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    Thai police clash with protesters

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:20pm on July 18, 2021

    Thai police deployed rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannon against protesters in Bangkok Sunday as demonstrators defied Covid-19 restrictions to call for premier Prayut...

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    Global Covid toll rises to 40,44,816

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:05am on July 14, 2021

    The novel coronavirus has killed at least 40,44,816 people since the outbreak emerged in China in December 2019, according to a tally from official sources...

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    Thailand imposes tougher Covid curbs, including Bangkok curfew

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:35pm on July 09, 2021

    Thai authorities announced a seven-hour night curfew across the capital Bangkok and nine provinces on Friday, along with tougher restrictions to curb the spread of...

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    Myanmar reporters who fled to Thailand now in 'safe' third country

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon, Myanmar | Updated at 07:20pm on June 07, 2021

    Three Myanmar journalists who faced deportation after fleeing to Thailand to escape a military crackdown have been granted asylum in a third country, their employer...

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    Biman brings more people to Dhaka from Thailand

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:36pm on May 30, 2021

    Bangladesh Embassy in Bangkok has facilitated repatriation of a group of 61 Bangladeshi, Thai and other foreign nationals from Thailand to Bangladesh by a special...

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    Thailand virus cases soar with prison clusters

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:06pm on May 17, 2021

    Thailand reported a new daily high of nearly 10,000 coronavirus cases on Monday, more than two-thirds of them in prisons, as the kingdom battles its...

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    Thailand seeking ‘humanitarian’ solution for detained Myanmar journalists

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:29pm on May 11, 2021

    Thailand said Tuesday it was seeking a ‘humanitarian’ solution for three Myanmar journalists arrested after fleeing across the border to escape a junta crackdown. The...

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    Thailand now bans travellers from Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan

    New Age Online | Updated at 09:35pm on May 10, 2021

    Thailand on Monday closed its border to foreign travellers arriving from Bangladesh, Nepal and Pakistan on the back of the first confirmed cases of the...

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    3 Bangladeshi women named in list of ‘best’ 100 Asian scientists

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:17am on April 29, 2021

    Three Bangladeshi scientists, all of them women, have made it to the list of ‘best and brightest’ 100 Asian scientists for their contribution to research...

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    Thai PM fined for not wearing mask

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:50pm on April 26, 2021

    Thailand’s prime minister was fined for not wearing a mask Monday after new Covid restrictions came into force to try to halt the country's spiralling...