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March 30, 2015 6:39 pm

NBTC suspends two satellite TV stations

NBTC acting deputy secretary-general Sombat Leelapata said Monday that NBTC's Broadcasting Committee voted for both TV stations to be suspended for seven days for allegedly violating a pact with..

March 30, 2015 6:08 pm

Cameron visits Queen to signal UK election campaign start

Cameron will formally ask the 88-year-old monarch to dissolve parliament ahead of the general election on May 7.

March 30, 2015 6:00 pm

Britain to dissolve parliament ahead of May 7 election

Prime Minister David Cameron, who has headed a Conservative-led coalition with the Liberal Democrats since 2010, said he planned to ask Queen Elizabeth to summon the next parliament to open on May..

March 30, 2015 5:36 pm

Eight dead, 10 injured in Florida van accident

The accident happened at 12:31 am (0431 GMT) Monday in the southern state near Moore Haven city on a major US highway. Officials said the van "passed through a posted stop sign and traveled..

March 30, 2015 3:17 pm

Fact-finding panel to probe killings of four suspected..

Prawit said the result of the probe will be known by Friday. The Nation

March 30, 2015 2:25 pm

Speeding bus causes 5-vehicle pile-up crash at intersection

The accident happened at 5:30 am at the Palathikarn Intersection on the inbound Phaholyothin Road in Bangkok's Sai Mai district. The bus driver claimed the bus's brakes mulfuntioned. The..

March 30, 2015 2:13 pm

Tapping Green Climate Fund

In this regard, GIZ (German International Cooperation) is offering expertise to help ensure that the proposals meet the fund’s criteria. "This fund is one of the significant financial..

March 30, 2015 1:54 pm

Transport to address ICAO's concerns

Voradech Hanprasert, acting permanent secretary, will conduct the press conference. He was the director-general of the Civil Aviation Department in 2012. Japan’s recent refusal to allow the..

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March 30, 2015 1:16 pm

Singapore police arrest 17-year-old for anti-Lee Kuan Yew..

At least 20 police reports had been lodged against Amos Yee for his video "Lee Kuan Yew is Finally Dead!" the Straits Times reported. "Lee Kuan Yew ... was a horrible person and an awful leader..

March 30, 2015 1:09 pm

Sierra Leone ends anti-Ebola lockdown after three days

During the curfew period -- which was ordered by President Ernest Bai Koroma and ran from 0600 GMT on Friday until 1800 GMT Sunday -- some 26,000 volunteers went door-to-door to check for sick..

March 30, 2015 1:09 pm

Yokohama offers Thai-language visitor guide

In a statement, it said the version ( followed a sharp increase in the number of Thai tourists to the country last year. In 2014, the number of Thai..

March 30, 2015 1:02 pm

Tsunami threat passes after 7.5 quake in Papua New Guinea

The quake hit at a depth of 33 kilometres (20 miles), some 55 kilometres from the nearest city of Kokopo on New Britain island and 787 kilometres from the capital Port Moresby, the United States..