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Thailand suspends salvage effort in tourist boat disaster that killed 46

Thailand suspends salvage effort in tourist boat disaster that killed 46

Thailand suspended efforts on Thursday to salvage a boat that capsized and sank off its resort island of Phuket, officials said, putting the death toll in its worst tourist-related disaster in years at 46.

Malaysia crackdown on currency saps volatility, discourage investors

Malaysia crackdown on currency saps volatility, discourage investors

Malaysia’s crackdown on currency speculators has come at a cost. While it has successfully reduced ringgit volatility, it is threatening to discourage overseas investors.

Peta responds to Kamal Haasan’s dare on rodeos

Peta responds to Kamal Haasan’s dare on rodeos

Peta India yesterday responded to actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan’s dare to ban bull riding rodeos in the US. The actor claimed the animal rights organisation helps animals only in India.

Master huntsman Kohli proves king of the chase once more

Master huntsman Kohli proves king of the chase once more

Virat Kohli appears able to produce miracles with his bat and the India captain masterminded yet another successful chase in Sunday's run-feast against England ...