28 Oct 2013 : Turkey will on Tuesday unveil the world's first sea tunnel connecting two continents, fulfilling a sultan's dream 150 years ago, but also fuelling recent anti-government sentiment for such mega projects.
28 Oct 2013 : An expedition to a remote part of northern Australia has uncovered three new vertebrate species isolated for millions of years, with scientists Monday calling the area a "lost world".
28 Oct 2013 : The Gold Traders Association this morning announced buying prices at 19,510.92 baht per baht-weight for gold ornaments and 19,800 baht per baht-weight for gold bar.
28 Oct 2013 : The Tourism Authority of Thailand has postponed its annual Loy Krathong celebrations in honour of the late Supreme Patriarch.
28 Oct 2013 : Three drug suspects were caught with more than 20kg of heroin and almost 2,000 speed pills in their possession in Bung Khong Long district of Bung Kan on Sunday.
28 Oct 2013 : Pope Francis welcomed news on Sunday that his Twitter account @pontifex had attracted more than 10 million followers.
28 Oct 2013 : American singer-songwriter Lou Reed, a pioneer who melded folk music's lyricism with punk rock's energy and darkness died Sunday of complications following liver surgery.
28 Oct 2013 : Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi finally became an honorary citizen of Rome Sunday, 19 years after the honour was awarded to her.
28 Oct 2013 : The Democrat Party is gearing up to grill the government on its rice-pledging scheme, saying the programme is still rife with graft.
28 Oct 2013 : The change of guard at the country's Sangha institution should provide a wake-up call for reforming the clergy, encouraging new generations of Thai monks to engage with modern society, a leading social critic says.