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May 26, 2015 4:30 pm

Supreme Court bans Leena from elections for five years

The court banned her from standing in any election for five years.

May 26, 2015 4:14 pm

Police foil attempt to smuggle 20 kgs of 'ice' to Malaysia

Acting on tip-off, the police stopped a pick-up truck at a road checkpoint and found the drug hidden inside. Police said the drug had a street value of about Bt20 million.

May 26, 2015 3:34 pm

Export contracts 1.7% in April

In March, the export contracted 4.45 per cent on year. In the first four months of this year, exports which contribute about two thirds of gross domestic product contracted 3.99 per cent, to..

May 26, 2015 3:25 pm

Rangers seize 500,000 meth pills in Mae Hong Son

Actin on tip-off the rangers and officials staked out at a border spot where Muser drug traffickers would deliver the drug. The officials spotted the traffickers at 1:30 am but they managed to flee..

May 26, 2015 2:49 pm

Indonesia gripped by plastic rice scare

"The rice samples are being tested (in the laboratories). So, before the results are out, let’s not amplify the issue," he told reporters during a visit to his hometown of Solo over the..

May 26, 2015 2:48 pm

Malaysia bars entry to Hong Kong protest leader

Joshua Wong, 18, was detained by Malaysian immigration officers shortly after arriving at Penang International Airport, according to Suaram, a local human rights group. Suaram said Wong was not..

May 26, 2015 2:39 pm

China issues first white paper on military strategy

The document of about 9,000 Chinese characters revealed a list of new expressions that have never before appeared in Chinese white papers. In the preface it reaffirmed China’s adherence..

May 26, 2015 2:11 pm

Anarchy symbol leads to young man's arrest

The arrest of Nuttapol Khemngern, 22, was based on evidence from surveillance camera footage. Police claimed the suspect also confessed to spraying two anarchy symbols on the Court's sign.

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May 26, 2015 1:25 pm

NRC member proposes amnesty in draft charter

He said the amnesty should cover protests from September 19 2006 to May 22 2014.

May 26, 2015 12:01 pm

B.B. King death probed as homicide after poison claim:..

King died at age 89 on May 14 in Las Vegas, where he kept his residence while he kept up a gruelling schedule of tours that ended only last year. Two of King’s daughters -- Karen Williams and..

May 26, 2015 8:24 am

Development of SRT's Makkasan plot to be submitted to..

He said the Treasury Department will conclude the plan at the end of June and Finance Minister Sommai Phasi will submit it to the board of the State Enterprises Policy Office to consider before it..

May 26, 2015 8:09 am

Complaints of taxis rejecting passengers mostly from..

He said most complaints were made by passengers who were rejected on Sukhumvit, Silom, Sathorn and Phayathai roads. The app has been downloaded 30,000 times and 11,185 users have logged on to rate..