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March 27, 2015 5:09 pm

Thailand ranked in middle related to death penalty..

Although Cambodia, the Philippines and Timor-Leste have abolished death penalty, Thailand still maintains its death penalty although no execution has taken place since 2009 and is regarded as a..

March 27, 2015 5:06 pm

Bangkok No 4 among top Asia destinations, TripAdvisor says

The online travel site said that on the list of top destinations in Asia, Bangkok's ranking went up one place from last year, and was now in fourth place. Places to be discovered in the city..

March 27, 2015 12:34 pm

Apple's Tim Cook to donate his wealth - Fortune

Cook, 54, told the magazine that he planned to donate hisfortune to charity after providing for his 10-year-old nephew’seducation. (http://for.tn/1Gs0gNY) Fortune estimated Cook’s net worth,..

March 27, 2015 12:29 pm

Indonesia cuts back on SEA Games delegation

Indonesia had planned to send 556 athletes to the biennial multi-sport event for the 11 nation bloc, but Youth and Sports Minister Imam Nahrawi said a number of factors, including quotas from..

March 27, 2015 12:24 pm

Ebola vaccines successful in second phase of Liberia testing

The two trial vaccines - ChAd3-ZEBOV, manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, and rVSV-ZEBOV, made by Merck/NewwLink - proved safe for 600 participants, said Fatorma Bolay, co-principal investigator of..

March 27, 2015 12:18 pm

Suspected Uighurs must remain in Thai detention: court

The case is being closely monitored because any eventual outcome could have an impact on hundreds of suspected Uighurs held by immigration authorities in Thailand since last year. Those detained..

March 26, 2015 10:44 pm

Thailand toughens trafficking law with death penalty

Thailand’s move came a day after Britain passed a law that could see traffickers face life imprisonment, and marked the latest step to combat a multi-billion dollar trade in human misery. ..

March 26, 2015 10:38 pm

Myanmar upper house approves student unions

The move comes a day after more than 60 campaigners, detained during a violent police crackdown on their protest in early March, appeared at a court in the central town of Letpadan facing charges..

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March 26, 2015 3:09 pm

Customs Department seeks Bt1.6bn to build new checkpoint in..

The budget will come from three fiscal years, staring in the Fiscal 2016. Somchai Thursday paid compensations worth Bt758 million to 28 owners of 41 plots of land expropriated for the..

March 26, 2015 3:00 pm

Criminal Court acquits Tarit in defamation suit filed by..

The court ruled that Tarit was simply giving his opinion in his capacity as DSI chief when he blamed Suthep for the failed project to build new police stations nationwide. The Nation

March 26, 2015 2:54 pm

CDC endorses article that will give amnesty to NCPO

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March 26, 2015 2:19 pm

Student activists protest against university independent..

The students represent activists from Kasetsart University, Khon Kaen University, Burapha University, Srinakharin Wiroj University and Thammasat University. The Nation