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July 31, 2014 1:35 pm

Paramount apologises after Ninja Turtles poster recalls 9/11

The American movie studio deleted images of the poster, which it had placed on Australian Twitter and Facebook accounts this week, after it was slammed by users of the social media sites. "We..

July 31, 2014 1:03 pm

Woman weighing 300 kgs admitted to Chiang Mai hospital

Officials spent about half an hour preparing to transport the woman to the ambulance. The first adjusted the walkway then used dozens of large blankets to make a stretcher. The Nation

July 31, 2014 12:44 pm

Four men rob money truck in Chon Buri

They fled off with two bags stuffed with Bt500,000 bank notes. Police said the robbers fled in a pick-up truck, heading to the Ban Bueng-Klaeng road. The Nation

July 31, 2014 9:36 am

Orlando Bloom takes swing at Justin Bieber

The video shows Bloom trying to strike the pop star in the face and Bieber’s bodyguard deflecting most of the punch. It is not clear what led to the scuffle. TMZ said rumors of Justin..

July 31, 2014 9:30 am

World Ebola fears grow with Europe and Asia on alert

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said the crisis gripping Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone would only get worse and warned there was no overarching strategy to handle the world’s worst outbreak of..

July 31, 2014 8:36 am

Executives of Bangkok shopping malls summoned for meeting on..

The stores summoned included Central, Robinson and The Mall. Adul said opinions of the executives of the department stores will be taken into account for drafting a memorandum of understanding..

July 30, 2014 8:52 pm

THAI Smile moving to Don Mueang

The airline schedules a press conference tomorrow. It is learnt that flights to and from Phuket, Chiang Mai and Khon Kaen will be operated at Don Mueang Airport, from August 8 onwards. The..

July 30, 2014 6:39 pm

Fears grow of Ebola spreading to Europe

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) warned the crisis gripping Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone would only get worse and could not rule out it spreading to other countries. The International Civil..

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July 30, 2014 6:17 pm

Banthoon too busy to take NCPO's offer

"I have never been approached," he said in a statement. "Yet, I informed the NCPO (National Council for Peace and Order) that as chairman and CEO of Kasikornbank, I am tied up with the bank..

July 30, 2014 5:52 pm

Ukraine fighting again stops MH17 investigators

"There will be no convoy with Dutch experts travelling from Donetsk to the site where flight MH17 crashed. The situation along the route is too unsafe," lead investigator Pieter Jaap Aalbersberg..

July 30, 2014 5:50 pm

EU offers extra 2mn euros to fight WAfrica Ebola crisis

"The level of contamination on the ground is extremely worrying and we need to scale up our action before many more lives are lost," said the EU’s Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Kristalina..

July 30, 2014 5:46 pm

Human rights commission urged to investigate hotel following..

Aids Access Foundation director Nimit Tienudom said there were still problems such as the hotel's refusal to service the HIV/Aids NGOs. "We don't know exactly what caused [the hotel ban] but..