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February 9, 2016 2:22 pm

US continues to scale down Cobra Gold

The exercise, attended by some 27 countries this year, also comes amid rising tension in the region following North Korea’s latest rocket launch. It also follows an attack in Jakarta last..

February 9, 2016 2:00 pm

Arrest warrant issued for Taiwan building developer

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February 9, 2016 1:07 pm

Twitter shares hit all-time low amid rumours over changes to..

Twitter users expressed dismay over the company’s alleged plan to order tweets based on a relevance-focused algorithm rather than chronologically - changes which the news website BuzzFeed..

February 9, 2016 12:58 pm

Match4Lara donor search finds 1-in-25-million stem cell..

The case was complicated by 24-year-old Casalotti’s half-Thai and half-Italian heritage, which significantly lengthened the odds of a match. The online Match4Lara campaign garnered support..

February 9, 2016 12:51 pm

Japan 10-year bond yield goes negative for first time

The note’s effective return slipped to -0.005 per cent in the afternoon, continuing a downtrend sparked by the Bank of Japan’s surprise move last month to slap a negative interest rate on some..

February 9, 2016 9:14 am

Hong Kong police 'fire warning shots' in street clash

Television footage showed one officer pointing his gun at crowds of protestors on the streets of Mongkok who hurled bricks, bottles and pieces of wooden pallets at police in the worst clashes since..

February 9, 2016 9:13 am

Twin births almost double in rich countries: study

In a study published in the US journal Population and Development Review, scientists said the rate of twin births nearly doubled in the United States from 9.5 twins per 1,000 deliveries in 1975, to..

February 8, 2016 6:46 pm

Taiwanese man arrested for call centre scam

Following his arrest at Bangkok's Don Mueang International Airport on Saturday, Xang Chang Bin, 30, was presented at a press conference yesterday along with evidence including: electronic devices,..

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February 8, 2016 6:01 pm

Bank employee arrested over alleged Bt40 million fraud

Pol Maj-General Sommai Kongwisaisuk, deputy commissioner of the Central Investigation Bureau, said Direk Kaewchucherd had worked for the bank for more than 10 years. Sommai alleged Direk used..

February 8, 2016 5:58 pm

Charter reformers condemn single-ballots, senators’ and..

The committee claimed also that the new senators selection method, as well as the prime ministerial list idea, would not work. And difficult constitutional amendments would cause another deadlock..

February 8, 2016 5:22 pm

Father allegedly kills four children

As time of press, police laid siege to the next-door house where the armed man Pornpichit Yongsata, 40, barricaded himself inside, after having allegedly killed his two sons and two daughters in..

February 8, 2016 4:58 pm

Suu Kyi threatened on Facebook

So far, no action has been launched against the user, Major Myin Lwin Than, head of South Okkalapa township police, told the Daily Eleven. "No order from above has been received about this..