• Tue, 05 Mar 2019 20:30
    Longan farmer killed in blast after leaving chemicals in hot sun
    A 30-year-old man was killed in an explosion in Chantaburi province on Tuesday afternoon, in an accident suspected of being caused by him leaving two chemical compounds – potassium chlorate and sodium chlorate – out in the hot sun pending mixing them with water for spraying on longan trees.
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  • Tue, 05 Mar 2019 14:42
    Multiple fires speed through Lampang’s mountains
    State officials and volunteers, along with a water-spraying helicopter, were on Tuesday battling multiple fires in Doi Phra Baht forest in Lampang’s Muang district.
  • Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
    PM targets diesel cars, factories
  • Sun, 03 Feb 2019 01:00
    That was awkward—at Jokowi event, senior cleric mistakenly prays for Prabowo
    A respected Muslim cleric is in the spotlight after a video of him mistakenly praying for Prabowo Subianto to become “a leader” during an event attended by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo went viral on the web.
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  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:00
    DNA could solve ‘lady of the hills’ mystery
    A THAI couple are praying that their missing daughter is not “the lady of the hills”, as the British press dubbed an unidentified woman whose body was found in Yorkshire Dales National Park 14 years ago.
  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 12:59
    Bangkok pollution takes temporary break
    Bangkok’s air pollution eased significantly on Sunday morning, though the health threat posed by PM2.5 lingers.
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  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 17:12
    Prayut prayers ‘spare’ Thailand from Pabuk 
    Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha on Thursday said Tropical Storm Pabuk’s departure out to sea was partly thanks to him praying for it to go away.
  • Wed, 02 Jan 2019 13:44
    Tears as Japan emperor gives last New Year's address
    Tokyo - Japan's Emperor Akihito delivered his final New Year's address Wednesday before his abdication later this year, telling tens of thousands of well-wishers that he was praying for peace.
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  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:00
    Farmers worry over agrochemical control regulations
    FARMER GROUPS expressed their concern that agrochemical control measures proposed in the new ministerial regulation will turn them into criminals, as they will be forbidden from spraying herbicides on their farms without proper training.
  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 15:41
    Chiang Mai’s Canadian spray painter gets bail
    A Canadian woman, arrested in Chiang Mai for spraying graffiti on the old city walls, says she is sorry and “terrified about what comes next”.
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  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
    Except for the azan, Indonesian mosques are now asked not to broadcast sounds
    Except for the azan (Islamic prayers), mosques in Indonesia have been asked not to broadcast sounds when most people are likely to be sleeping, resting, and praying.
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  • Sat, 25 Aug 2018 00:17
    Spraying drones could be coming to a farm near you
    An agricultural drone will be coming to Thai farms in September after being introduced at the recent Agri Technica Asia Exhibition in Bangkok.
  • Tue, 10 Jul 2018 01:00
    Trapped footballer’s multilingual skills warm teachers’ hearts
    THE BRIEF video-clip conversation between the 13 footballers trapped in a Chiang Rai cave and the British cave divers who were the first to reach them, was a memorable heart-filled moment for everybody who had been praying for their successful rescue.
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 17:52
    'Kung Fu' red pandas settle into new Laos sanctuary
    Luang Prabang, Laos - Munching on bamboo and lazing under a fan spraying cooling mist, "Jackie Chan" is in a relaxed mood, one of three red pandas once destined for the exotic wildlife trade but now instead settling into a new home in a leafy Laos sanctuary.
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  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 14:47
    Funeral announcement for Sirin Nimmanahaeminda
    Seven days of praying rites will be held for late former Krung Thai Bank president Sirin Nimmanahaeminda from April 17 at Wat Saket, his family announced.
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