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  • Thai Airways suspends unprofitable US flights 
    Updated: Jul-27-15 8:59 am

    BANGKOK - Thailand's beleaguered national airline said Monday it will suspend flights to the U.S. as part of efforts to end years of losses.

  • Thai Airways suspends unprofitable US flights 
    Updated: Jul-27-15 3:28 am

    BANGKOK - Thailand's beleaguered national airline said Monday it will suspend flights to the U.S. as part of efforts to end years of losses.

  • Thailand FA president receives suspended 1-year jail term 
    Updated: Jul-22-15 12:00 pm

    BANGKOK - Former FIFA executive committee member Worawi Makudi was found guilty on Wednesday of forgery in his 2013 re-election to lead the Football Associated of Thailand.

  • Coal plant proposed for pristine Thai coast sparks outcry story has photos
    Updated: Jul-21-15 7:16 am

    BANGKOK - Plans to build an 800-megawatt coal power plant near some of Thailand's most popular beaches have sparked protests and a hunger strike by activists who say officials aren't considering its impact on the pristine environment that makes the area an international tourist destination.

  • Thai farmers told to wait for rain, save water for public 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 9:17 am

    BANGKOK - Thailand's prime minister on Wednesday told farmers to stop using water in agriculture to save it for public consumption, as the capital remained spared from the worst drought in decades.

  • Rodgers says no hard feelings toward Sterling after exit story has photos
    Updated: Jul-13-15 7:39 am

    BANGKOK - Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insisted Monday that there are no hard feelings between him and Raheem Sterling after the club agreed to sell the winger to Manchester City.

  • Thai police chief: Evidence in tourist murder trial not lost 
    Updated: Jul-10-15 10:00 am

    BANGKOK - Authorities have possession of crucial DNA evidence in the murder trial of two Burmese migrants accused of killing two young British tourists on a Thai resort island, the national police chief insisted Friday, disputing reports that it might have been lost.

  • Thailand condemned for repatriation of 109 Uighurs to China story has photos
    Updated: Jul-09-15 4:43 pm

    BANGKOK - Thailand faced a blizzard of international criticism Thursday, and its consulate in Istanbul was ransacked, after it deported 109 ethnic Uighur refugees to China despite fears that they would face persecution there.

  • Thai military court to release 14 students ahead of trial story has photos
    Updated: Jul-07-15 7:47 am

    BANGKOK - A military court in Thailand said Tuesday it will release 14 student activists from detention but they will still face sedition charges - and the prospect of years in prison - for defying the junta's ban on political gatherings.

  • Thailand seizes illegal ivory in crates marked as 'marble' 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 5:06 am

    BANGKOK - Thai customs officials said Monday they seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of ivory - or about 130 tusks and pieces - hidden in crates being shipped from Africa to Asia.