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January 27, 2015 4:45 pm

Facebook, Instagram access restored after disruption:..

The problem was caused by "a change that affected our configuration systems," the statement said, adding that hacking was not involved.

January 27, 2015 4:34 pm

Homeless in Philippines rounded up ahead of Pope's visit

"We talked to the (governments of) Manila, Para?aque and Pasay because I wanted to explain, madam chair, that it was true that, to prepare for Pope Francis’ arrival, these local governments..

January 27, 2015 4:03 pm

Lizard Squad 'claims responsibility' for Facebook, Instagram..

"Facebook, Instagram, Tinder, AIM, Hipchat #offline #LizardSquad," tweeted the group at 2.36pm (Malaysian time) Tuesday. On Tuesday afternoon, many internet users took to Twitter to..

January 27, 2015 3:25 pm

IS 'not a state, not justified by Islam': top Egyptian..

"We have already asserted that we should never use the term Islamic State for ISIS," Egypt’s Grand Mufti Sheikh Shawky Allam said at a public forum in Singapore. "It is not a state in the..

January 27, 2015 3:07 pm

Five killed, three injured in road accident in Nakhon Si..

Police said the truck was cut in the front by a motorcycle, prompting the driver to swerve it before it fell into the ditch. The five killed passengers, who were on the back, were hurled on the..

January 27, 2015 3:03 pm

Facebook, Instagram down worldwide

The reason for the outage was initially unclear. Image-sharing social network Instagram posted on its official Twitter page Tuesday that it was aware of problems and was "working on a fix."..

January 27, 2015 2:35 pm

Cabinet approves May 4 extra holiday, making five-day..

The first of May is the National Labour Day while the fifth of May is the Coronation Day. Kobkarn said the Cabinet expected that the extra holiday and long weekend would help boost tourism in..

January 27, 2015 12:47 pm

UK tourist found dead in Thailand consumed Valium, alcohol:..

The body of Christina Annesley, 23, was discovered in a bungalow on Koh Tao, southern Thailand, last Wednesday. "The initial results from the autopsy found Valium and alcohol in the victim’s..

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Nang Lerng Market

Officially launched on March 29, 1900 in Bangkok, this market has a long history and many time-tes

January 27, 2015 8:58 am

Phu Phra Bat Park nominated for Unesco Heritage Site list

Situated in Ban Phue district, the park features ruins and objects dating back to pre-historic times as well as to the Dvaravati, Lopburi, and Lan Xang periods. The 1,200-acre site is located..

January 26, 2015 6:26 pm

Lift martial law and undertake inclusive reform, US envoy..

"The two held constructive discussions and reaffirmed continuity in relations in all dimensions," ministry spokesman Sek Wannamethee told reporters. Russel is the highest ranking US official to..

January 26, 2015 4:52 pm

Southeast Asia needs regional aviation regulators: AirAsia..

The patchy airline safety record of Indonesia, the largest country in the region, has been in the spotlight after an Indonesia AirAsia Airbus A320 crashed into the Java Sea on Dec. 28, killing all..

January 26, 2015 4:32 pm

Laos, Thailand move forward with border demarcation

The two sides reached agreement at the Committee’s 10th meeting held in Vientiane on Friday, attended by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr Thongloun Sisoulith and his Thai..