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How Thailand went from war on drugs to cannabis curries
BBC, 25 Jun 2022
Thailand now has one of the world's most liberal marijuana regimes.
The country legalised cultivating and consuming cannabis in June, reversing a hard-line approach of long prison sentences or even the death penalty for drug offences.
The regime has sparked off a boom in weed-related businesses hoping to cash in on a new customer base.
The BBC's South East Asia correspondent Jonathan Head reports on what's behind the dramatic change.
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sen Democrats, Biden admin want to ‘control’ Americans, ‘monitor’ what they do: Sen. Blackburn
FOX, 10 Aug 2022
Sen. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., reacts to FBI raids on Mar-a-Lago demanding answers from the DOJ, FBI and warns Americans of potential consequences.
Three Palestinian Militants Killed In West Bank Days After Gaza Ceasefire
NBC, 10 Aug 2022
Israeli forces carried out an operation in the West Bank on Tuesday that killed alleged Palestinian militant Ibrahim al-Nabulsi just days after a ceasefire ended three days of f...
U.S. productivity posts biggest drop in 74 years
Reuters, 10 Aug 2022
U.S. worker productivity in the second quarter fell at its steepest pace on an annual basis since 1948, the Labor Department said, while growth in unit labor costs accelerated, ...
AP Top Stories August 9 P
AP, 10 Aug 2022
Here's the latest for Tuesday August 9: Trump supporters rally for former president after FBI search; Cuban oil fire still burns; China continues military exercises.
Saskatchewan RCMP provide update after Amber Alert issued for 2 children who may be in US | LIVE
CA, 10 Aug 2022
Saskatchewan RCMP are expected to provide an update on Tuesday after an Amber Alert was issued for two children believed to be with a 50-year-old man who may have entered the U.S.
'This country is not able to feed itself': Inside Haiti's spiraling crisis
CNN, 10 Aug 2022
Jean-Martin Bauer of the World Food Programme explains the dire situation that's left more than a million Haitians food-insecure as gang violence escalates.
Arrest made after 4 Muslim men killed in Albuquerque, police chief says
CBS, 10 Aug 2022
The "primary suspect" in the deaths of four Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been detained, police chief Harold Medina said.
Beluga emerges from water ahead of extraction operation
AFP, 10 Aug 2022
The beluga whale in France's Seine river is spotted ahead of an attempted extraction operation by marine experts, a complex and risky undertaking for an animal already sick and ...
One-third of Palestinians killed in Israel's Gaza attacks were children
Al Jazeera, 10 Aug 2022
Warning: Some viewers may find images in this report disturbing. One-third of the Palestinians killed in Gaza during three days of fighting were children.
Seoul: Heaviest rains in 80 years
DW, 10 Aug 2022
At least nine people are dead and others missing after heavy rain swamped Seoul's metropolitan region.
Kill Your Lawn | NYT Opinion
NYT, 10 Aug 2022
Seen from above, it’s not the undulating rows of square houses that make American suburbia so recognizable.
Serena Williams hints she will be retiring from tennis
BBC, 09 Aug 2022
Serena Williams has suggested she is set to retire from tennis, saying she will be "evolving away" from the sport after the US Open.
FBI searches Donald Trump’s Florida estate
Sky, 09 Aug 2022
Former US president Donald Trump’s home has been searched by FBI agents over classified information.
Taipei residents shrug off PLA drills near Taiwan as people on mainland back Beijing’s actions
SCMP, 09 Aug 2022
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube As mainland China continued joint military drills around Taiwan on August 9, 2022, people in Taip...
China has no choice but to fight back: Chinese vice FM on Pelosi's visit to Taiwan
CGTN, 09 Aug 2022
"The crisis is unilaterally provoked by the U.S. Despite China's many representations, the U.S.
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ITV, 09 Aug 2022
Russia launches Iranian satellite 'to spy on Ukraine'
Telegraph, 09 Aug 2022
An Iranian satellite launched by Russia blasted off from Kazakhstan early this morning and went into orbit amid fears Moscow might use it to improve its surveillance of military...
CD, 09 Aug 2022
Ukraine's digital transformation on 'war footing', minister says • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 09 Aug 2022
FRANCE 24 sat down with Mykhailo Fedorov, Ukraine's deputy prime minister and minister of digital transformation.
China using military drills to prepare an invasion, says Taiwan's foreign minister
Guardian, 09 Aug 2022
China is using its military drills to prepare for an invasion of Taiwan, the self-governed island's foreign minister said.