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Widespread Flooding Remains in 17 Thailand Provinces, Affecting 290,938 People

– BANGKOK – Thailand’s Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department has reported that widespread flooding remains in 17 provinces, affecting a total of 290,938 people and having caused the deaths of 10 people, according to its latest data. Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department Director-general Chayapol Thitisak said the flooding from overflowing rivers, storms and the discharge […]

October 30th, 2017 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Meteorologists Predict Mercury Drop by 2 to 4 Degrees in North

– CHIANG RAI -The Cold Season for Chiang Rai and other provinces in Northern Thailand may be the coldest the Country has been in years according to Meteorologists. Already Chiang Rai and other parts of northern Thailand will experience a temperature drop of 2 to 4 degrees Celsius due to expansion of a high-pressure mass […]

October 30th, 2017 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

First Charges to Be Laid in Witch Hunt Over Russian Meddling in 2016 Election

– WASHINGTON DC – The first charges from the probe of possible Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election could be unsealed as early as Monday and a target taken into custody, possibly marking a dramatic turn in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. A federal grand jury approved the indictment on Friday and a […]

October 30th, 2017 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Study Finds Baking Soda and Water Best for Washing Pesticides off Food

– Dr. Lili He of the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and her colleagues found that washing fruit and vegetables in water with a dash of baking soda is the most effective way to remove pesticide residue. The mix outperformed Clorox-spiked water for getting rid of the chemicals, and also worked better than plain water, […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Kim Jong-un Cabinet Reshuffle Could Spark Major Changes in North Korea

– PYONGYANG – North Korean politicians inserted into Kim Jong-Un’s inner circle have been named after a cabinet reshuffle which could spark major changes in the country. Kim Jong-Un’s regime has changed its cabinet around the secretive state has repeatedly threatened to send missiles soaring into the United States and has fired over Japan, prompting […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in World News | Read More »

U.S. Looks to Moscow for Help with Isolating North Korea

– WASHINGTON – China’s increasingly icy posture is thrusting Russia forward as North Korea’s preferred diplomatic partner, forcing the Trump administration to turn to Moscow for help in isolating the rogue, nuclear-armed nation. Beijing’s close ties to Pyongyang have been strained since leader Kim Jong Un ordered the 2013 execution of his uncle who had […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Trump Clashes with Spy Agencies Over JFK Files Release

– WASHINGTON DC – It was a showdown 25 years in the making: With the world itching to finally get a look at classified Kennedy assassination files, and the deadline for their release just hours away, intelligence officials were still angling for a way to keep their secrets. President Donald Trump, the one man able […]

October 29th, 2017 | Posted in World News | Read More »

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