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  1. 31. news | 14 Jan 2015

    Leprosy infections fall, severity rises

    By Online Reporters

    » The number of new leprosy infections has fallen, but a higher proportion of new patients are showing severe symptoms, permanent secretary for health Narong Sahamethapat said on Wednesday.

  2. 32. news | 14 Jan 2015

    Surrogate 'dad' wants babies back

    Newspaper section: News

    » The lawyer for Mitsutoki Shigeta, a Japanese father of at least nine babies, has filed a lawsuit against the Social Development and Human Security Ministry for taking away his children, says Vichien Chaovalit, the minist...

  3. 33. news | 12 Jan 2015

    Don't reduce the EC to a rubber stamp, says Somsak

    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » The Election Commission (EC) should not be made a mere rubber stamp in tackling election fraud, says former deputy secretary-general Somsak Suriyamongkhon.

  4. 34. news | 08 Jan 2015

    DSI urged to renew phayung logs probe

    forestry

    By King-oua Laohong, Newspaper section: News

    » The secretary to a special royal guard has petitioned the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) to probe claims the 2nd Army chief has been negligent in suppressing phayung wood trafficking.  

  5. 35. news | 06 Jan 2015

    Road deaths, accidents down during New Year's holiday

    By Online Reporters

    » Road fatalities during the New Year’s holiday fell 7% from a year ago, with 341 killed in the “seven dangerous days,” Interior permanent secretary Wiboon Sanguanpong said.

  6. 36. news | 01 Jan 2015

    Huge task ahead for Asean Community

    SPECIAL REPORT

    By Prangthong Jitcharoenkul, Newspaper section: News

    » The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) has a huge task ahead as it pulls its member nations together to form the Asean Community by this time next year, says Foreign Ministry permanent secretary Sihasak Phuan...

  7. 37. news | 15 Dec 2014

    Strip bars and drugs uncovered in Philippine jail raid

    By AFP

    » MANILA - A raid on the Philippines' biggest jail on Monday uncovered drug lords "living like kings" in secret luxury cells with strip bars, sex dolls, a jacuzzi and methamphetamines, the justice secretary said.

  8. 38. news | 15 Dec 2014

    Strip bars, sex dolls found in Manila jail

    By AFP

    » A raid on the Philippines' biggest jail on Monday uncovered drug lords "living like kings" in secret luxury cells with strip bars, sex dolls, a jacuzzi and methamphetamines, the justice secretary said.

  9. 39. news | 14 Dec 2014

    Minimum wage kept on hold as living costs plateau

    By Penchan Charoensuthipan, Newspaper section: News

    » The daily minimum wage will remain unchanged at 300 baht for now, permanent secretary for labour Nakorn Silpa-archa said yesterday.

  10. 40. news | 12 Dec 2014

    Tutorial schools eyed for tax hit

    education

    By Lamphai Intathep, Newspaper section: News

    » Permanent secretary for education Suthasri Wongsamarn will hold talks with the Finance and Commerce ministries about taxing highly profitable tutorial schools.

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