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    • Rain continues to pound capital

      Sep 24, 2018 | 01:29 am

      The stormy weather will continue in Bangkok at least until Thursday, with downpours also forecast for some areas in the northern and northeastern regions, the Meteorological Department said on Monday.

    • Prayut declares he is interested in entering politics

      Sep 24, 2018 | 01:26 am

      Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has finally admitted he is interested in entering the political fray, after previously keeping mum about his political ambitions.

    • Singapore watchdog fines Grab, Uber $9.5m over merger

      Sep 24, 2018 | 01:14 am

      SINGAPORE: Singapore's anti-trust watchdog fined ride-hailing firms Grab and Uber a combined S$13 million (309 million baht) over their merger deal, and ordered Uber to sell vehicles from its local leasing business to any rival that makes a reasonable offer.

    • Trump's latest tariffs on China begin to bite

      Sep 24, 2018 | 00:45 am

      WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump's latest round of punitive tariffs on China took effect on Monday, adding $200 billion in Chinese imports to the escalating trade war that is clouding the global economic horizon.

    • Spray-can satire creates headache for junta

      Sep 24, 2018 | 00:42 am

      Thailand's junta chief caricatured as a "lucky cat" with a paw raised to rake in money, or his face crossed out by a thick, red line -- daring graffiti is cropping up across Bangkok as the city's walls become a canvas for rare political scorn.

    • Jabs for villagers who ate dead cow infected with rabies

      Sep 24, 2018 | 00:07 am

      NAKHON RATCHASIMA: At least 50 villagers have been vaccinated against rabies after they ate meat from a dead cow which was later found to have been infected with the deadly virus.