Ten others expected to have faced the firing squad, including nationals from Pakistan, India and Zimbabwe as well as Indonesians, were not put to death but officials said they would be executed at..
Violence and social rejection are the cause of mental distress and impairment among transgender people, not their gender identity, according to the research published in the journal The Lancet..
Second quarter profit jumped 43 percent from last year to $4.9 billion. Revenue increased 21 percent to $21.5 billion, the California tech giant said, in results that topped most analyst..
Defence Ministry spokesman Maj-General Kongcheep Tantrawanit said the Defence Council yesterday approved the move under the 20-year strategic plan launched in 2008. In 2008, 768 military..
Rodrigo Duterte made the remarks even as the two countries continue to bicker over an international tribunal invalidating Beijing’s extensive claims to the South China Sea. "Where is the big..
Representatives of Ban Phai School's alumni and pupils' parents Thursday proposed the removal of Premsak, the mayor of the Ban Phai district municipality, a source said. The action responds to..
Witoon Kulcharoenwirat, director-general of the ministry's Department of Energy Business, said refineries accepted the ban on the sale of gasohol 91 in a discussion on Thursday, though they voiced..
Tropical storm Mirinae, which barrelled across China’s Hainan island before surging into Vietnam in the early hours of Thursday, brought high winds and more than 280 millimetres of rain as it..
The National University of Singapore (NUS) -- consistently ranked as one of Asia’s best higher education institutions - said it would take strong disciplinary action against anyone found..
Polish media broadcast images of the 79-year-old Argentine pontiff stumbling, then falling down out of view before being helped to his feet by altar servers. Francis appeared to be fine as he..
Immigration Police Thursday announced the arrest of fugitive lawyer Yasuo Tsubak, 27, who was accused of conspiring with others in stock fraud that caused damages worth 12 million yen (about Bt4..
"In particular, I urge you [Prayut] to allow individuals to freely receive and impart information," Shetty said in an open letter "to engage in public debate and campaigns concerning the draft..