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‘You’re obsessed!’ Kris Jenner blasts daughter Kim Kardashian for taking 1200 … – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

'You're obsessed!' Kris Jenner blasts daughter Kim Kardashian for taking 1200
Daily Mail
The 58-year-old called the 33-year-old reality star 'obsessed' for taking 1,200 selfies during the family's recent trip to Thailand. Scroll down for video. 'You're obsessed': Kris Jenner blasts daughter Kim Kardashian for taking 1,200 selfies during
Keeping Up With the Kardashians Recap – The Kardashian-Jenners Take Reality Tea
Uh Oh — Kendall And Kylie Jenner Go MIA In Thailand!SheKnows.com
Keeping Up With The Kardashians LIVE Recap: Season 9 Episode 16 “A Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Bustle -E! Online -Radar Online
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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 11:59 pm

Time to take money off the table in Thailand? – CNBC


Time to take money off the table in Thailand?
CNBC
Thailand stocks have rallied sharply this year, an impressive feat given May's military coup, but despite high hopes for the new administration's policies, analysts don't expect shares to rise much further. "The easy money looks to be already behind us

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 11:23 pm

Thai junta unamused by comedian John Oliver’s royal jibes – The Guardian


The Guardian

Thai junta unamused by comedian John Oliver's royal jibes
The Guardian
The British comedian John Oliver has come under fire in Thailand after mocking members of the royal family and poking fun at the ruling junta's so-called "happiness" campaigns – two jokes that may have landed the satirist on a government blacklist.

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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 3:51 pm

Toyota Sees Thailand Coup as Turning Point in Halting Sales Plunge – Wall Street Journal


Bangkok Post

Toyota Sees Thailand Coup as Turning Point in Halting Sales Plunge
Wall Street Journal
BANGKOK—Thailand's lucrative automotive industry has yet to recover from months of political instability, with Toyota's local arm forecasting Tuesday that its own annual sales in 2014 would drop 25.9% year-over-year to 330,000 units. But Kyoichi
Thailand auto sales seen falling 31% this year : ToyotaET Auto
Toyota downgrades Thai forecast after poor first halfBangkok Post
Toyota chief expects sales of 1m units domestically in 2015The Nation

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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 12:28 pm

Woman can claim $17500 tax deduction for winter in Thailand, court rules – Toronto Star


Toronto Star

Woman can claim $17500 tax deduction for winter in Thailand, court rules
Toronto Star
In the latest decision, the Tax Court of Canada has overturned a Canada Revenue Agency ruling, allowing Trudy Tallon to claim a medical expense tax credit of almost $17,500 for her winter spent in Thailand and Indonesia in 2009. These expenses included …

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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 11:04 am

The New Thailand-Myanmar Axis – the Diplomat


the Diplomat

The New Thailand-Myanmar Axis
the Diplomat
Already, Prayuth has seriously undermined the democratic structure in Thailand by replacing a large number of senior bureaucrats with individuals close to the army, eliminating the pro-democracy red-shirt networks in the far-flung provinces, and
Amnesty International, Thai Military Leaders Discuss Rights ConcernsVoice of America
Special Report: NCPO chief stresses importance of human rightsThailand National News Bureau

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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 10:55 am

Thailand: Parents ‘to monitor’ children at game shops – BBC News


BBC News

Thailand: Parents 'to monitor' children at game shops
BBC News
Parents in Thailand have a new ally in their quest to keep track of what their children are watching, as the government plans to set up an internet network monitoring games shops. The system will connect CCTV cameras in video games shops with Google …
Website to watch kids at game shopsBangkok Post

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Posted on 29 July 2014 | 9:47 am

Smartphones + LINE Drive Online Sales in Thailand – Forbes


Forbes

Smartphones + LINE Drive Online Sales in Thailand
Forbes
Mobile payments: That's the fastest-growing trend in online shopping in Thailand and the wealthier states of Southeast Asia. In January 2013, only 11% of purchases on Thai shopping site Tarad.com were made with smartphones or tablets; by December, they …

Posted on 29 July 2014 | 4:11 am

Five dead as violence rattles Thailand – Sky News Australia


Sky News Australia

Five dead as violence rattles Thailand
Sky News Australia
A 10-year-old girl died after a grenade blast while four others, including a soldier, were killed in a shootout only hours afterwards in Thailand's war-torn deep south. The girl was killed when suspected Muslim rebels, who are fighting for a greater
Girls Killed, Hurt in Attack in Thailand's SouthABC News
At least four killed as soldiers, separatists clash in southern Thailand: policeRadio Australia

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Posted on 28 July 2014 | 2:21 pm

