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November 1, 2014 11:49 am

Ebola death toll rises, fewer cases in Guinea than thought -..

The toll reflects a rise of 31 deaths since the United Nations agency reported its previous figures on Wednesday, while the number of overall cases fell by 136. "Of the eight Guinean and..

November 1, 2014 11:46 am

Dow, S&P 500 end at record highs; BoJ move adds fuel to..

Major indexes also posted gains for the month, putting in a sharp recovery from their recent selloff that almost drove the S&P 500 into correction territory. The benchmark index is now up 8.4..

October 31, 2014 8:52 pm

Prayut thanks agencies, personnel for working to contain HIV..

He said Thailand has been successful in the operations so much that the executive director of the United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) told him that "Thailand will be able to prevent new..

October 31, 2014 8:47 pm

Prayut expresses admiration for 63-year-old man's 500-km..

"I would like to commend Sa-ing Hanprakhon, a 63-year-old resident of Phrae province, who traveled on foot all the way from home in Phrae to Siriraj Hospital, as a tribute to His Majesty and to..

October 31, 2014 8:40 pm

Prayut lambastes at those trying to siphon from govt

"I fail to understand the ones who are still looking to perpetrate misconduct. These are groups claiming to have relations with the NCPO, the government, and prominent figures," he said. Prayut..

October 31, 2014 8:36 pm

Most public complaints resolved satisfactorily: Prayut

More than 90 per cent of complaints filed by members of the public after the coup in May have been sorted out satisfactorily, the prime minister said Friday. General Prayut Chan-o-cha also..

October 31, 2014 6:13 pm

Budapest's black cats get Halloween protection

"Unfortunately cats here are prized by Satanists who want to use them in seances and sacrifical rituals around Halloween," Kinga Schneider, head of the Noah’s Ark Foundation in Budapest, told..

October 31, 2014 5:26 pm

Safety fences may be installed at some railway crossings

A possible solution - setting up safety fences at the crossings - should come with officials to man them around the clock to effectively prevent accidents, he said, he was gathering information and..

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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 31, 2014 5:17 pm

Malaysian woman charged for attempting to support Islamic..

The 25-year-old suspect was arrested at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport on October 5 while attempting to board a flight to Brunei, according to deputy prosecutor Wan Shaharuddin Wan..

October 31, 2014 3:30 pm

Myanmar moots changing constitution barring Suu Kyi from..

"They agreed to discuss the issue of amending the constitution in parliament, according to the law," presidential spokesman Ye Htut told reporters after President Thein Sein held unprecedented..

October 31, 2014 3:18 pm

China to send elite army unit to help fight Ebola in Liberia

Washington has led the international drive to stop the spread of the disease that has killed nearly 5,000 people, sending thousands of troops and committing about $1 billion, but Beijing has faced..