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July 6, 2015 6:31 pm

Prayut: the economy will grow

"The world today is full of conflicts already, so right now it's the time when we should put more effort in building and strengthening our economy instead of wasting time in conflicts," he remarked..

July 6, 2015 6:12 pm

100 gathers at Thammasat to support 14 students

A stage with a public address system was set up for the rally, where friends and family of the detainees took turns to speak to the crowd about the arrests and the case. Some of the..

July 6, 2015 5:33 pm

Bangkok ranks 4th as most affordable destination for short..

A three-day stay for two in Hanoi with hotel, two meals, taxi and tour or activity per day costs US$732.18 (Bt24,831), according to the survey. Four of the 10 most affordable cities worldwide..

July 6, 2015 5:24 pm

Thirteen defendants plead not guilty to UFUN pyramid scheme..

Prosecutors demanded that the defendants pay 2,451 people who allegedly lost money in the scheme Bt351.5 million in compensation plus 7.5 per cent interest per year until the full payment is made...

July 6, 2015 5:06 pm

Ministry to restructure prices of LPG and NGV amid downtrend..

Energy Minister Narongchai Akrasanee said Monday after the meeting of the Energy Policy Administration Committee that the Dubai oil price would continue declining this year.

July 6, 2015 4:41 pm

Academics claim harassment, demand talks with PM over..

"We the lecturers endorsing the first statement will meet the prime minister and NCPO [National Council for Peace and Order] leader to ask for clarification if we are still being harassed and the..

July 6, 2015 4:32 pm

Bang Saen hit by plankton blooms

At 7 am Monday, many local residents turned up at the beach to collect fish large enough for cooking along the five-kilometre-long beach. Many were seen leaving the beach with several kgs of fish..

July 6, 2015 4:08 pm

PM insists 14 students must be tried by military court

General Prayut Chanocha said that it had been clearly announced after the coup as to what offences shall be tried by a military court, adding that violating an order by the National Council for..

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July 6, 2015 3:30 pm

TPBS spared from junta's punishment for now

The issue was not on the meeting agenda of the NBTC’s Broadcasting Committee, said Major Komate Prateepthong, director of broadcasting regulation department. Last week, the junta asked the..

July 6, 2015 3:28 pm

Tears flow as Grateful Dead say farewell in Chicago

The four surviving members of the band ended their 50-year-run this weekend with three Chicago concerts. The shows come 20 years after the death of lead guitarist Jerry Garcia, who played his last..

July 6, 2015 3:12 pm

Singapore teen in anti-Lee video walks free after sentencing

Amos Yee, 16, was jailed for three weeks for wounding religious feelings in an expletive-laden YouTube video comparing Lee Kuan Yew to Jesus, which was posted after the independence leader’s..

July 6, 2015 3:05 pm

BOT governor nomination ready

He said that the nomination would be submitted to the Cabinet for approval tomorrow or next week. He did not elaborate further.