MOVING HOUSE: Panel wants Parliament built at new airport city
Free land offer wins over panel, despite concerns over subsidence, low-lying land, noise pollution. First it was Suvarna-bhumi Airport fever. Then the hype was an ultra-modern airport city: Nakhon Suvarnabhumi. And now, Suvarnabhumi City is seen as the best site for the new Parliament.
Opposition against Egat listing gains steam
A political pressure group joined the fight against the privatisation of Egat Plc yesterday and vowed to petition the United Nations for alleged violation of the international human rights treaty if Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra goes ahead with the public share issue.
PM’s Office dismisses report in 'Phujadkarn'
Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra did not impinge on royal prerogatives when he presided over a religious ceremony last April at the Temple of the Emerald Buddha as a newspaper report had alleged, the PM’s Office said yesterday.
Kids can learn from award-winning Bubu
If Bubu can realise the value of friendship, so can you, argues a Thai teacher who recently won the top prize at an international hand-drawn picture book contest in Japan.