• Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
    US aircraft carrier anchors in Laem Chabang to kick off Cobra Gold
    The US aircraft carrier USS John C Stennis has been anchored at the Laem Chabang deep sea port as a display of the close military ties Thailand enjoys with the United States. The aircraft carrier arrived on Tuesday, when the Cobra Gold military exercises were launched, and will be leaving today. 
  • Mon, 11 Feb 2019 01:00
    No hooks, lines or sinkers: Cambodians go traditional in fishing ceremony
    Choam Krovean, Cambodia - Wielding handmade bamboo baskets and nylon nets, hundreds of people waded thigh-deep into a muddy lake in eastern Cambodia on Sunday for an annual fish-catching ceremony where only traditional tools are used.
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  • Thu, 07 Feb 2019 15:41
    Qatar Asian Cup victory to 'deepen' Gulf tensions: analysts
    Qatar's remarkable Asian Cup victory may have been a sporting triumph which sparked wild celebrations in Doha but it is almost certain to come at a political price, analysts say.
  • Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
    MARA Pattani suspends peace talks, finds Thai negotiator’s attitude objectionable
    DAILY VIOLENCE continues in the deep South as moves to establish peace talks failed yet again after MARA Patani insurgents said they wanted to suspend negotiations until an elected government takes office in Thailand.
  • Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
    Kicking down doors in the deep South
    Last week’s pointless raid on an Islamic school could have much farther-reaching consequences than official embarrassment
  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 16:59
    Insurgents angry with attitude of delegation chief, want him replaced
    Mara Patani, an umbrella organisation of insurgent groups in the deep South, has announced its decision to suspend peace talks with the Thai government and called for the replacement of the Thai delegation head General Udomchai Thammasarorat with someone “more credible”.
  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    Saving your skin from damaging fine dust
    FOR MORE THAN two weeks, the ultra-fine dust known as PM 2.5 has blanketed Bangkok and neighbouring provinces, leading to health warnings from relevant agencies including the Institute of Dermatology. In addition to being damaging to the respiratory system, these particulates can also worsen skin conditions so those with problems such as chronic eczema and atopic dermatitis would do well to listen
  • Sat, 26 Jan 2019 13:55
    Rescuers recover body of Spanish boy who fell down well
    Rescuers early on Saturday found the body of a two-year-old boy who fell into a deep well nearly two weeks ago in southern Spain, triggering an unprecedented rescue operation fraught with glitches that had kept the country on tenterhooks.
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  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Strong-handed approach not working in the South
    IN AN attempt to calm fears about the security situation in the deep South, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha issued a statement yesterday urging the public not to lose faith in his government’s efforts to bring an end to the conflict in this historically contested region.
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:47
    British PM turns to Brexit 'Plan B'
    British Prime Minister Theresa May unveils her Brexit "Plan B" to parliament on Monday after MPs shredded her EU divorce deal, deepening the political gridlock 10 weeks from departure day.
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  • Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
    Foreign Minister 'deeply disgusted' over Israel's accusation
    PETALING JAYA: Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah says he is "deeply disgusted" with the Israeli Foreign Affairs Ministry of accusing Malaysia for opposing the Olympic spirit and labelling Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as anti-Semitic.
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  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:19
    Take a deep breath
    A public-private initiative aims to increase awareness of and training in lung disease
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Peace team open to special status idea
    New chief Udomchai ready for talks with all stakeholders as violence worsens
  • Sun, 13 Jan 2019 15:17
    Panel on peace in South open to idea of special status
    General Udomchai Thammasaroraj said on Friday the committee he chairs on the peace dialogue in the southern border provinces would take into consideration the Malaysian prime minister’s suggestion that the area be designated a “special administrative region”.
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  • Sun, 13 Jan 2019 15:14
    Muslim-majority South to get administrative court in Yala
    Yala Administrative Court will open on January 18 to handle administrative cases from the deep South.
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