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March 26, 2015 10:44 pm

Thailand toughens trafficking law with death penalty

Thailand’s move came a day after Britain passed a law that could see traffickers face life imprisonment, and marked the latest step to combat a multi-billion dollar trade in human misery. ..

March 26, 2015 10:38 pm

Myanmar upper house approves student unions

The move comes a day after more than 60 campaigners, detained during a violent police crackdown on their protest in early March, appeared at a court in the central town of Letpadan facing charges..

March 26, 2015 3:09 pm

Customs Department seeks Bt1.6bn to build new checkpoint in..

The budget will come from three fiscal years, staring in the Fiscal 2016. Somchai Thursday paid compensations worth Bt758 million to 28 owners of 41 plots of land expropriated for the..

March 26, 2015 3:00 pm

Criminal Court acquits Tarit in defamation suit filed by..

The court ruled that Tarit was simply giving his opinion in his capacity as DSI chief when he blamed Suthep for the failed project to build new police stations nationwide. The Nation

March 26, 2015 2:54 pm

CDC endorses article that will give amnesty to NCPO

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March 26, 2015 2:19 pm

Student activists protest against university independent..

The students represent activists from Kasetsart University, Khon Kaen University, Burapha University, Srinakharin Wiroj University and Thammasat University. The Nation

March 26, 2015 1:58 pm

Pheu Thai says BMA governor should leave Bangkok to live on..

On Wednesday, Sukhumbhand said anyone cannot accept the fact that Bangkok is a water and rainy city, must leave the city to live on a hill. The Nation

March 26, 2015 1:12 pm

Nok Air plane's windshield cracks before taking off

The flight was scheduled to take off at 7:40 am. The cause of the crack has not been established yet. Nok Air CEO Patee Sarasin said the windshield has been replaced and the passengers have arrived..

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Nang Lerng Market

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March 26, 2015 12:30 pm

Supreme Court reverses acquittal ruling of Appeals Court..

The Supreme Court disagreed with the acquittal ruling in favour of Karun by the Appeals Court. Like the Criminal Court, the Supreme Court initially sentenced Karun to one-year imprisonment and..

March 26, 2015 12:17 pm

Prayut admits thinking about lifting martial law

Replying to reporters' questions, Prayut admitted that he was thinking about lifting the martial law when the situation was ready but he declined to give any timeframe. The Nation

March 26, 2015 11:49 am

Sukhumbhand enjoys higher approval rating

On the scale of ten, Sukhumbhand got 6.22 points for overall performance, compared to 5.65 points after his first year in office. The survey was carried out among 1,215 people from March 20 to..

March 26, 2015 10:42 am

Yala police step up security following killings of four..

The four were killed during a clash after the authorities surrounded their house and tried to arrest them. The Nation