WHO investigating links between cough syrup deaths, considers advice for parents

The World Health Organization (WHO) is investigating whether there is any connection between manufacturers whose contaminated cough syrups it has linked to the deaths of more than 300 children in three countries, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters.   Citing “unacceptable levels” of toxins in the products, the WHO is seeking more information […]

People near Srinagarind Dam warned after tiger caught on CCTV

People living in communities near the Srinagarind Dam, in Si Sawat district of Kanchanaburi province, have been advised not to forage in the forest or allow their children to play near the dam after a tiger was recorded by CCTV walking on the top of the dam early on Sunday morning.   The tiger, identified […]

Tourists advised not to camp at Vajiralongkorn Reservoir

Tourists are being told not to spend the night in tents, mobile homes or lodgings on the banks of the Vajiralongkorn Reservoir, or on the islets in the reservoir, or face a maximum fine of 100,000 baht.   Additionally, tour operators who provide accommodation to tourists at such locations may face two-years in prison and/or […]