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14:06

UK govt makes humiliating tax cut U-turn

LONDON: The government of British Prime Minister Liz Truss was forced on Monday into a humiliating U-turn, reversing plans to cut the highest rate of income tax that helped to spark a rebellion in her party and turmoil in financial markets.

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UK govt makes humiliating tax cut U-turn
13:45

In Ukraine's south, bicycles wait for their owners' return

ZELENODOLSK, Ukraine: Hundreds of abandoned bicycles in a small town near Ukraine's southern front line tell the many stories of their owners, who were forced to flee Russia's invasion.

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In Ukraine's south, bicycles wait for their owners' return
12:39

Cold season to arrive in late October

This year's cold season is expected to begin in the fourth week of October and last until late February with temperatures in the Bangkok area likely to drop as low as 15°C, and chillier elsewhere, the Meteorological Department said.

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Cold season to arrive in late October
12:17

Flooding expanding in central Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai's Muang district under water as rain pounds the North and the Ping River continues to rise - with levels approaching the severe floods of 2011.

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Flooding in the North
11:32

Swedish driver helped out of burning car

PHUKET: An injured Swedish driver was helped safely from his burning car after crashing into a roadside signpost in Thalang district on Sunday evening.

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Swedish driver helped out of burning car
10:45

Anger grows against Indonesia police over football stadium tragedy

MALANG, Indonesia: Anger against police mounted in Indonesia on Monday after at least 125 people were killed in one of the deadliest disasters in the history of football, when officers fired tear gas in a packed stadium, triggering a stampede.

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Anger grows against Indonesia police over football stadium tragedy
09:41

Russian falls prey to Pattaya transvestites

CHON BURI: A Russian tourist was stripped of a gold necklace by two overly friendly transvestites while strolling along Pattaya beach late on Sunday night.

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Russian falls prey to Pattaya transvestites
09:10

ERC preps rules for clean energy providers

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) is preparing to select companies qualified to sell "clean electricity" to the government.

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Rules for clean energy providers
08:45

At least 92 killed in Iran's Mahsa Amini protests: rights group

PARIS: At least 92 people have been killed as Iran has cracked down on women-led protests sparked by the death of Mahsa Amini after her arrest by the notorious morality police, the group Iran Human Rights said Sunday.

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At least 92 killed in Iran's Mahsa Amini protests: rights group
08:45

'Fans died in players' arms,' says coach at Indonesia football tragedy

MALANG, Indonesia: Chilean football coach Javier Roca on Sunday said "fans died in the arms of players" and claimed tear gas-firing police fatally "over-stepped" the mark in the Indonesian football tragedy which claimed at least 125 lives.

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'Fans died in players' arms,' says coach at Indonesia football tragedy
08:05

Firms told to champion sustainable growth

Sustainable growth, rather than maximum profit, should be the bottom line of businesses, according to Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, chairwoman of the board at Kasikornbank (KBank).

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Firms told to champion sustainable growth
07:38

Tourist spots 'need to be better connected'

More investment to improve connectivity in large cities such as Bangkok and Chiang Mai would help boost tourism development, a seminar was told.

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Tourist spots 'need to be better connected'
06:47

Caught in a vicious currency cycle

Big business wants intervention to slow the baht's decline, but much of the activity is driven by the US dollar and there are negative consequences to repeated interest rate hikes.

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Vicious cycle
06:23

Eco-farming 'to undo harm'

The rising demand for mass-produced food has led to biodiversity loss.

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Eco-farming 'to undo harm'
06:11

Key provinces to serve Covid early-warning role

The Public Health Ministry is to monitor the Covid-19 situation, with particular regard to eight provinces including Bangkok, where it will promote booster shots.

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05:31

Haaland, Foden hat-tricks as dazzling City humble United

MANCHESTER: Erling Haaland and Phil Foden scored hat-tricks to fire champions Manchester City to a rampant 6-3 thrashing of local rivals Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday.

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Haaland, Foden hat-tricks as dazzling City humble United
04:44

6m foreign visitors so far this year

More than 6 million internationals visited Thailand this year with a 90% surge last month alone when compared to average figures, according to officials.

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6m foreign  visitors so far this year
04:30

Dems face uphill battle

Even though the Election Commission's calendar says the general election will be held in May next year following the end of the House's term in late March, parties are already in campaign mode to win voters.

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Dems face uphill battle
04:30

Musk Unveils Tesla's Prototype of Humanoid Robot 'Optimus'

Elon Musk has showed off a new humanoid, part of the Tesla Inc. chief executive's effort to shape public perception of the company as more than an electric-vehicle maker.

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Musk Unveils Tesla's Prototype of Humanoid Robot 'Optimus'
2 Oct 2022

Ukraine says key eastern town 'cleared' of Russian troops

MYKOLAIVKA (UKRAINE) - Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky said Sunday that Lyman, a key town located in one of the four Ukrainian regions that Russia annexed, was "cleared" of Moscow's troops.

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Ukraine says key eastern town 'cleared' of Russian troops