Thai PM joins Indiaís national day celebrations
India: Thailand's premier was guest of honour on
Thursday at India's 63rd Republic Day celebrations, an annual
display of the country's military might held amid tight security.
Yingluck Shinawatra, who flew to New Delhi on Monday, is making her
first official visit to the country to promote trade,
UN council set to discuss Syria
UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council was
scheduled to discuss the Syria crisis yesterday, where western and
Arab nations could make public their draft resolution condemning the
government's deadly crackdown, diplomats said.
US falls to 47th in press freedom rankings after Occupy
U.S: Sweeping protests around the world made it
an extremely difficult year for the media, and tested journalists as
never before, the annual report into press freedom reveals. The
annual report by Reporters Without Borders has been released,
showing the United States fell 27 points on the list due to the many
arrests of journalists covering Occupy Wall Street protests.