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Canned tuna from Thailand under scrutiny after four poisoned in Australia – The Nation


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Canned tuna from Thailand under scrutiny after four poisoned in Australia
The Nation
Four people in Sydney are suffering from suspected fish poisoning after eating sandwiches made with tuna imported from Thailand, agencies reported yesterday. The four had eaten at the same cafe. Health authorities said the tuna was suspected to have …
Tuna From Thailand Could Be Cause Of Food Poisoning At A Cafe In SydneyInternational Business Times AU

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Posted on 28 February 2015 | 5:04 pm

Lewis clings to lead in Thailand – Fox News


TSN

Lewis clings to lead in Thailand
Fox News
Chonburi, Thailand (SportsNetwork.com) – Stacy Lewis struggled to a 1-over 73 in the third round Saturday, but she remained atop the leaderboard at the Honda LPGA Thailand. Lewis ended 54 holes at 13-under-par 203. She will go for her 12th LPGA Tour …
Stacy Lewis in control by 3 at Honda LPGA ThailandYahoo Sports (blog)
Lewis Leads LPGA Thailand by 1 After Round 3ABC News
Lewis pulls ahead at LPGA Thailand with second-round 64CBSSports.com

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Posted on 28 February 2015 | 10:34 am

Australian killed in Thailand identified as Independent Reserve CEO – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Australian killed in Thailand identified as Independent Reserve CEO
Sydney Morning Herald
Australian businessman Adam Tepper has been named as the person who died in a motorcycle crash in Thailand last week. Mr Tepper was the CEO of Independent Reserve, a company that facilitates the trade of popular virtual currency Bitcoin.
Adam Tepper, Bitcoin trader and CEO of Independent Reserve, killed in ABC Online
Aussie Bitcoin CEO killed in ThailandNEWS.com.au
Australian Bitcoin whiz dies in Thailand9news.com.au
Yahoo!7 News -International Business Times UK
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Posted on 28 February 2015 | 9:39 am

Australian killed in Thailand identified as Bitcoin CEO: reports – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Australian killed in Thailand identified as Bitcoin CEO: reports
Sydney Morning Herald
submit to reddit · Email article · Print · Reprints & permissions. Killed while on holiday in Thailand: Adam Tepper. An Australian man killed in Thailand in a motorbike crash has been identified as Adam Tepper, the CEO of Bitcoin, media outlets are

Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:40 am

Thailand is fully committed to democracy – Washington Post


Thailand is fully committed to democracy
Washington Post
The Feb. 20 editorial “Thailand's rule by force” grossly misrepresented the situation in the country. Thailand has not wavered in its commitment to democracy. Progress is being made, and the new constitution's drafting and consultation process must, by

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Posted on 27 February 2015 | 10:45 pm

Parents of former Thailand princess arrested for defamation of royal family – JURIST


JURIST

Parents of former Thailand princess arrested for defamation of royal family
JURIST
[JURIST] The parents Thailand's former crown princess Srirasmi Suwadee were arrested Friday after confessing to defamation of the royal family in violation of the nation's lese majeste law [BBC report]. The law, which criminalizes defamation to protect
Parents of Thailand's former crown princess confess to insulting monarchyThe Straits Times
Former in-laws of Thai crown prince confess to insulting monarchyMalay Mail Online
Parents of former Thai princess confess to insulting monarchyThe Rakyat Post

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Posted on 27 February 2015 | 8:25 pm

After Indonesia retreat, GM retrenches in Thailand too – Fortune


Fortune

After Indonesia retreat, GM retrenches in Thailand too
Fortune
A day after announcing it is to stop making GM-branded cars in Indonesia, General Motors GM -0.92% said Friday it would cease production of its Chevrolet Sonic in Thailand by the middle of this year. While GM will still sell cars like the Cruze sedan
GM shrinks in Indonesia, Thailand in new SE Asia overhaulDetroit Free Press
GM retrenches in Thailand after Indonesia retreatAutomotive News

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Posted on 27 February 2015 | 1:36 pm

Stacy Lewis sizzles with a 64 – ESPN


ESPN

Stacy Lewis sizzles with a 64
ESPN
Four players were another three shots back at 8 under: Germany's Caroline Masson, South Koreans Jenny Shin and Mirim Lee, and Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn. Former world No. 1 and two-time champion Yani Tseng of Taiwan, an overnight leader with …

Posted on 27 February 2015 | 12:06 pm

Tourist cleans Thailand streets out of love – CNN


CNN

Tourist cleans Thailand streets out of love
CNN
Peter Rudi Festerling, a 55-year-old professional janitor from Berlin, spends most of his vacation time in Udon Thani in northeastern Thailand doing what he does at home. Spiffing up the joint. Festerling was recently caught in action washing phone

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Posted on 26 February 2015 | 11:58 pm

British tourist plummets to death from 36th-floor Thailand apartment – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

British tourist plummets to death from 36th-floor Thailand apartment
Daily Mail
John Westgarth, a friend of Mr Knotts, revealed how the 49-year-old loved Thailand so much he had become 'addicted' and would go several times a year. This time he had gone to the country to see a girlfriend he had met previously and had emailed to say …
Blaydon man fell 300ft to his death from the 36th storey of Thailand apartment ChronicleLive

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Posted on 25 February 2015 | 5:36 pm

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Thailand jails two students for insulting monarchy in college play

Dozens protests sentencing under Thailand’s strict lese-majeste law, which makes it a crime to defame, insult or threaten the royal family






Posted on 23 February 2015 | 9:41 am

Thailand bans surrogacy for foreigners in bid to end ‘rent-a-womb’ tourism

Thailand was rocked by several surrogacy scandals last year, including allegations that an Australian couple had abandoned their Down syndrome baby with his Thai birth mother






Posted on 20 February 2015 | 10:28 am

Thai ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra to be indicted over rice subsidy

Thailand’s attorney general has pressed criminal charges against former leader for negligence related to her government’s money-losing rice subsidy scheme






Posted on 19 February 2015 | 4:35 am

Brighton College to open outpost in Bangkok

One of the UK’s top independent schools plans will bring a taste of British education to Thailand






Posted on 10 February 2015 | 10:34 am

Watch: Skydivers have near miss with plane’s propellers

Watch the moment a skydive almost goes terribly wrong when the plane nearly hits the instructor and his passenger in Thailand






Posted on 9 February 2015 | 7:27 am

Meet Gluta, possibly the happiest dog in the world, in pics

Rescued street dog overcomes multiple illnesses to become internet sensation






Posted on 4 February 2015 | 6:02 am

Watch: Elephants charge tourists’ car in Thailand

Watch the dramatic moment that an elephant charges at a car full of tourists in Thailand to protect its family






Posted on 28 January 2015 | 3:34 pm

Thailand’s Junta-stacked parliament impeaches former PM Yingluck

Former Thai premier Yingluck Shinawatra banned from politics for five years and faces separate criminal corruption charge over her controversial rice subsidy scheme






Posted on 23 January 2015 | 2:57 am

Ousted Thai PM Yingluck to face criminal charge in Supreme Court

Former Thai premier Yingluck Shinawatra will be indicted on a criminal corruption charge over her controversial rice subsidy scheme






Posted on 23 January 2015 | 2:57 am

Third young British backpacker dies on Thai island of Koh Tao

Online tributes flood in for Christina Annesley who died in the same place where Brit tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller were murdered






Posted on 22 January 2015 | 3:07 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