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November 28, 2015 2:32 pm

Aung San Suu Kyi meets with winning NLD candidates in Yangon

She met with NLD candidates from Yangon, Tanintharyi regions and Mon State today morning and later she will meet NLD candidates from Rakhine and Kayin states and Bago and Ayeyawady regions.

November 28, 2015 2:04 pm

Facebook ramps paid leave time for new dads

Beginning with the new year, dads working full-time for Facebook anywhere in the world will have the option of taking four months’ paid leave. All new dads working for Facebook outside the US..

November 28, 2015 2:02 pm

'Large' Chinese military fleet flies near Japan islands:..

The planes -- eight bombers, two intelligence gathering planes and one early-warning aircraft -- flew near Miyako and Okinawa on Friday without violating Japan’s airspace, the Japanese defence..

November 27, 2015 6:48 pm

Unicef: Aids tops list of teen death causes in Africa

Among HIV-affected populations, adolescents are the only group for which the mortality figures are not decreasing, the organisation said in a statement about its report titled "Statistical Update..

November 27, 2015 6:11 pm

Budget Bureau expects lower 2017 deficit than in fiscal 2016

Meanwhile, the public-private partnership scheme and the ongoing reforms in budget allocation are expected to help lower the government's investment costs in 2016. The bureau is confident that..

November 27, 2015 5:31 pm

Paris attackers driven by 'insane cause, betrayed their..

Speaking at a ceremony for the 130 killed and some 350 injured in the attacks of November 13, Hollande also made a "solemn promise" to destroy the Islamic State group which organised the attacks,..

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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 27, 2015 5:13 pm

Conciliatory ending to baby Carmen defamation case

The defendant, Kusuma Kwankiaw, charged with defamation under the Computer Act, has reached an understanding with the plaintiff. Patidta Kusolsang, the surrogate mother of baby Carmen. In the..

November 27, 2015 4:55 pm

Six children die as migrant boats sink off Turkey: report

A first boat loaded with 55 Syrian and Afghan migrants sank in strong winds and high waves in the Aegean after setting out from near the town of Ayvacik for the Greek island of Lesbos, the Anatolia..

November 27, 2015 4:30 pm

Prayut orders beefing up of security

He said the focus would be on important tourist destinations, risky locations and areas with traffic congestion. The PM urged public members not to be startled by a large presence of security..

November 27, 2015 4:09 pm

Rajabhakti Park project found to use Bt60m of state budget

Before this, several government figures had tried to suggest that the project used donations - not state budget - and thus might not fall into the jurisdictions of several anti-graft agencies...