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July 29, 2016 5:07 pm

More inspections a Bangkok cinemas following blaze

"We will check basic safety standards such as danger signs, uninterrupted power supply, and the installation of fire-extinguisher cylinders, etc," Taiwhut Khankaew, who heads the Bangkok..

July 29, 2016 3:43 pm

Four provinces warned of flash floods, landslide

It said heavy rains Friday and Saturday could trigger flash floods and landslide. The people in the provinces were advised to monitor for more statement from the centre.

July 29, 2016 3:27 pm

Official results of referendum to be announced three days..

He said unofficial results will be known about four hours after the polling stations were closed at 3 pm.

July 29, 2016 3:08 pm

Wing part found in Tanzania is "highly likely" from MH370 -..

Flight MH370 disappeared in March 2014 with 239 passengers and crew on board shortly after taking off from Kuala Lumpur bound for Beijing. Investigators believe someone may have deliberately..

July 29, 2016 2:40 pm

Thai junta refuses to accredit election monitors in..

The Asian Network for Free Elections (ANFREL) said that repeated attempts to gain accreditation to monitor the August 7 referendum, Thailand’s first trip to the polls since the military took..

July 29, 2016 2:05 pm

Some 40 young Kuwaiti tourist arrested for road racing in..

Police and some 30 volunteers rounded up the tourists in Pattaya at 5:30 am after local residents called the Pattaya police station that a large group of foreigners were racing on the road from..

July 29, 2016 10:58 am

Clinton vows to be president for 'all Americans'

Becoming the first woman to win the nomination of a major political party, Clinton promised to be a president for "all Americans," whether they voted for her or not. Making a bold play for the..

July 29, 2016 10:17 am

Clinton says Trump wants US to 'fear the future'

"He wants to divide us from the rest of the world and from each other," Clinton told the Democratic convention, mocking Trump’s claim that he alone can "fix" the country. "He’s taken the..

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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

July 29, 2016 9:25 am

Microsoft further trims smartphone division jobs

The news came in a corporate annual report filing to the US Securities and Exchange Commission. It noted the company had announced in May it was cutting 1,850 jobs and that the new cuts were..

July 29, 2016 7:26 am

Indonesia executes foreign convicts despite protests

Ten others expected to have faced the firing squad, including nationals from Pakistan, India and Zimbabwe as well as Indonesians, were not put to death but officials said they would be executed at..

July 29, 2016 7:24 am

Transgender identity is not mental disorder: study

Violence and social rejection are the cause of mental distress and impairment among transgender people, not their gender identity, according to the research published in the journal The Lancet..

July 29, 2016 7:22 am

Alphabet/Google revs up advertising, boosts profits

Second quarter profit jumped 43 percent from last year to $4.9 billion. Revenue increased 21 percent to $21.5 billion, the California tech giant said, in results that topped most analyst..