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July 5, 2015 2:19 pm

Myanmar man convicted for 2013 hotel blast

Myanmar was rattled by a series of small blasts across the country in October 2013 which appeared to target tourist spots as the emergent nation experienced an influx of foreign visitors following..

July 5, 2015 2:16 pm

Prayut denies planning to abolish free healthcare to save..

Upon returning from Japan, Prayut said the proposed procurement has nothing to do with the universal healthcare because it has been studied for years. He said the government did not plan to..

July 5, 2015 1:52 pm

Task force to probe alleged Malaysia PM money trail

The allegations have set off a storm in Malaysia, with premier Najib Razak threatening to sue the Wall Street Journal for publishing the report, while one of his deputies called on authorities to..

July 5, 2015 1:02 pm

Thai woman, Spanish boyfriend embark on around-the-world..

Paradee Homewong and Aleu Ayxandri Torre started riding from in front of the Phuket office of the Tourism Authority of Thailand in a ceremony held by senior TAT and Tourism and Sports Ministry..

July 5, 2015 12:34 pm

Polling opens in crucial Greece bailout referendum

Almost 10 million Greeks eligible to vote have until 7:00pm local time (1600 GMT) to cast their ballots, with results on the plebiscite -- cast by many eurozone leaders as vote on whether to leave..

July 4, 2015 2:15 pm

Prayut invites Japanese SMEs to invest more in Mekong..

Thailand has set a budget of more than 7 trillion yen for infrastructure transport development for the next eight years in a bid to reduce logistics costs and increase the competitiveness of..

July 4, 2015 12:31 pm

Japan pledges 750bn yen for Mekong nations' development

In regard to the summit meeting, head of Thai government along with other four countries in Mekong subregion and Japan adopted the "Tokyo Strategy 2015" as a new strategy for Mekong-Japan..

July 4, 2015 12:26 pm

Philippines expects to win UN South China Sea case

Manila will argue its position against Beijing’s claim over most of the resource-rich sea at The Hague on July 7 to 13. China has refused to participate in the arbitration proceedings. The..

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July 4, 2015 10:17 am

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July 3, 2015 8:29 pm

People gather to support student detainees

Danai Kunnathameak, who took part in the October 14, 1973 uprising, was among the crowd. He said he had shown up to express support for the 14 students. "I've fought in the past and am not afraid..

July 3, 2015 6:09 pm

BMA repairs metre-deep sinkhole on Phetkasem Road

The 3.5-metre-wide and 1m-deep sinkhole rendered the road inaccessible to vehicles as it took up both lanes on the street. Officials were dispatched on Friday morning to carry out the repairs..

July 3, 2015 5:30 pm

Prem in perfectly good health, close aide insists

Lt-General Pissanu Putthawong, chief of the office of the Statesman's Foundation, pointed out that Prem had attended a social function on Thursday, adding that rumours like this are spread from..