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September 1, 2015 5:51 pm

I alone will deal with Thaksin rank issue, says PM

Prayut said Tuesday at Government House that he alone would decide on whether to sign and act in accordance with the recommendation and will hold no further discussion on the matter with the..

September 1, 2015 5:44 pm

Malaysian police summon anti-PM protest organisers

Several protest leaders were ordered to report to police and give statements on Wednesday, said Maria Chin Abdullah, chair of Bersih, the coalition of Malaysian NGOs and activist groups that staged..

September 1, 2015 5:11 pm

Dengue fever outbreak in Ratchaburi province

The number of dengue fever cases in the province has gone beyond 2,600 this year, making it Thailand's fourth highest outbreak, she said, adding that Suan Phung had three deaths, the highest in the..

September 1, 2015 5:07 pm

Students allowed to choose how they spend shortened school..

In response to a policy implemented by Education Minister Dapong Ratanasuwan, 3,500 schools under the supervision the Office of Basic Education Commission (Obec) will significantly reduce the..

September 1, 2015 4:52 pm

First negative inflation likely in six years

"Annualised inflation could be lower than the previous target of 0.6-1.3 per cent and could enter negative territory. But it should not be a worry, since it is due to lower global oil prices, which..

September 1, 2015 4:43 pm

Sea-gypsy cemeteries in Koh Lanta found to be encroached

Committee chairman General Surin Pikulthong, who led the visit Tuesday, said the land dispute stemmed from cemeteries having unclear boundaries and some investors intruding into the cemeteries by..

September 1, 2015 4:28 pm

Cabinet approves Bt130-bn stimulus package: Somkid

He said the Cabinet approved the package as proposed by the Finance Ministry. The package has two parts. First, it would increase purchasing power of the low-income people and farmers, Somkid..

September 1, 2015 3:25 pm

TK Park launches free online library

Sirikon Maneerin, TK Park president, said it took three years to complete the project and that the library was now ready for the public. Apart from Thai content, the library also offers..

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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

September 1, 2015 3:19 pm

Erawan Shrine bomb suspect arrested

September 1, 2015 3:05 pm

Singapore opposition eyes bigger role as election campaign..

The People’s Action Party, founded by independence leader Lee Kuan Yew who died in March and led by his son, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, has ruled for over half a century and is certain to..

September 1, 2015 3:03 pm

Overweight in midlife may speed up Alzheimer's: study

A statistical comparison showed that every extra unit in body mass index (BMI, a height-to-weight ratio) in middle age corresponded to earlier onset of Alzheimer’s by about 6.5 months -- what the..

September 1, 2015 2:35 pm

Woman investigated for dropping balloons on Malaysian prime..

The woman was turned over to police by a mall security guard after she dropped seven yellow balloons bearing the words "free media," "democracy" and "justice" printed on them, defence lawyer..