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3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

38 hurt in Saraburi bus accident

Thirty-eight people were hurt when a coach skidded and landed on its side on the shoulder of a road in Kaeng Khoi, Saraburi province, on Tuesday.

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7 hrs ago | Mental Help Net

Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Poor Bone Health

People with sleep apnea, a common sleep disorder, may be at increased risk for the bone-thinning disease osteoporosis, especially women and older people, a new study suggests.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health, Taiwan, World News

12 hrs ago | Suria

Continuing Education & Training campuses to be fully operational by H2 2014

SINGAPORE: The two national Continuing Education and Training campuses will be fully operational by the second half of this year, where they will be able to train some 50,000 workers annually.

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16 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Beach fun in different styles

Foreign tourists stay on Rin beach on Koh Phangan from Monday morning to noon the next day for the full-moon party.

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20 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Cambodia earns $2.5bn from tourism

Cambodia earned US$2.5 billion from the tourism sector last year, a senior government official said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Southland Times

Fallen soldier's guitar stolen

Private Leonard Manning was killed in an ambush in East Timor in July 2000 during service with the New Zealand Army.

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Bangkok Post

Big push for content creativity

While other goods are bracing for lower exports and weakened consumption at home due to the political crisis, Thailand's digital content industry remains intact and on course to strong growth.

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Related Topix: The National, Entertainment, Television, World News, Thailand

The New Zealand Herald

Hijacked airman's family still suffering 37 years after crash

The daughter of the pilot killed in what, until Flight 370, was Malaysia's deadliest aviation crash talks to Phil Taylor about living with the disaster.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

The China Post

Su, Hsieh exit DPP chair election

Democratic Progressive Party Chairman Su Tseng-chang and former Premier Frank Hsieh both announced their withdrawal from the looming chairman elections yesterday, leaving only one candidate in the race.

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Suria

37% of foreign domestic workers get...

More than one in three or 37 per cent of foreign domestic workers enjoy a weekly rest day.

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Iol.co.za

Many Malaysians distrust government on MH370

More than half of Malaysians believe their government is hiding information about missing Flight MH370, according to survey results released by a news portal on Monday.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sun Apr 13, 2014

MindaNews

Catholic bishops, educators vow to strengthen peacebuilding efforts in Mindanao

Catholic bishops and educators vowed to strengthen the role of the Catholic Church "in the promotion of lasting peace in Mindanao" as they welcomed the March 27 signing of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro between the Philippine government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front both as a source of optimism and as a "greater challenge to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Philippines, World News, Gloria Macapagal-arroyo

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Firms boost spending on cybersecurity, forensics [Bangkok Post, Thailand :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 14--Cybersecurity analytics and computer forensics are the two hot IT security technologies in 2014, driven by a combination of growing data volume and increasing system complexity, says a local computer security distributor.

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The China Post

Fastener Taiwan brings big talent and eyes big money

This event ranks as the second largest fastener show in Asia and the third largest in the world.

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Bangkok Post

23 injured in Trang bus accident

Twenty-three passengers were injured when a Bangkok-Trang tour bus overturned in Huay Yod district of Trang province on Sunday morning, police said.

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Yahoo!

Abu Sayyaf extremist killed in new Philippines clashes

A Muslim extremist has been killed in fighting between soldiers and Abu Sayyaf rebels in the southern Philippines, a day after 12 people died in a similar shootout, the military said Sunday.

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The Age

Way cleared for top presidential candidate

New coalition deal: Jakarta governor and presidential candidate from the Indonesian Democratic Party-Struggle party, Joko Widodo, and his wife Iriana cast their ballot.

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WTOP-FM Washington

'Running priest' in Philippines campaigns for poor

As the band of protesters approached a red stoplight, a cry went up from the priest leading them: "Run! Run! Run!" Father Robert Reyes jogged out into the clogged Manila street, raising his hand to the traffic -- a small act of disobedience in a life punctuated with them.

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Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Activism, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Gloria Macapagal-arroyo

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Bangkok Post

18 injured in Phitsanulok bus accident

Eighteen people were injured when a Khon Kaen - Chiang Mai tour bus skidded off the road and rammed into the foot of a roadside mountain in Nakhon Thai district of Phitsanulok province early on Sunday.

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Daily Star

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He had taken us to buy them and the other fresh ingredients for our cookery class on a 7am trip to Laem Din market on Koh Samui.

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