• Mon, 29 Apr 2019 01:00
    ‘Lady of the Hills’ parents wonder if they’ll see her funeral
    THE PARENTS of the “Lady of the Hills”, a Thai woman whose body was found in England’s Yorkshire Dales in 2004 and identified only this year, are worried that they won’t live long enough to give her a proper funeral.
  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
    Husband of ‘Lady of the Hills’ Lamduan denies killing her
    THE PARENTS of a Thai woman found dead in England’s Yorkshire Dales in 2004 and, until identified lately, dubbed “the Lady of the Hills” have asked for the return of her remains.
  • Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:00
    Smartphones’ high-tech future is unfolding
    IN 2004, mobile phone company Motorola launched the Razr V3 model. Sleek, slim and iconically foldable, the phone was a hit worldwide, selling more than 130 million units during the product’s life span.
  • Wed, 26 Dec 2018 15:49
    Tsunami remembrance ceremony held on Patong Beach
    Residents, tourists and provincial dignitaries gathered on Wednesday morning at Patong Beach for a remembrance ceremony commemorating 14 years since the deadly tsunami that struck on the morning of December 26, 2004.
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  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
    No warning meant no escape from region’s latest tsunami
    Early-detection buoys installed after 2004 disaster were still in place, but useless 
  • Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
    Media to sign cooperation pact on relaying tsunami warnings
    DESPITE THEIR fierce business competition, major TV stations have joined hands to boost tsunami warnings and crisis reports, so as to prevent future disasters.
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:00
    Malaysia, foreign stakeholders, being ‘played’ by deep South peace process: BRN
    International best practices are being ignored as stakeholders in the so-called peace process for Thailand’s Muslim-majority far South seek a quick fix instead of addressing the historical root causes of a conflict that has claimed nearly 7,000 lives since January 2004.
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:00
    Anger over destruction of tsunami relics
    TWO BOATS-CUM-MUSEUMS that commemorated the deadly tsunami of 2004 have been torn down in Phang Nga, provoking a furious backlash on social media.
  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 01:00
    Supreme Court acquits six policemen in killing of teen
    THE SUPREME Court has given the benefit of the doubt to all six policemen who had been convicted of killing a 17-year-old suspect during the government’s war on drugs in 2004, reversing the rulings of two lower courts.
  • Sat, 06 Oct 2018 09:43
    Sites in Aceh for remembering the 2004 tsunami
    A tsunami hit Aceh in 2004, affecting well over 200,000 people. Fourteen years later, Aceh has recovered and has built museums and monuments to remember the extraordinary natural disaster.
  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 03:00
    Faulty warning system worries Phuket locals
    SINCE THE DEADLY tsunami struck Phuket in 2004, local people have trained their ears to listen to any alerts from the local warning towers only to learn that the system does not work properly.
  • Wed, 26 Sep 2018 06:23
    Mickelson 'would welcome' Ryder Cup pairing with Tiger
    Phil Mickelson, whose disastrous 2004 pairings with Tiger Woods have become the stuff of Ryder Cup legends, said Tuesday he would enjoy another chance and thinks Woods would as well.
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 16:00
    L’Oreal helps Stylenanda spread its wings
    Leading French cosmetic and skincare firm, L’Oreal announced this week the acquisition of Nanda Ltd, the popular South Korean lifestyle make-up and fashion company founded by Kim So-Hee in Seoul in 2004.
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:51
    184 teachers killed in southern insurgency
    Southern insurgents have killed 184 teachers in three southern border provinces since the violence flared up in 2004, a senior teacher said on Tuesday.
  • Sun, 18 Jun 2017 06:42
    US judge declares mistrial in Cosby sex assault case
    NORRISTOWN, United States - A US judge declared a mistrial Saturday in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case with the jury deadlocked on whether the disgraced star drugged and molested a woman in 2004, as prosecutors vowed to seek a retrial.
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