Thu, 15 Nov 2018 06:19
Thais mourn child boxer as funeral held
A child boxer who died after being hit repeatedly in the head during a Muay Thai bout was mourned Wednesday, alongside wreaths and his fighting shorts, as calls mount for a ban on children entering the ring.
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 01:00
Calls mount for punishment of those who ordered Khashoggi killing
The UN chief, Britain's foreign ministry and media groups on Saturday called for the punishment of those who ordered and carried out Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing in Istanbul.
Sun, 13 Mar 2016 06:49
Trump under fire as calls mount to quell campaign violence
CLEVELAND - Donald Trump said Saturday he felt "energized" in his campaign a day after calling off a giant rally amid chaotic scenes of violence, as the Republican faced scrutiny over the racially-charged tone of his White House bid.
Sat, 18 Jul 2015 12:57
Memorials for MH17 victims as calls grow for justice
NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AFP) - Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine exactly a year ago joined emotional memorials on Friday as calls mounted for a UN-backed tribunal to prosecute those responsible for the tragedy.
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:24
Indonesia seeks to lure investors at 'Asia's Davos'
Indonesia welcomed business chiefs and government leaders Monday to Asia's edition of the World Economic Forum, as calls mount for President Joko Widodo to do more to show his commitment to reform.
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:00
Calls mount for govt steps to kick-start trade
THE government should launch an integrated investment stimulus package including temporary tax incentives and accelerated depreciation allowances to snap the "wait and see" lethargy of businesses, economists suggested yesterday.
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:00
Calls mount for justice over MH17
World leaders demand thorough investigation, want those responsible to be tried if jet found to have been shot down; rebels to allow access to site
Sun, 25 May 2014 00:00
US suspends one-third of military aid
The United States has suspended one-third of its aid to ally Thailand after a coup and cautioned tourists as international calls mounted for a return to civilian rule.