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Thailand destroys more than 2 tons of illegal ivory

Thailand destroys more than 2 tons of illegal ivory

Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities have destroyed more than 2 tons of seized and smuggled ivory in the latest move by the government to avoid possible economic sanctions over a perceived failure to tackle the illicit trade. Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha presided over Wednesday's event, loading the first tusk into the machine.

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Features

Eastern Seaboard celebrates HM Queen Sirikit’s 83rd birthday

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 By Staff reporters

Eastern Seaboard celebrates HM Queen Sirikit’s 83rd birthday

The Eastern Seaboard celebrated Mother’s Day with alms offerings and fireworks to mark HM Queen Sirikit’s 83rd birthday. Festivities began in... Read more

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Business

External factors push SET down

Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 By NNT

BANGKOK, 25 August 2015, - Stock analysts said the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) index would return to its 1,400-point... Read more

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The Kings of Swing

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 By Dr. Iain Corness

The Kings of Swing

Many years ago, a very switched on copywriter was aware that HM King Bhumibol of Thailand was a jazz aficionado,... Read more

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Travel & Tourism

Our Children

Jesters Journal

Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015

Jesters Journal

‘Caring for kids since 1998’ Our target children are those from broken families, abandoned, orphaned, impoverished and/or disabled. We try to... Read more

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Sports

Tommy Thompson wins 2015 Jackalope Open title

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015

Tommy Thompson wins 2015 Jackalope Open title

The month of August may be synonymous with the height of summer in the Western Hemisphere but here on the... Read more

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Property & Real Estate

Arts & Entertainment

Dining Out

Linda presents “A Taste of Nordic” via Japan

Linda presents “A Taste of Nordic” via Japan

Linda Eiksund, the charming host of her eponymous restaurant “Linda’s” held an event to highlight the quality of the ingredients... Read more

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Heart to Heart with Hillary

Step son problems

Dear Hillary, Having a problem with the wife’s boy. He’s 9 and does not take well to discipline. She lets him... Read more

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