• Sat, 29 Dec 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: New forest policy over conflicting claims needs widening public participation
    Somsak Saelao’s community of Pang Kob is isolated, situated close to the top of the Khun Nan mountain, and follows the traditional way of life of the Hmong hilltribe.
  • Mon, 24 Dec 2018 11:47
    Driver of motorbike taxi stabbed to death in brutal attack
    The driver of a motorbike taxi was stabbed to death on Sunday night. The perpetrators, two men who pretended to be passengers, lured him to an isolated spot in Tambon Ban Mai of Pathum Thani’s Muang district and killed him before making off with his motorcycle, according to Pol Lt Colonel Suwat Phoree of Pak Khlong Rangsit Police Station.
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  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 15:31
    US missionary's body could be lost in battle to preserve isolated tribe
    The body of American missionary-adventurer John Allen Chau may never be recovered from the lost island where he fell in a volley of arrows fired by a reclusive tribe whose existence is threatened by the modern world, say experts.
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  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 15:00
    N. Korean women face rampant sexual abuse by officials: HRW
    North Korean police and other officials prey on women with near-total impunity, a rights group said Thursday, in a rare report on sex abuse in the isolated nation.
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  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
    The diplomatic challenge before Pakistan PM Khan 
    Tensions with Afghanistan, faltering relations with the US, and chronically poor ties with India. Pakistan today stands isolated, observers say, and bringing it back into the fold is a formidable task for its new premier Imran Khan.
  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 08:49
    Isolated tribe members in Brazil spotted in drone footage
    In the sprawling greenery of the Brazilian Amazon, near the border with Peru, a group of people -- small in the distance -- walk through a clearing.
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  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:10
    Heavy rain coming for North, Northeast
    Residents in the North and Northeast are bracing for continuous rain and isolated torrential downpours on Wednesday and Thursday (August 15-16) that could trigger flash floods.
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  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 01:00
    What it really takes to make 5G a reality in Thailand
    5G in Thailand is not yet around the corner. On the one hand, there is talk of spectrum without laying out a clear roadmap as to when and how it will be made available. On the other, telecom operators are trying to outshine one another with isolated trials that they claim set them on a path to being the first to 5G. None of this constitutes a credible 5G strategy.
  • Sat, 21 Jul 2018 15:42
    'Harry Potter' star Tom Felton in new YouTube show
    YouTube has offered the first glimpse of its new sci-fi thriller series fronted by "Harry Potter" star Tom Felton -- revealing it is an "Alien"-like horror story on an isolated ship.
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  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:00
    Rain forecast this week, just about everywhere
    Northern and northeastern parts of Thailand will get lots of rain this week, with isolated heavy rain forecast for the North, Northeast, East and Central regions, and for the west coast of the South, including Phuket, the Thai Meteorological Department said on Tuesday.
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  • Sun, 01 Jul 2018 16:16
    Child bride a serious matter : Malaysian deputy premier
    ALOR SETAR: Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail says the Government is taking the matter of an 11-year-old child bride seriously. She also said this might not be an isolated case.
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  • Mon, 28 May 2018 09:15
    Plan to give Bangkok’s monkeys new home, instead of evacuating them
    The Bang Khun Thian district in Bangkok has drawn up ambitious plans to turn a 13-rai landlocked plot into a paradise for 600 to 700 long-tailed macaques instead of evacuating them to Phuket.
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  • Thu, 24 May 2018 17:50
    North Korea dismantles nuclear test site: reports
    Seoul - North Korea has dismantled its nuclear test site, the Associated Press and Sky News said Thursday, in a planned move portrayed by the isolated regime as a goodwill gesture ahead of a potential summit next month with the US.
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  • Wed, 16 May 2018 09:20
    Phuket to hold public hearings on plan to isolate monkeys
    The Phuket provincial administration will hold five public hearings on its plan to round up pig-tailed macaques and crab-eating macaques and isolate them on a small island.
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  • Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
    Is Kim Jong-un showing the world his real face?
    Last week’s historic inter-Korean summit put South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the spotlight, with the talks and events held at the truce village of Panmunjeom becoming a sort of coming-out party for the leader of one of the most isolated countries in the world. 
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