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A migrant worker unloads sacks of rice from a barge to a cargo ship on The Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand, Aug. 27, 2014.
3 hrs ago | Xenia Daily Gazette
Fairborn HeraldThe local 2014 ALS foreign exchange students are front row - Andi , Guillermo , Victoria, , Daisy , Ada , back row - Vita , Martina , Melanie , Valerie , Maki , Nan , Rebekka , and Rena .
7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
TWO SUMMERS AGO, I saw a video of my 56-year-old mother zip-lining through a forest in Laos with a group of much younger fellow Peace Corps volunteers.
Setthawut Pengdit, a younger brother of former DSI chief Tarit Pengdit, is suspected of wrongly issuing title deeds to people for land in Nakhon Ratchasima province that seems to actually belong to an infantry unit.
The long-awaited chance to turn the Royal Thai Navy's U-tapao airport into a fully fledged commercial airport is becoming a reality.
The quest for a solution to violence in the South has stumbled on with little success for several years, but two state officials have been unwavering in their attempts to bring peace to the region.
The eight-year plan to develop the country's transportation infrastructure at a cost of Bt2.4 trillion will turn Thailand into a key logistics hub in the Asean Economic Community by the time the projects are completed in 2022, said Roengsak Tongsom, director of the Rail Project Development Office.
Ticket numbers connected, even tangentially, to Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha are either sold out or in short supply in Nakhon Ratchasima province.
The abbot of a monastery was arrested and expelled from the monkhood on Thursday for encroaching on 50 rai of national forest reserve in Thung Saliam district of Sukhothai province.
Thailand is expected to post a border-trade surplus with Myanmar within two years as that country welcomes flows of trade and investment, and its growing economy leads to greater purchasing power.
A teacher died and two others were hurt when a bomb exploded near a convoy of educators and police in Pattani's Khok Pho district on Thursday morning, police said.
The Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning will launch a feasibility study into two dual-track railway projects in October.
Adventurous Jay Davies, 21, had been having the "time of his life" in the crystal clear ocean of the Phi Phi islands off the coast of Phuket A British backpacker, who moved to Thailand after seeing Leonardo DiCaprio film The Beach, has been found dead at the tropical island paradise.
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Backpacker Jack Davies, 21, who was known as Jay, had been travelling in Thailand for three years when he died at Ko Phi Phi near Phuket.
One man is dead and another is missing after flash floods hit parts of Mae Hong Son province early Wednesday.
Heavy downpours on the Thai-Myanmar border caused a flash flood in Mae Hong Son province Wednesday that killed one farmer and left another missing.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:33 pm
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