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  1. Hongkongers have seven million reasons to buy a home abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    ... balmy climes of Southeast Asia are more to your taste, take a look at a four-bedroom resort-style home in Phuket, Thailand, where the 30 million baht (HK$7.2 million) price taf includes membership in an exclusive golf club. Closer to home, you could ...

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  2. Uber Was Hacked Last MayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    ... Damon Poeter got his start in journalism working for the English-language daily newspaper The Nation in Bangkok, Thailand. He covered everything from local news to sports and entertainment before settling on technology in the mid-2000s. Prior to ...

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  3. Three Thai cities in finals of Earth Hour City ChallengeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Nation

    SONGKHLA'S Hat Yai, Khon Kaen's Khon Kaen municipality and Tambon Mapammarit municipality in Chumpon's Pathio district are among 44 cities from 16 countries that have made it to the final of the Earth Hour City Challenge 2015. The International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives and the World Wildlife Federation will announce the winners at the ICLEI World Congress in Seoul from April 8-12.

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  4. Property man Boontham held over lese majesteRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Nation

    Property businessman Boontham Boonthepprathan, who was taken into police custody on Friday over alleged crimes of lese majeste during land deals in Nakhon Ratchasima's Pak Chong district, will remain at the Bangkok Remand Prison. The Criminal Court yesterday denied the 65-year-old businessman release on bail on grounds that he was a flight risk, despite his relatives applying with Bt3 million in cash.

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  5. The nine who hold the key to Yingluck's futureRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Nation

    NINE Supreme Court judges will hear the case involving former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra over her government's controversial rice-pledging scheme. They must decide by March 19 whether it will go to trial.

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  6. A Real, Working Hyperloop Planned for CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    ... Damon Poeter got his start in journalism working for the English-language daily newspaper The Nation in Bangkok, Thailand. He covered everything from local news to sports and entertainment before settling on technology in the mid-2000s. Prior to ...

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  7. Martial arts vacations see rise in bookingsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... fees." CSMAE: "Take for instance the One Month Beginner's Muay Thai Training in Chiang Mai at the P.Silaphai Gym in Thailand. The current cost on the site is as low as $369.00 USD per person. So, my understanding is that the customer reserves his or ...

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  8. Thai temple 'pissed off' by tourists from ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Star Online

    A famous temple in northern Thailand will build separate toilets for Thais and other non-Chinese tourists after Chinese tourists apparently made lavatories unusable for others, German news agency DPA reported on Saturday. -- PHOTO: ELAINE NG CHIN CHIN.

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  9. 139kg of pot left near MekongRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... inside. The drugs, priced at 3,000 baht a kilogramme in Laos, could fetch up to 8,000 baht a kilogramme in Thailand, said authorities. Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent ...

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  10. Dhammachayo decision faces reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Phra Dhammachayo walks through police security after hours of questioning at Wat Chanasongkram in relation to embezzlement charges on Aug 25, 1999. An official with the Office of the Attorney General plans to look into the reasons why several legal cases against Wat Phra Dhammakaya abbot Phra Dhammachayo were withdrawn in 2006.

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  11. Heart-warming video shows three-legged elephant being fitted with...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    A three-limbed elephant was given a new lease of life when it was fitted with a brand new prosthetic leg in Thailand. The MaeYao National Reserve in Lampang, who claim to have built the world's first elephant hospital, has attached five prosthetic limbs to Mosha since her arrival.

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  12. PHOTOS: Three Gay Men Get Married in World's First Trio Same-s*x MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Meet the world's first married gay threesome who have tied the knot in the world's first three-way same-s*x marriage in Uthai Thani Province, Thailand. Three gay men Joke, 29, Bell, 21 and Art, 26, have become internet sensation after they got married on Valentine's Day this year and now are thought to be the world's only wedded male threesome.

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  13. Gueco: March QuietudeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Unluckily, he died on December 10, 1968. He was accidentally electrocuted while taking a shower in Bangkok, Thailand after giving a talk to fellow priests and nuns in the East. Yes! Even today in this 21st century, the message of Father Merton is ...

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  14. 10kg of heroin seized after firefightRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Rangers examine the body of a drug caravan member killed after a clash along the Thai-Myanmar border in Chiang Mai on Friday. A member of a drug caravan was killed and 10 kilogrammes of heroin seized in a clash with army rangers along the Thai-Myanmar border in Chiang Mai on Friday.

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  15. Australian CEO, 34, identified as man killed in Phuket motorcycle...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... wearing a helmet and suffered fatal head injuries The identity of an Australian man killed in a motorcycle smash in Thailand has been confirmed by his colleagues as Bitcoin entrepreneur Adam Tepper. The 34-year-old wasn't wearing a helmet when he ...

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  16. Bomb precedes army chief in YalaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    A buried bomb was detonated in Raman district of Yala province on Saturday morning before the army chief's delegation arrived. The bomb stuffed in a cooking gas cylinder exploded on a road in Ban Basa Bayoh village of Kalor sub-district at about 8am.

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  17. Thai temple to build separate toilets for non-Chinese visitors after complaints: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    A famous temple in northern Thailand will build separate toilets for Thais and other non-Chinese tourists after Chinese tourists apparently made lavatories unusable for others, German news agency DPA reported on Saturday. Wat Rong Khun, better known as the White Temple, in Chiang Rai will add the new toilets as a solution to complaints about alleged grossly inconsiderate behaviour by Chinese tourists, temple officials said according to DPA.

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  18. Aussie Bitcoin CEO killed in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    A MELBOURNE man, who is the CEO of an Australian Bitcoin market company, has been killed in Thailand in a motorcycle crash. IMAGINE your iPhone without apps.

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  19. Australian killed in Thailand identified as Independent Reserve CEORead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    Australian businessman Adam Tepper has been named as the person who died in a motorcycle crash in Thailand last week. The 34-old-year, from Langwarrin in Melbourne's south-east, suffered fatal head injuries on Wednesday night when the bike he was riding smashed into a parked trailer, according to Thai media reports.

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  20. Temple plans non-Chinese toiletsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Wat Rong Khun, better known as the White Temple, is one of Chiang Rai's most famous tourist attractions. One of northern Thailand's most famous temples plans to build separate toilets for Thais and other non-Chinese tourists, officials confirmed on Saturday.

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