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ISIS Beheads Kidnapped Photojournalist James Wright Foley in Horrific Video Message to the US

A video allegedly showing the beheading of American photojournalist James Wright Foley, who has been missing in Syria for 636 days, by the…

Drunk Thai driver kills cyclist in Japan

Drunk Thai driver kills cyclist in Japan

A car with three Thais hit two Japanese students on bicycles in Japan last week, killing one of them instantly and leaving the…

India urges peaceful settlement of disputes at South China Sea

India urges peaceful settlement of disputes at South China Sea

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 – As the tensions continue to grow over the disputes in the South China Sea, External Affairs Minister of…

Local Chinese Government Bars Hijabs, Long Beards and Other ‘Abnormal Appearances’ From Public Transport

Local Chinese Government Bars Hijabs, Long Beards and Other ‘Abnormal Appearances’ From Public Transport

The Karamay city government in China announced a ban on “abnormal” clothing and hairstyles associated with Muslims from public transport last week to…

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A Norwegian man who opened an illegal clinic in Pattaya without a medical license claimed that he used to be a doctor and worked for a football club…

Seven residents of Rayong province suffered nausea and eyes and nose irritation after an ice-making machine near their community exploded on Wednesday morning, sending out ammonia fumes. Police…

The Lobster Pot Restaurant in Walking Street South Pattaya was on fire due to the buildup of oil on an extractor hood. A security guard tried to extinguish…

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Line Thailand pulls controversial Buddha ‘stickers’

Line Thailand pulls controversial Buddha ‘stickers’

Line Thailand, which operates the country’s most-popular mobile-messaging app, Thursday pulled three sets of “stickers” portraying images of Lord Buddha in “inappropriate” poses following online complaints. Read more:…

Malaysian Government Threatens to Block Facebook Over “Abuse” Reports

Malaysian Government Threatens to Block Facebook Over “Abuse” Reports

Posted 13 August 2014 15:01 GMT – The Malaysian government is studying a proposal to ban Facebook in response to the rising number of alleged abuses of the…

US scientists create prototype of autonomous origami-inspired robot

US scientists create prototype of autonomous origami-inspired robot

A research team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering has developed a robot that assembles itself within four…

China Tightens Its Control of Popular Messaging App WeChat With Real-Name Registration

China Tightens Its Control of Popular Messaging App WeChat With Real-Name Registration

Published on 8 August 2014 – China’s Internet authority has issued a new rule requiring all messaging app companies to set up real-name registration for users, an effort…

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Thai army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha’s ballad (Video)

Army General Prayuth Chan-ocha, head of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), woos Thailand with a ballad that has been viewed almost 200,000…

New Year in Thailand: water battles with elephants (Video)

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Grenade in the heart of Bangkok, two dead (Video)

Protest leader Suthep performing Gangnam style funny video

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One man missing in Nan flash flood

One man missing in Nan flash flood

NAN, Aug 20 – Forest runoff late Tuesday night in the northern province of Nan has…

4.1-magnitude quake rattles Chiang Rai

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Prachuap Khiri Khan: Wild elephant electrocuted

Prachuap Khiri Khan: Wild elephant electrocuted

An orchard owner has been charged after a wild elephant was killed by exposed live wires…

Thai Lion Air co-pilot faints, dies

German Bar Owner Murdered On Koh Samui Island

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