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..
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court fined Rainsy for alleging that National Assembly President Heng Samrin called former King Norodom Sihanouk a "traitor" in 1979 and sentenced him to death in absentia..
Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) has decided to extend its restructuring plans with the closure of 200 branches and 3,000 jobs by the end of next year, it revealed in an interim results..
In its online advice, the embassy in Bangkok suggests the Britons monitor the advice of local authorities and local media. It also provides background on the political situation, explaining that..