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February 6, 2016 1:55 pm

Saudi minister believes funds given to Najib was investment,..

Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said this although he accepted the Attorney-General’s opinion that there had been no wrongdoing, he also said that he did not think the money had come from the..

February 6, 2016 12:47 pm

Cambodian officials try to seek release of two convicts

The report said the Cambodian Foreign Affairs Ministry has instructed Cambodian diplomats in Thailand to review video footage of the attack and attempt to secure legal representation for the..

February 6, 2016 12:11 pm

Bhutan King becomes a father

The first royal child of His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Her Majesty Gyaltsuen Jetsun Pema was born yesterday, February 5, 2016, coinciding with the 27th day of the 12th..

February 6, 2016 8:14 am

Over 100 trapped in collapsed building after Taiwan quake

Dramatic footage on local television and social media showed one crumbled building that had fallen onto its side and another lurching dramatically after the quake. Formosa TV reported that..

February 6, 2016 8:00 am

Edgar Mitchell, astronaut who walked on Moon, dead at 85

NASA paid glowing tribute to Mitchell, who died in Florida after a brief illness late Thursday, the eve of the 45th anniversary of his lunar landing. The late astronaut was a member of the 1971..

February 6, 2016 7:58 am

Three dead in Taiwan quake after buildings toppled: official

"These three people showed no signs of life before they were sent to the hospital, said Lin Kuan-cheng, spokesman for the National Fire Agency, as rescuers battled to free residents still trapped..

February 5, 2016 8:58 pm

Time to free Assange, Ecuador says

"What more do they want to be accused of before they startto rectify their error?" Ricardo Patino told regional broadcaster Telesur, in reference to Britain and Sweden. Assange,..

February 5, 2016 6:50 pm

PM to attend inaugural US-Asean summit

The event will be held at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California from February 14-18 on the invitation of US President Barack Obama. The president visited Kuala Lumpur in November and called..

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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

February 5, 2016 6:47 pm

CDC chief says some presenting distorted view of new charter

Meechai Ruchupan, chairman of the Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC), pointed to "a lot of attempts at distorting" issues related to the draft written by his team. He rejected allegations..

February 5, 2016 6:09 pm

Police suspect Spanish victim killed by man of same..

Initial investigation showed that the suspect Artur Princep Segarra received Bt37 million from Bernat's account in a Singaporean bank, chief investigator Pol General Panya Mamen said. Segarra..

February 5, 2016 5:42 pm

Volcano in southern Japan erupts: weather agency

The agency said on its website that Sakurajima in southern Kagoshima prefecture erupted at 6:56 pm (0956 GMT). There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. - AFP

February 5, 2016 5:28 pm

Harvard Ombud office looking into Dolrudee case

Dr Padet Pulwittayakij, one of the four guarantors for Dr Dolrudee Jumlongras, revealed in a Facebook post on Thursday night that Dolrudee, who broke the scholarship conditions to work in Thailand..