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  1. 101. news | 09 Jan 2015

    Malaysia activist convicted of sedition

    » KUALA LUMPUR — A Malaysian court on Friday convicted a political activist of sedition, the latest government critic found guilty under the controversial colonial-era law.

  2. 102. business | 08 Jan 2015

    Tourist arrivals fall 6.6% in 2014

    By dpa

    » The number of tourists visiting Thailand fell by 6.6% in 2014 from the previous year because of the kingdom's political tensions and a drop in the value of the Russian rouble, officials said Thursday.

  3. 103. news | 08 Jan 2015

    EC's Somchai says state can't run poll

    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » A member of the Election Commission (EC) yesterday slammed a proposal to hand the power to organise elections back to state agencies, saying the bureaucratic system was not strong enough to stand up against political int...

  4. 104. news | 08 Jan 2015

    Prayut asks children to stop their parents 'fighting reform'

    By Post Reporters, Newspaper section: News

    » Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday urged children to ask their parents to stop political conflicts.

  5. 105. opinion | 08 Jan 2015

    NGOs must prove their voice is relevant

    Local Concerns: Civil Society Movement

    By Achara Ashayagachat, Newspaper section: News

    » With national reform under way, 2015 should be a soul-searching period for non-governmental organisations (NGOs) on how they should readjust their roles amid rapid political and social changes.

  6. 106. news | 07 Jan 2015

    China Nobel winner praises Communist party

    By AFP

    » BEIJING - Chinese Nobel laureate Mo Yan has heaped praise on the ruling Communist party and its leader Xi Jinping in an interview likely to renew debate about his political stance.

  7. 107. business | 07 Jan 2015

    Asian shares stage tepid recovery

    By AFP

    » HONG KONG - Oil prices continued their downward spiral to fresh five-and-a-half-year lows Wednesday, leaving equity markets struggling to recover after a recent sell-off, while Greek political turmoil sent the euro skidd...

  8. 108. news | 07 Jan 2015

    Embassy warns Thais in Bangladesh

    By Prangthong Jitcharoenkul

    » The Royal Thai Embassy in Bangladesh has warned Thai citizens to exercise caution and avoid government offices and important venues in Dhaka and other major cities prone to political protests following violent clashes th...

  9. 109. news | 07 Jan 2015

    Nan villagers oppose mosque project

    By Online Reporters

    » Villagers in Nan province are opposing construction of an Islamic mosque in Phu Phiang district, fearing it could bring political and religious conflict seen in Thailand’s Muslim-dominated Far South.

  10. 110. news | 07 Jan 2015

    Hong Kong takes next step on political reform

    By AFP

    » Hong Kong Wednesday announced new proposals for how the city should choose its next leader but made clear that candidates would still be screened -- the key issue behind more than two months of mass protests.

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