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Tourism and Sports Min to boost sports industry

BANGKOK - The Ministry of Tourism and Sports has organized a 4.0 sports event to encourage people to exercise while planning to implement its...

Thailand-Malaysia collaboration against bird flu tightened

BANGKOK - Thailand and Malaysia have strengthened their cooperation in fighting potential outbreaks of bird flu along the border between the two countries. More than...

Hawaii allows first lab to begin testing medical marijuana

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii approved its first laboratory to begin testing samples of medical marijuana 17 years after use of the drug was legalized...

Public health offices prepare for medical emergencies during flooding

BANGKOK - The Ministry of Public Health has instructed its provincial offices and hospitals nationwide to prepare for possible flooding, as a tropical storm...

Senator John McCain has brain tumor

WASHINGTON (AP) — Arizona Sen. John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee with a well-known maverick streak that often vexes his GOP colleagues, has...

Red Cross provides anti-HIV drugs for free

BANGKOK - The Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Center is providing anti-HIV drugs or Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for free at the Thai Red Cross...

UK court sets new hearing in case of terminally ill baby

LONDON (AP) — A British court on Monday gave the parents of 11-month-old Charlie Gard a chance to present fresh evidence that their terminally...

Prime Minister concerned on Thais’ high alcohol consumption

BANGKOK – The Prime Minister is concerned about the high consumption of alcohol among the Thai people, urging the public to use the Buddhist...

Blood donation activity to be organized at schools every 3 months

CHIANG MAI - The National Blood Service Center, the Thai Red Cross Society, the Chiang Mai Red Cross Society along with Charoen Pokphand Group...

Canada expands safe injection sites as overdose deaths rise

MONTREAL (AP) — Canada is attacking its expanding opioid crisis with an unusual measure: It's giving addicts a safe place to shoot up. The government...

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Thai Navy celebrates 111th anniversary

Bangkok - The Royal Thai Navy on Friday celebrated the 111th anniversary of its establishment and will hold an international parade on Monday. Admiral Naris...

AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

New York (AP) — Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging...

GLO takes steps to stop overpricing of lottery tickets

Bangkok - The Government Lottery Office (GLO) has delayed the pre-ordering of lottery tickets by two days to prevent the combining of tickets into...

England score 4 tries as luckless Wallabies beaten 30-6

London (AP) — England benefited from three close-run TMO decisions before scoring three tries in the final eight minutes to beat Australia by a...

Arsenal overwhelm Tottenham, Man City keep up title charge

London (AP) — Arsenal chipped away at Tottenham's recent north London supremacy with a derby victory. Catching the Manchester City juggernaut, though, is looking harder...

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