

Fishermen have proposed dividing fishing zones based on fishing gear, such as destructive and non-destructive gear, rather than by types of vessels. …

Government sees no need for car probe haste

Justice Minister Paiboon Koomchaya: 'Investigators are working hard to ensure justice for all' (Post Today photo)<p>There is no need to speed up an …