Thailand’s Asia Aviation cuts 2014 passenger target – The Star Online


Thailand's Asia Aviation cuts 2014 passenger target
The Star Online
BANGKOK: Thailand's Asia Aviation Pcl has lowered the year's passenger target for budget carrier Thai AirAsia to 12.6 million from 13.3 million due to the impact of the country's political crisis. Thai AirAsia, like other domestic carriers, suffered a

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Posted on 28 July 2014 | 10:19 am

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Thailand’s prison fight clubs – In pictures

Inmates fight foreigners in a bid to win privileges and even freedom






Posted on 15 July 2014 | 5:00 am

BBC takes on Thailand dictatorship with a ‘pop-up’ Thai service

Exclusive: After years of criticism over the retreat from foreign language services, the BBC World Service is to tackle the censorship regime imposed by the Thai military with a news service distributed on social media






Posted on 9 July 2014 | 10:29 am

In pictures: Abandoned shopping mall becomes urban aquarium in Bangkok

Abandoned shopping mall becomes urban aquarium in Bangkok






Posted on 3 July 2014 | 1:31 pm

Thailand’s military rulers plan elections for October 2015

Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, who seized control of Thailand in a coup last month proposes installing interim constitution next month with elections due late next year






Posted on 28 June 2014 | 8:52 am

Thailand launches monk bad behaviour hotline

Thai religious authorities launch 24-hour hotline for public to report any misbehaving Buddhist monks






Posted on 18 June 2014 | 12:32 pm

Thailand’s military junta demands free World Cup viewing

New military rulers of Thailand order television stations to broadcast World Cup matches for free as part of its ongoing “happiness campaign” to win over public






Posted on 12 June 2014 | 8:19 am

Miss Universe Thailand quits after political furore

Thailand’s Miss Universe steps down ‘after calling for Red Shirt supporters of ousted government to be executed’






Posted on 10 June 2014 | 10:18 am

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Confusion in Bangkok after bird strike

Fliers in Thailand – where the word for bird is “nok” – thought Air Asia bird strike was in fact a collision with a Nok Air plane






Posted on 10 June 2014 | 8:46 am

David Cameron, Nick Clegg et al: sweeten us up and the votes are all yours

Thailand’s offer of a free haircut to its people is a lesson for politicians, says Judith Woods






Posted on 7 June 2014 | 6:15 am

Thailand’s military rulers dispatch glamorous ‘army girls’ to win hearts and minds

Women wearing short camouflage-style dresses and dog collars seen posing in Bangkok as new military rulers aim to win over public and prevent dissent






Posted on 6 June 2014 | 1:30 pm

Bangkokpost.com : Breaking News

Too late to stop US spending cuts

WASHINGTON — Sweeping US government spending cuts totalling $85 billion begin taking effect on Friday, slicing deeply into military and other programmes in an unwanted move toward austerity that displays Washington’s paralysing partisan divisions.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 2:07 pm

Musharraf vows to return

DUBAI — Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf says he will return home from self-imposed exile this month to run in parliamentary elections.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 1:53 pm

NBTC demands better 3G service

The National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) has told mobile operators to improve their 3G services amid public complaints.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 1:25 pm

Eurozone jobless rate hits record

Official data on Friday painted a grim picture of the European economy, with unemployment at record highs in the eurozone while inflation fell sharply, highlighting the weakness of consumer demand.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 11:49 am

Central wins B3.7bn 2010 fire claim

A Bangkok court has ordered insurer Deves Insurance Plc to pay client Central Pattana Plc 3.7 billion baht in claims for damage caused by a fire at CentralWorld at the end of the red-shirt protest at Ratchaprasong, in downtown Bangkok, in May 2010.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 9:50 am

Senator: Who is Hassan Taib?

Two senators on Friday expressed concern that the peace talks agreement signed between the National Security Council (NSC) and the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) could allow the BRN to take the issue of southern unrest to the international community.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 9:08 am

53 dead in Bangladesh war crimes clashes

The number of people killed in clashes in Bangladesh over the conviction of Islamist leaders for war crimes rose to 53 on Friday as fresh violence erupted in the Muslim-majority nation.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 8:49 am

S. African dragging death police suspended

South Africa’s police commissioner on Friday suspended eight police officers accused of dragging an immigrant taxi driver behind their patrol car and killing him, prompting an international outcry.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 8:49 am

Live camera action from election police

Ten police officers keeping tabs on voting during Sunday’s governor election will wear cameras beaming live images from polling centres to the police bureau monitoring centre, Pol Maj-General Adul Narongsak, a deputy city police chief, said on Friday.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 8:39 am

14 Filipinos killed in Sabah standoff

Twelve followers of a self-described Philippine Sultan died in a shootout with Malaysian security forces on Friday, police said, as tensions rose in their 17-day standoff.

Posted on 1 March 2013 | 7:49 am