Arrest warrants issued for university students in police scandal

Arrest warrants issued for university students in police scandal

BANGKOK: Dozens of medical and engineering university students now face arrest warrants for their alleged roles in cheating during police officer entrance exams last month at the Metropolitan Police Bureau (MPB). Criminal arrest warrants were issued today for about 51 university students and a Bangkok city regulation enforcement

- Thursday, January 12, 2017 | 04:43 PM

Police chief to probe entrance exam cheating scandal

Police chief to probe entrance exam cheating scandal

BANGKOK: National police chief Gen Chakthip Chaijinda said yesterday he would await the results of an internal investigation into cheating before deciding whether to cancel the results of an entrance exam for applicants seeking to be police officers. Gen Chakthip’s comments were made after Col Uthen Nuiphin, chief of the Metrop

- Tuesday, January 10, 2017 | 11:10 AM

Siriraj to boost breast cancer patient survival

Siriraj to boost breast cancer patient survival

BANGKOK: Siriraj Hospital aims to greatly boost the chances of survival for breast cancer patients within the next five years, one of its senior medical experts said yesterday. Dr Prasit Watanapa, dean and director of Mahidol University’s Siriraj Medical School, said the faculty aimed to ‘defeat’ breast cancer completely for

- Tuesday, January 10, 2017 | 10:33 AM

Van numbers to decrease by 2019

Van numbers to decrease by 2019

BANGKOK: As many as 40,000 inter-provincial passenger vans could be taken off Thailand’s roads by 2019 because they are not appropriate for public transportation, Deputy Prime Minister Wisanu Krue-Ngam said today. PM Wisanu said that the Transport Ministry’s proposal to use Article 44 of the interim charter to immediately tack

- Friday, January 6, 2017 | 05:31 PM