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July 31, 2014 10:19 pm

First meeting of National Legislative Assembly members set..

The first meeting of the newly-appointed National Legislative Assembly will be on August 7. HM the King has ordered the first meeting day after endorsing the 200 NLA members today.

July 31, 2014 9:49 pm

His Majesty appoints NLA

The list of the NLA members has been published on the Royal Gazette and it was also announced on TV Pool Thursday night. The Nation

July 31, 2014 6:45 pm

Children of surrogates stranded in Thailand

Thathree Chaowachata, the head of the Department of Consular Affairs' Legalisation and Naturalisation Division at the Foreign Affairs Ministry, said the cases included homosexual..

July 31, 2014 6:35 pm

EU formally adopts Russia sanctions

The new measures, finally agreed earlier this week after months of hesitation, target Russia’s banking, defence and energy sectors in view of its "actions destabilising the situation in eastern..

July 31, 2014 6:10 pm

Dutch, Australian experts reach MH17 crash site: OSCE

"Monitors reach MH17 crash site for 1st time in almost week, accompanied by 4 Dutch, Australian experts. Used new route to access," the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s..

July 31, 2014 5:45 pm

Lack of evidence leads to acquittal of Yala man

The judges said the prosecution had presented only hearsay to implicate the defendant, Ahamat Mauseng, and it was not sufficient to convince them that he had been involved in the separatist..

July 31, 2014 5:21 pm

Ebola-hit Sierra Leone declares state of emergency

"Extraordinary challenges require extraordinary measures. The Ebola virus disease poses an extraordinary challenge to our nation," the president said in a televised address to the..

July 31, 2014 5:06 pm

Thailand's anti-human trafficking efforts to benefit Myanmar..

In the release issued chiefly to show Thailand's actions to fight human trafficking, the embassy said that Thailand is working in close collaboration and with the support of neighbouring nations..

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July 31, 2014 4:59 pm

Job applicants should not be forced to do blood tests for..

The NHRC said requiring people to take a blood test could adversely affect people who do this, plus their families, both economically and socially. The agency was responding to complaints from..

July 31, 2014 3:38 pm

China's Alibaba potentially to invest in Snapchat: US media

It was not clear whether the discussions will lead to a deal, the reports Wednesday said. According to the Bloomberg news agency, the first to report the talks, the terms of the financing could..

July 31, 2014 2:47 pm

Myanmar makes $2.3mn heroin bust in 'Golden Triangle'

Two men were arrested in the border town of Tachileik in eastern Shan State during the bust, which netted drugs with a street value of $2.3 million, police told AFP. "We seized 404 blocks of..

July 31, 2014 2:43 pm

Non-formal education chief transferred

Sutthasi said the transfer took effect on Tuesday. The Nation