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Bihar takes to Facebook, Twitter to communicate policies


June 22nd, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 22 (IANS) Bihar turned to social-networking sites Friday to reach out to people, especiallly the young, and start communicating with them over policy and governance issues ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Naveen Patnaik to leave for Britain Tuesday


May 21st, 2012 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 21 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Tuesday begins an eight-day trip to Britain, his first visit to a foreign country since he took over 12 years ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Jharkhand hosts its first international trade fair


February 20th, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 19 (IANS) A total of 375 companies are participating in the first international trade fair in Jharkhand that began in the state capital Ranchi Sunday.Chief Minister Arjun ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rashard Mendenhall Has Not Suffered Broken Arm, Confirms Agent


August 28th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As per the latest reports, Rashard Mendenhall, the Pittsburgh Steelers' running back is doing fine and would take to the field on Sunday against the Denver ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Microbloggers fear services will be suspended in China


July 15th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): Chinese microbloggers are concerned about such services being suspended in the country after a series of glitches in the last two days disrupted their popular Twitter-like social-networking ... Read more...

Posted in World |

IIM-Ranchi classes start Wednesday


July 6th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 6 (IANS) The much-awaited classes of the first batch of the Indian Institute of Management-Ranchi (IIM-Ranchi) will start Wednesday. The IIM-Ranchi was inaugurated by Jharkhand Governor M.O.H. Farook Tuesday evening.The classes ... Read more...

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Ambika Soni slams Kerala for ‘guiding’ government news


November 5th, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni Thursday termed as a "gross violation of the constitution" the Kerala government guidelines to departments regarding interaction ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Somnath Chatterjee visits Dasmunsi in hospital


February 28th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee Saturday visited Information and Broadcasting Minister Priyaranjan Dasmunsi, who is undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospital here. The speaker wished him a speedy ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Chinese firm to build cars in Mexico


February 25th, 2009 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Feb 25 (IANS) China's Changan Auto will set up a factory in Mexico to produce 50,000 vehicles annually in partnership with Mexican firm Autopark, EFE reported. A framework agreement has been signed ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

PM takes part in preparing for 14th ASEAN summit


November 5th, 2008 - 10:13 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The Prime Minister will this morning chair a meeting in preparation for the upcoming 14th ASEAN leaders summit to take place in Chiang Mai province in December this year.Prime Minister Somchai Wongsawat ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

Thai and Cambodian FMs to hold 3rd meeting on border dispute issues


November 4th, 2008 - 11:17 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Thai and Cambodian foreign ministers plan to conduct the 3rd meeting on border dispute issues and further discuss on the JBC meeting which will be concluded on 10-11 November 2008, while expecting ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

PPP to hold meeting on CDA establishment


November 3rd, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The ruling People Power party (PPP) has scheduled a special meeting today (November 3) to review framework of the proposed establishment of the Constitution Drafting Assembly (CDA).PPP interim spokesman Lt.Kuthep Saikrachang (กุเทพ ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

PAD sets no rally plans for this week


November 3rd, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The anti-government People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) does not set any rally plans for this week, revealing that it will focus on securing its rally site and members while criticizing recent events ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

Human rights committee to conclude report on October 7th incident next week


October 31st, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
A Special Committee for Human Rights investigating the October 7th incident reveals that it will conclude its report within next week after recieving testimony from the Prime Minister.Member of the National Human ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

Constitution Court justice not shaken by attack at home


October 30th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Constitutional Court justice Mr. Jarun Pukditanakul (จรัล ภักดีธนากุล) revealed today (October 30) he has not been shaken by the recent explosive attack on his home and has refrained from pointing a finger ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

Abhisit to support Govt-led negotiations with Cambodia


October 28th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The Democrat Party supports the current government’s framework for temporary negotiations initiative with Cambodia. Mr. Abhisit Vejjajiva, the Democrat Party leader and also the Opposition party leader in the House of Parliament, revealed ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

SET Index closed 0.27% higher yesterday


August 16th, 2008 - 10:21 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index gained 1.88 points on Friday (August 15th), or 0.27 percent higher, to close at 707.48. The market value was around 9,884400,000 baht, with about 2,553,413,000 ... Read more...

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Former Thai dressage supervisor comments on lack of harmony in squad


December 10th, 2007 - 2:07 pm ICT by admin
Nakhon Ratchasima, 10 December, 2007 (PRD), Former Olympics silver medallist from Switzerland Daniel Ramseier, who was supervising the Thai national dressage squad prior to his resignation last month, said the problems within ... Read more...

Posted in Sports, Thailand |

Energy Ministry persuades taxis to use compressed natural gas instead of LPG


November 23rd, 2007 - 1:25 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, November 23 (PRD), The Ministry of Energy promotes taxis to use Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) instead of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) as the prices of LPG will rise in December. Energy Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Environment, Thailand |

Bus Operators Association persistently demanding for fares raise


November 23rd, 2007 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, November 23 (PRD), The President of the Bus Operators Association of Thailand, Mrs. Suchinda Cherdchai (สุจินดา เชิดชัย), submitted a document to the Deputy Minister of Transport, Mr. Sansern Wongcha-um (สุจินดา เชิดชัย), ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

MP candidates bringing lively atmosphere in Pattani


November 23rd, 2007 - 12:58 pm ICT by admin
Pattani, November 23 (PRD), The atmosphere in the southern province of Pattani is animated as Member of Parliament (MP) candidates from 12 political parties are busily running their election campaigns in their ... Read more...

Posted in Politics, Thailand |

BTS administrators state providing cheaper service still a difficulty


November 23rd, 2007 - 12:45 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, November 23 (PRD), President of the Bangkok Transit System (BTS) Board of Administration Keeree Kanjonpat (คีรี กาญจนพาสน์) revealed that though many political parties at the moment are promoting ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Thailand, Thailand Tourism |

Commerce Minister: Thailand exported 1.1 million tons of rice in October


November 23rd, 2007 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, November 23 (PRD), The Commerce Minister, Mr. Krirkkrai Jirapaet (เกริกไกร จีระแพทย์), says Thailand exported 1.1 million tons of rice last month. The amount was 70 percent higher than the amount in ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Thailand |

BTS cannot lower fares due to loss of revenue


November 23rd, 2007 - 12:32 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, November 23 (PRD), The President of the Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTS), Mr. Khiri Kanchanapas (คีรี กาญจนพาสน์), says political parties may have the right to convince public members to vote for ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Thailand |

AOT preparing to clarify Suvarnabhumi case to Administrative Court


November 23rd, 2007 - 12:21 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, November 23 (PRD) The Deputy Minister of Transport, Mr. Sansern Wongcha-um (สรรเสริญ วงศ์ชะอุ่ม), has instructed the Airports of Thailand (AOT)’s attorney team to prepare their speeches before they will appear before ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Thailand |

PM presides over event for citizens to combat smog and fire in the North


November 23rd, 2007 - 12:17 pm ICT by admin
November 23 (PRD) Prime Minister and Minister of Interior General Surayud Chulanont has traveled to Chiang Mai province to preside over the “Citizens Combat Smog and Forest Fires” campaign opening. The event is ... Read more...

Posted in Environment, Thailand |

NESAC deputy chairman says economy may slightly drop next year


November 22nd, 2007 - 4:51 pm ICT by admin
Deputy Chairman of the National Economic and Social Advisory Council (NESAC), Vorapol Socatiyanurak (วรพล โสคติยานุรักษ์), says the economy may lag behind slightly next year but a clearer political situation can help shed ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Thailand |

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