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November 24, 2014 3:11 pm

Red Lotus Lake visiting season kicked off

The lake is also known as the Red Lotus Lake because it is covered with dense layer of pink lotus flowers. The visiting season will last until March. The Nation

November 24, 2014 2:52 pm

Govt to need ten months to say whether charter referendum..

By that time, the charter drafting would have been completed at least by half, he explained. The Nation

November 24, 2014 2:05 pm

Khmer Rouge court adjourns genocide trial until next year

Nuon Chea, 88, known as "Brother Number Two", and former head of state Khieu Samphan, 83, were given life sentences in August for crimes against humanity. The pair were the first top figures to..

November 24, 2014 2:02 pm

Exploding excrement topples building in China

The blast was apparently sparked by a local man burning waste close to the cesspool, igniting methane gas which was emanating from the pit, the Xinhua news agency said late on Sunday. The..

November 24, 2014 1:59 pm

Thai Foreign Ministry to clarify position on students and..

Bogner old AFP that this case is the latest illustration of a worrying pattern of human rights violations, which has the effect of suppressing critical and independent voices." FM spokesman Sek..

November 24, 2014 9:03 am

Five Khon Kaen police officers transferred following student..

They are Pol Col Suphakorn Kamsingnok, deputy Khon Kaen police chief and acting Muang police station chief, Pol Col Pongrit Kongsirisombat, Pol Lt Col Anusak Sakdawatcharanon, Pol Maj Jirattikul..

November 24, 2014 8:35 am

Flashflood hits Samui

The roads in the beach town were impassable for small vehicles. All entertainment venues had to be closed because of the flooding. The Nation

November 24, 2014 8:25 am

4.4-magnitude quake in Myanmar felt in Chiang Rai

The quake was felt by residents of Chiang Rai's Mae Sai and Chiang Saen districts. The Nation

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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

November 23, 2014 8:42 pm

Two new deputy ministers sworn in

His Majesty granted an audience to Prayut, Deputy Finance Minister Wisut Srisuphan and Deputy Agriculture Minister Amnuay Pratise at the auditorium on the 14th floor of the Chalerm Phrakiart..

November 23, 2014 5:08 pm

Defence minister orders investigation into anti-coup leaflet..

The leaflet strongly attacked the National Council for Peace and Order. He said officials will have to bring wrongdoers to justice. The Nation

November 23, 2014 4:41 pm

Bowornsak says CDC will hold at least 10 public hearings

He said the National Reform Council would hold other hearings in provinces so the CDC would coordinate with NRC to avoid repetitions. The Nation