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Reward for low-ranking do-gooders from Bangkok governor

ฺฺBangkok Governor Chadchart Sittipunt thanked low-ranking staff on Sunday for their good work that helped City Hall connect with residents in the capital.

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Reward for low-ranking do-gooders from Bangkok governor
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Hong Kong lawmaker tests Covid positive after photo with Xi

A Hong Kong lawmaker who posed for a group photo with Chinese President Xi Jinping during the leader's visit to the financial hub this week confirmed Sunday he has since tested positive for coronavirus.

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Hong Kong lawmaker tests Covid positive after photo with Xi
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Ko Phangan upbeat after being ranked No 1 destination for 'workation'

SURAT THANI: Ko Phangan, an island district of this southern province, has been ranked the No 1 destination for people seeking a workation (work + vacation) in a recent survey by William Russell, a website which offers health insurance, life insurance, and income protection plans for people living and working abroad.

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Ko Phangan upbeat after being ranked No 1 destination for 'workation'
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Ratchanok wins, mixed doubles pair lose at Malaysia Open

Ratchanok Intanon returned to winning ways for the first time in more than two years after upsetting Chen Yu Fei in straight sets on Sunday at the Malaysia Open in Kuala Lumpur.

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Ratchanok wins, mixed doubles pair lose at Malaysia Open
15:23

Battle rages for Ukraine city, Belarus says downed missiles

Fighting raged as Russian troops intensified their offensive in parts of the hard-fought Ukrainian city of Lysychansk on Sunday, after Belarus announced its military had intercepted missiles fired by Kyiv's forces.

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Man rushed to hospital after smoking marijuana in Pattaya

PATTAYA, Chon Buri: A man was rushed to Pattaya City Hospital for emergency treatment for breathing difficulties after smoking marijuana on Pattaya beach late on Saturday night, police said.

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Man rushed to hospital after smoking marijuana in Pattaya
13:23

US-led Pacific naval drill launched amid rising China tensions

A major multinational naval exercise led by the US Navy has been launched in the Pacific with 25 other nations participating amid growing US-China tensions.

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US-led Pacific naval drill launched amid rising China tensions
13:00

CBD takes root in Japan as govt mulls easing laws

From ingestible oils and gummies to skin lotions and makeup, products made from cannabidiol, an extract of the cannabis plant devoid of its psychoactive properties, are rapidly gaining popularity in Japan.

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CBD takes root in Japan as govt mulls easing laws
11:55

1 killed in shooting after brawl in Nakhon Phanom

NAKHON PHANOM: A member of an illegal money-lending gang was killed in a shooting that occurred early on Sunday morning in That Phanom district of this northeastern border province, police said.

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1 killed in shooting after brawl in Nakhon Phanom
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2 motorcyclists killed in Hat Yai accidents

SONGKHLA: Two motorcyclists, one of them a woman GrabBike taxi driver, were killed in two separate accidents in Hat Yai district in the small hours on Sunday, police said.

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2 motorcyclists killed in Hat Yai accidents
09:56

Majority agree with designation of Bangkok protest sites: poll

A large majority of people agree with the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA)'s designation of seven protest sites - some with confidence that the city administration would be able to effectively keep protesters in designated areas, according to the result of an opinion survey by the National Institute of Development Administration, or Nida Poll.

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Majority agree with designation of Bangkok protest sites: poll
08:45

US funds software for Russians to slip past censors

SAN FRANCISCO: A US-backed campaign is giving Russians access to anti-censor software to dodge Moscow's crackdown on dissent against its invasion of Ukraine, involved groups told AFP.

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US funds software for Russians to slip past censors
08:19

2,328 new Covid cases, 19 more deaths

Sunday Covid bulletin: 2,328 more Covid-19 cases and 19 new fatalities during the previous 24 hours, as the number of patients in serious condition remained high.

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06:50

Thai spikers lose to Brazil in FIVB final week

The Thai women's volleyball team lost 3-1 to Brazil on Saturday as they will wrap up the final week of the FIVB Women's Nations League in Sofia, Bulgaria, on Sunday.

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Thai spikers lose to Brazil in FIVB final week
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PM 'upbeat' over tourist numbers

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is upbeat after hearing the kingdom is expected to welcome over 9 million inbound international visitors and generate 1.27 trillion baht by the end of the year, said government spokesman Thanakorn Wangboonkongchana.

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'Upbeat' over tourist numbers
05:00

Subvariants set to become dominant

The Centre for Medical Genomics (CMG) at Ramathibodi Hospital has predicted the more transmissible BA.4 and BA.5 Omicron subvariants are likely to become dominant strains in Thailand next month.

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Mitigating dissent risks

The designation of seven protest sites by City Hall has been met with a cautious welcome from academics, politicians and protest leaders who agreed it should not stop rallies spilling to other parts of the capital.

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Mitigating dissent risks
2 Jul 2022

Top billionaires $1.4 trillion poorer

Elon Musk’s fortune plunged almost US$62 billion. Jeff Bezos saw his wealth tumble by about $63 billion. Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth was slashed by more than half.

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Top billionaires $1.4 trillion poorer
2 Jul 2022

At least 25 dead in Indian landslide

The search for survivors buried under a landslide in northeastern India entered its third day on Saturday with 25 bodies pulled from the rubble and nearly 40 people still missing.

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At least 25 dead in Indian landslide
2 Jul 2022

Ratchanok and doubles duo make KL finals

KUALA LUMPUR: Ratchanok Intanon and the mixed doubles pair of Dechapol Puavaranukroh and Sapsiree Taerattanachai have battled through to the finals of the Malaysia Open badminton tournament, continuing Thailand’s strong run of form.

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Ratchanok and doubles duo make KL finals