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Thai qualifier Luksika out of Australian Open - Phuket News
Thai qualifier Luksika out of Australian Open49 minutes ago
Thailand’s Luksika Kumkhum knocked out of Australian Open by Croatia’s Petra Martic in the women’s singles third round today (Jan 19).  World number 81 Martic defeated Luksika 6-3, 3-6, and 7-5 in the round of 32 match, which lasted two hours and 10 minut
'Guys, I'm Freaking Out!' Chrissy Teigen Finally Meets Sophia the Robot After They Became 'Friends' - Phuket News
'Guys, I'm Freaking Out!' Chrissy Teigen Finally Meets Sophia the Robot After They Became 'Friends' 55 minutes ago
The 32-year-old pregnant model gets a visit from the Saudi Arabia robot citizen, whom she has been afraid of ever since the latter responded to some shade about her makeup on Twitter.
Live: PyeongChang Winter Olympic Torch relay平昌冬奥会圣火传递到达坡州 - Phuket News
Live: PyeongChang Winter Olympic Torch relay平昌冬奥会圣火传递到达坡州 58 minutes ago
Day 80 of the PyeongChang Winter Olympic torch relay passes through the city of Paju, South Korea. Paju is the closest South Korean city to the truce border village of Panmunjom, where the...
President Moon visits Olympic squad
President Moon visits Olympic squad "Great chance for improving inter-Korean ties" 58 minutes ago
문 대통령, 올림픽 선수단 격려 "공동입장, 단일팀 남북관계 풀어가는 좋은 기회" President Moon Jae-in paid a visit to the country's National Training Center in...
Thousands of snowmen line up in Harbin - Phuket News
Thousands of snowmen line up in Harbin 58 minutes ago
A total of 2018 snowmen, all with different shapes and sizes, were built in a snow-themed park in northeast China's Harbin City. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download...
Presidents of S. Korea, France agree to boost cooperation in ensuring peace on Korean peninsula - Phuket News
Presidents of S. Korea, France agree to boost cooperation in ensuring peace on Korean peninsula 58 minutes ago
한, 프랑스 정상 "남북대화, 평창올림픽 협력키로" Our top story this morning... A peaceful resolution of North Korea's nuclear issue and a successful PyeongChang Winter Olympic...
Tennis - Edmund outlasts Basilashvili in brutal heat - Phuket News
Tennis - Edmund outlasts Basilashvili in brutal heat 1 hour ago
Britain's Kyle Edmund overcame Georgian Nikoloz Basilashvili and temperatures well above 100 degrees Fahrenheit in a brutal three-and-a-half hour contest to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open for the first time on Friday.
Japan criticises US for military flights over school in Okinawa - Phuket News
Japan criticises US for military flights over school in Okinawa 1 hour ago
TOKYO: Japan criticised the U.S. military on Friday for breaking a pledge to avoid flying helicopters over a school next to its base in Okinawa, a rare flash of discord with Tokyo's main ally. The school next to the Futenma base on the southern island of
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pregnant with first child - Phuket News
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pregnant with first child 1 hour ago
WELLINGTON: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Friday she was pregnant with her first child, prompting an outpouring of support from women's rights groups and labour activists as she declared "I'll be a prime minister and a mum". Ardern sa
'Trainspotting generation': Alarm as Scotland drug deaths spike - Phuket News
'Trainspotting generation': Alarm as Scotland drug deaths spike 1 hour ago
EDINBURGH: Scotland has seen a sharp rise in the number of drug deaths as years of abuse by the so-called "Trainspotting generation" finally take their toll, prompting calls for a rethink on drug policy. "I've seen a lot of death," said Derek Harper, 57,
Families of missing Japanese to urge prosecution of North Korean leader at Hague court - Phuket News
Families of missing Japanese to urge prosecution of North Korean leader at Hague court 1 hour ago
TOKYO: The families of Japanese abducted by North Korea, and those believed to have been taken, will urge the International Criminal Court to prosecute the North's leader, saying the lack of information about their loved ones is a human rights abuse. Nor
Singaporean arrested in Japan with S$2m worth of drugs in suitcase - Phuket News
Singaporean arrested in Japan with S$2m worth of drugs in suitcase 1 hour ago
OSAKA: A Singaporean man has been arrested at the Kansai International Airport in Osaka with nearly 3kg of stimulant drugs in his suitcase, Japanese newspaper Sankei Shimbun reported on Wednesday (Jan 17).  The drugs are believed to have a street value o
Olympics: South Korea short track coach suspended over 'assault' - Phuket News
Olympics: South Korea short track coach suspended over 'assault' 1 hour ago
SEOUL: A South Korean women's short track speed skating coach has been suspended just weeks before the country hosts the Winter Olympics, officials said, with reports saying he hit Sochi gold medallist Shim Suk-Hee. South Korea is a dominant power in sho
South Korean group files complaint against Apple CEO over iPhone slowdown - Phuket News
South Korean group files complaint against Apple CEO over iPhone slowdown 1 hour ago
A South Korean consumer group has filed a criminal complaint against Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook over slower iPhone devices, after probes in Europe into allegations the firm had deliberately shortened the life of its handsets.
The woman battling South Korea's 'birth strike' - Phuket News
The woman battling South Korea's 'birth strike' 1 hour ago
SEOUL: The woman appointed to try to reverse the world's lowest birth rates knows better than most why billion-dollar campaigns to encourage South Korea's female populace to procreate have failed - she is among the millions who have chosen to remain child
Most people do not know what to do with e-waste; only a fraction recycle: NEA study - Phuket News
Most people do not know what to do with e-waste; only a fraction recycle: NEA study 1 hour ago
SINGAPORE: Six in 10 people in Singapore may be throwing out items such as old television sets, printers and computers because they do not know or are unsure of how to recycle these electronic waste (e-waste), the National Environment Agency (NEA) said on
Heatwave tests Australia's power grid - Phuket News
Heatwave tests Australia's power grid 1 hour ago
January 19, 2018 12:31 PMSYDNEY (REUTERS) - Sweltering weather across southern Australia sparked power price spikes on Friday (Jan 19) and prompted the national grid operator to put emergency generators on standby.
Japan criticises US for military flights over school in Okinawa - Phuket News
Japan criticises US for military flights over school in Okinawa 1 hour ago
January 19, 2018 12:25 PMTOKYO (REUTERS) - Japan criticised the US military on Friday (Jan 19) for breaking a pledge to avoid flying helicopters over a school next to its base in Okinawa, a rare flash of discord with Tokyo's main ally.
China detains rights lawyer Yu Wensheng after call for reform - Phuket News
China detains rights lawyer Yu Wensheng after call for reform 1 hour ago
January 19, 2018 12:19 PMBEIJING (AFP) - Chinese authorities detained a prominent human rights lawyer on Friday (Jan 19), people familiar with the case said, just hours after he provided journalists with a letter calling for constitutional reform.
Meet Malaysia's 'Musang Queen', former air stewardess who now exports durians - Phuket News
Meet Malaysia's 'Musang Queen', former air stewardess who now exports durians 1 hour ago
January 19, 2018 12:18 PMPETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A former air stewardess, Anna Teo, is today one of Malaysia's largest exporters of durians including the popular Musang King variety with its deep yellow flesh.
Families of missing Japanese to urge prosecution of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at Hague court - Phuket News
Families of missing Japanese to urge prosecution of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at Hague court 1 hour ago
January 19, 2018 11:56 AMTOKYO (REUTERS) - The families of Japanese abducted by North Korea, and those believed to have been taken, will urge the International Criminal Court to prosecute the North's leader, saying the lack of information about their love