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July 30, 2014 7:54 am

The New York Times reports 54-per-cent drop in profit

While the number of digital subscriptions grew by 32,000 during the quarter, a 6.6-per-cent decrease in the paper’s print advertising revenue put a damper on the company’s profits. "We saw..

July 30, 2014 7:53 am

Twitter revenues more than double on ad sales, user growth

Much of the revenue boost came from a 29 per cent increase in advertising sales. Active members reached 271 million as of June 30, an increase of 24 per cent compared to the same period a year..

July 29, 2014 9:54 pm

British siblings come face-to-face with Phuket tsunami..

The British siblings put out a call via Facebook for help in finding Ms Yupin, as the two were planning to come to the Phuket on holiday on July 20. The three were put in contact less than 24..

July 29, 2014 5:58 pm

1,487 positions opened for medical students

The application could be done via from August 1-31, while the application payment was set to be until September 5. The Nation

July 29, 2014 5:45 pm

Actress Janie shows her divorce certificate

Her photo was posted on Facebook after she left for the United States Tuesday. The Nation

July 29, 2014 5:34 pm

Indonesian girl trampled to death in cash-handout stampede

She was among thousands of people hoping to get 50,000 rupiahs (4.31 dollars) at a ceremony marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, state-owned news agency Antara reported. "She..

July 29, 2014 5:02 pm

BOT alert on fake Bt1,000 banknotes

In a statement, it spotted two fake banknotes, which showed no watermarks on HM the King’s photo. It said police has been alerted and it would start a scheme to raise awareness for fake..

July 29, 2014 4:45 pm

China probes Microsoft for 'monopoly': govt

The State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) said in a statement: "According to legal regulations, the SAIC has set up a case to investigate Microsoft for alleged monopoly..

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July 29, 2014 4:39 pm

Dutch PM asks Ukraine to stop fighting near crash site:..

"The prime minister this morning called the Ukrainian president with a request to halt hostilities around the crash site," Jean Fransman told AFP, after fighting with pro-Russian separatists..

July 29, 2014 4:14 pm

NCPO gives go-ahead for Thailand signing up to WTO Trade..

The move shows that the country is prompt and active in terms of participating in international trade rules and the multilateral trading system, despite currently being under military..

July 29, 2014 3:58 pm

NCPO extends free bus, train services for six more months

The period wil be extended from August 1 2014 to January 31 2015. The Nation

July 29, 2014 3:54 pm

NCPO approves eight-year transport infrastructure..

The plan will be implemented from 2015 to 2022. The Nation