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November 26, 2015 6:41 pm

NLA debates drafts to regulate begging

Assembly member Monthian Boontan, who proposed the new law, said the existing 75-year-old regulation for beggars was not adequate to cover changing circumstances and had become outdated. The..

November 26, 2015 6:39 pm

NHA governor sacked 'for benefit of agency'

After the board meeting, board president Pichit Akrathit told reporters that Krissada Raksakul's termination was decided for the benefit of the organisation and to prevent any impact on the NHA..

November 26, 2015 6:27 pm

Hunt for seven others 'involved in plot'

Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda confirmed that a movement plotting to create unrest really existed and that police were investigating to determine its possible links with other people. "Anyone..

November 26, 2015 5:45 pm

Amlo starts freezing assets of lesemajeste suspects

The case involves fortuneteller Suriyan "Mor Yong" Sujaritpolwong and Major Prakrom Warunprapa, both of whom died while in custody, as well as Jirawong Wattanathewasilp, Suriyan's secretary,..

November 26, 2015 5:36 pm

Thai summit to spotlight Myanmar, Bangladesh over migrant..

Tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled western Myanmar in recent years, joined increasingly by Bangladeshis escaping poverty, on dangerous and often fatal sea journeys through the Bay of..

November 26, 2015 5:31 pm

Thailand, Iran target bilateral trade of $1.2 bn within 3..

After meeting with key economic ministries - Trade, Petroleum, Roads and Urban Development, and Industry - in Tehran, Deputy Commerce Minister Suvit Maesincee said the two countries had great..

November 26, 2015 5:22 pm

NHSO found to be best-performing govt agency

NHSO spokesman Atthaporn Limpanyalert recently disclosed that his agency has scored 4.8473 out of possible 5. On average, public organisations received 4.2756 points in the assessment...

November 26, 2015 4:29 pm

US envoy expresses concern over royal defamation law

Recently appointed US ambassador Glyn Davies made the comments at a talk at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand in Bangkok as lese majeste prosecutions skyrocket under the ruling..

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Black-necked Stork

Scientific name: Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus It was found in western coast Trang’s Hat Chao

Chinese Goral or Grey Tailed Goral

Naemorhedus griseus Found in hilly habitats in Chiang Mai, Mae Hong Son and Tak, in confined area

November 26, 2015 4:25 pm

BMA collects fewer krathong floats than last year

Of them, 754,587 (91.4 per cent) were made of natural materials and 71,027 (or 8.6 per cent) were made of styrofoam, BMA deputy spokesperson Benjasai Kiyapat told a press conference Thursday...

November 26, 2015 3:51 pm

Pope calls for inter-religious dialogue against terrorism

"All too often, young people are being radicalised in the name of religion to sow discord and fear," the pope told representatives of non-Catholic Christian denominations, Muslims and traditional..

November 26, 2015 3:43 pm

Fifteen killed in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia

The Mi-8 helicopter, which was transporting 22 passengers and four crew members, crashed outside the town of Igarka in Western Siberia, some 2,800 kilometres (1,750 miles) northeast of..

November 26, 2015 3:30 pm

US reviews Thailand's trade benefits after labour complaint

US umbrella union group AFL-CIO said Thailand had breached standards under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP),which allows duty-free access for some imports, on a range of issues including..