Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 8:51 PM

Nepal’s ex-crown prince arrested in Thailand with marijuana

Nepal’s ex-crown prince arrested in Thailand with marijuana

Kathmandu, July 15 ((Crime News):) Paras Shah, Nepal’s former crown prince known for his flamboyant lifestyle, was arrested by Thai police July 10 with 12 gm of marijuana, it was confirmed Tuesday. Top diplomatic sources

Thailand to introduce female-only train carriages

Thailand to introduce female-only train carriages

Bangkok, July 16 ((Crime News):) The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) Wednesday said it would launch women-only train carriages Aug 1, obviously as a result of a high-profile murder case earlier this month. From Aug

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

Guwahati, June 29 ((Cnews)) As authorities continue to grapple with the deeply entrenched racket of poaching of the famous one-horned rhinoceros in Assam, the demand for its horn in markets abroad refuse to die down.

Thai junta frees 14 Cambodian migrant workers

Thai junta frees 14 Cambodian migrant workers

Phnom Penh, July 4 ((Crime News):) The Thai military junta has released 14 Cambodian migrant workers imprisoned last month for holding fake work visas, Cambodia’s foreign ministry said Friday. “Thai authorities released them after they

Rijiju to attend disaster risk reduction meet in Bangkok

Rijiju to attend disaster risk reduction meet in Bangkok

New Delhi, June 21 ((Cnews)) Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju will attend the 6th Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction in Bangkok beginning June 22, a statement said Saturday. “Rijiju will

Satellites to track Fukushima, Chernobyl effects

Satellites to track Fukushima, Chernobyl effects

Tokyo, June 19 ((Cnews)/EFE) Two Japanese satellites will be launched in space Friday to track the environmental effects of the Fukushima and Chernobyl nuclear disasters. The two satellites developed by the Kyoto University will be

British sailor may have seen missing MH370 on fire

British sailor may have seen missing MH370 on fire

Sydney, June 4 ((Cnews)) A British woman on a sailing trip may have seen the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 streaking through the night sky on fire, media reported Wednesday. Katherine Tee, 41, witnessed a

Two Iranians jailed for espionage

Two Iranians jailed for espionage

Tehran, June 21 ((Cnews)) A court in Iran’s Kerman province sentenced two Iranian suspects to prison terms on spying charges for Britain and Israel, media reported Saturday. One of the suspects, who was arrested last