Thailand Daily News (Bangkok Post)

  • Fire ravages Hua Hin resort; all tourists, staff safe
    PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: Fire engulfed four villas at a famous resort in Hua Hin district, but all staff members and guests are safe. ... Read more
  • The latest on Sri Lanka terror attack: 2 more explosions
    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka: The latest on explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday (all times local). ... Read more
  • Pheu Thai insists it has legitimate right to form govt
    With the highest number of MPs in parliament under its command, the Pheu Thai Party has the legitimate right to form a government before the party in the second place, Pheu Thai secretary-general Phumtham Wechayachai said on Sunday. ... Read more
  • Thailand, Cambodia ready to relaunch rail link
    Thailand looks set to re-establish a rail link with Cambodia 45 years after the two countries terminated cross-border train service. ... Read more
  • Japan PM Abe sends offering to Yasukuni war shrine
    TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday sent a ritual offering to the controversial Yasukuni war shrine, seen by Asian neighbours as a symbol of Japan's militarist past. ... Read more
  • Poll reruns underway in five provinces
    New elections were underway on Sunday at six polling stations in five provinces, including Bangkok, from 8am to 5pm, as ordered by the Election Commission. ... Read more
  • 156 dead as blasts hit Sri Lanka churches, hotels
    COLOMBO: A string of blasts ripped through high-end hotels and churches holding Easter services in Sri Lanka on Sunday, killing at least 156 people, including 35 foreigners. ... Read more
  • Ariya joint third as Henderson defends Lotte golf title
    LOS ANGELES: Brooke Henderson captured her second consecutive Lotte Championship on Saturday, winning her eighth LPGA title to match Sandra Post for the most all-time tour triumphs by a Canadian. ... Read more
  • Summer storm damages about 100 houses in Korat
    NAKHON RATCHASIMA: About 100 houses in three tambons in Khon Buri district were partially damaged after being hit by a summer storm on Saturday afternoon, an official said on Sunday. ... Read more
  • 300 Korat households hit by water shortage
    NAKHON RATCHASIMA: About 300 households in three villages in Non Sung district of this northeastern provinces have been hit by a shortage of water for over a week, according to a local media report. ... Read more