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Covid outbreak closes rubberwood factory in South

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: A rubberwood processing factory in Bang Khan district of this southern province has been ordered closed for 14 days until Aug 7 after 221 workers were found infected with Covid-19, the provincial communicable disease committee announced on Sunday.

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Covid outbreak closes rubberwood factory in South
11:45

India: on the frontline of climate change

NEW DELHI: Swathes of India are battling deadly floods and landslides after heavy monsoon rains, just the latest example of how the vast country is on the frontline of climate change.

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India: on the frontline of climate change
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Going electric: Carmakers make the switch

PARIS: Leading automakers have signalled their intention to scrap internal combustion engines by 2030 or cut back sharply on their production as the sector turns towards electric vehicles.

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Going electric: Carmakers make the switch
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Over 3,000 infected at Phetchabun chicken plant

PHETCHABUN: Covid-19 testing continued on workers at a chicken processing plant in Bung Sam Phan district of this northern province on Saturday, with 3,117 testing positive for the virus so far.

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Over 3,000 infected at Phetchabun chicken plant
10:45

East China battens down as Typhoon In-Fa approaches

NINGBO, China: Typhoon In-Fa lashed eastern China with high winds and heavy rain on Sunday as other parts of the country were still cleaning up following historic flooding.

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East China battens down as Typhoon In-Fa approaches
10:10

Almost half of Thais trust social media for Covid info: poll

Most Thais think doctors and other experts are the most reliable sources of information about the Covid-19 pandemic, but almost half trust social media, says Suan Dusit Poll.

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Infodemic
08:33

Panipak's golden dream comes true

Panipak Wongpattanakit has fulfilled her dream of becoming an Olympic champion in the Korean martial art at the Tokyo Games.

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Dream comes true
08:31

Record 15,335 new Covid cases, 129 deaths reported Sunday

The country had a record high of 15,335 new Covid-19 cases and 129 new fatalities over the past 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry reported on Sunday morning.

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Record 15,335 new Covid cases, 129 deaths reported Sunday
07:45

Festival-goers revel in return of live music at London's Kaleidoscope

LONDON: Nearly 10,000 music fans savoured new-found freedoms at London's Kaleidoscope Festival on Saturday.

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Festival-goers revel in return of live music at London's Kaleidoscope
07:00

Infections on upward curve, warns DDC

The number of new Covid-19 infections is on a steep upward curve, doubling or tripling weekly, the Department of Disease Control said.

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On upward curve
06:00

Next-day Covid-19 tests available via QueQ app

The Department of Disease Control (DDC) is allowing people to make an appointment for next-day Covid-19 tests at Dhupateme Royal Thai Air Force Sports Stadium using the QueQ app.

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Next-day Covid-19 tests available via QueQ app
05:00

Last call for elderly expats wanting jabs

The Consular Affairs Department has asked foreign residents aged 60 and over to register for Covid-19 vaccination quickly because authorities will move on to other groups soon.

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Last call for elderly expats
04:00

Panipak lands last-gasp golden kick

Taekwondo star Panipak Wongpattanakit became an Olympic champion in dramatic fashion with a last-gasp kick in the women's 49kg final at the Tokyo Games on Saturday.

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Last-gasp golden kick
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No 'one-size fits all' model suited for lockdowns, experts say

Thailand is struggling with soaring Covid-19 infections with more than 14,000 new cases a day. The Public Health Ministry has flagged a tougher lockdown like the one imposed by the Chinese government in Wuhan last year as it mulls how to tackle the fast-spreading Delta variant.

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No 'one-size fits all' model suited for lockdowns, experts say
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Chatchai-decha and Baison off to impressive start

Two Thai boxers in action on Saturday recorded impressive victories in their opening bouts at the Tokyo Olympics.

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Chatchai-decha and Baison off to impressive start
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Thai windsurfing duo Siripon and Natthaphong hope to tame winds

TOKYO: Thai windsurfers Siripon Kaewduang-ngam and Natthaphong Phonoppharat hope to spring a surprise at the Tokyo Games.

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Thai windsurfing duo Siripon and Natthaphong hope to tame winds
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Big protests mark global anger at Covid restrictions

PARIS: More than 100,000 people protested in Australia, France, Italy and Greece on Saturday, sparking clashes with police as they railed against Covid-19 measures and government sanctions against the unvaccinated aimed at prodding more people into getting jabs.

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Big protests mark global anger at Covid restrictions
24 Jul 2021

Panipak wins Thailand’s first gold medal

Panipak Wongpattanakit edged Spanish teenager Adriana Cerezo Iglesias to win Thailand’s first gold medal in the women's taekwondo in the 49kg category on Saturday.

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Pride of the nation
24 Jul 2021

Wild elephant revisits Hua Hin family

PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: A family was woken up late on Friday night by a familiar visitor — a jumbo who had broken into their kitchen a month ago in search of food.

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Wild elephant revisits Hua Hin family
24 Jul 2021

Vietnam reports record 7,968 Covid cases

More than two-thirds of the cases are in Ho Chi Minh City, the ministry said in a statement.

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Vietnam reports record 7,968 Covid cases