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August 27, 2014 6:48 pm

Gloomy export figures for July may force revised growth..

"Exports dropped again last month because of declining shipments of gold, fuel and some agricultural and industrial products, mainly rubber and rubber products. The slowing recovery of the global..

August 27, 2014 6:06 pm

NSC chief 'won't always be main negotiator' in South talks

The key negotiators in future rounds of talks may vary depending on the content of specific talks, but the entire framework will still be under NSC supervision, said Udomdej, secretary-general of..

August 27, 2014 5:56 pm

Malaysian women reportedly providing sex to jihadi fighters

"These women are believed to have offered themselves in sexual comfort roles to Isis fighters who are attempting to establish Islamic rule in the Middle East," an unnamed intelligence official was..

August 27, 2014 5:34 pm

One killed, another missing in Mae Hong Son flood

The flood, which occurred in tambon Pang Moo of Muang district at 1.30am yesterday, also damaged some farmlands and a bridge at the entrance of the Buddha Barami Lok Udom monastery. The Nation

August 27, 2014 5:27 pm

Fatal condo collapse: boss goes to police

Chanaichon, accompanied by his lawyer Chalermchai Laisakul, surrendered to Pol Col Ratchapol Chanasrikhajorn, superintendent of the Khlong 5 police station. He posted Bt100,000worth of assets as..

August 27, 2014 5:16 pm

Digital boards to find missing cars, people

Pol General Somyot Poompanmoung, designated national police chief, signed an agreement with representatives of the Thai General Insurance Association, the Mirror Foundation and Plan B Media for..

August 27, 2014 4:43 pm

IMF chief Lagarde charged over corruption case

In exclusive comments to AFP, she said she had no intention of resigning over the charges. "I return back to Washington where I will indeed brief my board," she added. AFP

August 27, 2014 3:49 pm

Floods hit 1.2 million in India's Assam state

Ten people had died and many thousands were left homeless from the flooding that began mid-August, the IANS news agency reported. Assam’s main river, the Brahmaputra, and its tributaries had..

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August 27, 2014 3:28 pm

Council of University Presidents of Thailand to seek..

Prof Doctor Ratchata Nawin, head of the council, said the TV would be called More TV. The council will seek a license from the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission soon. ..

August 27, 2014 3:15 pm

Singapore pursues driverless car tech

Driverless vehicles have "the potential to transform our lives," Josephine Teo, the senior minister of state for transport, said at the launch of the committee, according to The Straits..

August 27, 2014 2:42 pm

Van Gaal asks Man Utd fans for patience after Cup exit

A second-string United team suffered a humiliating 4-0 defeat by MK Dons of League One in the League Cup on Tuesday. On the same day they broke the British transfer record by signing Angel Di..

August 27, 2014 2:15 pm

Second WHO worker infected with Ebola evacuated to Germany

The announcement comes a day after the WHO shut a laboratory in Sierra Leone, after a Senegalese epidemiologist was infected with the deadly virus. The unnamed WHO worker will be treated in a..