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Thailand to host ICC Women’s T20 Qualifier – ESPNcricinfo.com


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Thailand to host ICC Women's T20 Qualifier
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Thailand will host the host the ICC Women's T20 qualifiers from November 28 to December 5 later this year. The top-two sides from the eight countries including hosts will meet reigning champion Australia, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 4:07 pm

Zipline failure in Thailand leaves man clinging for dear life – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Zipline failure in Thailand leaves man clinging for dear life
Telegraph.co.uk
Captured on video, this is the terrifying moment when the man and his female friend were seen jumping off a platform and racing down the 1,300ft-zipline in the popular tourist area of Chiang Mai before realising he wasn't secured to the zip wire. The

Posted on 28 May 2015 | 11:35 am

Thailand vs Laos football match live on TV Friday – Bangkok Post


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Thailand vs Laos football match live on TV Friday
Bangkok Post
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered his weekly television programme be moved forward to 5pm from 8.30pm this Friday to allow a live broadcast of the SEA Games football match between Thailand and Laos in Singapore, government deputy …
SEA Games football: Laos no match for Thailand as Singapore dare to dreamYahoo Singapore News
Thailand: Elections in September 2016, at Earliestbenarnews
Thailand may hold new elections in September 2016: PMZee News
The Establishment Post -Shanghai Daily (subscription)
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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 4:29 am

May 27, 2015Between Two Worlds: Thailand’s Coup One Year On – The Asia Foundation – In Asia


The Asia Foundation – In Asia

May 27, 2015Between Two Worlds: Thailand's Coup One Year On
The Asia Foundation – In Asia
The first anniversary of Thailand's latest coup passed without ceremony or acknowledgment by the military-led National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), which assumed power following the ouster of the elected Pheu Thai government on May 22 last …

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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 12:11 am

Thibaut Courtois will miss Chelsea’s post-season tour in Thailand and … – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Thibaut Courtois will miss Chelsea's post-season tour in Thailand and
Daily Mail
Thibaut Courtois will be excused Chelsea's post-season friendlies in Thailand and Australia as he awaits the birth of his first child. Courtois will not join the tour and was absent from Tuesday's Player of the Year awards ceremony to be with his
Thibaut Courtois out of Chelsea's post-season tour as fatherhood awaitsThe Guardian

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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 11:58 pm

Thailand Mulls New US Aircraft Basing Request – The Diplomat


The Diplomat

Thailand Mulls New US Aircraft Basing Request
The Diplomat
The United States has asked Thailand for permission to use its airports — likely either Phuket or U-Tapao airports — as a temporary base for planes assigned to monitor the movement of thousands of migrants stranded in the sea. According to Thai

Posted on 27 May 2015 | 8:03 pm

Thailand revokes populust former PM Thaksin’s passports over comments it says … – National Post


National Post

Thailand revokes populust former PM Thaksin's passports over comments it says
National Post
Speaking to South Korea's Chosun Ilbo newspaper last week, Thaksin suggested that Thailand's Privy Council, which advises the nation's constitutional monarch, had engineered months of anti-government protests that culminated in a May 2014 coup.
Thailand Sentences 6 'Yellow Shirt' Protesters to 2 Years in PrisonVoice of America
Thailand's 'yellow shirt' leaders sentenced for 2008 protestThe National

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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 5:57 pm

Chelsea head for Thailand on tour as John Terry and Co continue title party on … – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Chelsea head for Thailand on tour as John Terry and Co continue title party on
Daily Mail
The Barclays Premier League season might be over, but Chelsea's title party is not finished yet, with the champions jetting off to Thailand on Wednesday afternoon for a 'celebration match'. The Blues will face a Thailand All-Stars team on Saturday
Twenty-three touch down in Thailand as Chelsea begin post-season tourWe Ain’t Got No History
Chelsea touch down in ThailandFox Sports Asia
Chelsea arrive in Thailand to very warm reception from localsSkySports
The Sport Review -Inside Futbol
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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 5:40 pm

Thailand, Japan sign bullet-train deal – Bangkok Post


Bangkok Post

Thailand, Japan sign bullet-train deal
Bangkok Post
Thailand and Japan on Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate on the possible introduction of Japan's shinkansen bullet-train technology into the kingdom. Transport Minister Prajin Juntong and his Japanese counterpart Akihiro …
Thailand sees Japan as a promising investmentAsiaOne
Thailand Approves $12 Billion Japan Railway SchemeJakarta Globe
Building of shinkansen in Thailand to be exploredTODAYonline
Reuters -GCR -The Star Online
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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 2:10 pm

Being Black in Thailand: We’re Treated Better Than Africans, and Boy Do We … – The Root


The Root

Being Black in Thailand: We're Treated Better Than Africans, and Boy Do We
The Root
But when the officer issued his request to Jane—a black woman he might have assumed was Ghanaian or Nigerian, living and working in Thailand—and she responded with her black American accent, he immediately switched gears and insisted that it …

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Posted on 26 May 2015 | 7:08 am

Thailand news, all the latest and breaking Thai news

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Malaysian police arrested in investigation over migrant mass grave

Two members of Malaysia’s police force arrested in connection with a series of mass graves containing migrants from Burma, as Dalai Lama urges Aung San Suu Kyi to speak out







Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:29 pm

Malaysian police arrested in investigation over migrant massacre

Two members of Malaysia’s police force arrested in connection with a series of mass graves containing migrants from Burma, as Dalai Lama urges Aung San Suu Kyi to speak out







Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:29 pm

Police find human ‘cages’ in camp run by human traffickers in Malaysian jungle

Makeshift jungle jails also had special ‘punishment cells’ where prisoners couldn’t stand up







Posted on 26 May 2015 | 3:46 pm

Malaysia migrant grave bodies ‘show signs of torture’

Many of the bodies found in 139 graves on human trafficking route on Thai border ‘showed signs of torture’ before being killed, says police chief







Posted on 25 May 2015 | 11:55 am

Former Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra banned from travelling abroad at start of trial

After she was ousted from office, the military staged a coup to remove her government and she is now accused of dereliction of duty and faces up to 10 years in prison







Posted on 19 May 2015 | 6:15 am

Australian couple make ‘insane’ claim for money raised to support baby left in Thailand

A charity which raised £120,000 to support Gammy – a baby born with Down’s syndrome and left with his birth mother in Thailand – says the birth father is claiming some of the money







Posted on 19 May 2015 | 6:02 am

British tourist dies in Thai swimming pool

Rachel Turner Brown from Wolverhampton drowned during an early-morning swim at the hotel swimming pool in Koh Chang







Posted on 18 May 2015 | 11:40 am

Hundreds of migrants rescued by Indonesian fishermen after countries refuse landing

Malaysian navy accused of dumping migrants onto a dangerously crowded boat as nations in south-east Asia ignore pleas to rescue asylum seekers







Posted on 15 May 2015 | 9:03 am

Burmese and Bangladeshi refugees stranded in Bay of Bengal

8,000 people are believed to be trapped at sea, afraid to make landfall in Thailand because of an official campaign against illegal immigration







Posted on 11 May 2015 | 7:13 pm

Supersized big fish: 17 record breaking rod snappers, in pictures

In pics: 17 record breaking rod snappers reeled in by anglers






Posted on 27 April 2015 | 10:35 am

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