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21/02/2018 01:20 PM
US-Russia ties will be hard to repair: Moscow
MOSCOW: Moscow on Wednesday said it would be "very difficult" to improve US-Russia relations, which have plummeted to Cold War lows on accusations of election meddling and crises in Syria and Ukraine.

21/02/2018 01:14 PM
Tourists in Cambodia up 54% in Chinese New Year
The number of tourists, local and international, travelling in Cambodia during the three-day Chinese New Year holiday increased by 54.5% in 2018, reaching 864,770, according to a report released on Wednesday by the Ministry of Tourism.

21/02/2018 12:43 PM
KFC falls fowl in Britain with chicken run
LONDON: Hundreds of KFC outlets remained shut in Britain on Wednesday due to a supply crisis, leaving fans craving a fix of deep-fried chicken.

21/02/2018 12:18 PM
PAD guards jailed for seizing NBT studios in 2008
The Supreme Court on Wednesday sentenced 79 members of the now-defunct People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) to jail for seizing control of the National Broadcasting Services of Thailand (NBT) during protests against the Thaksin Shinawatra-backed government.

21/02/2018 11:27 AM
Singaporean in church fraud case tries to flee on boat
SINGAPORE: A Singaporean man convicted over a high-profile fraud case at a megachurch was caught Wednesday trying to flee in a boat before he was due to start his sentence, police said.

21/02/2018 11:25 AM
Singapore will tax digital services from 2020
SINGAPORE: Businesses providing digital services, such as the streaming of entertainment content, will have to pay the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from Jan 1, 2020, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said.

21/02/2018 10:41 AM
Sri Lanka bus explosion injures 19, including 12 soldiers
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka's military says an explosion in a passenger bus has injured 19 people, including 12 military personnel.

21/02/2018 10:25 AM
Man admits drowning psychotic, drug addled brother
SURAT THANI: A 35-year-old man has confessed to killing his psychotic, drug addled brother by tying him up and then tossing him into a village pond

21/02/2018 10:13 AM
SET ends flat, other SE Asia stocks mostly gain
The Stock Exchange of Thailand index slightly gained on Wednesday, while most Southeast Asian stock markets ended in positive territory.

21/02/2018 10:12 AM
Wind, rain warning issued for Northeast
Most areas of the northeastern region will face strong winds and possibly heavy rain on Wednesday night and into Thursday, the Meteorological Department warned in its latest forecast.