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March 27, 2015 9:24 pm

Khmer Rouge cadre charged with crimes against humanity

Mid-ranking regime cadre Ao An, believed to be 79 and better known as Ta An, is alleged to have carried out crimes at an execution site and in two security centres during the regime’s..

March 27, 2015 9:23 pm

Thai anger over Fast and Furious court ban

"Fast and Furious 7" had been due to open in cinemas on April 1. But it was blocked by a court injunction late Thursday after a movie studio filed a lawsuit saying local film star Tony Jaa was..

March 27, 2015 9:02 pm

Photo of Myanmar's reclusive former dictator surfaces on..

The former strongman is reviled by many Burmese for the brutal methods used to suppress pro-democracy activists during his 19-year rule, and he disappeared from public view after his junta..

March 27, 2015 6:23 pm

Fake tax invoice gang rounded up Aksorndej

The gangs reportedly caused more than Bt300 million in damages to the country each year. The Revenue Department and the National Police Office announced the arrests of three suspects Friday...

March 27, 2015 6:04 pm

Prayut to enact new NCPO announcement to replace martial law..

Prayut said the Cabinet did not discuss the lifting of martial law during its meeting at the Hua Hin Cabinet retreat Friday because the issue is under his authority as the NCPO chief. He said..

March 27, 2015 5:52 pm

Train driver may be at fault for crash: SRT chief

"In two days, we should gather enough solid evidence to press charges against [the alleged] wrongdoers," Provincial Police Region 1 deputy commissioner Maj-General Sanit Mahathavorn said..

March 27, 2015 5:27 pm

Philippines vows legal fight to save Filipina in Indonesia

A second appeal to reconsider the death sentence of Mary Jane Veloso was being considered after Indonesia’s Supreme Court rejected her request for judicial review, Foreign Affairs Spokesman..

March 27, 2015 5:24 pm

Give Muslims self-rule or 'count body bags': Philippines'..

Aquino had wanted the bill, which would give autonomy to the majority Catholic nation’s Muslim minority in the south, passed this month. But Congress suspended debates on the proposed law in..

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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. ( 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..