• Wed, 07 Feb 2018 15:06:25
    Mor Saeng certified as folk doctor, but banned from charging money
    The untrained medical practitioner famed for his so-called “cure” for cancer, “Mor Saeng”, has been officially certified as a folk doctor.
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 07:46:59
    N. Korea flouts sanctions, earning $200 mln from banned exports: UN
    North Korea is flouting UN sanctions by exporting coal, iron, steel and other commodities banned under UN sanctions, earning nearly $200 million in revenue last year, a UN report said Friday.
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  • Sat, 27 Jan 2018 13:45:49
    Leading Hong Kong democracy activist banned from vote
    One of Hong Kong's best-known democracy activists was banned Saturday from standing as lawmaker in upcoming elections, the latest blow to freedoms in the city as Beijing tightens its grip.
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  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 15:38:02
    Thailand to ban commercial fishing of seahorses
    Commercial fishing of seahorses will be banned within a month, said the Department of Fisheries’ deputy chief Umaporn Pimolbutr after the issue went viral on social media.
  • Sun, 21 Jan 2018 17:04:37
    Banned shallow nets seized from Krabi coast
    Officials from the operation centre for fisheries prevention and suppression in region 3 (Krabi) have removed 26 illegal shallow-water pound nets from Krabi’s Khlong Tom and Koh Lanta districts.
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  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:41:43
    New vehicles with temporary license plates to be banned
    Newly-bought vehicles that carry temporary red license plates will be banned from streets starting in June if a draft law is enacted, the Land Transport Department chief said on Monday.
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 09:30:08
    Sale of hydrogen balloons to be banned
    The Office of the Consumer Protection Board (OCPB) is to ban the sale of hydrogen balloons, deputy secretary general Pikhanet Tapuang said on Monday.
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 06:45:16
    42 Russians banned for doping file CAS appeals
    Lausanne - Forty-two of 43 Russian athletes handed lifetime Olympic bans for doping at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi have lodged appeals with the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the tribunal said on Tuesday.
  • Thu, 04 Jan 2018 13:58:46
     Singapore bans 'inflammatory' Palestinian film
    Singapore - Singapore banned a documentary featuring a Palestinian teenager charged with assaulting Israeli security forces from being screened at a festival Thursday, warning the "inflammatory" work could stir hatred.
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  • Mon, 01 Jan 2018 08:56:42
    Man Utd's Young banned over elbow
     London - Manchester United wing-back Ashley Young will miss his side's next three matches after he accepted a violent conduct charge for appearing to elbow Dusan Tadic during the 0-0 draw with Southampton on Saturday.
  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 10:21:45
    UN bars four N.Korean ships from international ports
    The UN Security Council on Thursday denied international port access to four North Korean ships suspected of carrying or having transported goods banned by international sanctions targeting Pyongyang, diplomats told AFP.
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  • Thu, 28 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Locked out by ThaiVisa: Does anyone have a key?
    Some time back, The Nation’s “sister” forum at ThaiVisa banned me for four days. But those four days have lasted a very long time.
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  • Mon, 25 Dec 2017 13:00:42
    Malaysian arrested in Karachi with weapons about to board THAI flight to Bangkok
    The Airport Security Force (ASF) on Friday recovered a large cache of arms and ammunition from a Malaysian citizen allegedly belonging to a banned terrorist organisation as he attempted to board a THAI flight back to his homeland from Jinnah International Airport via Bangkok.
  • Thu, 21 Dec 2017 14:12:39
    Myanmar bans UN rights envoy from country
    Geneva - The UN's rights envoy for Myanmar said Wednesday the government had banned her from the country, adding her exclusion suggests something "awful" is happening in Rakhine state.
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  • Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:01:36
    South Korea bans its banks from dealing in Bitcoin
    South Korea on Wednesday banned its financial institutions from dealing in virtual currencies such as Bitcoin, as the cryptocurrency soars in a bubble fuelled by retail speculators, many of them from the country.
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