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October 13, 2015 6:50 pm

Chinese woman dies in zip-line accident in Chiang Mai

The zip-line centre has been closed for three days and the owner asked to take responsibility for the woman's death. Kobkarn said the ministry would soon launch safety measures for such activities,..

October 13, 2015 6:35 pm

Yingluck claim to go ahead, PM says

However, Yingluck has written open letters to Prayut and Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong asking for fairness in the Bt500-billion compensation case, which she insisted was unlawful because..

October 13, 2015 6:05 pm

OAG chairman visits drafters a shopping list of charter..

Chaiyasit Trachutham, chairman of the OAG Executive Committee, Tuesday met with the charter drafters to discuss issues that impede the OAG from doing its job and formulate ways in which the charter..

October 13, 2015 6:02 pm

Patient died after ambulance attacked during Thalang riot

"The siege lasted for about 20 minutes, during which the critically-ill patient's condition worsened," Krabi Hospital deputy director Dr Anan Pinthongphan said Tuesday. He said the ambulance..

October 13, 2015 5:54 pm

Top court acquits killer's brothers

The court said the evidence against Thanu Hinkaew, Manote Hinkaew and Juea Hinkaew - the third, fourth and fifth defendants in the case - was too weak to say they were connected to the contract..

October 13, 2015 5:23 pm

Cabinet approves five Finance to improve business sentiment

"These measures should benefit businesses and the economy," said Somkid Jatusripitak, the deputy prime minister in charge of economic affairs. Real estate is a huge industry with a high..

October 13, 2015 4:56 pm

Complaint to Ombudsman over Wissanu's brothers appointment..

Srisuwan Janya, the association's secretary-general, said Wissanu may have acted with a conflict of interest in appointing Air Vice Marshal Chalermpol Krea-ngam and Dusit Krea-ngam, his brothers as..

October 13, 2015 4:21 pm

Police seek arrest warrants against nine instigators of..

"They are local, young people. Some of them have had records of drug abuses and alcohol consumption," Phuket police chief Pol Maj General Patchara Boonyasit said Tuesday. Hundreds of people..

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Bang Luang Market

In 1903, Chinese immigrants set up this market on the western bank of Tha Chin River in Nakhon Pat

Nang Lerng Market

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

October 13, 2015 3:43 pm

Man survives two days on lake vegetation after helicopter..

The survivor was found in Lake Toba after he waved at a search teamon Tuesday, said Heronimus Guru, operational director at the National Search and Rescue Agency. "He said he jumped out of the..

October 13, 2015 3:36 pm

Banana boat driver downs after rescuing girl

The 64-year-old driver, Pong Wechkama, jumped into the sea to rescue a nin-year-old girl after she fell off from the balloon at 9:30 am. The girl was among five girls riding the banana..

October 13, 2015 3:23 pm

Japanese man murdered in Ang Thong

The body of Kasuo Yoshitoka was found in the second-floor bedroom at around 6am by his Thai wife Paranee Napadol, 48. She told police that Yoshitoka, who had just returned from Japan six days..

October 13, 2015 3:14 pm

Myanmar cancels voting in swathes of war-torn borderlands

Election officials said they were "not capable" of holding the vote in areas of northern Shan and Kachin states bordering China because of ongoing fighting. The move had been anticipated and..