A police officer carries a bag consisting explosives found in an apartment room in Bangplat district on Tuesday. Police found a hand grenad, rounds of ammunition and power gel explosives in the room.//Photo by Jessada Chuntraruk
The Cabinet approved extra spending of Bt1 billion - half what was requested - for the Internal Security Operation Command (Isoc) to contain violence in the restive south on Tuesday, a government statement said.
Talks fail on agreement to supply cheap drugs
The process to import cheap generic versions of two expensive medicines looks set to continue after the Public Health Ministry's third round of negotiations for lower prices from the original manufacturers failed yesterday, the health minister said.
SOUTHERN VIOLENCE Sonthi seeks Bt2 bn for ISOC
Army chief Sonthi Boonyaratglin yesterday asked the government for an emergency budget of Bt2 billion for the Internal Security Operation Command (Isoc) to contain violence in the deep South, a government source said.
Boonsak gunning for top 5 place
[BADMINTON] "New millionaire" Boonsak Ponsana hopes that his stunning recent performance that led to a triumph in Singapore would pave the way for a top-five place in the world rankings.