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Sat, 22 Jun 2024 14:33:00 +0700
Namibian court overturns anti-gay laws
WINDHOEK, Namibia - The High Court in Namibia has declared two colonial-era laws that criminalised same-sex acts between men unconstitutional, in a landmark win for the LGBTQ community in the southern African country.

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 13:48:00 +0700
Raid on factory producing fake allergy syrup
Police have raided a factory producing fake allergy syrup in Nonthaburi, resulting in the arrests of its owner and a manager.

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 13:22:00 +0700
3 dead, 11 hurt in US grocery store shooting
ARKANSAS - Three people were killed and 11 others injured in a shooting Friday morning at a grocery store in central Arkansas, police said.

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 12:30:00 +0700
PM Srettha touts plans for casinos, nuclear power
Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin on Saturday used his first monthly television address as the country's leader to promote plans for legalising casinos to curb illegal gambling and building a nuclear power plant to reduce electricity costs.

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 11:24:00 +0700
Japan court rules trans woman 'father' of girl born after switch
TOKYO - Japan's top court on Friday recognised a transgender woman as the "father" of her 3-year-old daughter conceived using her frozen sperm and born to her female partner after legally transitioning, in the first such ruling.

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Sat, 22 Jun 2024 06:09:00 +0700
MFP slams military budget, questions anti-drone funding
The opposition Move Forward Party (MFP) on Friday took aim at the national defence budget, saying the military spending plan did not reflect changing security challenges and threats.

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 05:45:00 +0700
Asian shares ease back on profit-taking
RECAP: Asian shares ended the week with a whimper after a recent rally to 26-month highs drew profit-taking, while the relentless strength in the US dollar pushed the Japanese yen towards the intervention zone.

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 05:37:00 +0700
Bangkok townhouse sales plunge
New sales of Greater Bangkok townhouses plummeted in the first quarter of 2024 to a 12-year low, nearing levels following the severe floods of 2011, largely attributed to weak demand in the middle to lower-end segments.

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 05:28:00 +0700
Agricultural products help shipments grow 7.2% in May
Thailand's exports in May grew by 7.2% year-on-year, the highest level in 14 months, driven by agricultural products.

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 05:19:00 +0700
Power generation investment to reach B1tn within 6 years
Investment in the development of new electricity generation facilities, aimed at promoting renewable energy, is expected to reach 1 trillion baht over the next six years under the novel power development plan (PDP), says energy permanent secretary Pr...