Bangkok flies drones, seeks better ideas to improve bad air

BANGKOK (AP) – A fleet of drones, trucks and small planes sprayed water to try to reduce air pollution around Bangkok yesterday while the governor invited critics to brainstorm better ideas to improve the air quality in the Thai capital. Unhealthy pollution levels forced city schools to close on Wednesday for the rest of week, and the Public Health Ministry advised against outdoor activities. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin