• Sun, 14 Apr 2019 17:14
    Taxi bike driver wants death after allegedly killing pregnant stepdaughter
    A 57-year-old motorcycle taxi driver, who allegedly fatally battered his seven-month-pregnant stepdaughter to death at her Bangkok home on April 11, said he was in remorse over his action and wanted the court to give him the death sentence.
  • Sat, 23 Mar 2019 16:06
    UN steps up aid call for Mozambique cyclone victims
    The UN is stepping up calls for help in Mozambique as aid agencies struggle to assist tens of thousands of people battered by one of southern Africa's most powerful cyclones.
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  • Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
    Salvation House – where Hindus go to die
    They arrive in battered cars, on crutches and sometimes on a stretcher barely able to breathe – but salvation is close for thousands of Hindus who go to the holy city of Varanasi each year to die.
  • Sun, 20 Jan 2019 19:45
    Chinese tourist drowns in Koh Samet
    A 58-year-old Chinese tourist, who was battered by waves in the sea off Koh Samet’s Haad Sai Kaew Beach in Rayong province on Saturday afternoon, died while being transported to a Muang district hospital.
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  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 14:18
    The shoe does not fit: Aussie PM tripped up by doctored footwear
    Sydney - Australia's prime minister laughed off a clumsy attempt by aides to Photoshop him wearing snazzier, and markedly cleaner, footwear on Wednesday, saying he was perfectly happy with his battered old kicks.
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  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 07:08
    Tech sell-off hits US stocks; Renault tumbles on CEO scandal
    Worries about the US-China trade conflict and slowing technology sector growth battered Wall Street on Monday, while French auto giant Renault plunged on a burgeoning scandal surrounding Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn.
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 06:55
    Global stocks battered as markets face more uncertainty
    Another day of bad news buffeted global equities on Wednesday, sending major indices lower in Asia, Europe and New York.
  • Sat, 27 Oct 2018 12:47
    A month on, Indonesia's quake-tsunami hit city faces health crisis
    Indonesia's quake-tsunami battered city of Palu is facing a public health crisis as torrential rains threaten to spread malaria and dengue fever to the devastated region a month after the disaster, aid agencies have warned.
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  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:06
    Bangkok battered by heavy rain
    Many parts of Bangkok were hit by heavy downpours on Monday, causing flooded roads and traffic snarls.
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  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 16:30
    US coast battered by wind, rain as Hurricane Florence closes in
    Wilmington, United States - Hurricane Florence battered the Carolinas early Friday with howling winds, life-threatening storm surges and torrential rains as it edged closer to the coast in what officials warned is a "once in a lifetime" event.
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  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 19:13
    Two dead as strongest typhoon in quarter century batters Japan
    The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years made landfall Tuesday, killing two and injuring dozens, as it battered the west of the country with violent winds and heavy rainfall.
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  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 16:39
    Nine-year-old boy dies after beating by Buddhist monk
    A nine-year-old Buddhist novice has died after a beating by a Thai monk who allegedly battered him with a stick and slammed his head against a pillar, officials said Friday.
  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 15:44
    Scott Morrison is new Australian PM after bitter coup
    Scott Morrison was installed as Australia's seventh prime minister in 11 years Friday after a stunning party revolt against Malcolm Turnbull, which the new leader admitted had left the government "bruised and battered".
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  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:11
    Flood death toll in India's Kerala jumps to 164
    The death toll from major floods in India's tourist hotspot Kerala has jumped to 164, state chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said Friday, issuing a fresh heavy rainfall warning for the battered region.
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  • Sun, 05 Aug 2018 20:00
    Weather warnings issued as heavy rains threaten Phetchaburi dams
    Heavy rains have battered Thailand’s West, North and Northeast over the past few weeks, causing dams to fill up early in the annual wet season, threatening to flood downstream areas.
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