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  • Two tech college students murdered

    15 Jan 2015 : Two 16-year-old first-year students at Pathum Thani Technology College were shot dead while wearing their school uniforms in Thanyaburi district on Thursday morning, police said.

  • SET rose 2.54 to 1,525.78 at noon

    15 Jan 2015 : The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went up 2.54 points or 0.17% to close at 1,525.78 points at the end of trading session this morning. The trade value was 16.34 billion baht, with 4.58 billion shares traded.

  • Border rows loom over ministers' meet

    15 Jan 2015 : Foreign Minister Tanasak Patimapragorn meets his Cambodian counterpart today in Siem Reap, but it remains unclear whether the long-scheduled session will address Thailand’s recent troop build-up near the disputed Preah Vihear temple or the alleged burning murder by Thai soldiers of two Khmer alleged smugglers.

  • Big drug haul in Chiang Rai

    15 Jan 2015 : A man was arrested with 1 million methamphetamine pills and 18kg of crystal methamphetamine, or ice, in the car park of the provincial hospital in Muang district of Chiang Rai on Wednesday afternoon.

  • Woman dies in fireworks explosion

    15 Jan 2015 : A 50-year-old woman was killed and several other workers injured in an explosion at a small fireworks factory under construction in Suphan Buri province on Thursday morning.

  • Sona, Salamander kill Thai oil, gas deal

    15 Jan 2015 : Malaysia’s Sona Petroleum Bhd abandoned its plan to buy a stake in two Thai oil and gas blocks, as companies reset how they value energy assets in the wake of a plunge in crude prices.

  • Prawit seeks VN's support, cooperation

    15 Jan 2015 : Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Songsuwon has sought Vietnam's support for Thailand to sit as a non-permanent member on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) during 2017-2018. defence spokesman Kongcheep Tantravanich said on Thursday.

  • Nonthaburi councillor shot, wounded

    15 Jan 2015 : A well-known Nonthaburi provincial councillor was seriously wounded by a gunman in the province’s Bang Bua Thong district on Wednesday night.

  • Plastic in McNugget not from Thai plant

    15 Jan 2015 : TOKYO — The operator of McDonald's in Japan and Cargill Inc have not discovered any link between a Cargill-owned plant in Thailand and a strip of plastic found in a chicken nugget this month that sparked uproar over product safety at the fast-food chain.

  • Vietnam freighter sinks fishing boat

    15 Jan 2015 : PHUKET — Marine-crime officers are currently investigating an incident involving the Vietnamese-registered cargo ship Phuong Nam 69 after it allegedly ran over a local fishing boat in the sea off Phuket, sinking it.

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