Petrol pump at PTT service station in Yala torched

Suspected southern insurgents set fire to a petrol pump at a service station in Than To district of the southern province of Yala on Saturday night. There were no casualties.   Than To police said that, shortly before midnight last night, an explosion was heard at the PTT station on Road 410 in Than To […]

Drone deployed in night-time search for missing HTMS Sukhothai crew

The Royal Thai Navy (RTN) has deployed an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to conduct a night search for the 22 crew members of the sunken HTMS Sukhothai who are still missing in the Gulf of Thailand, according to RTN Spokesman Admiral Pokkrong Monthatphalin.   The drone is equipped with a high resolution night-vision camera, can […]

Bangkok Film Festival to be held January 20th-22nd

Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, in cooperation with the Office of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Nation Group, will hold the Bangkok Film Festival 2023 between January 20th and 22nd at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.   The event will also feature a short documentary film competition, under the title “Connecting Bangkok 2030”, panel discussions, […]

Search teams hope to find last 16 missing HTMS Sukhothai crew on Sunday

Search teams expect to find the 16 crew of the HTMS Sukhothai who remain missing tomorrow (Sunday), hopefully including survivors, Vice Admiral Pichai Lorchusakul, commander of the First Naval Area Command, said this evening.   Six bodies were recovered today off Bang Saphan district of Prachuap Khiri Khan, where the ship sank. All remains will […]