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July 22, 2014 4:17 pm

Democrats prohibited from joining NLA, NRC

Kalaya said Abhisit fears that the party would be accused of having conflicts of interest if Democrats join the two chambers. She said if certain party members want to join the two chambers,..

July 22, 2014 3:25 pm

Prime Minister Najib praised for handling of flight MH17..

"Good Job Prime Minister Najib Razak for deftly negotiating the handing over of passenger remains and the black boxes," tweeted prominent lawyer and social activist Ambiga Sreneevasan. "Well..

July 22, 2014 3:16 pm

Dog Survivor Day this Sunday

The event called Dog Survivor Day is organised by the Soi Dog Foundation and the shopping mall to raise fund to help street cats and dogs. Several celebrities will perform a red carpet walk and..

July 22, 2014 2:52 pm

Prayuth to submit provisional charter for HM's endorsement..

Junta chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha on Tuesday said he would be granted an audience with HM the King this evening to submit the provisional constituation for his endorsement. The audience with the..

July 22, 2014 2:35 pm

Chinese railway project in Myanmar cancelled, official says

The two countries had failed to implement the contract for a 1,215-kilometre railway between western Myanmar’s Rakhine state and the Chinese city of Kunming, within three years of memorandum of..

July 22, 2014 2:30 pm

Rebels hand over MH17 black boxes

Dutch investigators leading a probe into the disaster were preparing to take charge of the bodies of 280 victims set to arrive by train in the government-controlled city of Kharkiv. The..

July 22, 2014 2:13 pm

'Industrial scale' tampering of evidence at MH17 site:..

Abbott, whose government was behind a UN Security Council resolution that Monday unanimously demanded full access to the site in rebel-held east Ukraine, admitted progress had been made but said..

July 22, 2014 2:02 pm

Jatuporn, Nuttawut get suspended jail term for telephone..

Jatuporn and Nuttawut were initially sentenced to three years in jail and were slapped with a fine of Bt60,000 each. The court however commuted the sentence by one thirds to two-years imprisonment..

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July 22, 2014 12:54 pm

MH17: IATA toughens its demands

In a statement, Tony Tyler, director general and CEO of IATA, said "The tragedy of MH17 is an outrage. Over the weekend it was confirmed that the passengers and crew aboard the aircraft were the..

July 22, 2014 12:44 pm

Syria fly-over sparks new criticism of Malaysia Airlines

The Malaysian flag carrier confirmed that flight MH4, bound from London for Kuala Lumpur on Sunday, re-routed over Syria following the closure of the flight’s usual route over Ukraine in the wake..

July 22, 2014 12:27 pm

US scientists say June was hottest since 1880

Record warmth was registered in Greenland, parts of northern South America, areas in eastern and central Africa and parts of southern and south-eastern Asia, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric..

July 22, 2014 12:11 pm

Widodo set to be declared winner of Indonesia presidential..

More than 250,000 police officers were on duty across the world’s third-biggest democracy for the announcement of the results two weeks after the bitterly-fought poll, in which both candidates..