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September 1, 2014 6:49 pm

Centre development a priority, governors told

He told the governors that their performances would be significantly judged by their roles in the development of the centres within their provinces. The centres aim to boost the responsiveness..

September 1, 2014 6:47 pm

More than 6,000 NRC |applicants expected

Election Commission (EC) chairman Supachai Somcharoen Monday said people had flocked to submit applications on the final days of the nomination period, with more high-profile figures and..

September 1, 2014 6:29 pm

Sukhumbhand Appeal Court ruling due on Friday

A source close to the governor, who has been suspended since March, said Monday they were hopeful of a positive ruling. After talks with lawyers and members of the Bangkok Metropolitan..

September 1, 2014 6:24 pm

Myanmar targets 5 million tourists with e-visa

The e-visa is open to tourists from 41 countries, from the United States and Britain to China, Japan and North Korea, Minister of Immigration and Population Khin Yi told reporters. The entry..

September 1, 2014 5:14 pm

Record-high rice shipments

The Thai Rice Exporters Association revealed that rice exports in July reached 941,691 tonnes, the highest figure since the 1.01 million tonnes in August 2011. The association's president,..

September 1, 2014 4:35 pm

TrueVisions adds more HD channels to cheaper packages

The move is expected to attract 300,000 new subscribers in the remaining months of this year, of whom 80 per cent will come from the satellite-TV base and the rest from cable TV. Manat..

September 1, 2014 4:18 pm

Rohingya protest at Ubon immigration centre

After Border Patrol Police were sent to control the chaotic situation, office chief Pol Col Suthep Korpaibulkij negotiated with three representatives of the group and learned about their demand to..

September 1, 2014 3:32 pm

Malaysia refuses New Zealand activist entry

Natalie Lowrey arrived from Bali Sunday night to observe the court hearing scheduled for Tuesday of 15 Malaysians who were arrested along with her in June outside the plant of Australian miner..

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September 1, 2014 3:22 pm

Singapore art collective defends 'kill stray cats' flyer

"This flyer was one of a series of flyers conveying intentionally distressing and morally questionable messages, such as killing stray cats, lying to your loved ones, and committing adultery,"..

September 1, 2014 2:37 pm

Car bombing attempt at Manila airport foiled

Radio reports said four still unnamed individuals were arrested by National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) personnel at the Parking B of terminal 3. This prompted airport authorities to..

September 1, 2014 2:28 pm

Japan says electronics OK during take-off and landing

From Monday, passengers were allowed to use a wide range of mobile electronic devices if they were switched to "flight mode" during the take-off and landing of newer planes, the transport ministry..

September 1, 2014 2:13 pm

Pink eye on the rise, health authorities warn

The warning has been issued in a bid to prevent disease from further spreading. A total of 115,255 cases of conjunctivitis have been reported during the first eight months of 2014. Most of the..