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September 22, 2014 3:32 pm

TrueVisions allows Platinum, Gold subscribers to use free..

TrueVisions announced that the free PVR service, which would remain free throughout the subscription, would allow its subscribers to have fun watching the premium event, The Asian Games 2014 Live..

September 22, 2014 3:09 pm

1 in 5 Hong Kongers would consider leaving: survey

Hong Kong is in the midst of a showdown over how residents will select the city’s next leader in 2017, pitting students and other pro-democracy activists against Beijing’s move to assert..

September 22, 2014 3:07 pm

DNA samples collected from 30 persons not matched killers'

Since the samples did not match, police would have to expand the scope DNA checking to cover more people on the island, he said. The female British tourist was killed along with a male tourist..

September 22, 2014 1:36 pm

New appointed Bangkok Council to hold first meeting..

The 30 councillors were not elected but were selected by a selection committee appointed by the National Council for Peace and Order. The last of the 30 councillors, Doctor Pornthep..

September 22, 2014 1:02 pm

100,000 Syrian Kurds have fled to Turkey: UN

"The (Turkish) government announced the 100,000 in the media and confirmed the figure to us," said Melissa Fleming, the spokeswoman for the UN refugee agency, the UNHCR.

September 22, 2014 12:57 pm

Former Phichit MP dies of heart failure

Nawin Boonseth, also a former Phichit MP, said his father died at the Paolo Memorial Hospital in Bangkok at 8:15 pm. He was 72. Adul was considered an arch political rival of late Phichit MP..

September 22, 2014 12:43 pm

Active Philippine volcano emits steam as pressure builds up

Mayon Volcano in Albay province, 330 kilometres south-east of Manila, quieted down on the weekend with fewer volcanic earthquakes and rock falls, according to the Philippine Institute of..

September 22, 2014 12:39 pm

Asian Games: Athlete lunches dumped after salmonella scare

The bacteria was found Sunday in meat included on boxed meals provided by a food caterer. A spokesman for the organising committee told AFP that all 76 lunch boxes prepared by the firm were..

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September 21, 2014 8:32 pm

METI minister is in town

The source said that Yamagiwa would be the first highest ranking official from Japan to make an official visit to Thailand after the coup on 22 May. After the announcement of new government under..

September 21, 2014 4:32 pm

Golf: Thailand's Chapchai wins Selangor Masters

Chapchai played a three-under 68 for the final round, but Lascuna shot up the leader board to catch him at the end of regulation play thanks to a bogey-free 63. The two were tied at a 10-under..

September 21, 2014 3:39 pm

Transport minister to ask BMCL to further postpone subway..

Prajin said the BMCL would be asked to delay the increase to December. The BMCL earlier agreed to delay the increase from July 3 to October 2. The Nation

September 21, 2014 2:42 pm

Police collect DNA sample from almost ten fishing..

The sample will be compared to the DNA extracted from semen found on the female tourist. So far, police said the extracted DNA indicated that the killers are Asians. The Nation