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Four rallies go ahead despite new ban

Tensions high at the last of four political rallies staged in Bangkok on Saturday despite a fresh announcement by authorities banning gatherings.

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Protests proliferate
19:40

Three men caught for murder in Surat Thani

Three gang members who allegedly shot dead a 46-year-old man in Surat Thani over a drug conflict were caught in Nakhon Si Thammarat on Saturday.

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Three men caught for murder in Surat Thani
16:54

AirAsia aims to launch 'flying taxis'

KUALA LUMPUR: The regional budget airline AirAsia is seeking to launch an app-powered flying-taxi business as soon as next year, according to co-founder and chief executive Tony Fernandes.

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AirAsia aims to launch 'flying taxis'
16:32

Gold shop robbery suspect takes own life

A man being hunted for the one-million-baht robbery of a gold shop in Ratchaburi reportedly shot himself to death at a resort in Phetchaburi on Saturday.

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Gold shop robbery suspect takes own life
15:46

Grave of slain protester disturbed in Myanmar

Residents say authorities in Myanmar removed the body of a slain protester from a grave, apparently in an attempt to debunk claims she had been shot dead.

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Troubling claim
15:11

Monk killed after being struck by pickup

PRACHIN BURI: A 59-year-old Buddhist monk was killed after a pickup truck struck him while he was crossing the road to collect alms in Sri Maha Phot district on Saturday morning.

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Monk killed after being struck by pickup
14:37

33 Myanmar migrants found in forest

KANCHANABURI: Thirty-three Myanmar migrants, including nine Rohingya hoping to get to Malaysia, were rounded up overnight after they crossed the border illegally in Sangkhla Buri district.

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33 Myanmar migrants found in forest
14:15

Thailand downgraded to 'not free' in global survey

Thailand has been downgraded — again — to “not free” from “partly free” in the latest global rankings by Freedom House, a US-based democracy advocacy group.

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'Not free'
12:27

64 new Covid-19 cases

Sixty-four Covid-19 cases — 54 local infections and 10 imported — reported on Saturday, raising the total to 26,305 with no new deaths.

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+64 cases
11:00

Karen forest dwellers nabbed

Ten Karen villagers who returned to their land at Bang Kloi-Jai Paen Din inside Phetchaburi's Kaeng Krachan National Park have been arrested, according to a human rights lawyer.

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10:00

Elderly depression 'on rise'

Elderly people tend to take their own lives after they have lost self-respect, said Dr Sirinthorn Chansirikarn, a professor in geriatric medicine at Mahidol University's Ramathibodi Hospital.

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Elderly depression 'on rise'
09:44

Akara Resources to face DSI probe over alleged proxy use

The Department of Special Investigation (DSI) will investigate Akara Resources Plc -- a gold mining company operating in the northeastern region -- after it was accused of using proxy shareholders by a civic group.

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09:00

Department sources 56,000 positions to help out jobless

The Department of Employment has sourced 56,138 full-time job vacancies to help the unemployed.

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08:22

Chapel, pagoda won't be razed for rail line

The Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA) on Friday came out to assure that the 237-year-old chapel and pagoda on the grounds of Wat Iam Woranuch in Bangkok's Phra Nakhon district will not be demolished by the Purple Line rail project.

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Chapel, pagoda won't be razed for rail line
08:04

Former Unctad chief makes case for debt spending

Thailand should implement fiscal stimulus to overcome the Covid-19 crisis, says Supachai Panitchpakdi.

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Making case for debt spending
08:00

Fuel tariff kept steady as oil prices increase

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has resolved to maintain the fuel tariff (Ft) at an average of -0.1532 baht per kilowatt-hour (unit) to control monthly power bills this year as the global oil price is on an uptrend.

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07:33

BG bid for unbeaten T1 season

Newly-crowned Thai League 1 winners BG Pathum United will continue their bid for an undefeated season when they host dethroned champions Chiang Rai United on Sunday.

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BG bid for unbeaten T1 season
07:00

Ministry working on third phase of co-payment subsidy

The Finance Ministry is in the process of designing the third phase of the co-payment subsidy scheme to maintain economic recovery momentum.

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06:33

Phuket reopening up for discussion

The plan to open Phuket to international travellers on Oct 1 must win public consensus to avoid the snags of the previous Phuket model.

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06:00

Navy adds Peta award to kitty after ocean rescue mission

The navy has received an award from a leading animal rights group for rescuing cats from a sinking ship in the Andaman sea in Satun province.

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Award-winning mission