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October 25, 2014 4:21 pm

Malaysian Muslim receives death threats for dog-petting..

The threats have been continuous for Syed Azmi Alhabshi, a Muslim himself, who hosted the "I want to touch a dog" event in Kuala Lumpur last week that drew nearly 1,000 people, according to his..

October 25, 2014 4:17 pm

Myanmar jails seven Buddhists over killing 10 Muslims

A court in Rakhine state handed down the sentence on Friday. The attack was in retaliation for the rape and murder of a girl by alleged Muslim men. In June 2012, about 300 people belonging to the..

October 25, 2014 4:13 pm

Myanmar army kills 'reporter' in custody: press body

Aung Naing was gunned down as he tried to flee detention in Kyaikmaraw town in southeastern Mon state on October 4, the interim Myanmar Press Council (MPC) said citing a rare statement issued by..

October 25, 2014 2:08 pm

WHO eyes mass Ebola vaccines by mid-2015

Two American nurses were declared cured of Ebola and one -- Dallas-based Nina Pham -- hugged President Barack Obama at the White House to prove it. But the states of New York and New Jersey..

October 25, 2014 1:56 pm

5.2 magnitude earthquake in northern Greece

The tremor struck at 3:16 am (0016 GMT), with its epicentre 20 kilometres (12 miles) from the northern town of Arta and 249 kilometres northeast of the capital Athens, according to the..

October 24, 2014 9:05 pm

Laem Chabang port to be improved: Prayut

This initiative will commence next year, for completion by 2017. The Nation

October 24, 2014 9:00 pm

Phuket airport to be expanded: Prayut

Construction of an additional terminal at the airport will commence next year, he added. The Nation

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Bang Luang Market

In 1903, Chinese immigrants set up this market on the western bank of Tha Chin River in Nakhon Pat

Nang Lerng Market

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

October 24, 2014 8:54 pm

Three dual-track rail routes to link industrial

The routes - part of the Kingdom's five-pronged plan to develop an inter-city transportation network - are Bangkok-Nakhon Ratchasima-Map Ta Phut, Bangkok-Rayong and Nakhon Ratchasima-Nong..

October 24, 2014 6:12 pm

JV deal on Dawei expected in November

The consortium of ItalianThai Development and Rojana Industrial Park is the only group proposing to invest in the project. It will also include joint investment in the construction of a highway to..

October 24, 2014 6:07 pm

China, Asian nations to form infrastructure bank

The countries are expected to establish the Beijing-based AIIB formally by the end of next year with authorised capital of 100 billion dollars, state media said. Following the singing of a..

October 24, 2014 4:47 pm

Khon Kaen zoo invites public to contest naming baby pigmy..

Thewin Ratanawongsawat, the zoo director, said entries will be accepted throughout November and the winner will be announced on December 5. The winner will receive a cash of Bt10,000 plus several..