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July 24, 2014 6:43 am

Yingluck declines to commit when to return to Thailand

Yingluck met an army of reporters at the Suvarnabhumi International Airport at 10 pm when she arrived to check in for her flight to Paris. Her TG 930 flight of the Thai Airways International left..

July 23, 2014 10:38 pm

Thai worker in Israel killed by rocket

Sumet said the worker was identified only as a resident of Nan's Pua distirct. Sumet said Thai workers were warned to take cover shortly before the attack but four or five workers were outside...

July 23, 2014 9:07 pm

At Least 51 Dead in plane crash in Taiwan

Taiwan’s Central News Agency is reporting at least 51 passengers died after a Taiwanese TransAsia Airways plane made an emergency landing at a village in Penghu county amid stormy weather.

July 23, 2014 5:07 pm

Registration papers of totalled cars to become invalid..

At a meeting Wednesday, relevant authorities agreed that they needed to step up measures to prevent registration books of totally wrecked cars from being used for stolen automobiles. This..

July 23, 2014 3:56 pm

Pension scheme for farmers

Under a draft bill dealing with the farmers and rice development fund, farmer members will pay about three per cent of their monthly income to the fund and the state will also contribute an..

July 23, 2014 3:40 pm

One dead as hundreds flee false tsunami alert in Philippines

The cause of the sudden panic that hit Candelaria 88 kilometres (55 miles) south of Manila and other impoverished towns is still being investigated, said Henry Buzar, head of the area’s disaster..

July 23, 2014 2:54 pm

Constitutional Court, NACC, EC to remain until new charter..

He was speaking at a press conference to explain the provisional charter. The Nation

July 23, 2014 2:40 pm

Court dismiss libel suit against Kaewsan

Kaewsan’s statement in a news show in 2007 about Thaksin Shinawatra’s tax evasion proved true and his assets were confiscated, the Court said. Moreover Thaksin was a political figure and could..

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July 23, 2014 2:35 pm

Vietnamese woman, 121, said to be oldest living person

Nguyen Thu Tru lives in Ho Chi Minh City with her youngest son, who is 72. She had 11 children, four of whom are still alive. "We have sufficient evidence that proves Tru was born on May 4,..

July 23, 2014 2:27 pm

Bill Clinton says Aids-free world is just over the horizon

"The Aids-free world that so many of you have worked to build is just over the horizon," he said. The tools needed to treat Aids and stop its transmission are available, he said, adding:..

July 23, 2014 2:10 pm

After MH17 tragedy, Australia assures search for MH370 goes..

Australia leads the multinational search for MH370 which disappeared on March 8 carrying 239 people and is believed to have crashed in the southern Indian Ocean. It has also been drawn into the..

July 23, 2014 1:52 pm

Paibul says Prayuth qualified to be PM

Paibul said the provisional charter does not prohibit NCPO members to sit on the Cabinet. The interim charter prohibits members of the National Legislative Assembly and the National Reform Council..