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Thailand is an independent country that lies in the heart of Southeast Asia. It is bordered to the north by Burma and Laos, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and the southern extremity of Burma. Its maritime boundaries include Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast and Indonesia and India in the Andaman Sea to the southwest.

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Will the Generals Intervene Again in Thailand?

Dec 04, 2013 - Business Week

Thai premier prevails in no-confidence vote

Nov 28, 2013 - MarketWatch

US industrial production disappoints

Oct 29, 2013 - Financial Times

Thai insurgency enters new phase

Oct 23, 2013 - Asia Times Online

India becomes leading rice supplier to Singapore

Oct 12, 2013 - The Times of India

Settlement in insider trading case

Sep 06, 2013 - Financial Times

Why Nokia Is Down and Out in China and India

Sep 04, 2013 - Business Week

Pay duty on flat panel TV imports from August 26

Aug 20, 2013 - The Times of India

Coca-Cola Has a New Herbal Drink, Habu

Aug 17, 2013 - Business Week

Eastern expansion drives Telenor revenue

Jul 23, 2013 - Financial Times

Mitsubishi UFJ bids for Bank of Ayudhya

Jul 02, 2013 - Financial Times

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Jerry Sandusky (C) leaves the Centre County Courthouse after his sentencing in his child sex abuse case in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania in this file photo from October 9, 2012. Pennsylvania's attorney general on June 23, 2014 will release the findings of
Sweden Launches Website To Crack Down On Child Sex Tourists

By IBTimes AU

The website run by law enforcement agencies can deter the predators from having a free run when they are outside the country. (Dec 17)


Rolene Strauss of South Africa (C) is crowned Miss World 2014 by Miss World 2013, Megan Young of the Philippines (C rear), as Elizabeth Safrit of the U.S (R) and Edina Kulczar of Hungary (L) who placed third and second respectively
Miss World 2014 Final Event: Miss Australia Courtney Thorpe Reaches Top Five But Fails To Wear A Crown

By IBTimes AU

Miss South Africa Rolene Strauss is 2014 Miss World. Miss Australia Courtney Thorpe's 30-sec answer fails to impress the judges. (Dec 15)


Rolene Strauss of South Africa (C) is crowned Miss World 2014 at the ExCel Centre in east London
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By IBTimes AU

The Miss World 2014 winner, Miss South Africa Rolene Strauss, gave a brilliant answer to the question why do you think that you should be the next Miss World 2014. (Dec 15)


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Miss World 2014 Top 10 People's Choice Contestants: Miss Australia, Miss Barbados, Miss Haiti Are Leading The Way

By IBTimes AU

Details about Miss World 2014 People's Choice top three contestants. (Dec 12)


Uber Ride-sharing Service
Uber Banned In Indian Capital Region After Rape Accusations On Driver

By IBTimes AU

The service has been banned from the national capital region after one of its driver raped a passenger. (Dec 12)


Actress and television personality Gina Carano arrives at the 2013 Critic's Choice Awards in Santa Monica, California, January 10, 2013
Gina Carano Shelves UFC Possibility, Joins Jean-Claude Van Damme in ‘Kickboxer’ Remake

By IBTimes AU

The prospect of seeing Gina Carano in the UFC gets bleak as the movie star joins the star-studded cast of the "Kickboxer" remake. (Dec 11)


Actress Jessica Alba arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala Benefit celebrating the opening of "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" in New York
Jessica Alba's Skinny Body: Actress ‘Fighting Skills’ Help Her Stay In Shape--Report

By IBTimes AU

Jessica maintains her skinny frame with the help of new fighting technique. (Dec 04)

Armed Thai soldiers stand guard during a coup at the Army Club where Thailand's army chief held a meeting with all rival factions in central Bangkok May 22, 2014. Thailand's army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha took control of the government in the coup o
Thailand Uploads ‘I Hate Thailand' Video To Attract Tourists

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

The viral “I Hate Thailand” video turns out to be a part of Thailand's tourism campaign. (Dec 02)

Cast member Jessica Alba poses at a press line for "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For"
Jessica Alba's Skinny Photos: Actress' 'Protruding Ribs' Triggers Weight Loss Concern --Report

By IBTimes AU

Alba recently shared a skinny photo of herself from her Thailand vacation. (Dec 02)