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Dog cloning service in China starts at 1.8 million baht

PHOTOS: Reuters, Newsbook Meet Juice or "Guozhi" in Mandarin, a small one foot tall mongrel stray adopted from the streets…

11 hours ago

Foreign Ministry assisting wife of Thai slain in France

Thai Foreign Ministry officials are working with French authorities to assist the wife of a Thai tourist who was among…

6 days ago

Want that perfect picture? Just wait your turn.

PHOTO: Tomas Alfoldi In this modern day of social media it seems so many are out to get that 'perfect…

2 weeks ago

The Long March towards electric cars

by Syed Mansur Hashim - The Daily Star They've sold 770,000 electric vehicles last year, up 50% on the year…

2 weeks ago

Gene-edited babies ‘immune to HIV’

PHOTO: He Jiankui is reflected in a glass panel as he works at a computer at a laboratory in Shenzhen,…

3 weeks ago

Thai 11 year old wins women’s world drone racing championships

Go Wanraya!! An 11 year old Thai girl, Wanraya Wannapong, has won the women's title in the World Drone Racing…

1 month ago

“Pilots were very funny, very smart, very nice guys” – Lion Air boss

PHOTO: Indonesian media agency Indonesia's national search and rescue agency says it's located the crashed Lion Air plane's landing gear,…

2 months ago

Questions arise about costs of military helicopters

In the wake of the tragic crash of King Power supremo Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha's personal helicopter last Saturday evening (UK time), an…

2 months ago

Thailand drops a notch in the ‘ease of doing business’ world ranking

The World Bank has declared that Thailand's ranking in ease of doing business has dropped to 27th, one place down…

2 months ago

Black box recovered as probe begins into cause of Vichai crash

UK Air accident investigators have begun the slow process of ascertaining the cause of the helicopter crash on Saturday that…

2 months ago