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April 30, 2016 11:18 am

Leicester have Britain's bookmakers on run

The Foxes need just three points from their remaining three league games this season to be crowned champions of England for the first time in their history and the Midlands club will take the title..

April 30, 2016 8:55 am

China rejects Hong Kong port call by US carrier: Pentagon

It was not immediately known what prompted the Chinese action, but it comes amid growing tension between the two countries over Beijing’s moves to assert its claims to much of the South China..

April 29, 2016 11:52 pm

Casino Group sells Big C Việt Nam to Thai Central Group

The proceeds to be received by the group will amount to 920 million EUR. Last year, Casino Group said it may sell the Big C supermarket chain in Viet Nam, Thailand and Colombia to strengthen..

April 29, 2016 7:03 pm

Gay couple would never abandon quest to keep

Lake said he is very happy that Carmen will be able to return to the couple's home in Spain and meet their family. Santos, who is legally married to Lake, is confident they can leave Thailand as..

April 29, 2016 6:48 pm

PM refuses to recognise any separatist South group

"Why do we have to accept their terms and conditions to recognise them?" Prayut told reporters. "Who really cares about them?" Aksara Kerdphol, chief of the Thai delegation engaged in talks with..

April 29, 2016 5:45 pm

Group slams move to let Tiger Temple keep all 146 tigers

The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation must take full responsibility for these vulnerable tigers, and move them to a safe environment, where their welfare will be..

April 29, 2016 5:26 pm

Gucci warns over Hong Kong paper fakes for the dead

It is a tradition for Hong Kong families to purchase and burn paper replicas of everything their deceased loved ones could ever want in the afterlife. As such the city is bustling with..

April 29, 2016 4:51 pm

El Nino dries up Asia as its stormy sister La Nina looms

The current El Nino which began last year has been one of the strongest ever, leaving the Mekong River at its lowest level in decades, causing food-related unrest in the Philippines, and smothering..

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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

April 29, 2016 4:41 pm

Eight activists denied bail

The eight activists had been arrested by military officers earlier this week, in connection with their social media messages allegedly attacking the draft constitution in the run-up to the..

April 29, 2016 4:30 pm

Homeschooled siblings claim bronze at international..

Nattaya Sompranon, 14, and Phimphan Sompranon, 10, invented the 'Smart Watering Controller', which automatically waters plants when the humidity in the soil is low. The young Phuket-based..

April 29, 2016 4:23 pm

Egg prices up at some shops amid hot spell

Egg prices rose by 10 cents for 10 on Monday, Tan Lau Huah, chairman of the Eggs Import/ Export Trading Association, told The Straits Times on the same day. One reason is that cake shops are..

April 29, 2016 4:21 pm

Laos facing increasing drought impacts

To reduce the damage caused by drought, the Laotian government is working with government agencies and non-governmental organisations to respond to and prevent problems. Government agency..