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October 4, 2015 7:12 pm

Francis defends marriage, hetero couples after gay priest..

During a mass to mark the three-week meeting of Roman Catholic bishops, the pope delivered a homily on "solitude, love between man and woman, and the family". He referred to Genesis, the first..

October 4, 2015 6:27 pm

Turkey, EU agree to migrant action plan: report

The Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung said the European Commission and Turkish government representatives struck the accord last week and that it would be approved during talks Monday in..

October 4, 2015 6:08 pm

Forest fire haze covers several provinces in South, but..

Halem Chemarikan, director of the office, said Hat Yai was hardest hit Sunday with particulate matter in the air measured at 108 micrograms per cubic metre, down from 136 at 8pm on Saturday, and..

October 4, 2015 6:01 pm

Intelligence officer and friend gunned down in South

Pol Colonel Wanchai Jindawan, a duty officer at Raman Police Station, said yesterday the incident occurred at about 7pm on a road near Buenako village in Tambon Balo. He said Sergeant Muhamad..

October 4, 2015 5:43 pm

Songkhla vendors prepared for Je Festival

Supha Maneephong, who sells fresh chicken at a market in the southern province, said that supplies during the Je Festival would be cut by 30 per cent, from 100 chicken a day. She admitted that..

October 4, 2015 5:02 pm

Klong Toei spooked by grenade-shaped lighter

Police was notified that a hand grenade was found in a trash bin on Suntornkosa Road. They rushed to the scene along with EOD officials and a rescue team. People were blocked from the area..

October 4, 2015 4:07 pm

Thai princess visits Dawei, Myiek

She arrived at Dawei airport on a special Thai Royal Air Force plane on October 3 and inspected the Dawei SEZ. The delegation then visited the Shwe Taung Sarr pagoda, the pride of Dawei, and..

October 4, 2015 1:41 pm

Thai cartoonist summoned by military junta

After the meeting with NCPO officials, he said he was informed that some information contained in his editorial cartoons was wrong. He was not threatened, he said, but the officials said he would..

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Black-necked Stork

Scientific name: Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus It was found in western coast Trang’s Hat Chao

Chinese Goral or Grey Tailed Goral

Naemorhedus griseus Found in hilly habitats in Chiang Mai, Mae Hong Son and Tak, in confined area

October 4, 2015 12:14 pm

71 fishermen lost during tropical storm in Philippines

The Office of Civil Defense said 16 vessels and 71 fishermen were still unaccounted for in the north-western region. On Saturday, emergency officials reported 143 fishermen and 24 boats..

October 4, 2015 12:12 pm

Sporting events cancelled in Malaysia due to air pollution

Organizers of the Kuala Lumpur Marathon cancelled the annual scheduled for Sunday. "The health and safety of all our runners remains our top priority," a statement said. Four..

October 4, 2015 12:04 pm

Obama promises full probe into Afghan hospital airstrike

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said patients burned to death in their beds during a bombing raid that continued for half an hour after US and Afghan authorities were informed the hospital had been..

October 4, 2015 11:58 am

13 dead after heavy flooding in French riviera

Five others are believed to have died as they sought to park their cars under shelter, according to local authorities, while emergency responders said three others drowned in their car when it..