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December 26, 2014 4:54 pm

Hat Yai steps up security during New Year holidays

He said troops, police and civilian officials will set up 100 checkpoints around the town and 400 volunteers will be deployed to guard the town during the period. The Nation

December 26, 2014 4:34 pm

Koh Tao murders trial begins in Thailand

Zaw Lin and Wai Phyo, both 21, were arrested in October and confessed to the crimes, but later withdrew their statements saying they were tortured. They were in Koh Samuiā€™s provincial court..

December 26, 2014 4:22 pm

India helps early disaster warning system

The contribution to the Trust Fund is part of a series of steps taken by India to support regional early warning systems. India is a Regional Service Provider for the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning..

December 26, 2014 4:05 pm

M'sia cancels Putrajaya's New Year celebrations due to..

Federal territories minister Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor who announced the cancellation Thursday said he also hoped that organisers of the programme, Ambank Group, would agree to channel the cost of..

December 26, 2014 3:35 pm

Japanese ambassador joins tsunami memorial rite at Kamala..

As part of the rite, Buddhist monks from Japan chanted a prayer and the participants stood in silence for one minute before they laid down flowers in memory of the victims. The Nation

December 26, 2014 3:27 pm

LG offices raided over suspected washing machine vandalism

Samsung Electronics had filed a lawsuit accusing the LG executives of defamation, property damage and obstruction of business and said LG home appliance division president Jo Seong-Jin was among..

December 26, 2014 2:30 pm

BOT cuts growth forecasts

In the Monetary Policy Committee Report, released after the December meeting, the 2014 forecast was revised down from 1.5 per cent to 0.8 per cent, while the 2015 forecast was cut from 4.8 per cent..

December 26, 2014 2:22 pm

13 killed in southern floods so far

The eight provinces are Surat Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Phatthalung, Songkhla, Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat and Trang. Deputy Interior Minister Suthi Makbun said the Disaster Prevention and..

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Black-necked Stork

Scientific name: Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus It was found in western coast Trang’s Hat Chao

Chinese Goral or Grey Tailed Goral

Naemorhedus griseus Found in hilly habitats in Chiang Mai, Mae Hong Son and Tak, in confined area

December 26, 2014 2:04 pm

Criminal Court acquits Kasit in Thaksin's defamation case

The court ruled that since Thaksin was a former prime minister and public figure, Kasit could criticise and question him with sincere intention to protect the national interest. The Nation ..

December 26, 2014 1:29 pm

Defence minister says Thailand needs submarine to protect..

He said he will talk to the Navy chief and if Navy chief agree a submarine procurement plan will be sent to the Cabinet for deliberation. The Nation

December 26, 2014 1:02 pm

Prayut visits flood victims in Tak Bai

He flew on an Army plane to the southern province and 9:30 am. The province has been hit by floods since December 18, affecting some 50,000 families in 13 districts. The Nation

December 26, 2014 12:39 pm

SCB to provide True Move 'Tourist Inter Sim' Cards

Each SIM will entitle tourists to 10 baht voice calls, 20 MB of Internet usage, and 1-hour of free WiFi while staying in Thailand. SCB is planning to make this service available at more than..