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April 21, 2015 1:04 pm

80 year-old-woman hit and killed by train in Bangkok

The woman, Chan Priemnong was hurled about ten metres by the impact. Police said she lived alone at the community along the railway.

April 21, 2015 12:33 pm

Malaysia urged to punish Muslims over 'cross' protest

A group of about 50 protesters demonstrated Sunday outside the small church in a Kuala Lumpur suburb, saying the Christian symbol above it was an affront to local Muslims, according to Malaysian..

April 21, 2015 12:31 pm

Solar plane takes off for Chinese coast

The zero-fuel airplane rose from the runway at Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport on an estimated 17-hour, 1,190-kilometre flight to the city of Nanjing, organisers wrote in an online..

April 21, 2015 10:00 am

New York Times wins three Pulitzers

The Post and Courier in Charleston, South Carolina won the coveted award for public service journalism for an investigative series on why South Carolina is among the deadliest states for women in..

April 21, 2015 9:57 am

800 dead after Sunday's Mediterranean migrant shipwreck: UN

"We can say that 800 are dead," said Carlotta Sami, spokeswoman for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Italy on Tuesday. Representatives from the UN agency and the International..

April 20, 2015 6:30 pm

Tarit will be treated fairly, NACC says

"The NACC will provide justice," said Panthep Klanarongran, the commission president. "Tarit has the right to explain the frozen assets within 30 days; be they valuables, land or property, if Tarit..

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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 20, 2015 4:52 pm

PM orders Finance Ministry to set up fund to help poor..

The government will also require the elderly to take care of their own health by not smoking and drinking in exchange for allowance, Sansern said.

April 20, 2015 4:35 pm

National spiker Malika wins best server award in Indonesia

In 2009, Malika also performed superbly to win the Best Server Award in the FIVB World Grand Champions Cup in Japan.

April 20, 2015 4:33 pm

Northeastern people warned of sudden drop of temperature in..

The warning came from Thaweewat Nilphetcharat, the director of the Meteorological Office for the upper Northeast. He said the sudden drop of temperature could make people ill.