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January 26, 2015 3:10 pm

IAEA chief urges vigilance against 'terrorist' nuke threats

"This is a very serious issue for the international community now," Yukiya Amano, director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), said in a lecture in Singapore. "In this..

January 26, 2015 2:33 pm

49 Philippine police killed after clash with rebels

An 11-hour gunbattle broke out after police entered the remote town of Mamasapano, held by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), around 3:00 am Sunday (1900 GMT Saturday) without coordinating..

January 26, 2015 2:20 pm

Anwar to learn fate in sodomy case on February 10

"The Federal Court has fixed February 10 at 0100 GMT to announce the verdict of Anwar Ibrahim’s sodomy trial," said Mohamad Aizuddin Zolkeply, spokesman for the nation’s highest court. The..

January 26, 2015 2:06 pm

Noted sculptor Saiyart Semangern dies of heart disease

Known for his unique wooden sculptures and custom furniture, Saiyart was named the 2008 Silpathorn Award by the Culture Ministry's Office of Contemporary Art and Culture. One of his trademarks..

January 26, 2015 1:17 pm

First floating market fair near Government House starts Feb..

Three more fairs will be held on February 21 and 22, then February 28 and March 1 and March 7 and 8, she added. The Nation

January 26, 2015 12:35 pm

30 million dementia cases predicted for China by 2050

Eight million more caregivers would be needed in the country by2050 to provide care for age-related illnesses, David Gray, a British expert in health care issues, was quoted as saying. The..

January 26, 2015 12:18 pm

'Lizard Squad' hackers target Malaysia Airlines website

The website’s front page was replaced with an image of a tuxedo-wearing lizard, and read "Hacked by LIZARD SQUAD -- OFFICIAL CYBER CALIPHATE". It also carried the headline "404 - Plane Not..

January 25, 2015 2:52 pm

Autopsy detects no sign of attack on British backpacker

The institute said there was no trace of semen either. The British embassy would be informed so that relatives of Christina Annesley, 23, could take the body back to Britain. The results of test of..

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Nang Lerng Market

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January 25, 2015 2:22 pm

Pheu Thai promises no instigation on Yingluck's impeachment

He also dismissed rumours that the party and Yingluck would hold press conferences at various places. The Nation

January 25, 2015 1:52 pm

Chaturon says Yingluck's impeachment violated democratic,..

He said the post-coup National Legislative Assembly was used to try to get rid of the Shinawatra family from politics. The Nation

January 25, 2015 1:37 pm

NACC to next week consider case of false votes during..

If the NACC finds ground to believe the allegations, the former MPs will be summoned to hear the charges, Sansern added. The Nation

January 25, 2015 12:49 pm

73-year-old woman in Nakhon Pathom raped probably by serial..

The latest attack took place although police were launching a manhunt for the serial rapist. The attacker also took the latest victim's Bt5,000 in cash and a mobile phone before he fled the..