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Horace Silver, top U.S. jazz musician, died at the age of 85

Horace Silver was an American jazz pianist and composer who died at  the age of 85 in the U.S. on June 18th 2014. His health had been worse for several years, but his death was not disclosed. Silver started his career as a tenor saxophonist in Connecticut. But when he moved to New York in […]

Disastrous earthquakes and aftershocks strikes northern Thailand

  Last month, on the 5th of May an earthquake of 6.3 magnitude struck northern Thailand, causing some damage to buildings, schools and roads. The earthquake struck 17 miles southwest of the town of Chiang Rai, the most northern town in Thailand. It was even felt in the capital city, Bangkok and in neighboring, Myanmar. […]

Military against Taxi mafia gangs

On June 19 2014 at Suvarnabhumi, taxi mafia gangs offended the military vows. They said they wanted to get more money so they would only accept long trips. Maj Gen Nirandorn Samutsakhon (commander of the 11th Military circle) said “From now on, drivers will have to accept the passengers they get. They cannot choose them. But […]