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  1. A day in PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Bangkok Post

    ... organising a campaign encouraging people to vote in the Aug 7 charter referendum. The new Indonesian ambassador to Thailand, Ahmad Rusdi, pays a courtesy call on Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam at Government House, Bangkok. Thai Army Reserve ...

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  2. Premsak could lose mayor's seat for stripping reporterRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Bangkok Post

    In the photo,the 51-year-old politician is addressing health volunteers at the municipal office on Tuesday, the day the incident occurred. KHON KAEN - Ban Phai district municipality mayor Premsak Piayura is facing a full inquiry and could be removed from his position if found to have forced a news reporter to strip off his clothes, as alleged.

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  3. Car showroom under construction collapses, 13 hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Bangkok Post

    The collapsed Isuzu showroom and service centre on Phutthamonthon Sai 4 Road in Nakhon Prathom's Sampran district on Wednesday. A new Isuzu car showroom under construction on Phutthamonthon Sai 4 Road in Nakhon Pathom province collapsed on Wednesday, injuring 13 people.

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  4. Redundancy scheme over, Toyota saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    Toyota Motor Thailand has ended the redundancy programme for local staff, saying its operations have been fine-tuned strategically to match the current economic situation. President Kyoichi Tanada said the Japanese carmaker had been trying hard to get back to the normal situation through the introduction of new models.

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  5. Decision on PDRC protest indictments reset for Sept 27Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    Suthep Thaugsuban in full voice on stage during one of the PDRC's Shutdown Bangkok Restart Thailand protests, on May 1, 2014 - just two weeks before the coup. The Office of the Attorney General has set Sept 27 for an announcement whether 48 suspects will be indicted for rebellion and seven other offences in connection with anti-government demonstrations led by the People's Democratic Reform Committee in 2013-2014.

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  6. Three Thai activists charged with criminal defamationRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... Foundation advocacy group. The charges involve a report the three issued alleging torture by security forces in Thailand's southern provinces, where a Muslim insurgency has lasted more than a decade. If convicted they face up to five years in jail. ...

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  7. Travelling with GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wingham Chronicle

    The journey will be to Thailand for the Chiang Mai Flower Festival in early 2017, taking in the Hellfire Pass and the iconic River Kwai before flying to Northern Thailand. In the meantime, you can view more photographs of George's travels in England and France at our website www.winghamchronicle.com.au .

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  8. Let there be lightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... Secret Castle", the exclusive gala dinner and auction was hosted by Sirin Chatvichai, managing director of Degree (Thailand), manufacturer and distributor of lighting products, at the Austrian-style castle at My Ozone housing project, among the ...

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  9. 60 arrested in Ayutthaya drug raidsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Sixty drug suspects were arrested and about 400 methamphetamine pills seized in a drug suppression operation on 30 communities in six districts on Tuesday night. The target areas were drug-infested communities in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Uthai, Wang Noi, Bang Pa-in, Bang Pahan and Lat Bualuang districts.

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  10. Alex Yoong Regains R8 Lms Cup Overall Lead In Eventful RaceRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    Reigning champion Alex Yoong of Audi TEDA Racing Team triumphed in Round 3 of the 2016 Audi R8 LMS Cup ahead of Belgian newcomer Alessio Picariello of MGT by Absolute and Audi Hong Kong's Marchy Lee at the Chang International Circuit in Buriram, Thailand. The victory against his hard-charging competitors put Yoong into the overall series lead ahead of Picariello and Swiss driver Rahel Frey of Castrol Racing Team.

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  11. 3 Thai activists charged over damning report on military tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Asian Correspondent

    Amnesty International's Thailand Chair Porpen Khongkaconkiet and Piyanut Kotsan of Amnesty International Thailand with Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International. Image via Amnesty International .

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  12. Thailand: Niece of killed soldier arrested for defaming armyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    ... criminal cases against Naritsarawan and seek the prosecution of those responsible for her uncle's death," he added. Thailand's military have long faced criticism over allegations of human rights abuses, such as torture and forced disappearances, but ...

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  13. Top businessman warns Thais not to chase away Chinese touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail

    ... tourists. "Do not miss out the opportunity. More Chinese will travel abroad and if Chinese tourists avoid coming to Thailand and visiting other countries instead, Thailand will lose heavily," said Mr Thanakorn. He predicted that as many as 10 ...

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  14. Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn inspects progress of royal...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail

    Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn yesterday visited the demonstration farms in the compound of the Chulachomklao Royal Military Academy in Nakhon Nayok province to observe the progress of His Majesty the King's project to turn wasteland into agricultural plantations. According to the National News Bureau of Thailand , Her Royal Highness was on this occasion briefed on the result of last year's planting of Pathumthani 1 rice strain on the 8-rai demonstration plot which had yielded 1,500 kilograms of rice.

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  15. WHA in tie-up with DaiwaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    listed WHA Corporation Plc, Thailand's biggest developer of built-to-suit logistics facilities, has set up a joint venture with a large Japanese company to develop two warehouse projects with a total investment value of 2.35 billion baht. WHA chief ...

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  16. Saensuk kicks off smart city for the elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Under the concept of smart healthcare, elderly residents can be monitored remotely using the Internet of Things and cloud technology from companies like Dell and Intel. The Saensuk municipality has joined hands with Dell Corporation and Intel Microelectronic to kick off Thailand's first smart city for elderly people in Chon Buri.

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  17. South gets helpRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... 2014, he promised to end the violence in the South by the end of 2015. He said that deadlines was because Thailand had to solve the problems in the deep South before joining the Asean Community (AC). When he eventually took charge as head of the ...

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  18. Cover-up turns nastyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... Meanwhile, Amnesty International (AI) has called on authorities to stop investigating three activists, including AI Thailand's chairman, for documenting and publishing a report about torture by Thai security forces. The three are Somchai Homla-or, ...

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  19. South turns localRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... ug 16 and will have bilateral talks with his counterpart Najib Razak on security issues, including the far South of Thailand.

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  20. Turks ask government to cut Gulen tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha chatted with two Thai-Turkish Business Association members at a luncheon sponsored by the Joint Foreign Chambers of Commerce in Thailand last November. Turkey has urged Thailand to sever ties with a Bangkok-based Turkish business group believed to have links with Fethullah Gulen, the US-based cleric it accuses of directing the mid-July coup attempt.

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