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August 4, 2015 2:05 pm

Villager shot dead in Narathiwat

Police said Sakariya Sereh was shot at three times by a gunman on a pick-up truck that caught up with him while he was riding a motorcycle on a village road to his rubber plantation. Police..

August 4, 2015 12:56 pm

Myanmar admits 'weak' flood response as disaster spreads

Flash floods and landslides caused by unusually heavy monsoon rains have claimed at least 46 lives and affected some 215,000 people, submerging massive areas of the country, while relentless..

August 4, 2015 12:29 pm

Soudelor targets Japan, China as most powerful storm of 2015

The storm was roaring across the western Pacific Ocean packing wind gusts up to 220 miles per hour (354 kph) according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center which rated it a maximum category five...

August 4, 2015 10:22 am

Malaysian premier urges ASEAN to deepen regional integration

Najib Razak hailed the recent diplomatic actions in "dealing swiftly with the recent crisis of irregular migration in South-East Asia"when thousands of starving Bangladeshi and Myanmar Rohingya..

August 4, 2015 10:17 am

Malaysia graft agency says PM's funds not linked to scandal

Prime Minister Najib Razak has faced mounting pressure in the past year over a series of revelations alleging that hundreds of millions of dollars were siphoned off from a state-owned company..

August 3, 2015 9:32 pm

UN adopts resolution to fight wildlife poaching

The General Assembly resolution was the first of its kind but not legally binding. Still, it reflects worldwide opposition to illegal hunting. The assembly expressed concern over what it called a..

August 3, 2015 6:49 pm

Princess to be presented with award for her creativity

The WIPO Award for Creative Excellence will be presented by Francis Gurry, director general of WIPO, who will be granted an audience with the Princess on August 27, said Commerce Minister Chatchai..

August 3, 2015 6:46 pm

Age of the Chinasaurs

China, which has become a treasure trove of dinosaur fossil findings, can claim global supremacy in the area of dinosaur discoveries. This is thanks to the widespread construction work that has..

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Black-necked Stork

Scientific name: Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus It was found in western coast Trang’s Hat Chao

Chinese Goral or Grey Tailed Goral

Naemorhedus griseus Found in hilly habitats in Chiang Mai, Mae Hong Son and Tak, in confined area

August 3, 2015 6:43 pm

Court rejects Wattana's petition over travel bans

Sophon Boonkul, deputy chief of the court, said Monday that all NCPO announcements are constitutional and legally binding, citing Article 47 of the provisional constitution. Wattana's attorney,..

August 3, 2015 6:38 pm

Wissanu says no to 'reform before election'

"People can voice their opinion. The government has the obligation to stick to its road map commitment. If there is any situation that causes us to deviate from the obligations, it would be..

August 3, 2015 5:39 pm

Society opposes Communal Forest bill

PMove protesters, led by Northern Region Farmer Union president Direk Khongnguen, gathered outside Government House Monday. The bill is being considered in the second reading by the National..

August 3, 2015 5:22 pm

Over 100 dead in India floods

More than 4 million people in 10,000 villages were affected in the states of West Bengal, Orissa and Manipur after cyclone Komen struck the region on Thursday. Forty-eight people were killed in..