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18 Jun 2013 : Once the Myanmar women finished applying tanaka powder on the cheeks of some young Turkish girls, they began to laugh among themselves at the new, unusual look. More boys and girls stood behind, waiting for their turn to get the new look. And still more were waiting in another line nearby to try on Mongolia's national costume.
EDUCATION Govt to merge 2,290 small schools
31 May 2013 : A least 2,290 small schools will be merged with larger ones, according to Education Ministry plans for managing schools with fewer than 60 students.
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16 Nov 2010 : Both "may" and "might" are words that have the same overall meaning: indicating that something is possible. As a result, this can generate the valid question of how and when to use each appropriately.
14 Nov 2010 : Until recently there was a big billboard on the side of the expressway going to Bang Na. ''Make your life better,'' it shouted out to motorists in stark Thai lettering. ''Buy our stainless steel products.''
11 Nov 2010 : A good education can make a difference in a child's life. It's also fundamental in preparing them to become effective members of society.
11 Nov 2010 : Have you ever wondered why geniuses were born in the same period and then disappeared from the face of the Earth pretty much at the same time?
02 Nov 2010 : Amid the light rain and soaring temperatures, high-school student delegates from around the world and local Thai students enthusiastically paint the walls that surround the compound of Father Ray Children's Village, located to the east of Pattaya city.
02 Nov 2010 : After 15 years of absence, "Coke Music Awards" (CMA) has returned with nearly 6,000 young applicants, who posted around 1,500 clips on the internet in the preliminary selection. Thai music gurus said the contest uncovers a considerable number of highly qualified young musicians. At the same time, they urged student-artists to establish their own unique styles to stay firmly in the industry.
02 Nov 2010 : Part of the problem is the lack of respect that vocational education receives around the world.
02 Nov 2010 : Early experiences form the foundation for healthy, intelligent and meaningful social interactions in life. All children have the right to be raised in a family and to have access to quality health care, good nutrition, education, play, and protection from harm, abuse and discrimination.
02 Nov 2010 : When I am teaching a class that extends over a number of months, perhaps with a break in the middle, I like to ask the students to undertake an extensive reading assignment.
02 Nov 2010 : A woman in front of me has her eyes and mouth wide open as if she has just seen a ghost. "What caused that reaction?" I thought. In a second, my jaw drops and I, too, have an astonished expression.