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August 29, 2016 3:37 pm

Zika warning: Thailand named region’s “red alert”..

And provinces where Zika virus patients are being treated were instructed to immediately set up emergency operations centres to contain any outbreaks. Amnuay said his office had asked the..

August 29, 2016 3:22 pm

Philippine leader asks China to let Filipinos fish in..

Duterte noted that most fishermen who sail to the disputed areas, particularly Scarborough Shoal near the north-western Philippines, were poor and needed to boost their catch to earn a..

August 29, 2016 2:10 pm

Fiery Beyonce dominates MTV awards

The pop superstar won Video of the Year for "Formation," the most controversial work of her career, as she took home eight of the 11 awards for which she was nominated. "Formation," the first..

August 29, 2016 1:51 pm

Phang Nga, Krabi, Trang, Satun warned of flash floods

The centre said heavy rains and flash flooding could happen in the provinces Monday and Tuesday. The local people were advised to monitor announcements from the centre during the period.

August 29, 2016 1:11 pm

Police snare 'China's Jack the Ripper': reports

Gao Chengyong, 52, was detained at the grocery store he runs with his wife in Baiyin, in the northwest province of Gansu, the China Daily said. The newspaper said he had confessed to 11 murders..

August 29, 2016 1:10 pm

Explosion at crime lab, no casualties: prosecutor

It was not immediately known what caused the blast, but a fire service spokesman said "it was probably not accidental." - AFP

August 29, 2016 12:49 pm

Part of Los Angeles airport closed due to possible gunfire

"Upper/Departures and Lower/Arrivals levels of Central Terminal Area (CTA) closed. Pls check w/ airlines if heading to LAX," airport authorities wrote, adding that they were "working to..

August 29, 2016 12:47 pm

Strong 6.9 quake strikes in mid-Atlantic: USGS

The shallow quake struck at the equator north of the remote islands at 0429 GMT, with no people likely to have been affected by shaking, USGS said. The National Weather Service Tsunami Warning..

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Bang Luang Market

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Nang Lerng Market

Officially launched on March 29, 1900 in Bangkok, this market has a long history and many time-tes

August 29, 2016 10:01 am

Dotcom demands live-stream of extradition appeal

The German national, who has permanent residency in New Zealand, faces up to 20 years in jail if convicted in the United States of video piracy, which US authorities say cost copyright owners..

August 29, 2016 8:08 am

Beyonce invites mothers of slain black men to MTV awards

Beyonce, dressed angelically in a long glittery silver skirt topped by light blue wings and a staggering amount of jewelry, also brought her daughter Blue Ivy to the music gala at New York’s..

August 28, 2016 6:45 pm

Phang Nga ATM hack linked to criminal gang

Panya said GSB lost Bt4.5 million in the Phang Nga hack, but previously thought it was an inside job and did not report the incident to police until more than three weeks later. Plice are..

August 28, 2016 5:53 pm

CDC member passes away

The drafter and was rushed to the hospital on on August 19 in the middle of the Constitution Drafting Commission meeting where he suddenly fainted away. He suffered from chronic hepatic..