Chengdu-Surat Than flights suspended

SURAT THANI: Spring Airlines, a Shanghai-based low-cost carrier, has suspended charter flights from Chengdu, the capital of China's Sichuan province, to Surat Thani until Feb 28 following the ban on Chinese travelling abroad because of the coronavirus epidemic.Suksawat Sukwanno, director of Nakhon Si Thammarat airport and temporarily acting for the…

Smog in most of greater Bangkok

Unsafe smog levels covered most of greater Bangkok on Monday morning, with the worst air in Bangkok's Lat Krabang district and Samut Prakan's Muang district, the Pollution Control Department reported.The levels of particulate matter 2.5 micrometre and less in diameter (PM2.5) ranged from 42-77 microgrammes per cubic metre of air…

Police officer murdered, mutilated

Police and rescue workers at the wooden house where Pol Lt Col Jamras Dolchua was found murdered on Monday morning, at Ban Noi Pattana in Kalasin's Kamalasai district. (Photo by Yongyuth Phuphuangpet) KALASIN: A police officer was found stabbed to death, his body mutilated, in Kamalasai district of this northeastern…

‘Ice Metal Casket’ horror case continues

Apichai: Arrested on suspicion of multiple murders. (Police photo) Police have been working hard in the investigation into a wealthy criminal suspect who has been given the nickname "Ice Metal Casket". Investigators suspect Apichai Ongwisit, 40, was involved in the murders of at least three women and believe he used metal…