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Australian Hells Angels bikie arrested for smuggling 'ice'

An Australian who is a member of the Pattaya Hells Angels and his Thai wife have been charged with smuggling a large amount of crystal methamphetamine into the country, and assets worth about 20 million baht frozen for examination.

Posted on 11 December 2017 | 2:20 am

Rape of Rohingya 'sweeping, methodical'

UKHIA, Bangladesh: The newlyweds were asleep in their home in western Myanmar in June when seven soldiers charged in.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 11:57 pm

Democrats ease political freedom demands

The Democrat Party sees no need to be "persistent" in asking the regime to lift its ban on political activities for now as the government must take responsibility for any backlash caused by delays in lifting the ban, former prime minister and ex-Democrat Party leader Chuan Leekpai says.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 6:45 pm

B520bn rail projects prepped for cabinet

The Transport Ministry has prepared rail projects worth more than 520 billion baht as it plans seeking cabinet approval for the work early next year.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 6:03 pm

McAfee predicts 2018 ransomware threats

McAfee Labs' 2018 threats predictions report identifies five key trends to watch next year.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 5:29 pm

Unlearn to learn and relearn

Last month I had an opportunity to give a talk on the topic "Learn, Unlearn, Relearn: Driving to Leverage Human Capital". I was delighted to be invited to speak in a room full of participants who were more than ready to learn about this topic, yet I was taken aback to find out that most of them were there to learn something new, not to unlearn as I had expected — and as the topic had suggested.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 5:09 pm

Prawit ready to submit his bling letter

Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon will submit an explanation on his luxury watch and diamond ring to the National Anti-Corruption Commission Tuesday, a source close to Gen Prawit said.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 4:22 pm

Suttipong told to clean up or else

The Department of Local Administration (DLA) chief has been told that his job security depends on how well he implements refuse disposal nationwide.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 3:30 pm

ACT boss eyes end to tea time

Despite new methods of corruption, persistent calls for money among government officials and doubts surrounding some of those in power, Mana Nimitmongkol, secretary-general of the Anti-Corruption Organisation of Thailand (ACT), says the environment for fighting corruption in Thailand has improved.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 3:30 pm

Korn shows how Sansern flunked test

Government spokesman Sansern Kaewkamnerd appears to have shot himself in the mouth -- once again.

Posted on 10 December 2017 | 3:30 pm

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