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April 18, 2015 10:27 am

Google revolutionizes search to help mobile users

The web titan said that the "mobile-friendliness" of websites will be a factor in ranking results to online searches done using mobile devices. "As people increasingly search on their mobile..

April 18, 2015 10:26 am

Terror arrests in Australia over planned ANZAC Day attack

Seven search warrants were executed in Melbourne by a joint counter-terrorism team, two months after Prime Minister Tony Abbott warned the threat from home-grown extremists was worsening. Police..

April 18, 2015 10:23 am

New Google security chief looks for balance with privacy

He now holds the reins of security and privacy for all-things Google. In an exclusive interview with AFP, Eschelbeck spoke of using Google’s massive scope to protect users from cyber villains..

April 18, 2015 10:20 am

US-Philippines wargames to start under China's shadow

The 10-day exercises in the Philippines are an annual affair between the longtime allies, but this time they will involve double the number of soldiers as last year in a sign of their expanding..

April 17, 2015 8:57 pm

PM happy that 68 fishermen return in time for Songkran

"They returned home on April 8th, just in time for Thai Family's Day. Every returnee will be assisted and compensated. The state will provide health checkups and other necessities as well as get..

April 17, 2015 8:40 pm

PM praises armless artist

"I would like to mention a person, many of you know him as the 'Penguin Man', who refuses to be let down by hardship in life and always thinks positive. He has also been trying to make Thailand a..

April 17, 2015 7:57 pm

Education permanent secretary removed

Under the order invoked by Article 44 of the interim charter, Suthasri was replaced by Kamjorn Tatiyakavee, secretary-general of the Office of Higher Education Commission (Ohec). Piniti..

April 17, 2015 7:09 pm

HRW urges Thailand to drop charges against Phuket..

"The Thai authorities should direct the navy to unconditionally drop its baseless charges against the two journalists," said Brad Adams, Asia director at Human Rights Watch. "This effort to silence..

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In 1903, Chinese immigrants set up this market on the western bank of Tha Chin River in Nakhon Pat

Nang Lerng Market

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April 17, 2015 6:19 pm

Monk in detention for 'stealing' corpse parts from graves

Pol Colonel Nawara Jannawan, chief of police at Prachak Sinlapakhom district, said Friday that the monk denied the allegation but confessed to visiting the two graves at Ban None Sa cemetery to..

April 17, 2015 5:32 pm

Local fuel prices maintained on intervention

The Energy Policy Administration Committee, chaired by Energy Miinster Narongchai Akrasanee, today resolved to cut the Oil Fund contribution of all types of fuels, except gasohol E85, to maintain..

April 17, 2015 5:13 pm

Indonesian plane in emergency landing after bomb threat:..

The bomb squad started examining the Batik Air plane after it landed in South Sulawesi with 125 passengers from the eastern Indonesian city of Ambon, transport ministry spokesman J.A Barata told..

April 17, 2015 5:08 pm

China building runway in disputed South China Sea: reports

Fiery Cross was little more than a reef when China began land reclamation works to turn it into an island in late 2014. Now satellite images taken last week by DigitalGlobe and shown on the..