CHIANG MAI — The “Rose of the North” won world recognition Wednesday for the dubious distinction of having the worst recorded air quality during peak conditions.
BANGKOK — Thirty-nine people were killed on the first day of what have come to be known as the “seven dangerous days” of Songkran. Drunk driving was the biggest culprit.
TAK — At least six foreign laborers died when a bus left a mountain road early Monday morning in the northeastern province of Tak.
BANGKOK — A monk is in critical condition after being stabbed in the chest Wednesday morning by a young man he met on a train.
BANGKOK — An apartment fire that killed three people early Tuesday was caused by old wiring, officials said.
BANGKOK — Three people were killed early Tuesday when fire broke out inside an apartment in the Ratchathewi area.
BANGKOK — An elderly scavenger kicked unconscious earlier this month died Thursday night, leading police to upgrade charges against the man who assaulted him.
TAK — Twenty foreigners were killed when a bus caught fire early Friday on a highway in the north.
BANGKOK — Netizens on Monday had raised almost 1 million baht for an 82-year-old garbage picker recovering in hospital after being beaten senseless.
NAKHON RATCHASIMA — The driver of a tour bus that crashed and killed 18 passengers confessed to being high on meth at the time, police said Friday.