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World News

Putin tightens infrastructure security after blast on bridge

  By AP and published by Mercury News Kyiv, Ukraine – An explosion on Saturday caused the partial collapse of a bridge linking the Crimean Peninsula with Russia, damaging an important supply artery for the Kremlin’s faltering war effort in southern Ukraine and hitting a towering symbol of Russian power in the region. Nobody immediately […]

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Business

Koh Samui residents urge govt to speed up construction of bridge

  AS a memorandum of understanding (MoU) has now been signed to construct a bridge linking Koh Samui to Nakhon Si Thammarat’s Khanom district, local residents are urging that this be quickly built to boost tourism, Naewna newspaper said today (August 24). Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob earlier signed the MoU on integration of the road […]

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Local News

50 students, teachers plunge into water after bridge collapse

  A NATURE field trip by fifth graders and their teachers in Nakhon Si Thammarat province turned into a disaster after the bridge they were all crossing suddenly collapsed under their weight plunging them all into the pool of water below injuring six of them, Matichon said today (August 19). At 2 p.m. the National […]

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Local News

Toll booth roof collapses after part of U-turn bridge falls on cars below

SOON AFTER a part of a U-turn bridge at Samut Sakhon section of Rama 2 road fell on top of several cars below killing two persons and injuring many others at 8.30 p.m. last night (July 31), a part of the Bang Pakong expressway toll plaza’s roof too collapsed today, Sanook.com said. Facebook user Khajonsak […]

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Local News

Udom Suk canal bridge collapsed, road closed

  AT 5.23 p.m. today (Feb.26) JS100 Radio sent out an urgent message that a bridge over a canal running in between Udom Suk Soi 51 and 53  (Klong Kled bridge in Sukhumvit Soi 103) had collapsed and all lanes of Udom Suk road closed to traffic, Naewna newspaper said. The public was warned to […]

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Local News

Under-construction bridge collapses, 12 Myanmar workers hurt

A BRIDGE being built as part of a ring road in Nakhon Ratchasima province collapsed at around 2 p.m. today (Jan. 23) leading to 12 Myanmar workers getting injured but none very seriously, Siam Rath newspaper reported. Upon getting a call for help at around that time this province’s Hook 31 rescue team rushed to […]

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